The Business of Software Conference starting today in Boston is live streaming, beginning at 9am Eastern. If you want to hear and watch some of the sharpest minds in the software business, get yourself registered on this page and start partaking.

Here’s the speaker schedule, with my personal favorites/recommendations in bold
(All times are Eastern):

Monday, October 24th

  • 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Clayton Christensen – How to Create New Growth Businesses in a Risk-Minimizing Environment
  • 10:45 AM – 11:45 AM Jason Cohen – Naked Business: How I made more money through honesty than through typical business behavior.)
  • 11:45 AM – 12:45 PM Alex Osterwalder – Building Competitive Advantage through Business Model Thinking
  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Dharmesh Shah – Insights And Musings On The Business of Software
  • 4:45 PM – 5:45 PM Jeff Lawson
  • 5:45 PM – 6:15 PM Tobias Lütke – How to make sure your business is on the right side of history through code and culture.

Tuesday, October 25th

  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Patrick McKenzie – Engineering Your Marketing Outcomes
  • 10:15 AM – 11:15 AM Laura Fitton
  • 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM Josh Linkner – Unleashing Creativity
  • 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Rory Sutherland – Praxeology: Lessons from a lost science
  • 2:30 PM – 3:15 PM Lightning Talks Five finalists present 15 slides in 30 seconds each. That’s 7 minutes 30 seconds, then sit down.
  • Corey Reid, Freshbooks
  • Karl Treier, Prospect Stream
  • Patrick Foley, Microsoft
  • Justin Goeres, JKI
  • Tyler Rooney, 4ormat
  • 3:45 PM – 4:45 PM Michael McDerment – CEO and Co-Founder of Freshbooks.
  • 4:45 PM – 5:45 PM Peldi & John Nese – An Interview with John Nese

Wednesday, October 26th

  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Paul Kenny – The art of asking!
  • 10:15 AM – 11:15 AM David Cancel
  • 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM Alexis Ohanian