I love places and events relating to Technology, Entrepreneurship, and Philanthropy.


Power of Collaboration at the UN

The 5th Annual “Power of Collaboration” Global Summit at the United Nations was great, even though the closest I got to former UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon was taking a selfie with his portrait — in tapestry form.

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Cadillac House

The first “Founders Roundtable” of 2018, one of my favorite meetings for established entrepreneurs, was hosted by the wonderful design and VR team at Cadillac.

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Meet the Moderns at Parsons

Four iconic designers who together defined the looks of 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, and beyond… all together for one spectacular discussion! I felt privileged to hear the thinking behind their works.

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WIRED Business Conference 2017

This annual “meet the greats” event from WIRED is always something I look forward to. This year, I got to meet Lord Norman Foster, the architect who created the new $5B Apple Park.

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Novus Summit @ UN

Leaders of industry, media, and humanitarian causes all gathered for a day, to discuss how we can help to advance the UN’s 17 Strategic Development Goals.

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WIRED Business Conference 2016

One of my annual favorites, WIRED magazine honors its “Next List”, of upcoming people who are creating the future. Best announcement: Star Wars is being designed into Augmented Reality by the guy who did the special effects for The Matrix!

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TechCrunch Disrupt 2015

This iconic conference showcases the latest whizzy gadgets and concepts from aspiring startups in search of greater funding. I love attending, because it gives a real sense of the pulse of the startup... read more