This panel session from the Cloud Computing Workshop 2012 included the following speakers:
Cathryn Carson, D-lab
AnnaLee Saxenian, UC Berkeley
Arie Shoshani, Lawrence, Berkeley Laboratory
Dennis Gannon, Microsoft
It was chaired by Michael Franklin.
AnnaLee Saxenian, Arie Shoshani, Cathryn Carson, Denis Nekipelov, Dennis Gannon, and Michael Franklin
AnnaLee Saxenian earned a BA from Williams College in Economics, a MCP from UC Berkeley in City and Regional Planning and a PhD. from MIT in Political Science. Her research asks how institutions and social structures shape patterns of information exchange and the consequences for economic development and innovation. Saxenian is the author of two books on the global patterns of technology development, with a focus on the skilled immigrants of the Silicon Valley.