SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — GoDaddy Inc. (NYSE: GDDY), the world’s largest technology provider dedicated to small businesses, today announced that Rene Reinsberg, vice president of Emerging Products at GoDaddy, will speak at EmTech 2015 on November 2, 2015, at MIT.
Reinsberg, himself an MIT alum, and Professor Sep Kamvar, director of the MIT Media Lab’s Social Computing research group, will provide a “Technology Spotlight” discussion during the Rethinking Urban Infrastructure session.
In April this year, GoDaddy announced it had joined the MIT Media Lab and is collaborating with a team of researchers led by Professor Kamvar to explore technologies that have the future potential to provide small businesses with new and better ways to achieve success.
“I am extremely honored to be taking the EmTech stage with Sep Kamvar to share some of our work with this unique audience of technology leaders, innovators, and disruptors,” said Rene Reinsberg, vice president of Emerging Products at GoDaddy. “Since we kicked off our collaboration with the Media Lab back in April, we have been hard at work researching the technologies that will one day empower small businesses and organizations, from local flower shops to schools, to succeed. Our talk will give a glimpse into some of the insights we’ve already unearthed about the challenges these companies face and how technology can help them adapt and thrive.”
GoDaddy’s mission is to radically shift the global economy toward small businesses by empowering people to easily start, confidently grow and successfully run their own ventures. With more than 13 million customers worldwide and more than 60 million domain names under management, GoDaddy gives small business owners the tools to name their idea, build a beautiful online presence, attract customers and manage their business. To learn more about the company, visit www.GoDaddy.com.