page contains all of our programs listed in chronological order.
These include Think Tank Sessions, Executive Briefings, Roundtable
Discussions, Interactive Panel Discussions, Symposia, Challenge-the-Expert
Programs and Pub Talks*.
Talks are deliniated with an asterisk.
programs from 2000/1999 click here.
For programs in 2002 click here.
13, 2001 Last Pub of 2001:
"Winter Gala: Internet Business Opportunities for 2002"
11, 2001 Symposium:
"Data-to-Cash (D2C): Business Opportunities Emerging from an
Ocean of Data"
"Biz Ink's Buzz on the Valley"
By Ms. Vikki Bowes-Mok, Editor, Mr. Dennis Taylor, Managing Editor,
and Mr. Erik Linden, Tech Reporter, Silicon Valley Business Ink
".NET: A Vsion for the Future of Internet Computing"
By. Mr. Marc Wolfson, .NET Solutions Specialist, Microsoft Corporation
27, 2001 Challenge-the-Expert:
By Mr. John Patrick, Vice President, Internet
Technology, IBM Corporation
26, 2001 Sponsor News:
SAP goes live with the UDDI Business Registry
22, 2001 NO PUB
Due to the Thanksgiving Holiday, there will be NO Pub
"Pattern Recognition in Fundamental Stock Analysis"
By Dr. Robert C. Smithson, President & Chief Executive Officer,
13, 2001 Think Tank Session:
"Artificial Intellegence (AI): Is it Real? AI & Supply
Chain Management (SCM)"
8, 2001 Interactive Panel Discussion:
"The Impact of Current and Future Technology on eBusiness
By Mr. Dave Allison, Program Director, IBM Global e-Business Software
By Mr. Donald O'Toole, Director, eBusiness Marketing Strategy, IBM
"Convergence of the European & American Wireless Experience"
By Mr. Tamas Szabo, Chief Executive Officer & President, KFKI
"Uncovering Hidden Treasures: An Interactive Pub"
23, 2001 Center Announcement:
"Center Launches New Tech Demo & Discussion Series: Uncovering
Hidden Treasures for eBusiness"
"The Collaborative Nature of the UDDI
Initiative & SAP Involvement"
By Mr. Claus von Riegen, XML Standards Architect, SAP AG
17, 2001 Symposium:
"Realtime Location Systems (RTLS) & Supply Chain Management
in the Defense/Aerospace Industries"
Part of a Symposium Series on The Future of Realtime Location Systems
16, 2001 Symposium:
"Realtime Location Systems (RTLS) & Supply Chain Management in the
Part of a Symposia Series on The Future of Realtime Location Systems
"LINUX: IBM's Strategy and Delivery on that Strategy"
By Mr. Steve Curtis, Marketing Manager, LINUX Solutions Marketing,
IBM Software Group
11, 2001 Technology Demo:
"LINUX: An Overview of Tools, Middleware, and Hardware with
a Demonstration of Selected IBM Offerings"
By Mr. Steve Curtis, Marketing Manager, Linux Solutions Marketing,
IBM Software Group
"Next Generation Mobile Content Delivery"
By Mr. Rick Brennan, President & CEO, SoftSource Corporation
3, 2001 Executive Seminar:
** Cancelled & will be re-scheduled
"Converting Brand Equity Into Shareholder Value"
By Mr. Don Presson, President, IC Growth, Inc. &
By Mr. Ross Halleck, Chief Executive Officer,
"Create Flipbooks On Your Web Site"
By Mr. Bob Peiser, Director of strategic Partnrships, E-Books Systems
26, 2001 Think Tank Session:
"Mobile Virtual Network Operators & The Future Of Mobile
Business: Off To The Races Or Back To The Starting Gate?"
