How Can Silicon Valley Survive the Great Recession?
February 18, 2009 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Stanford Law School
Reception and registration in the Law Lounge begins at 6 p.m.
Panel begins at 7 p.m. in room 290
Sponsored by the Rock Center for Corporate Governance in conjunction with the Churchill Club.
The current macro-economic environment presents significant challenges for Silicon Valley and the venture capital industry. The IPO window remains largely shut, funding sources are drying up, consumer demand is declining and acquisition prices are down. Which strategies can Silicon Valley firms and investors follow to adapt to the new economic realities? Panelists include Bill Coleman, CEO of Cassatt, Corporation, a leader in providing software to make data centers more efficient, Joe Grundfest, professor of law at Stanford Law School and co-director of the Rock Center for Corporate Governance, Lisa Lambert, Managing Director of Intel Capital, and Patricia Sueltz, President & Chief Executive Officer of LogLogic.
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