Time Period

1996 - Ongoing

Places

Benghazi Egypt Iran Libya Qatar Silicon Valley Syria Washington, D.C.

Institutions

Alphabet Inc. Amyris Biofuel Brookings Institution Clinton Global Initiative Fisker Automotive Google ISIS Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) The Groundwork

People

Al Gore Barack Obama Bill Clinton Colin Powell Dianna Feinstein Eric Schmidt Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani Hillary Clinton Huma Abedin Joe Biden John Doerr John Kerry Robert Gates Sheikh Yusuf Al-Qaradawi Sidney Blumenthal Sheldon Whitehouse Susan Rice Vinod Khosla

  • Timeline
    • Future '9/11 mastermind' Khalid Shaikh Mohammed "protected and tipped off by a member of the royal family in Qatar, Abdullah Bin Khalid al-Thani"


    • Qatar Emir, Hamad bin Khalifa al Thani, founds Al Jazeera TV network


    • John Doerr, Sidney Blumenthal VIPs at Clinton White House dinner for Tony Blair


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers fund then startup, Google. KPCB head, John Doerr, joins Google board.


    • Eric & Wendy Schmidt VIPs at Clinton state dinner for King Mohammed VI of Morocco


    • UK PM, Tony Blair, announces creation of £50 million per year Carbon Trust


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers install Eric Schmidt as Chairman of Google, Inc.


    • Google names Eric Schmidt CEO


    • Under former CIA director and current university president, Robert Gates, Texas A&M University opens Doha, Qatar campus specializing in engineering and chemistry


    • Qatar emir, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Than, announces opening of Brookings Institution Doha, Qatar office. Former president Bill Clinton gives keynote speech.


    • Carnegie Mellon University opens campus in Doha, Qatar. Google CEO, Eric Schmidt sits on Carnegie Mellon University board of trustees


    • Sen. Dianna Feinstein husband, Richard C. Blum, increases support of Brookings Institution on board of trustees


    • Colin Powell joins Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers as partner


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers head, John Doerr, joins advisory board of Brookings Institution's The Hamilton Project, after sizable donation


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers invests in Amyris biofuel venture. KPCB head, John Doerr, joins Amyris board.


    • Google CEO, Eric Schmidt, and wife Wendy fund distribution of Al Gore's, 'An Inconvenient Truth'


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partners donate over $5 Million to CA Prop 87 campaign to tax oil producers and create $4 Billion alternative energy slush fund


    • The Clinton Global Initiative lists Qatar PM, Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabr Al-Thani, and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers co-founder, Brook Byers on 2007 membership


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers integral in creation of Department of Energy ARPA-E project via HR-364


    • Brookings Institution policy director, Jason Bordoff, begins floating idea of 'price mechanism' policies to take place of 'command-and-control' policies to get U.S. off oil


    • Brookings Institution announces opening of Center for Public Policy Research and Current Affairs Programming facility in Doha, Qatar


    • Al Gore joins Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers as partner


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers leads $20 Million Series B round funding of Fisker Automotive


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner, Ray Lane, gives keynote at Carnegie Mellon University Qatar commencement. Lane serves as chairman of board of trustees at CMU, with Google CEO, Eric Schmidt


    • Brookings Institution director, Jason Bordoff, pens climate change policy paper in regards to international trade law. White House top climate adviser for Clinton and Obama, Joe Aldy, advises.


    • Fisker Automotive raises $65 Million in Series C round, led by Qatar Investment Authority


    • Google CEO, Eric Schmidt, hits campaign trail for Obama 2008 presidential election


    • Qatar joins UK-government-backed Carbon Trust to pour cash into cleantech companies


    • Former CIA director and Texas A&M University president, Robert Gates, is retained as Secretary of Defense in Obama Administration from Bush Administration. The only Bush cabinet member to be retained.


    • Covington & Burling, law firm which employed Attorney General Eric Holder from 2001 to 2008, announces startegic alliance with Qatar law firm Institution Quraysh for Law & Policy


    • Cherie Blair, wife of Tony Blair, exchanges multiple emails with Sec. of State Hillary Clinton regarding lucrative opportunities with Qatar royal family


    • U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu Announces $528 Million Loan for Fisker Automotive


    • Vice President Joe Biden announces reopening of former GM Boxwood, CT plant retooled for Fisker Automotive production


    • Sen. Dianne Feinstein invests $1 Million in Amyris biofuel start-up, weeks before $24 Million ARPA-E government grant made public


    • Former National Security Advisor for the Clinton Administration, Anthony Lake, becomes only 6th ever director of UNICEF in nearly 65 years


    • Sen. John Kerry invests in Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Green Growth Fund and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers XIII


    • Media Matters foreign policy fellow, MJ Rosenberg, attends social media forum hosted by Al-Jazeera in Qatar. Media Matters founder, David Brock, meets with Al-Jazeera director, Wadah Khanfar, in D.C.


