Sunny Lu
Blockchain Mass Adoption
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Vechain co-founder and CEO, Sunny Lu, stops by Draper University before the 2019 Vechain summit in San Francisco to talk all things blockchain, including mass adoption, use-cases and how Vechain is the blockchain with the most applications for enterprise use.

Jeff Hoffman
Applying Entrepreneurship to Life
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Serial entrepreneur, Jeff Hoffman, stops by the Spring 2019 cohort of Draper University to talk his journey through several successful startups, including Priceline.com, as well as his business ventures outside of the tech space, such as working with Eli Roth on an independent horror film and coordinating concerts with NSYNC. Finally, Jeff imparts his keys to success in business and in life and why he thinks that the skillset of an entrepreneur should not just be limited to the business idea you're working on-- it should be used to it's fullest capacity in building an epic life for yourself.

Andrew Goldner
Innovating in the Age of Applied Technology
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Andrew Goldner, a former Silicon Valley lawyer and now a founding partner at GrowthX, stops by Draper University to impart the many lessons he learned while working in the Bay Area and beyond, including why your product must solve a problem, why having the most cutting-edge tech in your product won't make it a success, and why venture capital might not be the right way to raise funds for your startup.

Andy Tang
Blockchain: Internet ²
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Andy Tang, CEO of Draper University and Managing Director of Dragon Draper Fund talks at the Blockchain Connect Conference in San Francisco. He talks about past trends similar to the blockchain and where he thinks blockchain will be in the future.

Jason Calacanis
Fireside Chat with Jason Calacanis
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Jason Calacanis is a serial entrepreneur, angel investor, podcaster and writer. He sits down at Draper University to promote his new book Angel: How to Invest in Technology Startups—Timeless Advice from an Angel Investor Who Turned $100,000 into $100,000,000.

Chris Messina
The Unlikely Lesson from Inventing the Hashtag
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Product designer and technologist, Chris Messina, stops by Draper University to discuss the lessons he learned from inventing the hashtag and releasing it for free and public use, including how he defined "success" for the project, what he thinks of wealth in the age of information, and why the more interesting question than, "how did you invent the hashtag?" is actually, "WHY did you invent the hashtag?"

Randall Kaplan
Taking Ownership of Your Life
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Randall discusses his first corporate jobs, how he caught his entrepreneurial bug and how he is passing the torch down to younger entrepreneurs through educational internship programs every summer.

Randall Kaplan is a proven entrepreneur and venture capitalist with a drive for mentoring and coaching young entrepreneurs in order to guide the next generation of long-lasting business. Randall was a co-founder of Akamai Technologies, a content-delivery network leader, and then started JUMP investors. Currently, Randall is working on Sandee, a travel information company that is focused on cataloging beach data and promoting beach tourism around the world.

Brian Friedman
Takeaways from Leading A Startup
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Brian Friedman, a Draper University alum, discusses founding his wearable technology startup, Loopd, at Draper U in 2013, launching the product at South by Southwest, and many takeaways from his time leading Loopd before its successful acquisition by the event technology company, Aventri in 2016.

Srishti Sofat
Developing Products for the Experience Economy
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Srishti Sofat speaks to students at Draper University about how product design has evolved from serving a service-based economy into our nascent experience economy. She also goes over several trends that you should look out for when you're designing a product for your startup, including several developing trends in how we use technology in our everyday lives.

Andrew Goldner
Innovating in the Age of Applied Technology
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Andrew Goldner, a former Silicon Valley lawyer and now a founding partner at GrowthX, stops by Draper University to impart the many lessons he learned while working in the Bay Area and beyond, including why your product must solve a problem, why having the most cutting-edge tech in your product won't make it a success, and why venture capital might not be the right way to raise funds for your startup.

30 days ago
Draper University Pitch Day
Fall 2019
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After 5 intense weeks in the Draper University program, students pitch their startups and business ideas to a panel of notable Silicon Valley VC judges. They will be scrutinized on their presentation, business model, product, potential, and grit. Let us know on Twitter your favorite pitches!

Disclaimer: Students are presenting and pitching to the panel of VC judges present at the event. This video is not a general solicitation for funds to online viewers and is produced for educational and personal purposes only.

148 days ago
Draper University Pitch Day
Summer 2019
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After 5 intense weeks in the Draper University program, students pitch their startups and business ideas to a panel of notable Silicon Valley VC judges. They will be scrutinized on their presentation, business model, product, potential, and grit. Let us know on Twitter your favorite pitches!

Disclaimer: Students are presenting and pitching to the panel of VC judges present at the event. This video is not a general solicitation for funds to online viewers and is produced for educational and personal purposes only.

226 days ago
Draper University Pitch Day
Spring 2019
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After 5 intense weeks in the Draper University program, students pitch their startups and business ideas to a panel of notable Silicon Valley VC judges. They will be scrutinized on their presentation, business model, product, potential, and grit. Let us know on Twitter your favorite pitches!

Disclaimer: Students are presenting and pitching to the panel of VC judges present at the event. This video is not a general solicitation for funds to online viewers and is produced for educational and personal purposes only.

687 days ago
Live Your Legacy
Chairman of VaynerX, CEO of VaynerMedia
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Determine what you want your legacy to be and live for it, every day. What do you want to be remembered for across all of the ventures you will undertake in your professional and personal lives? Join us for a half-day series where you’ll hear from some of the business world’s brightest and most diverse minds on what they are doing to live full out, unapologetically. This event is co-sponsored by VaynerX and Draper University.

688 days ago
Space Tech Summit
Space
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The Space Tech Summit is a multi year initiative of Draper University, Global Startup Ecosystem and LightSpeed Innovations that brings together hundreds of entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, and creatives under one roof to address humanity’s grandest challenges via space technology. The summit also serves to bring key stakeholders that will accelerate both the exploration and commercialization of the Space ecosystem.