Y Combinator

We talk with people who are shaping the future. A show about technology in business, research, and art.


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#20 - Making Music and Art Through Machine Learning - Doug Eck of Magenta

Doug Eck is a research scientist at Google and he’s working on Magenta, a project making music and art through machine learning.If you want to learn more you can check out Magenta.Tensorflow.org


 21 July 2017  44m

#19 - Blockchain Investing - Olaf Carlson-Wee and Aaron Harris

Olaf Carlson-Wee is the founder and CEO of Polychain Capital.Aaron Harris is a Partner at YC.


 19 July 2017  53m

#18 - Q&A with YC Partners at the Female Founders Conference

This Q&A was recorded at our fourth annual Female Founders Conference.
Partners: Kat Manalac, Jessica Livingston, Adora Cheung, Anu Hariharan, Carolynn Levy, and Kirsty Nathoo.


 14 July 2017  22m

#17 - Aileen Lee and Kirsty Nathoo at the Female Founders Conference

Aileen Lee is the founder of Cowboy Ventures.Kirsty Nathoo is CFO and a Partner at Y Combinator.


 12 July 2017  26m

#16 - Mark Zuckerberg on How to Build the Future

Mark Zuckerberg is the cofounder of Facebook.Sam Altman is the president of YC Group and he interviewed Mark for a series called How To Build The Future, which you can watch on YC’s YouTube channel.


 07 July 2017  25m

#15 - IPFS, CoinList, and the Filecoin ICO - Juan Benet and Dalton Caldwell

Juan Benet is the founder of Protocol Labs (YC S14). They're working on IPFS, Filecoin, and Coinlist.
Dalton Caldwell is a Partner at YC.


 30 June 2017  2h14m

#14 - Ex Machina's Scientific Advisor - Murray Shanahan

Murray Shanahan was one of the scientific advisors on Ex Machina. He's also a Research Scientist at DeepMind and professor of Cognitive Robotics at Imperial College London.His book Embodiment and the Inner Life served as inspiration for Alex Garland while he was writing the screenplay for Ex Machina.


 28 June 2017  52m

#13 - Scaling Growth - Gustaf Alstromer, Ed Baker, and Josh Elman

Gustaf Alstromer is a YC Partner and prior to YC he worked on growth at Airbnb.Ed Baker worked on growth at Uber and Facebook.Josh Elman is a partner at Greylock.
The conversation was recorded at The Scaleup Offsite, a private event hosted by Y Combinator Continuity and Greylock Partners in April 2017.


 23 June 2017  34m

#12 - How Should Business Schools Prepare Students for Startups? - Jeff Bussgang and Michael Seibel

Jeff Bussgang is a lecturer at Harvard Business School and General Partner at Flybridge Capital Partners.Michael Seibel is CEO of YC.


 21 June 2017  33m

#11 - At The Intersection of AI, Governments, and Google - Tim Hwang

Tim Hwang is the Global Public Policy Lead on AI and Machine Learning for Google.
Read the transcript on our blog.


 16 June 2017  39m