Who Spoke at SVIEF Past SVIEF Speakers
(Partial List)

2011 SVIEF

Bill Clinton

42nd President of the United States

Judy Chu

Congressmember, United States

Siwei Cheng

Renowned Economist

Xiaoge Xiong

Global Chairman, IDG Capital

2012 SVIEF

Jun Lei

CEO, Xiaomi Technology

Judy Chu

Congressmember, United States

Dixon Doll

Co-founder and General Partner, DCM

Datong Chen

Co-founder and Managing Director, West Summit Capital

2013 SVIEF

Al Gore

45th Vice President of the United States

Steve Wozniak

Co-founder, Apple

Jay Vijayan

Former CIO, Tesla Motors

Vaughan Smith

Vice President, Facebook

Al Gore at 2013 SVIEF

Jay Vijayan at 2013 SVIEF

2014 SVIEF

Steven Chu

12th US Secretary of Energy and Nobel Price Winner

Gary Locke

10th US Ambassador to China

Tim Draper

Founder, Draper Associates

Yaqin Zhang

President, Baidu

2015 SVIEF

Sebastian Thrun

Founder & CEO, Google X CEO, Udacity

Ashton Kutcher

Actor, Entrepreneur, Tech Investor

Charles Zhang

President, Sohu Inc

Sheng Fu

CEO, Cheetah Mobile

2016 SVIEF

Steven Chu

12th U.S. Secretary of Energy

Kaifu Lee

Chairman & CEO, Innovation Works

Bill Gross

Founder, Idealab

Hongjiang Zhang

CEO, Kingsoft

2017 SVIEF

Bibop G.Gresta

Cofounder & Chairman, Hyperloop Transportation

Max Ventilla

Founder & CEO, AltSchool

Steve Mann

Chairman, MannLab

Draymond Green

2 time NBA Champion

2018 SVIEF

Kaifu Lee

Chairman & CEO, Innovation Works

Jun Wu

Founding Partner, Amino Capital

Tim Draper

Founder, Draper Associates

Ken Xie

Founder, Chairman of the board and CEO, Fortinet