Silicon Valley Italian Executive Council (SVIEC)
About the Program
SVIECSVIEC is a special group of prominent Italian and Italian American executives in high tech, biotech, clean tech and venture capital who come together to network, socialize and stay current on technology, the law and public policy as these topics relate to these executives and their companies.

Douglas A. Smith, Assistant Secretary for the Private Sector, Department of Homeland Security

The Role of Technology and the Intersection of National and Economic Security
Alberto Sangiovanni Vincentelli, Edgar L. and Harold H. Buttner Chair of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences at the University of California at Berkeley

2020: The Next 10 Years of Information Technology—Synthetic Biology, Hybrid Bio Systems and Distributed Systems
Vittorio Viarengo, Vice President, Desktop Products, VMware

Cloud Computing: The Prescriptive Journey
By joining NIAF’s Silicon Valley Italian Executive Council, you will have the opportunity to meet and interact with other Italian and Italian American technology-related executives, key decision makers and thought leaders working in and visiting the Silicon Valley, and other technology clusters throughout the country, at SVIEC’s invitation only events.

SVIEC events feature world-renowned speakers on relevant and timely topics. Through its member-only downloads, members will have access to SVIEC materials and presentations, providing members with valuable thought capital after SVIEC events. Upon request, SVIEC will facilitate introductions among its member executives.

But, most importantly, SVIEC members receive the satisfaction of supporting NIAF’s educational and cultural programs, including scholarships, grants, heritage travel, leadership building and mentoring.

We encourage you to complete our online application and join NIAF’s Silicon Valley Italian Executive Council.

For additional information, please contact Katie Rictor (202) 939-3122 or

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The National Italian American Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your support is tax deductible. Please consult your tax advisor for advice.

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