What do the CFOs of Tesla, Visa, and Levi’s have in common?

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What do the CFOs of Tesla, Levi’s, and Visa have in common? They are all speaking at TiE Inflect! One grew his electric car company’s shares by 975%. Another is re-engineering the financial structure of a 164-year old clothing brand. The third is a financial leader for the world’s second largest card payment company. In 2017, these three companies posted a combined …

AR/VR at TiEcon

What Does the Future of Video Look Like?

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With less than a month to go until TiEcon, we couldn’t be more thrilled to share with you the speaker lineup we’re pulling together. You’ll hear from true pioneers who are shaking up entire industries, from machine learning to blockchain to gaming to VR.In our AR/VR track, we’re looking forward to the keynote from Jason Rosenthal, CEO of Lytro — a light …

What Money Ball teaches us about Enterprise AI?

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“How can you not get romantic about baseball?” – Billy Beane The Money Ball Lesson: Use a first principles approach to sponsoring AI initiatives Context: The Seersucker Illusion in AI From board-rooms to working-teams, AI has become a hot topic. Executives may feel pressured in an arms-race for AI-based solutions. On occasion, it feels like AI is a hammer and …

What should the world’s largest entrepreneur conference focus on?

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As many of you may know, TiE Inflect (previously called TiEcon) is one of the largest entrepreneurial conferences in the world with over 5,000 attendees coming from over 20 countries. In fact, Worth magazine rated TiEcon amongst the top 10 conferences along with World Economic Forum and TED. Which technology to cover? The pace of technology innovation has accelerated to …

What’s Next in Emerging Technology?

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Learn about the Future of Autonomous Vehicles and Drones at TiE Inflect Image Credit: Paul Noth http://www.paulnoth.com As we get ready for the TiE Inflect track on Emerging Tech, here’s a quick rundown on the current state of autonomous vehicles and drone. Despite claims of full autonomy and advances made so far, it seems like we are still some ways …

Where are VCs investing in DevOps

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In software engineering culture, unifying software development and software operation is gaining great momentum. Automation and monitoring at all steps of software construction from integration, testing, releasing to deployment, and infrastructure management, DevOps shortens development cycles, ensures more dependable releases and is more closely aligned with business objectives. Recent M&A activities of DevOps companies like AppDynamics and Automic Software and …

Young Entrepreneurs Track at TiEcon 2019

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TiE Silicon Valley Youth Programs foster future generations of entrepreneurs by inspiring and teaching the next generation about the rewards and challenges of pursuing that path. They’re connected with prospect customers, fellow entrepreneurs, and leading venture capitalists. TiEcon 2019 has a track dedicated to bringing “youngpreneurs” to share their stories in the Young Entrepreneurs Track. You’ll hear it right from …