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                                                      Terman Auditorium
                                                    Wednesday 4:30-5:30 PM
                                                       January 16, 2002


     Winter Speaker Line-up                                                  Speaker Biography
 Jan 9      Ken Wirt
            Palm, Inc.
                                                                     Heidi Roizen
                                                                     Managing Director - Mobius Venture Capital
 Jan 16     Heidi Roizen                                             Heidi Roizen's career has included roles as an
            Mobius Venture Capital                                   entrepreneur, CEO, large corporation executive, and most
                                                                     recently as a corporate director and venture capitalist to
 Jan 23     Judy Estrin                                              leading technology companies.
            Packet Design
                                                                 Today, Heidi is a managing Director of Mobius Venture
 Jan 30     Gary Bloom                                           Capital (formerly Softbank Venture Capital,) a venture fund
            Veritas Software                                     with $2.5 billion under management, focused in early stage
                                            technology companies. She serves on the Boards of Directors of
 Feb 6      Laura Jennings                  (Nasdaq: IPRT), New Moon Systems, BroadDaylight and Trapezo. She is an
            Atlas Venture
                                            advisory board member of Time Domain Corporation. She is also a member of
                                            the Alumni Trustee Nominating Committee of Stanford University.
 Feb 13     Geoffrey Moore
            The Chasm Group/
            Mohr Davidow Ventures           Prior to this, Heidi was VP of Worldwide Developer Relations for Apple Computer
                                            (Nasdaq: AAPL). Before joining Apple, she served for 13 years as CEO of
 Feb 20     Julian Nikolchev                T/Maker Company, a successful software developer and publisher. Heidi is a
            AVAcore Technologies            past president of the Software Publisher's Association and has served as a Public
                                            Governor of the Pacific Exchange.
 Feb 27     Ed Zander
            Sun Microsystems                She has a BA and an MBA from Stanford University.

1. The Mayfield Fellows Program is a 9 month work/study program (spring, summer, fall) on high technology entrepreneurship for
   juniors, seniors, and co-terminal masters students. Detailed information about the program can be found at: An info session will be held today, Jan16, 5:30 - 6:30 in Terman Auditorium.
2. Entrepreneur's Challenge Workshop and Mixer, “The New-new Economy: How to Succeed” will be held in Packard Electrical
   Engineering Bldg., Room 101 on Thursday, Jan 17th, 6:30PM. There will be a presentation by Alan Chung (AOL; former CEO of
   iAmaze) from 6:30-7PM and food and focused discussions of emerging markets from 7-8PM.
3. The GSB presents: Winning Globally: Organizing for Global Impact, a conference focused on the increased complexity that
   globalization entails for all business managers, with an emphasis on the specific challenges faced by global firms. The conference
   will be held on Wednesday, January 23, 2002 at the Schwab Residential Center. Visit for more info.
4. Entrepreneur's Challenge Workshop, “How to Write a Great Executive Summary” will be held in Packard Electrical
   Engineering Bldg., Room 101 on Thursday, Jan 24, 6:30PM. The featured speaker will be George Zachary (General Partner,
   Mohr, Davidow Ventures).
5. BASES Start-up Job Fair (February 9) application for companies is up. For more information on the BASES Start-up Job Fair, and
   to apply to be on the company invite list, please go to
6. The Stanford Biomedical Technology Innovation Program is now accepting fellowship applications. For more information, visit:

                   Head Course Assistant                                                 BASES ETL Team
             Elita Cheung:                                 Philip Dhingra:
                    Faculty Sponsor                                           Raj Bhatnagar:
              Tom Kosnik:                                      Kevin Wu:

                                             Terman Auditorium
                                           Wednesday 4:30-5:30 PM
                                              January 16, 2002



   BASES and STVP would like to thank our sponsors, who help us to develop the next generation of entrepreneurs.
   STVP is supported by generous grants from the Kauffman Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership and the Price
   Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies. BASES is supported by Hummer Winblad Venture Partners, a BASES
   Platinum Sponsor in 2001-2002. In addition, many entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and companies have
   donated time and funds. For a complete list of STVP's and BASES' sponsors, please visit our web sites.

                        Each lecture is broadcast live on SITN channel E2 and via Stanford Online within two hours
  of the conclusion of the seminar. In addition, all presentations during the quarter are archived and made
  available through Stanford Online. Please see and click on the Stanford Online link to view
  all lectures online.

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