"Shopping Made Easy: Anywhere & Anytime -- BarPoint's Revolutionary
By Mr. Tim Kataras, Senior Director, Business Development, BarPoint.com,
** Cancelled ** and will
be Rescheduled at a later date
Interactive Panel Discussion: "The Impact of Current and Future
Technology on eBusiness"
By Mr. Dave Allison, Program Director, IBM Global e-business Software
By Mr. Mark Cathcart, Senior Consulting IT Specialist, IBM Global
e-business Software Strategy
No Pub on Thursday, September 6th due to the Labor Day holiday this
Technology Demo By IBM Corporation on "IBM Cue Video"
By Dr. Arnon Amir, Research Staff, IBM Alameda Research Center
By Dr. Arnon Amir, Research Staff, IBM Almaden Research Center
29, 2001 Think Tank Session:
"Driving mCommerce into the U.S. Market: Who is Leading Whom?" 8:00
a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Invitation-only.
The Center welcomes Cable & Wireless as our Newest Executive Sponsor!
"Delivering the Promise of IP"
By Dr. Marguerite Raaen, Senior Vice President of e-Enablement,
Cable & Wireless Global
Interactive Panel Discussion: "Challenges of the New Modalities
in eBusiness: Outsourcing vs. In-sourcing"
Join Dr. Marguerite Raaen, Senior Vice President of e-Enablement
for Cable & Wireless Global, and other panelists to discuss the
issue of outsourcing major enterprise-level processes, including
hosting and web-management.
"User Experience: Well Worth the Investment"
By Mr. Steve Gilmore, Western Regional Creative Director, Plural,
"From Web Sites to Web Services: Implications to Event and Peer
By Mr. Christopher S. Thomas, Chief e-Strategist, Solutions Channels
Group, Strategic eMarketing, Intel Corporation
" The Digex Hosting Solution"
By Mr. Larry Nichols, Senior Director, West Coast operations, Digex
"Data Management & IBM's Recent Purchase of Informix"
By Mr. Shawn James, IBM Data Management Specialist
25, 2001 Executive Seminar:
"Use your Extranet to Improve Workforce Productivity"
By Mr. Martie Nielson, Chief Executive Officer & others from Inclusion
Inc., a Knowledge Network Partner of the Center
24, 2001 Symposium:
"Management and Monitoring of eBusiness Web Sites"
"Enabling Factors to Drive mCommerce for the Next 12-18 Month Markets"
By Mr. Patric Carlsson, Principal, Research, Strategy & Business
"Project JXTA & the Future of P2P"
By Mr. Juan Carlos Soto, Product Marketing Manager, Project JXTA,
Sun Microsystems, Inc.
28, 2001 Interactive Panel Discussion:
"Catching the P2P Wave: Adoption & Diffusion of Peer-to-Peer Networks
for Business Use"
27, 2001 Think Tank Session:
"mCommerce Applications for the Consumer & Enterprise Markets"
"Summer Solstice Celebration: Networking at Its Finest" Meet
Center Sponsors, Knowledge Network Partners, Fellows, Council and
Advisory Board Members.
"Document Management Using Fuzzy Technology"
By Mr. Vijay Rangarajan, Founder, President & CEO, Rebus Technology,
"Fujitsu QoEtient: Maintaining High Quality of Experience-the Key
to Success for eBusiness"
By Mr. Bruce Nash, Director, QoEtient Business Group, Fujitsu Software
"Privacy Isn't The Law, It's Also A Good Idea!"
By Mr. David Singer, Program Director & Senior Technical Staff Member
of Web Technology, Academy of Technology, IBM Almaden Research Center
"Challenging Mobile Commerce Stereotypes"
By Mr. Paul Frankel, Director of Business Development, 3Com's Business
"It's A Surprise Pub!"
