Co-Founder, RethinkX • Author & Educator, Stanford University • Entrepreneur and Angel Investor, Silicon Valley
2018 Speaker

Silicon Valley, California

Tony Seba is the author of Clean Disruption of Energy and Transportation: How Silicon Valley Will Make Oil, Nuclear, Natural Gas, Coal, Electric Utilities and Conventional Cars Obsolete by 2030; Solar Trillions; and Winners Take All. He is a co-founder of RethinkX, a think tank that focuses on technology disruption, and co-author of Rethinking Transportation 2020–2030.

He has taught at Stanford University, the Auckland (New Zealand) University Business School, Singularity University and at top high-tech companies such as Google, Inc. Seba brings more than 20 years of experience in fast-growth high-tech and clean technology companies. He was the founder and CEO of, a B2B e-commerce site that was named the B2B Best of the Web.

Seba worked at Cisco Systems and RSA Data Security, where he focused on business development and strategic planning. He has been responsible for the architecture, development and commercialization of more than two dozen products and services, including Java security, electronic payment technology, sales force automation, computer-aided software engineering and e-commerce infrastructure.

He is on the board of directors or advisory board of CloudM, a health and safety software company; Powerhouse, a solar incubator and accelerator; Mercatus, an energy investment management software company; Hackidemia, an educational lab that teaches children hands-on STEM-based invention skills; the Stanford Alumni Consulting Team; and the San Francisco Jazz Organization.

Seba holds an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and a BS in computer science and engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.