A. Richard Newton Distinguished Innovator 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 Pantas and Ting Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology, the lectures take place at UC Berkeley on Tuesday evenings, 5pm - 6:30pm in Sibley Auditorium/Bechtel Hall. Syllabus and course information available on bcourses.


Tom Byers

Founder and Faculty Director, Stanford Technology Ventures Program

Ram Shriram

Founder, Sherpalo Ventures and early Google investor

Mike Horton

CEO and co-founder, Crossbow

Mitchell Kapor

CEO and co-founder, Lotus Development Corp., founding chairman, Mozilla Foundation

Dean Drako

Founder and Board of Directors at Barracuda Networks

Charles Huang

Co-founder Red Octane and Green Throttle Games

James Hong

Founder, Hot or Not

Other Speaker:

Will Price, CEO, Widgetbox