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Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship



Other 2013-2014 CIE Events



Thank you for your interest in CIE events. This page details some of the other events the CIE co-sponsors with other departments, Centers and Institutes within the Leavey School of Business and across campus. 

 

 

Annual Alumni Social

Thursday, April 17
7-9 pm
California Mission Room 

Join us for a casual social with past and present SCEO members on Thursday, April 17, at 7 pm, in the California Mission Room.    

Get to know other members of the club and network with alumni and other students interested in entrepreneurship.  While we are an undergraduate club, we welcome our friends in the Entrepreneurs Connection Network and other graduate students to also join us--we recognize the value of collaboration and establishing a strong Bronco network! 


Special thanks to our club advisors, The Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship, for sponsoring our refreshments for the event.

Let us know if you can make it--RSVP Today

In compliance with the ADA/504 please direct your accommodation requests to: Linda Jenkins via email at ljenkins@scu.edu at least 7 days prior to the event.

 

 

 

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Entrepreneur Panel Discussion
Co-Sponsored by the Information Systems Connexion, the Entrepreneurs Connection and the CIE

Thursday, February 27, Forbes Family Conference Center, Lucas 126
8:45 pm (open to all)
Join us for a lively panel discussion featuring entrepreneurs sharing their experiences on successful go-to-market strategies, innovation, and pitfalls to avoid along the way. Panelists include:
Matthew Murphy, CEO, Appsurdity
Colin Barceloux, Founder, BookRenter
Brienne Ghafourifar, Co-Founder, Entefy
RSVP via the Campus Calendar:  https://www.scu.edu/business/inc/upcoming-events.cfm?event=22385&sched=61390

 


Complimentary refreshments will be provided, we hope to see you there!



 



Other 2012-2013 CIE Events



Thank you for your interest in CIE events. This page details some of the other events the CIE co-sponsors with other departments, Centers and Institutes within the Leavey School of Business and across campus. 

 

 

Mobile Marketing & Mobile Commerce with Velti Executives

The Retail Management Institute and the Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship invite you to join us as we welcome




 


Krishna Subramanian

Velti Chief Marketing Officer

Mobclix Co-Founder


and


Sunil Verma

Velti Chief Business Development Officer

Mobclix Co-Founder (and fellow Bronco)




 



Don't miss this opportunity to learn how Velti is working to reinvent 
marketing for the mobile era.  Velti executives Krishna Subramanian and
Sunil Verma founded Mobclix, a startup that was featured in a 2008 CIE
eCouncil session and was later acquired by Velti.  They will share
their  journey and the new innovative ways they're leading the charge in
  mobile marketing.



 


Event Information:



Monday, October 8, 2012

3:30-5:30 pm Program 


Forbes Family Conference Center, Lucas Hall 126



 

 

RSVP to  reserve your seat today!






About Velti:




Velti was founded over 11 years ago to develop and execute highly 
interactive campaigns with subscribers for mobile operators. Long before
  mobile was a major force, our founders had a vision for changing how 
companies initiate, develop, and deliver advertising and marketing 
initiatives across the mobile channel.


More than a decade later, our focus and reach have expanded 
dramatically. The Velti team now has a global footprint in over 15 
countries, supporting Fortune 500 companies around the world in 
delivering innovative mobile advertising and marketing campaigns that 
reach their consumers and drive increased awareness, loyalty and 
engagement with their brand.






Krishna Subramanian, Chief Marketing Officer


Krishna Subramanian joined us as the co-founder of Mobclix, and in 
2011 he was promoted to chief marketing officer at Velti. Previously, 
Krishna co-founded and was the general manager of new business at Blue 
Lithium, the world’s largest behavioral targeted ad network, which was 
acquired by Yahoo! in 2007. He previously led product and marketing at 
BlueLithium where he pioneered key elements of behavioral targeting: 
retargeting, predictive targeting, and SIP. Prior to that, Krishna 
founded Burrp! (acquired by media conglomerate TV18), a localized review
  and recommendation portal for India, where he ran product and 
marketing, focusing on ad-supported content delivery to mobile phones. 
He has a patent pending on mobile analytics and monetization. Krishna 
graduated with honors from UC Davis.





Sunil Verma, Chief Business Development Officer


Sunil Verma joined us as a co-founder of Mobclix, where he headed the
  daily operations and business development for the company. In 2011 he
was promoted to General Manager, Exchange Business Line at Velti and 
subsequently, to Chief Business Development Officer in 2012. Sunil was 
recently a Partner in Venus Capital's Private Equity Group, where he 
focused on investments in Digital Media in the US and India. Prior, he 
was with Gabriel Venture Partners, a leading growth equity firm, where 
he assisted with the firm's investments in Digital Media, Software and 
International Investments in India. Prior to Gabriel, Sunil worked with
Catapult Advisors, a boutique investment bank that focused on Digital 
Media, Mobile and Software M&A and with Tavant Technologies, where 
he managed a team of product engineers for online lead generation in the
  finance vertical. He has a patent pending on mobile analytics and 
monetization. He graduated with Honors with a BS and MS in Computer 
Engineering from Santa Clara University.


 


In compliance with the ADA/504 please direct your accommodation requests
to: Linda Jenkins via email at ljenkins@scu.edu at least 7 days prior
to  the event.


 


 


"The presence of a guest speaker on the campus of SCU does not necessarily
imply approval or endorsement by the University of the views expressed
by the guest speaker or by anyone else present at the event"




 

 



2011-2012 Other CIE Events


  
 
 

 

Gordon BierschBusiness of Beer Featuring Dan Gordon of Gordon Biersch
Food & Agribusiness Institute Event Co-Sponsored by the CIE and Retail Management Institute

Wednesday, November 9, De Saisset Museum
6 pm Presentation (open to all)
7 pm Tasting (21+, ID requried)
Dan Gordon, founder of Gordon Biersch will share some behind the scenes aspects of the business of beer.
This event is brought to you by the Food & Agribusiness Institute as part of their "Business of..." series.FAI_1


Co-Sponsored by:
RMI Logo and  Color Logo Web
To view the presentation, click here 


 

 

dandelion chocolatesBusiness of Chocolate Featuring Dandelion Chocolates

Food & Agribusiness Institute Event Co-Sponsored by the CIE 


Presentation: 5PM
Tasting: 5:30PM
Location: Lucas Hall Forbes Family Conference Center 126
Cost: FREE!

RSVP: http://businessofchocolate.eventbrite.com/

Join the Food and Agribusiness Institute and Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship in welcoming Dandelion Chocolate to Santa Clara University. This event is part of the FAI's "The Business of" series.

Todd Masonis and Cameron Ring, founders and core chocolate makers of the company, will give a special talk explaining the "behind the scenes" aspects of the chocolate business, the process of starting a company from the ground up, and advice for future entrepreneurs.Following the talk, there will be a tasting of Dandelion Chocolate products.

For more information about Dandelion Chocolate, including some great videos on harvesting the cacao bean, visit their website.

Chocolate on your mind for Valentine's Day? Why not stop by and learn about chocolate from these artisan chocolate founders (and try some!).


This event is brought to you by the Food & Agribusiness Institute as part of their "Business of..." series.FAI_1


Co-Sponsored by:
   Color Logo Web


 
 
 
 
 

Silicon Valley Area Events

The CIE is pleased to share Silicon Valley event attendance opportunities from our community partners like the Churchill Club, SD Forum, CCICE, and others.  Students enrolled in the Undergraduate or Graduate Entrepreneurship Program receive advance notice of these offers,  discounts or free tickets.  Enroll today to be on our mailing lists (program is open to all students, regardless of major/area of study.

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