Partnering for Success: How Startups and Corporate Open Innovation Work In Silicon Valley

Sponsored by: Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

9/20/2016 • 6 - 8:30 PM

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
1400 Page Mill Rd.
Palo Alto, CA 94304

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Moderators

E. John Park, Partner, Morgan, Lewis, & Bockius, LLC

Charlene Yu Vaughn, CEO, The Algonquin Group

Panelists

Nagraj Kashyap, Corporate VP, Microsoft Ventures

Randy Lee, Head of Business Development, Tencent Holdings

Ted Tatsumi, CEO, Presidio/Sumitomo Ventures

Raj Gollamudi, Investment Director, Intel Capital

Ravi Mulugu, Investment Principal, Siemens Venture Capital

Rodney Chiu, VP, Foxlink Group

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Global 1000 companies from around the world are leveraging innovation via the Silicon Valley in a wide range of ways. For some, the Valley has become an “open innovation” hub for companies ranging from SAP, Microsoft and Samsung to Walmart, Comcast, Ford and GM. Others are spurring corporate innovation via strategic partnerships, investments, etc.

How can start-ups and financial investors (angels and VCs) take advantage of partnering with these corporate giants and what are the key considerations from a product, customer, IP and investor perspective?

Join us for a lively discussion with some of the leading open innovation centers and corporate venture capital teams in the area and learn about their significant investment plans that are transforming the start-up landscape.

Moderators:
John Park, Partner, Morgan, Lewis, & Bockius, LLC
Charlene Yu Vaughn, CEO, The Algonquin Group

Panelists:
Rodney Chiu, VP, Foxlink Group
Raj Gollamudi, Investment Director, Intel Capital
Nagraj Kashyap, Corporate Vice President, Microsoft Ventures
Ravi Mulugu, Investment Principal, Siemens Venture Capital
Ted Tatsumi, CEO, Presidio/Sumitomo Ventures
Randy Lee, Head of Business Development/North America, Tencent

Agenda:
Registration, Networking: 6:00 - 6:30
Panel Discussion: 6:30 - 8:00
Q&A: 8:00 - 8:30
Hors d’oeuvres and soft drinks included

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