Game Changers 2013
7:15 a.m. - 7:50 a.m. Breakfast and Networking
7:50 a.m. - 11:55 a.m. Program
Game Changers is a signature event produced by the Silicon Valley Leadership Group each September. We'll look at the year ahead and focus on the game changers a variety of thought leaders expect to lead in 2013. This year’s event will feature special guest former U.S. Energy Secretary, U.N. Ambassador and Governor of New Mexico Bill Richardson, VC Alan Salzman, Kiverdi CEO Lisa Dyson, San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed and SF Board of Supervisors President David Chiu.
Join us for stimulating panel discussions featuring several of the authors, community leaders and the release of the “Game Changers” booklet.
Silicon Valley Community Foundation and Wells Fargo are Co-Title Sponsors of Game Changers 2013 -- Silicon Valley's Economy.
No cancellations; substitutions are welcome.
Game Changers Agenda
7:15 - 7:50 am: Networking and Continental Breakfast
7:50 am: Welcome by Carl Guardino and introduction of GC Booklet
7:56 am: Welcome by Erica Wood, Silicon Valley Community Foundation
8:00 – 8:40 am: Opening Conversation: Game Changers in the Energy Space
Panelists Include: Former U.S. Energy Secretary, U.N. Ambassador and Governor of New Mexico Bill Richardson and Alan Salzman, VantagePoint Capital Partners
Moderated by: Carl Guardino, Silicon Valley Leadership Group - Recorded for a CEO Show special
8:43 – 9:23 am: Game Changers - Investing for Social Good
Panelists Include: Lenny Mendonca, McKinsey Global Institute, Lisa Dyson, Kiverdi, Priv Bradoo, BlueOak Resources and Nancy Heinen, SV2
Moderated by: Moryt Milo, Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal
9:25 – 10:05 am: Game Changers – Changing Needs and Boundaries of Silicon Valley
Panelists Include: David Chiu, San Francisco Board of Supervisors, Mayor Chuck Reed, City of San Jose, Bill Coleman, Alsop Louie Partners and Jes Pedersen, Webcor Builders
Moderated by: Mac Tully, San Jose Mercury News
10:20 – 11:00 am: Game Changers – Education, Technology and Policy
Panelists Include: Dr. John Porter, Franklin McKinley School District, Joe Di Salvo, Santa Clara County Board of Education, Neeru Khosla, CK-12 Foundation, John Danner, Rocket Ship Education and Jack West, Sequoia High School
Moderated by: Tina Barseghian, KQED
11:05 – 11:45 am: Game Changers – Startups and Employment in Silicon Valley
Panelists Include: David Lee, SV Angel, Jill Isenstadt, Samasource, Alexis Ringwald, LearnUp and Mark Farrell, San Francisco Board of Supervisors
Moderated by: Miguel Helft, Fortune Magazine
11:50 am – Noon: Closing Comments