Join our panelists for "mobile venturing – funding without wires!"

May 6, 2012

We’ll explore what’s hot (or NOT) in mobile start-ups!
One market hasn’t received the notoriety of late that it deserves for continued innovation – mobile devices. This program is not only informative, but timely for those looking to find out where some of the next big companies will start.

Jeff Belk, Managing Director of ICT168 Capital, will host the discussion between panelists from Qualcomm Ventures and Verizon Ventures. Join Jeff and our guest panelists below!

Daniel Keoppel, Executive Director, Verizon Ventures
Keoppel has been with Verizon and its predecessor companies, Bell Atlantic and NYNEX for 14 years. For the last ten years, he has led Verizon’s venture investment program. Previously he worked at AT&T in its M&A department, was controller to AT&T Ventures Corporation, and held various finance positions with Lucent Consumer Products.  He received his B.S. degree from Rutgers and his MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University. He is based in Basking Ridge, N.J.

Quinn Li , Managing Director of Qualcomm Ventures
Li is responsible for activities in North America, and currently managing and actively serving as a board observer for Qualcomm Ventures investments in AMEC, Concert, Enovix, InvenSense, PowerCloud, and Tela Innovations. He has over 12 years of experience in the telecomm and semiconductor industry. Prior to Qualcomm Ventures, he worked in product management and business development at IBM. He also worked in the wireless infrastructure group at Lucent Technologies and mobile communications group at Broadcom. He has an MBA from Cornell and an MS and PhD in Electrical Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis.

Friday, May 18, 2012 – 7:00 a.m. ~ Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine
Members are FREE ~ Non-Members: $50