I spent the past couple of days - on and off - attending John Battelle’s NewCo ShiftForum conference in San Francisco.

The event featured an impressive roster of speakers, even by Battelle standards, including John Podesta, Valerie Jarrett, Robert Reich, and Steph Curry. There were even some big tech and business people too, including Uber’s Rachel Whetstone who was coaxed out of the shadows briefly to sit on a panel with Fred Wilson and DJ Patil about “Tech Under Trump...”