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Nathan Yi: Chatbots Event Chair and Volunteer Extraordinaire

As a 100% volunteer organization, VLAB is fortunate to have amazing volunteers helping out across the organization.  This week, we caught up with Nathan Yi, Event Chair for Chatbots: The Machines Are Talking Back, about his volunteer experience. Here's what Nathan had to say: Who is Nathan Yi? I'm a Bay Area native, an average guy doing [...]

By |2017-05-18T17:47:09+00:00September 12th, 2016|Uncategorized, VLAB|Comments Off on Nathan Yi: Chatbots Event Chair and Volunteer Extraordinaire

Founder of RegenMed Systems Joins Launching Longevity: Funding the Fountain of Youth Panel

Daniel Kraft, founder of RegenMed Systems and the Chair of Medicine at Singularity University joins the Launching Longevity: Funding the Fountain of Youth panel on June 21, 2016. Kraft joins the panel with over 20 years of experience in biomedical research, healthcare innovation, and clinical practice. Kraft holds an undergraduate degree from Brown University, as [...]

By |2017-05-18T17:47:09+00:00June 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Founder of RegenMed Systems Joins Launching Longevity: Funding the Fountain of Youth Panel

Dr. Brian Kennedy From Joins Launching Longevity Panel

Dr. Brian Kennedy, CEO of Buck Institute for Research on Aging joins the Launching Longevity: Funding the Fountain of Youth panel on June 21, 2016. Kennedy has years of teaching experience as well as being published in over 80 prestigious journals. Kennedy holds a Ph.D. in Biology from MIT and is well known for his [...]

By |2017-05-18T17:47:10+00:00June 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Dr. Brian Kennedy From Joins Launching Longevity Panel

Ted Driscoll to Moderate VLAB Gene Editing Event

Ted Driscoll, Director of Claremont Creek Ventures, will be moderating Rewriting DNA: Big Returns from Gene Editing on April 19, 2016. Driscoll has 30 years of experience in health and imaging technology fields as both an investor as well as entrepreneur. Driscoll holds a Ph.D. from Stanford, a Masters from Harvard and a Bachelors degree [...]

By |2017-06-29T13:52:37+00:00April 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ted Driscoll to Moderate VLAB Gene Editing Event

Celebrate the Holiday Season with VLAB

It's the holiday season. Let's celebrate!  Our Annual Holiday Party is almost here. Join us on December 8, 2015 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. for an elegant, entertaining, and informative event at Quadrus Conference Center. Tickets are available online at http://VLABHolidayParty2015.Eventbrite.com     VLAB produces events that bringing together entrepreneurs, investors, and technologists to learn and [...]

By |2017-05-18T17:47:10+00:00November 30th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Celebrate the Holiday Season with VLAB

Ethan Smith of Yummly to Moderate Mobile Deep Linking Event

VLAB proudly announces Ethan Smith, VP of Growth, Yummly as the moderator for our upcoming event on November 17. Moderators are key to kicking off VLAB events. They introduce and welcome the panelists, paint the overall landscape and market opportunity for the technology at the heart of the event. The moderator will pose the burning questions for [...]

By |2017-05-18T17:47:10+00:00November 15th, 2015|Events, Mobile Deep Linking, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ethan Smith of Yummly to Moderate Mobile Deep Linking Event

VLAB Welcomes KPCB Partner to AgTech Panel

We are pleased to welcome Brook Porter from Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers  to the panel for our upcoming event, AgTech: Sand Hill Bets on Precision Agriculture. As a partner in KPCB’s Green Growth Fund, Porter supports young companies that are creating sustainable solutions by developing disruptive technology. Porter’s knowledge of environmental technology will provide [...]

By |2017-05-18T17:47:11+00:00September 1st, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on VLAB Welcomes KPCB Partner to AgTech Panel

Building an Enduring Business: Startup Culture

Gene Early co-founded a billion dollar genetics company, and now he’s teaching others what he learned in the process. Several years ago he joined the founding team of Genomic Health, a genetics and diagnostics company with a current market capitalization of over $1 billion. At the time he joined, he was tasked with guiding, nurturing, [...]

By |2017-05-18T17:47:12+00:00January 22nd, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Building an Enduring Business: Startup Culture

Ambient IQ: Intelligence Anywhere and Everywhere

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lXwo8Zc78o0 "If Terminex uses connected mousetraps… they could send [staff] directly to traps that have experienced a “Downed Mouse Event… They no longer have to send staff to empty mousetraps. ” -Hugo Fiennes, Co-Founder and CEO, Electric Imp Early-Stage Connection Imagine if Home-brew Computer Club members of the 1980’s took their products directly to market [...]

By |2017-05-18T17:47:12+00:00April 7th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ambient IQ: Intelligence Anywhere and Everywhere

Fashion Tech Improves Personalized Style and Fit

Great preview to our Tuesday, April 18th, VLAB Event on Fashion Technologies that are Personalizing Fit and Style - Think bespoke for the masses! Click on the following link to learn more and register today: https://vlab.org/article.html?aid=491

By |2014-04-02T01:14:09+00:00April 2nd, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Fashion Tech Improves Personalized Style and Fit