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This page has information on speaker logistics, networking opportunities and general speaker information.

We are delighted to welcome you to Startup Elevate 2020! This page includes all the information you should need to prepare for the event. If you have any questions, contact Lauriel Wright, Operations Coordinator P: +1 480-281-6059 E: lauriel.wright@informa.com. Please ensure you read each section carefully and meet the required deadlines. We look forward to working with you in making this a successful event!

Speaker Information


REQUIRED INFORMATION
REQUIRED INFORMATION

Registration

If you have not filled out your speaker registration please do that immediately. Please contact Lauriel Wright for the link


Website/Speaker Profile

Please check that your biography and photo are uploaded correctly on the "Our Speakers" page.

If  your profile is missing from the "Our Speakers" page or needs to be updated, please send the information below to Lauriel Wright ASAP:

  • Short biography (around 100-words and not a CV) - for inclusion on the website and so that the Chair can introduce you correctly 
  • Headshot color photo: digital format saved as a JPEG, PNG or GIF file
  • Mobile Number (so I can reach you on site in case of an emergency) 
  • Twitter Handle (So we can promote your presence)

Please check your session(s) on the latest agenda here.  If you have any questions regarding the agenda please contact Lauriel Wright

PANELIST/CHAIR & MODERATOR INFORMATION
PANELIST/CHAIR & MODERATOR INFORMATION

As a Panelist

  • Presentations are not needed. A holding slide will be provided for your session. 
  • The producer managing your track will provide all introductions to fellow panelists including the chair or moderator. Please look out for these around 4 weeks prior to the conference.
  • Timings, session details, instructions and guidance for these discussions will be shared via email. If you have any questions prior, please feel free to contact your producer directly.

As a Chair or Moderator 

  • Chair packets will be sent to you via email prior to the event. 
  • Included in this packet will be:
    • Venue Health and Safety information
    • Biographies of the moderator in your specific conference streams (the moderator will be responsible for introducing panel members)
  • If you need an additional printed copy of your packet, one can be picked up in the Speaker Ready room onsite. 

SPEAKER INFORMATION
SPEAKER INFORMATION

Speaker Information

  • Presentations Due March 25, 2020
  • As a Speaker,  please arrive at least 20 minutes in advance of your session.
  • The room will be equipped with a laptop, data projector, screen, slide advancer and microphone (LAV). Please email lauriel.wright@informa.com if you require any other equipment.
  • If presenting a video, we highly recommend it be embedded in the presentation, as well as saved as a separate file. Please check with the onsite technician to ensure that the video plays correctly prior to your session.
  • Your contacts get a 25% discount to attend the event using your speaker VIP discount code: SPK25. See below for more info.
  • A speaker graphic promoting your presence at Startup elevate will be sent to you via email. See below for more info. 

Networking Opportunities

There are many opportunities to networking at IoT World including:

  • Exhibition Tours
  • Breakfast Briefings
  • IoT World Party
  • Industry Networking
  • Expo Opening Party & Booth Crawl
  • Event App
  • Insider Sessions
  • Career Fair

Click here to learn more regarding Networking at IoT World

VENUE & ACCOMMODATION
VENUE & ACCOMMODATION

Venue

San Jose Convention Center

408 Almaden Blvd
San Jose, CA 95110

CLICK HERE TO SEE VENUE MAP


Hotel Accommodations

MARRIOTT SAN JOSE

301 S Market St., San Jose, CA 95113

Hotel room rate starts at $329/night plus taxes and fees


HYATT PLACE SAN JOSE / DOWNTOWN

282 S Almaden Blvd., San Jose, CA 95113

Hotel room rate starts at $275/night plus taxes and fees


HILTON SAN JOSE

300 Almaden Blvd., San Jose, CA 95110

Hotel room rate starts at $329/night plus taxes and fees


FAIRMONT SAN JOSE

170 S Market St., San Jose, CA 95113

Hotel room rate starts at $299/night plus taxes and fees

As a speaker, your contacts can benefit from a 25% discount on Startup Elevate conference passes!

Pass on the VIP discount code SPK25 to your network and help them benefit from your involvement as a speaker at Startup Elevate.

Invite Your Followers to Come See You at Startup Elevate 2020!

The Invites Program through our partner, Feathr, allows you to easily promote your participation at Startup Elevate 2020 and invite your customers to come see you.