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12 - 13 June, 2019

Mike Edelhart
Managing Partner at Joyance Partners


A pioneering media and startup executive, Mike was the original Executive Editor of PC Magazine and founding editor of other Ziff-Davis computer magazines, as well as the ZD Labs, and later was Executive Vice President at Ziff. Mike has been CEO at many startups, including Olive Software, Inman News, and Zinio. At SoftBank, Mike directed content for the Seybold, Interop, and Comdex conferences, and launched new businesses. Mike has consulted to Bloomberg, Reuters, and AARP, and has authored more than 20 books. He is also the Managing Partner of Social Starts VC partnership and hosts a podcast called Inception about how startups are created, funded, and ultimately, win.

Agenda Sessions

  • Pitch Group Three - Critical Communications

  • Pitch Group Four - Infrastructure