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Friday
Apr
20
2018
Friday, April 20, 2018 at midnight through Monday, April 23, 2018 at midnight
midnight through Monday, April 23 at midnight
Learn, network, and start a business in just 54 hours, Startup Weekend is coming to Silicon Valley on April 20th. Price: $99 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/startup-weekend-silicon-valley-social-innovation-edition-tickets-41025651829?aff=sworghttp://up.co/communities/events/12241
Monday
Apr
23
2018
Monday, April 23, 2018 from 12:30-2pm
12:30-2pm
Learn how to take the bold yet intelligent risks that will help you thrive in business–and in life. What empowers some people to respond effectively with creative breakthrough solutions while most of us cling instinctively to the safety of doing things the way we always have? Through interviews with over one hundred innovators in business, health, education and activism, and leveraging decades of research into creativity and performance, author and digital marketing pioneer Jonah Sachs reveals a path to higher performance and creativity for anyone ready to step out of their comfort zone. Price: FREE Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/book-launch-unsafe-thinking-with-jonah-sachs-tickets-44571139478?aff=startupdigest
Tuesday
Apr
24
2018
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 from 6-8:30pm
6-8:30pm
How can we leverage user feedback to make better product decisions around prioritizing features, optimizing for retention and the like? Ryan Glasgow, Founder of UserLeap and a former Group Product Manager at Weebly, will cover advanced techniques for collecting user feedback and distilling it into actionable insights. Price: $15 Link: https://bit.ly/2qoC65r
Wednesday
Apr
25
2018
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 from 6-8pm
6-8pm
Join us for learning how to get started with NLP and Machine Learning. One of the methods of extracting meaning and learning from text data is called Natural Language Processing (NLP). NLP is a fast moving and growing field of study that has created exciting results. Price: FREE Link: https://www.meetup.com/Big-Data-Silicon-Valley/events/249204316/
Thursday
Apr
26
2018
Thursday, April 26, 2018 from 7-9pm
7-9pm
Who Are You (Really) Designing For? An Introduction to Stakeholder-Centered Design In this session, I introduce participants to the concept of stakeholder-centered design, a process for identifying and designing for each stakeholder in the ecosystem and lifecycle of a product or service. I will begin by recapping the design process at a high level & then zoom into where this particular concept is useful, explore the details of how to practice it, and share the tools I use to apply stakeholder-centered design.  Price: $10 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/intro-to-stakeholder-centered-design-with-taylor-cone-stanford-dschool-tickets-43380542370
Friday
Apr
27
2018
Friday, April 27, 2018 at midnight through Monday, April 30, 2018 at midnight
midnight through Monday, April 30 at midnight
Learn, network, and start a business in just 54 hours, Startup Weekend is coming to San Jose on April 27th. Price: $99 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/techstars-startup-weekend-san-jose-edu-0427-429-tickets-41889461507?aff=sworg
Monday
Apr
30
2018
Monday, April 30, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
Dapp development coding talk geared towards beginners with David Goldberg @Bloctrax. Price: FREE Link: https://fin.sv/2ILzztl
Thursday
May
3
2018
Thursday, May 3, 2018 from 8:30am-6pm
8:30am-6pm
Join us at the 5th Annual Silicon Valley AgTech Conference! Don’t miss an incredible day of panel discussions, breakout sessions, technology demos, startup pitches, and industry updates. Our 700+ attendees find partners, investors, and customers every year. Price: $200 Link: https://www.svagtech.org
Friday
May
4
2018
Friday, May 4, 2018 at midnight through Monday, May 7, 2018 at midnight
midnight through Monday, May 7 at midnight
Learn, network, and start a business in just 54 hours, Startup Weekend is coming to Hayward on May 4th. Price: $75 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/startup-weekend-east-bay-tickets-43904563732?aff=sworg
Friday
May
11
2018
Friday, May 11, 2018 from 9am-6pm
9am-6pm
TechCrunch Sessions: Robotics is a single-day event designed to facilitate in-depth conversations and networking opportunities with the industry leaders and researchers bringing innovation to the masses. The day features awesome robot demos, workshops, and plenty of networking opportunities. Price: $45 Link: https://techcrunch.com/event-info/tc-sessions-robotics-2018/

Past Events

Friday
Apr
20
2018
Friday, April 20, 2018 at midnight through Monday, April 23, 2018 at midnight
midnight through Monday, April 23 at midnight
Learn, network, and start a business in just 54 hours, Startup Weekend is coming to Silicon Valley on April 20th. Price: $99 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/startup-weekend-silicon-valley-social-innovation-edition-tickets-41025651829?aff=sworghttp://up.co/communities/events/12241
Thursday
Apr
19
2018
Thursday, April 19, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
Come hear about Arun's experience building and growing SlideShare to be a top 100 site in the world. He'll talk about how he leveraged a design thinking approach to SEO and organic growth. Main takeaways: -Accessibility should never be an afterthought -Relevance and engagement matter for growth -Embed and share value across the Web -Focus on your product’s flywheel -Information architecture Price: Free Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/what-is-design-thinking-product-management-by-linkedin-senior-pm-tickets-44447552827?aff=Startupdigest&discount=STARTUP
Thursday, April 19, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
As an Engineer Sarika used to jump to the question - How ? How do I solve this problem ? But as a Product Manager she had to change her perspective. Sarika added many more questions before coming to how. The general checklist she follows is : -What is the problem? -Severity of impact -What are our options? - short term and long term -Communication : Internal vs External Price: Free Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-product-perspective-on-problem-solving-by-former-visa-pm-tickets-44474943754?aff=Startupdigest&discount=STARTUP
Thursday, April 19, 2018 from 8-10am
8-10am
HardwareCon brings together 500+ global community thought leaders, entrepreneurs and innovators in the hardware ecosystem. In its 4th year, HardwareCon 2018 moves to a new larger location at the San Jose Convention Center. The Conference and exhibition offers sponsors and exhibitors the chance to meet the hottest hardware startups, investors, partners, retailers, platforms and suppliers and other key decision makers from the hardware ecosystem. Price: $249 Link: https://www.hardwarecon.com/page/1310943/register?promo=HWCSTARTUP&isTracking=true
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/
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
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
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
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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