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Churchill Club

May 16, 2013 08:00 ET

MEDIA ADVISORY: Churchill Club Presents 15th Annual Top 10 Tech Trends

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - May 16, 2013) -

Churchill Club, Silicon Valley's premier business and technology forum, will host a dinner event on Thursday, May 23, 2013 titled "15th Annual Top 10 Tech Trends."

As one of the most anticipated Churchill Club events of the year, the 'Top 10 Tech Trends' will feature a stimulating panel of thought leaders who will be predicting and evaluating the top 10 tech and tech-related trends for the next several years. The panel will rate and debate the trends, which are based on not being obvious today and areas of explosive growth in and around five years from now, and ask the live audience of Silicon Valley's best and brightest for their opinions.

The event, presented in collaboration with Forbes, will feature prominent thought leaders from Bessemer Venture Partners, Menlo Ventures, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Sequoia Capital, and Charles River Ventures. All of the leaders are on the 2013 Forbes Midas List of the 100 most successful venture capitalists in the world.

David Cowan, Partner, Bessemer Venture Partners 
Venky Ganesan, Managing Director, Menlo Ventures
Steve Jurvetson, Managing Director, Draper Fisher Jurvetson
Alfred Lin, Partner, Sequoia Capital
George Zachary, General Partner, Charles River Ventures

Mike Perlis, President & CEO, Forbes Media
Bruce Upbin, Managing Editor, Forbes Media

Thursday, May 23
Registration/Reception: 5:30 p.m.
Dinner: 6 p.m.
Program: 7 p.m.

Hyatt Regency Santa Clara 5101 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054

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About Churchill Club:
Churchill Club is an internationally-respected independent business and technology forum located in Silicon Valley, where CEOs, thought leaders, global business executives, innovators, and senior political leaders meet to discuss and debate, inform and educate, forecast and evaluate. Founded in 1985, the Club is known for its smart, provocative conversations related to innovation, leadership, and economic growth. Its 7,000 individual and corporate members include senior executives from market-leading companies, investors, and entrepreneurs. Recent speakers to the Club include Michael Dell, founder, chairman & CEO, Dell; Larry Ellison, founder, chairman & CEO, Oracle; Jim Goodnight, chairman & CEO, SAS; Michael Eisner, former CEO, the Walt Disney Company; Ursula Burns, Chairman and CEO of Xerox; Jeff Weiner, CEO of LinkedIn; and Reed Hastings, founder & CEO of Netflix. Further information about Churchill Club, a 501(c)(3) organization, can be found at

About Forbes Media:
Forbes Media encompasses Forbes and (, the leading business site on the Web that reaches on average 30 million people monthly. The company publishes Forbes, Forbes Asia and Forbes Europe, which together reach a worldwide audience of more than 6 million readers. It also publishes ForbesLife magazine, in addition to licensee editions in Africa, Argentina, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Israel, Kazakhstan, Korea, Latvia, Middle East, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Turkey, and Ukraine.

Other Forbes Media Web sites are;;; and Together with, these sites reach on average 36 million business decision makers each month.

Steve Forbes serves as Chairman and Editor in Chief. Mike Perlis is President and Chief Executive Officer. Lewis D'Vorkin is Chief Product Officer. Meredith Kopit Levien is Chief Revenue Officer.

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