April 1-3, 2015       Silicon Valley

GTS 2015 Agenda

Unless noted below, all of the sessions will take place at Rosewood Sand Hill.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Registration Begins

 

2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Welcome & Opening Remarks

 

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Panel I: Global Trends; Experts from EMC, RVC, Cisco & IBM

 

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Panel II: Next Level of Innovation; Experts from Tomsk University & RUSSOFT

 

4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Annual Global Innovator Competition: Level 1

 

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Opening Reception

Thursday, April 2, 2015

8:00 am – 8:45 am

Registration & Continental Breakfast

 

8:45 am – 9:45 am

Startup & VC Workshop

 

9:45 am – 10:45 am

Panel III: Interview with Global Leaders

 

10:45 am – 11:45 am

Panel IV: Education and Entrepreneurship: Leading US Universities

 

11:45 am – 1:00 pm

A Special Presentation by DFJ Global Network

 

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Lunch

 

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Panel V: Emerging Players

 

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Fireside Chat

 

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Coffee Break

 

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Annual Global Innovator Competition: Level 2

 

5:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Shuttles Depart for Stanford Faculty Club

 

6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Cocktails & Dinner

Stanford Faculty Club

Friday, April 3, 2015

8:00 am – 9:00 am

Registration & Continental Breakfast

 

9:00 am – 10:15 am

Panel VI:  Does Geography Matter:  Budding Startups Around the World

 

10:15 am – 11:15 am

Panel VII: Maps of the Future: What Education Technology Means for the World

 

11:15 am – 12:00 pm

Panel VIII:  Your Own Master Yoda

 

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lunch

 

1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

A Special Presentation

 

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm

Panel IX: VC Panel

 

2:45 pm – 3:45 pm

Annual Global Innovator Competition: Level 3

 

3:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Global Innovator Award & Closing Remarks

 

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Closing Reception