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Jun. 3, 2014 SVForum Visionary Awards

On June 3, 2014 at Kelly Porter’s home in Lost Alto Hills, SVForum held its 17th Annual Visionary Awards. Tim Draper of DFJ was introduced by his son Billy Draper of Apartment List. Jessica Jackley of Kiva was introduced by Reza … Continue reading

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Dec. 3, 2013 SVForum PWC Electric Cars

  On December 3, 2013 in Palo Alto At Pillsbury Winthrop, SVForum and PWC held a breakfast discussion on the rise of electric vehicles. Alison Leopold Tilley of Pillsbury moderated panelists Mark Platshon of Birchmere Ventures, John Suh of Hyundai Ventures, … Continue reading

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Nov. 13, 2013 SVForum Eric Jennings Pinocc.io

On November 13, 2013 in Santa Clara at Qualcomm, the SVForum Digital Media SIG hosted Pinocc.io CTO Eric Jennings’ presentation “How to Build Wireless Web-enabled Projects in Minutes with Pinocc.io.” Jennings showed how to connect the Internet to things using … Continue reading

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Nov. 5, 2013 SVForum Adobe Cloud Transition

On November 5, 2013 in Mountain View at Microsoft, the SVForum’s Cloud and Virtualization SIG hosted “Adobe’s Transitioning to the Cloud –One Team’s View.” Adobe’s Computer Scientist / QE Manager Tim Beauchamp and Senior Program Manager Lori Tregoning discussed how to take a group of … Continue reading

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Sep. 26, 2013 SVForum Tech Women Male Advocates

On Thursday, September 26, 2013 in Cupertino at Apple, SVForum’s Tech Women SIG presented “Male Advocates Matter: How to Engage Men in Gender Diversity Efforts.” Catherine Ashcraft, Senior Researcher at NCWIT moderated panelists Shampa Banerjee, VP- Engineering at Socialtext, Genevieve Haldeman, VP- Global Communications … Continue reading

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Banner 6720 SVForum Visionary Awards

Banner 6720 SVForum Visionary Awards. As usual, contact me for signed prints or legal permission. Copyright 2012 DJ Cline All rights reserved.

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Sep. 17, 2013 SVForum Southard Jones Birst

  On September 17, 2013 in Palo Alto at SAP, SVForum BI SIG hosted Southard Jones of Birst’s presentation “BI and Discovery Finally Available in the Cloud.” Jones said Birst’s own automated data warehouse, ETL and visual analytics give meaning to … Continue reading

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Sep. 12, 2013 SVForum Siamak Ashrafi Google Glass

On September 12, 2013 in San Francisco at Nixon Peabody, SVForum Emerging Technology hosted Bio-Computational Specialist Siamak Ashrafi’s presentation “Embedded Technology / Functional Fashion (Demo of Google Glass) and the future of mobile.” Ash talked about the convergence of convergence of wearable computing, … Continue reading

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Sep 11, 2013 SVForum Matt Haines Of IMP

On September 11, 2013 in Santa Clara at Qualcomm, SVForum Digital Media SIG Chair Bob Ketner introduced Matt Haines, the Developer Community Manager at Imp. Haines talked about how Imp can make designing “The Internet Of Things” easier. Imp wants … Continue reading

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Jul. 30, 2013 SVForum PWC Big Data Buzz

  On July 30, 2013 in Palo Alto at Pillsbury, SVForum presented the Quarterly Venture Breakfast “Breaking Down the Big Data Buzz.” Allison Leopold Tilley of Pillsbury moderated panelists Paul Blase of PwC, Michael Borrus of XSeed Capital, Ajit Deshpande of Opus Capital and Jake Flomenberg of Accel … Continue reading

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Jul. 22, 2013 SVForum Machine Learning

On July 22, 2013 in Palo Alto at SAP, ACM, The Hive and SVForum co-hosted “Machine Learning as a Service.” David Steier of Deloitte moderated panelists Subutai Ahmad of Grok Solutions, Andy Bartley of Algorithms.io, Sashikanth Chandrasekaran of SnapAnalytx and David Gerster … Continue reading

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Jul. 11, 2013 SVForum After CMOS

On July 11, 2013 in San Francisco at Nixon Peabody, the SVForum Emerging Tech SIG hosted Dr. Jeffrey J. Welser, Director, Almaden Services Research & Accelerated Discovery Lab at IBM’s presentation “When Scaling Hits The End Of The Road.” Moore’s Law … Continue reading

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Jul. 10, 2013 SVForum Rapid Iteration Internet Of Things

On July 10, 2013 in Santa Clara at Qualcomm, SVForum’s Digital Media SIG hosted Jeff McAlvay, Tempo Automation’s Co-Founder and CEO’s presentation “Rapid Iteration for an Internet of Things.” McAlvay demonstrated a software application and a robot that can etch traces, apply solder … Continue reading

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Jul. 8, 2013 SVForum Visionaries

Here are some pictures of SVForum’s Visionaries over the years. Contact me for rights and permissions. Pictured are Forest Baskett, Eric Benhamou, Marc Benioff, Vinton Cerf, John Chambers, James Clark, John Doerr, William H. Draper III, Esther Dyson, Doug Engelbart, Judy … Continue reading

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Jul. 2, 2013 SVForum Cloud DevOps

On July 2, 2013 in Mountain View at Microsoft, the SVForum Cloud and Virtualization SIG presented “DevOps: A Practical Guide” by Damon Edwards of DTO Solutions. Edwards showed how to make the case, educate the players, design and execute a DevOps … Continue reading

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Jul. 1, 2013 SVForum 3D Printing Gestures

