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Make Data Work
September 26–27, 2016: Training
September 27–29, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Shivon Zilis

Shivon Zilis
VC, Bloomberg Beta

@shivon

Shivon Zilis is a venture capitalist and founding member of Bloomberg Beta, where she focuses on early-stage data and machine-intelligence investments. Shivon has led 12 investments since launch. One, Newsle, was acquired by LinkedIn; others include Context Relevant, Alation, and InfluxDB. She recently released a report on the current state of machine intelligence that analyzed thousands of companies and put forward predictions on where the industry is headed. Shivon’s previous experience includes building startups at Bloomberg Ventures, the firm’s incubator, and developing cloud core banking solutions for microfinance institutions at IBM. She is a C100 charter member and was named to Forbes magazine’s 30 under 30 list in venture capital.

Sessions

1:15pm–1:55pm Wednesday, 09/28/2016
Data-driven business
Location: 1 E 15/1 E 16 Level: Non-technical
Michael Dauber (Amplify Partners), Shivon Zilis (Bloomberg Beta), Sarah Guo (Greylock), Matt Witheiler, Sam Pullara (Sutter Hill Ventures)
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In a panel discussion, top-tier VCs look over the horizon and consider the big trends in big data, explaining what they think the field will look like a few years (or more) down the road. Join us to hear about the trends that everyone is seeing and areas for investment that they find exciting. Read more.