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THE 2015 RED CROSS INNOVATION GALA

The Red Cross Innovation Celebration is the American Red Cross of Silicon Valley’s annual signature fundraising event that benefits local emergency preparedness, response and recovery efforts for Silicon Valley’s two million residents.

 

The gala paid tribute to two leaders of our community: internationally recognized cardiovascular surgeon, inventor, entrepreneur and mentor, Dr. Thomas J. Fogarty, founder of the Fogarty Institute for Innovation, who received the 2015 Red Cross Silicon Valley Humanitarian Innovation Award, and Co-founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer of SanDisk Corporation, Sanjay Mehrotra, as the 2015 Red Cross Silicon Valley Philanthropic CEO of the Year.

 

Special Guests:

Khaled Hosseini, world renowned novelist, The Kite Runner

Ramona Pierson, Entrepreneur's Women to Watch

 

Master of Ceremonies: Sandeep Vij, Former CEO of MIPS, adventurer, and dynamic storyteller

 

Event Chair: Sam Tyagi, Board Member

Event Co-chair: Harbir Kaur Bhatia

PHOTOS AND VIDEOS OF THE 2015 RED CROSS INNOVATION GALA

INTERVIEW WITH SAM TYAGI, RED CROSS OF SILICON VALLEY BOARD MEMBER
INTERVIEW WITH QUINN H TRAN, CEO, RED CROSS SILICON VALLEY
INTERVIEW WITH ISY GOLDWASSER, CEO & FOUNDER OF THYNC