Keynote Speakers

Christine Lee

Christine Lee

Director Product Management at GoDaddy

Christine Lee is Director of Product Management in the Presence & Commerce group at GoDaddy where she leads Customer Site Experience & Internationalization for the GoCentral product. She is also a co-founder and board member of Women in Product, a non-profit organization serving over 10K members globally. Previously she worked on a variety of consumer and enterprise products at Twitter, Intuit, Oracle, and a start-up called Hired. She grew up working in her parent’s small restaurant in Texas, went to school on the east coast, and now lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Shilpa Prasad

Shilpa Prasad

Chief Growth Officer at YouNoodle
Shilpa offers creative energy and leadership to the company, where she oversees all things related to Growth & Partnerships. An entrepreneur by nature, Shilpa brings her passion for change through the power of startups to her work at YouNoodle everyday.
Shilpa has led the efforts with the World Bank to create WeMENA, a business plan competition for female entrepreneurs throughout the Middle East and North Africa with solutions to build resilient cities. “Over the past three years, while being at YouNoodle, Shilpa has also managed key relationships with industry leaders such as Cisco, PwC, Salesforce, Amazon, Booking.com and has executed large-scale innovation programs that have contributed to meaningful partnerships that support the future growth of the company.
Cathrine Anderson

Cathrine Anderson

Co-Founder at Roger.ai
Cathrine, sold her first startup, Assemblage, to Cisco Systems in 2014, after building a global product and customer base in 140 countries from scratch with her co-founder. Working with innovation at Cisco for 3 years after the acquisition, she has now gone on to found another company, this time in the Fintech space, changing global B2B payments. 30 years old, and originally from Denmark, Cathrine’s educational background was in international business and law. She has lived in San Francisco for the past 4 years.
Katherine Boyle

Katherine Boyle

Principal Investor at General Catalyst

Katherine Boyle is a principal investor at General Catalyst, a bi-coastal venture capital firm with $5 billion under management. She focuses on early-stage investments in frontier technology and highly-regulated industries, including aerospace, defense, computational biology, robotics and autonomous mobility. Before becoming an investor, she was a staff reporter at The Washington Post, where her features and investigations appeared in every section of the paper (except Sports).

Katherine received an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business, where she was research and teaching assistant to Dr. Condoleezza Rice and Amy Zegart for their course and newly-released book: “Political Risk: How Businesses and Organizations Can Anticipate Global Insecurity.” She’s a graduate of Georgetown University and holds a master’s degree in public advocacy from National University of Ireland, Galway, where she was George J. Mitchell Scholar.