NewME Fireside Chat with Gil Elbaz: The State of Innovation
Thursday, April 18, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT)
Santa Monica, CA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join us for a candid conversation with Gil Elbaz on the state of empowering innovations in 2013, and the role that humanity will play in pushing innovation forward. From his early days at Applied Semantics to now, Gil will share his thoughts on the current state and future of innovation, past experiences, as well as his advice for entrepreneurs.
Gil Elbaz is an American entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist best known as the co-founder of Applied Semantics (ASI), a new language that helped create Google’s Adsense. Gil Elbaz is also the founder/CEO of Factual, an information-sharing startup. Gil has long believed that making data accessible will enable more innovative tools and applications. To that end, he set out to develop an open data platform in an effort to maximize data accuracy, transparency, and accessibility.