The President of The Onion and 4 things not to miss on Thursday afternoon

Check the schedule to see what’s coming up next at Web Summit.

It’s time to look to the afternoon and our final Web Summit speakers… Unless you’re coming to Surf Summit, of course.

Lisa Falzone – CEO – Revel Systems

Retailing 2015: New frontiers – Money Summit – 1.25pm


Lisa, the CEO and Co-Founder of Revel Systems, will be discussing the retail point of sale and how it is evolving.

Nico Sell – CEO – Wickr

Properly paranoid – Code Summit – 2.10pm


The Co-Founder and CEO of “top secret messenger” Wickr, Nico, will be discussing why a little paranoia is justified when it comes to our online privacy. If you’re concerned about how your online footprint is being watched, come along to see how to protect your personal information.

Media matters – Marketing Summit – 2.40pm

In conversation at Marketing Summit will be Jim Lanzone, the CEO of CBS, and Steve Bertoni, Senior Editor at Forbes. These are big players in the world of media so you’ll want to hear what they have to say on the state of the industry.

Mike McAvoy – President – The Onion

Did satire kill the brand? – Marketing Summit – 3.20pm

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Closing the Marketing Summit is Mike McAvoy, president of The Onion. He’ll be discussing how The Onion is able to create funny content without putting off advertisers.

Dan Brown

Will science kill God?


The legendary novelist Dan Brown will be speaking at Society Summit about science, technology, spirituality and how they intertwine. See you tonight!

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