Newton Lecture Series: 2011

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. CLICK HERE to see the past speakers from previous semesters.


Keval Desai

Partner, Interwest Partners.

Alex Le

CityVille Executive Producer, Zynga

Speakers | Life As An Entrepreneur Series

Phil Libin, CEO, Evernote

Jay Adelson, CEO, SimpleGeo

David Lieb, CEO, Bump Technologies

Seth Goldstein, CEO,

Cyriac Roeding, CEO, Shopkick

Garrett Gruener, CEO, Nanomix; Co-Founder, Alta PartnersDistinguished Innovator

Bill Watkins, CEO, Bridgelux Distinguished Innovator

Vivek Sodera, Co-Founder Malivest