BiblioTech: Bringing Humanities Ph.D. Innovation to Silicon Valley

Leading executive officers and venture capitalists in Silicon Valley industry and Stanford University humanities faculty and doctoral students will come together for a groundbreaking discussion on the ways in which highly trained, skilled, and creative humanities doctoral students can play a role in Silicon Valley businesses. Join us for an energetic discussion of how this talent can help develop industries in the area and how industry leaders can enlist Humanities Ph.D.s in innovation.

Opening Remarks – John L. Hennessy, President of Stanford University

When:
Wednesday, May 11, 2011. 8:30 AM.
Approximate duration of 11 hour(s).
Where:
Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall (Map)
Audience:
Faculty/Staff
Alumni/Friends
General Public
Students
Tags:
Humanities
Other
Sponsor:
Office of the President; Office of the Provost; Office of the Vice Provost for Graduate Education; Dean for the Humanities and Arts; Division of Literatures, Cultures, and Languages; Department of English; Department of History; Department of Philosophy;
Contact:
650.724.1333
judyg@stanford.edu
Admission:

Reserve now by following the More Info link below. Tickets are free, and seating is limited.

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