Victor Hwang


Silicon Valley entrepreneur and venture capitalist Victor Hwang will speak on ending the economic drought in New Mexico on Tuesday, Feb. 5 at 9 a.m. in the KiMo Theatre in downtown Albuquerque.

Hwang's firm T2 Venture Capital builds startups and the ecosystems that grow them. He is co-creator of Rainforest Architects, the world's first course on designing innovative ecosystems.  He is also the author of "The Rainforest," a book on building ecosystems.

The cost of the talk is $10 for students and $15 for UNM employees. The cost to the general public is $20. For tickets go to KIMO Tickets or call (505) 768-3522. The talk is sponsored by the Downtown Action Team, the City of Albuquerque and the University of New Mexico.

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