Calling all Entrepreneurs: Learn & Network at TiEcon 2017

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At TiEcon, you will meet the people behind some of the biggest innovations today — the founders, the investors, the employees, the decision-makers. When you’re working in tech, there’s always more work to be done — but nothing replaces meeting the right people. The TiE network is 61 chapters strong in 19 countries, and this is the founding and flagship …

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 …

Fintech Innovation and Opportunity

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We’ve put together an interesting and exciting Fintech panel on the first day of TiEcon. You won’t want to miss this! Financial technology, also known as Fintech, is revamping traditional financial services to suit the always-on digital customer and economy. Although termed as new and evolving, the same old rules and regulations of the traditional financial industry still apply. Having said that; within …

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 …

Investor Ravi Mhatre to Receive Venture Capitalist of the Year Award at TiEcon 2017

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SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ​TiE Silicon Valley, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to fostering global entrepreneurship, today announced that leading Silicon Valley venture capitalist, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Lightspeed Venture Partners, Ravi Mhatre, will receive the “Venture Capitalist of the Year” award at TiEcon 2017, which will be will be held May 5th and 6th at …

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 …

Software-Defined Infrastructure: 101

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By Ashok Shanmugam Software–defined infrastructure (SDI) is the computing infrastructure with control of software and without human intervention. It operates separate from any hardware-specific dependencies and is programmatically extensible. Compute, storage and networking are controlled using SDI. SDI is a superset of SDDC (Software Defined Data Center) — and Oracle Cloud, AWS, Google Cloud and Microsoft Azure are heavily investing. …

Announcing a Brand New Track for TiEcon 2017: Govtech

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We are experiencing the ever-connected world at our fingertips; why should our experience as citizens interacting with government services be different? Governments are hearing and acting on this groundswell of demand, making Govtech a ripe and ready space for disruption. A shift in demographics and the need to do more with less means technology investments for new and improved government and civic …

100 Reasons to Attend TiEcon 2017

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Are you still thinking about attending TiEcon? TiEcon presents a comprehensive experience for entrepreneurs and tech professionals. Network with some of the most brilliant minds in technology. Listen to our lineup of domain experts, marquee names and accomplished speakers who will discuss what’s trending. Hear from 100 curated top startups presenting their ideas. These companies will compete for the highly …