How Can Technology Help Small Business

Steven Aldrich speaks about innovating small businesses and benefits and barriers of bringing a small business online.
Blockchain Applications in Capital Markets and Trade: The Way to Success
Blockchain Applications in Capital Markets and Trade: The Way to Success

  Arguably no technology has been such a disruptive innovation since the advent of the internet as blockchain technology. This

28 top new startups in Silicon Valley you have to be aware of by the end of this year
28 top new startups in Silicon Valley you have to be aware of by the end of this year

  There is no shortage of startups in Silicon Valley and the surrounding region. That is akin to asking how

When innovation calls, what do corporations really do?
When innovation calls, what do corporations really do?

  Innovation has traditionally been associated with startups and small enterprises given their nimble sizes and better adaptability to change.

Banks & Fintech: How to form effective and mutually beneficial partnerships
Banks & Fintech: How to form effective and mutually beneficial partnerships

  Over the course of the past several years, the banking industry has been profoundly disrupted by innovative fintech (financial

Silicon Valley Digest: November 6 Edition
Silicon Valley Digest: November 6 Edition

In this issue: Corporate Innovation and Innovation Strategy: What Amazon Gets About Innovation That Google Doesn’t 3 Proven Strategies that

How important is technology for business and marketing in 2016?
How important is technology for business and marketing in 2016?

More than last year, and will be even more so next year. Marketing is perpetual competition; your product is the

You don’t have to look far to see examples of how the growth of digital technology has disrupted traditional industries in a big way.
You don’t have to look far to see examples of how the growth of digital technology has disrupted traditional industries in a big way.

From the way you buy and sell insurance, to how you learn about new opportunities to grow your business, these

The recipe of success behind the most powerful Silicon Valley companies (and what you can learn from them)
The recipe of success behind the most powerful Silicon Valley companies (and what you can learn from them)

The San Francisco Bay-area isn’t known for it’s weather and amazing Chinese food. Known as Silicon Valley, the region of

Top 10 Silicon Valley companies you absolutely need to visit
Top 10 Silicon Valley companies you absolutely need to visit

With the depth of venture capital investment in the region, if the three million people that reside in Silicon valley

7 Silicon Valley landmarks every executive has to visit in 2016
7 Silicon Valley landmarks every executive has to visit in 2016

There’s more than enough to see in Silicon Valley and the surrounding area for any tourist (Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz,

Banking Regulatory Challenges & Fintech: Bonova Advisory Reports Views of Global Bank Leaders at a Leadership Summit in Silicon Valley
Banking Regulatory Challenges & Fintech: Bonova Advisory Reports Views of Global Bank Leaders at a Leadership Summit in Silicon Valley

September 14 – 15, 2016 : ‘Banking Disrupted Leadership Summit’, was held at Silicon Valley Center where Global Banking Industry

Silicon Valley Innovation Center Banking Disrupted Summit 2016 Brings Out Financial Tech Giants
Silicon Valley Innovation Center Banking Disrupted Summit 2016 Brings Out Financial Tech Giants

Leading Financial and Tech Companies Western Union, Lend Up, Capital One, NASDAQ, and Elevate among several companies to attend Silicon

Banking Disrupted Weekly Digest: September 11 Edition
Banking Disrupted Weekly Digest: September 11 Edition

In this issue: Wall Street steps up its game against fintech Next Wave of Fintech: Ditch the Humans Santander: Bitcoin

The 9 coolest startups in Silicon Valley of 2016
The 9 coolest startups in Silicon Valley of 2016

It’s no secret that Silicon Valley is a wellspring of new startups, year in and year out. Everything from FinTech

Repeat After Me: Humans Run the Internet, Not Algorithms
Repeat After Me: Humans Run the Internet, Not Algorithms

With the Facebook Trending mess, people are arguing over whether humans or algorithms should run Facebook. But that makes no sense.

Silicon Valley: The global brand for innovation
Silicon Valley: The global brand for innovation

Silicon Valley: The global brand for innovation   Google. Facebook. Salesforce. Yahoo. Microsoft. What do the above five companies all

Modernizing IT for a digital era | McKinsey & Company
Modernizing IT for a digital era | McKinsey & Company

As digital disruptions impose greater demands on IT systems and organizations, companies must consider an end-to-end approach for upgrading and managing business technologies.

HP Enterprise in talks to sell software division to Thoma Bravo for up to $10 billion
HP Enterprise in talks to sell software division to Thoma Bravo for up to $10 billion

(Reuters) — Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (HPE) is in talks with buyout firm Thoma Bravo LLC to sell its software division, hoping it can fetch between $8 billion and $10 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.

The Growth of Cloud Computing Markets
The Growth of Cloud Computing Markets

Cloud computing has taken markets by storm. Learn about what the term entails and why it is rapidly growing.

Uber’s plan to get more people into fewer cars
Uber’s plan to get more people into fewer cars

Uber didn’t start out with grand ambitions to cut congestion and pollution.

How disruptive technology could improve real estate transparency
How disruptive technology could improve real estate transparency

There’s a growing demand for transparency, and the real estate industry has been listening.

The power of innovation: why more than ever (finance) executive teams need to visit Silicon Valley at least once a year
The power of innovation: why more than ever (finance) executive teams need to visit Silicon Valley at least once a year

…and we mean the very least. The financial sector (finsec) has in recent years been under a persistent threat from

How artificial intelligence impacts the finance industry: opportunity or threat?
How artificial intelligence impacts the finance industry: opportunity or threat?

The good, the bad, and the quickly adaptable/predictive algorithms:                       

The 4 Essential Upcoming Silicon Valley Fintech Events of 2016
The 4 Essential Upcoming Silicon Valley Fintech Events of 2016

We are halfway through the year, but there are still a handful of informative, engaging, must-attend events addressing fin sec

Fintech Poses No. 1 Threat to Community Banks, Execs Tell FDIC (and More News)
Fintech Poses No. 1 Threat to Community Banks, Execs Tell FDIC (and More News)

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in fintech, banking, and disruptive trends Fintech Poses No.

Why Visit Silicon Valley to Discover How To Navigate FinTech Disruption: Bank of Queensland Edition
Why Visit Silicon Valley to Discover How To Navigate FinTech Disruption: Bank of Queensland Edition

 Silicon Valley Innovation Center (SVIC) hosted the Board of Directors and the executive management team of Bank of Queensland (Australia).

All It Took Was Pokemon to Get People into Bank Branches (And More News)
All It Took Was Pokemon to Get People into Bank Branches (And More News)

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in fintech, banking, and disruptive trends All It Took

Americans Stuck in Bad Financial Services Relationships (and More News)
Americans Stuck in Bad Financial Services Relationships (and More News)

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in fintech, banking, and disruptive trends Americans Stuck in

Why Taking Your Board of Directors to Silicon Valley Offers Great ROI
Why Taking Your Board of Directors to Silicon Valley Offers Great ROI

Though many CEOs may not yet be willing to admit it, every company is effectively a technology firm. When asking

How Big Banks are Embracing the Fintech Revolution (and More News)
How Big Banks are Embracing the Fintech Revolution (and More News)

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in fintech, banking, and disruptive trends How Big Banks

Visit Silicon Valley to Invest in Internet of Things Startups
Visit Silicon Valley to Invest in Internet of Things Startups

On Wednesday, June 15th, Silicon Valley Innovation Center (SVIC) hosted the executive team from TeamViewer. Launched in 2005, TeamViewer is

Will Brexit Cause a Techxit? 10 Ways Britain’s EU Exit Will Affect Technology (and More News)
Will Brexit Cause a Techxit? 10 Ways Britain’s EU Exit Will Affect Technology (and More News)

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in fintech, banking, and disruptive trends Will Brexit Cause

Why Visit Silicon Valley To Discover Food Innovation: Tetra Pak Edition
Why Visit Silicon Valley To Discover Food Innovation: Tetra Pak Edition

On Monday, June 13th through Wednesday, June 15th, Silicon Valley Innovation Center (SVIC) hosted the executive team from Tetra Pak

Think Students are Unhappy with Higher Education? Try Employers (Plus More News)
Think Students are Unhappy with Higher Education? Try Employers (Plus More News)

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in higher education, EdTech, and disruptive trends Think Students

What You Can Learn From Visiting  Top Silicon Valley Companies
What You Can Learn From Visiting Top Silicon Valley Companies

We are living at a pivotal time in history when technology is changing at faster rates than ever before. Gadgets,

