Robin Chase is a transportation entrepreneur. She is cofounder and former CEO of Zipcar, the largest carsharing company in the world; Buzzcar, a peer to peer carsharing service in France (now
merged with Drivy); and GoLoco, an online ridesharing community. She is currently cofounder and board member of Veniam, a vehicle communications company building the networking fabric for the
Internet of Moving Things. Her recent book is Peers Inc: How People and Platforms are Inventing the Collaborative Economy and Reinventing Capitalism.
Co-sponsored by the Office of the Provost and the OSU Foundation, the Provost’s Lecture Series brings renowned speakers to the Oregon State University community to engage in thought-provoking discussions on topics of cultural and global significance. Chase's visit is also supported by the College of Business.
Learn more at http://communications.oregonstate.edu/events/robin-chase