Jacobs Design Conversations: Marc Tarpenning

Jacobs hall

Thursday, November 17, 2016

About Jacobs Design Conversations:
Each semester, the Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation invites leading designers and makers to Berkeley to speak as part of the Jacobs Design Conversations series. Connecting diverse perspectives under one roof, Jacobs Design Conversations are spaces for dialogue on a broad spectrum of innovations and ideas.
As part of this series, Marc Tarpenning will share his insights with Berkeley's design innovation community on Thursday, November 17. The talk will take place at Jacobs Hall, the Jacobs Institute's hub for hands-on learning and making.

About Marc Tarpenning:
Marc Tarpenning co-founded Tesla Motors, where he served as Vice President for Electrical Engineering, and NuvoMedia. With interests that include education and energy, he has played advisory roles for numerous organizations. He graduated from UC Berkeley with a computer science degree.

About this Conversation:
This lecture-style talk is free and open to the public. While all day-of attendance and seating is first-come, first-served, if you register by Monday, November 14, you'll have first priority for lunch on us (we'll buy food based on registrations, so please be considerate). Registration will open one month before the talk. Register: bit.ly/2b7gy3c

If you miss advance registration, don't worry: day-of guests are more than welcome!

Getting here: Jacobs Hall, a space for design learning and making, is located at 2530 Ridge Road, on the northeast side of the UC Berkeley campus. For information on campus shuttles and links to public transit, please visit Bear Transit.
Questions? You can reach event organizers at jacobsinstitute@berkeley.edu or 510-664-7567.