How The Internet of Things Will Change Banking and More News
How The Internet of Things Will Change Banking and More News

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in fintech, banking, and disruptive trends How The Internet

How Artificial Intelligence Could Solve the Biggest Problem in Education and More News
How Artificial Intelligence Could Solve the Biggest Problem in Education and More News

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in higher education, EdTech, and disruptive trends Here’s How

Dimon Says Auto-Loan Market Stressed, Sees Pain for Banks (Plus More News)
Dimon Says Auto-Loan Market Stressed, Sees Pain for Banks (Plus More News)

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in fintech, banking, and disruptive trends The Digital Divide:

RACV Board of Directors Visits Silicon Valley
RACV Board of Directors Visits Silicon Valley

Monday, May 23rd through Friday, May 27th, 2016 – Silicon Valley Innovation Center (SVIC) hosted the Board of Directors from

The Education Institution of the Future is Here – It’s Up to Leaders to Seize It and More News
The Education Institution of the Future is Here – It’s Up to Leaders to Seize It and More News

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in higher education, EdTech, and disruptive trends The Education

The Digital Divide: How Bank CEOs Can Take Advantage of Fintech Disruption
The Digital Divide: How Bank CEOs Can Take Advantage of Fintech Disruption

Technology has reshaped every aspect of our personal and business lives. From the way we work to the way we

VC Funding is Flowing Back to Fintech Startups (and More News)
VC Funding is Flowing Back to Fintech Startups (and More News)

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in fintech, banking, and disruptive trends   Venture capital

Universities Can’t Solve Our Skills Gap Problems Because They Caused It (plus more news)
Universities Can’t Solve Our Skills Gap Problems Because They Caused It (plus more news)

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in higher education, EdTech, and disruptive trends Universities Can’t

The ‘To-Die-For Customer Experience’ Starts with Tech (plus more news)
The ‘To-Die-For Customer Experience’ Starts with Tech (plus more news)

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in fintech, banking, and disruptive trends The ‘To-Die-For Customer

Video: Measuring Human Behavior with Technology
Video: Measuring Human Behavior with Technology

As the digital economy continues to evolve and globalize, many organizations struggle to reach their customers with meaningful engagement. Customers

How Small Banks Can Partner With Fintech Firms and More News
How Small Banks Can Partner With Fintech Firms and More News

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in fintech, banking, and disruptive trends How Small Banks

Video: The Future of Innovation Lies in the Customer Experience (Pt. 1)
Video: The Future of Innovation Lies in the Customer Experience (Pt. 1)

Companies across verticals and industries – such as insurance, banking, education and healthcare to name a few – are no strangers to disruptive

Professors Need to Learn to Love Online Education to Save Colleges (plus more news)
Professors Need to Learn to Love Online Education to Save Colleges (plus more news)

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in higher education, EdTech, and disruptive trends To Save

Hacker Group Draws Bull’s Eye on ‘Every Major Banking System’ and More News
Hacker Group Draws Bull’s Eye on ‘Every Major Banking System’ and More News

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in fintech, banking, and disruptive trends Hacker Group Draws Bull’s

The Evolution of Online Education and More News
The Evolution of Online Education and More News

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in higher education, EdTech, and disruptive trends The Evolution

Where Banks Are Most Vulnerable to Cyberattacks and More News
Where Banks Are Most Vulnerable to Cyberattacks and More News

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in fintech, banking, and disruptive trends Where Banks Are

Nanyang Technological University visits Silicon Valley
Nanyang Technological University visits Silicon Valley

Thursday April 21, 2016 –  Silicon Valley Innovation Center (SVIC) organized an educational program for 92 students and 4 professors

Bank of Queensland visits Silicon Valley
Bank of Queensland visits Silicon Valley

Friday April 22, 2016 – Silicon Valley Innovation Center (SVIC) hosted Jon Earle Sutton, Chief Executive Officer, and Peter Deans,

Opening Minds on EdTech and More News
Opening Minds on EdTech and More News

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in higher education, EdTech, and disruptive trends Opening Minds

Federal Reserve Warns On FinTech Risks and More News
Federal Reserve Warns On FinTech Risks and More News

A weekly wrap-up from Silicon Valley on what’s making the news in fintech, banking, and disruptive trends Fed Williams Warns

