Emerging Opportunities in Tech

At the Bay Area Tiger Entrepreneurs Conference, Abhinav Agrawal '04, Amit Mukherjee '10, Bryton Shang '12 and moderator Brian Ascher '89 pondered whether the next breakthrough is with general purpose robots and artificial intelligence, or with application-specific solutions.


One takeaway: food is a major emerging trend in tech, from Aquabyte's fish farming disruption to synthetic meats, to food delivery and logistics.

Abhinav Agrawal, '04

  • Co-Founder and CEO, Rocket

Brian Ascher, '89

  • Partner, Venrock

Will McCalpin, '12

  • Product Manager, Swoop

Amit Mukherjee, '10

  • Partner, NEA

Bryton Shang, '12

  • Founder and CEO, Aquabyte