Bay Angels and SITRI invite you to an investor focused event – where select Startups will present their business, and some will demo their offerings. It is one of our series of quarterly events aimed at investors, and distinguished startups. If you are investor, we warmly welcome you to meet, greet and network with multi-cultural investors and startups – and find your next investment opportunity.
Shanghai Industrial Technology Research Institute (SITRI) is a new kind of international innovation center, focused on globally accelerating the innovation and commercialization of “More than Moore” (MtM) technologies to power the Internet of Things (IoT).
Bay Angels, founded in1998 by long-time investor Roger King, to help bring early stage investors and the startup community together here in the Bay Area. With goals of working with other angel groups and investors to collaborate with and support entrepreneurs.
- Date and Time: Wed, October 26, 2016, 6:15 PM – 9:00 PM PDT
- Location: SITRI Innovations, Inc, 19 Davis Drive, Belmont CA 94002
- Event Schedule
6:15-6:45 pm , Registration/Networking
6:45 – 7:00 pm, Keynote Speaker – Kurt Peterson
7:00 – 8:45 pm, Startup Pitching
8:45 – 9:15 pm, Open for demo/Networking
- Registration: Click here to registration
- Keynote Speech
The Impact of Entrepreneurs on Wearables and IoT, by Dr. Kurt Petersen
Kurt Petersen received his BS degree cum laude in EE from UC Berkeley in 1970, and a PhD in EE from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1975. Since 1982, he has co-founded six successful, high-tech companies in Silicon Valley, including Cepheid (now on NASDAQ: CPHD). In 2001, he was awarded the IEEE Simon Ramo Medal for his contributions to MEMS. Dr. Petersen is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and is a Life Fellow of the IEEE in recognition of his contributions to “the commercialization of MEMS technology”. In 2011, Dr. Petersen joined the Silicon Valley Band of Angels. Today, he spends most of his time helping and mentoring early stage, high-tech start-up companies.
- About SITRI Silicon Valley
SITRI Silicon Valley brings the accounting services, the engineering services, account management, industry partnership, investment and incubation activities of SITRI to the Bay Area. Supporting global innovation through local expertise, SITRI Silicon Valley not only supports local companies in technology incubation and development, but also brings the rich expertise and ecosystem of Silicon Valley to SITRI clients and partners worldwide.