Y Combinator

We talk with people who are shaping the future. A show about technology in business, research, and art.

Episodes
July 17, 2019 #135 - Camille Fournier
Camille Fournier is a Managing Director at Two Sigma and the former CTO of Rent The Runway. She’s also the …
July 10, 2019 #134 - Sarah Nahm and Holly Liu
Sarah Nahm is the CEO and cofounder of Lever. Lever builds modern recruiting software for teams to source, interview, and …
July 3, 2019 #133 - Updates for Startup School 2019 and Office Hours with Kevin Hale
Kevin Hale is a Partner at YC. Before working at YC he cofounded Wufoo. Kevin’s on the podcast today to …
June 26, 2019 #132 - Dan Hockenmaier and Gustaf Alströmer
Dan Hockenmaier is the founder of the growth strategy firm Basis One. Prior to Basis One he was the Director …
June 19, 2019 #131 - Jeremy Rossmann
Jeremy Rossmann is the cofounder of Make School. Make School is a college for computer science headquartered in San Francisco. …
June 12, 2019 #130 - Tracy Young and Kat Manalac
Tracy Young is a cofounder and the CEO of PlanGrid. PlanGrid makes mobile construction productivity software. They were acquired by …
June 5, 2019 #129 - Simone Giertz
Simone Giertz describes herself as a maker/robotics enthusiast/non-engineer. She’s also known as the Queen of Shitty Robots. She runs a …
May 29, 2019 #128 - Michael Babineau and Kevin Hale
Michael Babineau is cofounder and CEO of Second Measure. Second Measure analyzes billions of credit card transactions to answer real-time …
May 22, 2019 #127 - Vidit Aatrey and Adora Cheung
Vidit Aatrey is cofounder and CEO of Meesho. Meesho is a platform in India that allows people to resell products …
May 15, 2019 #126 - Chris Best and Jonathan Gill
Chris Best is the cofounder and CEO of Substack. Substack makes it simple for a writer to start a paid …
May 8, 2019 #125 - Brian Halligan and Kevin Hale
Brian Halligan is the CEO and cofounder of HubSpot. HubSpot builds software for marketing, sales, and customer service. You can …
May 1, 2019 #124 - Jarvis Johnson
Jarvis Johnson was previously a software engineer at Patreon, Yelp, and Google. He’s now a YouTuber. You can find him …
April 24, 2019 #123 - Harry Zhang and Kevin Hale
Harry Zhang is the cofounder of Lob. Lob makes it possible for enterprises to programmatically send physical mail. They were …
April 17, 2019 #122 - Max Rhodes and Anu Hariharan
Max Rhodes is the cofounder and CEO of Faire. Faire helps retailers find and buy unique wholesale merchandise for their …
April 10, 2019 #121 - David Lieb and Gustaf Alströmer
David Lieb is the Product Lead for Google Photos. Prior to working on Google Photos, David was the cofounder and …
April 3, 2019 #120 - Austen Allred
Austen Allred is the CEO and cofounder of Lambda School. Lambda School provides a CS education that's free until you …
March 27, 2019 #119 - Amy Buechler and Michael Seibel
Amy Buechler is an executive coach for startup founders. Michael Seibel is a partner and the CEO of YC. In …
March 21, 2019 #118 - Marques Brownlee
Marques Brownlee is a YouTuber. He has over 8 million subscribers to his channel MKBHD where he reviews electronics, drives …
March 13, 2019 #117 - Craig Cannon and Adora Cheung
Craig Cannon is the Director of Marketing at Y Combinator. He usually hosts the YC podcast but is the guest …
March 11, 2019 #116 - Domonique Fines and Cadran Cowansage
Domonique Fines is the Director of Events at YC. Cadran Cowansage is the cofounder and CEO of Elpha. Elpha is …
March 6, 2019 #115 - Mike Knoop and Kevin Hale
Mike Knoop is cofounder and Chief Product Officer at Zapier, which was in the YC Summer 2012 batch. Zapier moves …
