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Diego Saez Gil on How Pachama Uses Tech to Help Solve Climate Change

by Y Combinator1/28/2020

Diego Saez Gil is the founder of Pachama (YC W19).Pachama is building a marketplace where companies can support carbon offsetprojects.He talks to Craig Cannon and YC partner Gustaf Alströmer about how Pachama usestechnology to help solve climate change.00:00 – WelcomeGustaf and Diego01:19 – Diego’sbackground06:50 [

Amber Atherton of Zyper and Iba Masood of TARA on Raising a Series A as a Female Founder

by Y Combinator12/18/2019

Amber Atherton is the founder and CEO of Zyper (YC W18).Iba Masood is the cofounder and CEO of TARA (YC W15).

Laks Srini on Making Homeownership in Reach with ZeroDown

by Y Combinator12/11/2019

Laks Srini is the cofounder and CTO of ZeroDown. Before that he was the cofounder and CTO of Zenefits.You can find him on Twitter at @laks_srini .--------------------------------------------------------------------------------Topics00:10 – What is ZeroDown?1:30 – How did they test the idea?3:30 [https://youtu.

Matt Cutts on the US Digital Service and Working at Google for 17 Years

by Y Combinator12/4/2019

Matt Cutts is the Administrator of the USDigital Service and previously he was the head of thewebspam team at Google.You can find him on Twitter at @mattcutts .--------------------------------------------------------------------------------Topics00:00 – Intro00:18 – Working at Google in 20002:30 [https://youtu.

Cory Doctorow and Joe Betts-Lacroix on Adversarial Interoperability

by Y Combinator11/27/2019

Cory Doctorow is a blogger, journalist, andscience fiction author. He’s also the co-editor of Boing Boing.Joe Betts-Lacroix is the CTO of VIUM and an Expert at YC.

Startup School Week 11 Recap - Geoff Ralston's Parting Advice

by Y Combinator11/13/2019

In this week’s lecture YC President Geoff Ralston shares parting advice for all the founders that participated in Startup School.If you want to sign up for next year’s edition of Startup School, you can putyour name on the waitlist at .

Startup School Week 10 Recap - Ali Rowghani on How to Lead and Kevin Hale and Adora Cheung on Startup School 2019 by the Numbers

by Y Combinator11/6/2019

We’ve cut down the tenth week of lectures to be even shorter and combined theminto one podcast.First, a lecture from Ali Rowghani . Ali is apartner at YC. His lecture covers how to lead.Then a lecture from Kevin Hale and Adora Cheung . Kevin and Adora are both partnersat YC.