Date & Time
Thursday, September 21, 2023, 11:50 AM - 12:25 PM

Next Big Things in Tech
Featuring Grant LaFontaine, Cofounder and CEO, Whatnot; Luna Lu, Associate Dean and Reilly Professor of Civil Engineering, Purdue University; Gil Mandelzis, Founder and CEO, Capitolis; and Stormy Peters, VP, Communities, GitHub
Moderated by Max Ufberg, Senior Staff Editor, Fast Company


Fast Company’s annual Next Big Things in Tech list spotlights the companies harnessing innovation and cutting-edge technology in ways that will shape our future. Whether it’s creating “smart” concrete to transform how highways operate, making money move more efficiently, or getting the U.S. up to speed on livestream shopping, this dynamic panel will preview what's next in tech across multiple industries.

Session Type
Convene – Main Stage Presented by Capital One
Grant Lafontaine Luna Lu Stormy Peters Gil Mandelzis