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Index Insight podcasts are conversations in which entrepreneurs, our partners and others in the Index Ventures network, share stories on company-building, their thoughts on topical industry themes and reflect on lessons learned along the way. Headquartered in London and San Francisco, Index is a global, multi-stage venture capital firm, which has teamed up with entrepreneurs in 39 cities, who are building the world’s next great companies. They include Dropbox, Etsy, Sonos, SoundCloud, Flipboard, King, BlaBlaCar, Squarespace, Lookout, Hortonworks, Pure Storage, Supercell, Funding Circle and many others.

Index Insight podcasts are conversations in which entrepreneurs, our partners and others in the Index Ventures network, share stories on company-building, their thoughts on topical industry themes and reflect on lessons learned along the way. Headquartered in London and San Francisco, Index is a global, multi-stage venture capital firm, which has teamed up with entrepreneurs in 39 cities, who are building the world’s next great companies. They include Dropbox, Etsy, Sonos, SoundCloud, Flipboard, King, BlaBlaCar, Squarespace, Lookout, Hortonworks, Pure Storage, Supercell, Funding Circle and many others.

Location:

United States

Description:

Index Insight podcasts are conversations in which entrepreneurs, our partners and others in the Index Ventures network, share stories on company-building, their thoughts on topical industry themes and reflect on lessons learned along the way. Headquartered in London and San Francisco, Index is a global, multi-stage venture capital firm, which has teamed up with entrepreneurs in 39 cities, who are building the world’s next great companies. They include Dropbox, Etsy, Sonos, SoundCloud, Flipboard, King, BlaBlaCar, Squarespace, Lookout, Hortonworks, Pure Storage, Supercell, Funding Circle and many others.

Language:

English


Episodes

Artificial Intelligence: a force for good?

9/13/2015
Is artificial intelligence force for good? For many, the term Artificial Intelligence, conjures up images of sci-fi movies and humanoid robots, more often than not of malign intent. Yet the reality is that the spectrum of A.I. encompass everything from Siri, Facebook M and smart keyboards to drones and self-driving cars -- in other words, we are already using A.I. in our day-to-day lives, often without realising it. In this roundtable co-hosted by SwiftKey and Index Ventures and held at...

Duration:00:57:23

Richard Thaler on behavioural economics and new book, Misbehaving

6/12/2015
In this latest Index Ventures podcast, Richard Thaler, professor of behavioural science and economics at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, speaks to Rohan Silva, co-founder of Second Home, and Index’s Ventures’ Martin Mignot about behavioural economics and its lessons for entrepreneurs. Economist Richard H. Thaler’s bestseller Nudge: Improving Decisions about Health, Wealth and Happiness, co-authored with Cass R. Sunstein, shook up the world of economics in much the same...

Duration:00:09:35