Structure 2008

Schedule

7:00 AM

Registration and Breakfast

8:00 AM

Opening Remarks

Speakers:Om Malik – Founder, GigaOM

8:10 AM

MINI-NOTE

The Platform Revolution: A Look Into Disruptive Technologies

Speakers:Jonathan Yarmis – AMR Research

8:30 AM

FIRESIDE CHAT

Igniting the Clouds: Virtualization Catalyzes Infrastructure On Demand

Moderated by:Om Malik – GigaOM
Speakers:Mendel Rosenblum – VMWare

Moderated by:Arnie Berman – Cowen and Company
8:50 AM

KEYNOTE

Speakers:Werner Vogels – Amazon.com

9:20 AM

PANEL

Working the Clouds: NextGen Infrastructure for New Entrepreneurs

Moderated by:Alistair Croll – Bitcurrent
Speakers:Geva Perry – GigaSpaces

Jason Hoffman – Tony Lucas
Tony Lucas – XCalibre
Lew Moorman – Rackspace
Christophe Bisciglia – Google
Joe Weinman – AT&T
10:10 AM

NETWORKING BREAK

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BREAK OPTION

The New New Stack: Re-examining the Internet Platform Chain

Moderated by:Stacey Higginbotham – GigaOM
Speakers:Vijay Gill – Lane Patterson

Harald Prokop
Dr. Jay Subrahmonia – IBM
10:50 AM

MINI-NOTE

Speakers:Drew Perkins – Infinera

Cloud9Analytics
Doug Judd
11:10 AM

PANEL

he Race to the Next Database: Overclocking and Analytics Augment Your Data Layer

Moderated by:Nitin Borwankar – TagSchema
Speakers:Mayank Bawa – Aster Data Systems

Dave Schrader – Teradata
Luke Lonergan – Greenplum
Damian Black – SQLstream
Scott Wiener – Cloud9Analytics
Doug Judd – Zvents
12:00 PM

LUNCH

Speakers:Shelby Clark – Founder and CEO, RelayRides

12:10 PM

LUNCH OPTION

Workshop: Google App Engine

Speakers:Rob Bernard – Chief Environmental Strategist, Microsoft

12:40 PM

LUNCH OPTION

Insider Secrets: Microsoft Datacenter Workshop

12:00 AM

LUNCH OPTION

Venture Capital and Seed Financing Workshop

Speakers:Sam Angus – Fenwick & West

Ken Elefant – Opus Capital
1:15 PM

FIRESIDE CHAT

The Endgame for Boxed Software?

Moderated by:Om Malk – GigaOM
Speakers:Parker Harris – Salesforce.com

Moderated by:Michael Copeland – Fortune Magazine
1:35 PM

MINI-NOTE

Speakers:Debra Charpaty – Microsoft

1:55 PM

PANEL

Harnessing Explosive Growth: Infrastructure Strategies and Tactics

Moderated by:Alistair Croll – Bitcurrent
Speakers:Sandy Jen – Meebo

Akash Garg – hi5 Networks
Jeremiah Robison – Slide
Jonathan Heiliger – Facebook
James Barrese – eBay
Raj Patel – Yahoo!

Speaker Lineup

Zach Nelson
President and Chief Executive Officer
Om Malik
Founder and Editor-in-Chief
James Barrese
Vice President, Systems Development and Architecture
Mayank Bawa
CEO
Parker Harris
Founder and Executive Vice President, Technology
Lane Patterson
Chief Technologist
Paul Lappas
Vice President of Engineering
Arnie Berman
Chief Technology Strategist
Lew Moorman
Senior Vice President, Strategy and Corporate Development
Damian Black
President and CEO
Patrick Kerpan
CTO
Jonathan Heiliger
VP of Technical Operations
Stacey Higginbotham
Writer
Luke Lonergan
Chief Technology Officer and Co-founder
Dr. Jonathan Koomey
Project Scientist and Professor
Greg Papadopoulos
Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President of Research and Development
Geva Perry
Chief Marketing Officer
Nitin Borwankar
Principal
Christophe Bisciglia
Senior Software Engineer
Tom Dyal
Managing Director
Jeremiah Robison
Chief Technology Officer
Dave Schrader
Director of Strategy and Marketing
Jason Hoffman
Founder and CTO
Drew Perkins
Chief Technology Officer
Debra Chrapaty
Corporate VP, Global Foundation Services
Jeff Barr
Senior Web Services Evangelist
Alistair Croll
Partner
Werner Vogels
Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Mendel Rosenblum
Co-founder
Dr. Albert Esser
Vice President Data Center Infrastructure
Raj Patel
Vice President of Global Networks
Danny Kolke
Founder and CTO
Allan Leinwand
Partner
Jonathan Yarmis
VP Advanced, Emerging and Disruptive Technologies
James Crowe
President and Chief Executive Officer
Maha Ibrahim
General Partner
Harald Prokop
Senior Vice President of Engineering
Vivek Mehra
General Partner
Paul Kedrosky
Senior Fellow
Scott Wiener
CTO
Michael Copeland
Senior Writer
Doug Judd
Principal Search Architect
Joe Weinman
Vice President of Strategic Solutions
Ken Elefant
Founding Partner
Sandy Jen
Co-founder and VP of Engineering
Tony Lucas
CEO
Akash Garg
CTO
Bill Lucchini
Vice President and General Manager
Dr. Jay Subrahmonia
Director, Advanced Customer Solutions
Dr. Lawrence G. Roberts
Founder and Chairman
Rajeev Batra
Principal
Vijay Gill
Manager, Engineering