29 Sep '11, 2pm

Steve Jurvetson on Disruptive Innovation in Greentech: Steve Jurvetson, Managing Director at VC firm Draper Fi...

Steve Jurvetson on Disruptive Innovation in Greentech: Steve Jurvetson, Managing Director at VC firm Draper Fi...

Steve Jurvetson, Managing Director at VC firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson, spoke at Wednesday's GoingGreen event held at San Francisco City Hall. He built upon yesterday's dialog with Vinod Khosla (which we covered here) during which Khosla said, "Only small companies do impressive things." Khosla challenged the audience to name the significant things that come out of large companies (with the exception of Apple). He added, "Big companies have process instead of vision." Check out the Khosla article comment stream , where our readers provide a list of innovations from big companies. You be the judge if this is real or the exceptions that prove the rule. Jurvetson said, "Only small companies innovate," adding, "We look for startups that can change the world." Jurvetson defined innovation as "things that matter," and said, "It's always new entrants." And a cause for optimism -- ...

Full article: http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/steve-jurvets...

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