2017 Programming

“The Tech Life” with Eddy Cue, Senior VP, Internet Software and Services for Apple Inc.

Friday, September 29, 2017 Duke University

 

Duke alumnus Eddy Cue, Apple’s senior vice president of Internet Software and Services, talked about life in technology and participated in a Q&A with faculty and staff. Cue oversees Apple’s industry-leading content stores including the iTunes Store and Apple Music, as well as Apple Pay, Siri, Maps, iAd, Apple’s innovative iCloud services, and Apple’s productivity and creativity apps.

Cue earned a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Economics from Duke University in 1986. He joined Apple in 1989 and leads a large organization of amazing people. He was instrumental in creating the Apple online store in 1998, the iTunes Store in 2003 and the App Store in 2008. He also played a key role in developing Apple’s award-winning iLife suite of applications.

Highlights of Summer 2017

Mentoring Event
Tue
08
Aug
Dinner with author Gayle Laakmann McDowell – Palo Alto

This dinner will showcase founder, consultant, coder, author, and speaker Gayle Laakmann McDowell. She has written... read more »

Company Event
Mon
07
Aug
Evening with Carbon - Redwood City

Carbon works at the intersection of hardware, software, and molecular science. This evening will feature dinner, a tour of Carbon’s manufacturing process, and a... read more »

Company Event
Tue
01
Aug
Evening with Popsugar

Come spend an evening listening to the stories behind PopSugar, a global media and technology company that “help women everywhere look good, feel good, do good... read more »

Company Event
Tue
25
Jul
Evening with Slack - San Francisco

Come spend an evening and dinner with members of Slack, one of the Bay Area’s most promising “unicorns”, at their headquarters in San Francisco. read more »

Company Event
Sun
23
Jul
Day with the San Francisco Giants

Mixing work and pleasure, interns will start the day with a pre-game tour of the Giants IT operations with Bill... read more »

Community Building
Wed
19
Jul
DTech Showcase with Dean Valerie Ashby - Portola Valley

Celebrating the people who have been integral to the launch of DTech, this event will be an opportunity to hear from Valerie Ashby... read more »

Company Event
Thu
13
Jul
Evening at Google - Mountain View

This event will include a tour of Google’s amazing campus, an interactive discussion with engineers, and an overview of Google’s hiring process. read more »

Panel
Wed
12
Jul
Panel Discussion at IBM with Leading Women in Silicon Valley – Foster City

Dynamic female leaders will share their perspectives on building a successful career and meaningful life. Panelists will include: Lorna... read more »

Panel
Mon
26
Jun
Female Founder Force Event - San Francisco

This salon chat will include dynamic women venture capitalists including Jillian Manus from Structure Capital, DTech Scholars and female founders from the international ... read more »

Community Building
Sun
25
Jun
Annual DTech Teambuilding Hike

On the second annual DTech hike, interns will spend an afternoon and evening getting to know their cohort. The day will start with a beautiful trek up Windy Hill and followed by a meal at the fabled... read more »

Mentoring Event
Sun
18
Jun
Discussion on Developing Your Leadership Style – San Francisco

Dr. Elizabeth Gulledge will join interns for a casual dinner discussion at the DTech intern house in San... read more »

Workshop
Wed
14
Jun
Persusive Communications Workshop

Hope Timberlake, executive presentation coach, leadership trainer, and Duke alumna, will lead a fun and engaging workshop on... read more »

Company Event
Wed
07
Jun
Mentoring Event
Mon
05
Jun
Dinner with Duke in Silicon Valley

This casual get-together will be a great chance to share experiences and learn from other Duke students living in the Bay Area this summer. read more »