Newton Lecture Series: 2006

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. CLICK HERE to see speakers from other semesters.


John Chun, Founder & CEO, Safeweb

Jeff Miller, CEO, Redpoint; Venture Partner, Documentum


Stephen Pratt, Consulting Head, Infosys 

Bruce Richardson, Founder & President, AMR Research

Donna Dubinsky, Chairman and co-founder, Handspring/Palm and co-founder Numenta/Grok

Stephanie DiMarco, Former CEO and founder, Advent Software

Keith Krach, Founder & CEO, Ariba

Shomit Ghose, Partner, Onset Ventures

Cynthia Dai, Interim Executive, Dainamic Consulting, Inc

In-Sik Rhee, Co-Founder & Chief Tactician, Opsware

Peter Wolken, General Partner, AVI Management

Pehong Chen, President, CEO, Chairman of the Board, Broadvision Inc. 

Chris Rittler, Vice President, Tropos Networks