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Established in 1978, MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) is one of the oldest entrepreneurial-support organizations in the world. These podcasts are produced by the Cambridge Chapter. The podcasts compliment the programs held in Cambridge, Massachusetts. These in-person programs bring together startup founders, investors, industry leaders, service providers, and the tech-curious to inform, connect and coach the early-stage technology entrepreneur.

Established in 1978, MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) is one of the oldest entrepreneurial-support organizations in the world. These podcasts are produced by the Cambridge Chapter. The podcasts compliment the programs held in Cambridge, Massachusetts. These in-person programs bring together startup founders, investors, industry leaders, service providers, and the tech-curious to inform, connect and coach the early-stage technology entrepreneur.

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Established in 1978, MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) is one of the oldest entrepreneurial-support organizations in the world. These podcasts are produced by the Cambridge Chapter. The podcasts compliment the programs held in Cambridge, Massachusetts. These in-person programs bring together startup founders, investors, industry leaders, service providers, and the tech-curious to inform, connect and coach the early-stage technology entrepreneur.

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English


Episodes

Making use of “Extra Time” to Expand the Connected Things Convo

3/23/2020
The best-laid plans often go awry…as they say. Today is March 23, 2020, the day we were SUPPOSED to be at the MIT Media Lab hosting 100’s of people at our annual Connected Things 2020 Conference. But instead of having a cocktail 🍻 at the networking reception right now, I’m drinking at my kitchen table […] The post Making use of “Extra Time” to Expand the Connected Things Convo appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:10:44

Evolv Technology is Securing Venues Using Innovative New Sensors and Advanced AI

3/3/2020
Evolv Technology adds a layer of physical security for venues using connected AI and edge processing methods. In this Connected Things 2020 preview podcast, we chat with Michael Ellenbogen, Founder & Head of Advanced Technology, Evolv Technology, about safety as a basic human right. Evolv’s vision is to create a layer of unobtrusive physical security […] The post Evolv Technology is Securing Venues Using Innovative New Sensors and Advanced AI appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:27:22

Trend Spotting from Very’s Industrial and Consumer IoT Deployments

2/22/2020
Very offers end-to-end IoT development that helps Enterprise/Industrial and Consumer brands bring IoT solutions to life. In this podcast interview, Mark Thirman, MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge’s Connected Things 2020 Conference chair chats will Bill Brock, VP of Engineering at Very about trends he’s observed from use cases in real-life IoT deployments that combine three or […] The post Trend Spotting from Very’s Industrial and Consumer IoT Deployments appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum...

Duration:00:24:43

Gabi Zijderveld, Affectiva’s CMO on Humanizing Tech with Emotion AI

1/26/2020
Affectiva spun out of MIT Media Lab in 2009 and is on a mission to humanize technology. But what does that mean? In this podcast interview Mark Thirman, Connected Things 2020 Conference Chair chats with Affectiva’s Chief Marketing Officer (and Connected Things 2020 keynote), Gabi Zijderveld about their pioneering work in Emotion AI and Human […] The post Gabi Zijderveld, Affectiva’s CMO on Humanizing Tech with Emotion AI appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:30:32

Securing Devices & Networks for the Future Growth of IoT

1/24/2019
Joel Bagnal is the President and Chief Operating Officer of Vericlave, Inc., a cybersecurity company focused on offering customers a highly differentiated national security grade solution that conceals networks and prevents hacks against critical assets. Joel is no stranger to difficult scenarios. On 9/11, he was in the Pentagon just a few offices away from […] The post Securing Devices & Networks for the Future Growth of IoT appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:47:30

This is your TV on (Disruptive) IoT

1/10/2019
This week, hundreds of thousands of technology fanatics have made their annual pilgrimage to Las Vegas for the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Upon entering the convention center, visitors were greeted by huge TVs. Little do many of these folks know, those TVs may actually be Internet of Things (IoT) devices. In this Connected Things 2019 (happening March […] The post This is your TV on (Disruptive) IoT appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:38:12

Raising $ Today vs. “Back in the Day” and Other Insights from Terry Hsiao

11/30/2018
As part of our 40th-anniversary celebration, we’re catching up with successful entrepreneurs who have a #MITEFStory and asking them about the past, present, and future both for them and for the MIT Enterprise Forum. Terry Hsiao is a serial entrepreneur, advisor, and investor. His latest startup, Hook Mobile, a mobile cloud messaging services provider that […] The post Raising $ Today vs. “Back in the Day” and Other Insights from Terry Hsiao appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:21:05

Mobile App Development

6/11/2018
Since 2009, MindSea has developed hundreds of mobile applications for startups, news media giants, and nearly everything in between. Using their strategic expertise, they guide companies in planning, launching and growing their mobile offering to a widespread audience. Recognized for their applications’ outstanding user experience, as well as their exceptional client service, this Canadian team […] The post Mobile App Development appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:14:43

Reinventing Healthcare Communications: An Interview with The Rounds

6/5/2018
Developed by Boondoc Technologies, The Rounds provides physicians with a free, secure, online platform to collaborate and connect in real-time with colleagues across the country. Providing members with access to thousands of journal articles, posts, as well as clinical queries from colleagues, and insights and research from subject matter experts, The Rounds is reinventing how […] The post Reinventing Healthcare Communications: An Interview with The Rounds appeared first on MIT Enterprise...

