SDVG: Leveraging Our Universities. Tech Transfer and Talent.


Wed, May 27, 7am – 9am


Hyatt La Jolla


Leveraging Our Universities.
Tech Transfer and Talent.

Come hear how UCSD undergrads 3D-printed a working rocket engine. See why NASA gave them money. And come hear from two more very cool, college grad-driven companies.

Investors are starting to value the talent here. We need to stop the migration north, integrate our best, and help them flourish with our local entrepreneurs. Come hear how.

Meet our panel of experts and register below!

Navrina Singh
Navrina Singh is Director Business development in Qualcomm labs, and is the head of Qualcomm ImpaQt - Qualcomm's global innovation program. In this role, Singh is responsible for creating, managing and operationalizing the corporate-wide innovation program.

Leo Spiegel
Leo Spiegel is a Managing Partner at Mission Ventures, a Southern California venture capital firm that invests in early stage IT companies. Prior to joining Mission Ventures, Leo Spiegel was President of Digital Island, Inc., a leading provider of global e-business network and content delivery services.

Brad Chisum
Brad Chisum has over fifteen years of experience in MEMS and semiconductors. At STMicroelectronics, he successfully led teams to improve inventory management and production efficiency and was recognized as the site's most effective team leader.

Leveraging our Universities
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
7:00 a.m.
Hyatt La Jolla

Sponsored by San Diego Venture Group