Education

Education | The Exponential Center| Computer History Museum
The Computer History Museum’s Exponential Center is destined to become one of the most popular sources for Information Age education and inspiration for entrepreneurs. Steve Smith,
Senior Advisor, Arma Partners

The Museum’s Exponential Center leads dynamic educational briefings and workshops focused on entrepreneurship and innovation in Silicon Valley. During the past year, the center has created educational experiences at the Museum for more than 500 people from more than 25 countries. Programs and education content draw from an extensive network of Valley entrepreneurs, executives, and academics, as well as the Museum’s curators, education team, and docents. Center education program participants include groups of university students, young entrepreneurs, visiting university fellows, mid-career executives, and government leaders. In addition, the Center’s team is developing unique educational curriculum and digital content to be used both at the Museum as well as made accessible online.

Selected Past Events

Exponential Center Inaugural Intern Class

Exponential Center Inaugural Intern Class

Six summer interns joined the Exponential team and logged more than 1,485 hours of work on a wide array of initiatives. To learn about their time at CHM see Clara Chiu's reflections here.
I got to learn something new every day at work. This internship was a great blend of using my strengths and constant opportunities to learn.Kate Hanks
International Business Model Competition

International Business Model Competition

Forty university student teams from around the world gathered at the Computer History Museum for the 2017 International Business Model Competition, with Exponential Center as Education Program Partner.
Our partnership with the Computer History Museum's Exponential Center paid so many dividends and allowed us to accomplish our goals to educate and inspire our student entrepreneur participants. We couldn’t be happier with the outcome.Jeff Brown, IBMC Director and Rollins Center Associate Director
Chinese EMBA Program

Chinese EMBA Program

Forty EMBA students from Peking University joined the Exponential Center for a briefing about Silicon Valley given by Executive Director Marguerite Gong Hancock, followed by a private museum exhibit tour on the DNA of Silicon Valley.
IESE Global EMBA program

January 2017

IESE Global EMBA program

Over forty Global Executive MBA participants from 20 countries attending IESE, a Financial Times top rated business school, participated in the Exponential Center’s hands on workshop on the founding and strategic evolution of Apple and Intel.
Renault Executive Briefing

June 2015

Renault Executive Briefing

Center Executive Director, Marguerite Hancock, briefed French executives from Renault on Silicon Valley startup culture and digital innovation.
Executive Briefing for Consuls General

April 2015

Executive Briefing for Consuls General

The Exponential Center tapped leading Stanford professors, VCs, and serial entrepreneurs for an annual briefing on Silicon Valley for Consuls General from 32 countries.