Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Dec 10th: AI and Holographs: Technology and the Healing Process


We are pleased to welcome Dr. Kim Bateman of Sierra College to present at Mountain Minds Monday: “Dialogues with the Digital Dead: Technology and Bereavement”

Dr. Bateman will lead the audience in an interactive discussion about the potential uses of modern technology, artificial intelligence, and holograms for grief work.

Dr. Bateman serves as the Executive Dean of the Tahoe-Truckee Campus of Sierra College, and is a clinical psychologist. Her research interests include organizational psychology, bereavement, and humor and she has delivered many notable keynote addresses.

Please join us at Mountain Minds Monday which will be held on Monday, December 10th from 6-8 pm at Pizza on the Hill, in Tahoe Donner located at 11509 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee. Pizza and salad are available and we use a pay-what-you-can model ($5 minimum). Before and after the presentation, there will be time for networking.

The event will also be livestreamed and available online as it happens on YouTube: bit.ly/YouTubeTSM

This month’s event is sponsored by Holland & Hart LLP and Molsby & Bordner, LLP.

You can find us at TahoeSiliconMountain.com or sign up for email meeting announcements here: http://bit.ly/TSMEmail

Sunday, October 14, 2018

Nov 12th: The Future of Shopping: Virtual, Mixed, and Augmented Reality

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We are pleased to welcome Dave Nickens to present at Mountain Minds Monday: “The Future of Shopping: Virtual, Mixed, and Augmented Reality”

Billions of dollars are being invested in virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (RM), and mixed reality (MR), which are set to disrupt both traditional online and offline shopping experiences. Come learn what each of these technologies are, how they can be used, and how recent advances in Apple and Google smartphone technology, when combined with VR, AR, and MR can enhance the shopping experience.

Dave Nickens, Head of Emerging Technology at Ferguson Ventures, who plays a lead role in bringing immersive eCommerce initiatives to Ferguson, will lead a discussion about recent advances, lessons learned, and the future of immersive commerce, including technologies like MR-infused eyewear.

Mountain Minds Monday will be held on Monday, November 12th from 6-8 pm at Pizza on the Hill, in Tahoe Donner located at 11509 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee. Pizza and salad are available and we use a pay-what-you-can model ($5 minimum). Before and after the presentation, there will be time for networking.

The event will also be livestreamed and available online as it happens on YouTube: bit.ly/YouTubeTSM

This month’s event is sponsored by Holland & Hart LLP and Molsby & Bordner, LLP.

Sign up for email meeting announcements here: http://bit.ly/TSMEmail


Saturday, September 15, 2018

Sept 24th: 2018 Tahoe Pitch Camp and Showcase


Tahoe Pitch Camp

Date: August 29September 5, September 12
Time: 6-8pm
Location: Sierra Business Council in Truckee
Cost: FREE

Apply Before Aug 27th


Tahoe Pitch Showcase

Date/Time: September 24
Time: 6-8pm (doors open at 5:30)
Location: Community Arts Center in Truckee
Cost: Pay What You Can

Buy tickets




Sierra Business Council (SBC) and Tahoe Silicon Mountain (TSM) are excited to announce the return of Tahoe Pitch Camp and Tahoe Pitch Showcase, a series of workshops culminating in a showcase for Tahoe/Truckee entrepreneurs, startups, and founders to present to the community their innovative companies & ideas.  

Oct 8th: Why Tahoe Gets So Much Wildfire Smoke and How We Can Predict It

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We are pleased to welcome Neil Lareau to present at Mountain Minds Monday: “Why Tahoe Gets So Much Wildfire Smoke and How We Can Predict It”

Come learn from a physicist why we’ve had so many smoky days in Tahoe and how cutting-edge remote sensors provide new perspectives about wildfires that can help us advance our ability to predict their impacts on society.

Neil Lareau, Assistant Professor of physics at the University of Nevada, Reno, will explain the inner workings of destructive and extreme fire behaviors like fire tornadoes, 130+ mph winds, and pyrocumulus clouds that can reach 40,000 feet into the atmosphere.

Mountain Minds Monday will be held on Monday, October 8th from 6-8 pm at Pizza on the Hill, in Tahoe Donner located at 11509 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee. Pizza and salad are available and we use a pay-what-you-can model ($5 minimum). Before and after the presentation, there will be time for networking.

The event will also be livestreamed and available online as it happens on YouTube: bit.ly/YouTubeTSM

This month’s event is sponsored by Holland & Hart LLP, Molsby & Bordner, LLP, Mountain Workspace, and Heads Up Health.

You can find us at TahoeSiliconMountain.com or sign up for email meeting announcements here: http://bit.ly/TSMEmail
 

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Sept 10th: How the Internet of Things Will Transform Your Daily Life

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Tahoe Silicon Mountain, a network of entrepreneurs and professionals who live and work in the Tahoe-Truckee area, is pleased to welcome Daniel Price to present at Mountain Minds Monday: “How the Internet of Things Will Transform Your Daily Life”

Just as smartphones have significantly transformed the way we live and do business, the Internet of Things (IoT) is poised to do the same. More than just Wi-Fi-enabled thermostats and smart TVs, the Internet of Things has the capacity to change the way we interact with our devices and how they interact with each other.

Daniel Price, CEO of Breadware, a company that helps businesses upgrade their products for IoT, will explain what IoT is and what you need to know as a consumer and a business to use this new technology effectively.

Mountain Minds Monday will be held on Monday, September 10th from 6-8 pm at Pizza on the Hill, in Tahoe Donner located at 11509 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee. Pizza and salad are available and we use a pay-what-you-can model ($5 minimum). Before and after the presentation, there will be time for networking.

The event will also be livestreamed and available online as it happens on YouTube: bit.ly/YouTubeTSM

This month’s event is sponsored by Holland & Hart LLP, Molsby & Bordner, LLP, Mountain Workspace, and Heads Up Health.

You can find us at TahoeSiliconMountain.com or sign up for email meeting announcements here: http://bit.ly/TSMEmail