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Event Date Wed Oct 27 EDT (in 6 days)
Location Virtual
Region All

Gain insights on how to scale your B2B and B2C company from CEOs who have done it themselves. Meet the founders building with low code/no code, meet the investors cutting the checks, and discover the next generation of SaaS startups bridging data with new technologies.

SaaS startups have gone into warp drive to keep up with demand in 2021. At this 100% virtual event, you’ll hear from the CEOs who scaled multi-billion-dollar companies, meet the investors cutting the checks, and discover the next-gen. of SaaS startups going boldly where no one has gone before. Get actionable takeaways and prime 1:1 networking opportunities and get new ideas to improve your skills.

Scaling SaaS
Get advice from founders about how they grew their companies from idea to unicorn status.

Keeping SaaS Safe
Get actionable insights from experienced CISOs on how to keep your own platforms safe and what they look for when they buy SaaS services for their companies.

Fundraising for SaaS
Hear from some of the top VCs in the industry about what they are looking for when they invest in SaaS products and the advice they have for founders.

Building SaaS
From UI/UX considerations and integrations to hiring the right sales team there's a lot that goes into creating SaaS applications that sell. Get use-cases and advice from the people who've been there.


2021 Speakers

Casey Aylward
Principal, Costanoa Ventures

Jyoti Bansal
Co-founder & CEO, Harness

Kathy Baxter
Principal Architect, Ethical AI Practice, Salesforce

André Christ
Co-Founder & CEO, LeanIX

Edna Conway
Vice President, Chief Security & Risk Officer, Azure, Microsoft

Marcello Damiani
Chief Digital & Operational Excellence Officer, Moderna

Daniel Dines
Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer, UiPath

Thomas C. Fountain
Operating Partner, IT & Digital Transformation, One Rock Capital Partners

Kobie Fuller
Partner, Upfront Ventures

Varun Ganapathi
Co-founder and CTO, AKASA

Ali Ghodsi
Co-founder & CEO, Databricks

Ben Gotfredson
Global Startup Program Manager, Snowflake

Adam Gross
Ex-CEO, Heroku

Sarah Guo
General Partner, Greylock

Nancee Halpin
Solutions Engineer,

Lakshmi Hanspal
Global Chief Security Officer, Box

Jon Hirschtick
Executive Vice President, PTC and Founder, Onshape

Abby Kearns
CTO, Puppet

Jenn Knight
Co-founder & CTO, AgentSync

Jay Kreps
Co-founder & CEO, Confluent

Augusto "Aghi" Marietti
CEO & Co-founder, Kong Inc.

Nick Mehta
Chief Executive Officer, Gainsight

Soumyadeb Mitra
Founder & CEO, RudderStack

Barr Moses
Co-founder & CEO, Monte Carlo

Wendy Nather
Advisory CISO, Cisco Secure

Deidre Paknad
Co-founder & CEO, WorkBoard

Miruna Parchirie
Localization Manager, KUDO

Greg Petraetis
Managing Director, Midmarket and Partner Ecosystem, SAP North America

Stephanie Pye
Lead Product Marketing Manager,

Olivia Rose
CISO, VP of IT & Security, Amplitude

Monica Sarbu
Founder & CEO, Xata

Nashlie Sephus
Machine Learning Technology Evangelist, Amazon AI, Amazon Web Services

Javier Soltero
VP & GM, Google Workspace, Google

Jared Spataro
Corporate Vice President, Microsoft 365, Microsoft

Laela Sturdy
General Partner, CapitalG, Alphabet’s independent growth fund

Jason Warner
Managing Director, Redpoint Ventures

Max Wessel
EVP & Chief Learning Officer, SAP

Dan Wright
CEO, DataRobot

Dave Wright
Chief Innovation Officer, ServiceNow

Fardad Zabetian
Co-Founder & CEO, KUDO

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors and Partners

• LeanIX
• Onshape, a PTC Business
• Skyflow

• RudderStack
• Vista Equity Partners

• Growth Molecules
• SaaStock EMEA
• SaaS Mag
• Techstars
• The New Stack