Take your front row seat for these intriguing conversations with renowned Silicon Valley leaders and innovators. Computer History Museum's acclaimed speaker series is now on KQED Plus with valuable insights into the process, risks and rewards of technological innovation.
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Elon Musk (#107) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
Author Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft, in conversation with journalist Jose Antonio Vargas.
- KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 13, 2015 -- 7:00pm
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- KQED World: Mon, Oct 26, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me
Darpa's Dan Kaufman (#106) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
Dr. David Ferrucci, IBM Fellow and Principal Investigator of the Watson/Jeopardy project, in conversation with Richard Waters of the Financial Times.
- KQED World: Mon, Oct 19, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me
Lean In Author Sheryl Sandberg (#108H) Duration: 53:06 STEREO TVG
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jane Smiley discusses The Man Who Invented the Computer, John Vincent Atanasoff, with John Hollar, ceo of the Computer History Museum.
How Google Works Authors (#414H) Duration: 54:13 STEREO TVG
Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg came to Google a decade ago as proven tech executives. To succeed, they realized they would have to relearn what they thought they knew about management and business. Moderator Marissa Mayer spent 13 years at Google before becoming CEO of Yahoo. This is a master class in leadership and an inside look at an iconic company.
- KQED 9: Sun, Oct 25, 2015 -- 12:00am Remind me
Creativity, Inc. Pixar's Ed Catmull (#111H) Duration: 53:13 STEREO TVG
Is technology the new frontier of warfare? Author Mark Bowden and T.J. Campana, Senior Program Manager of Microsoft's Digital Crimes Unit in conversation with John Markoff of The New York Times.
The Facebook Effect (#101H) Duration: 53:11 STEREO TVG
Watch Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg along with author David Kirkpatrick in conversation with NPR's Guy Raz.
- KQED 9: Sun, Nov 1, 2015 -- 12:00am Remind me
The Innovators Author Walter Isaacson (#112) Duration: 54:12 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
Author and venture capital pioneer Bill Draper in conversation with KQED's Dave Iverson.
Steve Jobs: The Authorized Biography (#102H) Duration: 53:05 STEREO TVG
Why Games Make us Better and How They Can Change the World. Author Dr. Jane McGonigal in conversation with NPR's Laura Sydell.
- KQED 9: Sun, Nov 8, 2015 -- 12:00am Remind me
The Age of Edison Author Ernest Freeberg (#109) Duration: 54:14 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
Author Steven Levy in conversation with NPR's Laura Sydell about his book, In the Plex: How Google Thinks, Works and Shapes our Lives.
- KQED World: Mon, Nov 9, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me
Challenge and Promise of Artificial Intelligence (#113H) Duration: 53:10 STEREO TVG
Google's Research Director, Peter Norvig, and Microsoft Research's Distinguished Engineer, Eric Horvitz, in conversation with KQED's Tim Olson. Part of the Bay Area Science Festival.
Marissa Mayer (#103H) Duration: 53:01 STEREO TVG
Steve Jobs's biographer, Walter Isaacson, in conversation with Computer History Museum CEO John Hollar.
- KQED 9: Sun, Nov 15, 2015 -- 12:00am Remind me
The New Digital Age with Schmidt, Cohen & Sandberg (#110) Duration: 54:08 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
The inventor of the EDSAC, Maurice Wilkes, is remembered by Dr. David Hartley of the University of Cambridge. Interviewed by Computer History Museum CEO John Hollar.
- KQED World: Mon, Nov 16, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me
An Evening with Marissa Mayer (#201H) Duration: 53:13 STEREO TVG
Meet Marissa Mayer, the new CEO of Yahoo!. Interviewed by NPR's Laura Sydell when she was Google's Vice President of Local, Maps and Location Services, Mayer speaks about her education, being hired as Google's first female engineer and much more.
An Evening with Bill Ford (#202H) Duration: 53:13 STEREO TVG
Meet Bill Ford, the executive chairman of Ford Motor Company. He speaks about the company's entry into Silicon Valley's brand of innovation and creativity with a new research lab in a wide-ranging conversation with Computer History Museum's John Hollar.