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The Easton Technology Management Center and the Technology Business Association at Anderson (AnderTech) present:
 

Innovate Tech Conference 2023

Friday, January 27, 2023
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Crown Auditorium

Breakfast & Check-in 9:00a.m. - 10:00a.m. D Atrium
Lunch 1:00p.m. - 2:00p.m. Executive Dining Room

Innovation in a tech driven world
 
Technology has become an integral part of our lives, changing our lives and work, the opportunities for new ventures and established enterprises, and more broadly society. Technology-based disruptions are affecting almost every sector today, including transportation, health care, financial services and retail. They are also affecting industry structure, organizational capabilities and the future of work for humans and machines/robots.
Every business is a tech business today. This event aims to bring successful entrepreneurs and executives together for a glimpse of the latest innovations and their potential impact.
2023 Schedule
 
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Check-in and Breakfast
10:00 – 10:15 a.m. Welcome
Terry Kramer (B.A. ’82), Faculty Director, Easton Technology Management Center; Adjunct Professor in DOTM, UCLA Anderson
10:15 – 11:05 a.m. Keynote Speaker
Malik Ducard (’00), Chief Content Officer, Pinterest
Moderator: Michael Montgomery, Lecturer, UCLA Anderson
11:05 – 11:55 a.m. Panel
"Big Tech Innovation: Greatest Areas of Opportunity"
Cy Khormaee, Head of Product, Google User Protection Services Group
Dinkar Jain, Director of Product Management, Meta (former)
Moderator: Sharon Olexy (’99), Operating Partner, Ajax Strategies
11:55 – 12:05 p.m. Break
12:05 – 12:55 p.m. Panel
"
Tech Based Entrepreneurship: Latest Areas of Innovation & Funding Environment"
Yvonne Wassenaar (’96), CEO, Puppet (former); Board Director, Advisor, Angel Investor
Barry Eggers (B.A. ’85), Founding Partner, Lightspeed Venture Partners
Moderator: Terry Kramer (B.A. 82), Faculty Director, Easton Technology Management Center; Adjunct Professor in DOTM, UCLA Anderson
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Networking Lunch

2021 Conference Videos
 
Questions or Comments
 

Contact Darina Genina, Program Manager for the Easton Center 
darina.genina@anderson.ucla.edu