Countdown to Facebook's Developer Conference
In just 24 hours, Facebook's f8 developer conference kicks off in San Francisco. This is the company's fourth developer conference and the potential announcements have Silicon Valley buzzing.
We're beginning to get a better sense of what to expect now that the agenda is out.
Here's an overview of tomorrow's schedule:
- 11:30am ET: Registration
- 1:00pm ET: Opening Keynote
- 2:30pm ET: Lunch and networking
- 3:30 - 7:30pm ET: Breakout Sessions
Facebook also has posted a list of panelists who'll be leading the "Transforming Industries" breakout sessions.
Spotify CEO Daniel Ek, Clear Channel Chairman Bob Pittman and Atom Factory CEO Troy Carter will lead the panel on "The Future of Digital Music." Executives from Zynga, Playfish, Foodspotting, and Turntable.fm round out the "Mobile + Social" breakout session.
Facebook plans to feature a session on "The Rise of Social Gaming," which includes executives from Electronic Arts (ERTS), Kabam, Disney (DIS), and Zynga. On the investing side of things, partners from Greylock, Benchmark Capital, Accel, and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers will lead a discussion on "Investing in Social."
And those are just speakers for the "Transforming Industries" track. We'll bring you more information as we get it. Stay tuned!