Where Einstein Meets Edison

$100K Interview Series: Interview with Brad Feld

$100K Interview Series: Interview with Brad Feld

May 8, 2011

In this interview, Jeff Anderson, MITER Topic Expert and Marketing Co-Director for the $100K Business Plan Competition, interviews famed investor Brad Feld and gets his thoughts on MIT, the $100K competition, entrepreneurship and venture capital.   About More Posts...

Interview with Lead LunaTik Scott Wilson

Interview with Lead LunaTik Scott Wilson

Apr 13, 2011

This past weekend, I had the great opportunity to interview Scott Wilson at the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) Northeast Conference 2011. Scott is the founder of MINIMAL, the global design studio behind game-changer products such as the Microsoft Kinect, and the entrepreneur behind TikTok+LunaTik. TikTok and LunaTik are two innovative products...

The DATA Challenge and Opportunity: Interview with Entrepreneur Diego May of Junar.com

The DATA Challenge and Opportunity: Interview with Entrepreneur Diego May of Junar.com

Apr 4, 2011

Are there facts and data on the web? Are they easy to find? And when found, are they easy to use? The Junar team believes that ´content and knowledge´ have already been discovered and it is now the time for data. Diego May is the co-founder and CEO of Junar.com, a company in the growing Data Publishing industry.  He has 15 years experience in tech, from...

Interview with Pedro Santos

Interview with Pedro Santos

Apr 3, 2011

“Competitions like the Clean Energy Prize help to develop talent from the dozens of teams from top schools that see clean energy as a viable career direction, rather than walking the well-trodden paths to consulting and finance or big boring corporate jobs,” says Pedro Santos, who co-founded OsComp Systems. While a student at the MIT Sloan School of...

Tiny Particles, Big Ideas: Interview with Firefly BioWorks’ Dan Pregibon

Tiny Particles, Big Ideas: Interview with Firefly BioWorks’ Dan Pregibon

Mar 22, 2011

Dan Pregibon is co-founder and President of Firefly BioWorks, Inc., a Cambridge-based startup developing instruments and diagnostic assays for the detection of clinically relevant biological molecules.  After obtaining his B.S. from Case Western Reserve University, Dan pursued a Ph.D. in the Department of Chemical Engineering at MIT, where he invented a...

Interview with Ric Fulop: Serial Entrepreneur and Founder of A123 (Part II)

Interview with Ric Fulop: Serial Entrepreneur and Founder of A123 (Part II)

Feb 23, 2011

Part II Ric Fulop is a general partner at North Bridge Venture Partners and a serial entrepreneur who has started six companies during his career.  He is most known for the creation of A123 – a developer and manufacturer of lithium-ion batteries.  Read Part I of the interview. How did A123’s vision of the application of its technology change over...