Oct 24-25 - Corporate InnoCon

September 24, 2019

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SVLink member companies benefit from these free Speaker Series events, bringing in Venture Capitalists, Corporate Executives and successful Startup Founders.

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Topic:  ​Bringing together world-class thought leaders in the area of Corporate Innovation and Venture Capital
Webinar + Onsite event

When:  October 24-25, 2019
             10:00—5:00 pm PST

Where: The event will be streamed live over video conferencing and also held in person at UCSC Silicon Valley Campus, 3175 Bowers Ave, Santa Clara, CA
                         
Speakers: ​Rashmi Gopinath - Managing Director, M12 (Microsoft Ventures), Mitchell Weinstock - Partner, HP Tech Ventures, Patrick Pfeffer - Head of Venture Investments, Juniper Networks, Sumit Gupta - VP of AI, IBM, Ravi Srivatsav - Chief Product/Technology Officer and Expert Partner at Bain and Company, Yvonne Lutsh - Investment Principal, Robert Bosch Venture Capital, Ankur Jindal - VP & Head of Ventures, Tata Communications, Salman Taj - VP of Innovation at Ericsson, Head of Ericsson ONE, Tony Cannestra - Director of Corporate Ventures, Denso International America

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For SVLink Members and UCSC staff/faculty: contact SVLink for details on free registration.

Agenda:

October 24, 2019

10:00—11:00 am PST, Opening Keynote by Rashmi Gopinath, Managing Director of M12 (Microsoft Ventures)

11:00—12:00 pm PST, Dr Yvonne Lutsch, Robert Bosch Venture Capital

12:00—1:00 pm PST, Lunch

1:00—2:00 pm PST, Startup Speaking Session (5-10min speaking slot for startups who take a booth)

2:00—3:00 pm PST, Afternoon Keynote by Sumit Gupta, VP of IBM (Title: Vision and Use Cases for AI in Enterprise)

3:00—4:00 pm PST, Networking break

4:00—5:00 pm PST, Keynote by Ravi Srivatsav, Chief Product/Technology Officer and Expert Partner at Bain & Company (Title: Why do Corporate Innovation efforts fail?)

October 25, 2019

10:00—11:00 am PST, Keynote by Mitchell Weinstock, Partner at HP Tech Ventures

11:00—12:00 pm PST, Patrick Pferrer, Head of Venture Investments at Juniper Networks (Title: Why, Where and How We Invest?)

12:00—1:00 pm PST, Keynote by Salman Taj, VP of Innovation at Ericssion and Head of Ericsson ONE (Title: Corporate Innovation: what works and what does not)

1:00—2:00 pm PST, Lunch and Networking

2:00—3:00 pm PST, Startup Speaking Session (5-10min speaking slot for startups who take a booth)

3:00—4:00 pm PST, Ankur Jindal, Vice President and Global Head of Corporate Venturing and Innovation, Tata Communications (Title: Multiple facets of driving innovation in a cross border corporate environment)

4:00—5:00 pm PST, Tony Cannestra, Director of Corporate Ventures, Denso International America

More info:

You can attend the event in person or online. Speaker will join in person from U First Capital office. The event is intended to be interactive. Videos of past events can be found on U First Capital Facebook Live page https://www.facebook.com/UFirstCapital/