"Innovation in the Changing World of Technology"
Join us for the evening of wine and networking with a group of creative thinkers and savvy investors!
This networking event will gather high-tech oriented entrepreneurs and investors looking for innovative companies.
Date & Time: Thursday, July 7th, 2011, 6 pm - 9 pm
Venue: KITA (Korea International Trade Association New York)
Address: 460 Park Ave. 4th Floor (between 57th & 58th St.)
* Wine and Hors d’oeuvres will be served
Registration Fee: $30
Keynote Speaker: Aron Dutta, Senior Director, Financial Services, Global Financial Market Strategy at Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group
Panel Discussion: "Corporate Innovation & Competition"
Iliya Rybchin, Head of Strategy & Business Development for Bloomberg's Consumer Mobile Businesses
Mark Herschberg, Faculty at The Levine Institute; CEO at ZepFrog; Instructor at MIT
David Kang, Managing Partner at Turtle Bay Capital
Kate Lim, Managing Partner at ISquared Advisors
Aron Dutta is the Senior Director of Financial Services, Global Financial Market Strategy at Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group.
Iliya Rybchin is the Global Head of Strategy & Business Development for Bloomberg's Consumer Mobile Businesses. Iliya is responsible for developing and commercializing new mobile businesses and identifying critical partnership strategies for Bloomberg L.P. Prior to joining Bloomberg, Iliya worked at a number of leading corporations where he was responsible for driving innovation and growth. Most recently, Iliya led global digital strategy & business development across The McGraw-Hill Companies (Standard & Poors, Education, Information/Media). Iliya started his career in consulting where he focused on innovation strategy for clients at Accenture and Viant. Iliya also spent 10 years in the mobile industry where he led innovation initiatives at Orange (France Telecom), Virgin Mobile, and Helio (an SK Telecom - Earthlink JV).
Mark Herschberg is a seasoned operational manager who can bridge the divide between business and technology. Mark has started, grown, and fixed startup companies spanning 10 different verticals. On the other end of the spectrum, he has also helped two Fortune 50 companies with their internal startup initiatives, and helped create educational programs at MIT and HBS.
When & Where
ISquared (I²) Advisors is dedicated to bringing together a group of creative thinkers and savvy investors. Our goal is to create an environment for technology-oriented innovators and investors to connect and forge sustainable and mutually beneficial relationships. We also assist in creating an innovation ecosystem through strategic partnerships and investments. We host various networking events, dynamic lecture series, and advisory sessions.