Silicon Valley Leaders Symposium

Silicon Valley Leaders Symposium

Since Fall 2002, the Charles W. Davidson College of Engineering has hosted the Silicon Valley Leaders Symposium (SVLS). The Symposium hosts industry and technology leaders to talk about business and technology trends. It also features prominent leaders who discuss broader societal and political issues that shape our life and society.

For more information contact Dr. Ahmed Hambaba, Associate Dean of Graduate & Extended Studies, College of Engineering: ahmed.hambaba[at]sjsu[dot]edu

The symposia takes place every Thursday from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm in the Engineering building auditorium, ENG 189.

  • Milton Chang photo

    Feb. 6

    Milton Chang

    Managing Director, Incubic, LLC

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  • Devesh Garg photo

    Feb. 13

    Devesh Garg

    Co-Founder, President & CEO, Tilera Corporation

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  • Ivo Bolsens photo

    Feb. 20

    Ivo Bolsens

    Senior Vice President & CTO, Xilinx Inc.

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  • Tim Sullivan photo

    Feb. 27

    Tim Sullivan

    President  & CEO,

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  • Dan Warman's photo

    Mar. 6

    Dan Warman

    Vice President, IM Mainframe Software, Site Exec, Silicon Valley Lab, IBM Corporation

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  • David Evans photo

    Mar. 13

    David Evans

    Chief Futurist, Cisco Inc.

  • Hannak Kain photo

    Apr. 17

    Hannah Kain


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  • Atul Butte photo

    Apr. 24

    Atul Butte

    Division Chief, Stanford University School of Mediciney