How Silicon Valley Became Silicon Valley

Speaker:

Lili Torok
Endeavor Insight

Endeavor Insight is Endeavor's research arm - its mission is to study how entrepreneurs succeed around the world, and how they build networks to benefit their communities.The biggest global hub for tech entrepreneurship - Silicon Valley - was born in a vacuum. We will look into this fascinating transition, the entrepreneurs behind it, and how they changed the U.S. economy.This session goes back to the original problem: what happens in a local economy when a small group of entrepreneurs achieves extraordinary success.