Bill Gross, Founder of Idealab, to Speak at Green:Net 2010 — Saver Rate Ends This Friday!

We are proud to announce the addition of Bill Gross, the CEO and founder of Idealab, to our list of world-class speakers at our Green:Net 2010 conference.
Green:Net 2010 will see top green entrepreneurs, technologists and market-leading companies convene on April 29th at the Mission Bay Conference Center in San Francisco. The intersection of the Internet and the green tech boom represents an incredible opportunity to define new markets, solve big problems and apply the talent of the Internet industry to the most important cause to date: saving the planet. Maximize the value of your time by meeting with thought leaders, technologists, investors, press, new startups and their future customers. One venue. One day. San Francisco.
GigaOM readers can get a $70 discount — just follow this link and register now for Green:Net 2010. But hurry, on Friday night the rate goes up!
A selection from our speaker list includes:

  • Steve Jurvetson, Managing Director at Draper Fisher Jurvetson
  • Bill Weihl, Google’s Green Energy Czar
  • Jason Few, President of Reliant Energy
  • Dian Grueneich, Commissioner for the California Public Utilities Commission
  • Laura Ipsen, SVP and GM, Smart Grid, Cisco
  • Eric Dresselhuys, EVP, Silver Spring Networks

We’ll look at topics including what’s next for the smart grid, how utilities can use IT to get ready for the influx of electric vehicles, how the web can be used to replace atoms with bits, what Internet giants Google and Microsoft see in the energy industry — and how policy can spur it all. Don’t miss it.
So join us on April 29th in San Francisco as we look at how to create new markets and shape the future of green tech.
You can find further details on our conference web site.