MentorConnect 2016

Prakash Narayan Blog News

MentorConnect at TiEcon 2016 takes place over lunch on the two days of the conference. As a TiEcon attendee, you have the opportunity to participate in MentorConnect, where you will seek a Mentor and be able to converse with them and seek advice from them in a small setting. You can select the Mentor of your choice based on your needs …

Mission to wipe away the blot of human slavery

Manish Garg Blog News

Mr Satyarthi, who won the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize last, says his mission is to “wipe away the blot of human slavery”, has often staged dangerous and daring dawn raids on factories – sometimes manned by armed guards – which employed children. Culprit companies, he said, included carpet makers, diamond miners and even firms that made footballs. For his work, he has endured …

Key Technology Trends for Today and the Future!

Manish Garg Blog News

Information technology has registered exponential growth in the past few years. This is a dynamic sector, and as technology is constantly evolving, one needs to stay abreast with the latest updates within this sector. Be it FinTech or Machine Learning; Digital Marketing or Augmented Reality, the future is here!! TiEcon 2016 pulls these critical sectors into an impactful track called “Trending …

TiE’s Smart Cities Hackathon Winners

Manish Garg Blog News

TiE Silicon Valley is proud to announce the winners of the 2016 Smart Cities Hackathon featuring the theme “Tackling the World’s Urban Social Issues”. Team Culminant took the first prize, with their brilliant worker routing system, which earned them a $5000 prize and passes to TiEcon 2016. Team Vermigold took the second prize, worth $3000 and passes to TiEcon 2016, with their self-learning …

Meet the Young Entrepreneurs who will present their ideas at TiEcon

Vanessa Zucker Blog News

Ever since February 6, a group of pre-teens and teens have been learning about how to be entrepreneurs at TiE through the TiE Young Entrepreneurs Silicon Valley Workshops. Now, finally, their pitches have been judged and the winners announced. These winners get to preview their presentations at TiEcon on May 7 during the TiE Young Entrepreneurs track and you can learn what …

IoT and “Smart Agriculture”

Manish Garg Blog News

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a technology that is creating a brave new world of interconnected products. In the IoT world, “smart” products can talk to each other, enabling efficiencies and optimization at a dazzling scale. IoT is an ecosystem where sensors, devices, and equipment are connected to a network, and can transmit and receive data for tracking, analyzing, …

TiEcon 2016 Builds Momentum With Marquee Sponsors and Expanded Programs

Vanessa Zucker Blog News

PRESS RELEASE APR 6, 2016 08:00 PDT TiEcon to drive collaboration between Silicon Valley and the Indian market with “Destination India” track Sunnyvale, CA, April 6, 2016 (Newswire.com) – ​TiE Silicon Valley, a not for profit organization dedicated to fostering entrepreneurship in the Bay Area and globally, announced its upcoming TiEcon 2016 conference featuring new, expanded programs and sponsors supporting …

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 …