Sep 21

TechCrunch Disrupt SF, part 3

TechCrunch Disrupt SF
Sept 18-20, 2017
San Francisco

“I am interested in how we can use the blockchain to democratize investments in startups.”
~ Sam Altman, Y Combinator

“I think there is something cool (and Y-combinator-like) to do politically.”
~ Sam Altman, Y Combinator

“With AI, I don’t think we need to panic about it, but we should be thoughtful about it.”
~ Sam Altman, Y Combinator

“We are evolved not be good at understanding exponential trends.”
~ Sam Altman, Y Combinator

“I would rather be a little bit too early than a little too late (in asking the important questions about AI).”
~ Sam Altman, Y Combinator

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“We think that our power users today are telling us what our average user is going to want in a few months or a few years.”
~ Ben Silbermann, Pinterest

“Make the cost of mistakes really low, and make a lot of mistakes.”
~ Sam Altman, Y Combinator

“AI will transform every industry. It’s the new electricity.”
~ Andrew Ng, Coursera

“Sometimes it’s not about the bits and atoms, but more about the wholistic human heart of the matter.”
~ Bozoma Saint John, Uber

“…not hired cuz I’m black woman, but cuz I’m good. My color is just an extra benefit.”
~ Bozoma Saint John, Uber

Conference Link: TechCrunch Disrupt SF