Birds of a Feather

We’re excited to announce these Birds of a Feather. Once we’ve confirmed details, we will send an email to all registrants so you can select which Birds of a Feather you wish to attend. 

Trust & Safety After Hours: An Evening of Drinks and Discussion
July 10, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm 
Hosts: Keywords Studios & Spectrum Labs

This event will feature a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere at the beautiful 1916 Beaux Arts bar The Treasury, just a 10-minute walk from the Hyatt. Come and unwind with us after a long day of travel, and enjoy delicious cocktails and appetizers! Join your fellow professionals for an opportunity to meet the brightest minds in Trust & Safety before the conference and chat about the biggest issues facing our profession today. (Capacity is 40.)


Kickoff TrustCon 2023: Drinks & Discussion with Jen Weedon (Niantic) & Carly Goldstein (ActiveFence)!
July 10, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Hosts: Jen Weedon & Carly Goldstein

Join us for a community-led happy hour at Niantic’s office on the San Francisco waterfront where Jen & Carly will discuss their experiences in red teaming and safety by design. This is a great opportunity to learn from your peers, network with others, and enjoy a fun night of drinks, snacks, and good conversation! (Capacity is 30.)

Trust & Safety Networking at the Nightingale
July 11, 7:30 - 10:00 pm
Hosts: Crisp

Engage in captivating conversations, forge valuable connections, and experience the energy of a united T&S network (including T&S professionals, NGOs, and all others in the T&S network) - all paired with beautiful cocktails. From innovative strategies, regional trends to cutting-edge technologies, this event is an opportunity to explore the latest advancements in the field. (Capacity is 100.)

Cinder & Accel Happy Hour
Date & Time: July 12, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Hosts: Cinder & Accel

Join Cinder and Accel Ventures for drinks, small bites, and scintillating conversation - all with a breathtaking view of the Ferry Building. Just around the corner from the Hyatt, attendees are welcome to celebrate their T&S triumphs, commiserate over the state of the Internet, or just catch-up with friends. Expect a friendly atmosphere, nice drinks, and a crowd of really interesting folks working on extremely difficult problems. (Capacity is 125.)


Women in Trust & Safety Networking Happy Hour, hosted by Google + ActiveFence
July 12, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm 
Hosts: Google + ActiveFence

Everyone is invited to join us for food, drinks and networking in celebration of Women in Trust & Safety. We hope this is one of many events to come, and another positive step toward enabling and empowering female-identifying Trust & Safety professionals and their allies. (Capacity is 70.)


July 12, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm 
Host: TSPA

If you're looking to stay close to home base, join us at TrustCamp in the Hyatt Regency atrium! Come by for games, crafts, and a few surprises. We'll have non-alcoholic sippers and a spread of desserts on offer. Swing by before or after another Birds of a Feather event, or make an evening of it! Join us at TrustCamp, the gathering for TrustCon attendees seeking a delightful blend of games, snacks, and socializing. Prepare to indulge in a spread of desserts while forging new connections with fellow TrustCon enthusiasts. Come on up to laugh, unwind, and learn a thing or two!


British Consulate Cocktail Hour
July 12, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm 
Hosts: British Consulate San Francisco

The UK’s world leading Online Safety Bill will be signed into law this year. It’s a world first and wide ranging bill aiming to protect internet users from online harm. To launch this new piece of legislation the British Consulate San Francisco is hosting a networking happy hour where you can learn more about what the legislation means for you as a trust and safety professional, network with your trust and safety peers and enjoy some Great British hospitality. (Capacity is 100.)


Genpact Happy Hour
July 12, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm 
Hosts: Genpact

The event will be hosted by Eric Han, our new Trust & Safety Service line leader (previously Head of Safety at TikTok). It will be a great opportunity for you to meet Eric and our team, connect with fellow T&S professionals, and exchange ideas. The evening will be relaxed, giving you a chance to unwind, network, and celebrate the incredible and important work we do in building platform trust and creating safe communities. So, mark your calendars, grab a colleague, and come join us for an evening filled with good conversations and great company. (Capacity is 25.)


San Francisco Food Tour, hosted by Alorica
July 12, 5:45 pm - 9:00 pm 
Host: Alorica

Join Alorica for an epic food journey that combines historical North Beach and Chinatown neighborhoods, famous landmarks, and their noteworthy cuisine. The tour includes food, cocktails, transportation, and guides. (Capacity is 25.)


Understanding the Mysteries of the Universe with Unitary
July 12, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Host: Unitary

What do the universe, physics, and AI have in common? Sasha Haco, Unitary's CEO and renowned theoretical physicist, will share insights on the cosmos and her work with Stephen Hawking. We'll start from the basics, with chalk in hand and a whiteboard. A unique opportunity to embark on a captivating journey in an original venue boasting an ancient library, mechanical prototypes, and real-time evolving art. Join us for cocktails and a one of a kind experience in San Francisco's historic Marina district with views of the Golden Gate, Alcatraz and SF bay. (Capacity is 30.)


Fresh Air, Cocktails, and Friends: Experience a True Moment of Well-Being
July 12, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Host: Webhelp

Being able to create a sense of well-being is crucial for Trust and Safety professionals. And sometimes, all it takes is a cup of fresh air and a few rays of sunshine to feel better. Join us to get tips on how to boost your own well-being, enjoy drinks and snacks with friendly guests, and try your luck at winning a year's peace of mind! (Capacity is 65.)

Espresso Bar: Trust & Safety Professionals Fueled by ActiveFence
July 13, 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Host: ActiveFence

Come mingle with fellow T&S professionals before the day kicks off! Enabling a better, safer world by preventing online evil at scale takes a lot of time, energy and passion. As our way to say thank you for all you do, please stop by the ActiveFence Espresso Cart Thursday morning. We will be lifting our cups to you, Trust & Safety professionals! (Capacity is 200.)

Other Networking Events

TSPA is planning many different networking events throughout the conference. Some of them may require sign ups and some will not. We will post all the events here as they become finalized.