    • Internal Pentagon memo describes Afghanistan as the "Saudi Arabia of Lithium."


    • NASA Chief Charles Bolden tells Qatar owned Al-Jazeera, President Obama has asked Bolden to reach out to "Muslim world" and "make them feel good about their historic contribution to science"


    • Fisker adds Qatar Holding investment manager, Dr. Kamel Maamria, to board of directors


    • Leaked: Cables reveal 3 previously undiclosed 9-11 planners from Qatar. Escaped U.S. to UK immedietly following the attacks.


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Goldman Sachs, Microsoft founder Bill Gates and Qatar tied Energy Capital Group double down on drone capable oil sniffing retread of Terralliance- NEOS GeoSolutions.


    • Google CEO, Eric Schmidt, praises Google marketing executive, Wael Ghonim, for role in Egyptian 'Arab Spring' revolution


    • Emir of Qatar, Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, openly admits in CNN interview to arming Libyan rebels against Qaddafi


    • Barack Obama says Qatar crucial to coalition's success in Libya. Qatar weapons supply to rebels confirmed.


    • White House top climate adviser for Clinton and Obama, Joe Aldy, pens "Promoting Clean Energy in the American Power Sector" for The Hamilton Project of The Brookings Institution.


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers meet with U.S. Navy in Hawaii, Pentagon and Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in Manhattan. Agree to invest in Silicon Valley biofuel ventures and create 'Green Fleet' Navy.


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers executive, Dr. Cheryl Martin, joins Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers architected ARPA-E as Deputy Director


    • Hillary Clinton on death of Qaddafi, "We came, we saw, he died."


    • Libya's former Prime Minister, Mahmoud Jibril, accuses Qatar of playing too big a role in his country's affairs and supporting unnamed factions


    • Qatar becomes largest shareholder of French aerospace and media conglomerate, Lagardère


    • Obama Administration recruits Qatar based Sheikh Yusuf al-Qaradawi, chief jurist of Muslim Brotherhood, to mediate negotiations with Taliban


    • Amyris elect Sheikh Abdullah bin Khalifa Al Thani, brother of Qatar emir, to board after $15 Million investment


    • Carnegie Mellon University and NASA Ames celebrate 10th anniverasary of Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley campus at Moffett Federal Airfield, owned by NASA


    • Hillary Clinton aide, Huma Abedin and ties to Qatar based Sheikh Yusuf Al-Qaradawi, chief jursit of Muslim Brotherhood


    • Sen. John Kerry invests in Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Digital Growth Fund and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers XIV


    • Obama Administration consults with Google owned YouTube at least twice to settle on which video to blame Benghazi attack on


    • Secretary of State Hillary Clinton affirms with Egyptian PM Hisham Kandil she is very aware the Benghazi attacks were not caused by a YouTube video, but planned well in advance


    • Obama White House Deputy Strategic Communications Adviser, Ben Rhodes, email preps UN Ambassador and Brookings Institution fellow, Susan Rice, to reinforce YouTube video as cause of Benghazi


    • Secretary of State Hillary Clinton discusses Brookings Institution fellow, Derek Chollet, heading up special Syria Task Force with Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu


    • MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) and the Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI) announce collaboration partnership.


    • Obama senior advisor, Valerie Jarrett, jets to Qatar to meet with Iran officials


    • Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt, plays vital role in Obama 2012 reelection campaign


    • UN Climate Change Conference (COP18) begins in Doha, Qatar


    • Brookings Institution asserts plan for government to implement price mechanism policies to move U.S. energy away from oil towards alternative energies


    • Former Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner and current Amyris investor, Vinod Khosla, partners with consulting firm RiceHadleyGates which includes former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates.


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner, Al Gore, sells Current TV to Qatar owned Al-Jazeera for $500 Million


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner, Colin Powell, discusses racism and climate change.


    • Guccifer sourced emails from Sidney Blumenthal to Hillary Clinton discussing role Qatar wants to take in Libya and Syria


    • White House top climate adviser for Clinton and Obama, Joe Aldy, pens "Eliminating Fossil Fuel Subsidies" for The Hamilton Project of The Brookings Institution


    • Guccifer accesses AOL email account of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers head, John Doerr, along with Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner, Colin Powell, and Sidney Blumenthal among others.


    • Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt, funds Qatar Computing Research Institute program to teach social media data mining skills


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers executive, Dr. Cheryl Martin, reveals she was encouraged to run ARPA-E by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner, Al Gore


    • Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt, gives keynote at inauguration of new Carnegie Mellon University president. The new president will oversee Carnegie Mellon University's Doha, Qatar campus.


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Qatar invested Fisker, files for bankruptcy at $139 Million loss to US taxpayers


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Bill Gates and Qatar tied oil sniffing technology, NEOS GeoSolutions, begins first international proof of concept- in Syria and Lebanon


    • MIT CSAIL leaders visit Qatar as part of $35 Million computer science collaboration.


    • "The future of Silicon Valley"- Untapped reserves of Afghan lithium becoming increasing focus. Estimates of $1 Trillion to $5 Trillion in Afghanistan lithium deposits.


    • Sen. Dianne Feinstein calls Benghazi Committee a 'hunting mission for a lynch mob'


    • "A multi-trillion dollar opportunity!" The Schmidt Family Foundation (Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt) funded Ceres, releases 'The Clean Trillion Report'


    • Google Vice President, Andrew Moore, selected as new dean of School of Computer Science (SCS) at Carnegie Mellon University. Moore will oversee CS program at Carnegie Mellon University Qatar.


    • Brookings Institution VP and Director of Foreign Policy, Martin Indyk, accepts $14.8 Million from Qatar while heading Sec. of State John Kerry's Israel-Palestine peace negotiations


    • Video: How Qatar funds extremists across the Middle East


    • David Cameron urged to use talks with Emir of Qatar to end flow of cash to ISIS


    • Google signs 60 year lease with NASA Ames for operations at Moffett Federal Airfield


    • Two al-Qaeda top financiers living with impunity in Qatar


    • U.S. officials- Qatar has now replaced Saudi Arabia as the source of the largest private donations to ISIS and other al-Qaeda affiliates


    • Ash Carter gets nod as next U.S. Secretary of Defense. In 2012, he was frontline of defense of Navy and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers 'Green Fleet' scheme.


    • Qatar Investment Authority joins $1.2 Billion Series E round of funding for Uber. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Google Ventures joined Uber in Series C and D rounds.


    • Top White House climate change official, Joe Aldy, joins Columbia Center on Global Energy Policy


    • Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt, backs legal defense of San Benito County following Measure J backlash from independent oil company


    • During SXSW keynote speech, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner, Al Gore, says 'climate change deniers' must pay political price


    • Hillary Clinton hires longtime Google executive, Stephanie Hannon, to oversee her presidential campaign's technology development


    • Columbia Center on Global Energy Policy founder and Brookings Institution policy director, Jason Bordoff, gives congressional testimony to lift Iran sanctions and end U.S. oil export ban


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers donor recipient, Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, defends proposal to use RICO laws to prosecute 'climate change deniers'


    • Former Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers executive and ARPA-E acting director, Dr. Cheryl Martin, joins Columbia Center on Global Energy Policy as fellow


    • Bill Clinton takes in between $500,000 and $1 Million from Qatari government for 2 speeches


    • Clinton Foundation takes at least $1.25 Million from Qatar government and Qatar World Cup committee amidst FIFA bribery scandal


    • 'Hillary's secret war' - Revealed interview: U.S. State Department asset and registered arms dealer, Marc Turi, sells "hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of arms to the government of Qatar."


    • Hillary Clinton touts selling $25/gallon biofuel from Clinton Global Initiative donor, Amyris, to U.S. Military


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers head, John Doerr, calls Obama, "the greatest president of my lifetime." Joins Obama presidential library committee.


    • Qatar majority owned Lagardère, aqcuires famed Paris live event venue, Le Bataclan


    • Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt, backs stealth startup, The Groundwork, to help put Hillary Clinton in White House


    • ISIS terrorists attack Paris concert venue, Le Bataclan, recently purchased by Qatar majority owned Lagardère. 89 are killed inside the venue.


    • Hillary Clinton calls on Silicon Valley to help disrupt ISIS while at Saban Forum hosted by Brookings Institution


    • The Obama Administration to propose $10/barrel fee on oil. The first of many "price mechanism" policies originally proposed by the Brookings Institution.


    • Qatar-funded Brookings Institution scraps annual Doha energy conference


    • Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt, named by Defense Secretary Ash Carter to head Pentagon innovation board


    • Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner, Ted Schlein, interviews Secretary of Defense, Ash Carter, on collaboration between Silicon Valley and Pentagon


    • John Doerr to become Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers first Chairman. Will remain on boards of Google and Amyris.


