DATES:

July 6-8 2015

LOCATION:

SCOTTeVEST HQ

TECH ON DECK

Tech on Deck is the perfect retreat for the world weary journalist/photographer in Sun Valley to catch a glimpse of the big names at Allen & Company*. Come enjoy refreshments, gather with fellow media members (and some maverick tech entrepreneurs), and take in the gorgeous view from the deck of the Pocket Man’s Lair (aka SCOTTeVEST HQ) one mile from the Sun Valley Resort. We have the fastest internet connection for 100 miles around, and you are welcome to use it.

Press Release

ALLEN & COMPANY

The Allen & Company* Sun Valley Conference is an annual media finance conference hosted by private investment firm Allen & Company*. The conference has taken place in Sun Valley, Idaho for one week each July since 1983. The conference features business leaders, political figures, and major figures in the philanthropic and cultural spheres including Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, Tim Cook, George Soros, Rupert Murdoch, Oprah, Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, Mark Zuckerberg and other high-profile media leaders.

HOSTS

ROBERT SCOBLE

As Futurist for Rackspace, the leading Managed Cloud Computing Company, Scoble (pictured on left) travels the world looking for what's happening on the bleeding edge of technology. He's interviewed thousands of executives and technology innovators and reports what he learns in books, YouTube, and social media sites where he's followed by millions of people.

SCOTT JORDAN

Scott Jordan is the Founder and CEO of SCOTTeVEST and TEC-Technology Enabled Clothing®. Over the past 15 years he has built a $60MM pocket empire, has appeared on ABC's Shark Tank and is the author of the top-rated book "Pocket Man."

SPONSORS

SCOTTeVEST

SCOTTeVEST's ground-breaking, multi-pocket clothing designs are born from the fusion of form and function. Taking a no-compromise approach to every garment they make, SCOTTeVEST is committed to ensuring that their highly engineered pocket clothing will have you looking your best while making you ready for anything.

RACKSPACE

The number one managed cloud company, Rackspace lets you tap the power of the cloud for your strategic business goals without the frustration, cost, and time of managing it yourself. Unlike other cloud providers, Rackspace only offers managed solutions. From ecommerce to hosting, big data to hybrid cloud, Rackspace specialists will architect, run and support all of your cloud workloads 24x7x365.

TECH SPONSORS

CISCO

Visit Cisco on Facebook and @Cisco on Twitter.

NEWTEK

Visit NewTek on Facebook and @NewTekInc on Twitter.

USTREAM

Visit Ustream on Facebook and @Ustream on Twitter.

SYRINGA

Visit Syringa on Facebook.

SCHEDULE

5:00-8:00 PM MDT

Robert Scoble and Thomas Hawk arrived. Awesomeness ensued (we’re serious, it’s been amazing). Check today's schedule to find out what's going on right now!

INTRODUCING TECH ON DECK

8:45 AM MDT

Scott Jordan, Robert Scoble, and Thomas Hawk live stream.

THE CHANGING WORLD OF MEDIA

9:00 AM MDT

Samir Arora, Moshe Hogeg, and Jim Louderback live stream.

CES, DISRUPTION, & VR

2:00 PM MDT

Gary Shapiro live stream.

MUSIC DISRUPTION

6:30 PM MDT

Roem Baur and Claire Parr live stream.

STATE OF VIDEO COLLABORATION

8:00 PM MDT

Rowan Trollope live stream.

INTRODUCING TECH ON DECK

9:45 AM MDT

Scott Jordan, Robert Scoble, and Thomas Hawk live stream.

DIGITAL FEUDALISM

10:00 AM MDT

Jeremiah Owyang Live stream.

STARTUPS FROM AROUND THE WORLD

11:00 AM MDT

Bob Rosenshein, Conno Christou, and Ayelet Noff Live stream.

THE GEEKY CAR

12:00 PM MDT

Ljuba Milijkovic Live stream.

CLOUD STORMS

1:30 PM MDT

John Engates Live stream.

EVANGELISM SHIFTS

6:00 PM MDT

Guy Kawasaki Live stream.

CLOTHING FUTURES

7:00 PM MDT

Hap Klopp Live stream.

THE DECK

With an amazing view of Sun Valley's own Mt. Baldy, the SCOTTeVEST headquarters (aka the Pocket Man’s lair) is the perfect place to gather, relax and regroup with like-minded professionals. With the fastest internet connection in 100 miles, it's the perfect place to quickly upload those massive media files without relying on crowded and slow hotel wifi.