Platinum Sponsor

  • Nokia

Gold Sponsors

  • Adobe Systems, Inc.
  • America Online, Inc.
  • eBay
  • Etelos
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Level 3 Communications
  • Microsoft
  • Sun Microsystems
  • WebEx

Silver Sponsors

  • Accenture
  • Ask.com
  • Cisco
  • Dell Inc.
  • F5 Networks
  • Fast Search
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • IDA Ireland
  • iQuestions
  • Jordan Edmiston Group
  • Juniper Networks
  • NeuStar Ultra Service
  • Rearden Commerce

Bronze Sponsors

  • Layered Technologies, Inc.
  • Phonecasting.com
  • spigit
  • Userplane

Launch Pad Sponsors

  • North Bridge Venture Partners
  • Norwest Venture Partners
  • O'Reilly Alpha Tech Ventures
  • Panorama Capital

Media Partners

  • Blogher
  • Topix.net

Sponsor Opportunities

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Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, News Corporation

Rupert Murdoch is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of News Corporation, one of the world’s largest diversified media companies. News corporation’s global operations include the creation and distribution of media products and services in the United States, Europe, Asia, Australia and Latin America.

In 1954 Mr. Murdoch took control of news Limited, an Australian-based public corporation whose key asset was a majority interest in the number two daily newspaper in Adelaide, South Australia. Since then, Mr. Murdoch has overseen the expansion and development of News Corporation as it has become the world’s leading publisher of English-language newspapers; a premier provider of filmed entertainment; the top American television network; the foremost group of local television stations across the US; the creator of some of cable television’s fastest-growing channels; a leading book publisher; and a pioneer in direct broadcast satellite television.

Mr. Murdoch has been awarded the Champion of the Order of Australia (A.C.) for services to the media and to newspaper publishing in particular. Throughout news corporation’s history, he and his family have been closely involved with various cultural medical and charitable organizations throughout the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, Asia and Israel.

Mr. Murdoch is married and has six children.

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