Feb. 27, 2019 #114 - Karn Saroya
Karn Saroya is the CEO and cofounder of Cover, which was in the YC Winter 2016 batch. Cover is a …
Feb. 21, 2019 #113 - Caterina Fake and Kat Manalac
Caterina Fake hosts the podcast Should This Exist? which is about how technology is impacting our humanity. It launches today …
Feb. 15, 2019 #112 - Ryan Hoover and Dalton Caldwell
Ryan Hoover is the founder of Product Hunt which was in the Summer 2014 YC batch and was acquired by …
Feb. 6, 2019 #111 - Jake Klamka and Kevin Hale
Jake Klamka founded Insight. Insight provides intensive 7 week professional training fellowships in fields such as data science and data …
Jan. 30, 2019 #110 - Avni Patel Thompson and Kat Manalac
Avni Patel Thompson founded Poppy, which helped parents book the best caregivers. They went through the YC Winter 2016 batch …
Jan. 23, 2019 #109 - Samantha Bradshaw
Samantha Bradshaw is a researcher at the Computational Propaganda Project and a doctoral candidate at the Oxford Internet Institute. She’s …
Jan. 16, 2019 #108 - Cindy Mi and Qi Lu
Cindy Mi is the founder and CEO of VIPKID. VIPKID is a 1-on-1 teaching platform where children in China learn …
Jan. 9, 2019 #107 - Vinod Khosla and Sam Altman
Vinod Khosla is the founder of Khosla Ventures, a firm focused on assisting entrepreneurs to build impactful new energy and …
Dec. 20, 2018 #106 - Frank Lantz
Frank Lantz is a game designer and Director of the NYU Game Center. He cofounded Area/Code Games and most recently …
Dec. 14, 2018 #105 - Reham Fagiri and Kalam Dennis
Reham Fagiri and Kalam Dennis are the founders of AptDeco, where you can buy and sell used furniture. They were …
Dec. 6, 2018 #104 - Leonard Susskind
Leonard Susskind is a professor of theoretical physics at Stanford University and he’s regarded as one of the fathers of …
Nov. 28, 2018 #103 - Michael Seibel
Michael Seibel is a partner and the CEO of YC. He cofounded Justin.tv, which was in the winter 2007 batch …
Nov. 20, 2018 #102 - Andrew Kortina
Andrew Kortina is the cofounder of Venmo and Fin. Fin is a high quality, on-demand, personal assistant and executive assistant …
Nov. 14, 2018 #101 - Brian Donohue
Brian Donohue is President of Instapaper and a Product Engineering Manager at Pinterest. You can find him on Twitter @bthdonohue. …
Nov. 8, 2018 #100 - Sam Altman
Sam Altman expands on ideas that have come up in several of his essays. Specifically: choosing projects, creating value, and …
Oct. 23, 2018 #99 - Laura Deming
Laura Deming is a partner at The Longevity Fund. They invest in companies that will allow us to live longer …
Oct. 16, 2018 #98 - Shola Akinlade
Shola Akinlade is CEO and cofounder of Paystack. Paystack helps businesses in Africa get paid online and offline. They’re based …
Oct. 11, 2018 #97 - David Hua and Vincent Ning
David Hua is CEO and cofounder of Meadow. Meadow makes retail and delivery software for dispensaries. They were part of …
Oct. 3, 2018 #96 - Mathilde Collin
Mathilde Collin is the cofounder and CEO of Front. Front is a shared inbox for teams and they were part …
Sept. 27, 2018 #95 - Eli Schwartz
Eli Schwartz is the Director of SEO and Growth at SurveyMonkey. He came in to answer commonly asked questions about …
Sept. 17, 2018 #94 - Joan Lasenby
Joan Lasenby is a University Reader in the Signal Processing and Communications Group of the Cambridge University Engineering Department, and …
Sept. 6, 2018 #93 - Peter Reinhardt
Peter Reinhardt is cofounder and CEO of Segment. Segment helps companies capture data from every customer touchpoint and send it …
Aug. 30, 2018 #92 - Ryan Petersen
