TAG Predictions 2021 with Mark Anderson
From the San Juan Islander:
1.What brought you to San Juan Island and how long have you lived here?
I first came to San Juan to assistant teach at the Friday Harbor Labs under a brilliant scientist, Dr. Peter Hochachka, who had just founded a new field of science called biochemical ecology. I was his Ph.D. student at the University of British Columbia. A short time later, I came back, when I realized I was not going to be a university researcher for the rest of my life. I left again for six months to write the Great American Novel, and ended up being the only (invisible) guy living in an all-lesbian apartment complex in Boston, running out of funds, and then flying to the Caribbean to be the chief scientist on a tall ship….
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Authors: Dr. Megan Coffee, MD, PhD; Evan Anderson, CEO, INVNT/IP
The situation of rising COVID-19 caseloads in New York City is rapidly becoming a crisis on the level of the current situation in Lombardy, Italy. Such a situation would be disastrous, and can be mitigated by the rapid imposition of shelter-in-place requirements for residents and the immediate increase of ICU bed capacity and staff, and ventilator, PPE, and generic pharmaceutical supplies in order to reduce infection and transmission. In so doing, authorities will not only drastically reduce mortality in the city itself, but prevent an untenable explosion of disease transmission from New York into other areas, thus acting to protect the country and, specifically, the Eastern Seaboard and the capitol.
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Corona: The Missing Data
by Mark Anderson
This week, we’re going to look at the COVID-19 virus story not from the perspective of what we know, but rather – and more important – what we do not know.
Yesterday a (non-technical) friend in the hospitality business asked me what I thought about the virus and its impacts. I told him the virus is like a mirror, with the epidemic(s) showing us things about our countries and ourselves that are both good and bad.
Clearly, a lack of good data would be at the top of the latter list.
While China’s global propaganda machine has ramped into full steam ahead, praising Xi for his leadership, the rest of the world stands back in wonder at the lies, delays, firings, deaths, and overall inconsistency between Chinese states with regard to data reportage. I don’t think our members will find anyone, inside or outside China, who believes the government’s numbers. This lack of data integrity has been the largest impediment to global success in preventing and treating the disease.
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HostingAdvice profiles The Future in Review Conference:
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The Premier Gathering of the Angel Capital Community SM
Thursday, August 22, 2019; 7:30am – 6:00pm
Microsoft – Building 33
16070 NE 36th Way
Redmond, WA 98052
As a Partner with Keiretsu Forum, SNS has received a special invitation to invite our members to participate in the upcoming Angel Capital Expo. Accredited Investors are cordially invited to join us on August 22, 2019, at the Angel Capital Expo! Please use the promotional code ANGELPARTNER on the registration page to get 50% off their ticket.
Angel Capital Expo is the premier gathering of the angel capital community, bringing together investors and entrepreneurs looking for funding. Angel Capital Expo is organized by Keiretsu Forum, the world’s largest angel investment network, and was created to foster collaboration among angel groups, as well as reach out to the larger investment community.
Attendees will include over 350 investors. As a community partner, your organization will receive 2 complimentary tickets. To register and redeem these tickets, please register online with the code ANGELVIP. *Please note, this is only for YOUR ORGANIZATION’S 2 complimentary passes; please do not provide this code to your members.*
The Expo will feature 18 high-quality, diverse investment opportunities in technology, healthcare / life sciences, consumer products, real estate, and funds. Companies that apply to Keiretsu Forum are typically in their A or B rounds having already secured initial funding of $500k to $1.5 million from founders, friends, family, and individual angels. Keiretsu Forum is a global angel investment network and welcomes applications from international companies.
07:30am – 08:30 Breakfast and Registration
08:30am – 08:35 Welcome and Opening Remarks
08:35am – 09:00 Keynote Speaker
09:00am – 10:20 Presenters – Block I
10:20am – 10:45 Coffee Break and Booth Exhibitors
10:45am – 11:00 Sponsor Introductions
11:00am – 11:15 Keynote Speaker
11:15am – 12:35 Presenters – Block II
12:35pm – 01:15 Lunch Break and Booth Exhibitors
01:15pm – 01:25 Raffle Drawings
01:25pm – 01:40 Keynote Speaker
01:40pm – 03:15 Presenters – Block III
03:15pm – 03:30 Most Valued Company Overview
03:30pm – 04:00 Most Valued Company Award Competition
04:00pm – 06:00 Wine Reception, Networking, and Adjourn
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With over 2,500 investor members throughout over 50 chapters on 3 continents, Keiretsu Forum is the world’s largest angel investor network. Keiretsu Forum membership is comprised of angel investors, venture capitalists, corporate/institutional investors and serial entrepreneurs that provide early-stage capital in the range of $250,000 – $2 million to high-quality diverse investment opportunities. Keiretsu Forum members collaborate in the due diligence but make individual investment decisions. For more information, please visit www.k4northwest.com
We look forward to your attendance and participation in this exciting event!
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Thank you so much to predictions expert, Mark Anderson, who publicly unveiled his 2019 Predictions at our 14th annual TAG Predictions event!
Renowned brand strategist and designer Tim Girvin, Founding Principal, Girvin, shared his ideas on Marks and Meaning at FiRe 2018.
From The Girvin Blog:
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From KPCW in Salt Lake City: Cool Science Radio talks with Sharon Anderson Morris about FiRe 2018