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Wednesday, October 7 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Distil Networks
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Session Title: Real-Life Pied Piper: How Distil Networks Fought Back


For those who watched HBO’s Silicon Valley, they probably wonder how much a startup can endure. From an IP assignment lawsuit, the fight to stretch funding, botching an important customer test and the inability to pay server bills, at times it can be hard to believe. However, for Andrew Stein, Co-Founder and Chief Scientist of Distil Networks, the storyline was uncannily identical to his team’s experience building their own startup – and they made it out the other side.

In this session, Andrew will attest to what it’s like to experience the real-life version of the show, explaining what he learned and how he persevered. Over tasty snacks, Andrew will explain what goes into building a startup, and the qualities needed in order to start a company from scratch.

Presenters
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Andrew Stein

Co-Founder/Chief Scientist, Distil Networks

Host Companies
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Distil Networks

Distil Networks, the global leader in bot detection and mitigation, is the first easy and accurate way to identify and police malicious website traffic, blocking 99.9% of bad bots without impacting legitimate users. Distil protects against web scraping, competitive data mining, account hijacking, form spam and click fraud while slashing the high tax that bots place on your internal teams and web infrastructure.

Ambassadors
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Sevda Karimova

Digital Marketing, Four Twenty Seven
Marketing, Digital Marketing, Products, Design

Wednesday October 7, 2015 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Distil Networks 49 Stevenson St., San Francisco, CA, 94105