LiveBlogging: OnDC Speaker Andrew McLaughlin, Deputy US CTO

He’s been on the job now for 3 1/2 months. He moved here from San Francisco. I’ll talk about the theory of what we are trying to do in the White House now, why it’s hard, and then take a look at the president’s innovation agenda, and what you can do if you choose. OurContinue reading “LiveBlogging: OnDC Speaker Andrew McLaughlin, Deputy US CTO”

OnDC winners — Pacific Biosciences is Overall Winner

Darkstrand — Instrastructure EverFi — Education JackBe — Enterprise Palantir — Government & Security Services CoaLogix — Greentech Pacific Biosciences — Healthcare and Overall winner Bruce Leisz, VP of Operations, is accepting the OnDC award. Bruce is saying that Pacific Biosciences will significantly boost the ability of the scientific community to rapidly access the HumanContinue reading “OnDC winners — Pacific Biosciences is Overall Winner”

Living Blogging AlwaysOn OnDC; Tony Perkins welcomes attendees

I’ll be live blogging the AlwaysOn OnDC Summit for the next 2 1/2 days. Tony Perkins, founder of the Churchill Club, Upside Magazine, Red Herring, and Always On took the stage to welcome the attendees. Tony is telling how he grew up in Portola Valley not far from where the Home Brew Computer Club met.Continue reading “Living Blogging AlwaysOn OnDC; Tony Perkins welcomes attendees”

OnMedia: Raising Money From Strategic Corporate Investors

Moderator: Mark Stevens, Partner, Fenwick & West
David Horowitz, Principal, Comcast Interactive Capital
Seth Haberman, CEO, Visible World
Dan Beldy, Managing Director, Steamboat Ventures (a $400 m Disney fund with 16 investments)
John Edwards, CEO, Move Networks
Andrew Cleland, Executive Director, Investments, Time Warner

Chief Marketing Officer of the Future

Roger Wood, Senior VP, GM of the Americas at Amobee Media Systems, made the most interesting comment so far at OnMedia when he suggested that sometime in the next 36 months there will be a watershed event, when the first Chief Marketing Officer of the Future is hired by a Fortune 1000 company. I captured a few of his ideas about what kind of CMO this will be.

OnMedia: Venture Capital and Angel Investing Workshop

Here are some highlights from the workshop that featured two lawyers (Sam Angus and Mark Stevens of Fenwick & West), two VCs (Will Price of Hummer Winblad and Dan Beldy, Steamboat Ventures), and one entrepreneur, Jed Simmons, COO of Next New Networks whose company raised $8 million from non-Silicon Valley investors for their content business:

Blogging AlwaysOn OnMediaNYC

I\’m here in New York City today for the final day of the AlwaysOn OnMedia NYC conference. The first session is on monetizing internet video. John Edwards, CEO of Move Networks, is introducing himself right now. The panel moderator is James Montgomery, Montgomery & Co CEO, and the other two panelists are Adam Berrey, SVP Marketing Strategy of BrightCove, and Iain Scholnick, CEO, ImageSpan. I\’ll be taking notes and posting throughout the day.