Web 2.0 Conference.
 Octover 5-7, 2004, Hotel Nikko, San Francisco, CA.

Speaker

Charlie E. Hoffman

Charles Hoffman is President and Chief Executive Officer of Covad Communications. Hoffman is a 25-year telecommunications veteran with experience in broadband, wireless, cable, and local and long-distance. Since joining Covad in June 2001, Hoffman has successfully restructured the company and dramatically reduced expenses while achieving 36% growth in subscriber lines and EBITDA profitability during 2003. Covad achieved cash-flow positive in the second quarter of 2004.

Prior to joining Covad, Hoffman was President and Chief Executive Officer of Rogers AT&T, Canada's largest, national wireless service provider. Under his leadership, the company grew from fourth to first place in a market of four national wireless providers. He also successfully negotiated the sale of one-third interest in this publicly traded company (NYSE and TSE) to a partnership of AT&T and British Telecom. While at Rogers, Hoffman also served as a Senior Vice President of Rogers Communications where he gained extensive experience with Rogers Cable, Canada's largest cable company, a leader in the roll-out of high speed Internet service.

Prior to Rogers, Hoffman held senior management positions at Sprint PCS, SBC Communications, AT&T and IBM.

  Charlie E. Hoffman


Sponsors.
Sxip Networks
Laszlo Systems
Sparkpr
Business.com
StreamCast Networks™
AT&T - The world's networking  company
Yahoo!
Rojo Networks Inc.
Quova, Inc.
Google
PayPal Developer Network
Schematic
Overture Services, Inc.
eBay Developers Program



Media Sponsors.
O'Reilly Network
Business 2.0
Six Revisions
Topix
InfoWorld
TechWeekEurope UK
Turbobytes
Safari Books Online
Open Source Technology Group (OSTG)
I Want Media
Wired for Web 2.0
Open Source Technology Group (OSTG)
9lessons
CNET - Web 2.0


Sponsors

Web 2.0 Sponsor Opportunities--Reach business leaders and technology influencers at the Web 2.0 conference. Call Amber Rattu at 415-905-2647 or email at
Download the Web 2.0 Sponsor Prospectus.

Press and Media

For media-related inquiries, contact Ben Stricker: or Suzanne Axtell:

Registration

For registration questions, contact us at

Copyright MediaLive International and O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Produced by...
Media Live International. O'Reilly Media.