    • "The Android Administration" - Obama Administration's close ties with Google. At least 427 meetings with the White House and 252 revolving door personnel swaps.


    • DOD announces revamped ‘2.0’ program to connect military and Silicon Valley entrepreneurs. Speech given from Google administered Moffett Field.


    • Bill and Hillary Clinton received at least $100 million from autocratic Persian Gulf states and their leaders since leaving White House


    • Eric Braverman, former CEO of Clinton Foundation, hired to oversee non-investment side of family office of Alphabet Inc. Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt and wife, Wendy.


  • Summary

    Summary

    ISIS dismantled in a week's time without a single shot fired? You know about Wall Street and K Street. How much do you know about Sand Hill Road?

    Timeline (abridged)

    Date Event
    Feb 1, 1996 Future '9/11 mastermind' Khalid Shaikh Mohammed "protected and tipped off by a member of the royal family in Qatar, Abdullah Bin Khalid al-Thani"
    Nov 15, 1996 Qatar Emir, Hamad bin Khalifa al Thani, founds Al Jazeera TV network
    Feb 5, 1998 John Doerr, Sidney Blumenthal VIPs at Clinton White House dinner for Tony Blair
    Jun 7, 1999 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers fund then startup, Google. KPCB head, John Doerr, joins Google board.
    Jun 20, 2000 Eric & Wendy Schmidt VIPs at Clinton state dinner for King Mohammed VI of Morocco
    Aug 23, 2000 UK PM, Tony Blair, announces creation of £50 million per year Carbon Trust
    Mar 26, 2001 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers install Eric Schmidt as Chairman of Google, Inc.
    Aug 6, 2001 Google names Eric Schmidt CEO
    Sep 7, 2003 Under former CIA director and current university president, Robert Gates, Texas A&M University opens Doha, Qatar campus specializing in engineering and chemistry
    Jan 9, 2004 Qatar emir, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Than, announces opening of Brookings Institution Doha, Qatar office. Former president Bill Clinton gives keynote speech.
    Apr 1, 2004 Carnegie Mellon University opens campus in Doha, Qatar. Google CEO, Eric Schmidt sits on Carnegie Mellon University board of trustees
    Sep 20, 2004 Sen. Dianna Feinstein husband, Richard C. Blum, increases support of Brookings Institution on board of trustees
    Jul 12, 2005 Colin Powell joins Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers as partner
    Apr 1, 2006 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers head, John Doerr, joins advisory board of Brookings Institution's The Hamilton Project, after sizable donation
    Oct 12, 2006 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers invests in Amyris biofuel venture. KPCB head, John Doerr, joins Amyris board.
    Oct 31, 2006 Google CEO, Eric Schmidt, and wife Wendy fund distribution of Al Gore's, 'An Inconvenient Truth'
    Nov 7, 2006 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partners donate over $5 Million to CA Prop 87 campaign to tax oil producers and create $4 Billion alternative energy slush fund
    Jan 1, 2007 The Clinton Global Initiative lists Qatar PM, Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabr Al-Thani, and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers co-founder, Brook Byers on 2007 membership
    Apr 26, 2007 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers integral in creation of Department of Energy ARPA-E project via HR-364
    Oct 1, 2007 Brookings Institution policy director, Jason Bordoff, begins floating idea of 'price mechanism' policies to take place of 'command-and-control' policies to get U.S. off oil
    Oct 30, 2007 Brookings Institution announces opening of Center for Public Policy Research and Current Affairs Programming facility in Doha, Qatar
    Nov 12, 2007 Al Gore joins Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers as partner
    Jan 14, 2008 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers leads $20 Million Series B round funding of Fisker Automotive
    Jun 1, 2008 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner, Ray Lane, gives keynote at Carnegie Mellon University Qatar commencement. Lane serves as chairman of board of trustees at CMU, with Google CEO, Eric Schmidt
    Jun 9, 2008 Brookings Institution director, Jason Bordoff, pens climate change policy paper in regards to international trade law. White House top climate adviser for Clinton and Obama, Joe Aldy, advises.
    Sep 9, 2008 Fisker Automotive raises $65 Million in Series C round, led by Qatar Investment Authority
