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Connect with the biggest cloud computing event of the year, and you’ll learn how to connect to your customers in a whole new way. At Dreamforce 2014 you’ll discover everything you need to know, from industry leaders who are paving the way to the future.

Here are highlights from Dreamforce ‘13. This year promises to be even more exciting, so pre-register now to lock in a limited-time special offer.


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Keynote with Marc Benioff Tue, 9am-11am
Welcome Reception Mon, 6pm-8pm
Customer Company Keynote Mon, 5pm-6pm
Marissa Mayer Tue, 5pm-6pm
Sheryl Sandberg Wed, 5pm-6pm
Deepak Chopra & Friends Thurs, 9am-1:30pm
Dreamforce Gala Tue, 7pm-11pm
Q&A Session with Marc Benioff & Parker Harris Thurs, 2pm-3pm
Cloud Expo Open Every Day


Cloud Expo Open 12:00pm – 8:00pm (Moscone North and Moscone West)
AppExchange Partner Keynote   9:00am – 10:30am
Breakout Sessions   9:00am – 6:30pm
Cloud Alliance Partner Keynote   11:00am – 12:30pm
Innovation Panel
Marc Benioff, Chairman & CEO, and Drew Houston, CEO Dropbox
3:30pm – 4:30pm
Customer Company Keynote with Vivek Kundra, EVP Industries, 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Welcome Reception   6:00pm – 8:00pm


Cloud Expo Open 12:00pm – 5:00pm (Moscone North and Moscone West)
Opening Keynote with Marc Benioff, Chairman & CEO,, and Special Guests   9:00am – 11:00am
Breakout Sessions   12:30pm – 6:00pm
Keynote with Marissa Mayer, CEO & President, Yahoo!   5:00pm - 6:00pm
Dreamforce Gala at AT&T Park   7:00pm - 11:00pm


Cloud Expo Open 9:00am – 5:00pm (Moscone North and Moscone West)
Sales Cloud Keynote   9:00am – 10:00am
Chatter Keynote   9:00am – 10:00am
Breakout Sessions   9:00am – 6:00pm
Service Cloud Keynote   10:30am – 11:30am
Developer Keynote   10:30am – 11:30am
ExactTarget Marketing Cloud Keynote   12:00pm – 1:00pm
Mobile Strategy Keynote   12:00pm – 1:00pm
Platform Keynote   2:00pm – 3:00pm
Small & Medium Business Keynote   2:00pm – 3:00pm
3:30pm Keynote   3:30pm – 4:15pm
Lean In with Sheryl Sandberg, COO, Facebook   5:00pm - 6:00pm
AppBash   9:00pm – 1:00am


Cloud Expo Open 9:00am – 2:00pm (Moscone North and Moscone West)
Breakout Sessions   8:30am – 2:00pm
Dr. David Agus: The End of Illness "What if everything you thought about health was wrong?"   9:00am – 9:45pm
Dr. Wayne Dyer   9:45am – 11:00am
Deepak Chopra   11:00am – 12:30pm
Panel Moderated by Dr. Susan Desmond-Hellmann   12:30pm – 1:30pm
Q&A Session with Marc Benioff, Chairman & CEO, & Parker Harris, Co-Founder,   2:00pm – 3:00pm
Marc Benioff

Marc Benioff, Chairman & CEO,

Marc Benioff is chairman and CEO of He founded the company in 1999 with a vision to create an on-demand information management service that would replace traditional enterprise software technology. Benioff is now regarded as one of the pioneers of cloud computing and has been instrumental in driving businesses to transform into customer companies by embracing social and mobile cloud technologies to connect with customers, partners, employees and even products in new ways.

Under Benioff's direction, has grown from a groundbreaking idea into a publicly traded company that is the leader in enterprise cloud computing. For its revolutionary approach, has been recognized by Fortune as one of the Fastest Growing Companies, the World’s Most Admired Computer Software Company and one of the Best Places to Work. In addition, the company was selected by Forbes as the World’s Most Innovative Company for three years in a row.

Benioff has been widely recognized for his visionary leadership and for pioneering innovation. In 2012 ...morehe was named a Businessperson of the Year by Fortune, one of the Best CEOs in the World by Barron’s, one of the Best CEOs in America by Forbes, and he also received an Innovation Award from The Economist. In 2010 he was awarded the David Packard Medal of Achievement and was named by Fortune one of the Top 50 People in Business as well as one of the Smartest People in Tech.


Throughout his career, Benioff has been committed to using information technology to produce positive social change. In 2000, he launched the Foundation—now a multimillion-dollar global organization—which established the “1-1-1 model,” whereby the company contributes one percent of product, one percent of equity, and one percent of employee hours back to the communities it serves. Acknowledging his commitment to building partnerships between business and society to improve the state of the world, the members of the World Economic Forum named Benioff as one of its Young Global Leaders and the Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy presented Benioff with the coveted Excellence in Corporate Philanthropy Award.

