June 2018 recap

We are thrilled that you could join us for a week of learning and collaboration. Below you will find the presentations from each session. As always, we are here to support you if you have any questions.


  — The Orange Fab team


Event recap


Day 1

Welcome breakfast

  • Opening remarks by Guillaume Payan, Head of Orange Fab

  • Keynote: Silicon Valley trends by Georges Nahon, CEO at Orange Silicon Valley

  • Keynote: Jeremy Howard, Founder & Deep Learning Researcher at fast.ai and USF

  • Keynote: David Blumberg, Founder/Managing Partner at Blumberg Ventures

  • Keynote: Susan Liu, Principal at Scale Venture Partners

  • Keynote: Daniel Laury, CEO at uDelv

  • Keynote: Emily Smith, Strategic Partnerships at Google Assistant

  • Thematic track sessions for Content & Media, Smart Cities, Logistics, and HR

  • Reception at Orange Silicon Valley

  • Special dinner for Fab Force partners


Day 2

Breakout sessions for: 

  • Retail Tech & E-commerce

  • Advertising & Marketing Tech

  • Connected Vehicle

  • Fintech


Day 3

Morning networking over breakfast

  • Opening remarks

  • Keynote: World of corporate venturing, where are we today?

  • Fireside chat: What do corporations get out of their venturing programs?

  • Fireside chat: How Google invests to build transformational AI companies?

  • Keynote: Persistent fears, data privacy, and the need for cybersecurity

  • Panel: State of the security market, investment themes and opportunities

  • Quantum computing, the state of the art? 

  • Panel: Quantum computing discussion

  • Keynote: The future of robotics 

  • Panel: Robotics panel discussion

  • Closing Remarks

  • Networking Reception


Keynote presentations


Silicon Valley trends by David Blumberg

Keynote by Susan Liu, Principal at Scale Venture Partners