Speaker Series

The Engineering Leadership and Innovation Speaker Series is open to all members of the Western community interested in technology-based entrepreneurial opportunities. The series is supported by the John M. Thompson Chair in Engineering Leadership and Innovation at Western Engineering.

Upcoming Speakers

  •  Upcoming Speaker is Steven Dengler, BA '93, Co-founder XE.com, will present

"What's the link between circumnavigating the globe and entrepreneurship?"

Thursday, October 19 | at 12:30pm | SEB 3109

Steven co-founded XE.com in 1993. XE is a Canadian-based online foreign exchange tools and services company best known for its online currency converter application, but offers exchange rate information and many other currency-related services. Independent ranking site Alexa ranked XE in the top 500 of all worldwide by traffic. XE.com has over 275 million unique visitors each year. Two years ago the company was sold to Euronet for over $100M.

Recent Speakers