I've got to hand it to Michael Arrington, Heather Harde, Erick Schonfeld and the team – their TechCrunch Disrupt is living up to the billing. The speakers have been top notch and include John Doerr, Charlie Rose, Carol Bartz, Ron Conway, Norman Pearlstine, Mayor Bloomberg, Fred Wilson, Tim Armstrong, Jack Dorsey, Scott Heiferman, Marissa Mayer, David Sachs and many more.
It seems that every VC firm from Boston to Washington is represented here along with many from Silicon Valley, and a great quantity and quality of companies in the Startup Alley – I heard over 1700 people are attending. And a non-trivial thing – there is power at every table and the WiFi is working flawlessly – when's the last time that happened at a TechCrunch (or any) conference?
It's streaming live today and you can also find the archives – check it out online for sure if you're not there in person.