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May 10, 2012 SVForum Grid Level Energy Storage

On Thursday, May 10, 2012, in San Francisco at Nixon Peabody, SVForum presented a Clean Tech Breakfast “Market Opportunities for Grid Level Energy Storage.”  Khaled Shami of Nixon Peabody moderated panelists Hanns Anders of Claremont Creek Ventures, Lee Burrows of VantagePoint Venture Partners, Gordon Chirdon of NRG Energy and Daidipya Patwa of PG&E. They discussed shifting energy loads, integrating renewables, improving reliability and expanding scalability. Simple solutions that do not require exotic materials or complex technologies are more attractive to utilities. Don’t try to recreate the grid, focus on improving it incrementally.

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Mar. 28, 2012 SVForum Health Data Decisions Dollars

On March 28, 2012 in San Francisco at Nixon Peabody, SVForum presented “Health Tech Breakfast Series: 3D Health – Data, Decisions And Dollars.” Khaled Shami of Nixon Peabody moderated panelists Vineet Gulati of Health Expense, Niraj Katwala of Healthline Networks, Chris Hogg of 100Plus and Vibhor Rastogi of Intel Capital.

Digitized medical records are adding to the tidal wave of big data. More than forty percent of physicians are using their iPads to access that data with over 17,000 apps. While their opportunities using publicly available government health statistics, most money will be made in analyzing and reporting information to health care providers and patients. No matter what kind of health care system you have, it will have big data and you will need the tools do deal with it.

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