Teens love technology and social media but often lack the understanding on how to manage their personal brand. This half day conference will include short, informative chats/panels with some of the most respected, hippest and smartest peeps in the tech & media industry, on finding your passion, creating a new market, funding your idea, and more.
Who? Tweens to Teens ages 8-16 in the Bay Area eager to learn how to grow and build their social media presence, build a business, act on a dream, find their passion, and be at the forefront of social good.
Celebrities and Entrepreneurs in residence will include:
** Asia Monet Ray, actress, with starring roles on Grey’s Anatomy, American Crime Story and more
** Jill and Kendall Vertes, stars of Dance Moms, one of the most recognized mother/daughter teams in the world
** Selina Tobaccawala, Former CEO of Survey Monkey and founder of Gixo
** Tina Sharkey, entrepreneur and co-founder/CEO of Brandless
** John Battelle, entrepreneur, author, and journalist
** Erin Cullum, PopSugar Editor
** Cassandra Bankson, creator of ISPY and make up expert with 800K YouTube followers
Christine O’Brien, co-founder of 500 Startups and SVB executive