BREAKFAST & Registration

9:00am – 10:00am 


WELCOME REMARKS

10:00am – 10:10am

Jim Scheinman, the founding managing partner of Maven Ventures will kick off the third annual retreat at the reasonable hour of 10AM.


SPEAKER SESSION 1

10:10am – 11:50am

We’ll hear from Jess Lee (Sequoia/Polyvore), Elliot Shmukler (Instacart/Wealthfront), and Darius Contractor (Facebook Messenger/Dropbox) about the tactics they’ve found work to attain hypergrowth.


LUNCH ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS 

11:50pm – 1:20pm


SPEAKER SESSION 2 

1:20pm – 2:40pm

This session will include up-to-the-minute advice from growth experts in e-commerce like Fabian Seelbach (Curology) and dive into how the M&A experts in big tech like Marc Brown (Microsoft) are thinking about corporate development today.


BREAK 

2:40pm – 3:00pm


SPEAKER SESSION 3

3:00pm – 4:20pm

Finally we’ll get to hear the magic behind Instagram’s growth the past few years from Bangaly Kaba (Instacart) and enjoy a candid discussion on the investment landscape with Sarah Tavel (Benchmark), Jess Verrilli (GV) and Maven's Sara Deshpande. 


Cocktail Reception and Appetizers 

4:30pm – 6:00pm