Founder and Managing Director of DEV
Vice President for Corporate Engagement, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Founder and Managing Partner, Frazier Healthcare Ventures
Professor of Systems Biology, Columbia University
The San Diego Venture Group has invited X Prize Foundation chairman and CEO Peter Diamandis to give the keynote address at this year’s venture summit. Best known for staging the $10 million Ansari X Prize for private spaceflight, the foundation has been organizing new incentive prizes in four areas: exploration, life sciences, energy & environment, and education/global development. A panel discussion following Diamandis’ talk will examine hot issues in venture investing. The doors open at 7:30 a.m. for registration and networking, with breakfast served at 8:30 a.m. More information and online registration is available here.