Take your front row seat for these intriguing conversations with renowned Silicon Valley leaders and innovators. Computer History Museum's acclaimed speaker series is now on KQED Plus with valuable insights into the process, risks and rewards of technological innovation.
Revolutionaries is made possible in part by support from the Carsten-Ellis Foundation.
Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes (#413H) Duration: 54:11 STEREO TVG
Elizabeth Holmes left Stanford at 19 to found Theranos in 2003. It's now worth more than $9 billion, with 500 employees, headquartered in Palo Alto. KQED's Michael Krasny will moderate an in-depth conversation with a woman who wants nothing less than to revolutionize the health care system using technology, creativity and innovation.
- KQED 9: Sun, Jan 29, 2017 -- 12:00am Remind me
How Google Works Authors (#414H) Duration: 54:13 STEREO TVG
Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg came to Google a decade ago as proven tech executives. To succeed, they realized they would have to relearn what they thought they knew about management and business. Moderator Marissa Mayer spent 13 years at Google before becoming CEO of Yahoo. This is a master class in leadership and an inside look at an iconic company.
- KQED 9: Sun, Feb 5, 2017 -- 12:00am Remind me
Believer Author David Axelrod (#501) Duration: 54:09 STEREO TVG
The strategist who masterminded Obama's historic election campaigns, and their breakthrough use of technology, opens up about his years as a young journalist, political consultant, and ultimately senior adviser to the president.
- KQED 9: Sun, Feb 12, 2017 -- 12:00am Remind me