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Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit

Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit
October 18-20, 2016
San Francisco, California

“I read hundreds of sci-fi books by the time I finished high school.”
~ Jeff Bezos, Amazon

On sending Trump to space: “I have a rocket company, so the capability is there.”
~ Jeff Bezos, Amazon

“You don’t get to choose your passions, your passions choose you!”
~ Jeff Bezos, Amazon

“Customer obsession vs. competitor obsession… focus on customers pulls you forward, focus on competitors slows you down.”
~ Jeff Bezos, Amazon

“We’re at the very beginning stages of becoming a robotics company.”
~ Travis Kalanick, Uber

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“Peter Thiel is a contrarian and contrarians are usually wrong! Though we are often contrarian at Amazon.” (on Thiel and Trump)
~ Jeff Bezos, Amazon

“Diversity fuels innovation. It’s just that simple.”
~ Beth Comstock, G.E.

“I do think television needs to be reinvented. Today, you live with a glorified VCR.”
~ Eddy Cue, Apple

“I want to live in a country where I can completely disagree with someone’s politics and still work side by side with them.”
~ Jeff Bezos, Amazon

“We are winning in India. But we cannot run our usual playbook in China.”
~ Jeff Bezos, Amazon

Conference Link: Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit