Tag Archives: Zero Motorcycles

Energy Efficiency – Building a Clean, Secure Economy by James Sweeney

It is a pleasure to announce this new book by James Sweeney, a valued advisor and sponsor of Camp BizSmart and BizSmart Global programs at Stanford University. Energy Efficiency, Building a Clean, Secure Economy, was published by the Hoover Institution Press at Stanford University.  Jim details “the impact of new and improved energy-efficient technologies, the environmental and national security benefits of energy efficiency, ways to amplify energy efficiency, and more.” Jim is a professor of management science and engineering at Stanford University, director of the Precourt Energy Efficiency Center, a senior fellow of the Hoover Institution, the Stanford Institute for Energy, the US Association for Energy Economics, and the California Council on […]

Camp BizSmart 2013 Summer Dates

Camp BizSmart is pleased to announce the 2013 dates for our popular premiere 10 day summer business and entrepreneur academy. CNN named Camp BizSmart “one of the 5 most unique camps in the United States”. At Stanford University there are two, 10 day sessions to select from for Summer 2013 to meet your schedule needs: July 8-12 and 15-19, 2013 in the Landau Building, Lucas Conference Center July 29-Aug 3 and Aug 5-9, 2013 in the Alumni Center, Fisher Conference Center At the Silicon Valley Community Foundation in San Mateo there is one 10 day session for Summer 2013: June 17-21 and 24-28, 2013 in the Executive Conference Center Camp […]

Teens help teens in local community

Update 12/12/2011: Treasures 4 Teens distributed holiday cheer to over 400 teens at last Saturday’s distribution day! Awesome! Toy drives are a common sight this time of year, but did you know that the proceeds are actually distributed to children and teens up to age 18? Because most associate “toys” with younger children, there is often a shortage of teen-appropriate gifts. Camp BizSmart grad (2011) Michael Daboll recognized this problem, and Treasures 4 Teens was born. Michael Daboll, pictured above, recounts how Camp BizSmart helped him develop the skills to take his ideas to the next level. “I started Treasures 4 Teens before I went to Camp BizSmart, and while […]

Meet the Next Generation of Successful Entrepreneurs – Camp BizSmart’s 2011 Top Team

A global leader in business and entrepreneur skill development for students11-15, Camp BizSmart inspires and nurtures the next generation of successful entrepreneurs who will lead a changing world. During Summer 2011, more than 200 students at 3 locations, Santa Clara University, Stanford University in Silicon Valley, CA and Punahou School in Honolulu Hawaii, competed to earn the title of top team for 2011. Student teams were given business problems to solve, support and defend provided by senior executives from company sponsors, NeuroSky and ZeroMotorcycles. Capturing the prestigious top team ranking for Camp BizSmart 2011: NeuroSky Team 5 at Stanford, made up of six members, Shannon Hong, CEO, Quentin Delepine, CTO, […]

CBS teens present to Zero Motorcycles execs

On Monday, the Z2 team members from the Santa Clara University session brought their winning plan, the DB40, to Zero Motorcycles headquarters in Scotts Valley. The Z2 team edged out 5 other teams to win first place, and the Zero Motocrcycles executives graciously made it worth the team’s while. Pictured above: Z2 realized adults can be funny too, or maybe they’re just being polite. Team (left to right): George Lu (CSO), Anika Krishnan (CMO), Rohan Vembar (CTO/CIO), Nikita Vemuri (CEO), Dylan Patel (CFO – not pictured, but greatly missed!). Gene Banman (right, wearing blue), former CEO and current board member, not only arranged the visit, but was also actively involved […]