Benioff serves on the Board of Trustees at the University of Southern California and is on the board of directors at Cisco. Benioff is also the author of three books, including the national best seller Behind the Cloud.

Prior to launching, Benioff, a 30-year veteran of the software industry, spent 13 years at Oracle Corporation from 1986-1999. In 1984, he worked as an assembly language programmer in Apple Computer’s Macintosh Division. He founded entertainment software company Liberty Software in 1979 when he was 15 years old. Benioff received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Southern California in 1986.

Sheryl Sandberg

Sheryl Sandberg, COO, Facebook

Sheryl Sandberg is Chief Operating Officer at Facebook. She oversees the firm's business operations including sales, marketing, business development, legal, human resources, public policy and communications. Prior to Facebook, Sheryl was vice president of Global Online Sales and Operations at Google, where she built and managed online sales for advertising and publishing and operations for consumer products worldwide. She was also instrumental in launching, Google’s philanthropic arm.

Sheryl previously served as Chief of Staff for the United States Treasury Department under President Bill Clinton and began her career as an economist with the World Bank. She received a B.A. in Economics and an M.B.A from Harvard University. She serves on the boards of Facebook, The Walt Disney Company, Women for Women International, V-Day, ONE and chairs the board of Lean In.

Marissa Mayer

Marissa Mayer, President & CEO, Yahoo!

Marissa Mayer was named Yahoo! CEO, President and Director in July 2012. Prior to Yahoo! Marissa Mayer was Vice President of Local, Maps, and Location Services at Google where she oversaw product management, engineering, design and strategy for the company’s suite of local and geographical products, including Google Maps, Google Earth, Zagat, Street View, and local search, for desktop and mobile.

During her 13 years at Google, Marissa held numerous positions, including engineer, designer, product manager, and executive, and launched more than 100 well-known features and products.

She played an instrumental role in Google search, leading ...morethe product management effort for more than 10 years, a period during which Google Search grew from a few hundred thousand to well over a billion searches per day. Marissa led the development of some of Google's most successful services including image, book and product search, toolbar, and iGoogle, and defined such pivotal products as Google News and Gmail. She is listed as an inventor on several patents in artificial intelligence and interface design.


Prior to joining Google, Marissa worked at the UBS research lab in Zurich, Switzerland and at SRI International in Menlo Park, California. She graduated with honors from Stanford University with a B.S. in Symbolic Systems and a M.S. in Computer Science. For both degrees, she specialized in artificial intelligence. While at Stanford, she taught computer programming to more than 3000 students and received the Centennial Teaching and Forsythe Awards for her contributions to undergraduate education. In 2008, the Illinois Institute of Technology awarded her an honorary doctorate of engineering.

Marissa serves on the board of directors of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. She is also on the board of various non-profits, including the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the San Francisco Ballet, and the New York City Ballet.

Deepak Chopra

Deepak Chopra, MD, Founder, The Chopra Foundation

As a global leader and pioneer in the field of mind-body medicine, Chopra transforms the way the world views physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and social wellness. Known as a prolific author of over seventy-five books with twenty-one New York Times bestsellers, his works have been published in more than thirty-five languages.

Co-author with Rudolph E. Tanzi, their latest New York Times bestseller, Super Brain: Unleashing The Explosive Power of Your Mind to Maximize Health, Happiness, and Spiritual Well-being (Harmony, November 6, 2012) is a new PBS special. His soon-to-be released book, What Are You Hungry for? The Chopra Solution to Permanent Weight Loss, Well-Being, and Lightness of Soul, (Harmony Books) will be published in November 2013.

Several of his New York Times bestsellers have received accolades, ...more“Peace Is the Way” was given the Religion and Spirituality Quill Award in 2005, and “The Book of Secrets: Unlocking the Hidden Dimensions of Your Life” was awarded the 2005 Nautilus Grand Prize; and “War of the Worldviews: Science vs Spirituality”, has been quoted by Larry King “as one of the more important books to read of the decade.” FINS - Wall Street Journal, stated that “The Soul of Leadership”, as one of five best business books to read for your career.


He is a columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle and Washington Post On Faith and contributes regularly to,, and The Huffington Post. Chopra is featured daily on YouTube’s The Chopra Well.

