- Date 23 Jun 2014
- Location West Road Concert Hall
Join the Cambridge University Technology and Enterprise Club for its 11th annual Technology Ventures Conference!
The Technology Ventures Conference 2014, titled “Beyond the Now”, features 15 TED style talks from world leading entrepreneurs and technologists. Exploring the impact of technology innovation on the future of our society, the talks will be led by keynote speakers including:
Naveen Jain. Mr. Jain is the founder of three companies – Moon Express, InfoSpace, and currently Inome. He is also the founder and CEO of the World Innovation Institute, and has an established record as a philanthropist, entrepreneur, and technology pioneer.
Hazel Henderson, D.Sc.Hon., FRSA, is the founder of Ethical Markets Media and the creator and co-executive Producer of its TV series. She is also a world renowned futurist, evolutionary economist and the author of the Axiom and Nautilus award-winning book “Ethical Markets: Growing the Green Economy” (2006).
Dr Eric Drexler. Dr. Drexler is often described as “the founding father of nanotechnology”. He introduced this concept to the scientific community through a seminal paper in 1981 and a book-length physics-based analysis entitled “Nanosystems: Molecular Machinery, Manufacturing, and Computation”. Get your tickets early and you will have the opportunity to sign up for two workshops led by Simon Galbraith (founder of Red Gate) and David J. Brown (CEO of VE Interactive) on “how to become a successful technology entrepreneur”.
For more information on our conference, speakers, and competitions visit tvc2014.cutec.org/ or get your ticket now at http://tvc2014.eventbrite.co.uk!