Watch The First Day Of Disrupt SF Right Here!

This is it, kids. The first day of Disrupt. The agenda is jammed with amazing speakers and companies launching in the Startup Battlefield. Tune in all day for the complete show and, as always, you can follow along using the #tcdisrupt hashtag.

Tickets are still available for the three day event. I know we say this every year, but this is the best Disrupt yet.


Monday, September 8, 2014

9:00am – 9:05am
Opening Remarks by TechCrunch

9:05am – 9:25am

Fireside Chat with Travis Kalanick (Uber), Moderated by Michael Arrington

9:25am – 9:45am

Founder Stories with Max Levchin (Affirm, HVF), Moderated by Alex Wilhelm

9:45am – 10:05am

In Conversation with Mark Cuban (Dallas Mavericks), Moderated by Matt Burns

10:05am – 10:30am

What To Fund: Omar Hamoui (Sequoia Capital), Aileen Lee (Cowboy Ventures), James Slavet (Greylock Partners), Danny Rimer (Index Ventures) Moderated by: Matthew Panzarino

10:30am – 10:50am

Fireside Chat with Elizabeth Holmes (Theranos) Moderated by Jon Shieber

10:50pm – 11:00am

Special Announcement

11:00am – 11:15am


11:15am – 11:25am

In Conversation with Bill Ready (Braintree/Paypal)

11:25am – 11:45am

Fireside Chat with Liam Casey (PCH International) Moderated by John Biggs

11:45am – 12:05pm

Founder Stories with Emmett Shear and Kevin Lin (Twitch) Moderated by Kyle Russell

12:05pm – 12:30pm

Fireside Chat with Ev Williams (Medium) and Walter Isaacson (Aspen Institute) Moderated by Matthew Panzarino

12:30pm – 1:40pm


1:40pm – 2:00pm

In Conversation with Bill Hambrecht (WR Hambrecht + Co) and Clayton Christensen (Harvard Business School) Moderated by Jon Shieber

2:00pm – 2:30pm

Zero to One: Peter Thiel (Founders Fund) Moderated by Alexia Tsotsis

Startup Battlefield with Jason Kincaid

2:30pm – 2:35pm

How the Startup Battlefield Works

2:35pm – 3:35pm

Startup Battlefield Session One – Automate

Judges: Josh Felser (Freestyle), Brady Forrest (Highway1), Bindi Karia (Silicon Valley Bank), Stephen Messer (Collective[i])

3:35pm – 3:45pm


3:45pm – 4:45pm

Startup Battlefield Session Two – Accelerate

Judges: Adam Cahan (Yahoo), Tony Conrad (True Ventures), Sarah Leary (Nextdoor), David Prager (The Assembly)

4:45pm – 5:00pm


5:00pm – 6:00pm

Startup Battlefield Session Three – Activate

Judges: Cyan Banister (Banister Capital), Cyril Ebersweiler (HAXLR8R), Ryan Sweeney (Accel Partners), David Tisch (Box Group)

5:00pm – 6:00pm

Startup Alley Crawl hosted by UPS CONNECT

9:00pm – midnight

After Party hosted by New Relic at Mighty

119 Utah Street (between Alameda St & 15th St), San Francisco

Tuesday, September 9, 2014