Technology Entrepreneurship Roundtable

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April 26, 2017 8:00 AM  Duration: 8:00 hour(s)

The Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship hosted the Technology Entrepreneurship Roundtable on April 25-26, 2017. Discussion topics included: Alternatives for the Corporate Travel Market,IoTa-Bringing the A Game to the Internet of Things, The Rise of the Sharing Asset from the VC, and The Machine and Morality.

Roundtable Chair:
Mona Anita K. Olsen ’04, PhD
Assistant Professor, Entrepreneurship, Cornell University

List of Participants:
• Brad Ambrose '17, School of Hotel Administration, Cornell University
• Andrew Bate, CEO, SafelyStay
• Adam Berk '01, Vice President & Partner, HiTouch Business Services
• Jennie Blumenfeld '19, School of Hotel Administration, Cornell University
• Lindsey Chandler, Manager, Global Sales Enablement, Sabre Corporation
• Glen Coben '86, President & Owner, Glen & Co Architecture
• Flint Davis, Partner & President, WeaveUp
• Ilan Filonenko ENG '17, College of Engineering, Cornell University
• Ian Ford, CEO, Undercover Tourist
• Gary Hasty, Director of Strategy & Innovation, CISSP CHIA, AT&T Enterprise Solutions
• Christopher Hemmeter, Managing Director, Thayer Ventures
• Melialani James '00, President, Hawaii Venture Capital Association
• Kubs Lalchandani '99, JD '04, Co-founder & Partner, Lalchandani Simon PL
• Jeffrey Lipton ‘10, PhD '15, MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab
• Ben Littauer, Advisory Board Member, The Capital Network
• Felix Litvinsky, Managing Director, Blackstone LaunchPad at Cornell University
• Jake Phipps, CEO, Phipps & Co.
• Kimberly Phoenix MA '19, Cornell University
• Gabe Piccoli, Associate Professor of Information Systems, Universitá di Pavia
• Lee Pillsbury '69, Chairman & CEO, Thayer Lodging Group
• Rebecca Robinson '07, MBA '15, Director of Business Development, WayBlazer
• Jules Sieburgh '73, Principal, Jules A Sieburgh, LLC
• Andrew Whitmore '02, PhD, Lecturer, Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
• Thomas Yagoda, Director of Operations, Gato


Ithaca, NY - Cornell University School of Hotel Administration, 5th Floor Tower (Silver Birch Suite)


Event Related File:

4.26.17 Final Agenda as of 4.12.17.pdf


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Michelle Ciaschi