NestGSV Announces New Speakers for NestCON 1.2 Event in Redwood City

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Thought Leaders from Kaiser Permanente, Intel Capital and More to Join Already Stellar Lineup of Speakers at the Internet of Things Conference

NestCon 1.2 will provide a deep dive into the opportunities, technologies, and challenges of the “Internet of Things.”

NestGSV has announced several new speakers who will join its upcoming NestCON 1.2 event, which will take place in Redwood City at the company headquarters on June 25, 2013. NestCon 1.2 will provide a deep dive into the opportunities, technologies, and challenges of the “Internet of Things.” Led by keynote speakers, Yan Chow, Director of Kaiser Permanente, and Kayvan Baraoumand, Founder & CEO of NestGSV, the conference will explore the rise of connected devices, where data collection and sensors producing data will be increasingly integrated with machines to make decisions. During this one-day event, growth-stage startup CEOs, early-stage startup founders, and angel and institutional investors will present a range of viewpoints and foster unique conversations to enable business owners to get up to speed faster in this market and build better connections with this technology. For more information and register to attend, please visit

The conference program focuses on three segments ripe for growth and value creation in the “Internet of Things”: The Connected Car, The Connected Home, and The Connected Self. Confirmed speakers and panels include:

Connected Body: “The New Age of Quantified Self”

  •     Sumeet Jain, Director of Intel Capital
  •     Steve Smedes, API Evangelist of Body Media (acquired by Jawbone)
  •     David Glickman, COO of Lively
  •     Gilad Meiri, CEO of Neura

Connected Vehicle: “Transforming the Way We Travel”

  •     Michael Keating, Founder and CEO of Scoot Networks
  •     Jay Giraud, Co-Founder and CEO of
  •     William Santana Li, CEO of KnightScope

Connected Home: “Building the Next Smarthomes”

  •     Gene Wang, CEO of People Power
  •     Dave Gilbert, CEO of Evermind
  •     Kevin Fox, Co-Founder and Director of UX at Electric Imp

With only one week before the event, tickets are in limited supply, and attendees are encouraged to register at the discounted price quickly while still available here:

Members of the news media including print, broadcast and online journalists are welcome to attend at no charge and can apply for a badge by contacting Daniel Gonzalez at dan(at)nestgsv(dot)com and 650.735.1085.

About NestGSV: Smart People, Building Smart Companies

NestGSV is a global community of entrepreneurs, working together to build the next generation of smart, innovative, sustainable companies. Curated by a dedicated and experienced team, led by founder and CEO Kayvan Baraoumand, NestGSV is more than a reservoir of resources for startup businesses – it is the catalyst that transforms budding ideas into emerging growth businesses. NestGSV offers an unmatched suite of programs within an environment that fosters innovation, and partners with emerging technology companies, large corporations, universities, investors, and government branches that contribute to this ecosystem. For more information, please visit

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