TiE50- TiEcon Startup Pitch Competition

Vasudha Badri-Paul Uncategorized

What is TiE50? The prestigious TiE50 awards recognize the top technology and technology-enabled startups at TiEcon, the world’s largest entrepreneurship conference. Since its inception, 84 percent of TiE50 winners and top startups have been funded at a total of over $1 billion. Many of these companies went on to acquisition or a public offering, with 29 of the exits at …

TiEcon Entertainment Headliner Confirmed – Mika Singh

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With less than 2 weeks to go for TiEcon 2017, the excitement is building, and we at TiE are looking forward to a blockbuster event as we celebrate our 25th anniversary! This year, we’re bringing you a world-class program filled with domain experts in 12 exciting tracks like Autonomous Vehicles, Digital Health, Internet of Things, Fintech, AI/machine learning, etc. There …

What Do Business, Banks and Blockchain Have in Common?

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Hmmm…let’s see if you can guess. 🙂 It not that difficult, unless you’ve been living under a rock. Business, banks and blockchain, have Fintech evolution and revolution in common. Businesses are evolving and adjusting to making and receiving payments in an increasingly digital world. Especially e-commerce companies. Every day you hear of a new payment method emerging. Be it a …

What is the Future of Sales?

Nishi Saksena Uncategorized

What is the future of sales? Chatbots, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning – Sales, like other industries, is changing rapidly thanks to technology.  But at the end of the day, we still need to nurture prospects, close deals, and hit our quota. So, what does that look like in the year 2023?  Here are few of the industry’s most innovative minds …

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’s the Status on Those Self-Driving Cars, Anyway? Come Find Out!

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So, how was traffic today? We’ve been hearing about the promise of self-driving cars for some time now, and before we know it, we’ll be able to sit back, relax and enjoy our commutes. And when is that happening, again? Come find out at the autonomous vehicles track at TiEcon! Innovators will be discussing where we’re at from a technical …

Why Mentor?

Prakash Narayan Uncategorized

Mentoring is at the very foundation of TiE. The MentorConnect program at TiEcon provides Mentors the opportunity to share their experiences and expertise with attendees that seek their luminance. In the past, Mentors have said, “I have learned a lot from the mentees in my table”. For the mentee, they get real-world inputs from a stalwart in their domain. In …

Why Regulating Bitcoin Won’t Work

Nishi Saksena Uncategorized

In recent months, bitcoin has skyrocketed in usage and popular attention. With all this increased exposure and rapidly growing business activity, the public sector was bound to get involved sooner or later. Governments everywhere are increasingly taking steps to regulate bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, but these responses have been anything but uniform. And, while some countries are taking a ‘hands-off’ …

Why you should be thinking about cloud

Manish Garg Uncategorized

Not a single day goes without some big news on the Cloud. Intel bottomline is benefiting greatly from rapid cloud expansion. The big names in Cloud are what Intel calls the Super 7 :  Alibaba (BABA), Amazon.com (AMZN), Baidu (BIDU), Facebook (FB), Alphabet (GOOGL), Microsoft (MSFT) and Tencent (TCEHY). Amazon is leading the pack by a wide margin. The key driver …