The Churchill Club’s Venture Capital Roundtable on Trends & Strategies for 2009

March 28, 2009

Here’s a video of a very good recent roundtable organized by the Churchill Club concerning trends and strategies in Venture Capital for 2009. Moderated by Geoffrey Yang, Founding Partner, Redpoint Ventures; the panel features Jay Hoag, Co-founder, Technology Crossover Ventures; Reid Hoffman, Chairman and CEO, LinkedIn; and Matt Murphy, Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers:


Venture Capital and TED

September 13, 2008

Starting out in 1984, TED (Technology, Innovation, Design) brings together the world’s top “thinkers and doers”, and challenges them to give the talk of their lives in the grand total of 18 minutes. Some of these have crossed over into the realm of venture capital and the following two videos are amongst the better talks available.

The first was given by John Doerr, partner at legendary Silicon Valley VC firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, entitled “Seeking Salvation and Profit in Greentech”. Here it is:

The second clip features “The Pitch Coach” David S. Rose of Rose Tech Ventures and New York Angels speaking about 10 things you need to know before you pitch to a VC for money:

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John Doerr Delivers Keynote Address at 2008 UC Berkeley Energy Symposium

September 5, 2008

Here’s John Doerr, partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, delivering the afternoon keynote address at this years UC Berkeley Energy Symposium: