American Case: How to become a global leader
Jerome Engel (Berkeley - Haas), Oscar Sala (The Collider - MWC)
- Jerome Engel, UC Berkeley, Innovation Programme Director
- Óscar Sala, Director, TheCollider
Oscar Sala, The Collider Director, will interview Jerome Engel, UC Berkeley Center for Executive Education Faculty Director, The Executive Program in Innovation
Prof. Jerome Engel is a world-renowned expert in venture capital and innovation education. An Adjunct Professor Emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley, he is the founding executive director of the Lester Center for Entrepreneurship, faculty director of the Berkeley Venture Capital Executive program, and Visitng Professor at La Salle – Ramon Llull University.
With over 20 years’ experience as a practising venture capitalist, Professor Engel brings a career of Silicon Valley venture investing experience to the leadership of this program.
Each day will be enriched with guest speakers and panelists, including experienced Venture Capital and Corporate Venture Investors that are active in Europe and around the World. They will represent various investing perspectives including best practices in achieving financial and strategic returns.
The Collider is the innovation programme promoted by Mobile World Capital Barcelona connecting scientific and entrepreneurial talent to create disruptive technology-based startups that address society’s and industry’s challenges.