    Oct 20, 2008 Google CEO, Eric Schmidt, hits campaign trail for Obama 2008 presidential election
    Nov 3, 2008 Qatar joins UK-government-backed Carbon Trust to pour cash into cleantech companies
    Nov 25, 2008 Former CIA director and Texas A&M University president, Robert Gates, is retained as Secretary of Defense in Obama Administration from Bush Administration. The only Bush cabinet member to be retained.
    Dec 4, 2008 Covington & Burling, law firm which employed Attorney General Eric Holder from 2001 to 2008, announces startegic alliance with Qatar law firm Institution Quraysh for Law & Policy
    May 13, 2009 Cherie Blair, wife of Tony Blair, exchanges multiple emails with Sec. of State Hillary Clinton regarding lucrative opportunities with Qatar royal family
    Sep 22, 2009 U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu Announces $528 Million Loan for Fisker Automotive
    Oct 27, 2009 Vice President Joe Biden announces reopening of former GM Boxwood, CT plant retooled for Fisker Automotive production
    Nov 18, 2009 Sen. Dianne Feinstein invests $1 Million in Amyris biofuel start-up, weeks before $24 Million ARPA-E government grant made public
    May 1, 2010 Former National Security Advisor for the Clinton Administration, Anthony Lake, becomes only 6th ever director of UNICEF in nearly 65 years
    May 13, 2010 Sen. John Kerry invests in Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Green Growth Fund and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers XIII
    May 31, 2010 Media Matters foreign policy fellow, MJ Rosenberg, attends social media forum hosted by Al-Jazeera in Qatar. Media Matters founder, David Brock, meets with Al-Jazeera director, Wadah Khanfar, in D.C.
    Jun 13, 2010 Internal Pentagon memo describes Afghanistan as the "Saudi Arabia of Lithium."
    Jul 7, 2010 NASA Chief Charles Bolden tells Qatar owned Al-Jazeera, President Obama has asked Bolden to reach out to "Muslim world" and "make them feel good about their historic contribution to science"
    Sep 30, 2010 Fisker adds Qatar Holding investment manager, Dr. Kamel Maamria, to board of directors
    Feb 11, 2011 Leaked: Cables reveal 3 previously undiclosed 9-11 planners from Qatar. Escaped U.S. to UK immedietly following the attacks.
    Feb 15, 2011 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Goldman Sachs, Microsoft founder Bill Gates and Qatar tied Energy Capital Group double down on drone capable oil sniffing retread of Terralliance- NEOS GeoSolutions.
    Feb 15, 2011 Google CEO, Eric Schmidt, praises Google marketing executive, Wael Ghonim, for role in Egyptian 'Arab Spring' revolution
    Apr 14, 2011 Emir of Qatar, Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, openly admits in CNN interview to arming Libyan rebels against Qaddafi
    Apr 14, 2011 Barack Obama says Qatar crucial to coalition's success in Libya. Qatar weapons supply to rebels confirmed.
    May 18, 2011 White House top climate adviser for Clinton and Obama, Joe Aldy, pens "Promoting Clean Energy in the American Power Sector" for The Hamilton Project of The Brookings Institution.
    Aug 1, 2011 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers meet with U.S. Navy in Hawaii, Pentagon and Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in Manhattan. Agree to invest in Silicon Valley biofuel ventures and create 'Green Fleet' Navy.
    Aug 1, 2011 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers executive, Dr. Cheryl Martin, joins Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers architected ARPA-E as Deputy Director
    Oct 20, 2011 Hillary Clinton on death of Qaddafi, "We came, we saw, he died."
    Nov 10, 2011 Libya's former Prime Minister, Mahmoud Jibril, accuses Qatar of playing too big a role in his country's affairs and supporting unnamed factions
    Dec 29, 2011 Qatar becomes largest shareholder of French aerospace and media conglomerate, Lagardère
    Dec 31, 2011 Obama Administration recruits Qatar based Sheikh Yusuf al-Qaradawi, chief jurist of Muslim Brotherhood, to mediate negotiations with Taliban
    Mar 15, 2012 Amyris elect Sheikh Abdullah bin Khalifa Al Thani, brother of Qatar emir, to board after $15 Million investment
    Jun 11, 2012 Carnegie Mellon University and NASA Ames celebrate 10th anniverasary of Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley campus at Moffett Federal Airfield, owned by NASA
    Jul 25, 2012 Hillary Clinton aide, Huma Abedin and ties to Qatar based Sheikh Yusuf Al-Qaradawi, chief jursit of Muslim Brotherhood
    Aug 8, 2012 Sen. John Kerry invests in Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Digital Growth Fund and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers XIV