Ryan Petersen is the founder and CEO of Flexport. Flexport is a global freight forwarder powered by software and analytics. …
Aug. 22, 2018 #91 - David Zeevi
David Zeevi is a James S. McDonnell independent fellow at the Rockefeller University Center for Studies in Physics and Biology. …
Aug. 16, 2018 #90 - Jessica Brillhart
Jessica Brillhart is the founder of Vrai Pictures. They’re an independent immersive content studio. Before founding Vrai, Jessica was the …
Aug. 7, 2018 #89 - Geoff Ralston and Adora Cheung Discuss Startup School
Geoff Ralston and Adora Cheung are both partners at YC. This episode is about Startup School. It’s a free, online …
Aug. 3, 2018 #88 - Office Hours with Michael Seibel
Michael Seibel is a Partner and the CEO of YC. He cofounded Justin.tv, which was in the Winter 2007 batch …
July 27, 2018 #87 - Elad Gil
Elad Gil is an entrepreneur, operator, and investor. He cofounded Color Genomics and Mixer Labs. Worked at Google and Twitter. …
July 20, 2018 #86 - Jocko Willink and Mike Sarraille
Jocko Willink and Mike Sarraille served together as Navy SEALs and now work together at Echelon Front, a company Jocko …
July 11, 2018 #85 - YC Partner AMA at the Female Founders Conference
Recorded live at our Female Founders Conference in New York, an AMA with Kat Manalac, Kirsty Nathoo, Adora Cheung, Holly …
July 6, 2018 #84 - João Batalha and Luís Batalha
João Batalha and Luís Batalha are cofounders of Fermat’s Library. Fermat’s Library is a platform for annotating papers. Each week …
June 29, 2018 #83 - Scott Aaronson
Scott Aaronson is the David J. Bruton Centennial Professor of Computer Science at The University of Texas at Austin, and …
June 27, 2018 #82 - Henrique Dubugras of Brex and Anu Hariharan
Henrique Dubugras is the cofounder of Brex, which provides corporate cards for startups. Anu Hariharan is a Partner at YC. …
June 22, 2018 #81 - Announcing Work at a Startup
Jared Friedman is a partner at YC and before that cofounded Scribd (YC S06). Matt Long a software engineer at …
June 13, 2018 #80 - Office Hours with Adora Cheung
Adora Cheung is a partner at YC and she also cofounded Homejoy, which went through YC in the Summer 2010 …
May 31, 2018 #79 - Liz Wessel
Liz Wessel is the cofounder and CEO of WayUp. WayUp is a job and internship platform for college students and …
May 25, 2018 #78 - Simon Benjamin
Simon Benjamin is a Professor of Quantum Technologies at Oxford. He is also the Principle Investigator for Oxford’s project on …
May 16, 2018 #77 - John Preskill
John Preskill is a theoretical physicist and the Richard P. Feynman Professor of Theoretical Physics at Caltech. He once won …
May 9, 2018 #76 - Carola Schönlieb
Carola Schönlieb is an applied mathematician at the University of Cambridge. She’s also a Turing Fellow at the Alan Turing …
May 4, 2018 #75 - Sean Mitchell
Sean Mitchell is the cofounder and CEO of Rezi. REZI helps landlords find high quality, long-term tenants in 48 hours. …
May 2, 2018 #74 - Linda Xie and Avichal Garg
Linda Xie is the cofounder of Scalar Capital, a cryptoasset fund. Before that she was a Product Manager at Coinbase …
April 27, 2018 #73 - Patrick Moberg and Holly Liu
Patrick Moberg is the cofounder of Playdots, which is a mobile game studio in New York. They make Dots, Two …
April 25, 2018 #72 - Miles Brundage and Tim Hwang
Miles Brundage is an AI Policy Research Fellow with the Strategic AI Research Center at the Future of Humanity Institute. …
April 20, 2018 #71 - Claire McDonnell and Jennifer Kim on Building an Inclusive Company Culture
Claire McDonnell is cofounder and COO of True Link Financial (YC S13). True Link is a financial services firm that …
April 18, 2018 #70 - CoinList Cofounder Andy Bromberg and Ramon Recuero
