Los Angeles to Host First-Ever DiscoverMe Forum: Tech, Finance and Media Leaders Discuss How the Crowd is Transforming Businesses
LOS ANGELES, Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- DiscoverMe will be hosting its first forum in Los Angeles on January 29-31, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza.
DiscoverMe features discussions on the impact crowdfunding, crowdsourcing, and new media play in transforming the current business landscape, bringing together over 500 inspirational creators, founders, and investors to participate in boundary-breaking conversation while forming valuable new relationships. The three-day gathering will go behind-the-scenes of the unique experiences that push the limits of innovation and success for companies like CrowdTilt, Rally.org, Crowdflower, Rockethub, Karmaloop, Stageit, Basis and Ouya. Participants will offer real-world experience and share their best practices for value creation through innovation.
The invite-only forum will primarily consist of fireside chats and breakout sessions, engaging attendees in conversation on how to remain competitive and relevant in an ever changing business landscape. The small group format encourages interactivity and relationship building among peers, where each participant contributes value added knowledge.
"Having hosted numerous dinner parties for my friends and experienced the intimate conversation and relationships that have formed throughout, I recognized the potential in bringing together groups of inspirational peers," said DiscoverMe Founder, Kai Tao. "I wanted to host an event to replicate the atmosphere of my dinner parties on a large scale with innovative leaders across multiple industries."
DiscoverMe has an extensive roster of special guests; Entrepreneurs, Media Content Creators, Investors, and Studio Executives. Some special guests include: Julie Uhrman (Ouya, Founder & CEO), James Beshara (CrowdTilt, Co-Founder & CEO), Chris Van Pelt (Crowdflower, Co-Founder & CTO), Tom Serres (Rally.org, Founder & CEO), Tim Chang (Mayfield Funds, Partner), and Michelle Phan (Entrepreneur & YouTube Star), and many more.
For more information on DiscoverMe or to view the complete list of special guests, visit http://www.DiscoverMe.org.