Future Events

Monday
Sep
25
2017
Monday, September 25, 2017 at midnight through Thursday, September 28, 2017 at midnight
midnight through Thursday, September 28 at midnight
The 5th Annual API World 2017 Conference & Expo is the world’s largest API conference with 4,000 attendees participating in the new API economy. API World spans topics in API Design & Strategy, Microservices, IoT APIs, Machine Learning APIs, API Middleware, Monetizing APIs, and dozens more. API World caters to both API Providers (companies building their own APIs) as well as API Consumers (developers looking to integrate new APIs). Price: $35 Link: http://apiworld.co/
Monday, September 25, 2017 from 5:30-7:30pm
5:30-7:30pm
Measuring and optimizing your sales funnel only goes so far. Tech visionary, early-stage investor and former Facebook exec SC Moatti shares best practices and case studies to help you reach new users, maximize conversions, build a culture that serves existing customers while unlocking new sources of growth, and more. Price: $30 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/triple-digit-conversions-unlock-new-sources-of-startup-growth-tickets-35552543615
Monday, September 25, 2017 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
Join us for a panel of FinTech investors to learn about the pluses & minuses of investment in Silicon Valley versus New York! Panel from Broadhaven Capital Partners, Canaan Partners, Bessemer Venture Partners, and Core Innovation Capital. Price: $30 Link: http://bit.ly/2xXMrqk
Tuesday
Sep
26
2017
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 from 4-9pm
4-9pm
Join us to hear a panel of investors discuss how to meet investors, pitch them, and what it really takes to get them to write you a check! We will be discussing trends in early-stage investing, hot sectors, the most important considerations to investors when they're considering an investment, and the best ways to reach these and other investors. Price: $59 Link: http://www.fundingpost.com/breakfast/reg1.asp?event=399&refer=startupdigest
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 from 6-8:30pm
6-8:30pm
Join Box.org, Kiva, CALSO, Epic Foundation and SFTech4Good at Parisoma for the first in a series of social impact panel discussions! From startups to corporations, the tech sector has a great opportunity to make more of a social impact. In this panel discussion with social innovators, social entrepreneurship leaders, and corporate social impact managers, we’ll discuss: How to get started in creating social impact where you work, ways that leading companies are giving back, and success stories in tech-based social entrepreneurship. Price: FREE Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/leveraging-tech-for-social-good-tickets-37372278491
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 from 6-8pm
6-8pm
Future chatbots will be multimodal like human beings in that they will interact through touch UI, vision, voice, and text. As a tiny step in this direction, we will preview how UI, voice, and text can be combined to create more engaging chatbots. Next, we will explore the Bluemix environment and Watson capabilities including Watson Conversation service. We will cover both business and client side issues with demos showing code and technical details. In this meetup, you will learn how to build your chatbot and publish into various channels such as Facebook Messenger and Slack. Price: FREE Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/multimodal-chatbots-intelligent-apps-with-ibm-watson-and-bluemix-tickets-37496130937
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 from 6:30-9pm
6:30-9pm
Veteran Silicon Valley corporate attorney Todd Rumberger will provide an overview of the fundraising morass and insight into how to make the best choice for success. Price: $17 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/raising-money-for-your-startup-tickets-37771452431
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 from 6:30-9pm
6:30-9pm
Amanda Moskowitz, Founder & CEO of Stacklist will lead a discussion with some of the Bay Area's most talented entrepreneurs and HR experts. They'll share their stories, offer their best advice and answer your questions about all things HR for your startup. Price: $20 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/your-first-100-hires-how-to-think-about-hiring-management-all-things-hr-at-a-startup-tickets-37808360825
Wednesday
Sep
27
2017
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 7am through Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 6pm
7am through Thursday, September 28 at 6pm
RoboBusiness is the pioneering event of the global robotics industry and the most important gathering of the year for those seeking to learn more about and profit from robotics. For over 12 years, RoboBusiness has brought together thousands of executives, engineers, investors, startups and robotics experts from around the world to learn from one another and build robotics strategies that can be immediately put to use to grow their businesses and stay ahead of the competition. Come hear from experts in the field such as Martin Buehler, Executive R&D Imagineer for Walt Disney, about the future of robotics and so much more! Price: $45 Link: http://www.robobusiness.com/
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 from 11am-1pm
11am-1pm
Are you struggling to create a living as an artist? Join us for The Art of Commerce - Creating a Living as an Artist. In this workshop, we'll explore how to balance art and commerce, both practically and artistically. We'll also discuss the creativity found in entrepreneurship and how things that could seem like "work" are actually fertile grounds for creativity. Price: $15 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/uptima-presents-the-art-of-commerce-creating-a-living-as-an-artist-tickets-37585012785

