Steve Jurvetson to Speak at Crypto Renaissance

Have you requested your invite to attend Crypto Renaissance yet? If you haven’t, well now is your chance before tickets sell out. Steve Jurvetson from Future Ventures has just been confirmed as our latest speaker at Crypto Renaissance, a private and intimate one-day conference on December 10 examining the historical context of the Renaissance and comparing it with the present day technology revolution.

Steve Jurvetson is an early-stage venture capitalist with a focus on founder-led, mission-driven companies at the cutting edge of disruptive technology and new industry formation.  Steve was the early VC investor in SpaceX, Tesla, Planet, Memphis Meats, Hotmail, D-Wave, Boring, Zoox and the deep learning companies Mythic and Nervana.  He also led founding investments in five companies that went public in successful IPOs and several others that became billion-dollar acquisitions.

Before co-founding Future Ventures and Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Steve was an R&D Engineer at Hewlett-Packard, where seven of his chip designs were fabricated.  He also worked in product marketing at Apple and NeXT and management consulting with Bain & Company.  He completed his undergraduate Electrical Engineering degree at Stanford in 2.5 years, graduating #1 in his class, and went on to earn a MSEE and MBA from Stanford.

In 2017, Steve received the Visionary Award from SV Forum. In 2016, President Barack Obama appointed Steve as a Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship. Steve has also been honored as one of “Tech’s Best Venture Investors” by Forbes, and as the “Venture Capitalist of the Year” by Deloitte.

You can follow Steve on Twitter.

Request your invitation to attend Crypto Renaissance today and make sure to hear Steve and other amazing speakers talk about our new economic reality and how we can all participate in the future. See you December 10!


By Emily Huh