2010 Entrepreneurship Symposium


 2010 Entrepreneurship Symposium:

Entrepreneurship is Everywhere

 

Every sized-company, every job function, every industry: Learn how to be an entrepreneur that drives innovation

 

September 29, 2010, 8 AM – 1 PM

 

 

 

Summary Schedule

7:30 am - 8:00 am

Check-in and breakfast

8:00 am - 8:15 am

Welcome and Opening

8:15 am - 9:00 am

Opening Keynote:  John Connolly, Partner – Bain Capital Ventures

9:15 am - 10:00 am

1st Panel  (Choose Technology or Working with Your VC) 

10:15 am - 11:00 am

2nd Panel (Choose VC Debate, Healthcare, or Intrapreneurship)

11:15 am - 12:00 pm

3rd Panel  (Choose Sustainability or Women Entrepreneurs)

12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

Closing Keynote:  Vivek Wadhwa, Entrepreneur & Contributor – TechCrunch

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Lunch*

 

*At 1 pm, there will be a lunch at the Dave Thomas Center for the first 50 students to sign up and conference participants. To confirm your spot, you must drop a $7 check payable to "Fuqua EVCC" in the locker of Danny Martucci (#224).

 

If you have any questions about the symposium, please email Danny Martucci at Daniel.Martucci@fuqua.duke.edu.

 

Links:

Detailed Schedule

Registration Link

Parking Information

Speaker/Panelist Information


Detailed Schedule:

 

Opening Keynote Address

 

Opening Keynote

Time

8:15 am - 9:00 am

Room

HCA Classr

EVCC Host

Danny Martucci

Speaker

John Connolly (Bain Capital Ventures)


1st Panel

 

The State of Technology Entrepreneurship

Time

9:15 am - 10:00 am

Room

HCA Classroom

EVCC Host

Brian Laker, Andrew Joiner

Moderator

Hank Heyming (Troutman Sanders)

Panelists

Mike Doernberg (ReverbNation)

Troy McConnell (Clever on Demand)

John Glushik (Intersouth Partners)

Ed Cheely (ShareFile)


Working Effectively with your VC

Time

9:15 am - 10:00 pm

Room

Connally

EVCC Host

Andrew Simon

Moderator

Andrew Simon (EVCC)

Panelists

Dave Rizzo (NC IDEA)

Jonathan Gindes (Affinergy)

 

 

2nd Panel

 

Where are the Venture Capitalists?  A Debate on Incubators vs. Traditional Early Stage Investing

Time

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Room

HCA Classroom

EVCC Host

Nick Sehn

Moderator

David Robinson (Fuqua Faculty)

Panelists

Chris Heivly (Launchbox Digital)

Jason Caplain (Southern Capitol Ventures)



Innovation in Healthcare

Time

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Room

Connally

EVCC Host

Roberto Alfaro, Fred Kuo

Moderator

Fred Kuo, M.D. (EVCC)

Panelists

Matthew Kane (Precision BioSciences)

Rob Tessler, M.D. (Solit Tessler)

Albert Malvehy, M.D. (AMV Partners)

Richard West (Advanced Liquid Logic)

 

Intrapreneurship: Innovation in Large Companies

Time

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Room

Rand

EVCC Host

Bao Li

Moderator

Jonathan Cummings (Fuqua Faculty)

Panelists

Carlos Navarro (Reneux Healthcare Strategies)

Katherine Gilbert Manuel (Thomson Reuters)

Duke Chang (IBM)

Tom McCallum (RedHat)

Chris Rhodes (John Deere)

 

 

3rd Panel

Sustainability in Entrepreneurship

Time

11:15 am - 12:00 pm

Room

HCA Classroom

EVCC Host

Danny Martucci

Moderator

Dan Vermeer (Duke University's Center for Energy, Development, and the Global Environment)

Panelists

Sean Wilson (Fullsteam Brewery)

Mark Saad (Kinder Soles)

Stephanie Poole Nieman (B Lab)

Eryn Emerich (Footprint: Sustainable Talent)

 

 

Woman Entrepreneurs

Time

11:15 am - 12:00 pm

Room

Connally

EVCC Host

Brooke Henze

Moderator

Stephanie Fruth (EVCC)

Panelists

Hadley Nixon (Hadley Emerson)

Brenda Berg (Vincent Shoes, Scandinavian Child)

Kathy Miller (Yes! Solar Solutions)

Liliana Valle (Mistti)

 

 

Closing Keynote Address

Getting the Most out of an MBA to Become a Successful Entrepreneur

Time

12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

Room

HCA Classroom

EVCC Host

Andrew Simon

Speaker

Vivek Wadhwa (Entrepreneur & Contributor – TechCrunch)

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