May 17th | Hoboken Waterfront301 Sinatra Dr. Across from the W Hotel, Hoboken
· Talks · Exhibitors · Drones · VR · VC’s · Music · · egaming · Food · Drink · More ·
THIS YEAR’S THEME: WE FIND A WAY THROUGH WHERE THERE ISN’T.
Thursday, May 17th | Hoboken Waterfront
Arianna Huffington speaking from the Propelify Stage of Wisdom in 2017
Get empowered with the knowledge, people, and resources to turn your ideas into action at the Propelify Innovation Festival:
Last year, there were over 10,000 attendees from 43 states and 10 countries were there. Don’t miss out.
Get your ticket now and join us on May 17th on the Hoboken Waterfront.
For those who turn ideas into action.
If you’re in the innovation community in the northeast you belong here. Learn from amazing speakers, connect with startups and investors, hire and be hired. Plus virtual reality, drones, music, and a startup competition. And lots more.
Last year, 10,000+ innovators from 43 states and 10 countries were there. Don’t miss out.
What is an airplane without forward motion and lift? Just an idea.Idle ideas don’t fly. #letsPropel
– Aaron Pricefounder & CEO, Propelify
Doors Open9:00 AM
Fireworks & Finish9:00 PM
Featuring food/drink & Live music throughout the day CLICK HERE TO SEE THE FULL AGENDA
Networking Ferris Wheel
Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch
The Podcast Suite
Audible – Voices of Progress
Red Bull VR and Smart Soccer
FIREWORKS AND MORE!
Talks on 2 stages from 70+ Speakers
Speakers & Performers
LIVE from our Stage Of Wisdom and Stage Of Inspiration
Gov. Phil MurphyGovernorState of New Jersey
Beth ComstockFormer Vice ChairGE
Susan SobbottFormer PresidentAmerican Express
Shane Snow Bestselling Author & Founder, Contently
Cory Booker NJ Senator *virtual Speaker
Gerard AdamsFounder, EliteDaily & Fownders
Cuong DoPresident, Samsung Global Strategy
CARLEY GRAHAM GARCIAHead of External Affairs, Google
Jennifer Fleiss Cofounder & CEO, Code EightCofounder, Rent The Runway
Amy VernonFounding Member Crypto Working Group & VP, CommunityRivetz Corp
BETH FERREIRAManaging DirectorFirstMark Capital
ALLEN GANNEtTFounder & CEOTrackMaven
Leah JewellManaging Director, Career Development and Employability, Pearson
Josh Kampel PresidentTechonomy
John Henry CofounderHarlem Capital
Laurel ToubyManaging PartnerSupernode Ventures
Mike LuzioFounder & CEOThe LVE Group
Stephanie AgrestaCEOStephanie Agresta Consulting
David MikkelsonFounder and CEOSnopes
Chris SugdenManaging Partner Edison Partners
Dennis Mortensencofounder & CEOx.AI
Chris WilliamsChief Product Officer, iHeartRadio
David RosenbergCEO & CofounderAerofarms
James MurphyCofounder & President, Hoboken Smart City Group
Burt PowersDirector Small Business Sales, Dell
Rebecca PriceHead of PeopleEnigma
David SorinPartnerMcCarter & English
Tim Sullivan CEONJEDA
Mayor Ravi BhallaMayorCity of Hoboken
Holly Rose FaithPartnerNEA
Kathleen GriffithCEOGrayce & Co.
