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Founders Series with Charlie Cheever of Quora: Online Knowledge

Harvard Club of San Francisco

Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at 6:15 PM (PDT)

San Francisco, United States

Founders Series with Charlie Cheever of Quora: Online...

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Event Details

University Club
S. Main Dining room
800 Powell Street
$20 members/$30 non-members

$20 Valet Parking available

 

Agenda:

6:15 to 7pm: Reception (no-host bar & appetizers)
7pm to 8pm: Speakers and Q&A
8pm onward: Mixer (no-host bar & appetizers)

The Founders Series

Each quarter we will feature Harvard alumni who have taken the plunge and started their own venture here in the Bay area.

This March, join us in welcoming Charlie Cheever (AB '03) who co-founded Quora in 2009.

A Preview of What to Expect

Woody Allen once asked: "Is knowledge knowable? If not, how do we know this?" We now know that knowledge is, in fact, knowable thanks to Quora.

Founded in June 2009, Quora takes a "Wiki-approach" to questions and answers, effectively downloading high-quality knowledge, facts, and wisdom from some of the Internet's brightest minds. Want to know the hottest clean tech startups in China? Ask Quora. Want to know where you can rent a baby elephant in the Bay area? Ask Quora. Want to know what the best North Korean restaurant is in Istanbul? Ask Quora.

Charlie - who was previously an engineer at Facebook responsible for developing Facebook Connect - will talk about Quora and what the future holds for online knowledge management systems.

Questions regarding the event please contact Eliot Hodges at ehodges@post.harvard.edu

Have questions about Founders Series with Charlie Cheever of Quora: Online Knowledge? Contact Harvard Club of San Francisco

When & Where


University Club
800 Powell Street
San Francisco, 94108

Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at 6:15 PM (PDT)


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