By Dr. Susan J. Duggan, Chief Executive Officer, Silicon Valley
World Internet Center
8 & 22, 2001 Seminar Series:
"Leveraging News Distribution For Your Company"
"Public Relations: How to Brand through PR" By Mr. Reynolds Morgan,
Vice President, Western Region, Internet Wire, Inc., a Knowledge
Network Partner of the Center
"Understanding the PR Process: Getting Your Press Release Seen"
By Ms. Mary Leddy, Vice President & Ms. Shelly Eckenroth, Vice President,
Special Guest Speakers: Mr. Mike Antonucci, Popular Culture Writer,
San Jose Mercury News & Ms. Kathy Durr, PR Manager, Juniper Networks
16, 2001 Think Tank Session:
"Crafting Long-Term eBusiness Success"
"Latest Hot Trends: Activities at SAP Corporate Research"
By Dr. Richard Swan, Director, Corporate Research Center, SAP Labs,
Inc., SAP AG
"Global Expansion: A Focus On Germany"
By Mr. Patrick Dufour, Project Manager For Communications, Dortmund
Project & Mr. Thomas Kneip, Engagement Manager For Dortmund Project,
Mckinsey & Company
26, 2001 "A New Platform For Interactive Web Applications"
By Mr. Robert L. Batty, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Curl
23, 2001 Executive Briefing:
"Intellectual Capital Conversion: The New Business Model"
By Mr. Don Presson, President, I.C. Growth, Inc. to the Global Leadership
Program, Global Knowledge Institute, Fujitsu
6, 2001 Executive Briefing:
"Recent & Upcoming Developments in the IT Industry in Silicon Valley"
By Mr. Matthias Kurth, President, German Federal Regulatory Authority
for Telecommunications and Posts
"A Faster Way to Integrate Suppliers & Customers With Your
Supply Chain Network"
By Mr. Marty Jain, Co-Founder & Evangelist, Viquity
"Enterprise-Class Content Management: Empowering The Enterprise"
By Mr. Erin McCart, Marketing, B2B, Interwoven, Inc.
"Emerging Markets - Opportunity & Impact For Silicon Valley"
By Mr. Stephen Keese, Chief Evangelist & Director of Business Development,
"State of Machine Translation & IBM's Websphere Translation
By Mr. Dennis King, Manager, Language Technologies, Tools & CTI
Voice Systems, IBM Corporation
27, 2001 Think Tank Session:
"P2P in the Enterprise: The Next Generation of Pervasive Technology"
21, 2001 Interactive Panel Discussion:
"Right Place, Right Time, but Wrong Team: Know Why & When to Add
More Power to Your Executive Team" Provided especially to Center's
community by Center's Knowledge Network Partner High Performance
"Show Us The Gold: Choosing the Right Senior Management Team"
By Mr. Don Presson, Chief Executive Officer, High Performance Resources
"Evolving eBusiness Systems Management: Fujitsu Software's QoEtient"
By Mr. Bruce Nash, Director, QoEtient eBusiness Management Group,
"A New Dimension of eCommerce: Combining Advantages of ERP Data
Management with VR Presentation Technologies"
By Ms. Ann M. Miller, Research Scientist & Mr. Boris Otto, Project
Manager, Fraunhofer Institut fuer Arbeitswirtschaft und Organisation
(Institute for Industrial Engineering)
"SAP's Learning Portal"
By Ms. Emma Bonham, Business Development Manager, GBU Human Capital
Management, SAP AG
1, 2001 Executive Briefing:
"eLearning Content Partnering Opportunities with SAP"
28, 2001 Challenge-The-Expert:
"Challenges and Issues for Mega Web Site Development"
By Dr. Willy Chiu, Vice President, High Volume Web Site Design,
"Putting the 'Learning' Back in eLearning"
By Dr. Ellen Wagner, Chief Learning Officer & Mr. John Farman, Vice
President of Sales Viviance new education, inc.
"Collaborative Business Maps: Value Creation in the Internet Economy"
By Mr. Stefan Hack, Vice President, Accelerated SAP, SAP AG
15, 2001 Think Tank Session:
"The Future of Collaborative Business: Building a Blueprint for
"Why Brick & Mortar Retailers Will Win Online"
By Mr. Mark Murray, Strategist, Plural
"SAP Solutions for Emerging Enterprises"
By Ms. Rachel Parikh, Solutions Manager, mySAP
"Virtual Workplaces for Real World Benefits"
By Mr. Martin Nielson, Chief Executive Officer, Inclusion, Inc.
"Internet Investing in the Hangover Year: Should we all just go
By Mr. Greg Galanos, Managing Director, SOFTBANK Venture Capital
17, 2001 Webcast Interactive Panel Discussion:
"What's Coming Down the Road in Open Standards: Solutions and
10, 2001 Interactive Panel Discussion:
"Global eLearning: Perspectives from Europe, Asia, and the
10 & 11, 2001 Think Tank Session:
"The Knowledge Economy & Corporate eLearning: Current & Upcoming
Developments in the U.S. Market"