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Event Date Mon Sep 10 EDT - Fri Sep 14 EDT (about 3 years ago)
Location CIC Boston
50 Milk Street 16th floor, Boston, MA 02109, United States
Region Americas

Don’t miss this year’s great sessions, and opportunities to connect with more of Boston’s startup community. See what events we have for you!

A free, five-day series of events celebrating, educating, and connecting Boston’s startup community. Whether you’re an aspiring founder, a leader at a growing company, or someone exploring opportunities to work with or at startups, Startup Boston has an event for you. Last year (organized as “Boston Startup Week”) we held 52 events, with over 2,500 attendees. were among our lineup of startup leaders & investors helping our community understand how to grow their teams, scale their tech, and build their businesses.


2018 Speakers:

Jody Rose
President, New England Venture Capital Association

Raj Aggarwal
Cofounder of Stealth Startup & Former CEO, Localytics

Elias Torres
Founder & CTO, Drif

Maia Heymann
General Partner, Converge

Joe Chernov
CMO, Insightsquared

Parul Singh
Principal, Founder Collective

Katie Martell
On-demand Marketing Strategiest

Melissa Withers
Managing Director, Revup

Jean Hammond
General Partner, Learnlaunch Accelerator

Adam Mavrikos
VP, Inside Sales, Toast

Todd Garland
Founder, Buysellads

Greg Raiz
Founder & Former CEO, Raizlabs

Nilanjana Bhowmik
Cofounder & General Partner, Converge

Vanessa Ferranto
Sr. Dir. Of Product Management, the Grommet

Sarah Downey
Principal, Accomplice VC

Kate Castle
Marketing Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners

Shereen Shermak
Investor & Advisor

Duncan Lennox
Founder & Chairman, Qstream

Sarah Duffy
Director of Talent, Openview Ventures

Richard Dulude
Cofounder, Underscore VC

Nick Dougherty
Program Director, Pulse@masschallenge

Sarah Hodges
Partner, Pillar Vc

Rich Palmer
Cofounder & Cto, Gravyty

Rudina Seseri
Founder & Managing Partner, Glasswing Ventures

Greg Dracon
Partner, .406 Ventures

Sean Kelly
Lead Software Engineer, Rapid7

Katie Sedat
Head of Marketing, Airfox

Sarah Fay
Managing Director, Glasswing Ventures

Chetan Jhaveri
CEO & Cofounder, Sophia

Rob Go
Partner & Cofounder, Nextview Ventures

Phil Greenwald
Assoc. Dir. Of Tech, Harvard Innovation Labs

Simone Lapray
Program Manager, Tie Boston

Kendall Tucker
CEO & Founder, Polis

Kathy Nolan
Client Service Manager, Shoobx

Rick Grinnell
Founder & Managing Partner, Glasswing Ventures

Sam Oliver
Technical Recruiter, Pathai

Aaron Sherman
Founder & CEO , Storyboard That

Scott Barnett
Cofounder & CEO , Meetaway

Anuj Adhiya
Dir. Of Engagement & Analytics, Growthhackers

Scott Sigel
Dir. Of Biz Dev, Commonwealth Crypto

Sean Judge
Principal, Highland Capital

Yasyf Mohamedali
Founder, Karuna

Cullen Schwarz
Cofounder & CEO , Donegood

Josh Stockwell
Intellectual Property Lawyer, Mcinnes & Mclane, Llp

Deb Kemper
Managing Director, Golden Seeds

Brandon Hendrix
Head of Acquisition, Lovepop

Paul Sagan
Investor & Xir, General Catalyst

Rob Stevens
Former Cro & Cofounder, Tive

Payal Divakaran
Principal, .406 Ventures

Maya Said
President & CEO , Outcomes4me

Kathy Bisbee
Cofounder & Director, Public Vr Lab

Scott Caras
Vice President, Breakaway Ventures

Henry Dubin
Regional Manager, Commercial Sales, Salesforce

Mike Brown
Cofounder & CEO ,

Vinit Nijhawan
Cofounder, Learnlaunch

Shauni Deshmukh
CTO, Tettra

Veronica Curran
VP of Talent Acquisition, Mendix

Lynda Applegate
Baker Foundation Professor, Hbs

Marie Warner
President, Warner Professional Sales

Sharon Kan
CEO & Cofounder, Pepperlane

Rajia Abdelaziz
Cofounder & CEO, Invisawear

Jennifer Lum
Cofounder & Coo,

Allison Grinberg-funes
Leadership Committee Member, Boston Content

Nancy Tao Go
Cmo, Devoted Health

Chandra Briggman
Director, Venture Cafe Kendall

Patrick Campbell
Cofounder, Profitwell

Bob Davis
Partner, Highland Capital

Gareth Burrowes
Cofounder & Head of Product and Growth, the Tech Connection

Nicole Sievers
Platform Associate, Nextview Ventures

Jay Neely
Creator, Boston Startups Guide

Drew Volpe
Managing Partner, First Star

Julie Meringer
President, Your Call Football

Thara Pillai
Assoc. Dir. Alumni Programs, Harvard Rock Center for Entrepreneurship

