Intrapreneur/Entrepreneur: What Are The Lessons in Creating a Startup, either Externally or Within a Company?

Martha Lyons, Enterprise Services - Distinguished Technologist, Hewlett-Packard
Cindy Padnos, Founder and Managing Partner, Illuminate Ventures
Ana Pinczuk, Vice President, Cisco Systems
Sheryl Root, Director/Assoc. Professor, Carnegie Mellon, President and CEO, RootAnalysis
Steve Rosenberg, Associate Director, Silicon Valley Campus, Carnegie Mellon University
Scott Russell, Adjunct Professor; Managing Director, eCarnegie Tech
October 3, 4:15 pm - 5:30 pm

Carnegie Mellon University - Silicon Valley will host this session featuring projects and new business that were either company- or VC-funded. The panel will share challenges and experiences to consider when taking an idea to the marketplace. CMUSV will share its experiences in educating innovators, through its Masters program in Software Management - Entrepreneurship, which has resulted in new business creations such as the two in this session.