Chicago Angels Network: The Power of the Network
Chicago Booth London Campus
12:00 – 13:00 Panel Discussion
How CAN can contribute to startups and how it has worked with a portfolio company, Valueform, to help it refine its strategy and explore new markets.
Panelists: Jaydeep Korde, Robert Rosenberg, Shehreyar Hameed, '05 and JT Wong, '14 (EXP-19)
Moderator: Robert Gertner
13:00 – 13:30 Coffee Break
13:00 – 14:30 Panel Discussion
How a successful angel network can add meaningfully to the entrepreneurship ecosystem. A brief history of entrepreneurship at the University of Chicago and Chicago Booth, Perspectives from the Polsky Center, Chicago's Hyde Park Angels and Europe's Chicago Angels Network. Beginnings of a global angels network. Perspectives of a Booth alum entrepreneur.
Panelists: Pete Wilkins, Douglas Monieson, '89, Shehreyar Hameed, '05, and Rama Veeraragoo, '12 (EXP-17)
Moderator: Robert Rosenberg
14:30 – 15:30 Networking Lunch