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: Talk to your users

Track: Products for People / Time: Tuesday 14:05 - 15:05 / Location: Room 203 / 204

Cultivating a user community takes more than just answering support requests. If your product is important and alive, then so is your user base. It’s a community. How do you get from 50 users to 50 million in just 3 years? What are the concerns, tools and approaches needed at each stage, as your community grows from good to awesome to godlike.