September 21-22, 2020
(Prev known as
Stanford Research Institute)
This is not a public event. Conference is by invitation only
Two Days Networking & Powerful Panels
4-5 April 2020
We are Stanford graduates with years of experience working in different sectors across Silicon Valley. Our combined experience includes industries such as venture capital, technology, management consulting, entrepreneurship, finance, investments, healthcare, and education. We all share a strong interest to grow our network, combine our knowledge with other professionals, and share our know-how with our communities. This is our individual effort to bring our community together, we are not affiliated or sponsored by any entity.
The MESA Conference is an invite-only full two-day event. It features an audience of 250 handpicked investors, seasoned entrepreneurs, professionals and venture capitalists. It aims to serve as a platform to drive expert-led debate, discussion, and partnerships among some of the world’s most visionary and influential leaders in business, government, and civil society.
The event will feature a Startup Showcase with some of the highest-potential early-stage companies in Silicon Valley.
SRI International (SRI) was established by the trustee of Stanford University in 1946 as a center of innovation to support economic development in the region. The American nonprofit scientific research institute and organization headquartered in Menlo Park, California.
From the computer mouse to robotic surgery, cancer treatments, Siri, and more, SRI's 70+ years of innovation have created new industries, billions of dollars in market value, and lasting benefits to society.
The organization was founded as the Stanford Research Institute. SRI formally separated from Stanford University in 1970 and became known as SRI International in 1977. SRI performs client-sponsored research and development for government agencies, commercial businesses, and private foundations. It also licenses its technologies, forms strategic partnerships, sells products and creates spin-off companies
SRI's focus areas include biomedical sciences, chemistry and materials, computing, Earth and space systems, economic development, education and learning, energy and environmental technology, security, and national defense, as well as sensing and devices. SRI has received more than 4,000 patents and patent applications worldwide.