ECE Seminar (EE290): Where Did Silicon Valley Come From and Why Should We Care?

Speaker Name: 
Leslie Berlin
Speaker Title: 
Project Historian
Speaker Organization: 
Silicon Valley Archives at Stanford
Start Time: 
Monday, January 14, 2019 - 10:40am
End Time: 
Monday, January 14, 2019 - 11:40am
Location: 
E2-180
Organizer: 
Prof. Marco Rolandi

 Abstract:

Leslie Berlin will be our special guest in a conversation with  Professor Marco Rolandi on the history of Silicon Valley and how that history informs our modern tech-infused world.

 

Bio:

Leslie Berlin is the author of Troublemakers: Silicon Valley's Coming of Age and The Man Behind the Microchip: Robert Noyce and the Invention of Silicon Valley. Currently the Project Historian for the Silicon Valley Archives at Stanford, she is a regular commentator on Silicon Valley for major media outlets and the former "Prototype" columnist for the Sunday Business section of the New York Times.