SLUSH 2017: Re-inventing Societal Infrastructure with Technology

Vinod was invited to Slush 2017 where he took the Founder Stage to talk about how our society could be completely reinvented in many aspects through technology, and why entrepreneurship is actually the driving force of that change. The event took place on December 12, 2017 in Helsinki, Finland and brought together 20,000 attendees, including 2,600 startups, 1,600 investors and 600 journalists from over 130 countries. Read More

Digital Medicine Conference 2017: Fireside Chat with Vinod Khosla

Vinod was invited to speak at the Digital Medicine Conference which focused on a thoughtful exploration of the clinical evidence necessary to drive the widespread uptake of digital health solutions. The event took place in La Jolla, San Diego in October 2017.

Vinod did a 30-minute Q&A with Eric Topol discussing the following questions:
- Is healthcare in need of disruptive change, or can the current systems of care just be gradually refined?
- What are the biggest barriers to technology-focused entrepreneurs and/or mega-corporations to “fixing” healthcare?
- How will AI/Deep Learning be incorporated in, and change healthcare?
- What advice would you give the young founder of a new tech start-up focused on healthcare?
- What advice would you give a recent college graduate about to start medical school? Read More

NBER Economics of AI Conference

The NBER Economics of AI Conference is a conference co-organized and hosted by the Creative Destruction Lab and the National Bureau of Economic Research. The conference took place on September 13, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. Vinod did a keynote presentation during lunch that focused on three broad themes: AI And Jobs, Examples of AI Applications, and Impact On Society. Read More