Listen or Download: Podcast-Style Keynotes from Dreamforce 2014

By Heike Young


One of the coolest parts of Dreamforce is the keynotes. Every year, the Dreamforce stage lights up with many of tech and innovation’s biggest names. At Dreamforce 2014, we were enlightened by some truly inspiring game-changers, from Arianna Huffington to Hadi Partovi.

We’ve selected five Dreamforce 2014 keynotes to share as podcast-style audio downloads. Head to our SoundCloud page or check out these embedded recordings. You can stream and listen now, or you can download directly to your device to listen whenever it’s convenient — in the car, on the train, or on the run. Think of it as Dreamforce innovation to go.

Hadi Partovi: Computer Science, America’s Untapped Opportunity

In this recording from Dreamforce 2014, hear from Code.org co-founder Hadi Partovi. Code.org is an education nonprofit that seeks to give every student access to computer science and increase participation by women and underrepresented students of color.

Eckhart Tolle and Arianna Huffington: Reimagine. Everything.

Arianna Huffington is co-founder and editor in chief of the Huffington Post. Eckhart Tolle is one of the world’s best-known spiritual authors and teachers. In this recording, the two talk about what it means to thrive as human beings, and why we must stay present in the now.

A Conversation with the PayPal Mafia

This all-star panel at Dreamforce 2014 was comprised of Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn; Max Levchin, co-founder and CTO of PayPal; and Jeremy Stoppleman, co-founder and CEO of Yelp. All three were early employees of PayPal, so they’re part of the group known as the PayPal Mafia.

Marc Benioff and Tony Prophet Fireside Chat

This conversation features Salesforce Chairman and CEO Marc Benioff and Microsoft’s Tony Prophet. Tony was named Corporate VP of Windows Marketing in May 2014. This fireside chat with Marc and Tony features the two discussing cloud and mobile trends and the Salesforce/Microsoft partnership.

Marc Andreessen Interviewed by Bloomberg’s Emily Chang

Entrepreneur, investor, and software engineer Marc Andreessen is best known as coauthor of Mosaic, the first widely used Web browser; cofounder of Netscape; and as cofounder and partner of venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz. During this conversation with Bloomberg’s Emily Chang, Marc discusses Apple Pay, Bitcoin, Airbnb, and the technology industry.

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