DRAFT… DRAFT… DARFT… Fifth Annual Kauffman Foundation Economics Webloggers Forum 2013
Invitation only, alas: our budget and our space is limited…
Is this conference about economic webloggers, about weblogging economists, or about the economics of weblogging? All three, I say…
TIME LIMITS FOR SPEAKERS, DISCUSSANTS, AND PANELISTS WILL BE RUTHLESSLY ENFORCED!!
Disruption is the norm in the tech business. Salesforce took customer relationship management to the cloud and destroyed Siebel’s business along the way. Amazon Web Services has grown like gangbusters, stealing customers from incumbents like IBM and Microsoft.
Let's see how many times we can get the word "startup" into a sentence. The Kauffman Foundation, along with Startup Weekend, are teaming on Startup Foundation, an effort to build local ecosystems for budding startups.
I’m heading off to Kansas City for a couple of days for a Kauffman Foundation conference for economic policy bloggers. As usual, posting will continue. I went to a version of this event two years ago, and I have to say that at the time I didn’t really get what Kauffman was all about—it’s a foundation for “entrepreneurship” which just kind of sounded like BS to me.