Category Archives: silicon valley

Coriell Life Sciences transforms Healthcare Management with Smarter Process

Coriell Life Sciences is personalizing healthcare with help from IBM. Together, they are integrating genomic data into healthcare management to understand how a patient’s genetics might impact adverse reactions to medication. Using IBM Smarter Process on Cloud, Coriell can manage … Continue reading

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We have a new winner! Coriell Life Sciences

It’s been said before, and it certainly applies here: the competition was tough! It’s hard to imagine how difficult a decision this was for our judges. But, decide they did. The results are in! The IBM SmartCamp Global Finals 2013 … Continue reading

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Venture capital guru, Julie Meyer, to be at IBM SmartCamp Global Finals!

Entrepreneur Week is here, and we’ve got a full week of activities for everyone to enjoy. And let’s be clear, it’s not just for or about IBM. We’ve got an impressive line-up of speakers and mentors engaged through out the … Continue reading

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Come one, come all! IBM SmartCamp Global Finals!

If you haven’t registered for the IBM SmartCamp Global Finals, it’s not too late! Though the morning session is completely filled, there’s still room to register for the afternoon session at the Bentley Reserve Banking Hall! Register now for the … Continue reading

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Women in business: The success of the female entrepreneur

As we prepare for IBM Entrepreneur Week and the SmartCamp Global Finals in February 2014, it’s worth noting that there’s been a consistent theme through out 2013: Female Entrepreneurs. Indeed, the very IBM organization conducting and overseeing Entrepreneur Week is … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurial tips from Silicon Valley

Jim Claussen, IBM Manager of Worldwide Industry Ecosystem Market Management, recently blogged about his experiences at the SmartCamp Silicon Valley event. He shared some of the insights and takeaways offered for entrepreneurs with the aim of helping entrepreneurs succeed with … Continue reading

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IBM SmartCamp Silicon Valley perspective from Hult Professor Jeff Saperstein: “Cloud and analytics will transform everything”

I recently had the opportunity to attend a great event hosted by IBM to showcase the six US SmartCamp finalists, each of whom presented masterfully to a panel of veteran VC judges. I attended, not to launch a business, but … Continue reading

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Coriell Life Sciences and OnFarm cultivate a win at the Silicon Valley SmartCamp Regional

After intensive coaching, mentoring and networking with some of the region’s most influential players, Coriell Life Sciences and OnFarm wooed the judges in a capstone pitch competition to win the overall competition. Both companies now advance to IBM SmartCamp Global Finals in … Continue reading

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Six finalists for the IBM SmartCamp Regional finals in Silicon Valley announced

The IBM SmartCamp North America Regional in Silicon Valley was Sept. 19th. Six smart startup finalists were selected to compete at the event in hopes of moving on to the IBM SmartCamp Global Finals in San Francisco next February. Here … Continue reading

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Mentor Day recap: Silicon Valley, California

On Monday, April 15, 2013, IBM Global Entrepreneur hosted a Mentor Day at the Silicon Valley Innovation Center in collaboration with SVForum Venture Capital, Startup and Financial Special Interests Group (SIG). The five startups who participated were: CloudPrime - Enables consumers … Continue reading

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