Duration:00:20:03

Discovering the Potential of Holographic Technology with 4Deep In-water Imaging

5/29/2018
4Deep In-water Imaging is making waves in the world of 3D imaging. Developing patented holographic and fluorescence technology, the company from Nova Scotia, Canada is creating powerful microscopes that are not only faster and more precise than others on the market but are also incredibly versatile. You can meet the team in person at our […] The post Discovering the Potential of Holographic Technology with 4Deep In-water Imaging appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:18:55

Blockchain Meets IoT

3/30/2018
In this podcast, Connected Things Conference Chair Mark Thirman introduces the participants on our Point/Counterpoint, Blockchain & IoT panel. This panel was partly inspired by the vintage SNL skit with Dan Aykroyd and Jane Curtin coupled with the deluge of interest in the notion of Blockchain and IoT combined in some fashion. Frank Gillette, VP, and Principal […] The post Blockchain Meets IoT appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:25:07

How GE Power Advances IoT

3/30/2018
In this podcast with Steven Martin, Chief Digital Officer of GE Power, we get a preview of a few themes that will emerge in his keynote at the event on April 5th. Connected Things Conference Chair, Mark Thirman, spoke with Steve about key GE Power initiatives including; securing the grid, as GE is an active player in […] The post How GE Power Advances IoT appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:38:01

The MathWorks on IoT Success

3/21/2018
In this podcast we talk with Eric Wetjen, Senior Product Marketing Manager at Natick, Massachusetts-based The MathWorks, one of the world’s leading makers of mathematical computing software. The company’s long heritage in areas like embedded computing and predictive maintenance, as well as its broad focus across industries — everything from industrial automation, to smart cities, […] The post The MathWorks on IoT Success appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:14:29

How AWS Views IoT

3/20/2018
Many would argue that the only effective way to gain value at scale from the massive amounts of data the Internet of Things generates is with cloud computing. But what cannot be argued is the position Amazon Web Services holds as a dominant player in the cloud. So what is the AWS take on the […] The post How AWS Views IoT appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:54:38

Lyft’s Growth Story

2/24/2018
Woody Hartman is VP of Operations at Lyft. As the person responsible for taking Lyft’s operations from those of a startup to those of a growth company, he offers special insights into some of the challenges — and ways to overcome them — that startups face that either must grow fast or will die young. […] The post Lyft’s Growth Story appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:18:44

Innovating Cannabis

2/19/2018
Shanel Lindsay is one of Massachusetts’ thought leaders on the medical use of cannabis and is founder and president of Ardent, a startup in the space. She is also a member of the Massachusetts Cannabis Advisory Board, where she works with Massachusetts state government to develop and implement regulations for the medical and adult use […] The post Innovating Cannabis appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:24:32

A Massive Change: Shared Autonomous Electric Vehicles

1/7/2018
In advance of our February 6th, 2018 event all about autonomous vehicles, we spoke with one of the speakers, Boston Consulting Group Principal, Augustin Wegscheider, who also manages the World Economic Forum’s Future of Urban & Autonomous Mobility project. In this podcast, he talks about a particular aspect of this trend: shared electric autonomous vehicles, […] The post A Massive Change: Shared Autonomous Electric Vehicles appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:16:31

Coming Soon: Crypto Funded Credit Scoring

12/15/2017
Successful computer applications by definition create value — but usually require some form of human intermediation to turn that value into actual money that the application’s developers, supporters, and even users can spend. That’s the beauty of cryptocurrency. Even if the application’s developers — and indeed the company behind the application — go away, the […] The post Coming Soon: Crypto Funded Credit Scoring appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:27:20

How ICOs Work — a Podcast with Lex Sokolin

12/10/2017
One thing was obvious from our recent Innovation Series event on initial coin offerings (ICOs): People have a lot of questions about this new form of investing — like what are ICOs, how do they work, and how can startups and investors participate? It’s pretty clear, for example, that when you buy shares in an […] The post How ICOs Work — a Podcast with Lex Sokolin appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:30:05

Turning a Diagnosis into a Personal Statement

11/27/2017
Starting a successful new company is impressive enough. But opening a new market is even more so, especially when the founder happens to be a college student. That’s what Emily Levy accomplished as the CEO and co-founder of Mighty Well — a company at the intersection of fashion, lifestyle, and disease management. But that’s just […] The post Turning a Diagnosis into a Personal Statement appeared first on MIT Enterprise Forum Cambridge.

Duration:00:23:28