Deepak Chopra's popularity as an international presenter and keynote speaker is exemplified in an impressive list of honorariums. Chopra is the recipient of the 2012 Police Athletic League Humanitarian Award, 2012 Rubin Museum of Art’s Mandala Award for Humanitarian Achievement, 2010 GOI Peace Award, 2010, Starlite Humanitarian Award, 2010 Art for Life Honoree, 2009 Oceana Partners Award, 2006 Ellis Island Medal of Honor presented by the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations Foundation, and 2006 Trailblazer Award by the Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, 2002 Einstein Humanitarian Award through Albert Einstein College of Medicine in collaboration with the American Journal of Psychotherapy. He participates annually as a lecturer at the Update in Internal Medicine event sponsored by Harvard Medical School, Department of Continuing Education and the Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center since 1997.

Chopra is a fellow of the American College of Physicians, a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, Adjunct Professor of Executive Programs at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, Adjunct Professor at Columbia Business School, Columbia University, and Senior Scientist with The Gallup Organization.

Vivek Kundra

Vivek Kundra, EVP Industries,

Vivek Kundra is the executive vice president of emerging markets at Kundra is an accomplished technology leader with a demonstrated track record of driving innovation. Prior to joining, Kundra served as the first United States chief information officer where he was credited with adopting game-changing cloud computing technologies, strengthening the cybersecurity posture of the nation and launching an open government movement.

Before his time as U.S. CIO, Kundra served as the chief technology officer for the District of Columbia and as the assistant secretary of commerce and technology for the Commonwealth of Virginia.


The World Economic Forum selected Kundra as a 2011 Young Global Leader, representing ...morea group of exceptional young leaders who share a commitment to shaping the global future. He is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Kundra holds a M.S. in management information systems from the University of Maryland and is a graduate of the University of Virginia’s Sorensen Institute of Political Leadership.


Wayne Dyer

Wayne Dyer, Author, Your Erroneous Zones

Dr. Wayne W. Dyer, affectionately called the "father of motivation" by his fans, is one of the most widely known and respected people in the field of self-empowerment. He became a well-known author with his bestselling book, Your Erroneous Zones, and has gone on to write many other self-help classics, including Meditations for Manifesting, Staying on the Path, Your Sacred Self, Everyday Wisdom, and You'll See It When You Believe It.

Despite his childhood spent in orphanages and foster homes, Dr. Dyer, who has a doctorate in counseling psychotherapy, has overcome many obstacles to make his dreams come true. Today he spends much of his time showing others how to do the same. His latest Hay House titles include: ...moreSecrets of Your Own Healing Power, Wisdom of the Masters, Creating Your World the Way You Really Want It to Be, with Deepak Chopra, and How to Get What You Really, Really, Really, Really Want.


Dr. Dyer's books have helped millions of people lead happier, more meaningful lives. Dr. Dyer utilizes the process of meditation as a way of streamlining your thoughts, desires, goals and ultimately, your life. The sound of meditation described in his book, he says produced amazing manifestations in the lives of many people. He has heard of manifesting job promotions, having a baby which supposedly was an impossibility, selling a home that was on the market for years without potential buyers and other stories of prosperity and healing that border on being miracles.

Dr. Dyer explains, "I know that these principles work. Their miraculous power is not based on a belief, it is a knowing, I know that we have Divine Power that has gone untapped primarily because of our conditioning, I know that you, if you practice the Nine Principles studiously, can begin to manifest for yourself virtually anything that you are capable of conceiving in your mind.

His speech topics include:
- The Keys to Higher Awareness
- Transformation: You’ll See It When you Believe It
- How to Be a No-Limit Person
- Choosing Your Own Greatness

When he's not traveling the globe delivering his uplifting message, Wayne is writing from his home in Maui, Hawaii.

Dr. Susan Desmond-Hellmann

Dr. Susan Desmond-Hellmann, MD, MPH, Chancellor of the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)

Susan Desmond-Hellmann, MD, MPH, became the ninth Chancellor of the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) in August 2009. An oncologist and renowned biotechnology leader, Desmond-Hellmann holds the Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock Distinguished Professor appointment at UCSF.

In her role as Chancellor of UCSF, the leading university focused exclusively on health, Desmond-Hellmann oversees all aspects of the top-ranked professional and graduate schools, medical center and research programs. She has also overseen an in-depth review of the University’s business model, developed a comprehensive strategic plan, supported the creation of research partnerships with industry leaders such as Pfizer and Bayer, and appointed UCSF’s first Vice Chancellor of Diversity and Outreach.

She remains a world leader in ...moreshaping the future of biomedicine, co-chairing a National Academies committee that produced the report, “Toward Precision Medicine: Building a Knowledge Network for Biomedical Research and a New Taxonomy of Disease.” In May 2013, she convened top health care leaders for the “OME” Summit to discuss the opportunities and how to manage the challenges associated with Precision Medicine. The summit was the first of its kind and is widely recognized as a cornerstone in precision medicine, paving the way for the movement.


