LESSONS FROM BUILDING NVISION
Surbhi Sarna, Founder & CEO of nVision Medical
At age 13, Sarna suffered from ovarian cysts so painful they made her faint. Doctors couldn’t tell her if they were cancerous. She vowed to create a technology to detect ovarian cancer quickly and early. The company she now runs aims to do just that, and has raised $4.5 million from Catalyst Health Ventures, Draper Associates, and Astia, a group that assists female entrepreneurs.
Kara Goldin is founder and CEO of hint inc., the San Francsico-based company which produces the leading unsweetened flavored water. hint® also recently launched a sunscreen spray that is oxybenzone and paraben-free and scented with hint fruit essence.
Kara has been named among Fortune's Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs and Forbes' 40 Women to Watch Over 40. The Huffington Post listed her as one of six disruptors in business, alongside Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg.
With 9+ years of client facing experience in wealth management and technology industries Jonathan Hau is responsible for ensuring the long-term visionary success of the most influential digital prototyping, collaboration & workflow platform available, also engaging enterprise clients with usage tips, best practices and insights on product roadmap.
Enterprise Success Product Manager
Andy Tang, CEO of Draper University and Managing Director of Dragon Draper Fund talks at the Blockchain Connect Conference in San Francisco. He talks about past trends similar to the blockchain and where he thinks blockchain will be in the future.
Jesse Damiani is Editor-at-Large of VRScout and the CEO of Galatea, a writing and project management tool for immersive storytelling. He's also Series Editor for Best American Experimental Writing (Wesleyan University Press) and the author of @endless$pectator: The Screens Suite #loliloquy (BlazeVOX, 2017). Other writing can be found on Quartz, IndieWire, and HuffPost.
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.