    Sep 11, 2012 Obama Administration consults with Google owned YouTube at least twice to settle on which video to blame Benghazi attack on
    Sep 12, 2012 Secretary of State Hillary Clinton affirms with Egyptian PM Hisham Kandil she is very aware the Benghazi attacks were not caused by a YouTube video, but planned well in advance
    Sep 14, 2012 Obama White House Deputy Strategic Communications Adviser, Ben Rhodes, email preps UN Ambassador and Brookings Institution fellow, Susan Rice, to reinforce YouTube video as cause of Benghazi
    Sep 15, 2012 Secretary of State Hillary Clinton discusses Brookings Institution fellow, Derek Chollet, heading up special Syria Task Force with Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu
    Oct 21, 2012 MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) and the Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI) announce collaboration partnership.
    Oct 23, 2012 Obama senior advisor, Valerie Jarrett, jets to Qatar to meet with Iran officials
    Nov 6, 2012 Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt, plays vital role in Obama 2012 reelection campaign
    Nov 26, 2012 UN Climate Change Conference (COP18) begins in Doha, Qatar
    Dec 3, 2012 Brookings Institution asserts plan for government to implement price mechanism policies to move U.S. energy away from oil towards alternative energies
    Dec 13, 2012 Former Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner and current Amyris investor, Vinod Khosla, partners with consulting firm RiceHadleyGates which includes former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates.
    Jan 3, 2013 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner, Al Gore, sells Current TV to Qatar owned Al-Jazeera for $500 Million
    Jan 13, 2013 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner, Colin Powell, discusses racism and climate change.
    Jan 15, 2013 Guccifer sourced emails from Sidney Blumenthal to Hillary Clinton discussing role Qatar wants to take in Libya and Syria
    Feb 25, 2013 White House top climate adviser for Clinton and Obama, Joe Aldy, pens "Eliminating Fossil Fuel Subsidies" for The Hamilton Project of The Brookings Institution
    Mar 21, 2013 Guccifer accesses AOL email account of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers head, John Doerr, along with Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner, Colin Powell, and Sidney Blumenthal among others.
    Jul 7, 2013 Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt, funds Qatar Computing Research Institute program to teach social media data mining skills
    Jul 23, 2013 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers executive, Dr. Cheryl Martin, reveals she was encouraged to run ARPA-E by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner, Al Gore
    Nov 20, 2013 Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt, gives keynote at inauguration of new Carnegie Mellon University president. The new president will oversee Carnegie Mellon University's Doha, Qatar campus.
    Nov 22, 2013 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Qatar invested Fisker, files for bankruptcy at $139 Million loss to US taxpayers
    Jan 14, 2014 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Bill Gates and Qatar tied oil sniffing technology, NEOS GeoSolutions, begins first international proof of concept- in Syria and Lebanon
    Mar 15, 2014 MIT CSAIL leaders visit Qatar as part of $35 Million computer science collaboration.
    Mar 20, 2014 "The future of Silicon Valley"- Untapped reserves of Afghan lithium becoming increasing focus. Estimates of $1 Trillion to $5 Trillion in Afghanistan lithium deposits.
    May 18, 2014 Sen. Dianne Feinstein calls Benghazi Committee a 'hunting mission for a lynch mob'
    Aug 5, 2014 "A multi-trillion dollar opportunity!" The Schmidt Family Foundation (Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt) funded Ceres, releases 'The Clean Trillion Report'
    Aug 31, 2014 Google Vice President, Andrew Moore, selected as new dean of School of Computer Science (SCS) at Carnegie Mellon University. Moore will oversee CS program at Carnegie Mellon University Qatar.
    Sep 6, 2014 Brookings Institution VP and Director of Foreign Policy, Martin Indyk, accepts $14.8 Million from Qatar while heading Sec. of State John Kerry's Israel-Palestine peace negotiations
    Oct 19, 2014 Video: How Qatar funds extremists across the Middle East
    Oct 26, 2014 David Cameron urged to use talks with Emir of Qatar to end flow of cash to ISIS
