500 Startups Presents Bitcoinference

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Our panel notes that Bitcoin’s problems are as much to do with public perception as they are to do with education. Adam Draper – Of Boost VC, an SF Incubator/Accelerator.

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Local Clean Energy Business Plan Contest Awards $160,000

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First Look West also said it provided $5,000 in a "Tansformational Idea Award" funded by Draper University, the entrepreneurial education program from venture capitalist Tim Draper. firstlookwest first look business plan competition venture capital prize award cleantech university education spinout

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Launchpad LA Receives VC Funding: $50,000 Per Startup

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The first two years of the program focused on education & mentorship. This education will continue. We sort of think of ourselves as an “accelerator” who provides strong education & mentorship. million from Rincon Ventures & Tim Draper.

Launchpad LA – More Details Revealed

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We decided that V2 would have a more formal education program taught by real practitioners rather than just hosting discussions on topics as we did in V1. Today we announced Launchpad LA V2. Full press release with more details is here.

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DefCon 22 | DISOBEY!

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Others like John “ Captain Crunch ” Draper tuned in remotely via social outlets. Hackers for Charity is a non-profit organization that leverages the skills of technologists to help provide food, equipment, job training and computer education to the impoverished in Uganda.

2009 Coming To A Close, 2010 Just Around The Corner!

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All profits from CES are reinvested into industry services, including technical training and education, industry promotion, engineering standards development, market research and legislative advocacy. . is funded by: Y Combinator, Alsop Louie Partners and Draper Associates.