1/ We release 2019 Lux annual mtg speech—in next few days
DECEPTION + DETECTION
technology + truth
a few pics + videos from the day—
(Palmer Luckey revealing Anduril to Nobel Danny Kahneman, Tom Hill (ex Blackstone, Two Sigma), Reardon (CTRL-Labs) + Andrew Ross Sorkin)
2/ Matterport CEO (ex eBay chief product officer) @rjpittman showing centimeter resolution of 3D scans....
4/ Kallyope (gut-brain axis)—
backed by @BillGates + Lux & founded by Lux partner @AGoulburn who makes blushing cameo—
as incredible CEO @ThornberryNancy (30yr Merck veteran responsible for heir best selling drug) gives a shout out + explains WHY she took the top job...
8/ We covered the origin of a sketch for sensor fusion thinking from this brave special operations Master Breacher Chuck Yerry—who inspired Gen Thomas + Gen Stanley McChrystal to deliver better technology between operator, drones, satellites and beyond...
11/ Another incredibe moment was Lux family founder/CEOs
CTRL-Labs (acq by Facebook)
+ Fred Moll
founder Intuitive Surgic + now Auris
(acq by J&J)
for a combined ~$7B
getting real + honest w/ impromptu special guest: on them agreeing to sell...
12/...Danny Kahneman + probability and decision making genius Maya Bar-Hillel...Chris Brody (ex Warburg Pincus) + Lux 's Dick Foster (ex Mckinsey lead) + CTRL-Lab founders (Patrick + Reardon) + Anduril founder @PalmerLuckey
13/ Lux partners @bznotes + @peterjhebert + while we and the rest of the Lux family allocate the cash...the incomparable Bibi allocates the most important asset—time (keeper of the calendar!)...more to come later!
14/ here's LAST yr (2018) private speech
How everything great happens not in SPITE of hardship + adversity—but BECAUSE of it
And how the
INEVITABLE (directional arrows of tech progress) meets the
IMPOSSIBLE (against all odds)
15/ 2019 just released...
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