FORA.tv Speaker - Mike Krieger

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Biography

Mike Krieger co-founded the photo-sharing social network Instagram, where he is the head of engineering. In 2010, Krieger joined forces with Kevin Systrom to transform a location-based social network named Burbn into the world’s most popular photo-editing and -sharing app. Within hours of launch, 25,000 people had downloaded Instagram. Within months, it had a million users. Over the past five years, Krieger has steered Instagram’s infrastructure through rapid and massive growth. Today, the service has more than 300 million active users. Krieger studied Symbolic Systems at Stanford University, a mix of computer science, design, and cognitive science.

2 Programs

What's a Picture Worth? Instagram Cofounder Mike Krieger

05.12.15 | 00:35:14 min | 0 comments

A #Nofilter Conversation with the Founders of Instagram

05.30.13 | 01:08:26 min | 0 comments