Berkeley Innovation Podcast

Berkeley Innovation Podcast
Dedicated to the study and practice of entrepreneurship and technology innovation. Brought to you by Berkeley Engineering’s Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology (SCET). Hosted by Industry Fellow Stephen Torres and other SCET contributors.

Student Stories: Alec Willerman, Best Course Coordinator Award SCET Fall 2019
Dec 15, 2019 • 26 min
Episode #9 This Student Stories episode features Alec Willerman, a BerkeleyHaas senior who was recently recognized as Best Course Coordinator in SCET classes during the Fall 2019. In the episode, Alec shares his journey, what he wants to do in the future,…
Foundercast: Expensify Founder & CEO David Barrett
Dec 9, 2019 • 69 min
Episode #8 Foundercast Episode featuring Expensify Founder & CEO David Barrett. During his talk on campus at the Newton Lecture Series, Barrett shares his core philosophy of identifying the biggest problem you can, then go to work immediately to solve it.…
Marissa Mayer - Newton Series Classic
Nov 24, 2019 • 36 min
Episode #7 This Newton Series Classic Episode features Marissa Mayer talking on campus when she was still VP of Search Products and User Experience at Google. She shares her journey to Google and some of the exciting things she was working on at the time.…
Foundercast: DoorDash Cofounder & CEO, Tony Xu
Nov 17, 2019 • 66 min
Episode #6 In this Foundercast episode, DoorDash Co-Founder & CEO Tony Xu has a fireside chat with Vicky Howell during our SCET Newton Lecture series in the Fall of 2018. Tony shares his journey from student at Berkeley to starting DoorDash, along with…
Alumni Achievers: Padmini Pyapali at Uber, Jeff Juang at Facebook, and Sanjay Jeyakumar at Twitter, Cal Engineer Newton Series panel hosted by Amit Kumar
Nov 10, 2019 • 70 min
Episode #5 This Alumni Achiever episode features a Berkeley Engineering Leader Panel recorded March 21, 2017 as part of the Newton Lecture Series. The discussion is moderated by Amit Kumar, Partner at VC form Accel and features Padmini Pyapali of Uber,…
Ben Horowitz on Building a Technology Company - Newton Series Classic
Nov 3, 2019 • 48 min
Episode #4 Newton Series Classic episode featuring renowned Entrepreneur and Venture Capitalist Ben Horowitz. Andreessen Horowitz Co-Founder Ben Horowitz gave this Newton Lecture Series talk on campus at Berkeley on November 3rd, 2009, just four months…
Faculty Insight: Alexander Fred-Ojala on Blockchain and Data essentials, applications, and future.
Oct 27, 2019 • 48 min
Episode #3 Faculty Insight conversation with Alexander Fred-Ojala on Blockchain, Data Science, and AI. Alex is an International Instructor from Sweden who is the former Research Director of the SCET Data Lab and co-Founder of the SCET Blockchain Lab. He…
Faculty Insight: The Game Master, Moor Xu
Oct 20, 2019 • 27 min
Episode #2 Faculty Insight Moor Xu, Sutardja Center “Game Master” for many of our experiential learning modules shares what goes into the games. 00:45 - Introduction of Moor 01:30 - How and why games 04:14 - What are you thinking about when you come up…
Faculty Insight: Ikhlaq Sidhu, Chief Scientist & Faculty Director, Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology
Oct 14, 2019 • 48 min
Episode #1 Faculty Insight Interview with Professor Ikhlaq Sidhu, PhD, Chief Scientist & Faculty Director of Berkeley Engineering’s Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology (SCET). In this episode, Dr. Sidhu discusses the history of SCET on…