Andy Bromberg is the cofounder and CEO of CoinList. Coinlist provides financial infrastructure for token creators and investors. Ramon Recuero …
April 13, 2018 #69 - Anne Wojcicki of 23andMe and Sam Altman
Anne Wojcicki is the cofounder and CEO of 23andMe, which provides direct-to-consumer genetic testing. Sam Altman is the president of …
April 6, 2018 #68 - Cost vs Quality in Edtech - Keith Schacht, Avichal Garg, and Geoff Ralston
Keith Schacht is the cofounder of Mystery Science, which makes lessons that inspire kids to love science. They were part …
April 4, 2018 #67 - 3D Home Printing for the Developing World - Alexandria Lafci and Brett Hagler of New Story Charity
Alexandria Lafci and Brett Hagler are cofounders of New Story Charity. New Story Charity builds homes and communities in the …
March 30, 2018 #66 - Breaking Down HackerRank's Survey of 40,000 Developers with Vivek Ravisankar
Vivek Ravisankar is the CEO and cofounder of HackerRank, which was in the Summer 2011 batch. They surveyed 40,000 developers …
March 21, 2018 #65 - Funding Is an Outcome of Building a Good Business - Porter Braswell of Jopwell
Porter Braswell is the CEO and cofounder of Jopwell (YC S15). Jopwell is a career advancement platform for Black, Latinx, …
March 15, 2018 #64 - Researching Psilocybin's Effects on Depression - Dr. Rosalind Watts
Dr. Rosalind Watts is a clinical psychologist at the Psychedelic Research Group at Imperial College London. The Psychedelic Research Group …
March 2, 2018 #63 - The Number One Goal is Getting Started - Avni Patel Thompson of Poppy
Avni Patel Thompson is the founder and CEO of Poppy (YC W16). Poppy lets parents book the best caregivers with …
Feb. 28, 2018 #62 - Dan Lewis, CEO of Convoy, on the Future of Freight
Dan Lewis is the CEO and Cofounder of Convoy. Convoy matches shippers with freight carriers, which helps the trucking industry …
Feb. 22, 2018 #61 - Sam Altman on Masters of Scale
Reid Hoffman interviews Sam Altman on this uncut interview from the Masters of Scale podcast.
Feb. 7, 2018 #60 - Startup Investor School Preview with Geoff Ralston
Geoff Ralston is a Partner at YC and before that he cofounded Imagine K12. This episode covers Startup Investor School. …
Jan. 31, 2018 #59 - Providing Fair Financial Products for the 56% of the US Without Access to Them - Jake Rosenberg of LendUp
Jake Rosenberg is the cofounder and CTO of LendUp (W12). They provide access to quality credit cards and loans without …
Jan. 24, 2018 #58 - It's Surprising How Much Small Teams Can Get Done - Sam Chaudhary of ClassDojo
Sam Chaudhary is the cofounder and CEO of ClassDojo. They've raised $30M and have 30 employees. Karen Lien is an …
Jan. 17, 2018 #57 - Alex Blumberg of Gimlet Media
Alex Blumberg is the cofounder of Gimlet Media. Gimlet makes several podcasts you’ve probably heard of–StartUp, The Pitch, and Reply …
Jan. 5, 2018 #56 - Leah Culver of Breaker and Tom Sparks of YC Answer Your Questions About Security and Podcasting
Leah Culver is cofounder and CTO of Breaker, which is a social podcast listening and discovery app. They went through …
Jan. 3, 2018 #55 - Tim Urban of Wait But Why
Tim Urban cofounded the blog Wait But Why with Andrew Finn in 2013. His posts about Artificial Intelligence, Elon Musk, …
Dec. 15, 2017 #54 - Growth Office Hours: Round 2
Anu Hariharan and Gustaf Alstromer are partners at YC. This episode is a follow-up to Anu's Growth Guide and the …
Dec. 13, 2017 #53 - Be Wary of Solving a Small, Rare Problem - Des Traynor of Intercom
Des Traynor is the cofounder of Intercom. Here's his talk Product Strategy Means Saying No and the blog post.