    Nov 10, 2014 Google signs 60 year lease with NASA Ames for operations at Moffett Federal Airfield
    Nov 16, 2014 Two al-Qaeda top financiers living with impunity in Qatar
    Nov 22, 2014 U.S. officials- Qatar has now replaced Saudi Arabia as the source of the largest private donations to ISIS and other al-Qaeda affiliates
    Nov 24, 2014 Ash Carter gets nod as next U.S. Secretary of Defense. In 2012, he was frontline of defense of Navy and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers 'Green Fleet' scheme.
    Dec 5, 2014 Qatar Investment Authority joins $1.2 Billion Series E round of funding for Uber. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Google Ventures joined Uber in Series C and D rounds.
    Feb 9, 2015 Top White House climate change official, Joe Aldy, joins Columbia Center on Global Energy Policy
    Mar 4, 2015 Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt, backs legal defense of San Benito County following Measure J backlash from independent oil company
    Mar 13, 2015 During SXSW keynote speech, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner, Al Gore, says 'climate change deniers' must pay political price
    Apr 8, 2015 Hillary Clinton hires longtime Google executive, Stephanie Hannon, to oversee her presidential campaign's technology development
    Apr 14, 2015 Columbia Center on Global Energy Policy founder and Brookings Institution policy director, Jason Bordoff, gives congressional testimony to lift Iran sanctions and end U.S. oil export ban
    Apr 21, 2015 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers donor recipient, Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, defends proposal to use RICO laws to prosecute 'climate change deniers'
    Apr 22, 2015 Former Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers executive and ARPA-E acting director, Dr. Cheryl Martin, joins Columbia Center on Global Energy Policy as fellow
    May 22, 2015 Bill Clinton takes in between $500,000 and $1 Million from Qatari government for 2 speeches
    May 27, 2015 Clinton Foundation takes at least $1.25 Million from Qatar government and Qatar World Cup committee amidst FIFA bribery scandal
    Jul 1, 2015 'Hillary's secret war' - Revealed interview: U.S. State Department asset and registered arms dealer, Marc Turi, sells "hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of arms to the government of Qatar."
    Aug 27, 2015 Hillary Clinton touts selling $25/gallon biofuel from Clinton Global Initiative donor, Amyris, to U.S. Military
    Sep 22, 2015 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers head, John Doerr, calls Obama, "the greatest president of my lifetime." Joins Obama presidential library committee.
    Sep 29, 2015 Qatar majority owned Lagardère, aqcuires famed Paris live event venue, Le Bataclan
    Oct 9, 2015 Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt, backs stealth startup, The Groundwork, to help put Hillary Clinton in White House
    Nov 13, 2015 ISIS terrorists attack Paris concert venue, Le Bataclan, recently purchased by Qatar majority owned Lagardère. 89 are killed inside the venue.
    Dec 6, 2015 Hillary Clinton calls on Silicon Valley to help disrupt ISIS while at Saban Forum hosted by Brookings Institution
    Feb 5, 2016 The Obama Administration to propose $10/barrel fee on oil. The first of many "price mechanism" policies originally proposed by the Brookings Institution.
    Feb 10, 2016 Qatar-funded Brookings Institution scraps annual Doha energy conference
    Mar 2, 2016 Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt, named by Defense Secretary Ash Carter to head Pentagon innovation board
    Mar 3, 2016 Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner, Ted Schlein, interviews Secretary of Defense, Ash Carter, on collaboration between Silicon Valley and Pentagon
    Mar 31, 2016 John Doerr to become Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers first Chairman. Will remain on boards of Google and Amyris.
    Apr 22, 2016 "The Android Administration" - Obama Administration's close ties with Google. At least 427 meetings with the White House and 252 revolving door personnel swaps.
    May 11, 2016 DOD announces revamped ‘2.0’ program to connect military and Silicon Valley entrepreneurs. Speech given from Google administered Moffett Field.
    May 12, 2016 Bill and Hillary Clinton received at least $100 million from autocratic Persian Gulf states and their leaders since leaving White House
    Jan 18, 2017 Eric Braverman, former CEO of Clinton Foundation, hired to oversee non-investment side of family office of Alphabet Inc. Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt and wife, Wendy.
