2014 Summit Review

Opening Remarks

 

    Lenore Blum

    Director, Project Olympus
    Distinguished Career Professor of Computer Science

 

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    David S. Mawhinney

    Assistant Teaching Professor of Entrepreneurship
    Associate Director, Donald H. Jones Center for Entrepreneurship
    Managing Director, Open Field Entrepreneurs Fund
    Director, i6 Agile Innovation System

 

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Keynote Speeches

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    Andrew Ng

    Co-founder of Coursera

 

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    Heng Cao

    Senior Technical Staff Member, Executive,

    IBM Research -China Shanghai Lab

    Analytics Leader, Technology & Strategy,

    IBM Research-Global Labs

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Information Technology

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    Randal E. Bryant (Moderator)

    Former Dean, School of Computer Science

    University Professor of Computer Science

 

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    Andrew Moore

    Dean, School of Computer Science

    Former Vice President Engineering, Google

 

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    Heng Cao

 

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    Peng Yang

    Chief researcher,

    Hitachi (China) Research and Development Corporation

 

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    Bruce Cullen

    Vice President, Strategy, Innovation and Architecture at Mylan

 

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    John Jiang

    Senior Research Architect, Hitachi America Ltd

 

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Finance & Capital Markets

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    Pierre Jinghong Liang (Moderator)

    Associate Professor,

   Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University

 

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    Gordon Liu

    Managing Director, HSBC

 

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    George Cao

    CEO

    Chief Investment Officer, Delpha Capital Management

 

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Energy

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    Louis Schwartz (Moderator)

    President, China Strategies LLC

 

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    Mark Desantis

    CEO, kWantera

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    Kevin Sheen

    Senior Director, EverPower Wind Holdings

 

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    Ritchie Tabachnick

    President at Equipment & Controls Africa; Vice President at Breen Energy Solutions

 

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Innovation & Entrepreneurship

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    Pengxuan Chen (Moderator)

    Advisor, CMU Summit 2014 Conference

    Chair, CMU Summit 2013 Conference

    Civil Associate I, Michael Baker Corporation

 

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    Vincent Ma (Angel Laoma)

    Senior Vice President, Mashington Group

 

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    Charles Kim

    Managing Director, China Renaissance

 

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    Michael Smolens

    Founder & Chairman, Dotsub ; Collector of Puzzle Pieces.

 

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    Lisa Delp

    Entrepreneur-in-Residence, Lorain County Community College

    Former Executive Director, Ohio Third Frontier Commissionl

 

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Networking & Events

Lunch Talk

Graduating International Students: Your Options in America

   

If you’re a graduating international student or who had recently graduated and desire to continue your life in America, this workshop is designed for you. American Scholar Group and Liberty Capital Advisory Group sponsored this workshop to give you a general understanding of United States employment and immigration laws, providing you with the options to achieve your America Dream.

 

Meet with Angel Investor Vincent Ma

 

Senior Vice President, Mashington Group

Co-Chairman, Blue Angles Startups & Investments Community (BASIC)

Co-Founder, China Startups & Incubators Alliance (CSIA)

Vice Chairman, China Grassroots Angel Investors Group (GAIG)

In addition to meeting Vincent in Innovation and Entrepreneurship Panel discussion and New Venture Competition, Vincent is also excited to meet startups and entrepreneurs from mid and east of US in a special event (A7E Porter Hall). Vincent Ma is also affiliated with various partner organizations including Blue Angels Ventures, Mashington Group, Grass Roots Investor Club, CSIA, etc.

 

Wall Street Hedgefund Face to Face

 

Chief Investment Officer, Delpha Capital Management

Mr Cao is currently the Chief Investment Officer and Co-founder of Delpha Capital. Besides the Finance Panel discussion, Mr Cao will feature his past experience of Wall Street in this signup only lunch discussion and give those who have the potentials to become future wolves of Wall Street his insights on career development. As a good friend of CMU Summit, George's enrich expertise in hedgefund and other aspects will provide you a quick glimpse of the Wall Street.