Chamath Palihapitiya Keynote - Hack the North 2018 - University of Waterloo Engineering

Chamath Palihapitiya, Founder and CEO of Social Capital/Waterloo Engineering alumnus, made the keynote presentation at Hack the North 2018 held at the University of Waterloo.
In conversation with Dhananja Jayalath (DJ), Co-founder of Athos, Chamath is open and candid, sharing his thoughts on his time at Waterloo Engineering, entrepreneurship, finding passion and purpose, and his experiences living and working in the Valley.

Please note: The views and opinions expressed in this video and in the comments on this channel are those of the speakers or authors and do not necessarily reflect or represent the views and opinions held by Waterloo Engineering.
Recorded: September 14, 2018
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  • Dj you're talking to a god, you funny bunny.

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  • "i don't want someone's 250 pages of expert opinion on something because i don't think they have probably have 'it'." i feel the same way quite a lot about certain things, such as investing. should i get a CFA? this worries me (am i lazy) or am I better off without someone else's approach? seeing i am doing well without their dogma, why change? or, maybe i am being overconfident or lazy?

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  • The audience guy's hair in the bottom left of the screen looking like a Bugs Bunny episode

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  • cringy interviewer

    Komal SharmaKomal SharmaPred 17 dňami
  • Whoever cheered at 22:50 mark, must be a very very happy person today.

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  • How did he end up working at banks and tech companies with an EE degree?

    Dustin BriteDustin BritePred 24 dňami
  • Bhai kaunsa drug leta hai ye?

    Toshik VermaToshik VermaPred 25 dňami
  • Here's a suggestion...find a better interviewer. It's painful listening/watching to him trying to force a conversation.

    Anthony KAnthony KPred 25 dňami
  • The interviewer is an idiot - he tried so hard to make the interview about himself. Who checks their phone when they’re interviewing someone?!

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  • Just me or does Chamath's calves make me think this guy has skipped leg day, every day.

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  • GENE EDITING: I want to be able to sustain ORGASM for 1 hour (or longer) !

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  • GENE EDITING: There are Critters with WIDE SPECTRUM VISION we are comparable blind!

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  • How large of a Tungsten Anal Probe would we need to stick in Hawaii Volcano to Power the US?

    Sherif ElrashidiSherif ElrashidiPred 28 dňami
  • How large of a polypropylene skinned methane filled balloon like glider that never lands (solar on top) Perpetually circles at 2000ft using altimeter and it just waits up there until I jetpack up to it What is minimal size of such a lighter than air glider that would be safe and FAA real? How would I rent the AIRSPACE at 2000ft to park my glider, and at 5000ft park my shuttle and at 25k ft my SkyHomeBlimp?

    Sherif ElrashidiSherif ElrashidiPred 28 dňami
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    Sherif ElrashidiSherif ElrashidiPred 28 dňami
  • If PbSO4 batteries (saved from car batteries MADE BY LAW DeadWeight bill) Were saved and used to make a HUGE think Mexico Border wall size Heat Exchanger Could SO2 gas (really common on Venus - want to visit not inclined to live there!) great heavy gas for moving heat Imagine the energy available would be large, right?

    Sherif ElrashidiSherif ElrashidiPred 28 dňami
  • HOW MUCH ENERGY COULD BE SAVED? If all lead acid PbSO4 car batteries REAL HEAVY where replaced (hold batteries for now) With much lighter Lithium Batteries How much weight would be saved? If (PbSO4BatteryWeight-LithiumBatteryWeight) saved from every Start/Stop in America Hold much energy would be saved not CARRYING AN ARCHAIC HEAVY battery ?

    Sherif ElrashidiSherif ElrashidiPred 28 dňami
  • Engineers Wanted! (NonEngineer asking DUMB question) If Methane were used as a lifting gas and we took all the used car tires to make a HUGE think pyramids size balloon Would the methane filled rubber recycled tire balloon be able to float at 1000 ft above ground //Lift of CH4 1 lb/m^3 NOW THINK EVEN BIGGER THAN PYRAMIDS Can we building a Rubber skinned methane lift AirCraft Carrier in the Clouds? Hello SkyCity!

