Posts Tagged ‘Tim Draper’

Probably one of the hippest music conferences earlier this year was the SanFranMusicTech conference that packed 600 into the swanky Kabuki at 1625 Post in San Francisco.  Well they’re back by popular demand this Monday with Third Eye Blind – how cool is that!  There will be live streaming on the site at http://www.sfmusictech.com and […]


Not even the threat of a gusting hurricane, 280 flooding or trees flying could keep eager startups from the Sheppard Mullin Venture Capital Outlook this morning as valley rockstars Tim Draper of Draper Fisher & Jurvetson, David Hornik of August Capital, Mitch Lasky of Benchmark Capital, Tim Chang of Norwest Venture Partners, and my client […]


We’re still covering the scene at Stanford where 900 have flowed through to hear founders and funders espouse the essence of innovation. Over lunch I had a chance to catch up with Craig Sherman of Gaia, Alvin Lau of Dolby, Scott Brown of Cisco, David McKeown of Invest Northern Ireland who were on site scouting […]


Quintessentially quixotic was this Silicon Valley scene of dreamy kids pitching VCs to the tune of Tim Draper’s Riskmaster anthem, and as the day waxed on, the youth got younger and younger, regressing from college kids to high schoolers to multimillionaire middleschoolers, until at one point Tim Draper got a big laugh for addressing preschoolers.  Kudos to […]


Teens Plugged In back by popular demand will be at HP Auditorium, 3000 Hanover/Page Mill in Palo Alto today. Content NOW will be live tweeting from there if Twitter doesn’t go down.  Here’s the guide: 9:15, Sergio Monsalve, Norwest Venture Partners, Catherine Cook, MyYearbook,  9:45, Kids on Kidtech:  College, Josh Lowensohn, CNET Webware 10:45, Teen Trends: […]


Many exciting events this week.   The big ones of course are Cannes and the Clios, but there’s also DPAC, Streaming Media, EconSM, Community 2.0, WOMMA… The ones we’re hitting up include the Commonwealth Club‘s GamesLaw Conference (EA, LucasArts, MTV, PlayFirst, Glu Mobile, Sheppard Mullin), SDForum‘s Teen Tech Titans (Tim Draper, Tim Chang..), EconSM (Ron Conway, […]