Category Archives: CEO Dinners

CEO Dinner with Mauria Finley

Hey TBP,

Are you sad you weren’t accepted this quarter into the class “CS183E: Effective Leadership in High Tech”, and want another chance to meet the woman teaching it?  Hadn’t heard of the class, but want to meet her anyway?  Then come to next week’s CEO Dinner with Mauria Finley: founder and CEO of Citrus Lane (recently acquired), who has also held leadership roles in Netscape, AOL, Good Technology, PayPal and eBay during their early stages.
As a refresher: The CEO Dinner Series hosted by Stanford Tau Beta Pi is a way for members to have a small and personal dinner with leaders of the local tech industry.  Candidates earn 10 points by attending, and this is one of the last events to earn points before initiation on the 21st!
We keep the dinner to a small size (usually 10 people) so every attendee can converse with our guest. Don’t let this discourage you from applying- your odds are good, we promise!
Date: Wednesday February 17
Time: 6-8pm
Place: Coupa Cafe @ the Stanford Golf Course
Please fill the form by THIS Sunday February 14 at 11:59pm.

CEO Dinner with Jason Xu

Hello Tau Beta Pies!

Hope your winter quarter is going well! For next week’s CEO Dinner, we are hosting Jason Xu, CEO and Chief Gamer of Battlefy. We’re excited to have a speaker from the esports industry, Battlefy is an esports platform for game studios, publishers and leagues to create, market, and scale organized gaming competitions.
As a refresher: The CEO Dinner Series hosted by Stanford Tau Beta Pi is a way for members to have a small and personal dinner with leaders of the local tech industry.  Candidates may earn 10 points by attending.
We keep the dinner to a small size (8-10 people) so every attendee can converse with our guest.
Date: Wednesday February 10
Time: 6-8pm
Place: Coupa Cafe @ the Stanford Golf Course
The form is due THIS Sunday February 7 at 11:59pm

CEO Dinner with PayPal’s Max Levchin

Hey Tau Bates,

For next week’s CEO Dinner we’re hosting Max Levchin– co-founder of PayPal, and co-founder and CEO of Affirm.
As a refresher: The CEO Dinner Series hosted by Stanford Tau Beta Pi is a way for members to have a small and personal dinner with leaders of the local tech industry.  Candidates may earn 10 points by attending.
We keep the dinner to a small size (8-10 people) so every attendee can converse with our guest.
Date: Wednesday January 27
Time: 6-8pm
Place: Coupa Cafe @ the Stanford Golf Course
The form is due THIS Sunday January 24 at 11:59pm.

CEO Dinner with RobinHood’s Vladimir Tenev

Happy 2016! We’re excited to announce that our first CEO Dinner of the quarter is next week, and our guest is none other than RobinHood co-founder and CEO Vladimir Tenev.

As a refresher: The CEO Dinner Series hosted by Stanford Tau Beta Pi is a way for members to have a small and personal dinner with leaders of the local tech industry. Candidates may earn 10 points by attending.

To attend, submit a brief application form here.
We keep the dinner to a small size (8-10 people) so every attendee can converse with our guest.

Date: Wednesday, January 13
Time: 6-8pm
Place: Coupa Cafe @ the Stanford Golf Course

The form is due THIS Sunday, January 10, at 11:59pm.

CEO Dinner with Karthik Balakrishnan

We are so excited to announce the first CEO Dinner of the 2015-2016 academic year! The CEO Dinner Series hosted by Stanford Tau Beta Pi is a way for members to have a small and personal dinner with leaders of the local tech industry. Our guests are not exclusively CEOs- we invite a variety of executives and leaders in Venture Capital in and Academia in addition to CEOs of small companies. Candidates may earn 10 points by attending.

We traditionally kick the series off in the winter, but we are hosting our first dinner next Wednesday, with the CTO of Coin, Karthik Balakrishnan. Karthik previously worked at NASA and did his PhD research at Stanford in UV-LED controlled flight, and has been working at Coin since 2012 where he played a major role in building the company.

To attend, submit a brief application form here:
We keep the dinner to a small size (8-10 people) so every attendee can converse with our guest.

Date: Wednesday, November 18
Time: 6-8pm
Place: Coupa Cafe @ the Stanford Golf Course

Please fill the form by THIS Sunday, November 15, at 11:59pm.