Techsylvania 2020 Main Stage Talks

Jeannette Liendo (Mastercard) – How to Leverage the World’s Fastest Growing Brand

Andrei Serban (Fuzzbuzz) – Putting the Dev in DevSecOps

Mark Porter (MongoDB) – Building Modern Applications: the Data Evolution

Kent Graziano (Snowflake) – Changing the Game with a Cloud Data Platform

In Conv. with Sam Lessin (Slow Ventures) & Samuel Burke (CNN) – Launching New Products in Covid Era

In Conv. with Jack Abraham (Atomic) – Parallel Entrepreneurship: Building Multiple Success Companies

In Conv. with Hermann Hauser (Amadeus Capital)- How Tech Superpowers Influence the Future of Nations

In Conv. with Fred Turner (Curative): Rising to the Challenge:Scaling COVID-19 Testing Across the US

In Conversation with Albert Wenger (Union Square Ventures) – Software and the World After Capital

Bruno Kovacic (Superbet) – Betting on Engineers: Making Superbet a Tech Company

Trae Stephens (Founders Fund & Anduril Industries) – What Happened to the Future?

Ryan Begelman (Summit) – How to Keep Most of Your Equity, Build a Company, and Stay Happy?

Michael Smith (Estee Lauder) – How Technology Meets the Prestige Beauty Consumer of the Future

Luke Finney (Terminal) – Considerations for Growing Your Team

In Conv. with Tim Draper (Draper Associates) – Changing Nature of VC Given Covid & Next Few Years

Sabin Sarmas (Digitalization for Romania) – Country Development Agenda through Technology

In Conversation: Kevin Guo (Hive) & Niko Bonatsos (General Catalyst) – Building & Selling Enterprise

In Conversation with Johnny Boufarhat (Hopin) – The Next Big Success Story Coming Out of Seedcamp

In Conversation with Jeff Cruttenden (Treasury) – Iconic Entrepreneur Journey & Future of Fintech

Panel: Cross Border Perspectives: Building and Scaling Remote Teams

In Conversation with Christina Verchere (OMV Petrom) – Leadership and New Ways of Working in Crisis

In Conversation with David Gorodyansky (AnchorFree) – Mission-Driven Companies that Impact 1 Billion

In Conversation with Zac Bookman OpenGov – Driving Cloud Transformation in the Public Sector

In Conv. with Mark Cuban (Dallas Mavericks) – Entrepreneurship as a Driving Force

Panel: Collaborating Post-Covid: How Tech Ecosystems Can Work Together in the Future

In Conversation with Tony Fadell (Future Shape) – The Secret of Outstanding Products

In Conversation with Christopher Leacock (Jillionaire) – Creativity in a Post-Pandemic World

Scott Belsky (Adobe) – Crafting Product in the Messy Middle

Quharrison Terry (Mark Cuban Companies) – Future Thinking Frameworks: Trends in Ever Evolving World

In Conversation with Daniel Dines (UiPath) – Romania’s RPA Rocketship: Building a Global Unicorn

Jonathan Rivers (Fortune) – Rebooting Fortune: from Single Site to Digital Ecosystem in 9 Months


Techsylvania 2020 has focused on shaping the future (from home), during a year in which the future has been the hardest to decipher. Bright minds from all over the world have gathered at our first virtual edition to put their years-long expertise and insights into a prognostic of an optimistic future.

Enjoy the perspectives of some of the world’s tech pioneers, top investors and unparalleled professionals shared on Techsylvania’s Main Stage.