IEEE/CN - “An Intersection of IEEE Entrepreneurship and IEEE Consultants Network”
on November 9, 2020 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Joanne Wong, REDDS Capital
Monday, November 9, 2020
IEEE Consultants’ Network of San Diego
Topic: “An Intersection of IEEE Entrepreneurship and IEEE Consultants Network”
Speaker: Joanne Wong, REDDS Capital
Who is IEEE Entrepreneurship? How Best to work together? Affinities and leveraging the best of each group. Consultants are Entrepreneurs. Consultants already have a product – themselves. They are expanding and selling their own expertise. Entrepreneurs are building a product/service. They are building, expanding, and selling their product/service... and look beyond being an one person consultant. How does IEEE Entrepreneurship help the Consultant expand?
Joanne Wong is General Partner of REDDS Capital, Californian based VC
firm investing in global early-stage & seed level IT start-ups.
She has worked with IBM, HP, SAP, and Cisco in multiple technical,
market development, and strategic investments positions. As a
consultant, she has provided financial and technical advisory services
to help start-ups to go to the next level. She is a mentor/advisor for
Joanne is passionate about the use of
technology for making the world a better place. Joanne is Executive
Director of a healthcare charity start-up, Cancer Computer, building
supercomputers from donated hardware to provide free access to high
performance computational resources that leading medical researchers
require. For many years, she was a board member of the Government of
Canada ICT sector council setting research and advising ICT policy for
Joanne is an engineering graduate from McGill
University. She is Vice Chair, Investor & Industry Activities of
IEEE Entrepreneurship and Executive Officer of IEEE Technology &
Engineering Management Society.
Virtual Meeting - Connection information available after November 9th 4:00 pm on Vtools (link below)
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San Diego IEEE Consultants' Network Meeting Date and Time: November 9, 2020 (Monday) 6:00 - 7:00 pm – Presentation 7:00 – 7:30 pm – Introductions and Announcements
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