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. [...]

By | 2016-10-03T09:46:20+00:00 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 doing [...]

By | 2017-05-18T17:47:09+00:00 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 [...]

By | 2017-05-18T17:47:09+00:00 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 [...]

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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+00:00 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 | 2017-05-18T17:47:10+00:00 March 29th, 2016|Founders' Series|Comments Off on Founders’ Series Special Guest Ann Winblad Talks About Her Hero

The Smart Building Who’s Who

Tuesday evening’s Smart Building event is shaping up to be a power house of who’s who in commercial real estate technology.  Take a look at the panelists and eight demo companies that will participate and then hop over to the event website and get your ticket online (online ticket sales close Monday evening). Panel Jim [...]

By | 2017-05-18T17:47:10+00:00 February 15th, 2016|Smart Buildings|Comments Off on The Smart Building Who’s Who

An Interview with Smart Building Event Co-Chair Josh Bradshaw

An Interview with Smart Building Event Co-Chair Josh Bradshaw Monique Hodgkinson, VLAB Marketing Co-Chair, recently caught up with Josh Bradshaw, Co-chair for the VLAB Smart Building event on Feb 16, 2016, to talk about the event.   Monique: First, some background. How long have you been involved with VLAB?   Josh: The first VLAB event [...]

By | 2017-05-18T17:47:10+00:00 February 4th, 2016|Blog, Events, Smart Buildings|Comments Off on An Interview with Smart Building Event Co-Chair Josh Bradshaw

Fourth Generation VC to Moderate VLAB’s Young Entrepreneur Event

Adam Draper is no stranger to startups; he is a fourth generation venture capitalist. His experience in the financial world has helped sculpt his view of what it means to be an entrepreneur, and how a startup works internally. We are pleased to welcome Adam back to the VLAB stage as the moderator for "Young [...]

By | 2017-05-18T17:47:10+00:00 January 14th, 2016|Events, Young Entrepreneurs|Comments Off on Fourth Generation VC to Moderate VLAB’s Young Entrepreneur 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+00:00 November 30th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Celebrate the Holiday Season with VLAB