No Lottery Tickets: Peter Thiel Video Spotlight from SXSW 2013

Written by Hugh Forrest | Monday, Oct 14, 2013

His spring 2012 course about startups and entrepreneurism ranked as one of the most popular offerings on the Stanford schedule. Yet, PayPal co-founder and high-powered tech investor Peter Thiel is also rather infamous for his comments on the failings of the US education system, as well as his fellowship program which pays promising undergraduates $100,000 a year to quit college. A man of many strong opinions, Peter Thiel explains why "You Are Not a Lottery Ticket" at the 2013 SXSW Interactive Festival. Click the link below to watch the full video of his presentation.

Access more audio and video content from the 2013 SXSW Interactive Festival by visiting the Archived Content page.