Fortune Global Forum

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Reimagine, Rewire, Renew: Winning in the Disruptive Century Since 1995, the FORTUNE Global Forum has convened the CEOs of the world’s biggest companies on the emerging frontiers of global business. At a time when new technologies are disrupting every industry and creating new opportunities for innovation, there could be no better setting for our 2015 meeting than San Francisco. Our program will...

Wearable Technologies Conference 2015 Canada

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WT | Wearable Technologies will finally be coming to Canada with the WT | Wearable Technologies Conference Series. We already look forward to meeting old and new friends in Toronto – one of the most vibrant cities for wearables right now. Registration will open shortly. In the meantime you can pre-register here to get notified as soon as registration is open. Interested in becoming a speaker? Send...

New York Venture Summit

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The 15th annual New York Venture Summit, presented by youngStartup Ventures, is the premier industry gathering connecting venture capitalists, corporate VCs, angel investors, technology transfer professionals, senior executives of early stage and emerging growth companies, university researchers, incubators and premier service providers. Whether you are an investor seeking access to new early stage...

BIRD Foundation Reception

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The BIRD Foundation is an organisation that matching companies and funding to fund to support Israeli technology companies which products and services can be used by US corporations. The reception at the Israeli Embassy will be held to mark the semiannual selection of innovative technology collaborations between U.S. and Israeli companies approved by BIRD’s Board of Governors. Agenda includes: Introductory...

Maker Faire New York 2015

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Get ready for Maker Faire NYC, coming later this fall to Queens, NY. I attended the Maker Faire in DC with some pics below and this was a fun event. Lots of people passionate about making coming together and showing their wares, companies showing their products, and government agencies like NASA inviting people to participate in money making challenges. There is an open call for makers right now...

Philip Glass: Key Insights to Innovative Creation in Sound

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Philip Glass spoke today with Bob Boilen of NPR’s All Songs Considered for Politics & Prose about his new book and biography, Words Without Music: A Memoir about growing up in Baltimore and his personal journey from a precocious child who listened to record after record with his brother in their father’s record store, to working multiple jobs while he wrote, to creating his breakout...

TechCast Webinar Series: SciCast on the Prediction Market, Cyber Security Markets and the Near and Far Future of Artificial Intelligence

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SciCast on the Prediction Market, Cyber Security Markets and the Near and Far Future of AI This series of webinars will bring together the top organizations on forecasting, foresight and strategy to address the big issues of our time. By collectively pooling the knowledge of forward-looking leaders around the world, the webinar series aims to create a strategic global learning experience. For the...

Wharton DC 2nd Annual Innovation Summit – April 27-28 – Washington, DC

How do you improve your chance of success – for yourself and your team? Our 2015 Wharton DC Innovation Summit directly answers that challenge. Meet top innovation thought leaders from industry and government, including fellow entrepreneurs, funders, mentors, and outstanding Wharton. Penn and other professors – ready to engage you and raise your odds of hitting your target, or finally testing...