Prior to becoming Chancellor, Desmond-Hellmann spent 14 years at Genentech where she served a number of roles, ending as President, Product Development (2004 – 2009). In this role, she was responsible for Genentech’s pre-clinical and clinical development, process research and development, business development and product portfolio management. She also served as a member of Genentech’s executive committee. Under her leadership at Genentech, several of the company’s breakthrough therapeutics were approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, and the company became the nation’s No. 1 producer of anti-cancer drug treatments.

Desmond-Hellmann’s passion for unlocking new knowledge and commitment to advancing science, education and clinical care has led her to receive numerous honors and awards. Among them are:
- Forbes magazine named her on of the world’s seven most “powerful innovators,” calling her “a hero to legions of cancer patients” in November 2009
- Fortune magazine’s “top 50 most powerful women in business” for seven years
- Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association Woman of the Year in 2006
- Biotech Hall of Fame inductee in 2007
- BayBio biotechnology lifetime achievement award in 2009
- American Academy of Arts and Sciences inductee in 2010
- Institute of Medicine member inductee in 2010
- Honorary Doctor of Science degrees from Princeton University and Dartmouth College

In pursuit of UCSF’s public mission, Desmond-Hellmann partners closely with leaders in healthcare academia, science and technology. In March 2013, she was appointed to the board of directors at Facebook Inc., the Menlo Park-based social networking company, and since 2010 she has served on the board of directors of the Procter & Gamble Company. She also serves on several not-for-profit boards; the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Science Advisory Board, the Genentech Scientific Resource Board and as a Trustee of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

Desmond-Hellmann completed her undergraduate education and medical school at the University of Nevada, Reno, followed by clinical training at UCSF where she served as associate adjunct professor of epidemiology and biostatistics. She is board-certified in internal medicine and medical oncology and holds a master’s degree in public health from the University of California, Berkeley. During her training at UCSF, she spent two years as a visiting faculty member at the Uganda Cancer Institute studying HIV/AIDS and cancer. She later worked two years in private practice as a medical oncologist before returning to clinical research.

Desmond-Hellmann is a sports enthusiast, passionate about the San Francisco Giants, San Francisco 49ers and Golden State Warriors, and loves the outdoors, whether she is running, hiking, swimming, or cycling and skiing with her husband, Dr. Nick Hellmann.

Dr. David Agus

Dr. David Agus, MD, Author, The End of Illness

Can we live robustly until our last breath? Do we have to suffer from debilitating conditions and sickness? Is it possible to add more vibrant years to our lives? And has the time come for us to stop thinking about disease as something the body “gets” or “has” but rather to think of it as something the body does?

In The End of Illness, David B. Agus, MD, one of the world’s leading cancer doctors, researchers, medical futurists and technology innovators, tackles these fundamental questions, challenging long-held wisdoms and dismantling misperceptions about what “health” means. With a blend of storytelling, landmark research, and provocative ideas, Dr. Agus presents an eye-opening picture of the complex and endlessly enigmatic human body, and all of the ways it works—and fails—ultimately showing us how a new perspective on our individual health will allow each of us to achieve that often elusive but now reachable goal of a long, healthy life.

Dr. Agus also offers insights ...moreand access to breathtaking and powerful new technologies that promise to transform medicine in our generation. In the course of offering recommendations, he emphasizes his belief that there is no “right” answer, no master guide that’s “one size fits all.” Each one of us must get to know our bodies in uniquely personal ways, and he shows us exactly how to do that so that we can individually create a plan to live longer. This groundbreaking approach will change not only how we care for ourselves but also how we develop the next generation of treatments and cures.


Over the past twenty years, Dr. Agus has received acclaim for his innovations in medicine and contributions to new technologies that will change how all of us maintain our health. He’s also built a reputation for having a unique way of looking at the relationship of the body to health and disease. He explains, “Sometimes you have to go to war to understand peace. My work in the cancer war has taught me a lot about all things health-related, much of which goes against conventional wisdom.”

Dr. Agus is professor of medicine and engineering at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine and the Viterbi School of Engineering and heads USC’s Westside Cancer Center and the Center for Applied Molecular Medicine. He received his bachelor’s degree from Princeton and his M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania. He trained at Johns Hopkins and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. A staunch advocate for personalized medicine, he chairs the Global Agenda Council on Genetics for the World Economic Forum, and is co-founder of Applied Proteomics and Navigenics, two health-care technology and wellness companies.

Dr. Agus’s honors and awards include the American Cancer Society Physician Research Award, a Clinical Scholar Award from the Sloan-Kettering Institute, and the 2009 Geoffrey Beene Foundation’s Rock Stars of Science Award.

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