Sandbox this Week: Games for Good, Cookie Dough, and Dublin RelivedSeptember 21st, 2012 by Tahnee Prior
Every week, we make a short summary of cool things happening at Sandbox. Tune in every Friday to find out about Sandbox events, new members, and more!
1. Spotlight of the WeekSandboxer’s Game for Good featured on Co.EXIST
|Ertan Dogrultan||Ertan Dogrultan, Founder and CTO of Startup Genome, uses his Machine Learning, as well as Data Mining experience and knowledge to tackle decision-making phenomena in the business world. His goal is to make entrepreneurs and change makers smarter by giving them valuable insights in a scalable way. We’re excited to have you on board, Ertan!|
|Will Patrick||Will Patrick is a member of the Google[x] Rapid Evaluation team, a team charged with coming up with Google’s Next Big Thing. He prototypes, hacks spreadsheets, plays with robots, files invention disclosures and occasionally organizes presentations that include skydiving, parkour and bmx stunts. His stated mission at Google[x] is to “make trouble” and he tries to keep experiments from blowing up. We’re excited to have you on board, Will!|
|Sheel Tyle||Sheel Tyle works at New Enterprise Associates, a venture capital firm in Silicon Valley, has a social investment fund, and is passionate about vision care. Welcome to the Sandbox family, Sheel!|
3. Events of the Week
Sandbox reunion in Nairobi.
4. Weekly Inspiration
“Sandboxers in Ireland have a fire in their eyes and they talk about what they’re building, they talk about what they want to make out of this country…Everyone is willing to take this moment in time and make things happen.”
Read more about our Dublin launch & the Dublin Class of 2012 here.