  • Changelog
    Date Change(s) Contributor/Comments
    Jan 18, 2017 at 3:48:00 PM
    • Ex-Clinton Foundation CEO to head Schmidt NGOs
    Infamy Team
    May 16, 2016 at 3:16:00 PM
    • DOD revamped DIUx 2.0
    Infamy Team
    May 12, 2016 at 1:11:00 PM
    • $100 Million from 'Persian Gulf Sheikhs'
    Infamy Team
    May 12, 2016 at 10:23:00 AM
    • Introduction of MIT to timeline
    Infamy Team
    Apr 25, 2016 at 5:55:00 PM
    • Media Matters' relationship with Qatar introduced to timeline
    Infamy Team
    Apr 22, 2016 at 8:32:00 AM
    • Addition of "The Android Administration" for context
    Infamy Team
    Apr 16, 2016 at 9:17:00 AM
    • Introduction of Attorney General Eric Holder and Covington & Burling law firm to timeline
    Infamy Team
    Apr 15, 2016 at 2:56:00 PM
    • Introduction of Derek Chollet to timeline
    Infamy Team
    Apr 15, 2016 at 12:48:00 PM
    • Addition of Hillary phone transcripts with PM Kandil regarding Benghazi
    Infamy Team
    Apr 15, 2016 at 7:44:00 AM
    • Google, NASA, Carnegie Mellon and Moffett Airfield for context of Gov/Google relationship
    Infamy Team
    Apr 14, 2016 at 12:50:00 PM
    • Introduce timing of Clinton allied UNICEF director months before Arab Spring kicks off
    Infamy Team
    Apr 12, 2016 at 8:56:00 AM
    • Introduction of UN Amb. and Brookings fellow, Susan Rice, to timeline
    Infamy Team
    Apr 10, 2016 at 5:07:00 PM
    • Fisker adds Qatar to board
    Infamy Team
    Apr 10, 2016 at 9:10:00 AM
    • Joe Aldy introduced to timeline.
    Infamy Team
    Apr 10, 2016 at 7:38:00 AM
    • Silicon Valley/Afghanistan lithium interests introduced to timeline.
    Infamy Team
    Apr 7, 2016 at 8:31:00 AM
    • Update to relations data
    Infamy Team
    Apr 7, 2016 at 8:07:00 AM
    • Introduction of Robert Gates to timeline
    Infamy Team
    Apr 7, 2016 at 6:22:00 AM
    • Emir of Qatar/CNN interview regarding Libyan rebel arming for context
    Infamy Team
    Apr 6, 2016 at 8:09:00 PM
    • Obama $10/barrel price mechanism proposal introduced
    Infamy Team
    Apr 6, 2016 at 7:48:00 AM
    • Ash Carter and KPCB partner interview
    Infamy Team
    Apr 6, 2016 at 6:37:00 AM
    • Ash Carter introduced to timeline.
    Infamy Team
    Apr 4, 2016 at 9:16:00 PM
    • Addition of Qatar/Google/Kleiner Perkins funding of Uber for context
    Infamy Team
    Apr 4, 2016 at 8:22:00 PM
    • Hillary Clinton/Google staff and Libya/Qatar objections
    Infamy Team
    Apr 4, 2016 at 7:59:00 PM
    • Bill Clinton/Qatar speech payments
    Infamy Team
    Apr 4, 2016 at 3:34:00 PM
    • KPCB partner Ray Lane gives commencement at Carnegie Mellon University Qatar
    Infamy Team
    Apr 4, 2016 at 1:26:00 PM
    • Eric Schmidt to head Pentagon board
    Infamy Team
    Apr 4, 2016 at 11:54:00 AM
    • Introduction of Carnegie Mellon University to timeline
    Infamy Team
    Apr 4, 2016 at 11:02:00 AM
    • Bill Clinton addresses new Doha, Qatar Brookings Institution office grand opening
    Infamy Team
    Apr 4, 2016 at 10:19:00 AM
    • Qatar ties to 9/11 introduced to timeline
    Infamy Team
    Apr 4, 2016 at 7:34:00 AM
    • How Qatar funds Islamic extremism
    • Terror financiers living in Qatar with impunity
    Infamy Team
    Apr 3, 2016 at 6:36:00 PM
    • Valerie Jarrett jetsets to Qatar to meet with Iran following Benghazi
    Infamy Team
    Apr 3, 2016 at 8:14:00 AM
    • Introduction of NEOS GeoSolutions to timeline
    Infamy Team
    Apr 2, 2016 at 8:35:00 PM
    • Schmidt Family Foundation/Ceres 'Clean Trillion' added
    Infamy Team
    Apr 2, 2016 at 8:17:00 PM
    • Huma Abedin and Sheikh Yusuf al-Qaradawi introduced to timeline
    Infamy Team
    Apr 2, 2016 at 7:06:00 PM
    • John Doerr to become KPCB's first Chairman, retain role at Google and Amyris
    Infamy Team
    Apr 2, 2016 at 5:51:00 PM
    • Addition of Fisker bankruptcy discussion
    Infamy Team
    Apr 2, 2016 at 5:26:00 PM
    • Gatestone Institute - US Officials say Qatar is #1 donor of private funds to ISIS
    Infamy Team
    Apr 2, 2016 at 1:10:00 PM
    • 2007 Clinton Global Initiative Membership list
    Infamy Team
    Apr 2, 2016 at 12:48:00 PM
    • Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt, backs Measure J legal defense fund in San Benito County, CA
    Infamy Team
    Apr 1, 2016 at 12:00:00 PM
    • Initial Release
    Infamy Team
  • Comments
image

Stay Informed.

Get insider updates regarding our full site launch and future releases.

Be notified when IИFAMY launches with updates and more unburied news releases.