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Jun. 19, 2012 SVForum Visionary Awards

On June 19, 2012 at Kelly Porter’s home in Lost Alto Hills, SVForum held its 15th Annual Visionary Awards. Andrew Braccia of Accel Partners introduced Jim Breyer of Accel Partners. Ann Doerr of the John & Ann Doerr Family Foundation introduced Salman Khan of the Khan Academy. Ann Winblad of Hummer Winblad introduced David Kirkpatrick of Technonomy Media. Henry Tirri of Nokia introduced Elon Musk of SpaceX and Tesla.

SVForum CEO Chris Gill and Deborah Magid of IBM spoke of the transition and growth of SVForum over the past year.

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Jun. 21, 2011 SVForum Visionary Awards 1

On June 21, 2011 at Kelly Porter’s home in Lost Alto Hills, SVForum held its 14th Annual Visionary Awards. Ken Comee of IBM introduced Promod Haque of Norwest Venture Partners. Bill Elmore of Foundation Capital introduced Dr. Hermann Hauser of Amadeus Capital. Eric Benhamou of Benhamou Ventures introduced T.J. Rodgers of Cypress Semiconductor/Sunpower. Dan’l Lewin of Microsoft introduced Bud Tribble of Apple.

CEO Susan Lucas Conwell spoke about the organization’s transition from Software Development Forum to Silicon Valley Forum to better reflect its continuing mission to connect, engage and excel.

More pictures here and here too.

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