SNAP Summit

Are you looking for SNAP Summit 2.0? (March 25, 2008)


Note: Online sales end tonight at midnight. Additional tickets will be available on-site for an additional fee. ($399/$299/$99, respectively.)

SNAP Summit is the world9s first conference dedicated to the Social Network Application Platform.

Our event focuses on Facebook while looking ahead at other platforms, including those by Yahoo and the open-source community. The event is designed for developers, from solo engineers looking to start something new as well as engineers at existing companies looking to take advantage of the web9s next revolution.

Held in downtown San Francisco, our event brings together luminaries from across the SNAP community, including some of the world9s top Facebook app developers.

Join us for an exciting day to learn from the masters and make valuable new connections in the fastest-growing phenomenon on the web.

Please note: all ticket sales are final.



6:00 - 9:00 PM
Pre-Party @ Roe Restaurant, 2nd Fl.
651 Howard St., b/w 2nd & 3rd St.

(Note: You can pick up your badge at the pre-party to skip the line the next day.)


9:00 AM – Registration Opens

10:00 AM – Opening Remarks

10:15 AM – Panel 1:  Designing for Virality and Retention
- Moderator: Susan Wu
- Keith Schacht
- Dave McClure
- Jia Shen

11:30 - 12:00 PM: State of the Platform
- Ami Vora

12:00 – 1:00 PM:  Lunch, sponsored by Fujitsu

12:30 PM: App-Building 101 (lunch seminar)
 - Joel Seligstein

1:00 PM – Scaling Facebook Apps
- Mark Mayo

1:30 PM – Panel 2: The Future of Social Network Advertising
- Moderator: Rafe Needleman
- Lee Lorenzen
- Darryl Eaton
- Murtaza Hussein
- Todd Sawicki

3:00 PM: Blogger Roundtable
- Moderator: Robert Scoble
- Rodney Rumford
- Nick O9Niell
- Justin Smith

4:15 PM: Panel 3: Platform Strategies -- What Works and What Doesn9t
- Moderator: Matt Marshall
- Tim O9Shaughnessy
- Steven Polsky
- Michael Lazerow
- Patrick Koppula

5:15: Closing Remarks


Susan Wu
Partner, Charles River Ventures

Keith Schacht
Co-Founder, 42 Friends

Dave McClure
Master of 500 Hats

Jia Shen
CTO & Co-Founder, RockYou

Ami Vora
Senior Platform Manager, Facebook

Robert Scoble
Scobleizer Blogger; VP Media Development,

Rodney Rumford
Editor, FaceReviews

Nick O’Neill
Editor, AllFacebook

Justin Smith
Editor, InsideFacebook

Darryl Eaton
Product Manager, SocialMedia

Lee Lorenzen
President, CEO Altura Ventures LLC.

Todd Sawicki
Marketing & Advertising Director, Lookery

Matt Marshall
Editor, VentureBeat

Steven Polsky
President and COO at Flixster

Tim O9Shaughnessy
Co-Founder, Hungry Machine LLC

Michael Lazerow
CEO and founder of Buddy Media

Patrick Koppula
Founder, ffwd

Rafe Needleman
Editor, Webware

Murtaza Hussain
Founder, PeanutLabs

Mark Mayo
VP of Systems, Joyent

Joel Seligstein
Developer, Facebook

Name Sales End Price
General Admission Ended $299
Platform Developers   Ended $199
Students Ended $79
Door - General Admission Ended $399
Door - Platform Developers Ended $299
Door - Students Ended $99