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 Sela Gaglia, Director of Development for Engineering: sela.gaglia@sjsu.edu

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

Brienne Ghafourifar

Brienne Ghafourifar

Co-Founder
Entefy Inc.

Feb 8

Maha Ibrahim

Maha Ibrahim

Partner
Canaan Partners

March 1

Charlie  Gay

Charlie Gay

Venture Partner
Solar Energy Technologies Office and Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)

March 8

Michael Sanie

Michael Sanie

Vice President of Marketing
Verification Group, Synopsys Inc.

March 15

 Horst D. Simon, Ph.D.

Horst D. Simon, Ph.D.

Deputy Laboratory Director for Research and Chief Research Officer
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

April 5

Jay Fulcher

Jay Fulcher

Chairman and CEO
Zenefits

April 12

John Cabeca

John Cabeca

Director, West Coast Region
Silicon Valley United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

May 3