Dec. 8, 2017 #52 - Making Physical Retail as Easy as Opening an Online Store - Ali Kriegsman and Alana Branston of Bulletin
Ali Kriegsman and Alana Branston are the founders of Bulletin. Bulletin is a platform that allows brands to share the …
Dec. 6, 2017 #51 - There's an Art to Getting Brilliant People to Surprise Themselves - Kevin Slavin of The Shed
Kevin Slavin is the Chief Science and Technology Officer of The Shed, which is an art center in New York …
Dec. 1, 2017 #50 - Growth Office Hours with Anu Hariharan and Gustaf Alstromer
Anu Hariharan and Gustaf Alstromer are Partners at YC. This episode is a follow-up to Anu's Growth Guide. The YC …
Nov. 29, 2017 #49 - Microbes, Robots, and Ambition - Robin Sloan on His Novel Sourdough
Robin Sloan is a writer and media inventor based in Oakland. He just released his second novel, Sourdough. Kat Manalac …
Nov. 17, 2017 #48 - The Future of Bike Sharing with Ofo Cofounder Yanqi Zhang and Anu Hariharan
Yanqi Zhang is a cofounder and COO of Ofo. Anu Hariharan is a Partner at YC.
Nov. 15, 2017 #47 - Baidu's COO, Qi Lu Discusses AI with Daniel Gross
Qi Lu is the COO of Baidu. Daniel Gross is a Partner at YC.
Nov. 10, 2017 #46 - Tencent's Chief eXploration Officer, David Wallerstein on WeChat, QQ, and Gaming
David Wallerstein is Tencent's Chief eXploration Officer. Anu Hariharan is a Partner at YC.
Nov. 8, 2017 #45 - Building Dota Bots That Beat Pros - OpenAI's Greg Brockman, Szymon Sidor, and Sam Altman
Greg Brockman is the CTO and cofounder of OpenAI. Szymon Sidor is a Research Scientist at OpenAI. Sam Altman is …
Nov. 3, 2017 #44 - Cindy Mi on Building VIPKID, the World's Largest English Learning Platform for Children
Cindy Mi is the founder and CEO of VIPKID. VIPKID is a 1-on-1 teaching platform where children in China learn …
Nov. 1, 2017 #43 - Casey Neistat and Matt Hackett on Live Video's Struggle for Interestingness
Matt Hackett and Casey Neistat are the cofounders of Beme, which was acquired by CNN last year. You might already …
Oct. 26, 2017 #42 - Robotics and 3D Printing with Voodoo Manufacturing
Oliver Ortlieb and Max Friefeld are two of Voodoo Manufacturing's four cofounders. Voodoo went through YC in the W17 batch. …
Oct. 18, 2017 #41 - Experiments in Art and Technology with Artforum Editor Michelle Kuo
Michelle Kuo is Editor in Chief of Artforum. Kat Mañalac is a Partner at YC. Michelle came in to chat …
Oct. 13, 2017 #40 - Content Marketing Tips from Experts at First Round Capital and Andreessen Horowitz
Camille Ricketts is the Head of Content and Marketing at First Round Capital. Sonal Chokshi is an Editorial Partner at …
Oct. 11, 2017 #39 - Mr. Robot's Technical Producer and Writer - Kor Adana
Kor Adana is a writer and technical producer on Mr. Robot. Mr. Robot season three premieres tonight.
Oct. 4, 2017 #38 - The More You Communicate with Users, the Higher Chance You'll Build Something They Want - Ryan Hoover of Product Hunt
Ryan Hoover is the founder of Product Hunt. Get a 10% discount on Ship pro plans by using this link.
