TechCrunch's 5th annual Silicon Valley showcase was this week. Here's our TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2015 recap.
Highlights featured an Agri-Tech startup winning the Startup Battlefield competition, a focus on trends in healthcare tech and wearables, and a critique of music streaming business models.
And The Winner Of TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2015 Is… Agrilyst http://t.co/e9ZVw7Oz2M by @romaindillet #TCDisrupt — TechCrunch (@TechCrunch) September 24, 2015
2015 NBA finals MVP, Andre Iguodala, made waves with his strong support of the wearables industry
Andre Iguodala says wearables can help win championships http://t.co/mERP9Zw9ey pic.twitter.com/jtevpcJQGf — TechCrunch (@TechCrunch) September 24, 2015
And Troy Carter - owner of LA-based talent management company Atom Factory - underlined the need to open Silicon Valley's door to more diverse founders, saying, "We must open opportunity to diverse entrepreneurs serving the new cultural economy." He also critiqued the music streaming industry for not giving enough love to the music creators.
The truth about streaming: it pays labels a lot, they don’t pay artists http://t.co/VfKsuokfw3 pic.twitter.com/4Nxo4T26k5 — TechCrunch (@TechCrunch) September 24, 2015
Hope you enjoyed our TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2015recap! If you're interested in learning more about the sponsors or Startup Battlefield participants, check out our Disrupt SF 2015 lists on DataFox.