Ikhlaq Sidhu, Engineering Leadership Professional Program (ELPP)

Ikhlaq Sidhu, Faculty Lead, Engineering Leadership Professional Program (ELPP)

The Sutardja Center will kick off the 6th year of our Engineering Leadership Professional Program (ELPP) on January 21st in Silicon Valley.  Guest speakers this semester include –

Steve Blank, co-founder of E.piphany, serial-entrepreneur and developer of the Customer Development methodology, which launched the Lean Startup movement;

Jerry Fiddler of Foundation Capital and co-founder, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman for 23 years of Wind River Systems;

Charles Giancarlo of SilverLake Partners and former EVP and CDO of Cisco Systems;

Ram Krishnan, former COO of InvenSense;

Nir Merry, Vice President and Head of Common Solutions Group at Applied Materials;

Don Proctor, SVP, Office of the Chairman & CEO, Cisco Systems;

as well as many faculty from Berkeley Engineering and Berkeley Haas School of Business.

This semester-long program welcomes the 8th cohort, now that the program is being offered twice a year due to ever-increasing demand.  All sessions for the semester are held in Silicon Valley.  For more information on this program, please visit https://scet.berkeley.edu/elpp/.