Sept. 27, 2017 #37 - Don't Start a Blog, Start a Cult - Mr. Money Mustache
Pete Adeney, more commonly known as Mr. Money Mustache, retired at 30 after working as a software engineer for about …
Sept. 22, 2017 #36 - Your Whole Goal Is to Not Quit - Courtland Allen of Indie Hackers
Courtland Allen is the founder of Indie Hackers, a place where the founders of profitable businesses and side projects can …
Sept. 15, 2017 #35 - The Technical Challenges of Measuring Gravitational Waves - Rana Adhikari of LIGO
Rana Adhikari is a Professor of Physics at Caltech and a member of the LIGO team, who were the first …
Sept. 13, 2017 #34 - Elizabeth Iorns on Biotech Companies in YC
Elizabeth Iorns is cofounder and CEO of Science Exchange. Here's info on the YC Fall Tour. Apply to the Winter …
Sept. 8, 2017 #33 - The Challenges a Repeat Founder Faces
Tikhon Bernstam cofounded Scribd (YC S06) and Parse (YC S11). Read the transcript here.
Sept. 6, 2017 #32 - Hosain Rahman on The "Defibrillator Experiences" of Jawbone
Hosain Rahman is the CEO and Founder of Jawbone. Jessica Livingston is a cofounder of YC. Jessica interviewed Hosain during …
Sept. 1, 2017 #31 - Spotting Ecommerce Trends in Shipping Data – Laura Behrens Wu
Laura Behrens Wu is the CEO and cofounder of Shippo. Read the transcript here.
Aug. 29, 2017 #30 - Artist Lauren McCarthy Will Be Your Home's Brain
Lauren McCarthy is an artist and assistant professor at UCLA. Her latest project LAUREN, is a human intelligent smart home. …
Aug. 25, 2017 #29 - Jack Dorsey On The Books That Helped Him Succeed
Jack Dorsey is the CEO of Twitter and Square. This is his talk from Startup School 2013. Read the transcript …
Aug. 23, 2017 #28 - Prerequisites for Starting a Company - Phil Libin
Phil Libin is the cofounder and CEO of All Turtles. Prior to that he was the CEO of Evernote. This …
Aug. 18, 2017 #27 - The CEO Who Pays Employees to De-Locate From the Bay
Wade Foster is the CEO of Zapier (YC S12). Read the transcript and their de-location post here.
Aug. 16, 2017 #26 - Founders of Science Exchange, Goldbely, and The Flex Company Discuss Fundraising
During the Female Founders Conference Kat Manalac invited three YC founders on stage to share their experiences of fundraising. The …
Aug. 11, 2017 #25 - Baidu's AI Lab Director on Advancing Speech Recognition and Simulation
Adam Coates is the Director of Baidu's Silicon Valley AI Lab. Read the transcript here.
Aug. 9, 2017 #24 - Padmasree Warrior on Designing Autonomous Vehicles - With Anu Hariharan at the Female Founders Conference
Padmasree Warrior is the CEO of NIO. Anu Hariharan is a Partner at YC Continuity.
Aug. 4, 2017 #23 - VMware Cofounder Diane Greene with Jessica Livingston at the Female Founders Conference
Diane Greene is SVP of Google Cloud and she was also the CEO and cofounder of VMware. Jessica Livingston is …
Aug. 2, 2017 #22 - Morgan DeBaun on Reaching 20M Millennials - With Kat Manalac at the Female Founders Conference
Morgan DeBaun is the founder and CEO of Blavity. Kat Manalac is a Partner at YC.
July 26, 2017 #21 - Emily Weiss on the Insights That Grew Glossier - With Amy Buechler at the Female Founders Conference
Emily Weiss is the founder and CEO of Glossier. Amy Buechler is Batch Director at YC. Video and transcript are …
July 21, 2017 #20 - Making Music and Art Through Machine Learning - Doug Eck of Magenta
Doug Eck is a research scientist at Google and he’s working on Magenta, a project making music and art through …
July 19, 2017 #19 - Blockchain Investing - Olaf Carlson-Wee and Aaron Harris
Olaf Carlson-Wee is the founder and CEO of Polychain Capital. Aaron Harris is a Partner at YC.
