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April 23-25, 2019 | San Francisco

In 2019, we’re bringing everyone together for one global Frontiers event.


Revisit Frontiers San Francisco

Coming soon — watch videos and download presentations from select sessions at Frontiers 2018.

Day 1

Registration + Sponsor Expo Open
Grab your badge and come explore the event ahead of the opening keynote.
Future of Work Keynote and Executive Welcome

Hear from Slack CEO, Stewart Butterfield and industry experts on the forces at work shaping technology and relationships and the role of innovation.

Stewart Butterfield, CEO, Slack

Lindsay McGregor, Co-founder of Vega Factor and co-author of Primed to Perform

Kenyatta Leal, Founding Member, The Last Mile

Sponsor Reception

Connect with our sponsors while enjoying some good eats and drinks on the Expo Floor.

Day 2

Breakfast + Sponsor Expo Open

Join us in the expo hall for some coffee, breakfast, and networking as we kick off day two!

Product & Customer Innovation Keynote

Hear from Slack product executives and special guests from Slack customers leading the charge in organizational transformation today.

April Underwood, Chief Product Officer, Slack

Lenore Vassil, SVP, Corporate Technology, WeWork

John Herbert, CIO, 21st Century Fox

Robert Frati, SVP, Sales & Customer Success, Slack

Karishma Kothari, Solutions & Demo Engineering Manager, Slack

David Smock, Senior Solutions Engineer, Slack

Session: Good Enough Isn't Good Enough Anymore

See why "good enough" technology isn’t cutting it with the modern workforce. Today’s innovative companies are embracing best-of-breed technology to attract and retain engaged employees and gain a competitive advantage.

Neil Shah, Senior Director, Strategy & Analytics, Slack

Brad Immanuel, Computer Resource Consulting Director, Stanford University

Rachel Manongdo, Communication Specialist, Stanford University

Session: Next-Level Collaboration: What’s Coming to Slack

How does Slack streamline communication and foster deeper collaboration? Be among the first to preview our product roadmap and learn what Slack is building next to bring teams together and help your organization work more productively.

Jaime DeLanghe, Head of Search, Learning, & Intelligence Product, Slack

Ilan Frank, Head of Enterprise Product, Slack

Jess Fain, Product Advisor, Slack

Session: Working Securely in Today's Changing Workplace

Business leaders have a mandate to ensure their organizations operate with the agility required to be competitive while keeping information secure. In this two-part session, you’ll hear from Slack and IT leaders about how you can adapt to today's changing workplace and set their organizations up for success — without sacrificing security or productivity.

Larkin Ryder, Director, Risk and Compliance, Slack

Richard Crowley, Operations Architect, Slack

Sarah McDowell, Head of Enterprise IT, ZocDoc

Session: Breaking Silos and Building Bridges: Getting in Lockstep with Your Team

With Slack, teams break down silos and work more effectively across departmental lines. Hear how people from companies like yours have tackled common challenges and adopted new processes and tools to collaborate with their teammates across the aisle.

Kevin Egan, Head of North America Sales, Slack

Becky Wilson, Director, IT Product Management, Expedia Group

Tom Bennett, Director, Technical Operations, HomeAway

Lunch + Sponsor Expo Open

Grab some lunch, connect with peers, and keep the conversation going on with our sponsors on the Expo Floor.

Session: The Power of Connected Tools and Teams

As software powers more of our day-to-day work, individuals become more powerful and collaboration becomes even more important. Hear from teams who are increasing their productivity by integrating their business critical tools in Slack and learn how to apply integration best practices at your company.

Jassim Latif, Director of Platform Partnerships, Slack

John Agan, Partner Engineering Lead, Slack

Session: Managing Slack at Scale

Exploring new ways of working requires IT administrators to venture outside the typical playbook. Hear from veteran admins on how they’ve launched new organizational tools at scale and supersonic speed, along with the critical lessons learned along the way.

Dave Macnee, Manager, Customer Success, Slack

Guy Martin, Director, Open@ADSK, Autodesk

Pam Whitmore, Group Manager, IT Business Systems, Intuit

Session: Making Better Decisions Quickly

From newspapers delivering up-to-the-minute breaking news to suppliers looking to cut minutes off of shipment, leading teams connect the right people with the right information at the right time to make better decisions, faster.

Kristen Swanson, Chief of Staff, Customer Experience, Slack

Rob Hansen, Director, Technology Reliability Engineering, T-Mobile

Jason Reynolds, Sr Manager, Applications Support, T-Mobile

Session: 10x Your Tech Stack: Getting More from Your Tools

Help your team collaborate better, save time, and get more from their tools with custom Slack integrations. Get inspired with real-life customer stories, and learn what Slack is building to enable businesses to get more work done in Slack – without writing code.

Karishma Kothari, Manager, Solutions Engineering, Slack

Mike Brevoort, Senior Staff Engineer & Missions Lead, Slack

Chris Creel, Labs Team VP, Cotiviti

Afternoon Break + Sponsor Expo Open

Recharge and refuel with a quick snack on the Expo Floor.

Session: Agile, Flexible Teams Are the New Competitive Advantage

See how you, as a leader of an organization, can harness collective knowledge and create the conditions for effective cross-functional collaboration.

Bhusha Mehta, Head of Strategic Services, Slack

Alvina Antar, CIO, Zuora

Session: Building Meaningful Workspaces: The Alignment of Tools, Culture, and Space

Beyond free cupcakes and proximity to the boss, what can workspace design do (or not do) for organizational success? Join us as we discuss ways to bring alignment between your tools, culture, and physical spaces, to create meaningful and productive workspaces.

Deano Roberts, Senior Director of Global Workplace and Real Estate, Slack

Travis Deyle, CEO, Cobalt Robotics

Closing Keynote feat. Special Guests

Ed Catmull, President of Disney Animation Studios and the Co-Founder and President of Pixar Animation Studios