Summary about spark: history of spark, what we do at spark, etc.
What we look for at spark.
How do you innovate? You create and capitalize on change.
Open web ingredients.
Power to the people !
Broadband and wireless infrastructure isn’t suitable for our needs. Example: iphone & ATT = nightmare. We need speed but we also need concurrency & capacity. We don’t’ have that now.
Founder ofWePay was also a BC alum.
Boston College TechDay
Hello, I’m Bijan. Class of ‘91.<br />
A little about me<br />Got into BC<br />Learned a ton & met amazing people*<br />Rejection<br />Found my passion<br />Startups<br />Venture Capitalist<br />Back at BC<br />*especially my wife, lauren, BC ‘91<br />
“Creation Generation”<br />And I think that’s an important characteristic of his generation: They take the tools available and make things, whether that’s a blog or a video or a web page or an application. The more tools there are, the more things they’ll make. There is no end to it. They don’t consume. They make.<br />This is the creation generation.<br />-Jeff Jarvis, Buzzmachine, http://bit.ly/rXJcC, May 2007<br />