October 30, 2019
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My 2 Key Takeaways from WORLDZ: Influencers Are Still Influencing and Podcast are a (really) Big Deal

By: Scott Zakheim, Landmark Ventures Thanks to the generous and warm hospitality of my friend Robin Zucker, CMO of WORLDZ, I was afforded the opportunity to head […]
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October 28, 2019
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Predictive Maintenance Throwdown

By: Isaac Brown, Landmark Ventures Predictive maintenance is a killer use case for IoT & predictive analytics technologies – how did a grimy old concept for […]
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October 8, 2019
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Doing The Dirty Work

By: Isaac Brown, Landmark Ventures In recent years, IIoT and I4.0 startups have been founded under the premise that many industrial operators are “data rich and information […]
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October 1, 2019
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IoT Platform Shakedown

By: Isaac Brown, Landmark Ventures We are most of the way through 2019 – and are we still talking about IoT platforms? Yes, we are. Despite […]
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September 9, 2019
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Building A Bigger Wall Will Lead to a Crumbling Cybersecurity Strategy

By: David Shefter, Landmark Ventures  Companies that sit back and develop a security posture based solely on prevention will put their business performance and brand reputation […]
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September 9, 2019
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This Entrepreneur Is Helping Save Lives With His Video Games

By: Jessica Abo, Entrepreneur If you ask Sam Glassenberg how his company, Level Ex, came to be, the founder and CEO will admit it was an accident. “I’ve […]
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September 6, 2019
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Purpose At Work: How Microsoft Is Liberating Data To Scale Impact

By: Simon Mainwaring, Forbes  This is the eighth post in a series of conversations with business leaders from some of the most innovative companies in the […]
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September 3, 2019
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Purpose At Work: How MLB Hits Purpose Out Of The Park

By: Simon Mainwaring, Forbes  This is the seventh post in a series of interviews with purposeful business people. Interviewees attended the Los Angeles Social Innovation Summit. Innovators […]
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August 28, 2019
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Tesla’s School Programs Are Key To Its Mission And Workforce Development

By: Dacia J. Ferris, Teslarati Tesla’s internships for high school graduates at Gigafactory 1 in Sparks, Nevada have been well received due to their mutual benefits […]
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August 27, 2019
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Purpose At Work: How Amgen Builds Scientific Literacy To Grow Its Business And Positive Impact

Simon Mainwaring, Forbes This is the sixth post in a series of interviews with impact-driven corporate leaders. Interviews were conducted around the Los Angeles Social Innovation Summit. […]
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August 26, 2019
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How Tesla Is Driving Opportunities for Students and Teachers

By: Jessica Abo, Entrepreneur Whether you’re looking at Tesla’s factories in California, Nevada, New York or soon to be Shanghai, or the company’s sales and service centers […]
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August 23, 2019
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Purpose At Work: How Ford’s Transforming Lives And Its Business Through Education

By: Simon Mainwaring, Forbes This is the fifth article in a series of interviews from business leaders who attended the Social Innovation Summit in Los Angeles. The Summit […]
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August 20, 2019
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Landmark Ventures Announces David Shefter as Chief Information Security Officer and Venture Partner

By: Mel Ochoa, Cison PR Web Landmark Ventures, a global strategic and financial advisory firm that offers a unique combination of business development, influencer event programs, […]
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August 16, 2019
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A Lyft Executive Says These 3 Things Will Help Your Business Make a Positive Social Impact

By: Jessica Abo, Entrepreneur When it comes to innovation and making a positive social impact, Mike Masserman suggests every company leader start by asking themselves: What is […]
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August 13, 2019
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Purpose At Work: How Tesla Leverages Purpose To Build Its Workforce And Business

By: Simon Mainwaring, Forbes This is the fourth article in a series about mission focused businesses trailblazers. Each interviewee attended the Los Angeles Social Innovation Summit. The […]
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August 7, 2019
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Purpose At Work: How Lyft Accelerates Purpose Post-IPO

By: Simon Mainwaring, Forbes This post is the third in a series of conversations with purpose-driven leaders who shared insights at the Social Innovation Summit in Los Angeles […]
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August 2, 2019
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This Starbucks Executive Shares How Your Company Can Make a Positive Social Impact

