Events

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August 1, 2017

EatStreet – how one Badger found tech success outside of Silicon Valley

Matt Howard, Erik Iverson

Host: James Tamplin, Ramu Sunkara

Google SF
345 Spear St, San Francisco, CA 94105

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April 12, 2017

From Kickstarter to Enterprise

Pete Dering

Host: Mark Reinstra

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
650 Page Mill Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94304

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December 6, 2016

From Vine to Wine : Badgers Influencing the Wine Industry

Seth Turbow, Richard Yau, Patrick Riggs, Kerri Martin Sommelier

Host: Mark Reinstra

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (SOMA)
139 Townsend St, #150 , San Francisco, CA 94404

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August 31, 2016

State of venture capital & Secrets to a successful acquisition

Bernard Moon & James Tamplin

Host: Mark Reinstra

Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati
650 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304

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June 2, 2016

Madison Startup Showcase: What’s Hot on the Terrace?

Matt Younkle, Troy Vosseller, Maggie Brickerman, Chris Canty, Peter Qian

Host: Mark Reinstra

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (SOMA)
139 Townsend St, #150, San Francisco, CA 94404

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March 1, 2016

Where have all of the IPOs Gone?

Doug Kehring, Chief of Staff and Head of Corporate Development, Oracle

Host: Peter Winer, Rajiv Batra

Intel Santa Clara
2200 Mission College Blvd., Santa Clara, CA 95054

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November 10, 2015

Creating a Great Culture, Badger Style

Susa Lucas-Crowell, Chris Klundt, Michele Boal, Jignesh Patel

Host: James Tamplin, Ramu Sunkara

Google Mountain View
Building SB65, Border To Border Room, 1365 Shorebird Way, Mountain View, CA 94043

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August 25, 2015

Will the Tech Party Continue?

Saar Gur

Host: James Walker, Matt Vokoun

Google
Building SB65, Border To Border Room, 1365 Shorebird Way, Mountain View, CA 94043

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April 28, 2015

Has Apple Done it Right?

Mitch Stein & Glenn Reid & Mahin Samadini

Host: Trent Krupp

Hired, Inc.
460 Bryant St ● 3rd Floor , San Francisco, CA 94107

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January 20, 2015

Just keep Badgering them

James Tamplin

Host: Mark Reinstra

Wilson Sonsini, Palo Alto
650 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304

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November 10, 2014

The Billion Dollar Startup Club

Roy Thiele-Sardina

Host: Peter Winer

Intel Santa Clara
2200 Mission College Blvd. , Santa Clara, CA 95054

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August 12, 2014

Insights on Innovation at Google

Matt Vokoun, Director of Business Operations and Strategy

Host: Alec Chang

Skadden Arps
525 University Avenue ● 14th Floor , Palo Alto, CA 94301

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April 16, 2014

Madison to Silicon Valley

Carol Bartz

Host: Mark Reinstra

Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich, & Rosati SOMA office
139 Townsend Street ● Suite 150, San Francisco, California 94107

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February 26, 2014

Reshaping Education with Technology and Analytics

Ben Van Roo

Host: Alec Chang

Skadden Arps
525 University Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301

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October 22, 2013

Innovations and Opportunities in Healthcare

Jeff Tangney

Host: Alec Cheng

Skadden Arps Palo Alto offices
525 University Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301

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August 21, 2013

Kickstarting a New Venture

Peter Dering

Host: Peter Winer

Intel
2200 Mission College Blvd., Santa Clara, CA 95054

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April 17, 2013

Leadership in the Innovation Age

Scott Cook & Signe Ostby

Host: Michael Splinter

Applied Materials Offices (Bowers Cafe')
3090 Bowers Avenue , Santa Clara, CA 95054

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February 13, 2013

Mobile's Impact on Imaging and Media

Peter Winer

Host: Alec Chang

Skadden Arps Palo Alto offices
525 University Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301

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October 16, 2012

State of the University

Mike Knetter (President of UW Foundation)

Host: Peter Winer

Cisco
Tasman Way, San Jose, CA

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September 13, 2012

Don't Trust the Experts

Tom Kalinske (Past CEO, Mattel, Sega, LeapFrog)

Host: Tom Werner

SunPower Headquarters
77 Rio Robles, San Jose, CA 95134

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July 17, 2012

State of the Venture Capital Industry

Dave Epstein (VC Crosslink Capital, serial entrepreneur)

Host: Alex Chang

Skadden Arps Palo Alto offices
525 University Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301

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June 13, 2012

Founding of Noah's Bagel

Noah Alper

Host: Rakesh Agrawal

Microsoft Research, Silicon Valley Campus
1288 Pear Avenue, Mountain View, CA 94043

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April 5, 2012

From Analog to Digital: The Evolution of the Advertising and Marketing

Steve Weinswig (Vice President, Managing Director at R/GA)

Host: Alec Chang

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
525 University Avenue, Suite #1100, Palo Alto, CA 94301

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February 9, 2012

My Entrepreneur Journey

Rajiv Batra (Co-founder, Palo Alto Networks)

Host: Mark Reinstra

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
650 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto , CA

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September 27, 2011

Common Pitfalls in Venture Funding, Deals, M&A and IPO

Mark Reinstra (Partner, Wilson Sonsini)

Host: Alec Chang

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
525 University Avenue, Suite #1100, Palo Alto, CA 94301

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September 18, 2011

Strategies for Increasing Revenue, Traffic, and Stickiness in the Online World

Mani Iyer (CEO of Kwanzoo), James Levin (CEO of Bringit) and James Walker (CEO of Inadco)

Host: Peter Winer

Cisco
Tasman Way, San Jose, CA

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February 15, 2011

Art of an M&A Deal

Bill Wisialowski (Investment Banker, Seven Hills)

Host: Alec Chang

Skadden Arps Palo Alto offices
525 University Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301

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October 12, 2010

From Wisconsin to IPO

Viggy Mokkarala (EVP Envestnet)

Host: Pavan Nigam

Aldo Los Altos
388 Main St, Los Altos, CA 94022

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August 17, 2010

An Entrepreneurial Journey : Flip

Peter Winer (CTO Flip)

Host: Ramu V. Sunkara

Aldo Los Altos
388 Main St, Los Altos, CA 94022

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June 15, 2010

Update on the College of Letters and Science

Gary Sandefur (Dean, L&S, UW)

Host: Pavan Nigam

Aldo Los Altos
388 Main St, Los Altos, CA 94022

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March 9, 2010

From Startup to IPO to Industry Leader

Tom Werner (CEO)

Host: Pavan Nigam

Aldo Los Altos
388 Main St, Los Altos, CA 94022

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November 10, 2009

Challenges in Smartphone Consumer Service : Qik

Ramu V. Sunkara (Founder, CEO)

Host: Pavan Nigam

Aldo Los Altos
388 Main St, Los Altos, CA 94022