CWT Live:
Sam Altman


January 28, 2019
5:30–6:45 PM

The Pearl
601 19th Street
San Francisco, CA 94107

This event is at capacity and registration is closed. Subscribe to the podcast to get the conversation as soon as it releases in February.

Conversations with Tyler is coming to San Francisco!

Join Tyler and special guest Sam Altman on Monday, January 28th for a live recording of the podcast. Have a drink, meet fellow fans, and hear the conversation Tyler wants to have with Sam Altman.

The show will begin promptly at 5:30pm. Please register and arrive early to grab a drink and ensure you get a seat, as seating is first come, first served.

After the conversation, we invite you to stay for a networking reception. To receive notifications about this event, sign up for the Conversations with Tyler email list here.

About Sam

Known as one of the most creative people in Silicon Valley, Sam Altman dropped out of Stanford University to hack, build, and create. In 2008, at age 23, he presented his location tracking app, Loopt, at Apple’s worldwide developer’s conference. Altman joined Y Combinator as a part-time partner in 2011 and became president in 2014. He is also co-chairman of OpenAI, a nonprofit research company he founded with Elon Musk and Greg Brockman in 2015.  Check out this New Yorker profile for more on Sam.

About Tyler

In addition to hosting CWT, Tyler is the Holbert L. Harris Chair of Economics at George Mason University and serves as chairman and faculty director of the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. With colleague Alex Tabarrok, Tyler is coauthor of the popular economics blog Marginal Revolution and cofounder of the online educational platform Marginal Revolution University.


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