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Mar 29, 2019

Dean’s Speaker Series: Roger McNamee

This event is invitation only.

Join the Kenan Institute for an exclusive conversation with Roger McNamee, a long-time Silicon Valley insider currently on tour for his new book “ZUCKED: Waking Up to the Facebook Catastrophe.

Roger McNamee has been a Silicon Valley investor for 35 years. He co-founded successful funds in venture, crossover and private equity. His most recent fund, Elevation, included U2’s Bono as a co-founder. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Yale University and an MBA. from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. Roger plays bass and guitar in the bands Moonalice and Doobie Decibel System and is the author of Zucked: Waking Up to the Facebook Catastrophe, as well as The New Normal and The Moonalice Legend: Posters and Words, Volumes 1-9. McNamee has served as a technical advisor for seasons two through five of HBO’s Silicon Valley series and was also responsible for raising the money that created the Wikimedia Foundation.

A light lunch will be provided.

Kenan Institute Event Team Lead

Rebecca Mormino
rebecca_mormino@kenan-flagler.unc.edu
919.843.6287


Mar
29
2019
12:30 PM
Kenan Center, Kenan-Flagler Business School, Chapel Hill, NC

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