Speakers

Evan Burfield
CEO of Union. General Partner at 1776 Ventures. Cofounder of 1776. Author of Regulatory Hacking

Evan Burfield is the author of Regulatory Hacking, published by Portfolio | Penguin. Evan is a General Partner of 1776 Ventures and the cofounder of the 1776 incubator network, where he works with startups around the world tackling important challenges in areas like education, health, energy, transportation, food, and financial services. As an angel investor and venture capitalist, Evan has invested in more than 40 startups with world changing ideas, from Silicon Valley to Nairobi. Evan received a First Class degree in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics from the University of Oxford in 2005.