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    • 1. We can change the world By opening minds… How your support for the Global Leaders, Entrepreneurs, & Altruists Network (glean) will change the world
    • 2. What is glean ? Global Leaders, Entrepreneurs, & Altruists Network. With roots in a cluster of great organizations Invisible. No dues. No budget. No bricks and mortar. glean Other Universities, Non-Profits, Governments Other Global Entrepreneurial Firms BASES, NUSEA, Exitera, SEC, SWIB SCPD Stanford SoE MS and E STVP Educational Network: (via, MySpace, Linkedin) NUS, KTH, SSE, SSES, HBS, &… Industry Network(via, MySpace): BDA, EA, VCs, BigTent, glean startups, &…
    • 3. glean Mission & 5 Objectives (What we want to achieve)
      • To promote world peace by helping global leaders, entrepreneurs, altruists do 5 things:
      • Build trustworthy networks
      • Transcend culture, time and distance
      • Create true value
      • Save the planet
      • Share the wealth.
    • 4. glean Strategies (How we will achieve the mission & objectives)
      • Help entrepreneurial leaders to build trustworthy companies, networks, and markets around the world.
      • Develop new generations of global entrepreneurial leaders.
      • Help women entrepreneurs and “new kids on the block” get access to capital, customers, and talent.
      • Deliver world class learning to entrepreneurial teams whenever, wherever they need it.
      • Blend education and entertainment.
    • 5. glean hot spots Current Focus: Singapore Stockholm Silicon Valley Seattle, Boston Future Initiatives: Shanghai; Beijing; Copenhagen; LA; San Diego; Hong Kong; Palau; Ho Chi Min City and a cluster of cities in India…
    • 6. Why Mobile? Why India? Why Now?
      • Why Mobile? We’ve been mobile road warriors since college.
        • Tomk – Stanford in 1981 – Osborne, then Compaq
        • Mohit – College of Engineering Pune in 2005 – Compaq
        • From “Suitcases” to notebooks to Treos and Blackberries to the i-Phone…
      • Why India? Because in the mobile world, India is no longer an “emerging market” – It has momentum that is impacting the globe.
      • Why Now? An army of Global Entrepreneurial Leaders Appeared.
        • Mohit aced my GEM course – earned my trust.
        • His entrepreneurial skills and passion inspired me
        • He persuaded many global entrepreneurs to participate in the project
        • BDA lead by Kunal Bajaj & Ted Dean brought complementary skills
        • Qualcomm led by Jeff Belk and Nagraj Kashyap sponsored this evening
    • 7. Mobile Momentum Our Vision
      • A forum to facilitate a dialogue between the mobile communities of academics, researchers, entrepreneurs, carriers, investors in Silicon Valley and Asian Mobile Markets through periodical detailed briefings, discussions, case studies, round tables and projects.
      • Align with and complement the efforts of many other organizations at Stanford and in Silicon Valley that build bridges to Asia
      • Mobile Momentum Co-Founders:
      • Mohit Gundecha and Tom Kosnik
      • Founding Advisory Board member: Chetan Sharma
    • 8. Mobile Momentum Next steps
      • Recruiting an Advisory Board consisting of experts, investors and entrepreneurs in the Mobile industry from Asia and North America
      • Inviting your feedback on what you’d like the forum to be
      • Designing and executing the next project and event
      • Recruiting a team of volunteers to organize and execute
      • Inviting research and industry partners
    • 9. How can you participate?
      • Let us learn from you as Global Entrepreneurial Leaders.
      • Come as guest speakers for our classes or BASES events.
      • Serve as a judge or mentor in a business plan competition.
      • Let us tell your story in the books we write.
      • Sponsor a research project with us and our students.
      • Hire us in for an educational workshop or offsite.
      • Hire our students and alumni
      • Partner with us in venture philanthropy
      • Participate in the Mobile Momentum initiative
    • 10. Vote of Thanks
      • You All
      • Panelists
      • BDA
      • Qualcomm
      • Ashwin Rangan
      • Mobile Monday, US-IVCA, Stanford/MIT VLAB
      • STVP and MS and E and Stanford SoE for creating the environment that makes this possible
    • 11.
      • Thank You!
      • For more info pls contact
      • Tom Kosnik kosnik@
      • Mobile: +1 650 450 3330
      • Mohit Gundecha [email_address]
      • Mobile: +1 650 799 5495