Cornell Tech At Bloomberg Podcast

Cornell Tech At Bloomberg Podcast

By Bloomberg
Welcome to the Cornell Tech @ Bloomberg Podcast! Each episode features wide-ranging discussions with tech's top entrepreneurs, investors, and thought leaders about the most pressing issues facing them and the industry. The conversations were originally recorded as part of the monthly Cornell Tech @ Bloomberg Speaker Series, which convenes students from Cornell Tech, Bloomberg employees, and members of New York’s tech community at Bloomberg’s Global Headquarters in New York City. Now, they're available to you!
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Episode 21 - Shan-Lyn Ma, CEO and co-founder of Zola
In this discussion about the importance of maintaining a personal user experience while scaling a multi-channel e-commerce business, Shan-Lyn Ma talks about breaking into the $300 billion global wedding industry and becoming its fastest-growing company.
45:20
September 6, 2019
Episode 20 - Panel on the NYC Venture Capital Landscape
Panel on the NYC Venture Capital Landscape with Lerer Hippeau's Eric Hippeau, EXPA's Naveen Selvadurai and FirstMark Capital's Catherine "Kit" Ulrich.  In this panel discussion, several of New York’s most successful venture capitalists discuss a range of topics such as how to hire the right types of superheroes to go above and beyond for your brand.
45:52
August 15, 2019
Episode 19 - Eva Chen, Head of Fashion Partnerships, Instagram
In this discussion about editorial content in social media and making products accessible to consumers, Eva Chen discusses why Instagram has become the platform of choice for the fashion industry.
42:45
July 26, 2019
Episode 18 - Panel on Women in Venture Capital
Panel on Women in Venture Capital with Beth Ferreira, Managing Director at FirstMark Capital, Ellie Wheeler, partner at Greycroft and Rebecca Kaden, partner at Union Square Ventures.  In this panel discussion, three female VC leaders talk about the New York venture capital landscape and the importance of diversity in a corporate org chart and the obstacles that female founders face.
44:38
July 6, 2019
Episode 17 - Mario Schlosser, CEO and Co-Founder, Oscar Health
 In this discussion about the future of digital health and how to shape a profitable insurance company that still focuses on people, Mario Schlosser discusses the complex world of American health care. 
45:28
June 19, 2019
Episode 16 - Miguel McKelvey, Co-founder and Chief Culture Officer of WeWork
In this discussion about workplace culture, Miguel McKelvey talks about the shifting perspectives of what an office should be, as well as WeWork’s ambition, expansion and valuation.
39:59
May 23, 2019
Episode 15 - The Future of Education & Work
Panel on The Future of Education & Work with Jake Schwartz, co-founder/CEO of General Assembly, Leah Belsky, VP of global enterprise development at Coursera, and Jeremy Snepar, founder/CEO of New York Code + Design Academy (moderated by Scarlet Fu) In this panel discussion about how education and business adapt to the changes that technology creates, three entrepreneurs discuss the importance of creativity and adaptability when facing these challenges.
42:45
May 3, 2019
Episode 14 - Gary Vaynerchuk, CEO and co-founder of VaynerMedia
 In this discussion about professional motivation and understanding consumer behavior, internet personality and bestselling author Gary Vaynerchuk looks at innovation and entrepreneurship through an unorthodox lens.
39:16
April 15, 2019
Episode 13 - Brian S. Cohen, Chairman, New York Angels
Brian S. Cohen, Chairman, New York Angels and Founding Partner, New York Venture Partners (interviewed by Scarlet Fu) In this discussion about what angel investors look for when choosing to invest and how to project the future ramifications of certain investments, Brian S. Cohen, Chairman of New York Angels and Founding Partner, New York Venture Partners, addresses these subjects head on in a conversation with Scarlet Fu.
44:51
March 22, 2019
Episode 12 - Building the Next Generation of Startups
Following a screening of the movie "Generation Startup," we chatted with three entrepreneurs (two of whom are featured in the film) - Andrew Yang, Founder of Venture for America (now a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate), Labib Rahman, Product Manager at IPC Systems and Kate Catlin, Founder of Flock - about what it takes to build the next generation of startups.
42:51
March 4, 2019
Episode 11 - John Martin, (former) Chairman & CEO, Turner
In this discussion about content distribution and the skills needed by the next generation of storytellers, John Martin shares his vision for how television networks should be growing.
46:28
February 8, 2019
Episode 10 - Ben Lerer, Founder Group Nine Media/Thrillist Media Group
In this discussion about problem-solving through technology, the ever-changing media landscape, and the future of online content, Ben Lerer shows why he’s a leader in digital media.
43:20
January 22, 2019
Episode 9 - Panel on Female Entrepreneurship
   Panel on Female Entrepreneurship with Nadia Boujarwah, co-founder/CEO of Dia&Co, Brit Morin, co-founder/CEO of Brit + Co and Katia Beauchamp, co-founder/CEO of Birchbox  In this panel discussion about how female entrepreneurs can empower themselves while also building and scaling their businesses, these CEOs offer insights rooted in their own ups and downs.
47:33
December 28, 2018
Episode 8 - Neil Blumenthal, Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Warby Parker
In this discussion about e-commerce strategies and how to build lasting relationships with customers, Neil Blumenthal of Warby Parker shares some of his secrets for disruption.
42:56
December 7, 2018
Episode 7 - Danny Meyer, Founder & CEO, Union Square Hospitality Group
In this discussion about the evolving intersection of hospitality and technology, Danny Meyer talks about shaking up - and shaping - the restaurant of the future. (Interviewed by Vonnie Quinn)
44:15
November 16, 2018
Episode 6 - Kargo Founder/CEO Harry Kargman & Arkadium CEO/Co-Founder Jessica Rovello
How do startups meet crises with ingenuity? Entrepreneurs on the bumpy road to profitability: take note. (Interviewed by Vonnie Quinn)
39:07
October 18, 2018
Episode 5 - Union Square’s Fred Wilson & SV Angel’s Ron Conway (Interviewed by Julie Samuels of Tech
Ron Conway, the "Godfather of Silicon Valley" and Union Square Ventures' Fred Wilson discuss trends in venture capital beyond Silicon Valley and New York City.
22:14
September 7, 2018
Episode 4 - Social Capital's Chamath Palihapitiya (Interviewed by Pimm Fox)
What will unlock the next great disruption? Social Capital CEO Chamath Palihapitiya shares his ideas in this candid chat.
35:06
August 17, 2018
Episode 3 - Bitly CEO Mark Josephson & Bloomberg Beta’s Karin Klein (Interviewed By Vonnie Quinn)
It's not hard to make a link shortener, as Bitly's Mark Josephson shares. The trick is doing it at scale, in order to provide marketers with the insights they need.
38:23
July 24, 2018
Episode 2 - Foursquare CEO Jeff Glueck & Executive Chairman Dennis Crowley (Interviewed by Vonnie Quinn)
Discover how Foursquare's location intelligence services extend well beyond social networking.
41:53
July 2, 2018
Episode 1 - Sam Altman, President of Y Combinator (Interviewed by Tom Giles)
Early-stage tech entrepreneurs face many nuanced problems. Sam Altman shares useful insights gleaned from the many companies incubated through Y Combinator.
28:00
June 12, 2018
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