Agenda

 

April 25, 2015

8:30 am - 9:30 am

Registration 

Outside Kresge Recital Hall, College of Fine Arts Building

9:30 am - 9:40 am

Welcome Remarks

Kresge Recital Hall, College of Fine Arts Building

9:40 am - 10:10 am

Opening Remarks

Lenore Blum, Co-Director, Center of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Founding Director

David S. Mawhinney, Co-Director, Center of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Executive Director

Kresge Recital Hall, College of Fine Arts Building

10:15 am - 10:45 am

Keynote 1

Jimmy Hsia, Vice Provost for International Programs and Strategy, Carnegie Mellon University

Kresge Recital Hall, College of Fine Arts Building

10:45 am - 10:55 am

Break

10:55 am - 11:25 am

Keynote 2

Jerome Pesenti, Vice President, Core Technology, IBM Watson

Kresge Recital Hall, College of Fine Arts Building

11:25 am - 11:55 am

Keynote 3

Bo Zhu, Chief Dream Chaser, Dream Chaser Funds; Founder of Innovalley

Kresge Recital Hall, College of Fine Arts

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Lunch Event: Networking with Speakers and Recruitment (by registration)

Singleton Room, Roberts Hall

1:40 pm - 3:30 pm

Information Technology Panel

Giant Eagle Auditorium, Baker Hall A51

3:40 pm - 5:30 pm

Finance Panel

Giant Eagle Auditorium, Baker Hall A51

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Private Dinner (Invited Only)

Omni William Penn Hotel, Downtown Pittsburgh

April 26, 2015

9:00 am - 9:20 am

Registration

Outside Giant Eagle Auditorium, Baker Hall A51

9:20 am - 9:50 am

Keynote 4

Feng Li, Partner, IDG Ventures

Giant Eagle Auditorium, Baker Hall A51

10:00 am - 11:50 am

Energy and Environment Panel

Lecture Hall136A, Baker Hall

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Panel

Giant Eagle Auditorium, Baker Hall A51

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Lunch Event: Round Table Talk with Angel Investors and VCs (by registration)

Singleton Room, Roberts Hall

1:40 pm - 4:40 am

New Venture Competition

Giant Eagle Auditorium, Baker Hall A51

5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

IDGenius Talk by IDG Ventures

Giant Eagle Auditorium, Baker Hall A51

7:30 pm - 7:40 pm

Closing Remarks

Giant Eagle Auditorium, Baker Hall A51

 

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