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LebNet Event - Nov. 10, 2014 - SOLD OUT

  • 10 Nov 2014
  • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, 2550 Hanover St, Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • 16


  • Online only. No registration at the door. Guests are welcome.

Registration is closed

How to "start-up"? 

Introducing former Apple engineer, entrepreneur, and LebNet member Ronald Isaac, and his LebNet mentor, Michael Wakim  

Keynote Speaker

Nora Denzel, Silicon Valley veteran executive, LebNet member and impactful mentor

Ronald Isaac decided to embark on his dream adventure, Rise Devices (http://www.drivedevice.com) with the mentoring help of Michael Wakim, LebNet member and founder of Fidus Inc (http://www.fidus.com/). They will share firsthand, how they worked their way from idea to crowdfunding. You will be able to reach out to both of them with comments, suggestions and queries.
DRIVE from Rise Devices, is an in-car connected apps platform that reads and responds to messages and notifications.

Do not miss our keynote speaker, Nora Denzel, a Silicon Valley veteran executive, a LebNet member and impactful mentor. Nora is currently a board member of Ericsson, AMD, Saba and Outerwall. She was most recently a senior executive of Intuit, and previously of Hewlett-Packard Company and International Business Machines Corporation. Nora will share her experience with you, and will be available to answer all your questions.

Register online and join us on November 10th at 6:30pm in Palo Alto for an evening of inspiration, motivation and networking. Guests are welcome and can register online.

This event is sponsored and hosted by Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman law firm. Appetizers and soft drinks will be provided.


6:30pm Keynote speaker                Nora Denzel
7:00pm Interactive presentation    Ronald Isaac, Michael Wakim
              - Bootstrapping a hardware startup
              - Idea to funding: an entrepreneur journey with his mentor
              - The first minimum viable product
              - Launching the crowd funding campaign
8:15pm Mix and mingle

Looking forward to seeing you all there.

LebNet, a non-profit organization, serves as a multi-faceted platform for Lebanese professionals residing in the US and Canada, entrepreneurs, investors, business partners in a broad technology eco-system, and acts as a bridge to their counterparts in Lebanon and the rest of the Middle East


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