2005 Lecture Series

This lecture series recognizes the entrepreneurial vision of A. Richard Newton, Dean of UC Berkeley’s College of Engineering from 2000 to 2007, by inviting distinguished innovators to share lessons from their own successes and failures. Hosted by the College of Engineering’s Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology (CET), the lectures take place on the Berkeley campus Tuesday evenings. Speakers from 2005 included:

Marc Andreessen

Co-author of Mosaic, the first widely used browser, Netscape co-founder and Internet Hall of Fame Inductee.



Aneel Bhusri, Chairman, co-founder and co-CEO at Workday. SVP and Chairman of the Board, PeopleSoft and Partner, Greylock Partners


Katrina Roche, Chief Marketing Officer, i2 Technologies

John Roberts, CEO & Co-Founder, SugarCRM

Geoffrey Moore, Author & Managing Director, TCG Advisors