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A Few Quick Facts About Immunotherapy

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Immunotherapy is getting a lot of attention in the news as rapid research and development are speeding new discoveries to clinical trials and to market.  While most of […]

By |March 5th, 2017|Biotech, Events|Comments Off on A Few Quick Facts About Immunotherapy

The Vulnerability of IoT: Deep Thoughts from an Expert

The speed of Internet of Things (IoT) adoption is creating opportunities for startups developing IoT security solutions. But at what cost? VLAB Blogger Michelle McIntyre sat down with Ravi Prasad, chair of VLAB’s IoT Security: High Stakes for Billions of Devices event happening Tuesday, Feb. 21, 6-8:30 pm at SRI International Conference Center, to discuss […]

By |February 21st, 2017|Volunteers|Comments Off on The Vulnerability of IoT: Deep Thoughts from an Expert

Freedom Defined by a Volunteer Event Chair

As an all-volunteer organization, VLAB has the “best of the best” greeting you at events, putting together thought-provoking panels, and working behind the scenes to make it all run smoothly. This week, we caught up with Anshuman Tripathi, Event Chair for  “The Future of Transportation: Freeways or Flyways?” at SRI International on November 15, 2016 […]

By |October 25th, 2016|Uncategorized, Volunteers|Comments Off on Freedom Defined by a Volunteer Event Chair

Bilal Zuberi Has Passion for Bold Ideas

We’re thrilled to welcome Bilal Zuberi, Partner at Lux Capital,  to our next event, “AR/VR: Where Virtual and Physical Worlds Converge,” on Tuesday, October 18, 2016.VLAB event. Zuberi is passionate about bold ideas, disruptive innovation, and startups with technically ambitious solutions.

As an early-stage investor, Zuberi often leads investments that break new ground and solve real-world […]

By |October 17th, 2016|Events|Comments Off on Bilal Zuberi Has Passion for Bold Ideas

VLAB Volunteer “Sawe” the Light and Became an Event Chair

As a volunteer run organization, VLAB is lucky to have phenomenal volunteers helping out in every aspect of its operation. This week, we caught up with Anil Sawe, event chair for “Augmented Reality: Where Virtual and Physical Worlds Converge” at SRI International on October 18, about his volunteer experience. Here’s what Anil had to say.

 

Who […]

By |October 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on VLAB Volunteer “Sawe” the Light and Became an Event Chair

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 […]

By |September 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 well […]

By |June 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 work […]

By |June 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 from […]

By |April 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ted Driscoll to Moderate VLAB Gene Editing Event

Founders’ Series Special Guest Ann Winblad Talks About Her Hero

Parents are often the source of inspiration that leads to success. This was the case for prominent venture capitalist Ann Winblad, Founding Partner at Hummer Winblad Venture Partners. Winblad was the oldest daughter of a winning coach. When asked about her hero, she named her father, a high school basketball coach who passed away five […]

By |March 29th, 2016|Founders' Series|Comments Off on Founders’ Series Special Guest Ann Winblad Talks About Her Hero