May 1st, 2015
@ Microsoft Executive Briefing Center
16070 NE 36th St, Redmond, WA 98052
Starts at 1:30pm
Get the latest VIP insight with the JASSW Fireside Chat, powered by Microsoft Ventures, on how to take hold of opportunity through the Technological and Global World of Today.
See expansive opportunities from the eyes of an entrepreneur. Learn about the challenges Satoshi Nakajima, Founder and Director or UIEvolution, Inc., faced on his path towards success.
Mixer - Network and show off your ideas with one another, forming connections and possibly new ideas. Booths will be available on a first come, first served basis.
1:30PM Mukund Mohan - Executive Welcome
2:00PM Satoshi Nakajima - Keynote Speech
2:45PM Aya Zook - Seattle Accelerator Showcase
3:45PM Closing Remarks
4:00PM Networking Mixer and Booth Showcase
Satoshi Nakajima Aya Zook
Mr.Satoshi Nakajima founded UIEvolution,Inc in 2000. Before founding UIEvolution, he co-founded Ignition, LLC, a Bellevue, Washington venture capital firm that focuses on next generation wireless technologies. He spent 14 years at Microsoft .He was responsible for several key technological innovations at Microsoft, such as Internet's Explorer's componentization and its integration with both Microsoft Office and Windows.
Mr. Aya Zook is a Principal at Microsoft Ventures, responsible for managing marketing and PR, and is passionate about building new initiatives designed to source and engage promising early stage startups for the fund program. He graduated from the University of Washington where he studied philosophy.