Speaker Schedule

Day 1 - Tuesday, December 3

10:00 am PST

FEATURED SPEAKER
Karen Kerrigan, 
President & CEO of Small Business Entrepreneurship Council, lobbied the White House and Congress in support of the JOBS Act

1:00 pm PST

U.S. Senator Mark Warner (D-VA), serial entrepreneur and venture capitalist

U.S. Representative David Schweikert (R-AZ), successful real estate professional

Ben Miller, Co-Founder of FundRise, a platform allowing non-accrediteds to invest alongside mega-developers

Paul Niederer, CEO of Australian Small Scale Offering Board, a hybrid Title II & Title III model

Day 2 - Wednesday, December 4

10:00 am PST

KEYNOTE
Jay Abraham, 
Founder & CEO of The Abraham Group, preeminence and growth mentor

1:00 pm PST

Nav Athwal, Co-Founder & CEO of RealtyShares, angel investor real estate platform

Joseph Barisonzi, Co-Founder & CEO of CommunityLeader, service provider for platform operators

Amy Cortese, NY Times Contributor, author of Locavesting

John Harthorne, Founder & CEO MassChallenge, an accelerator

Korstiaan Zandvliet, Managing Director of Symbid, Netherlands, a non-accredited investing Platform

Day 3 - Thursday, December 5

1:00 pm PST

Dani Beit-Or, CEO of Simply Do It, Real Estate Syndicator

David Levine, Co-Founder, Director American Sustainable Business Council

Arik Marmorstein, Co-Founder & CEO, Mimoona, an Israeli funding platform

Marla Tabaka, Inc. Magazine Contributor

Rep. Thomas Murry, State Representative, author of North Carolina Intra-state CrowdFunding Bill

Day 4 - Friday, December 6

1:00 pm PST

Daniel Gorfine, Legal Counsel for the Milken Institute

Sara Hanks, CEO of CrowdCheck

Jenny Kassan, CEO of Cutting Edge Capital, a direct public offering specialist

Bruce Lipnick, Founder of Crowd Alliance, hedge fund investor

Landon Ray, Founder & CEO of Ontraport, an automated marketing system

Day 5 - Saturday, December 7

1:00 pm PST

Andrew Bellak, Co-Founder, President & CEO of StakeHolder Capital

Douglas Ellenoff, Partner at Ellenoff, Grossman & Schole

Caroline Lamaud, Co-Founder of Anaxago, French equity platform

Brian Meece, CEO of RocketHub, leading rewards platform

Lena Requist, COO of Ontraport, business automation system

Day 6 - Sunday, December 8

1:00 pm PST

Mark Levine, Lawyer, Syndicator, and University of Denver Professor

C.E. (Tee) Rowe, President & CEO of the America’s Small Business Development Centers

Roger Royse, Startup specialist, partner Royse Law Firm

Bishop Rodney Sampson, Founder of Kingonomics, The Church As An Epicenter of CrowdFunding

Art Stevens, General Manager of MicroPlace, a brokerage platform (an E-Bay company)

Day 7 - Monday, December 9

1:00 pm PST

Jouko Ahvenainen, Co-Founder of UK GrowVC

Alisa Gravitz, President & CEO of Green America, rebuilding the economy through green companies 

Shahab Kaviani, Co-Founder & CEO of CoFoundersLab, a matching site for potential founders

John Perkins, Chairman, First Wyoming Capital, former president of NASAA and state commissioner, direct public offering mentor

Paul Spinrad,  Chief Story Officer at Investian, ex-Wired Editor, the father of CrowdFunding

Day 8 - Tuesday, December 10

1:00 pm PST

Jilliene Helman, Founder & CEO of RealtyMogul, accredited real estate platform

Hazel Henderson, Founder of Ethical Markets Media, economic advisor to three adminsitrations

Charles Luzar, Director of CrowdFunding Insider

Gadi Mazor, General Partner & CTO of OurCrowd, Israeli angel investor technology platform

Devin Thorpe, Forbes Contributor

Day 9 - Wednesday, December 11

1:00 pm PST

Jonathan Frutkin, CEO of Cricca Funding, turns customers into loyal owners, entrepreneur, attorney

Megan Johnson & Jeff Bekaires, Co-Founders of SparkMarket, Georgia CrowdFunding platform using intra-state exemption

Jeff Lynn, Co-Founder and CEO of UK Seedrs

Terry Mollner, Co-Founder, Director of Calvert Foundation, Founder and Chair of StakeHolders Capital, Board Director of Ben & Jerrys

