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CIE Speaker Series Welcomes Ron Conway
CIE Speaker Series
Wednesday, May 11
Guest Speaker Ron Conway
The Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship invites you to attend our upcoming CIE Speaker Series featuring Ron Conway on Wednesday, May 11, 2011.
Wednesday, May 11, 2011
6:15-7:00 pm Check In/Registration & Complimentary Desserts
7:00-8:30 pm Program
Parking available in the Parking Structure
(permits are required on campus until 8 pm)
. If you are interested in attending, please click here to reserve your seat today
FYI, a waitlist will be created, with openings filled from the waitlist in the order in which they are added.
About Our Speaker:
Ron Conway, Founder of SV Angel LLC, has been an active angel investor for over 15 years. He was the Founder and Managing Partner of the Angel Investors LP funds (1998-2005) whose investments included: Google, Ask Jeeves, Paypal, Good Technology, Opsware, and Brightmail. He was recently included in The Vanity Fair 100 most influential people in the Information Age. He was awarded Best Angel at The 2009 TechCrunch Crunchies Awards. He was named #6 in Forbes Magazine Midas list of top "deal-makers" in 2009 and is actively involved in numerous philanthropic endeavors. Ron was with National Semiconductor Corporation in marketing positions (1973-1979), Altos Computer Systems as a co-founder, President and CEO (1979-1990) and took Altos public on Nasdaq in 1982 and served as CEO of Personal Training Systems (PTS) (1991-1995). PTS was acquired by SmartForce/SkillSoft (Nasdaq SKIL).
Philanthropically, Ron is a member of the UCSF Medical Center Chancellor's Advisory Board in San Francisco, Board Member of The Tiger Woods Foundation, and SF Homeless Connect, UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, College Track, and the Black Eyed Peas Peapod Foundation.
If you have a disability and require accommodation, call 408-554-5757 or email firstname.lastname@example.org 48 hours prior to the event.
Posted by Linda Jenkins
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