Take the day to >play at UC Berkeley’s largest digital media and entertainment event.

MEDIA ADVISORY

Media Contact:

Abbey Breshears: abbey_breshears@mba.berkeley.edu
Dora Chai: dora_chai@mba.berkeley.edu

WHAT

The ninth annual Berkeley-Haas >play conference is a day of memorable keynotes from industry titans, panels on the latest digital media trends, a product expo and rocket pitch, plus a career fair.

The >play conference is entirely produced by MBA students from UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business.

This year’s theme, “Always On,” reflects the rapidly changing dynamics between users and their devices. Panel topics will include fitness technology, photo technology, social commerce, and music streaming.

This year’s sponsors include Autodesk, Visa, GoDaddy, Microsoft, and TubeMogul.

More information at: www.playconference.net

WHEN

Friday, October 25, 2013
9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Conference
6 p.m. to 9 p.m. After-party

WHERE

Hotel Nikko, 222 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 | (415) 394-1111

WHO

Speakers

§  Rich Lyons, dean of UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business – opening remarks

§  John Zimmer, Lyft, co-founder – interviewed by Michael Copeland, Andreessen Horowitz, Partner

§  Tim Campos, Facebook CIO – interviewed by Robert Scoble, blogger and tech evangelist

 

 

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