By: Jessica Abo, Entrepreneur When it comes to social innovation at Starbucks, there are many things that make John Kelly proud, but he admits picking one […]
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June 19, 2019
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Landmark Ventures Announces Olivia Brooks Allan as Vice President to Lead Conferences and Events Practice

By: Mel Ochoa, Cison PR Web Landmark Ventures, a global strategic and financial advisory firm that offers a unique combination of business development, influencer event programs, […]
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June 12, 2019
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Purpose At Work: How TOMS Is Evolving Its Brand To Scale Its Impact

By: Simon Mainwaring, Forbes This post is the first in a series of discussions with top corporate leaders around the purposeful initiatives and innovations they shared […]
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June 5, 2019
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At The Intersection Of Profit And Purpose

By: Paul Clolery, TheNonProfitTimes  Los Angeles, Calif. — Life is a series of intersections. Audience members at the 2019 Social Innovation Summit (#SIS19) here this week were asked […]
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June 5, 2019
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Cuban: ‘Happier’ when Lakers are ‘screwed up’

By: Dave McMenamin, ESPN OS ANGELES — Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, in L.A. for a downtown speaking engagement, couldn’t stifle a grin when asked about the current […]
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January 4, 2018
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Learning Journey 101

By Sara Harari Director of Programs In 2017, our Social Innovation Summit inaugurated our brand new Learning Journey format — and it was a huge success! […]
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June 4, 2017
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Unleashed: The Social Innovation Summit Expands into a Bigger, Broader Platform for Change

By: Rahim Kanani, Huffington Post The national and global landscapes look starkly different today than they did a year ago, as does the promise and prospect […]
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May 25, 2017
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12-year-old puts color, culture on kids’ reading lists with #1000BlackGirlBooks

By: Heidi Stevens, Chicago Tribune Every once in a while, you meet someone who makes you grateful to be walking around on Earth right now, sharing […]
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January 13, 2017
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From the Desk of the CTO: Artificial? yes. Intelligent? no.

By Anthony Juliano CTO & General Partner I’m tired. I’m tired of marketing organizations using the term “AI” to describe some portion of machine learning in […]
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August 1, 2016
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From the Desk of the CTO: Strategic Innovation

By Anthony Juliano CTO & General Partner It turns out that innovation is one of those funny words that gets tossed around a lot – especially […]
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June 8, 2016
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Turning Innovative Ideas into a Successful Business

By June Sugiyama Director of the Vodafone Americas Foundation; recently led the transition of Foundation’s strategy towards technology for social impact. This post is part of […]
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June 7, 2016
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A Company’s Values Are Becoming Its Brand

By Phil Goldstein BizTech Phil Goldstein is a web editor for BizTech. Besides keeping up with the latest in technology trends, he is also an avid […]
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April 1, 2016

Israel’s Big Impact on the Internet of Really Important Things

By Greg Petroff Chief Experience Officer, GE This post is part of a series produced by The Huffington Post in conjunction with the Israel Dealmakers Summit […]
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March 31, 2016

Embracing the Local Power of Innovation

Bruce Aust Vice Chairman, NASDAQ This post is part of a series produced by The Huffington Post in conjunction with the Israel Dealmakers Summit 2016, the […]
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March 30, 2016

Health Care Is in the Midst of a Transformation

By Yitzhak Peterburg Chairman of the Board of Directors, Teva This post is part of a series produced by The Huffington Post in conjunction with the […]
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March 25, 2016

7 Reasons US Multinationals Invest in Israel

By Ziva Eger Chief Executive, Foreign Investments and Industrial Cooperation, Israel Ministry of Economy and Industry This post is part of a series produced by The […]
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February 11, 2016

From orbit to India: Applying the XPRIZE model to global poverty

By Catherine Cheney Devex Impact Zenia Tata, executive director of global development at the XPRIZE Foundation, stood in a room of top experts, industry leaders, and […]
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March 25, 2015

OurCrowd’s Jon Medved Delivers Inspired Talk at Israel Dealmakers Summit

By Alan Weinkrantz The Times of Israel Jon masterfully frames his talks in historical context, provides facts and figures that supports his narrative, and leaves us […]
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March 3, 2015

CTIA Announces Microsoft, Media Technology Summit and InterDrone as Strategic Partners at CTIA Super Mobility

CTIA–The Wireless Association® today announced new strategic partnerships with Microsoft Corp., Media Technology Summit and InterDrone. These organizations, led by visionaries at the forefront of mobile […]
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