Silicon Valley Insurance Accelerator Kicks Off this Season with Customer Engagement at the Digital Edge
Silicon Valley Insurance Accelerator Kicks Off this Season with Customer Engagement at the Digital Edge

Silicon Valley Insurance Accelerator and Silicon Valley Innovation Center present Insurance Disrupted Q1: Customer Engagement at the Digital Edge, a

Silicon Valley Innovation Center Announces Groundbreaking Speakers For Its Banking Disrupted Leadership Summit
Silicon Valley Innovation Center Announces Groundbreaking Speakers For Its Banking Disrupted Leadership Summit

Silicon Valley Innovation Center announced today the speaker lineup for its Banking Disrupted leadership summit featuring some of the most

Silicon Valley Innovation Center kicks off 2016 with Smart Investing and IoT— a disruptive conference
Silicon Valley Innovation Center kicks off 2016 with Smart Investing and IoT— a disruptive conference

Silicon Valley Innovation Center kicks off 2016 with Smart Investing and IoT— a disruptive conference This year, 5.5 million new

Innovation in STEM Education.
Innovation in STEM Education.

In December 2015 Silicon Valley Innovation Center has organized another educational program – 10 STEM teachers from Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools

Innovation in Public Education: Best Practices from Leading U.S. Universities
Innovation in Public Education: Best Practices from Leading U.S. Universities

The Eurasian National University (ENU) of Kazakhstan is one of the largest universities in Kazakhstan with approximately 15,000 students currently attending

“Insurance Disrupted | 2015” Conference Awards Limelight Health as Winner of its Insurance StartUp Showcase.
“Insurance Disrupted | 2015” Conference Awards Limelight Health as Winner of its Insurance StartUp Showcase.

“Insurance Disrupted | 2015” Conference Awards Limelight Health as Winner of its Insurance StartUp Showcase. By: Natalie L. Wood Silicon

Limelight Health Wins 1st Prize at StartUp Showcase held at “Insurance Disrupted | Silicon Valley 2015” Conference
Limelight Health Wins 1st Prize at StartUp Showcase held at “Insurance Disrupted | Silicon Valley 2015” Conference

Featuring QuotePad, the only mobile-first, real-time health insurance quoting and modeling solution, Limelight Health takes home top honors at the

Design-Thinking For Teachers: Innovative Approaches To Teaching And Learning.
Design-Thinking For Teachers: Innovative Approaches To Teaching And Learning.

On October 21-25th Silicon Valley Innovation Center organized four workshops on Design Thinking and its application to K12 education for

Visit by Sharewin Shanghai Equity Management Fund
Visit by Sharewin Shanghai Equity Management Fund

On the week of 10/26, SVIC hosted a visit by Sharewin Shanghai Equity Management Fund. The group of 13 executives

DISRUPTING INSURANCE WITH BIG DATA ANALYTICS:                                    C-Suite Strategies Using Big Data Analytics
DISRUPTING INSURANCE WITH BIG DATA ANALYTICS: C-Suite Strategies Using Big Data Analytics

 Silicon Valley Innovation Center Hosted a Special VIP Insurance Thought Leadership Event on Thursday, Oct 15th, 2015 in San Francisco

The $5 Trillion Insurance Industry Is Getting a Digital Board of Directors
The $5 Trillion Insurance Industry Is Getting a Digital Board of Directors

Silicon Valley Innovation Center (SVIC) and Insurance Thought Leadership (ITL) Partner in Launching SVIC’s 2016 Digital Leadership and Innovation Acceleration

DISRUPTING INSURANCE WITH BIG DATA ANALYTICS
DISRUPTING INSURANCE WITH BIG DATA ANALYTICS

C-Suite Strategies Using Big Data Analytics Thursday, October 15, 2015 from 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM (PDT)San Francisco, CA  

The Future of Venture Capital & Angel Investing
The Future of Venture Capital & Angel Investing

The Future of Venture Capital & Angel Investing: Half-Day Workshop for Active InvestorsAndrew Romans Tuesday, September 15, 2015 from 9:00

$1 Prototype
$1 Prototype

$1 Prototype – A Modern Approach to Mobile UX Design and Rapid InnovationGreg Nudelman  Thursday, July 9, 2015 from 5:30