GOTO is a vendor independent international software development conference with more that 90 top speaker and 1300 attendees. The conference cover topics such as .Net, Java, Open Source, Agile, Architecture and Design, Web, Cloud, New Languages and Processes

Martin Ferro-Thomsen, Founder & CEO of Conferize and Co-Founder of Issuu

Martin Ferro-Thomsen

Biography: Martin Ferro-Thomsen

Martin is the visionary behind Conferize, a platform aiming to disrupt the trillion dollar global conference industry by making conferences more social, transparent and relevant.

Martin is also Co-Founder of Issuu, a Best Website. Issuu, a 'YouTube for publishing', is now in the US top-100, serving 55+ m users and almost 4 bn pages every month.

Martin is a 2011 member of BNY Talent-100, holds an MA in Culture & Communications and gave up an international PhD fellowship for the love of entrepreneurship. Today he generally operates within culture & technology, innovation & design.

Meet him at
Twitter: @FerroGate

Presentation: Did you talk to your community today?

Track: Architecture War Stories / Time: Friday 14:30 - 15:20 / Location: Glazen Zaal

If your product is important and alive, then so is your user base. It’s a living, breathing community that demands more than just good support. How do you get from 50 users to 50 million in just a few years? We’ll take a practical look at the concerns, tools and approaches needed at each stage, as your community grows from good to awesome to godlike.

Keywords: Community building, brand building, crossing the chasm
Target Audience: Anyone looking to scale