Join us March 26th as we welcome Matt Rogers, Co-founder of Nest. Matt Rogers is a Founder and VP of Engineering at Nest Labs. The Nest thermostat learns personal behaviors and preferences, automatically adjusting the temperature so you can stay comfortable while saving energy and money. Its great design and function has Nest nominated for a best hardware startup Crunchie this year. Previous to nest Matt was responsible for iPod software development at Apple, from concept to production. He is passionate about mobile products, loves team building and rapid productization. Matt earned his BS and MS degrees from Carnegie Mellon University.
6:00 - Networking and Pizza
6:30 - Fireside Chat
7:30 - Questions and More Networking
WHAT IS STARTUP GRIND?
Startup Grind is a 30-city event series hosted in 13-countries that educates, inspires, and connects entrepreneurs. Rooted in the heart of Silicon Valley, Startup Grind brings the world's greatest founders and investors to tell their stories on stage and share it with our global startup community. There are brilliant entrepreneurs everywhere so start learning and networking with them at your local Startup Grind community.
For more information visit www.StartupGrind.com or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind.
Derek Andersen - Founder of Startup Grind
Derek Andersen spent four years in product management at Electronic Arts working on games like the Godfather, Burnout, and Mirror's Edge. He left in 2009 to found Vaporware Labs, a company that has tried and failed many times, but successfully launched products like Startup Grind, Commonred, and Steve Young Football (iOS). He's also a contributing author for Techcrunch and Business Insider and lives in Palo Alto, California.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Twitter: @DerekjAndersen