Release Date: 05/16/2014
TiECON East is the Largest Startup Conference on the East Coast that brings together Entrepreneurs, Startups, and Mentors from various industries under one roof. TiECON East works as a platform for Entrepreneurs to learn about industry trends and expand their network. The theme for this year’s conference is “Breaking Boundaries” and will be held at the Cambridge Marriott on May 29 – 30, 2014. Take advantage of the networking opportunities and learn from the experts as you meet VC’s, Angel Investors, and maybe your next business partner at TIECON East 2014.
This year we have lined up exceptional key-note speakers; six prominent leaders, entrepreneurs, and engaging experts in the Technology, Telecom, Financial, and Biotech industries.
Abby Johnson is the President of Fidelity Investments, and all set to lead the billion dollar mutual fund company. After receiving her MBA from Harvard, she has worked at Fidelity for the past 24 years moving through the ranks to get where she is today. Her experience and leadership skills will come into play while she turns around the 67 year old firm’s fund business.
Tom Erickson is the CEO and founder director of Acquia, one of the most successful open source companies for Drupal. Acquia was named the fastest growing software company in the US. Tom has over 25 years of experience leading large and small software businesses in countries around the world including the US, Australia, France and England.
Roger Marino is the co-founder of EMC Corporation. Since EMC, he has been an active investor in multiple startups. His substantial contribution to Northeastern University funded their world class athletic center: Marino Center. He also founded Revere pictures.
Surya Panditi is Senior Vice President and General Manager of the SPN Group at Cisco. He is responsible for the strategy, engineering, and marketing of Cisco’s comprehensive SPN platforms. Having led multiple startups, he has been dubbed the serial CEO. There have been multiple takeovers under Panditi’s leadership at Cisco making him a veteran in the telecom industry.
Sarvajana Dwivedi is the co-founder of Pearl Therapeutics, which creates products that treats respiratory illness/COPD in patients. Pearl Therapeutics was acquired by Astra Zeneca in 2013 for $1.15B. His story serves as an inspiration to the biotech world.
Tulsi Gabbard is a representative of congress from Hawaii. She is also a decorated war veteran. She has a passion for public service which in turn led to her co-founding a non-profit for environmental benefit, her two deployments to the Middle East, and her political career. She is the youngest Hindu Congresswomen and continues to work for the benefit of the economy.
With such amazing stories, you do not want to miss the opportunity to get inspired to break boundaries. We are excited for this year’s conference and look forward to seeing you there.
Register today at the Member rate using promo code: TC14AP
For more information, please visit: www.tieconeast.org or call 781-272-3875