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Brainfood @ The LAB w/ Peter Kellner
May 26, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm UTC-5
- 6:30-7:00pm – Registration & Networking
- 7:00-7:30pm – Keynote Interview moderated by Marco Giberti
- 7:30-8:00pm – Audience Q&A
- 8:00-8:30pm – Wrap-up & Networking
More about the Speakers
Peter Kellner (Guest Speaker)
Peter Kellner founded Richmond Global, a firm with investments in technology companies on five continents. Peter co-founded Endeavor, which promotes entrepreneurship globally; he also founded Hungary’s Environmental Management & Law Association, a Central European NGO developing environmental law and policy.
Kellner serves on the non-profit board of Endeavor Global, as well as Endeavor Miami, Endeavor Jordan, and Endeavor Louisville. He is a Trustee of the Allen-Stevenson School in New York, a Member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and a Crown Fellow, The Aspen Institute.
He is a graduate of Princeton University and was a Fulbright Scholar to Hungary after college. He received a Juris Doctorate from from Yale Law School and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.
Matt Haggman (Moderator)
Matt Haggman joined Knight Foundation in 2011.
In his role as Miami program director, Haggman leads Knight’s communities program in South Florida and launched the foundation’s initiative aimed at connecting and propelling Miami’s emerging entrepreneurs and startups as a way of building community.
Previously, Haggman was an award-winning journalist covering issues of local and national importance. He initially covered legal affairs for the Daily Business Review in Miami before moving to the Miami Herald, where he spent nearly eight years covering real estate and local politics, and worked as an investigative reporter. Haggman won numerous awards for his work, including a Gerald Loeb Award, the highest honor in business journalism. In his last two years at the Miami Herald, he twice won the President’s Award, which honors the best work in the McClatchy newspaper chain.