silicon valley

Global Entrepreneurship Week 2009

Silicon Valley comes to the UK

The National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts (NESTA) this week welcomes to the UK some of the biggest names from Silicon Valley as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week. Biz Stone, founder and CEO of Twitter, Reid Hoffman, founder and CEO of LinkedIn and Salar Kalamangar, Vice President of Google Web Applications are just some of the pioneers participating in the second ‘Silicon Valley comes to the UK’ event organised by NESTA and Cambridge University’s Judge Business School. The visit is designed to create opportunities for UK entrepreneurs to exchange ideas, collaborate on business opportunities and learn about how to commercialise great ideas so that they can grow into successful businesses. The pioneers will also mentor Cambridge University students on e... »