OCT. 12th – 13th




Now Live on

Stocktoberfest West has always been the premier event where smart people get together to discuss the future of finance, technology, media, and investing.

For two days, we are bringing together entrepreneurs, investors, media, and influential companies from around the world, along with some other top researchers and thinkers for a casual but substantive discussion about the future of financial services.

For the first time ever you can watch the event live on our Facebook stream. Add your email in the space above to receive an alert when we are broadcasting.

Event Agenda


Launch party + Sunset on the deck of the Hotel del Coronado


Delicious Breakfast and Networking


Welcome back to Stocktoberfest West

Ian Rosen, CEO, StockTwits


State of the Markets

Howard Lindzon, GP, Social Leverage


Young Money: Perspectives on the Future of Investing

Michael Batnick, Head of Research, Ritholtz Wealth Management
Kelly Lannan, Director, Fidelity Investments
Kaitlin Meyer, Director, CME Group
Rachel Mayer, CEO, Trigger Finance


Cryptocurrencies, ICOs, Distributed Ledgers

Meltem Demirors, Director of Development, Digital Currency Group
Scott Robinson, Founder, Plug and Play FinTech


Big Tech: Who Wins

Howard Lindzon, GP, Social Leverage
Herb Greenberg, Founder, Pacific Square Research
Bill Ullman, CCO, Orchard Platform
Matt Murphy, Global Vice President, Renren


The State of AI, ML, and Complex Processing

Mutisya Ndunda, CEO, Alpha Vertex


Lunch, Sponsored by OIC


Fifteen Charts You Can’t Afford to Miss

JC Parets, CEO, All Star Charts


Quantitative Finance, Data, Platforms, and Allocators

Chris Petrescu, Director of Data Strategy, Garden Leave
Morgan Slade, CEO, CloudQuant
Erik Haines, Managing Director, Guidepoint
Tim Harrington, President, BattleFin


Fidelity’s Perspective, Market Outlook, New Technologies

Ian Rosen, CEO, StockTwits
Jorge Nario, SVP, Fidelity Investments


The New Californian Economy: WeedTech

Todd Harrison, Founding Partner, CB1 Capital, LLC.


The State of Retail

Jeff Macke, Columnist, Various Publications


Media Matters: All the News that's Fit to Print

Linette Lopez, Senior Finance Correspondent, Business Insider
Ted Merz, Global Head of News Products, Bloomberg
Thornton McEnery, Executive Editor, Dealbreaker
Jen Wieczner, Senior Writer, Fortune Magazine
Jessica Shaw, Editor, MarketWatch


Closing Remarks

Ian Rosen, CEO, StockTwits


Cocktail Reception

Our Sponsors

Venue & Accommodations

Hotel Del Coronado

1500 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118

Join us this October at Hotel Del Coronado in Coronado, CA, a victorian style luxury hotel and designated Coronado landmark. Situated on the north side of Coronado directly on the beach Hotel Del Coronado, with its soaring tower and vibrant outdoor area, is a unique space for any occasion.

We have a room block available for this event please email Taylor@stocktwits.com for details.