A Whirlwind Conversation With VC Adam Draper on Sci-Fi Future Startups


Manage episode 273267141 series 2773080
By Open Web Collective. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Adam Draper is Founder and Managing Director of the Boost VC Accelerator. Boost VC Accelerator invests $500K in founders and focuses on technologies like crypto, VR/AR, AI, human augmentation, space and more. They've invested in over 250 companies from over 30 countries. In this episode Sasha talks with him about:

• Advice for founders after hearing Coinbase pitch and being one of their earliest investors

• Why video games are undervalued social networks

• Why crypto is an amazing sandbox for rapid prototyping of financial products

• How to attract the best talent to your startup

• Investing in jetpacks

• Why he fears our imagination is shrinking

Episode links:

Adam Draper - @AdamDraper (https://twitter.com/AdamDraper)

Apply to the Boost VC Accelerator - https://www.boost.vc

Email Adam directly at : adam@boost.vc

Sasha Hudzilin - @AliaksandrH (https://twitter.com/AliaksandrH)

Learn more about the Open Web Collective and apply to be part of the community of founders and builders - https://www.openwebcollective.com

22 episodes