Agenda Quote
2001

The following is the agenda from the 2001 Nantucket Conference:

May 3

2:00pm - 6:00pm

Registration

5:30pm - 7:30pm

Wine Tasting & Networking Reception

7:30pm -

Free Time - Explore Nantucket

9:30pm - 11:00pm

Screening of StartUp.com -- shown for the first time in New England at the Gaslight Theatre (One Union Street)

May 4

7:30am - 8:15am

Breakfast

8:30am - 9:00am

Introductions

9:00am. - 10:30am

Tech Veterans Read the Tea Leaves: What?s Happening Now, and What?s Next?

Speakers:
Kathy Biro, Vice Chairman, Digitas
Dan Bricklin, Founder and CTO, Trellix Corp.
Bob Davis, Venture Partner, Highland Capital Partners; Founding CEO, Lycos
John Landry, Founder, Lead Dog Ventures; Former CTO, Lotus Development Corp.
Bob Metcalfe, Venture Partner, Polaris; Director, International Data Group; Founder, 3Com Corp.

Moderator:
Scott Kirsner, Contributing Editor, Fast Company, Darwin Magazine, The Boston Globe

10:30am - 11:00am

Break

11:00am - 12:00pm

Apocalypse Not: Building Strong Companies in Strange Times

Speaker:
Peter Bell, Co-founder and CEO, StorageNetworks, Inc.

Moderator:
Bob Metcalfe, Venture Partner, Polaris; Director, International Data Group; Founder, 3Com Corp.

12:00pm - 1:30pm

Lunch

1:30pm - 2:30pm

The State of the Financial Markets: From Angel Investing to Public Offering and Beyond

Speakers:
Chip Hazard, General Partner, Greylock
John Landry, Founder, Lead Dog Ventures; Former CTO, Lotus Development Corp.
Dan Nova, Managing General Partner, Highland Capital Partners
David Ogens, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs

Moderator:
Scott Cohen, Chairman and Founder of Newmediary, Inc.

2:30pm - 3:00pm

Break

3:00pm - 3:30pm

Game: Who's E-Conomy Is It, Anyway?

3:30pm - 4:45pm

Mid-Flight Course Corrections: When Strategic Changes Mean the Difference Between Success and Failure

Speakers:
John Connolly, Founder and CEO, Mainspring
Shikhar Ghosh, Founder and CEO, Verilytics (formerly iBelong); Chairman, Massachusetts Software & Internet Council

Moderator:
James Chung, Founder and CEO of Beansprout Networks

4:45pm - 7:00pm

Free Time - Explore Nantucket

7:00pm -

Clambake

10:00pm-11:30pm

Screening of StartUp.com -- shown for the first time in New England at the Gaslight Theatre (One Union Street)

May 5

8:00am - 8:45am

Breakfast

9:00am - 10:00am

Michael Dertouzos on "The Unfinished Revolution"

Speaker:
Michael Dertouzos, Director, MIT Lab for Computer Science

Moderator:
Ande Zellman, Media Consultant; Former Newsweek Assistant Managing Editor

10:00am - 10:30am

Break

10:30am - 11:30am

Mergers & Acquisitions: Real World Stories

Speakers:
Shikhar Ghosh, Founder and CEO, Verilytics (formerly iBelong); Chairman, Massachusetts Software & Internet Council
Steve Kane
, Founder, Gamesville.com
Dan Keshian, Venture Partner, Greylock; Former CEO, WebLine
David Ogens, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs

Moderator:
Paul Deninger, CEO, Broadview

11:30am - 12:15pm

Analyze This: The Winner of the Nantucket Conference Business Plan Competition

Presenter:
Amit Jain, MIT Sloan '01, Cambridge Coffee Company

Moderator:
Alexander F. Kleiner, III - President and Founder, Frictionless Commerce Incorporated

Program Hosted by:
Marenghi PR

12:15pm - 1:45pm

Lunch

1:45pm - 2:45pm

Marketing Technology: Where Marketers and Technologists Go Wrong

Speakers:
Chris Colbert, President, Holland Mark
Vernon Tirey, Founder and CEO, DiaLogos

Moderator:
Lisa DeSisto, Vice President/General Manager, Boston.com

2:45pm - 3:15pm

Break

3:15pm - 4:15pm

Internet Everywhere: How Pervasive Computing Will Change Business Dynamics and Consumer Behavior

Speakers:
David Crosbie, Founder and CEO, Bluesocket
Ric Fulop, Co-Chairman, Broadband2Wireless
Vinit Nijhawan, Chairman, AdAlive; CEO, Kinetic Computer Corp.
David Rose, Director, Viant Innovation Center

Moderator:
John Dodge, editor-at-large, Eweek, editor-in-chief, ZCast.tv and columnist, WSJ.com

4:15pm - 4:30pm

Closing Session