You're invited to attend a networking opportunity with Chamath Palihapitiya, ECE grad, venture capitalist and former Facebook VP!
Co-op & Career Opportunities
with The Social + Capital
Partnership portfolio of companies
11:30 am | Networking Lunch
11:50 am | Tech Talk by Chamath Palihapitiya
12:30 pm | Q & A Session
1:00 pm | Networking Continues
Representatives of Social Capital will be attending the session today and are looking forward to answering questions from students.
Ray Ko, Growth Partner at The Social+Capital Partnership
Dhananja Jayalath, Founder/CEO and Waterloo alum from Athos
Maryann Vellanikaran, VP of Engineering at brilliant.org
Nick Presta, Back-End Developer at Wave
Ben McRedmond, Director of Growth at intercom.io
Chris Dzoba, Software Engineer at CreativeLive
Chamath Palihapitiya is the Founder and Managing Partner of The Social+Capital Partnership (Social Capital) - a venture capital fund based in Palo Alto, CA that incubates and invests in breakthrough companies in healthcare, education, financial services, mobile and enterprise software.
Preceding his focus as an investor, Chamath was the longest tenured member of Facebook's senior executive team and helped drive its ascension to one of the most important companies in the world. Prior to Facebook, Chamath had leading roles at The Mayfield Fund, AIM+ICQ and Winamp. In addition to his focus at the fund, Chamath is Owner and Director of the NBA's Golden State Warriors. Chamath was born in Sri Lanka, grew up in Canada, and graduated with a degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Waterloo.
Social Capital is a partnership of philanthropists, technologists and capitalists utilizing venture capital as a force to create value and change on a global scale. The Partnership is based in Palo Alto, California.
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