Irina Meyer has over 14 years of succeeding leading roles in startups developing a wide array of products – financial technologies, applications for social platforms and computer games. Headed Project Management division at Riot Games, a startup that has grown into a $1.6B a year game franchise. Since 2009 Irina has been dedicating time to development and promotion of new technologies in digital media and interactive entertainment, first at ABC Television, and then as an active member of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and the Emmy's Foundation. Irina is a recipient of the 2011 Emmy for the Outstanding Achievement in Interactive Media. Irina is an active investor, serves on advisory boards, participates in and leads Due Diligence teams, regular invitee as a panelist on Pitch Globally. Irina holds a B.A. Philosophy and Political Science – Moscow State University and B.S. Computer Science – San Jose State University.