How Design and Venture Capital Go Hand in Hand

How Design and Venture Capital Go Hand in Hand

On June 7th, KPCB Design Partner John Maeda hosted a conversation on design, craft, and technology with some of the design industry’s biggest luminaries at fuseproject’s offices in San Francisco. In front of a packed crowd, panelists participated in a game of “conversation ping pong” in…

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The Funding Dilemma for Bio Innovators

The Funding Dilemma for Bio Innovators

Bio-innovators and entrepreneurs are often frustrated that investors don’t see the scope of biological opportunity. The industry’s funding models remain in flux. With appetite for risk unpredictable and a landscape that’s often unexplored, what’s a startup to do? How are big companies r…

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KPCB Cybersecurity Leadership Salon

KPCB Cybersecurity Leadership Salon

As part of the Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) Leadership Salon series, KPCB General Partner Ted Schlein recently hosted a panel of cybersecurity experts intent on reshaping the way the tech industry protects information. Panelists included Ionic Security Founder and CTO Adam Gh…

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KPCB ProductWorks Design & Tech Talk

KPCB ProductWorks Design & Tech Talk

Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) Design Partner John Maeda and Quirky founder and CEO Ben Kaufman recently co-hosted a discussion with four business leaders operating at the intersection of design and technology. The participants gave a series of TED-like talks, each of which rev…

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KPCB Education Leadership Salon

KPCB Education Leadership Salon

As part of the KPCB Leadership Salon series, KPCB General Partner John Doerr led a panel of education technology innovators to discuss how technology has – and will continue to – fundamentally change the way we approach education both in the U.S….

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Ad Age Digital Conference 2014

Ad Age Digital Conference 2014

Marketers should bring a designer into the process very early on so they stay on brand, John Maeda, Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers’ new design partner, said at the Ad Age Digital Conference on Wednesday.

Designers shouldn’t be considered a separate entity within a company, he said…

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