Episode 05 | Part Two: Live Long and Prosper

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Greg wraps up his conversation with Scott Amyx, a venture capitalist, speaker, and author. Scott shares his interest and surviving and thriving in space and raising capital for DNA sequencing.

About Scott Amyx:
Scott is an internationally recognized thought leader, venture capitalist, speaker, and author on climate change, smart cities, exponential technologies, and the Fourth Industrial Revolution. He has appeared or spoken on TV, New York Times, TIME, Forbes, TechCrunch, TEDx, CIO, Washington Post, WIRED, Chicago Tribune, IEEE, Costco Magazine, Forrester, G20, European Commission, United Nations, ITU, Pew Research Center, Environmental Defense Fund, and other major media and events.

He is the Chair & Managing Partner at Amyx Ventures, Venture Partner at Loyal VC, Forbes New York Business Council Member, Singularity University/ Smart City Accelerator mentor and startup board member and SXSW Pitch (formerly SXSW Accelerator) judge. He is a Tribeca Disruptor Foundation Fellow, a disruptive innovation awards program of Tribeca Film Festival. He is a national Sloan Fellow/ Woodrow Wilson Fellow. Mr. Amyx is also a co-organizer of TEDxWallStreet in Manhattan. He has spoken at TEDx on exponential technologies, Fourth Industrial Revolution & success. He is a global thought leader on breakthrough innovation, voted top global innovation keynote speaker, and author on smart cities, the Fourth Industrial Revolution and winner of the Cloud & DevOps World Award for Most Innovative and was voted Top Global Exponential Technologies Expert by Inc. Magazine, HP Enterprise, and Postscapes & Top 10 Global Innovation Keynote Speaker by Speaking.com.

Scott was voted the Most Influential Leader in Smart Cities and awarded the 50 Most Impactful Smart Cities Leaders by Inc. Magazine, Internet of Things Institute, HP Enterprise, World CSR Congress, and numerous institutions. Mr. Amyx is enabling the realization of a global network of smart, sustainable cities through his partnerships with the United Nations, United Smart Cities, United for Smart Sustainable Cities, Smart Cities Council, and ASEAN Smart Cities Network, family offices, and institutional investors.