Dec 28, 2016 International Stories

What the World Could Look Like in 2040

“The best way to build the future is to create it” the quote from Peter Drucker best explains Singularity Universities vision for the world of tomorrow. Earlier last month I had the opportunity to attend Singularity University’s demo day at NASA in Silicon Valley. SU is a global community and accelerator that uses the phrase ‘exponential’ to describe the focus of their entrepreneurs who take part in their programs. The energy was high, the demo tables were bare, but had just enough energy to catch a passerby interest. Eleven early stage companies were set to pitch on exponential technologies which shape industry on earth and in space. I chose six of them to spotlight below. Keep in mind, most all …


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Jan 29, 2016 On the Web

Dave McClure of 500 Startups on KVIE

Super Angel Investor Dave McClure is a founding partner of 500 Startups, a seed accelerator and related investment fund. Dave McClure sits down with host Scott Syphax to talk about the partnership and Sacramento’s burgeoning tech scene.

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Dec 4, 2015 On the Web

500 Startups accepting applications for its 2016 Distro Dojos program to help companies grow

500 Startups may be known for investing in hundreds of early stage companies every year, but it’s not one to walk away from those that need extra help.The firm piloted a program dedicated to helping startups manage growth and marketing in three cities around the world this year. Based on the results of this pilot, 500 Startups has opted to expand the program to more locations in 2016.

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Nov 30, 2015 On the Web

Entrepreneurship goes global

International investing is on course to set a record this year as GPs capitalize on a surge of global entrepreneurship from Beijing to Bogota. Through mid-November, U.S. venture investors have placed $21 billion with companies overseas.

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