10:30 to 11:25 - Keynote
Speaker: Paul Carff, Google: Google TV
11:30 to 12:30 - Android Ecosystem: State of the union (#1)
Moderator: Gregory, InMobi
Bill Galione, SVP of Sales for the America region
Guangbin, Mobile China Forum, Huawei
Vasily Salomatov, Co-founder AppsGeyser
Pragati Ogal Rai, PayPal
1:00 to 1:55 - Android in the Cloud & Enterprise: HTML5, Security and Beyond (#2)
Taek Chung, GM/Head of Business development for Dolphin Browser
Chuck Serapilio, President of Business Development / Founder, Cellution Inc.
Hugo Troche, cofounder of Appsperse
Christopher Griffin, CEO, Betable
2:00 to 2:55 - From Android App Developers to Startup Entrepreneurs (#3)
Moderator: Sumeet Jain, CMEA Capital
Anurag (Anu) Nigam, Sand Hill Angels
Connie Wang, managing partner at USAsia Law Group
Damien Patton, Founder and CEO at Banjo
3:00 to 3:55 - Android Innovation Showcase: New devices, tools, accessories, and more!
Host: David Cao, Bill Wixted (SD Android)
Edward Schmit, Director, AT&T Developer Program
Ted Ladd, Platform Evangelist, WIMM Labs
Hod Greeley, Samsung, Samsung Sensor Simulator
Matthew DuPuy, ARM
Wolf Paulus, Sr. Architect Mobile Software Development, Hewlett-Packard
Gary Yentin & Tom Emrich, App-Promo
4:00 to 5:00 - Android Startup Challenge 2011
Host: Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs
Opening Remark: Jason, Partner, DCM
Lead Judge: Jason Krikorian, General Partner, DCM
Martin Tannerfors – Director Marketing for Samsung Developers Americas
Sumeet Jain, CMEA Capital
Anurag (Anu) Nigam, Sand Hill Angels
Wednesday, October 12: Android Bootcamp (Hosted by SVAndroid, SD-GTUG, SD-Android)
10:30AM – 5:00PM
10:30 to 11:25 - Introductions and Keynote
Moderator: David Cao
Nick Dicarlo, VP of Product Planning for Samsung
Chris Dury, COO, GetJar: app business models and gold
11:30 to 12:30 - Introduction to the Honeycomb platform: New features, functions and APIs
Hod Greeley, Samsung
1:00 to 1:55 - Android tools for HD Haptics – Adding feeling and texture to your apps
Bob Heubel, Immersion
2:00 to 2:55 - Amazon SDK for Android and Enterprise Security
Shafaq Abdullah, Zenprise
Host: SD Android
3:00 to 3:55 - Sensors in Android–native level access, virtual sensors and future directions
Jim Steele, VP of Engineering, Sensor Platforms
Host: SD Android
4:00 to 5:00 - Indoor Location-Based Services in Android–NFC and using LTE for the Next Generation 911 initiative
Speaker: Upkar Dhaliwal, Invisitrack
Host: SD Android
Paul is a Developer Advocate for the Google TV platform, and is currently engaging with partners to develop Video Sitemaps improving Video Search and Discovery. At Google he has managed a number of internal technical support teams, the Google Analytics Support team and developed data warehousing solutions enabling Googles Sales and Support teams to scale.
Before working at Google Paul was a career Naval Officer working his way from the enlisted to the officer ranks. Along the way, he maintained the nuclear reactors on submarines, managed the Navy’s largest Network Operations Center (NOC), and was a deputy director of the Naval Surface Warfare Center, where he was responsible for an 850+ organization of engineers. In his last couple of roles, Paul oversaw all IP systems and communications to and from the Navy’s Pacific fleet and was engineering lead for new IP based radios.
Paul holds a BS in Engineering Physics from Santa Clara University and an MS in Computer Science from the Naval Postgraduate School at Monterey, Ca.
Vice President of Product Planning & Product Marketing,
Samsung Telecommunications America
Nicholas DiCarlo is Vice President of Product Planning for the wireless terminals division of
Samsung Telecommunications America. Nick guides the product strategies that have powered
Samsung into the #1 position in the U.S. market, thanks to the launch of iconic products such as
the Galaxy S Family, Galaxy Tab family, the ATT Infuse 4G, Droid Charge, and the first Android
powered T-Mobile Sidekick 4G.
Prior to joining Samsung, Nick worked in various strategy, product planning, and customer care
functions for Nokia.
Nick holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Bucknell University and an M.B.A. from
University of Texas at Austin.
Chris Dury is COO for GetJar. Prior to GetJar, Chris helped grow scanR, a mobile productivity service, from inception to millions of users. He also co-founded OneFone, a mobile virtual network operator. In addition, he held leadership positions at two VoIP startups, TalkingNets and Firetalk, and started his career at Intel. Chris holds a degree in Economics from Michigan State and an MBA from NYU’s Stern School of Business.
Jason Krikorian brings an entrepreneur’s perspective to DCM and its portfolio companies. Before joiningDCM as a General Partner, Jason co-founded Sling Media, the pioneering digital media and device company. Among its many accolades, Sling Media received an Emmy Award for the Slingbox, the device that first introduced the world to the concept of placeshifting. Sling Media was acquired by EchoStar in October 2007.
As Co-Founder of Sling Media, a DCM portfolio company, Jason headed many functions across the organization. Jason acted as EVP of Business Development, EVP of Marketing, and CFO at various points in the evolution of Sling Media. Among other things, Jason led the establishment of distribution and development partnerships with global television, broadband and mobile operators. The breadth of his responsibilities reflects the wide range of expertise required of an entrepreneur and Jason’s capacity to guide portfolio companies across many areas of their businesses.
Prior to co-founding Sling Media, Jason acted as Partner in id8 Group Holdings, Inc. With id8 Group,Jason advised global leading companies on product and business strategy. His areas of focus included digital media devices and services, and mobile device platforms. Jason also drove business development activities for id8 Group.
Jason joined id8 Group after spending several years in management consulting with The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). While at BCG, Jason advised Fortune 500 clients in the retail, automotive, and utilities sectors. His work there spanned many areas, from retail inventory management to the creation of ecommerce strategies.
Prior to BCG, Jason worked in corporate securities law at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, where he assisted in the execution of numerous initial public offerings, acquisitions, and private placements.
Living and working in a Stanford-dominated area, Jason and his wife Jen count themselves as proud alumni of the University of California, where Jason was a member of the nationally-ranked NCAA swim team.
Gregory Kennedy, Director of Global Marketing at InMobi
Gregory has over a decade of multidisciplinary marketing experience. He has held marketing or account leadership roles for clients and employers including: InMobi, CUPR Inc., LiveJournal, Cyworld, Dish Network, Kodak, and Sony
Taek is a GM/Head of Business development for Dolphin Browser, a Sequoia-backed mobile browser with over 9 million downloads in Android. Throughout his career, Taek has contributed to the mobile ecosystem from hardware chip set (Qualcomm) to mobile handset (LG Mobile Handset) to wireless operators (Deutsche Telekom). In LG, he put together partnerships with more than 10 Silicon Valley companies whose contents and services eventually became part of LG’s Optimus devices (if you see some cool contents/services in LG devices, it might be his work!) Taek has had multiple hats in the mobile industry; academic expert on mobile communications systems during his Stanford PhD, business consultant during McKinsey, advisor to many mobile startups including Dolphin Browser since its inception.