Fred Wilson

Fred Wilson Interview

Fred Wilson

Talk: Fred Wilson Interview

A conversation with Fred Wilson at Google's New York Office about where the NYC tech ecosystem is heading. Fred discusses his views on what makes NYC a unique and fertile ground for tech innovation. He also talks about what he's done to bootstrap several major initiatives that expand access to Computer Science education in NYC public schools. On Sept 16, 2015, a week after the taping, Fred's foundation CSNYC and the NYC Mayor's Office announced Computer Science For All, a 10-year, $80 million plan to bring computer science education to every single student in New York City public schools.

Fred Wilson

Fred Wilson is an American businessman, venture capitalist and blogger. Wilson is the co-founder of Union Square Ventures, a New York City-based venture capital firm with investments in Web 2.0 companies such as Twitter, Tumblr, Foursquare, Zynga, Kickstarter, and 10gen.