June 4, 2015 by Anna O'Hare
Get an Early bird ticket for RISE
Excitement is building for RISE in 2 months time. This week we confirmed two absolutely incredible speakers. Check these guys out.
Rahul Yadav – Co-Founder & CEO – Housing.com
Rahul heads up Housing.com -is the fastest-growing family in the online real estate place. They’re a listing portal that simplifies finding, renting and selling homes in India. Rahul (26) has been in the driver’s seat since 2012 and Housing.com has since raised over $139.5 million since. He has been making news for different reasons. You may have heard of his resignation u-turn – he turned in his resignation letter and took his job back within a day to improve board relationships. We can’t wait to hear from this guy.
LINE says it has (560 million registered users world-wide and about) 205 million active monthly users world-wide. It is widely used in Japan and other nations as a way for friends to stay in touch, and is the fastest growing mobile messenger platform around. Now, Takeshi is looking to build on the company’s popularity in Asia to take on competitors like Facebook Inc.’s WhatsApp.
Werner is responsible at Amazon for driving the company’s technology vision, which is to continuously enhance the innovation on behalf of Amazon’s customers at a global scale. Prior to joining Amazon, he worked as a researcher at Cornell University where he was a principal investigator in projects that target the scalability and robustness of mission-critical enterprise computing systems. He has also held positions of VP of Technology and CTO in companies that handled the transition of academic technology into industry.
Don’t miss either of these two speakers at RISE in July. Grab an early bird ticket.