Managing Director, D.E. Shaw and Co., L.P.
Chair, Department of Chemical Physiology, The Scripps Research Institute; Co-director, Center for Physiological Proteomics, The Scripps Research Institute
Founder and CEO of Brooks Bell Inc.
Vice President for Corporate Engagement, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Bruce McFarland, an engineer and lifelong surfer, founded American Wave Machines to develop his concept for a new type of patented wave machine. But his startup company faces a variety of challenges as it tries to break into a market with already-established technologies. A panel of experts review the company as a business case study. Registration and networking begins at 5 p.m. Online information and registration is here.