Events

VLAB’s Sara Fernandez on Living to 100, Robots in Healthcare and the Artificial Pancreas

Dr. Sara Fernandez, PhD, is chairing the VLAB panel Breakthroughs in Diabetes on Tuesday, Feb. 26 at the Stanford Faculty Club. I was lucky enough to spend a few minutes with this prominent Silicon Valley “woman in STEM” (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) to get her take on the artificial pancreas — which she describes as almost [...]

By |2019-02-24T20:26:02+00:00February 23rd, 2019|AI / Machine Learning / Deep Learning, Biotech, Blog, Events, Volunteers|Comments Off on VLAB’s Sara Fernandez on Living to 100, Robots in Healthcare and the Artificial Pancreas

VLAB Panel Chair Ksenia Zvyagintseva On Her Job in Supply Chain Management and Going the Extra Mile

Mathlete and Supply Chain Expert Ksenia (pronounced “Senia”) Zvyagintseva is chairing VLAB’s Jan. 22, 2019 evening panel called Young Entrepreneurs: Meet the New Generation of World-Changers at the Stanford Faculty Club. She is quite the impressive woman in STEM (science technology engineering and mathematics): Ms. Zvyagintseva, 24, holds a combination degree in mathematics and computer [...]

By |2019-01-18T14:03:44+00:00January 18th, 2019|AI / Machine Learning / Deep Learning, Blog, Education, Entrepreneur Spotlight, Event Summary, Events, VLAB, Volunteers, Young Entrepreneurs|Comments Off on VLAB Panel Chair Ksenia Zvyagintseva On Her Job in Supply Chain Management and Going the Extra Mile

VLAB’s Rajesh Kanungo discusses prospects and security implications of quantum computing

While perusing the results of an internet search of “2019 tech trends” it was hard to miss the multitudinous quantum computing mentions. Upon further research, I learned that it will mean massive advances in molecular biology, financial modeling, weather forecasting, artificial intelligence and more: it just may create the most prodigious fundamental change in the [...]

By |2018-11-15T12:56:20+00:00November 15th, 2018|Events, Internet of Things|Comments Off on VLAB’s Rajesh Kanungo discusses prospects and security implications of quantum computing

VLAB’s Avery Hamm Offers Words of Wisdom on Digital Transformation in Clinical Trials & More

Avery P. Hamm, a graduate of Santa Clara University Leavey School of Business, recently volunteered as a VLAB Event Chair for the panel titled “The Impact of Technology on Clinical Trials: Will AI and Mobile Create Cures Faster?” which is taking place at Stanford Faculty Club on October 15. It was a smart move on [...]

By |2018-10-05T18:35:31+00:00October 5th, 2018|AI / Machine Learning / Deep Learning, Biotech, Events, Internet of Things, Volunteers|Comments Off on VLAB’s Avery Hamm Offers Words of Wisdom on Digital Transformation in Clinical Trials & More

A Few Quick Facts About Immunotherapy

VISIT OUR EVENT PAGE FOR DETAILS AND TICKETS  Can't make it to Menlo Park?  LIVESTREAM TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE, TOO!  Immunotherapy is getting a lot of attention in the news as rapid research and development are speeding new discoveries to clinical trials and to market.  While most of the focus seems to be on cancer treatment, [...]

By |2017-05-18T17:47:09+00:00March 5th, 2017|Biotech, Events|Comments Off on A Few Quick Facts About Immunotherapy

Bilal Zuberi Has Passion for Bold Ideas

We’re thrilled to welcome Bilal Zuberi, Partner at Lux Capital,  to our next event, “AR/VR: Where Virtual and Physical Worlds Converge,” on Tuesday, October 18, 2016.VLAB event. Zuberi is passionate about bold ideas, disruptive innovation, and startups with technically ambitious solutions. As an early-stage investor, Zuberi often leads investments that break new ground and solve [...]

By |2017-05-18T17:47:09+00:00October 17th, 2016|Events|Comments Off on Bilal Zuberi Has Passion for Bold Ideas

Founders’ Series Special Guest Ann Winblad Talks About Her Hero

Parents are often the source of inspiration that leads to success. This was the case for prominent venture capitalist Ann Winblad, Founding Partner at Hummer Winblad Venture Partners. Winblad was the oldest daughter of a winning coach. When asked about her hero, she named her father, a high school basketball coach who passed away five [...]

By |2017-05-18T17:47:10+00:00March 29th, 2016|Founders' Series|Comments Off on Founders’ Series Special Guest Ann Winblad Talks About Her Hero

An Interview with Smart Building Event Co-Chair Josh Bradshaw

An Interview with Smart Building Event Co-Chair Josh Bradshaw Monique Hodgkinson, VLAB Marketing Co-Chair, recently caught up with Josh Bradshaw, Co-chair for the VLAB Smart Building event on Feb 16, 2016, to talk about the event.   Monique: First, some background. How long have you been involved with VLAB?   Josh: The first VLAB event [...]

By |2017-05-18T17:47:10+00:00February 4th, 2016|Blog, Events, Smart Buildings|Comments Off on An Interview with Smart Building Event Co-Chair Josh Bradshaw

Fourth Generation VC to Moderate VLAB’s Young Entrepreneur Event

Adam Draper is no stranger to startups; he is a fourth generation venture capitalist. His experience in the financial world has helped sculpt his view of what it means to be an entrepreneur, and how a startup works internally. We are pleased to welcome Adam back to the VLAB stage as the moderator for "Young [...]

By |2017-05-18T17:47:10+00:00January 14th, 2016|Events, Young Entrepreneurs|Comments Off on Fourth Generation VC to Moderate VLAB’s Young Entrepreneur Event

Ethan Smith of Yummly to Moderate Mobile Deep Linking Event

VLAB proudly announces Ethan Smith, VP of Growth, Yummly as the moderator for our upcoming event on November 17. Moderators are key to kicking off VLAB events. They introduce and welcome the panelists, paint the overall landscape and market opportunity for the technology at the heart of the event. The moderator will pose the burning questions for [...]

By |2017-05-18T17:47:10+00:00November 15th, 2015|Events, Mobile Deep Linking, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ethan Smith of Yummly to Moderate Mobile Deep Linking Event