Past Events

Saturday
Sep
23
2017
Saturday, September 23, 2017 from 1:30-6:30pm
1:30-6:30pm
With the Cancer Moonshot project calling for a cure for cancer, the biotech industry is gearing up to develop the next generation of cancer killers. In recent years, a new wave of powerful tools has been developed by researchers and companies. Aided by the latest genomic and computational technology, innovators in oncology research are developing novel therapies to transcend the current treatment options. Price: $50 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/reimagining-cancer-hemi-ventures-forum-tickets-37632748564
Saturday, September 23, 2017 from 1:30-7:30pm
1:30-7:30pm
Join us for access to 30+ live startup pitching, including 10 VC judges Networking with 500+ of Silicon Valley’s most innovative leaders, High-powered panel discussions Corporates participation from Western Digital / Sandisk, China Eastern Airlines, Bank of West, Ford, Midea Group Pre Conference Bonuses including AI Workshops on Neon Network, Nervana Deep Learning Framework, Machine Learning on SparkML, Deep Learning on BigDL, Image Recognition with Spark & BigDL delivered by AI Framework experts and more! Price: $75 Link: http://ai.cspa.com/
Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 9am through Sunday, September 24, 2017 at 9pm
9am through Sunday, September 24 at 9pm
What TLDR: A hackathon for fonts! A 48 hour period where type designers, lettering artists, graphic designers, and font engineers (+ anybody interested!) team up to compete and produce a font(s) with a limited character set inspired by the event’s theme (TBA). Why Give people the opportunity to experience and explore different disciplines and methods for creating beautiful type, while benefiting a wonderful organization like San Francisco Center For The Book. Who Type designers, Letterers, Graphic Designers, Font engineers, Product designers, Typophiles, anybody who wants to learn more about designing type. JUDGES! PRIZES! FAME! Price: $15 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/type-jam-tickets-36367068882
Thursday
Sep
21
2017
Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
How do Search Engines find and order information? Have you ever wondered how does a search engine work? How is information retrieved and ordered? In this talk, the speaker will cover the fundamentals of information retrievals and search engines. Additionally, he will cover in depth: How search engines take one or two user entered keywords and very effectively returns only a few relevant documents from millions and zillions of documents. Price: $10 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-make-your-product-discoverable-w-apples-app-store-pm-tickets-36679911603?aff=Startupdigest
Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
By 2020, it's estimated that 50 billion consumer and industrial devices will be connected to the Internet. The explosive growth of the Internet of Things provides huge opportunities, but it also introduces a lot of complexity and risk. To be successful, IoT products require a new breed of Product Manager capable of managing an end-to-end solution from a business and technical perspective. Price: $10 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/product-management-for-the-internet-of-things-tickets-37060077690?aff=Startupdigest
Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 6-8pm
6-8pm
Prior to founding Zoom, Eric was Corporate Vice President of Engineering at Cisco, where he was responsible for Cisco's collaboration software development. As one of the founding engineers and Vice President of Engineering at WebEx, Eric was the heart and soul of the WebEx product from 1997 to 2011. Eric proudly grew the WebEx team from 10 engineers to more than 800 worldwide, and contributed to revenue growth from $0 to more than $800M. Eric is a named inventor on 11 issued and 20 pending patents in real time collaboration.Eric is a graduate of the Stanford University Executive Program. Price: $15 Link: https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-san-francisco-presents-eric-yuan-zoom#/
Wednesday
Sep
20
2017
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 from 1-7:30pm
1-7:30pm
What is EID? An action-oriented day bringing together the best of European technology, policy, and innovation. Scheduled on September 20th, EID is the central event of Startup Europe comes to Silicon Valley (SEC2SV) an invitation only week-long program of events, meetings, workshops, and receptions. that brings together the current and future EU Unicorns, EU policy makers to meet the Silicon Valley digital Since 2015 EID has been bringing together the current and future EU Unicorns and EU policy makers to meet the Silicon Valley digital economy stakeholders. More info and updates at eid.mindthebridge.com. Price: $119 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/european-innovation-day-2017-sec2sv-tickets-35267019605
Tuesday
Sep
19
2017
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 from 6-8pm
6-8pm
Network with Bay Area professionals and learn about AI innovation and the future of Virtual Reality at Google Developers Launchpad in San Francisco. Price: $20 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/san-francisco-ai-and-vr-expert-panel-networking-mixer-google-developers-launchpad-space-on-919-6pm-tickets-35574269598
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 from 6-9:30pm
6-9:30pm
This event will give you a solid overview of the tools and workflows for digital storytelling and interactive web animations, explain potentials as well as challenges and encourage creatives to dive deeper into this fascinating world called modern web. Price: FREE Link: https://www.eventbrite.de/e/interactive-web-animations-meetup-registration-36743453659
Monday
Sep
18
2017
Monday, September 18, 2017 from 6:30-9pm
6:30-9pm
Silicon Valley attorney Roger Royse, the founder of Royse Law Firm, will deliver his popular presentation: “Top Ten Legal Mistakes that Could Kill Your Startup", which is based on his popular book, Dead on Arrival, Avoiding the Legal Mistakes That Could Kill Your StartUp. Price: $20 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/top-ten-legal-mistakes-that-could-kill-your-startup-tickets-37568826371