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Monday, March 16 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Latin America: Silicon Valley’s New Frontier

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Latin America is booming and Silicon Valley is taking notice. Over the past few years, Latin America has experienced rapid growth in terms of technology adoption, mobile penetration, new forms of transportation, technical talent and innovation and social media engagement. Additionally, global landmark events such as the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Summer Olympics have brought Brazil to the global spotlight.
Technology companies want to be a part of this action, which is why leading tech companies such as Evernote, Uber, Google and Prezi are investing heavily and rapidly expanding their presence in Latin America.  
Come hear from seasoned executives from top Silicon Valley companies that are responsible for driving their company’s growth and expansion in Latin America. And come learn why Silicon Valley has its eye on its newest startup: Latin America.

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Speakers
avatar for Carlos Gomez

Carlos Gomez

Head of Latin America Go-To-Market Strategy & Operations, Google
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Josue Gonzalez

Corporate Latin America Sales Mgr, Google
Josué González has worked for the past 15 years with CEOs, Senior IT, HR and Finance Executives to leverage information and data as some of the key assets they need to do their jobs efficiently by improving efficiency, reduce costs and increase collaboration and sales within the... Read More →
avatar for Rocio Medina van Nierop

Rocio Medina van Nierop

Regional Mgr, Latin America, Prezi
Rocío is Regional Manager for Latin America, Spain and Portugal at Prezi. She manages Prezi’s operations in the region, her strategies and business alliances have resulted in a rapid brand adoption across Spanish and Portuguese speaking countries. Rocío holds a degree in Marketing... Read More →
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Luis Samra

GM, Latin America, Evernote
Luis Samra, General Manager, Latin America, Evernote
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Megan Zoback

Head of Expansion for the Americas, Uber
Megan Zoback is the Head of Expansion for the Americas at Uber, a mobile application that connects you with a driver at the push of a button in over 150 cities around the world. Prior to her current role leading Uber's expansion, she was an international launcher, on the ground operationalizing... Read More →


Monday March 16, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Ballroom E Austin Convention Center