Top tech executives, including BlackBerry Chief Executive John Chen and Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt are in town this week for a two-day technology and media conference.
Oasis: The Montgomery Summit -- for a decade known as the Montgomery Technology Conference before a name change this year -- will take place at the Fairmont Miramar in Santa Monica on Wednesday and Thursday.
The invitation-only confab will feature panels, networking and presentations from chief executives of about 150 companies in the social, mobile, analytics and cloud sectors. More than 800 senior-level investors and corporate executives are expected to attend.
Schmidt and Google Ideas Director Jared Cohen are scheduled to give a keynote at 4 p.m. Wednesday. Chen is scheduled to speak on stage at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, followed by Jessica Alba and Brian Lee of baby products e-commerce company the Honest Co. at 2 p.m.