September 1: Moving Forward

9:00 am

Welcome and Summary of Day 1

Florence Bonner, Senior Vice President for Research and Compliance, Howard University

9:15 am

Studies on Entrepreneurship

Chair: Pardis Sabeti, Assistant Professor, Systems Biology, Harvard University

Speakers: Caroline Simard, Director of Research and Executive Programs, Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology, and Manwai (Candy) Ku, Researcher, Stanford University

10:00 am

Panel IV: Alternative Forms of Entrepreneurships in Sustainable Technologies: Intrapreneurship in Corporations and Government, Social Entrepreneurship, and Traditional Entrepreneurship

Co-Chairs: Alice Agogino, Roscoe and Elizabeth Hughes Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, and Allan Fisher, Vice President, Product Strategy & Development, Laureate Higher Education Group

Panelists: Sharon Nunes, Vice President, IBM Innovations; Maxine L. Savitz, General Manager for Technology Partnerships, Honeywell Inc. (retired); Judith Giordan, Senior Advisor, National Collegiate Innovators and Inventors Alliance; and, Lucinda Sanders, CEO and Co-founder, National Center for Women & Information Technology

11:30 am

Summary of the Conference: Findings and Themes

Lydia Villa-Komaroff, Chief Scientific Officer, Cytonome/ST, LLC

12:00 pm

Closing Luncheon

1:00 pm


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