Humphrey Polanen, Managing Director of I-BankersDirect, accredited angel platform


Day 10 - Thursday, December 12

1:00 pm PST

Sydney Armani, CEO of Silicon Valley CrowdFund Ventures; CEO & President of CrowdFundBeat

Richard Bliss, Senior VP of Global Marketing for Social Tech Media

Timothy Draper, Founder & Managing Director of Draper Fisher Jurvetson Fund

Peter Einstein, Founder of CrowdFunding4All a discovery site for funders

Timothy Freundlich, President & CEO of Impact Assets, Founder The Hub Social Incubator, SoCal Conferences

Sherwood Neiss, Co-founder & Principal of CrowdFund Capital Advisors, lobbied to get the CrowdFunding bill proposed in the House

Day 11 - Friday, December 13

1:00 pm PST

Barry James, Founder & CEO of Angel Revolutions, UK CrowdFunding Advocate, producer of Deep Impact Conference

Howard Leonhardt, Founder & Chairman of CA Stock Xchange

Marlon Paz, Partner at Locke Lord, former official at Securities And Exchange Commission

John Perkins, Chairman, First Wyoming Capital, former president of NASAA and state commissioner, direct public offering mentor

Stuart Rudick, Founding Partner of Mindful Investors Fund

David Weild IV, Chairman & CEO of Weild & Co., former Vice-Chairman of NASDAQ

Day 12 - Saturday, December 14

1:00 pm PST

David Drake, Founder & Chairman of LDJ Capital and Soho Loft

Douglas Lawson, CEO and Co-Founder of Kingdom Trust Company

Joe Polish, Founder & President of Piranha Marketing, leading business growth advisor

Wil Schroter, Founder & CEO of Fundable

Gene Trowbridge, Partner Trowbridge & Taylor syndicators, attorneys

Randy Williams, Founder & CEO of Keiretsu Forum angel chapters in 30 cities on four continents 

Day 13 - Sunday, December 15

1:00 pm PST

Michael Crosson, online marketing expert, Publisher of SocialMediopolis.com

Adam Lee, Co-Founder & CEO of Bohemian Guitars, first non-accredited crowdfunding deal completed in the U.S. under intra-state Georgia State exemption

Elton Rivas, Co-Founder & Board President of One Spark, 120,000 person CrowdFunding festival in Jacksonville, FL with $4 million raised in two weeks

Sustainability Panel

  • David Levine – Moderator, Co-Founder & CEO of American Sustainable Business Council
  • Frank Knapp, Co-Founder, President & CEO of the South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce
  • Jenny Kassan, CEO of Cutting Edge Capital
  • Michael Shuman, Founding Board Member of BALLE

David Weild IV, Chairman and CEO of Weild & Co., former vice-chairman NASDAQ

Day 14 - Monday, December 16

1:00 pm PST

U.S. Congressman Patrick McHenry (R-NC), original author of the first House version which became the Title III of the JOBS Act 

Douglas Atkin, Portfolio Manager at Guggenheim Partners

Jonny Price, Senior Director of KIVA-Zip

Joy Schoffler, Principal of Leverage PR

Woody Tasch, Founder Slow Money, Co-Founder Investors Circle

Jason Best, Co-founder & Principal of CrowdFund Capital Advisors, lobbied the House for the original CrowdFunding bill


Special Bonus: Day 15, Tuesday, December 17

1:00 pm PST

Grand Finale: 8 Celebrity Business Mentors Interviewed by Jay Abraham

They share tips for you to accomplish exponential business growth

Jay Abraham, Founder & CEO of The Abraham Group, preeminence and growth mentor

Stephen M.R. Covey, CoFounder of Covey Link and FranklinCovey Global Speed of Trust Practice

Tim Ferriss, Author of the 4-Hour Workweek, Entrepereneur, Angel Investor and Public Speaker

Michael E. Gerber, Author of The E-Myth Expert Series and Found of Michael E. Gerber Companies

Kevin Harrington, CEO of TVGoods.com and CoFounder of OmniReliant Holdings

Jeffrey Hayzlett, Author of The Mirror Test and Founder of The Hayzlett Group

Daymond John, Founder of FUBU and Author of Display of Power Series

Greg Link, CoFounder of Covey Link and FranklinCovey Global Speed of Trust Practice

Fran Tarkenton, Football Great and Founder of Tarkenton Companies