The Economist Presents “Ideas Economy: Innovation” on March 23 – 24 (Discount Available)

The EconomistThe Economist will present Innovation: Entrepreneurship for a Disruptive World at the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley on March 23 and 24.  This program is part of The Ideas Economy series produced by The Economist.

This event will bring together senior-level executives across sectors and functions, including: chief executives, chief innovation officers, chief technology officers, strategic planners, heads of research, business development executives, and senior directors with responsibility for advancing innovation in their organizations.  Speakers will include:

  • Jack Dorsey, Chief Executive Officer, Square
  • Susan Hockfield, President, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Scott Cook, Founder and Chairman of the Executive Committee, Intuit
  • Aneesh Chopra, Chief Technology Officer, United States
  • Chinedu Echeruo, Chairman and Founder, Hopstop.com
  • Robert B. Reich, ChancellorÆs Professor of Public Policy, Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley
  • Prith Banerjee, Senior Vice-president, Research, and Director, HP Labs
  • Arati Prabhakar, Partner, US Venture Partners
  • George W. Buckley, Chief Executive Officer, 3M
  • Krisztina “Z” Holly, Vice-provost, Innovation University of Southern California
  • KR Sridhar, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Bloom Energy
  • Dr. Charles Camarda, Senior Advisor for Innovation, NASA
  • Henry Chesbrough, Adjunct Professor, Executive Director, Center for Open Innovation, Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley
  • Christopher Cox, Vice-president, Product, Facebook
  • Dr. Peter Diamandis, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, X PRIZE Foundation
  • Tim Draper, Founder and Managing Director, Draper Fisher Jurvetson
  • Sir Harold Evans, Author, ôThey Made America: From the Steam Engine to the
  • Elon Musk, Chief Executive Officer, SpaceX

Thanks to our friends at The Economist, readers of Green VC can receive $300 off the standard registration price.  To receive this discount please use code "GreenVC" [without the quotes] when registering online.

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