Monday, December 10, 2007

IntoPittsburgh: Project Olympus

Project Olympus will be holding its 3rd Show and Tell, this Wednesday, Dec 12, 3:30-5pm in the main lecture hall of the Collaborative Innovation Center at Carnegie Mellon. A reception will follow at the Intel Lab.

Registration is advised and requested, please see:

Project Olympus is a new initiative designed to create a climate/culture and community that will enable talent and ideas to grow in the region. Please explore its website:

Show and Tells highlight local start-ups (this time Sim Ops, budding talent, university research (this time, Prof Manuela Veloso's work on multi-robot intelligence) and guest speakers.

The guest speaker will be Alan Braverman, CTO of who will discuss the process of starting a venture-backed dot-com company, particularly from the CS point of view. ( often referred to as the "Facebook for families," was founded by former executives and early employees of PayPal, eGroups, eBay, and Tribe.

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