Future Events

Monday
Feb
26
2018
Monday, February 26, 2018 at 3pm through Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 1pm
3pm through Wednesday, February 28 at 1pm
The collision of technology, business, politics and culture has contributed to the most divisive time in US history. Rational discourse is in short supply. It’s time to come together – literally and metaphorically – bringing into one room the cross-disciplinary and cross-the-aisle POVs required to drive change. Shift Forum is that room – don’t miss your opportunity to be there. Price: 3995 Link: http://forum.newco.co/
Thursday
Mar
1
2018
Thursday, March 1, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
Have you been hearing about bitcoin, cryptocurrency, and blockchain? Want to know what all the hype is about? Come learn about how blockchains work, what they are actually useful for, and what interesting opportunities are emerging in the cryptosphere. We will review basics and delve into a few interesting applications on the finance and technology sides, as well as look at some companies that are attacking challenging problems in the space. Price: Free Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/intro-to-bitcoin-and-cryptocurrency-by-fmr-google-product-manager-tickets-41454507548?aff=Startupdigest&discount=STARTUP
Thursday
Apr
19
2018
Thursday, April 19, 2018 at midnight through Friday, April 20, 2018 at midnight
midnight through Friday, April 20 at midnight
Blockchain is far more than a platform for a currency, it is a platform for decentralizing the web of applications in a profoundly secure way. The Blockchain Developer Conference (April 19-20, 2018) is the largest convergence of Blockchain developers seeking exposure to the newest technologies for building decentralized apps in FinTech, Healthcare, Government, Enterprise, and the Consumer space. Get your free OPEN Pass here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/blockdev-conference-2018-tickets-39855879007?discount=bcc18-open100. Price: $299-$1059 Link: http://blockdevcon.com/

Past Events

Thursday
Feb
8
2018
Thursday, February 8, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
The journey to becoming a Product Manager is often unconventional, but it becomes all you focus when you determine it is for you. We will discuss the two most common paths, MBA and startups, while also exploring alternate opportunities that have proven equally as successful. I'll include real world examples that will focus on the unique benefits of each option, with an opportunity to answer your questions. Everyone's path is unique, and there is no one right way but there is a way that may be better for your situation. Price: Free Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-important-is-startup-experience-vs-mba-by-google-product-manager-tickets-40780003087?aff=Startupdigest&discount=STARTUP
Wednesday
Feb
7
2018
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 from 7-9pm
7-9pm
Smart people learn from their mistakes. Wise people learn from the mistakes of others. Hear what LinkedIn fmr Product VP Joff Redfern would have told his younger self to get to where he is in half the time. Joff shares his learning from over 20 years of product leadership experience to help you accelerate your learning and growth in product leadership. Use Promo Code "SDfriends" to get a 20% discount. Price: $20 – $25 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/5-lessons-to-fast-track-your-career-tickets-41209705338
Tuesday
Feb
6
2018
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
Venue:
@
San Francisco
Find out about the laws governing Cryptocurrency: Cryptocurrency Law panel Adam Ettinger Sheppard Mullin; Peter Rafelson Digiramp; Mason Borda Tokensoft; Tony Lai legal.io; Shane Glynn FinTech Silicon Valley Feb 6 San Francisco Price: $20 Link: http://bit.ly/2iqoSkH
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at midnight through Thursday, February 8, 2018 at midnight
midnight through Thursday, February 8 at midnight
DevExec World 2018 is an exclusive 2-day conference for 500+ Dev Execs and Dev Managers that features peer collaboration and expert guidance on hiring (and keeping) great teams, effective product management, team skill development, successful career advancement, and best practices for selecting your DevTech stack. Check out the full schedule and list of speakers at http://devexecworld.com?utm_campaign=SFDEEVT Link: http://devexecworld.com/
Saturday
Feb
3
2018
Saturday, February 3, 2018 at midnight through Sunday, February 4, 2018 at midnight
midnight through Sunday, February 4 at midnight
DeveloperWeek SF 2018 is the world's largest developer festival with 8,000 participants across the conference, expo, hackathon, hiring mixer, and week of city-wide events. The DeveloperWeek conference covers Blockchain Development, Full-Stack JavaScript, Artificial Intelligence Development, and 10+ more tracks and topics. Get your free OPEN Pass with this link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/developerweek-2018-tickets-36162005532?discount=DWSF18-Cal20 Link: http://www.developerweek.com/
Wednesday
Jan
31
2018
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 from 6-9:30pm
6-9:30pm
Getting funding from investors is always a challenge for startups. Avoiding common pitfalls when raising money can make the difference between your startup's success or failure and the amount of dilution that founders will suffer that can mean the difference between a great or a dismal exit. In this highly interactive session you will learn how to develop a funding strategy appropriate for your startup. Price: $30 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/startup-fundamentals-workshop-2-developing-an-appropriate-funding-strategy-for-your-startup-tickets-41258902488
Thursday
Jan
25
2018
Thursday, January 25, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
Bitcoin is the world's first finite digital resource, a currency that no single person or organization can control - kind of like a digital gold. Unless you have a background in cryptography or economics or both, phrases like cold storage, hard fork, and segregated witness can all seem pretty cryptic. Price: Free Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/intro-to-bitcoin-by-reddit-director-of-product-tickets-41499676650?aff=Startupdigest&discount=STARTUP
Wednesday
Jan
24
2018
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 from 7-9pm
7-9pm
In the past, companies had full control over the software used by their employees. Not any more. Today's workforce is increasingly autonomous around software selection and usage. Large companies typically have hundreds, if not thousands of rogue applications in play. In this crazy environment, the challenge of building and selling enterprise software is increasingly complex. Box Senior Product VP Chris Yeh reveals the product tradeoffs that he made over the years and talk about lessons learned. Use Promo Code "SDfriends" to get a 20% discount. Price: $20 – $25 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/not-your-parents-enterprise-software-tickets-41209480666
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
Come to learn how to build great roadmaps! Great roadmaps require right trade-offs, right prioritization, strong execution rigger and above all success metrics. A strong roadmap is your channel to success. There is no one size that fits all, but there are certain techniques that can help you get there. Let’s talk about it! Price: Free Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-build-a-product-roadmap-by-ebay-director-of-product-tickets-41495699755?aff=Startupdigest&discount=STARTUP
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
This talk is aimed at job seekers, and is completely focused on 1) How to get a higher number of first-round interviews for product management roles. 2) How to succeed in those interviews. Price: Free Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-practice-interviewing-for-product-roles-by-fmr-okcupid-pm-tickets-41452240768?aff=Startupdigest&discount=STARTUP