The President of Walt Disney International, a managing partner of Norwest Venture Partners, and a founding member of both Napster and Facebook will be among the keynote speakers at an entrepreneurship conference focusing on business opportunities in India, organizers said this week.

TiECon Southwest, an all-day conference whose theme this year is "Entrepreneurship: Now, New, Next," brings together entrepreneurs and industry leaders to highlight the latest trends in entrepreneurship and trade. In addition to the keynote speakers and networking sessions, topics for the six panel discussions also include how to secure venture capital. The event is being hosted by The Indus Entrepreneurs, or TiE, a global networking organization.

The conference will take place Sept. 15 at the Doubletree Hotel in Anaheim, Calif. For more information, visit

Published on: Jul 23, 2007