May 21, 2016

The Hon. Luman Faily, Iraqi Ambassador to the U.S., spoke at a lunch about the challenges Iraq faces in uniting its disparate tribal communities. Thousands of years of tradition, conflict and shifting alliances make for a very different country than the history that cr...

May 19, 2016

Heard last night at the Band of Angels dinner about a startup that can detect and identify sounds. Similar to GE’s technology that detects and alerts police to gunshots this technology can detect truck, automobile and other sounds. Interesting way to surveil a secured...

May 14, 2016

Recently heard Malcolm “MK” Palmore, FBI Special Agent in Charge of the Cyber Branch of the San Francisco Division speak on the various cyber threats facing the US and how the FBI is identifying, investigating and helping defend against them. Interesting how the federa...

May 7, 2016

Spoke on a technology licensing panel with Meredith McKenzie, Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at Juniper Networks.  Always fun to hear the large enterprise side of licensing when I spend so much time on the startup side.  The jousting which inevitably occurs...

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