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Mammoth to Shadow Lake and beyond

Posted by: Jeremy on July 17, 2013 Blog | Outdoor Photography | Photography | No comments
Mammoth to Shadow Lake and beyond

Visit to Mammoth and surrounding area.

A few Challenges to Make Machine Learning Easy: Dr. Francisco J Martin

Posted by: Jeremy on June 5, 2013 Blog | Event Video | Videos | No comments
A few Challenges to Make Machine Learning Easy: Dr. Francisco J Martin

Dr. Francisco J Martin, CEO bigml.com gave a talk ‘A few Challenges to Make Machine Learning Easy’ @ACM San Francisco Bay Area chapter. In the age of data, Machine Learning is the key component to make data-driven decisions, develop smart applications, and build predictive analytics. However, Machine Learning is complex. The current tools are complicated and do not scale well. Most solutions are costly, easily involving hundreds of thousands of dollars and substantial resources. Additionally, experts with industry experience are very scarce. BigML is building a scalable, cloud-based service that makes Machine Learning easy or, at least, lowers the barriers that most developers and business folks face to learn from data. In this talk, I will first demo BigML and then describe the efforts, highlight some of the key findings, and discuss some of the challenges from a technical, user, and business perspective, related to developing a Machine Learning service […]

James Redford: Advice to Entrepreneurs about Storytelling

Posted by: Jeremy on May 12, 2013 Blog | Event Video | Videos | No comments
James Redford: Advice to Entrepreneurs about Storytelling

Pemo Theodore interviewed James Redford, CoFounder Redford Center & Jill Titman, Exec Director Redford Center @Investors Circle Forum. James talks about his new movie ‘Watershed’. He makes some brilliant documentaries on environmental issues. During the interview Pemo asked him for advice about storytelling for entrepreneurs. For further info check out http://www.ezebis.com

AMENDS Entrepreneur & Investor talks at Stanford University

Posted by: Jeremy on April 18, 2013 Blog | Event Video | Videos | No comments
AMENDS Entrepreneur & Investor talks at Stanford University

American Middle Eastern Network for Dialogue at Stanford University. Entrepreneur & Investor Leadership session with Ossama Hassanein, TechWadi: Salim Jabr, Sand Hill Angels; Mona DeFrawi, CEO Equidity; Bruce Bauer, CoFounder Newbury Ventures; Hasan Haider, CEO Bahraini Bus Angels & Nima Adelkhani, Founder PITME Follow on twitter @StanfordAMENDS or go to Stanford AMENDS group.

Cross-Border Entrepreneurship: Silicon Valley meets India’s Startup Leaders

Posted by: Jeremy on April 13, 2013 Blog | Event Video | Videos | No comments
Cross-Border Entrepreneurship: Silicon Valley meets India’s Startup Leaders

Hosted by GSF: Introduction from Angad Singh (Stanford student); Keynote by Rajesh Sawhney: GSF & India’s growing market; Keynote by Naveen Jain: Entrepreneurship Post Web 2.0; Panel discussion (Mark Fernandes, John Balen, Vish Mishra, Steven Lurie, David Blumberg); Keynote by Sandy Miller, “Singularity University Labs: Accelerating Impact”; Speed pitches by six Indian GSF startups; Keynote by Naval Ravikant: The future of angel investing; Three pitches from Singularity Accelerator: (Nikon Rasumov and Robin Rahe, Pull Approach; Andre Wegner, Authentise; Francisco Palao, PhD, Lean Monitor; Namaste