David PakmanPartner Venrock Associates
Erica KeswinWorkplace Strategist & Founder
Ryan SmithCEO & CofounderLeafLink
Joaquin Aviles Lopez Cofounder, I4SD
Joe LeoPresidentDef Method
David HeldrethScience & Education Writer, True Terpenes
Tom WisniewskiManaging Partner,Newark Venture Partners
George Burciaga Managing Director, CIVIQ Smartscapes
Michael Chad HoeppnerCEO & President, GK Training
Bruce WeedStartup Program Director, IBM
David PolinchockFounder,Experiential Advertising
David ParkFounder,Coins & Keys
Kelcey GosserandBlockchain Evangelist
Leah Callon-Butler Co-Founder,Intimate.io
James PutraDirector Product Strategy & Innovation,TradeStation
Lauren RudickPartner,Hiller, PC
Omar TawakolFounder & CEO,Voicera
Zeyead GharibCo-Founder & CEO,Harvest Direct Enterprises LLC
Heather Cabotco-Founder,Geek Girl Rising
Jon FineExecutive Director, Editorial,Inc, Media
Ramon RayEntrepreneur, global speaker and best selling author,Smart Hustle Magazine
Sarah DavanzoVP, Consumer & Market Insight & Foresight for Research & Innovation,L’Oreal
Anu DuggalPartner,Female Founders Fund
Kelly RichardsonManaging Director,Per Scholas
Anthony PeguesRecent Graduate,Per Scholas
Jeanniey MullenGlobal Chief Marketing Officer,Mercer
John HenryPartner,Harlem Capital
Andrew GrubbHead of Innovation,Mercer
Paul CoreyManaging Director of Higher Education,Pearson
Kenneth GoodwinSenior Managing Principal,Jeanensis Capital Markets
Vipin KasarlaHead of Digital Transformation,CIT Bank
Melissa Grillo AruzVP of Platform,Forerunner Ventures
Madison jayeGlobal Media Personality
Kevin RobinsonFounder,Juniper Jones
Barrie ArnoldChief Commercial Officer, PayByPhone
Vic BozzoCEO, Pareteum Corporation
Howard GreensteinAssociate Executive Director Educational,Alliance
Claudia PageVice President of Partner Products,Dailymotion
Marty SwantStaff Writer,Adweek
Aaron PriceFounder & CEO,Propelify
Todd GiannattasioMarketing Advisor,Propelify
Andrew YangUS Presidential Candidate (2020)
Andrew WeinreichSerial Entrepreneur
Lisa MannCEO & Founder,Think Marketing
Evan StaffordVP of Sales,LeafLink
Hal HochhauserCEO & Founder.Shakespeare Mailing Service
Arianna HuffingtonCEO & Founder,Thrive Global
Gary Vaynerchuk CEO, VaynerMedia & 5x NYT Bestselling Author
Marcus Weldon CTO/NOKIA: President Bell Labs
Joanne WilsonInvestor; Cofounder, Womens Entrepreneur Festival
ON-SITE CASTING CALL FOR ENTREPRENEUR ELEVATOR PITCH
Get your ticket to enter!
WIN A SPOT ON SEASON 3 OF ENTREPRENEUR’S HIT SHOW
30M VIEWS | $10M INVESTED | 35 COMPANIES FUNDED
HUMANITY HEROES CHALLENGEARE YOU USING TECH FOR SOCIAL GOOD?
WIN: FREE EXHIBITOR SPACE | $3000 CASH
PRESS | SPEAKING OPPORTUNITIES
2018 PROPELIFY STARTUP COMPETITION FOCUS ON DISRUPTIONS OF WORK AND EDUCATION
WIN: EXEC MEETINGS | $3000 CASH | PRESS
A SPOT OF ENTREPRENEUR ELEVATOR PITCH
AUDIBLE VOICES OF PROGRESS
STARTUP HUMANITY HEROESEXHIBITION
BUDDHA BOOTH & WELLNESS
RED BULL E-SPORTS GAMINGLOUNGE
CEO BREAKFAST WITH “CEREAL ENTREPRENEURS”
PROPELIFY LIVE: THE PODCAST SUITE
Make new connections in the Entrepreneur, Alley, and WeWork Lounges, share a craft brew with a new friend, and see how you can help each other. Expect high-fives and smiles.
FOOD & DRINK
Food trucks. Hipster Coffee. Beer. Wine. And other delicious food and libation inspirations.
Hear cutting edge performances from emerging artists and a grand finale with a unique performance by Beatie Wolfe using the Human Digital Orchestra from Bell Labs.
Who Should Attend
· Founders · Investors · Technologist · Industry · Influencers · C-Suite of tech related fortune 500 · Enterprise professionals · CEO’s · CTO’s · CIO’s · VC’s · Angels · Brands · Agencies Marketers · Community Development Managers · Developers · Designers · Sales Professionals · Business Developers ·
You’ll network with
Meet technology companies of the full business lifecycle: early, growth, and enterprise.
Meet M&A and business development professionals seeking opportunities for partnerships and acquisitions.
Meet a cofounder, employee, employer, client, or business development opportunity.
Business is the focus but our culture is friendly. Expect smiles, high-fives and offers to help.
Sponsors & Partners
“It’s like SxSW moved from Texas to New York. I was amazed. So much talent. So much creativity. Propelify truly delivered.”
FRANCK NOUYRIGATFOUNDER, STARTUP WEEKEND
“Propelify is a testament to our great tech community here in the NYC metro region. It was part festival, part tech conference, and a chance to connect to the innovators and thought leaders that drive the next wave of our economy. I had a blast.”
MINERVA TANTOCOFORMER CTO, CITY OF NEW YORK