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2003

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The following is the agenda from the 2003 Nantucket Conference. Guest activities are in italics.

Thursday, May 1

4:30pm-5:30pm

A special pre-conference CEO conversation: Getting a Grip on Biotech: Understanding Industry Dynamics, How IT and Biotech Can Work Together, and the Impact on Us as Humans

Speaker:
Steve Holtzman, CEO, Infinity Pharmaceuticals

5:30pm-7:30pm

Opening cocktail reception

7:30pm

Dinner in Nantucket

Friday, May 2

7:30am-8:30am

Breakfast

8:30am-8:45am

Introductions

8:45am-9:00am

MATCH School

Speaker:
Michael Goldstein, Founder and Executive Director, Media and Technology Charter School

9:00am-10:30am

Moving Fast in a Slow-Motion World: A Conversation About What It Takes to Win in 2003

Speakers:
Shimon Alon, CEO, Precise Software Solutions
Ray Ozzie, Founder, Chairman & CEO, Groove Networks
Kenan Sahin, President, TIAX; Founder, Kenan Systems
Chris Stone, Vice Chairman, Office of the CEO, Novell

Moderator:
Bob Metcalfe, General Partner, Polaris Venture Partners; Founder, 3Com Corp.

10:30am-11:00am

Break

11:00am-12:00pm

Fireside Chat: Craig Venter, President of the TIGR Center for the Advancement of Genomics, the Institute for Biological Energy Alternatives and the J. Craig Venter Science Foundation

Moderator:
Alison Taunton-Rigby, President and CEO of RiboNovix, Inc.; President of Forester Biotech

11:00am-12:30pm

Informal Playgroup for guests and their children

12:00pm-1:30pm

Lunch

1:30pm-2:30pm

Inside Insights: CIOs and Tech Vendors Discuss the Challenges of Finding Early Adopters, Getting New Projects Approved in an Era of 'No New Projects,' Identifying the Right Metrics, and Working Together Toward Success

Speaker:
Carol Campbell Beggs, Vice President, Technology, Sonesta International Hotels Corporation
Francis deSouza, Founder and CEO, IMlogic
John Glaser, CIO, Partners HealthCare System
Ray Ozzie, Founder, Chairman & CEO, Groove Networks
Jit Saxena, CEO, Netezza

Moderator:
Lew McCreary, Editorial Director, CXO Media Inc.; Editor in Chief, CSOMagazine

2:30pm-3:00pm

Break

3:00pm-4:00pm

Ethics for the Perfectly Ethical: An Interactive Seminar on the Changing Definition of 'Doing the Right Thing' at Work

Introducer:
Scott Cohen, Founding / Managing Partner of Financial Media Holdings Group, Inc.

Speaker:
Laura Nash, Senior Research Fellow, Harvard Business School

Follow-up to the Ethics Panel

4:30pm-6:45pm

Bird Walk/Nature Hike: Enjoy the Nantucket outdoors on this walk/hike given by the Maria Mitchell Association.

Sponsored by: Gustin Partners

4:30pm-6:00pm

Van tour of Nantucket

Advisor Host:

Lisa DeSisto, Vice President and General Manager of Boston.com

5:00pm-6:30pm

Ghost Walk: Come learn about the ghosts that haunt some of Nantucket's hotels, restaurants and houses.

Advisor Host:
Patrick Rafter
, Director of Corporate Communications at Bluesocket, Inc.

6:30pm-9:30pm

Children's Program: Circus theme

7:00pm-10:00pm

Clambake at Point Breeze (indoors)

Saturday, May 3

8:00am - 9:00am

Breakfast

9:00am-10:30am

The New Face of Finance: Debating the Changes Ahead in Angel Investing, Venture Capital, and Investment Banking

Speakers:
Ted Dintersmith, General Partner, Charles River Ventures
Henry McCance, Chairman and President, Greylock
Michael P. Murray, Managing Director, Deutsche Bank
John Simon, Managing Director, General Catalyst
Lou Volpe, Managing General Partner, Kodiak Venture Partners

Moderator:
John Landry, Managing Director, Lead Dog Ventures

10:30am-11:00am

Break

11:00am-12:00pm

Fireside Chat: Ed Zander, former President and COO, Sun Microsystems; Board Member, Netezza & Seagate Technology

Moderator:
Maryfran Johnson
, Editor in Chief, Computerworld; Vice President, Editorial Content for computerworld.com

11:00am-12:30pm

Whaling Museum

12:00pm-1:30pm

Lunch

1:30pm-2:30pm

The New Power Generation: Is the Business of Renewable Energy Approaching a Tipping Point?

Speakers:
Roberto Cordaro, President and Chief Executive Officer, Nuvera Fuel Cells
Mark Farber, CEO, Evergreen Solar
Jim Gordon, President, Cape Wind Associates
Dan Reicher, EVP, Northern Power Systems; Former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Energy

Moderator:
Scott Kirsner, Contributing editor at Wired Magazine and Fast Company; @large columnist for the Boston Globe

3:00pm-5:15pm

Bird Walk/Nature Hike: Enjoy the Nantucket outdoors on this walk/hike given by the Maria Mitchell Association

Sponsored by: Gustin Partners

3:30pm-6:00pm

Tour of Cisco Brewers, Nantucket Vineyard, Triple Eight Distillery

Advisor Host:
Kristen Collins, Founder of KMCpartners