July 14, 2017 #18 - Q&A with YC Partners at the Female Founders Conference
This Q&A; was recorded at our fourth annual Female Founders Conference. Partners: Kat Manalac, Jessica Livingston, Adora Cheung, Anu Hariharan, …
July 12, 2017 #17 - Aileen Lee and Kirsty Nathoo at the Female Founders Conference
Aileen Lee is the founder of Cowboy Ventures. Kirsty Nathoo is CFO and a Partner at Y Combinator.
July 7, 2017 #16 - Mark Zuckerberg on How to Build the Future
Mark Zuckerberg is the cofounder of Facebook. Sam Altman is the president of YC Group and he interviewed Mark for …
June 30, 2017 #15 - IPFS, CoinList, and the Filecoin ICO - Juan Benet and Dalton Caldwell
Juan Benet is the founder of Protocol Labs (YC S14). They're working on IPFS, Filecoin, and Coinlist. Dalton Caldwell is …
June 28, 2017 #14 - Ex Machina's Scientific Advisor - Murray Shanahan
Murray Shanahan was one of the scientific advisors on Ex Machina. He's also a Research Scientist at DeepMind and professor …
June 23, 2017 #13 - Scaling Growth - Gustaf Alstromer, Ed Baker, and Josh Elman
Gustaf Alstromer is a YC Partner and prior to YC he worked on growth at Airbnb. Ed Baker worked on …
June 21, 2017 #12 - How Should Business Schools Prepare Students for Startups? - Jeff Bussgang and Michael Seibel
Jeff Bussgang is a lecturer at Harvard Business School and General Partner at Flybridge Capital Partners. Michael Seibel is CEO …
June 16, 2017 #11 - At The Intersection of AI, Governments, and Google - Tim Hwang
Tim Hwang is the Global Public Policy Lead on AI and Machine Learning for Google. Read the transcript on our …
June 14, 2017 #10 - Office Hours with Ali Rowghani
Ali Rowghani is CEO of Y Combinator Continuity, where he invests in and advises growth-stage startups. Ali directly contributed to …
June 9, 2017 #9 - Sam Altman and Reid Hoffman - From Startup to Scaleup
Sam Altman and Reid Hoffman discuss the key changes founders should think about as they scale their company. The conversation …
June 7, 2017 #8 - Rick and Morty Writer - Ryan Ridley
Ryan Ridley is a writer on Rick and Morty. Before that he was a writer on Community. Read the transcript …
May 31, 2017 #7 - Jessica Livingston on How to Build the Future
Sam Altman interviews Jessica Livingston for a series called How To Build The Future, which you can watch on YC’s …
May 24, 2017 #6 - Office Hours with Kat Manalac
Kat Manalac is a Partner at YC. Read the transcript here - https://blog.ycombinator.com/office-hours-with-kat-manalac/
May 14, 2017 #5 - An AI Primer with Wojciech Zaremba
Wojciech Zaremba is a cofounder of OpenAI (https://openai.com). OpenAI is a non-profit AI research company, focused on discovering and enacting …
May 14, 2017 #4 - Elon Musk on How to Build the Future
Sam Altman interviews Elon Musk for a series called How To Build The Future, which you can watch on YC’s …
May 14, 2017 #3 - The Technical Advisor for Silicon Valley on HBO - Ed McManus
Ed McManus was the technical advisor for season three of Silicon Valley on HBO. He came in to talk about …
May 14, 2017 #2 - Network Effects with Anu Hariharan
Anu Hariharan is a Partner at YC Continuity (https://www.ycombinator.com/continuity) which is an investment fund dedicated to supporting founders as they …
May 14, 2017 #1 - Hiring Engineers with Ammon Bartram
Ammon Bartram is the cofounder of Triplebyte (YC S15) and Socialcam (YC W12). Triplebyte (https://triplebyte.com) connects software engineers with companies …