Date: December 8th, 2004
Time: 5:30PM -8:30PM

KPMG, Mountain View


5:30PM-6:30PM Poster Sessions/ Buffet Dinner/ Networking
6:30PM-7:30PM Five company Presentations / Q & A
7:30PM-8:00PM Break
8:00PM-8:30PM Keynote Speaker: Richard M. Levy, Ph.D
  Chairman and CEO, Varian Medical Systems, Inc. 
  Topic: "The Past, Present, and Future of Medical Equipment Technology"
8:30PM-9:00PM Keynote Speaker: Nir Zuk, Chief Security Technologist, Juniper Networks
  Topic: "Internet Security 101 for the VC:
Investing in Internet Security"
9:00PM-9:30PM Group Discussion  






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Dress Code: Business Casual

Keynote Speaker: Richard M. Levy, Ph.D., Chairman and CEO, Varian Medical Systems, Inc.
Mr. Levy heads Varian Medical Systems, a $1 billion company providing high energy radiation machines and associated hardware and software for treating cancer, and x-ray tubes. Mr. Levy joined Varian in 1968 as a regional sales manager and was selected to head the company’s medical activities in 1986. He was appointed a senior vice president of the corporation in 1989, and during the 1989-1992 period oversaw several other business areas, including Semiconductor Equipment and Vacuum Products. Mr. Levy holds a bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College and a doctorate in nuclear chemistry from the University of California at Berkeley.

Richard M. Levy

Keynote Speaker: Nir Zuk, Chief Security Technologist, Juniper Networks

Nir Zuk is responsible for the technology in Juniper's security products. Zuk has joined Juniper through the $4B acquisition of NetScreen Technologies where he was Chief Technology Officer. Zuk came to NetScreen through the acquisition of OneSecure, the inventor of Intrusion Prevention, where he was co-founder and CTO. Prior to OneSecure, Zuk was Principal Engineer at Check Point Software Technologies. Throughout his career, Zuk has invented numerous network security technologies that today can be found in most network security products. These include the flow-based stateful-inspection firewall, high-availability for firewalls and stateful-signatures for intrusion detection and prevention

Nir Zuk


Poster Session

Knowlent is an EDA/IP company that provides the industry’s first electrical verification platform for high speed interfaces.
Radio Frequency (RF)ID Biochip company for use in pharmaceutical industries.
Dynamic Spine Inc.
Dynamic Spine, Inc. is the developer of a prosthetic spinal disc device.

Develops software management tool to increase systems security.

The Microsoft of Post Gene Era.
MedLex Inc. offers enterprise-based software decision support solutions.
Endovascular Device for the treatment for cancer.
GeneEd provides life-science e-learning solutions.
Sensitron Inc. is a wireless healthcare innovations company.

Develops a practical blood test for Insulin Resistance.

Vascular BioSciences develops novel interventional devices for vascular-based diseases.
Alnis makes nanoscopic, targeted drugs.
M-Pedia develops and publishes consumer software products for mobile phones.
Innovative enterprise products for the SME market (small and medium size enterprises) using Apple technologies.



Silicom Ventures Poster Session

At each investor's monthly meeting a selected number of companies present their products and marketing materials in mini booth style. If you would like your company to be considered, please

Next Event January 11th


Timothy C. Draper, Founder & Managing Director of
Draper Fisher Jurvetson

Zvi Slonimsky, CEO of Alvarion


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