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Pioneers of Innovation

October 19th @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CDT

Meet the Rice alumni who build a Fortune 500 company and the engine of Silicon Valley.

Join an interactive discussion to learn how these Rice ECE alumni took an idea for cutting-edge technology into the market and built ROLM into a Fortune 500 company ultimately acquired by IBM.

Featuring ROLM founders:

  • Walter Loewenstern ’58 B.A., ’59 B.S.
  • Robert Maxfield ’63 B.A., ’64 B.S.
  • Barbara Oshman, wife of Ken Oshman ’62 B.A., ’63 B.S.

Bring your lunch or register for a boxed lunch.

REGISTER HERE

First 20 people to register will receive a complimentary signed book, Starting up Silicon Valley How ROLM Became a Cultural Icon and Fortune 500 Company.

Presented by the George R. Brown School of Engineering, the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the Liu Idea Lab for Innovation & Entrepreneurship.

Details

Date:
October 19th
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CDT
Website:
https://engrice.wufoo.com/forms/pioneers-of-innovation-a-fireside-chat-with-rice/

Venue

Grand Hall, Rice Memorial Center

Organizer

Liu Idea Lab