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  • Engineers Wanted! (NonEngineer asking DUMB question) Wave power is 1000 times wind power because of density of water vs air Can we use wave power to compress air trompe (REALLY BIG think pyramids) all NO METAL less expensive parts to bring LOTS OF HIGH PSI air to land Now make electricity to h2 and 02 liquid air Pipe to colorado (highest elevation) Burn in Fuel Cell to make electricity so cheap we can have $1/kg titanium

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  • Interviewer is annoying and distracting.

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  • let's make 2021 our record year. it is possible. sales vlog here hey hey!

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  • chamath is cool

    CCPred mesiacom
  • worst interviewer I had ever seen!! simply non fit

    Audio D&DAudio D&DPred mesiacom
  • that intervwer man , holy fuck

    Ahmed AljunaibiAhmed AljunaibiPred mesiacom
  • God damn that fugly laugh. Please edit that shit before someone gets angry and decides to do something about it.

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  • Watch Chamath dab for two minutes - 1:02:23

    Xavier MichaelXavier MichaelPred mesiacom
  • That interviewer was not being very cash money.. and for that reason, I'm out.

  • 22:00 “teamwork is for losers” - founder of maxim magazine (died a billionaire)

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  • 18:00 to do what he says: learn to meditate and become aware of mental habits and pay attention to feedback. Keep being aware and over time you can slowly chip away at those patterns!

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  • Thanks!!!!!

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  • An excellent speech!!! feel free to curse

    Pavel DrutoPavel DrutoPred mesiacom
  • 59:00

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  • People need to learn to shut up and get out of the way, let more intelligent people speak

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  • This interview is good as gold.

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  • I did not know this guy was that tall

    Joshua Eric DavisJoshua Eric DavisPred mesiacom
  • Enjoyed this interview - although the interviewer is clearly very very young and the immaturity comes through every once in a while.

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  • I need to find out who Chamath's tailor is

    nickolascrimnickolascrimPred mesiacom
    • Will never be a problem for me, I’m too fat and sticky to fit his style

      Nicholas CummingsNicholas CummingsPred mesiacom
  • The interviewer is actually really really good. Great questions, doesn't interrupt, great followups.

    Abul B.Abul B.Pred mesiacom
  • Great messages from Chamath....unapologetically truthful...great last answer. BUT....who is this interviewer?! at 1:01:40....dude is checking his phone and Chamath is looking at him and his eyes are like "what the fuc* you doin', man?". Horrible laugh...don't bring him on again.

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  • ලoකාවෙ කොල්ලෙක් හුත්තෝ!!! ❤️💪🏽💪🏽

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    • Hukanawa

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  • A great thinker and investor interviewed by an obnoxious and clueless interviewer. I had to tune out the interviewer so much just to absorb the wisdom Chamath shared.

    BPBPPred 2 mesiacmi
  • i love Chamath but i couldn't watch this interview due to the idiot interviewing him.

    Quan HuynhQuan HuynhPred 2 mesiacmi
  • People are such assholes. Leave the interviewer alone. Man everybody got to chime in. There's plenty of talks with chamath. Go find another one ya fans.

    Mr. guyMr. guyPred 3 mesiacmi
  • The laugh from this moderator is just..I don't know..Don't..

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  • hack adri youtube chanell fackkk youuuuuu

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  • I am happy for those of you in the US & Canada as he is an invaluable asset to your countries! Even though Chamath was born in sri lanka,we have not become lucky enough to have him here!

    nalaka samarasinghenalaka samarasinghePred 4 mesiacmi
    • Move to Canada

      Shao KhanShao KhanPred mesiacom
  • Came here to listen to my favorite modern day visionary and forced to endure the worst modern day interviewer. Chamath was still worth it.

