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Nancy Abrams Dreier '86, P'12, P'15
Office of Alumni Affairs
Cornell University

Francine Darling
Administrative Assistant
Office of Alumni Affairs
Cornell University


The Bay Area of California is home to approximately 10,000 Cornell alumni who live and work in a lifestyle of technology and entrepreneurship that the world defines as "Silicon Valley." To better serve these alumni, the university launched Cornell Silicon Valley (CSV) in 2000. CSV extends the vision of Cornell's first techpreneur, Ezra Cornell. read more »

Upcoming Events


CSV: Developing Pioneering Leaders and Technologies in the Information Age
a conversation with Dan Huttenlocher, Dean & Vice Provost, Cornell Tech and Amit Singhal, MS '95, PhD '97, Senior Vice President, Google.
October 13, 2015 | Mountain View, CA

Register Here l See Who's Coming


Dan Huttenlocher, Dean & Vice Provost, Cornell Tech

Amit Singhal, MS '95, PhD '97, Senior Vice President, Google

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

6:30 PM: Reception & Networking
7:00 PM: Panel Discussion and Q&A with Audience
8:00 PM: Open Mic (attendees share their 30-second elevator pitch with the audience)
8:15 PM: Reception and Networking
9:00 PM: Event Concludes

Location: Google, Mountain View

Cost: $25 per person.
Thank you to Google for hosting this event; your registration fee will cover future CSV programming.

Space is Limited so register today! Advance Registration is Required; Due to security restrictions, walk-in guests may not be accommodated.

CSV: Intersection of Technology & the Arts at Cornell featuring Dean Kent Kleinman, Dean Alan Mathios and Director Stephanie Wiles, with Janet Bishop '15, Curator of Painting and Sculpture, SFMOMA as moderator.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 | Rincon Café – San Francisco

arts and tech panel


CSV in partnership with Cornell Law and Johnson present: Business Ethics and Law featuring Professor Bradley Wendel, Cornell Law School, Gregory Heibel, JD ’98, MBA ’99 and Peter Healy, MBA ’75
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 | Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP – Menlo Park

CSV and the Cornell Department of Biomedical Engineering present: Behind the Scenes of the Regeneron and Sanofi Cancer Collaboration featuring Marjolein van der Meulen, Chair BME, Michael Aberman ’93, SVP of Strategy and Investor Relations, Regeneron and Constantine Chinoporos ’88, VP of Business Development, Sanofi
Tuesday, January 12, 2016 | Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising – Union Square











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News & Blog

Quora's Charlie Cheever On Building A Disruptive Knowledge Platform
May 29, 2011 | TechCrunch

Is There A Peak Age for Entrepreneurship?
May 28, 2011 | TechCrunch

Student' robots fly, roll, talk and learn to be useful
May 26, 2011 | Chronicle Online

Since 2009 Kickstarter Funneled $60 Million to 24,000 Crowd-Funded Projects
May 25, 2011 | TechCrunch

Y Combinator's Paul Graham: We're Looking For People Like Us
May 24, 2011 | TechCrunch

Want to stay in touch with Cornell? There's an App for that!
May 18, 2011 | Apple iTunes

Angry Bunny, Squidget Snatcher and others showcase ingenuity at computer game expo
May 18, 2011 | Chronicle Online

Euwyn, Ruby, and Ramen
May 16, 2011 | Cornell Silicon Valley Blog

Robot walks a 40.5-mile ultramarathon without recharge
May 10, 2011 | Chronicle Online

Psychologist ponders perceived and virtual reality vs. 'real' reality
May 4, 2011 | Chronicle Online

Big Idea winner: Solar cell phone charger that only works when malaria net is used
April 18, 2011 | Chronicle Online

Highlights from "Early Evening with David Skorton"
March 14, 2011 | CornellCast

Mobile, social, cloud computing dominate Cornell Silicon Valley's annual gathering
March 2011 | Ezra Update

University Awards Entrepreneur Grants
November 19, 2010 | The Cornell Daily Sun

Professors Explore Future of Wireless Communication
November 16, 2010 | The Cornell Daily Sun 

Cornell alumni-founded Opzi launches at TechCrunch Disrupt 
September 2010 | TechCrunch

Cornell Startup Courserank acquired by Chegg?

Cornell Student Start-up Pre-Play Gets Forbes Mention
August 2010 | Forbes

Google Acquires, Co-founded by Vineet Buch ‘96
August 2010 | TechCrunch

Amit Singhal PhD ’97 – January 2010 CSV Speaker – Named One of the Smartest People in Tech by CNN
July 2010 | Fortune

Mary Meeker ’86 Named Smartest Analyst by CNN
July 2010 | Fortune

Dan Hesse ’77 Shares How He Will Turn Around Sprint
July 1, 2010 | Marketplace

New molecular framework could yield more versatile solar cells
June 29, 2010 | Chronicle Online

Biomedical engineering students invent 'Smart Walkers' for elderly
June 24, 2010 | Chronicle Online

Sustainability Center announces 2010 seed grants
June 16, 2010 | Chronicle Online

$25 million Dyson family gift establishes School of Applied Economics and Management
June 8, 2010 | Chronicle Online

18th & 19th century diary entries resemble tweets of today, says CU researcher
June 3, 2010 | Chronicle Online

CU biomed engineers & Weill plastic surgeon say sunless tanner helps heal post-op wounds 
June 1, 2010 | Chronicle Online

Students harness vibrations from wind for electricity
May 25, 2010 | Chronicle Online

Lance Collins named dean of College of Engineering 
May 20, 2010 | Chronicle Online

Kathryn Boor named dean of Agriculture and Life Sciences
May 20, 2010 | Chronicle Online

Autodesk CEO Bass tests software in woodshop
May 16, 2010 | The San Francisco Chronicle

Sustainability index could help managers compete
May 11, 2010 | Chronicle Online

CEO Carl Bass '83 Sites Autodesk iPad App as Means for Reaching Everyday Consumers 
May 7, 2010 | New York Times

Susan Wu One of the Most Influential Women in Tech 2010
May 1, 2010 |

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