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Sit down for an entertaining and informal conversation with luminaries from our industry as they respond to questions about their career paths, corporate observations and personal perspectives. Join us for these free events to get personal viewpoints from top leaders in the optics and photonics field. Plus, after each interview the audience is encouraged to ask questions directly of the interviewee.
Milton Chang is the author of Toward Entrepreneurship (www.miltonchang.com). He was president of Newport and New Focus, which he took public. And he has incubated more than a dozen company as an angel investor, which resulted in six IPOs and seven acquisitions; none failed.
He is currently a Trustee of the California Institute of Technology, and was a member of the SEC Advisory Committee on Small and Emerging Companies, Visiting Committee on Advanced Technology of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, and the authoring committee of the National Academies’ Optics and Photonics: Essential Technologies for Our Nation. He writes a monthly business and management column for the Laser Focus World and spends his time mentoring aspiring entrepreneurs.
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