    Jon SamuelJon SamuelPred 4 mesiacmi
  • Billion Dollar Income Potential in Ruvol I have invented a Board Game [still unpublished] that is guaranteed to be far more challenging and exciting to play than CHESS. I called it “RUVOL.” Over time, Ruvol will surpass chess as the “Number One Board Game in the World.” Why am I so sure about this? Because I am an avid chess player myself. I found chess to be so repetitive that any clever player could easily master the moves to a point they could even play against opponents blindfolded. It is for this reason I invented a game where every game is always a new challenge and exciting to play. Since Ruvol is yet “unpublished,” I am extra careful in disclosing fully how it is exactly played, lest it might be “plagiarized.” The “BEST PREVIEW” I can give, more than enough to appreciate how the game is played, is as follows: 1. Ruvol is almost somewhat played like chess. [I invented Ruvol primarily to give chess a direct “apple-to-apple” competition.] 2. Like chess, Ruvol is a board game for two players. 3. If the chess board is square in shape containing 64 squares in all, the Ruvol board is rectangular with more number of squares in it. 4. If each chess player has 16 pieces, each Ruvol player has equal number of pieces as well. 5. If each type of chess piece moves in a distinct way, the Ruvol types of pieces move in distinct ways, too. 6. If to win the chess game requires tactical skills or strategic thinking, the more the Ruvol requires of it. 7. If the way to win chess is to checkmate the opponent’s king, the way to win Ruvol is entirely different but far more exciting and challenging. In my Google search, I learned there are around 800 million chess players in the world. These 800 million players comprise the “Total Potential Buyers” of Ruvol across the globe. At an average profit of just US$5 per set, the “Global Income Potential” of Ruvol then is US$4 billion. Assuming only 1% of it will buy each year, the annual global potential sale is US$40M. I AM SELLING MY COPYRIGHT TO RUVOL. Since it entails huge money to produce, distribute, and market Ruvol in global scale which I don’t have, I find it “wiser” to simply sell my copyright. If you are interested to buy my copyright, email me your BEST PRICE OFFER. Or if you know someone who is willing to buy my copyright, you are entitled to a 10% commission. On the other hand, if you have a “much better option” in mind than what I am proposing, I will be happy to know them. Thanks and God bless. RODOLFO MARTIN VITANGCOL The Ruvol Inventor

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  • 🙏🙏🙏🙏

    Devarshi JoshiDevarshi JoshiPred 4 mesiacmi
  • 27:40

    Yash ShankarYash ShankarPred 4 mesiacmi
  • Shut d ***** up interviewer 😡

    Flipside 7Flipside 7Pred 4 mesiacmi
  • dislike for interviewer

    Ashay DikshitAshay DikshitPred 4 mesiacmi
  • هذا يشبه شاب هكر قناه زينب صباح 😭

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    • هو نفسة

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  • I urge you, Waterloo. Never put that interviewer on the stand again. This interview could have been so much better without him.

    LuluDemonLuluDemonPred 5 mesiacmi
    • he is ok. he was mostly quiet, luckily. he seems to think like a kid, and i am not really into kid mentalities. so, i would prefer a more advanced mentality to present Chamath.

      Rowan WoodRowan WoodPred 9 dňami
    • @Jasraj Singh he was probably looking at his notes for the interview not who’s texting him lol

      Tylor MacLeodTylor MacLeodPred 27 dňami
    • So many unnecessary interruptions too

      Prashant JoshiPrashant JoshiPred mesiacom
    • Absolutely agree. I saw another clip of barely 1.55', and the interviewer looked at his phone twice. FFS, the guest you invited is speaking, taking the time from his life, and he can't even put his phone away for a bit? Utterly disappointed, and sorry for the guest.

      Jasraj SinghJasraj SinghPred mesiacom
  • who ever talked about the Interviewer probably dint get the message. Few of the things i learnt here.... 1. Be open about learning from ( better ) ppl better. 2. The process of learning is worth all the risk. 3. There is work you can do on yourself to put yourself in a position to be excellent. 4. This work is Thankless. No one will see this but it is what makes you powerful. 5.You feel outta balance coz something that you value in life is outta wack. ( understand what u value ) 7. When your'e outta balance, you feel inferior, you indulge in negative self talk, self doubt, you project this outwards onto your'e world view and everything around you. 8. When your'e outta balance, you feel stress, and stiffness in your body etc.. ...... 9. Find your triggers and slow it down and get to work. you need to change something to get back that balance. 10. Finding that Balance is not everything, awareness is. Awareness is something you can actually work with.... it will give you a great start.... it will keep u going, there is always something new there.... 11. Dont be an entrepreneur for the sake of it, there must be something that drives you, drives you enough to make u wanna effect that change. There is energy in it. That will guide you.

