Tag Archives: mobile payments

Jun. 4, 2013 SVForum Launch Silicon Valley

SVFlogo

On June 4, 2013 in Mountain View at Microsoft, SVForum held “Launch: Silicon Valley.” Futurist Ray Kurzweil of Google gave the opening keynote on innovation and the rate of changing technology. Guy Kawasaki of Garage Ventures gave the second keynote on how to create a successful startup. Dr. Mike North of Discovery Channel’s “Prototype This!” gave the closing keynote on his collaboration developing technology and making a difference in the world.

Peter Delevett of the San Jose Mercury News moderated panelists Ryan Caldbeck of CircleUp, Deborah Magid of IBM Venture Capital, Bill Reichert of Garage Technology Ventures and John Gardener of Nokia Growth Partners. They discussed the future of venture investing.

Kelly Dempski of Accenture Technology Labs spoke about how “Every Business is a Digital Business.”

Arturo Duram of Digital First Media held a fireside chat with previous Launch winning leaders for HearPlanet, Intelen, Kiverdi and SocialIQ Networks.

The afternoon was a series of presentations from startup category ranging from clean tech, life science, mobile to next generation internet. The winners are:

Next Generation Internet 1 category:

Algorithms, predictive analytics algorithms, Mountain View, CA, www.algorithms.com Leverages cloud computing, open source software and proprietary technology delivering predictive analytics as a service.

Next Generation Internet 2 category:

Bugcrowd, crowdsourced bug identification, Santa Clara, CA, www.onebillsoftware.com. Provides crowdsourced security for web and mobile applications, by matching the crowd of bad guys with a crowd of curated good guys.

Mobile category:

FLASHiZ, mobile payments, Luxembourg, www.flashiz.com. Provides mobile payment solutions in Europe using both NFC and QR codes for payments in shops, online, paper invoices and peer-to-peer payments.

Life Science category:

WHILL, next generation personal mobility, Menlo Park, CA, http://whill.jp. Designs and creates new generation of personal mobility, sidewalk EV (Electric Vehicle).

Clean Tech category:

E3 Clean Technologies, Nox scrubber technology, Athens, OH, www.e3cleantechnologies.com. Provides devices that cost effectively clean up smog forming NOx emissions in diesel and power plant exhaust and contamination in wastewater while producing clean hydrogen fuel as a free by-product.

Technology category:

OnFarm, farm decision support, Fresno, CA, www.onfarmsystems.com. Integrates agriculture information in a cloud based decision and management system to increase yield and quality while reducing fertilizer, water, labor, and energy.

Bartley Andy Belokamen Serg Donny Lance Kawasaki Guy Kurzweil Ray North MIke Rochegude Alexandre Shields Kent

DSC_0150DJClinecom DSC_0189DJClinecom DSC_0202DJClinecom DSC_0208DJClinecom DSC_0238DJClinecom DSC_0464DJClinecom IMG_0930DJClinecom IMG_0931DJClinecom IMG_0932DJClinecom IMG_0933DJClinecom IMG_0939DJClinecom IMG_0941DJClinecom IMG_0942DJClinecom IMG_0944DJClinecom IMG_0945DJClinecom IMG_0948DJClinecom IMG_0953DJClinecom IMG_0957DJClinecom IMG_0963DJClinecom IMG_0964DJClinecom IMG_0965DJClinecom IMG_0967DJClinecom IMG_0978DJClinecom IMG_0979DJClinecom IMG_0982DJClinecom IMG_0983DJClinecom IMG_0984DJClinecom IMG_0992DJClinecom IMG_0998DJClinecom IMG_1003DJClinecom IMG_1006DJClinecom IMG_1010DJClinecom IMG_1014DJClinecom IMG_1015DJClinecom IMG_1023DJClinecom IMG_1027DJClinecom IMG_1030DJClinecom IMG_1033DJClinecom IMG_1040DJClinecom IMG_1058DJClinecom IMG_1059DJClinecom IMG_1061DJClinecom IMG_1100DJClinecom IMG_1106DJClinecom IMG_1130DJClinecom IMG_1131DJClinecom IMG_1132DJClinecom IMG_1135DJClinecom IMG_1137DJClinecom IMG_1138DJClinecom IMG_1140DJClinecom IMG_1141DJClinecom IMG_1143DJClinecom IMG_1144DJClinecom IMG_1145DJClinecom IMG_1149DJClinecom IMG_1158DJClinecom IMG_1159DJClinecom IMG_1163DJClinecom IMG_1167DJClinecom IMG_1176DJClinecom IMG_1177DJClinecom IMG_1178DJClinecom IMG_1184DJClinecom IMG_1185DJClinecom IMG_1186DJClinecom IMG_1187DJClinecom IMG_1189DJClinecom IMG_1194DJClinecom IMG_1191DJClinecom IMG_1198DJClinecom IMG_1211DJClinecom IMG_1213DJClinecom IMG_1246DJClinecom IMG_1265DJClinecom IMG_1273DJClinecom IMG_1293DJClinecom IMG_1295DJClinecom IMG_1301DJClinecom IMG_1303DJClinecom IMG_1311DJClinecom IMG_1312DJClinecom IMG_1313DJClinecom IMG_1314DJClinecom IMG_1316DJClinecom IMG_1328DJClinecom IMG_1332DJClinecom IMG_1358DJClinecom IMG_1373DJClinecom IMG_1375DJClinecom IMG_1378DJClinecom IMG_1408DJClinecom IMG_1412DJClinecom IMG_1413DJClinecom IMG_1415DJClinecom IMG_1418DJClinecom IMG_1427DJClinecom IMG_1428DJClinecom IMG_1429DJClinecom IMG_1441DJClinecom IMG_1443DJClinecom IMG_1446DJClinecom IMG_1449DJClinecom IMG_1454DJClinecom IMG_1455DJClinecom IMG_1463DJClinecom IMG_1465DJClinecom IMG_1473DJClinecom IMG_1482DJClinecom IMG_1500DJClinecom IMG_1507DJClinecom IMG_1513DJClinecom IMG_1519DJClinecom IMG_1528DJClinecom IMG_1530DJClinecom IMG_1538DJClinecom IMG_1541DJClinecom IMG_1545DJClinecom IMG_1556DJClinecom IMG_1557DJClinecom IMG_1559DJClinecom IMG_1576DJClinecom IMG_1586DJClinecom IMG_1598DJClinecom IMG_1603DJClinecom IMG_1606DJClinecom IMG_1619DJClinecom IMG_1671DJClinecom IMG_1728DJClinecom IMG_1729DJClinecom IMG_1731DJClinecom

More pictures of SVForum Launch events at

https://djcline.com/2013/06/03/jun-3-2013-svforum-launch-silicon-valley-reception/

and

https://djcline.com/2013/06/05/jun-5-2013-svforum-launch-silicon-valley-and-visionary-awards/ 

Copyright 2013 DJ Cline All rights reserved.