  On July 1, 2013 in Mountain View at Microsoft, the SVForum 3D Printing and Scanning presented “Gesture Interfaces for 3D Modeling.”Stephan Adams, founder of Artiful.net demonstrated the creation of virtual art that is then printed into physical objects of art. Raja … Continue reading

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Jun. 20, 2013 SVForum Gayatri Patel

June 20, 2013 in Palo Alto at SAP, SVForum’s Engineering Leadership SIG hosted Gayatri Patel eBay’s Director, Product Management, Marketplace Analytics & Platform Technologies. Her presentation was “Being “You” . . . An Executive Entrepreneur’s Experience of the Journey to Greatness … Continue reading

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Jun. 13, 2013 SVForum Navigate Data Overload

June 13, 2013 in San Francisco at Nixon Peabody, SVForum’s Emerging Technolgy SIG, Vivek Agarwal, founder, inventor and architect of Surfmark and Agust S. Egilsson, PhD, co-founder, inventor and architect of QuantCell spoke on their strategies for helping humans collaborate and … Continue reading

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Jun. 4, 2013 SVForum Launch Silicon Valley

On June 4, 2013 in Mountain View at Microsoft, SVForum held “Launch: Silicon Valley.” Futurist Ray Kurzweil of Google gave the opening keynote on innovation and the rate of changing technology. Guy Kawasaki of Garage Ventures gave the second keynote … Continue reading

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Jun. 3, 2013 SVForum Launch Silicon Valley Reception

On June 3, 2013 in Palo Alto at Cooley LLP, SVForum held a reception for entrepreneurs and investors attending “Launch: Silicon Valley 2013.” Here are some pictures of that event. More pictures of SVForum Launch events at http://www.djcline.com/2013/06/04/jun-4-2013-svforum-launch-silicon-valley/ and http://www.djcline.com/2013/06/05/jun-5-2013-svforum-launch-silicon-valley-and-visionary-awards/  … Continue reading

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May 30, 2013 SVForum VC Breakfast

On May 30, 2013 in Palo Alto at Sheppard Mullin, SVForum held its monthly VC Breakfast. Deborah Magid, Director of Software Strategy for IBM Venture Capital Group, gave feedback to entrepreneurs on their startup ideas and funding strategies. Magid helps build ecosystems for IBM … Continue reading

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May 28, 2013 SVForum 3D Printing Intellectual Property

On May 28, 2013 in Mountain View at the Singularity University in the NASA Research Park, SVForum presented “How will 3D Printing And Intellectual Property Co-Exist?” The speakers were legal experts Michael Mount, Attorney at Law and Patrick Reilly of … Continue reading

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May 28, 2013 SVForum And The Hive Data Virtualization

    On May 28, 2013 in Redwood City at the Sobrato Center for Non-Profits, SVForum and The Hive presented “Data Virtualization: Beyond Traditional Data Integration.” The speakers were Jim Green, CEO of Composite Software, Sanjay Krishnamurthi, Chief Architect of Informatica, Sendil Thangavelu, Corporate … Continue reading

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Apr. 30, 2013 SVForum 3D Printing Intelligence

On Tuesday, April 30, 2013 in Palo Alto at PARC, SVForum’s 3D Printing and Scanning SIG presented “Printed Intelligence.” Speakers included Brian Palacios of Praefectus Fabrum, Janos Veres of PARC’s Printed Electronics team and Leon Wong, Director, Market Strategy at … Continue reading

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Apr. 25, 2013 SVForum Tech Women Social Networking

On Thursday, April 25, 2013 in San Francisco at Salesforce, SVForum’s Tech Women presented “Leveraging Social Networking to Advance Your Career.” Janet Fouts of Tatu Digital Media moderated panelists LaSandra Brill  of Cisco Systems, Marilyn Lin Director of Salesforce.com, Erica Lockheimer of LinkedIn … Continue reading

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Apr. 23, 2013 SVForum PWC Talking SMAC

On Tuesday, April 23, 2013 in Palo Ato at Pillsbury, SVForum presented the PwC Quarterly Venture Breakfast topic “Forecast for 2013 & Beyond: Cloudy with a Chance of…” Stanley Pierson of Pillsbury moderated panelists Arif Janmohamed of Lightspeed Venture Partners, Peter Lee … Continue reading

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Apr. 17, 2013 SVForum E-Commerce & Gamification

  On Wednesday, April 17, 2013 in East Palo Alto at  DLA Piper, SVForum presented “E-Commerce & Gamification.” Benjamin Hautefeuille, Co-Chair for SIG eCommerce, introduced Kris Duggan, CEO & co-founder of Badgeville and Carlos Diaz, co-founder of Kwarter. They discussed social … Continue reading

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Apr. 10, 2013 SVForum Mobile Money

On Aprill 10, 2013 in Palo Alto at Cooley LLP, SVForum’s Main event was “What Payment Could Become.” Louis Lehot of Cooley LLP moderated panelists Robert Bell PassportFX/KlickEx, Poojitha Preena of MessageMe and Arvind Purushotham of CitiVentures. They discussed the … Continue reading

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Feb. 26, 2013 SVForum Year In Review

On February 26, 2013 in Palo Alto at Pillsbury, SVForum presented Quarterly Venture Breakfast “2012 The Year In Review.” Allison Leopold Tilley of Pillsbury moderated panelists Steve Bengston of PwC, Josh Breinlinger of Sigma West and Sharon Wienbar of Scale Venture … Continue reading

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Feb. 13, 2013 SVForum Main Event What’s Hot

On February 13, 2013 in Palo Alto at Cooley LLP, SVForum presented “What’s Hot And What’s Not in 2013.” Danielle Nuftilin of Cooley LLP moderated panelists Steve Goldberg of Venrock, Josh Goldman of Norwest Venture Partners, Ari Levy of Bloomberg … Continue reading

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