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From CEO of the Year to Unemployed CEO: Lessons on Learning, Leading and Bouncing Back
Oct. 21, 2015 in Newport Beach, CA
Former Schwab CEO, award-winning Wharton lecturer, and best-selling author Dave Pottruck will discuss his experiences as an executive that included great successes, challenges and disappointments, and the management lessons and insights he now offers to his students at the Wharton School. >>RSVP here
Crowdfunding to Series B – Launching (Literally) a Satellite-Powered Data Product
Thursday, October 22, 2015
Chris Wake, Head of Business Operations for Spire Global, Inc., will talk about how Spire went from Kickstarter poster child to a multinational organization with offices in San Francisco, Singapore, and Glasgow in under three years. Wake will talk about the evolution of Spire and its technology, its mission to collect data from ¾ of the Earth neglected by traditional remote sensing, and the implications that such data can have on industries as diverse as agriculture, mining, construction, communications and retail trade. By the end of this year, Spire’s advanced satellite network, which will eventually consist of 100+ nanosatellites equipped with groundbreaking sensor-technology and supported by up to 50 ground-stations, will form the most resilient data collection and analytics platform in the world. >>RSVP here
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