Gwen Betts
Director Ux, Rapid7

Juan Luis Leung-li
Partner, Tectonic Ventures

Ben Jabbawy
Founder, Privy

Zen Chu
Managing Director, Accelerated Medical Ventures

Jacki Leahy
Director of Biz Dev, Linksquares

Mike Festa
Dir. Of Wayfair Next, Wayfair

Michael Troiano
Partner, G20 Ventures

Oscar-wyett Moore
Account Exec. Emea, Scalr

Peter Cai
VP Engineering, Privy

Zach Braiker
President, Refine+refocus

Donna Levin
Exec. Dir. Of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Wpi

Debi Kleiman
Exec. Dir., Babson Blank Center for Entrepreneurship

Sara Sigel
Head of Care Experience, Cozykin

Reed Sturtevant
General Partner, the Engine

Rica Elysee
Founder & CEO , Beautylynk

Trish Cotter
Exec. Dir. Martin Trust Center, Mit Entrepreneurship

Neil Chheda
Cofounder & Managing Partner, Romulus Capital

Stefania Mallett
CEO & Cofounder, Ezcater

Diane Hessan
Chairman, C Space

Katie Mulligan
Platform Associate, Pillar Vc

Maggie Crowley
Staff Product Manager, Drift

Lily Lyman
Principal, Underscore Vc

Amy Knapp
Head of Talent, Redpoint Ventures

Allison Sproul
Talent Acquisition, Cengage

Jennie Kelly
Director of Operations & Finance, Workaround

Wade Rousch
Technology Journalist & Podcaster

Felicia Jadczak
Co-CEO , She Geeks Out

Michael Greeley
General Partner, Flare Capital Partners

Dan Mccormack
Founder & CEO , Blucloud

David Fredricks
Founder & Managing Director,

Michelle Campbell
Talent Development Lead, Eager Labs

Colin Barry
Staff Writer & Editor, Venturefizz

Max Blumenthal
Cofounder & CEO , Fincura

Erik Bullen
Startup Mentor, Advisor, Investor

Taylor Caforio
VP Biz Dev, Conduit

Cara Hogan
Content Strategist, Zaius

Jeff Vincent
Sr. Product Manager, Appcues

Clement Cazalot
Managing Director, Techstars Boston

Andrew Rollins
CEO , Everbloom

Jonathan Kim
Founder & CEO , Appcues

Mike Volpe
CEO , Lola

Adrienne Burke-moran
Content & Community, Codex Protocol

Dan Diachenko
Head of Global Business Relations, Peopleproductive

Alexa Lightner
Dir. Of People Analytics & Sr. Customer Success Manager, Humanyze

David Vencis
Advisor, Scholarjet

Zuzana Giertlova
Solutions Architect, Attivio

John Valentine
Founder, Host & Producer, Early Stage Podcast

Matthew Corbett
CEO , Hub Recruiting

Alexandra Sukin
Co-president, Harvard Ventures

Geoffrey Bernstein
General Partner, Indicator Ventures

Amy Quigley
President, Mitx

Phil Beauregard
Angel Investor & Entrepreneur

Rob Biederman
Co-CEO & Cofounder, Catalant Technologies

Anum Valliani
Associate Offering Manager, Ibm

David Getman
Product Owner, Carbon Black

Carla Small
Sr. Dir., Innovation & Digital Health Accelerator, Boston Children's Hospital

Kate Murdock
Associate, Openview Venture Partners

Greg Smith
Angel Investor & Startup Mentor

Pete Karl Ii
Lead, Efficiency, Drift

Sean Lindsay
Founder, Eager Labs

Rachel Decker
Product Manager, Ezcater

Ignacio Castro
Boston Managing Director, Founder Institute

Matthew Brogie
CEO , Repsly

Tomas Ratia
Cofounder & CEO , Frase

Kate Lagarde
Talent Manager, Cloudhealth Technologies

Tommy Barth
Manager, Talent Programs, Circle

Jennifer Paxton
Director of Talent, Levelup

Michael Skok
Founding Partner, Underscore Vc

Daniel Sullivan
Founder & CEO, Crowdly

Tiemae Roquerre
Principal, Inblockchain

Matthew Walsh
Partner, Castle Island Ventures

Tony Wieczorek
VP Technology, Patient Discovery

Charlotte How
Talent Acquisition, People Operations, Bookbub

Sarah Welch
SVP Consumer Marketing, Cargurus

Snejina Zacharia
Founder & CEO, Insurify

Sravish Sridhar
VP & General Manager, Kinvey

Sponsors & Partners

2018 Sponsors and Partners:

• CIC Boston
• Fama PR
• NDash.Co

• Just Works
• Sales force

• Deloitte
• TriNet
• T3 Advisors
• Silicon Valley Bank

• Akamai
• Pivotal
• Boston New Technology
• Boston Startups Guide
• HUB Week
• Alley
• Six Foot
• The Yard
• District Hall
• GSV Labs