TwilioCon 2012 Announces New Speakers, Last Day For Early Bird Tickets

TwilioCon 2012 is gathering the industry’s top innovative minds to discuss the next generation of communications. We’re already featuring some of the most ferocious entrepreneurs in the industry and excited to announce five new speakers.

We are looking for developers, entrepreneurs and leaders to share their story at TwilioCon. Speaker Submissions end tomorrow, July 31st at 11:59pm PST.

Join us in San Francisco, October 16 through 18th for a full day of Twilio workshops followed by two full days where you can learn, build and inspire.  Early bird tickets are available until tomorrow, July 31st here.

Learn More About The Latest Speakers

David Huerta

David Huerta, Developer at Brooklyn Museum. By day, David works to make art accessible to the masses by technology with heavy helpings of JavaScript and CSS3 at the Brooklyn Museum. By night he’s the co-organizer of Art Hack Day, a hackathon/artathon which brings artists and hackers together to make awesome things.

Jessica Lawrence

Jessica Lawrence, Managing Director at NY Tech Meet Up. Jessica is the Managing Director of NY Tech Meetup (NYTM), the largest Meetup in the world and a 25,500-member non-profit organization supporting New York’s growing technology community.

NYTM’s goal is to build a sustainable technology industry that drives economic growth, leads innovation, and creates positive, high-impact change.

Kenneth Reitz

Kenneth Reitz, Python Organization at HerokuKenneth Reitz is a minimalist that loves APIs, web services, elegant design, and Python. Kenneth is the product owner of Python at Heroku and a member of the Python Software Foundation. He spends a large portion of his time writing code and prose while traveling.

He’s most well known for his open source software, specifically Requests, Python HTTP for Humans.

Ricky Robinett

Ricky Robinett, Sr Software Engineer & API Product Leader at Ordr.inRicky is a Brooklyn, NY based hacker focused on creating fun and entertaining apps. His apps have been used by hundreds of thousands of users and covered in multiple media outlets including: CNN, Huffington Post, TechCrunch, Mashable, VentureBeat and the Today Show.

Lynda Smith

Lynda Smith, Chief Marketing Officer at Twilio. Lynda Smith brings over 25 years of experience in marketing, sales and general management across a diverse set of industries and has spent the last 15 years working in the area of high technology products and services.

In her capacity as SVP Marketing/Chief Marketing Officer for a number of companies including Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Nuance, Genpact, Jive, WeVideo and now Twilio, Lynda has been responsible for the full end-to-end marketing responsibilities of an organization.