Spouse's Schedule of Events


6:30 - 10:00 PM
Dinner for Current 2016 Business Fellows & Alumni
Ristorante Rocca
1205 Broadway, Burlingame, CA 94010
*Spouses welcome



7:30 AM
Departure to Rosewood from Bay Landing Hotel
Rosewood Sand Hill
2825 Sand Hill Road Menlo Park, CA 94025

8:00 AM
Breakfast with Fellows & Alumni
Rosewood Eucalyptus Room

*While Fellows are rehearsing, interviewing and preparing for the Finale from 9:00-11:30, spouses are invited to attend the following morning programming in the Rosewood Ballroom

9:00 AM

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

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
Rosewood Ballroom

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

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

4:00 - 6:00 PM
Alumni Updates & Catchup // Rosewood Dogwood Boardroom

6:15 PM
2017 Program Overview& Finale Details
Rosewood Ballroom

6:30 - 9:00 PM
Finale Reception with Investors & Fellows
Rosewood Ballroom Terrace


Bay Landing Hotel Meeting Room
1550 Old Bayshore Highway Burlingame, CA 94010

*Spouses will have free/unscheduled time from 8:00-11:00 AM while Fellows attend a private breakfast at Bay Landing

8:00 - 11:00 AM
Farewell Breakfast with current Fellows