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    Megha SethMegha SethPred 5 mesiacmi
  • D.R.E.A.M.S.-Developing Real Entrepreneurs And Monies #tonysearightinvestmenteducationforyouth

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  • I care alot about me and mine.

    William RichterWilliam RichterPred 5 mesiacmi
  • His 3 biggest investments...The Golden-state Warriors, Bitcoin and Selling Facebook stock to buy Amazon.

    LouisLouisPred 5 mesiacmi
  • Have you heard about @Enigma for privacy smart contract? you should do an interview with Tor, top Mind in Crypto

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  • I agree about the interviewer but dont forget chamath hired and funded him. You and i are sitting somewhere watching this on youtube. Chamath is awesome.

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  • Love listening to this guy

    JORGEMO29JORGEMO29Pred 6 mesiacmi
  • Psalm 90 vs 17: May the favor of the Lord our God rest on us; establish the work of our hands for us- yes, establish the work of our hands.

  • check channel Mindplace Studio the name change to Social capital why?

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  • audio guy wouldn't have this job

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  • The interviewer idiot.

    DanDanPred 8 mesiacmi
  • His recommended book: Adult Children of Alcoholic

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  • Probably one of the best lectures on SVlift

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  • 32:46 marketing happiness

    GGGGPred 8 mesiacmi
  • Wow so much respect for Chamath for tolerating that rude, unprofessional interviewer

    GGGGPred 8 mesiacmi
  • The interviewer wasn’t terrible. He was just trying too hard.

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  • The interviewer is brutal...hard to watch.

    Oana IraniOana IraniPred 9 mesiacmi
  • Ojalá y los títanes te roben tu cuenta pinche pendejo

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  • Somehow he just turned this interview into his personal therapy session lol. Not sure how, but he got deep into his personal life.

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  • Hasqueroso hacker cree su propio canal

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  • Deja de hackear árabe estupido

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  • Chamath devuelve el Canal delos Titanes

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  • Ese maldito se robo el canal de titanes es una basura de la humanidad

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  • hacker

  • That Man want to died

    Kevin ParedesKevin ParedesPred 9 mesiacmi
  • Escucharme devuelve la cuenta alos titanes y yolo si no explotó en tu cara yo soy el hijo de la mafia

    Maxi BaezMaxi BaezPred 9 mesiacmi
  • Jaquas 🤔

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  • chaman carade pito hakeo lacuenta de los titanes de yoloaventuras

  • Maldito hacker por qué le hackearon la cuenta a titanes

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  • Yo vine porque hackearon a los Titanes

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  • Hacker

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  • Maldito hackeaste el canal de titanes

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  • Maldiato gaquieron el dibeo de los titanes pytos

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  • oigan csmr hackeadores de mrd

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  • I wonder if Charmath has a spiritual practice like meditation or smth like that

    ArifArifPred 9 mesiacmi
    • He seems like a mediator. Couldn't find any info on it though.

      somedude44somedude44Pred 25 dňami
    • Prolly

      Shao KhanShao KhanPred mesiacom
  • That blonde lady at the end. What a waste of a seat. I wish I had her seat... A chance to attend. Everything he said just went over her head.

    Weekee ChewWeekee ChewPred 9 mesiacmi
  • You actually can find and test iterations on how to solve global warming in a weekend, easy. Calculate consumers of carbon, figure out ways to scale them. Have a side project on how to reduce the big emissors by a certain percentage, the one needed to compensate the bottle neck on the scaling et voilá. Now you just need to find the economic viability and you are done.

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