This week, ANITI welcomes John Chisholm, the American entrepreneur, former president of the MIT Alumni Association, and ex-officio member of the MIT Corporation (Board of Directors). He also serves on the Corporation's Development Committee and is a member of the Santa Fe Institute Board of Directors. He is the author of Unleash Your Inner Company: Use Passion and Perseverance to Build Your Ideal Company (Greenleaf, 2015). He serves on the Global Partners Board of the Institute for New Economic Thinking, the Advisory Board of the Gruter Institute for Law & Human Behavior, and the MIT Corporation's Committees of Visitors for the Social Sciences and the Institute for Data, Systems, and Society, as well as the MIT Corporation's Joint Advisory Committee.
Today, after more than 30 years of entrepreneurial experience, he advises entrepreneurs through the MIT Venture Mentoring Service, the Thiel Foundation 20under20 Fellowship, and the Plug and Play Tech Centers. He has been awarded the Lobdell and Bronze Beaver awards for extraordinary volunteer service to MIT. He has authored or co-authored two patents and holds EECS SB/SM degrees from MIT and an MBA from HBS.
ANITI wanted to take advantage of his visit to allow him to meet with the Toulouse ecosystem in order to meet and advise the region's entrepreneurs.
- April 20th 6:30 p.m.: Apéro/meeting organized by La Mêlée in partnership with ANITI, French Tech Toulouse, Aerospace Valley Quai des Savoirs - More info
- April 21st : 5 pm: District Start-up pitches in B612
- April 22nd : DeepTech Tour in INSA (more info to come)