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Dan Slagen
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Dan Slagen
Dan Slagen
Currently CMO at, Dan Slagen is a 4 time start-up executive specializing in scaling global go-to-market functions from early stage to $100M+ in ARR. With experience in both B2B and B2C at companies such as HubSpot and Wayfair, Dan has built teams across marketing, growth, sales, customer success, business development, and also founded and sold his own video tech start-up. A frequent contributor and advisor to the start-up community, Dan has spoken at more than 50 conferences and has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, CNBC, TechCrunch, and Bloomberg TV amongst others. Above all else, Dan believes in creativity, drive, and a people-first mentality.
Sep 15, 2020· 4 min, 32 sec

Here’s Everything Announced at the ClimaCon 2020 Keynote

“Weather forecasts put people in a state of confusion rather than a state of control.” Dan Slagen, CMO at

What a day! Now that ClimaCon 2020 is over, we want to take a moment to recap the session and highlight all of the major announcements. To start though, we’d like to thank all of our amazing partners that took the time to join and participate in ClimaCon throughout the entire day. You all are the best!

  • Fox Sports
  • NFL
  • ITS ConGlobal
  • Google
  • Dynamic Yield
  • Mapbox
  • Procore
  • Amadeus

The keynote, which featured Fox Sports, the NFL, and’s CMO, CPO, and CRO, covered a number of critical topics impacting the current and future state of the weather industry. In addition, made 4 major announcements, which we’ll highlight here.

Announcement #1: Launches 1F

For years, has been the weather industry pioneer with its “weather-of-things” approach, utilizing hundreds of millions of global sensors to bring a proprietary approach to weather forecasting at a hyperlocal and actionable level. Today, we take the next step by introducing 1 Forecast (or as we like to call it, 1F), the ambitious new project launched by’s elite team of PhD data scientists and R&D teams.

1F brings together Observations and Models including the “weather-of-things” approach, regional models, CBAM ( Bespoke Atmospheric Model), and Global Models – which all feed into’s proprietary machine learning engine. The result is the most actionable, impactful, hyperlocal weather intelligence forecast for your precise location, industry, and job function. While we’re just getting started with 1F, the momentum is here and the pace of iteration will constantly be at lightning speeds.

Announcement #2: Templates Insights Library

When you hear about and customers such as Uber, Fox Sports, or the NFL, you might think leveraging’s Weather Intelligence Platform™ is an overly complex and intricate process. With our Templates Insights Library, however, getting up and running couldn’t be easier.

We have prebuilt operational dashboards and insights across more than 15 industries ready to be turned on in minutes. For example, if you work in operations in the railroad industry, you can start by selecting our “Railroad” templates as seen below:

From there, simply select the dashboard you want to focus on, such as Winter Operations, Cross Wind Derailment, or Railyard Management to name a few, and you’ll instantly be shown specific insights (as seen below) for you to apply to your operational dashboard. You can fully customize everything to your thresholds, protocols, and needs on a minute-by-minute basis.

All the insights you need are ready to be plugged into your daily operations and integrated with any customizations that may be needed.

Want to learn more? Visit’s Insights Templates and Insights Library!

Announcement #3: Monitors


To make your life even easier, created Monitors. With Monitors, you can now add predictive insights and alerts to any location so you can stop worrying about the forecast. Always on and constantly working for you, Monitors consist of the following:

  • Each Monitor consists of 1 location with up to 10 predictive insights and alerts
  • Monitors are always on with 24/7 impact tracking for all of your hyperlocal locations
  • With Monitors, you can fully automate business decisions and team messaging in advance of weather impacting your operations

Monitors can be live in minutes, with a few simple actions:

  • Select the location(s) you wish to monitor
  • Confirm the Insights you need to track

The result is the ability to now make better decisions with a centralized single source of truth

Want to learn more? Get early access to Monitors now!

Announcement #4: All-in-One Weather Intelligence Platform

The culmination of the keynote highlighted the fact that while already offers the industry leading Weather Intelligence Platform™, the time has come to take the next step. is now thrilled to offer the industry’s ONLY All-in-One Weather Intelligence Platform™.

Bringing together all of the best components in one place,’s value offering is compounded across:

  • 1 Forecast
  • Proprietary machine learning engine
  • Predictive weather and air quality insights
  • Insights templates library
  • Monitors
  • Operations and revenue optimization
  • Interactive weather map
  • Team messaging and alerts

You can now orient your entire team, department, and company around one single source of weather truth in No more disparate systems or apps, no more frustrating conversations about what to do that just end up waisting time and efficiency, and most importantly no more confusion. With, you can take control. Our fully customizable software and API offering allows you to instantly be up and running effortlessly, regardless of your location, industry, or job function.

Have a job that you think is too complex for Tell that to the team at Fox Sports managing events all over the world on a daily basis.

Don’t think your industry will change much and things will keep operating just like they have for years? Tell that to the NFL this season. exists for the forward thinking mindsets and operational leaders across all industries.

If you’re not already working with, come see what we can do for you. We tell our customers all the time to “Forget the Forecast.” Forecasts have become insufficient. Join the Weather Intelligence movement and get the industry’s only All-in-One Weather Intelligence Platform™.

Want to learn more about how can help you optimize your operations? Schedule a custom demo now!

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