Traction Conference to Bring Top 30 Growth Experts to Vancouver

Dec 19 2017, 2:08 pm

Launch Academy and Boast Capital are excited to announce Traction Conference, Canada’s largest gathering of growth hackers from Silicon Valley in Vancouver on Thursday, June 18, 2015. Limited Super Early Bird tickets at $299 each are on sale starting Wednesday, February 25.

“Many entrepreneurs who build great products simply don’t have a good distribution strategy.” – Mark Andreessen, Andreessen Horowitz.

Traction is a one-day conference that will teach startups distribution strategies and tactics for acquiring explosive growth. The conference will cover everything from Content Marketing, Analytics, Testing, Conversion Optimization, Retention, Virality, Monetization, Sales, to Channel Partnerships and more. Attendees will have the opportunity to mingle with over 500 tech founders, C-suite execs, growth hackers, data nerds, product folks, UX geeks and media.

Traction has secured 30 of the most influential names from the fastest growing companies of the last decade, including:

■ Ryan Holmes, CEO of Hootsuite
■ Phil Fernandez, CEO of Marketo
■ Lynda Weinman, Founder of
■ Neil Patel, Co-founder of KISSmetrics
■ Dennis Yang, CEO, Udemy
■ Jeff Lawson, CEO, Twilio
■ Matt Barrie, CEO, Freelancer
■ Bastian Lehmann, CEO, Postmates
■ Daniel Saks, CEO, AppDirect
■ Alex Mehr, Co-founder, Zoosk
■ and the who’s who of growth from the Unicorn Club

Traction Conference

Date: Thursday, June
Venue: Harbour Event Centre, 750 Pacific Boulevard, Vancouver, BC
Registration: Tranction Conference website
The conference will kick off with an invite only CEO Summit on Wednesday, June 17th where select startups will have the opportunity to interact with our speakers. Traction will conclude with Canada’s largest Product Hunt meetup to date immediately following the conference on Thursday, June 18th.

A limited number of Super Early Bird tickets are on sale for $299 each until Friday, March 13th. Grab your ticket before the conference is completely sold out.

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