Managing Director of Hatteras Discovery and Venture Partner at Hatteras Venture Partners
Chairman, CEO, & Founder, Alexandria Real Estate Equities
Managing Director, D.E. Shaw and Co., L.P.
Director, Silicon Flatirons Centers' Entrepreneurship Initiative
The San Diego MIT Enterprise Forum is sponsoring an evening with Peter Diamandis, creator of the $10 million X Prize that ignited a privately funded space race that ended in 2004 with the successful flights of SpaceShipOne. Diamandis, who is now chairman and CEO of the X Prize Foundation, will discuss the prize model for accelerating innovation and explore the potential role that San Diego can play in accelerating innovation. A reception begins at 5 p.m. Information and online registration is here.