What Attendees Are Saying
"Traction is THE conference to supercharge your business by learning from thought-leaders of the fastest growing companies in the world!"
Daniel Saks, Co-founder and CEO, AppDirect
"So many amazing women investors, speakers & delegates here at Traction Conference. The Traction Conf team gets an A+ in diversity!"
Danielle Smith, Community Engagement Lead, Ryerson DMZ
“The talent coming to Vancouver for this conference is just amazing. It feels like the only time of the year that I don't have to travel to them.”
Boris Wertz, CEO, Version One Ventures
Explode Your Business Growth & Revenue
Traction Conf brings founders and leaders from some of the fastest growing tech companies to share their growth secrets.
Our theme for 2018 is SCALING UP, with a special focus on Crypto, Blockchain, AI, VR/AR, and Cybersecurity.
Business leaders will share their challenges and learnings from scaling their companies to $10M/ $50M/ $100M+ in revenue, acquisition, and IPO.
Jay Simons, President, Atlassian
Jyoti Bansal, Founder, AppDynamics
Julia Hartz, CEO, Eventbrite
Jeff Lawson, CEO, Twilio
Sameer Dholakia, CEO, Sendgrid
Eliot Horowitz, Co-founder & CTO, MongoDB
Lynda Weinman, Co-founder, Lynda.com
Michael Pryor, CEO, Trello
Justin Kan, Partner, Co-founder, Twitch.tv & Atrium
Sarah Bird, CEO, Moz
Des Traynor, Co-founder, Intercom
Ryan Smith, CEO, Qualtrics
Kenneth Lin, CEO, Credit Karma
Aatif Awan, VP Growth & International Products, LinkedIn
Holly Liu, Founder, Kabam
Chris Farinacci, Head of Business, Asana (former CMO, Google for Work)
Meagen Eisenberg, CMO, MongoDB
Elliot Shmukler, VP Product, Instacart (previously Wealthfront & LinkedIn)
Gina Gotthilf, VP Growth, Duolingo
Jay Heglar, Chief Strategy Officer, Domo
Bastian Lehmann, CEO, Postmates
Sarah Tavel, Partner, Benchmark Capital
Marco Zappacosta, CEO, Thumbtack
Selina Tobaccowala, Former President & CTO, SurveyMonkey
Markus Frind, CEO, PlentyOfFish
Phil Fernandez, CEO, Marketo
David Barrett, CEO, Expensify
Patrick Llewellyn, CEO, 99designs
"Traction Conf is a top product and growth conference to attend in 2018. I was really impressed by the high quality of the event last year."
- Dan Olsen, Author, The Lean Product Playbook