entrepreneurs

09Mar

Wharton Social Impact Conference 2015 #socialimpactwhartonsf

Wharton Social Impact Conference is happening again March 19 @Wharton Business School, 6th Floor, 2 Harrison St, San Francisco.   You can buy tickets here.  This is a student run conference & really informative. You can view feedback from last year’s attendees who were very enthusiastic on video below.  Top […]


06Mar

Discount 20% TheStartupConference 2015

Its on again on May 14, 2015 in Redwood City: the 7th edition of the Startup Conference.  Sign up now for 20% discount off all tickets using the code ‘pemo’. With close to 2,000 entrepreneurs, the Startup Conference is one of the largest conferences in Silicon Valley for starting your startup, […]


11Feb

Randy Komisar, Partner KPCB: Innovation is Distributed Around the Planet Wherever there are Smart People

Randy Komisar, Partner Kleiner Perkins talks about European Startups & Incubators,  The truth is that innovation is distributed around the planet, wherever there are smart people and that’s everywhere. Innovation is just part of the creative drive, the human condition to solve problems & create. And there’s no significant advantage […]


09Feb

Randy Komisar, Partner KPCB: Harness the Greed of Business to Accomplish Prosperity

Randy Komisar, Partner Kleiner Perkins talks about Business Models: I can’t imagine divorcing my values & principles from my work.  Business in the final analysis is simply a tool by which we achieve some good.  We achieve good for our customers, we achieve good for our employees & hopefully we […]


06Feb

Randy Komisar, KPCB: You Can’t Make Change from the Outside You’ve Got to do it from the Inside

Randy Komisar, Partner Kleiner Perkins spent his youth working in the public sector & nonprofit sector. He was raised in a house where he learnt to buy low & sell high really well: he was a good businessman. He fought all those instincts to try & follow more of a […]


04Feb

Randy Komisar, Partner Kleiner Perkins: Investors have to Marry their Mission to Outsize Returns

Randy Komisar, Partner Kleiner Perkins speaks about venture capital @Investors Circle Spring Forum.  As much as the individuals @KPCB may be mission driven, they have to marry mission to outsize returns. Scale is a very important part of what he has to do every day as he sorts through opportunity […]


03Feb

Randy Komisar, KPCB: Capital Looks for the Easiest Way Out

Randy Komisar, Partner KPCB speaks about Scale @Investors Circle Spring Forum. Everything in our business schools, trade press & investment communities suggest that Scale is the only thing worth investing in. He feels that is a huge mistake. He feels it is ingrained into our financial & business cultures & […]


26Jan

Charles Hudson, SoftTechVC: Funding 101

Charles Hudson, SoftTechVC gave a great talk on Funding 101. Everything you need to know about funding so listen & learn!  


14Oct

Robert Scoble led NoPanels with NoKeynote #nopanels

Robert Scoble led NoPanels Summer 2014 with NoKeynote.  Fabulous talk – in fact it had a momentum all of its own! Robert was also kind enough to give me a quick interview after the talk.  (I got reprimanded!)   [embedt]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0GbgAnFh5Gw[/embedt]  


02Dec

Fireside Chat with Paul Graham, YCombinator & more #gmic

We covered GMIC Summit a few weeks back & filmed a couple of fireside chats with big names in the technology startup world. Fireside chat with Paul Graham, Founder YCombinator   Martin Lau, President Tencent Pavel Durov, Founder/CEO VK & Telegram Mark Shuttleworth, Founder/VP Product Strategy Ubuntu & Canonical Related […]