ENTREPRENEURSHIP AT SCALE
 

WEDNESDAY MARCH 9
Rosewood Sand Hill / Dogwood Room
2825 Sand Hill Road Menlo Park, CA 94025

2:00 PM
Welcome & Introductions
Dave Blanchard, Praxis CEO & Steve Graves, Praxis Board Member

2:15 PM
Participant Stories
3-4 minutes from each guest on their own own life and work

3:30 PM
Conversation #1
Building The Third Story of Capitalism
Moderated by Mike Bontrager, Chatham Financial

Advanced reading:
Three Stories About Capitalism, Jonathan Haidt
The Ambition Explosion, David Brooks

4:30 PM 
Conversation #2
Leadership & Legacy

Moderated by Steve Graves, Coaching by Cornerstone

Advanced Reading:
Becoming a Leader of No Reputation

5:30 PM
Conversation #3
Entrepreneurship & Christian Community
Moderated by Jon Tyson, Praxis Spiritual Director

Advanced Reading:
On Creative Minorities, Jonathan Sacks
William Wilberforce and His Circle of Friends, Richard Gathro

6:45 PM
Group Dinner, Open Discussion // Boardroom

 

THURSDAY MARCH 10
Rosewood Sand Hill / Rosewood Ballroom

9:00 AM
Welcome 

9:15 AM
Keynote Address: An Alternative Imagination
Dave Blanchard, Praxis CEO & Co-Founder

9:45 AM
Conversation I
A Model of Mentorship: The Investor & Entrepreneur Relationship
Mac Harman, Founder & CEO, Balsam Brands (Praxis Mentor)
Jon Beekman, Founder & CEO, Man Crates (Business Fellow, 2014)

10:15 AM
Break

10:30 AM
Conversation II
Countercultural Entrepreneurship at Scale with:
Pete Ochs, President, Capital III
Sonny Vu, Co-Founder & CEO, Misfit Wearables
Mike Bontrager, Founder & CEO, Chatham Financial

11:00 AM
Conversation III
Frontiers of Faith & Work: Creating Products & Services that Shape Society
Jessica Kim, Founder, BabbaCo
Jessica Rey, Founder & CEO, Rey Swimwear
Mark Sears, Founder & CEO, Cloud Factory

11:30 AM
Pre-Finale Break

12:00 PM
Finale Lunch

12:45 PM
Praxis Vision
Dave Blanchard, Praxis CEO & Co-Founder

1:30 PM
Keynote Address: Becoming a Creative Minority
Jon Tyson, Founding Pastor of Trinity Grace Church & Praxis Spiritual Director

2:30 PM
5-Minute Presentations from our 2016 Business Fellows

4:00 PM
Follow-up 35 minute Roundtables with your choice of 2016 Fellows

6:15 PM
2017 Program Overview& Finale Details

6:30 PM
Reception
Heavy Hors D'oeuvres & Drinks