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Tuesday
Jan
23
2018
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
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@
Palo Alto
Numbers of Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds increased over 100 , more than 3/4 launched in 2017.Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds panel Michael Feng, CoinAlpha; Martin Froehler, Quantiacs; Miko Matsumura, Evercoin; Joe DiPasquale, BitBull Capital; Ronen Kirsh,Blockchain at Berkeley/Dekrypt Capital Jan23 Palo Alto http://bit.ly/2zXVo7a Price: $20 Link: http://bit.ly/2zXVo7a
Wednesday
Jan
24
2018
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
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
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
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
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/
Tuesday
Feb
6
2018
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/
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
Venue:
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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
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

Past Events

Thursday
Jan
18
2018
Thursday, January 18, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
So you want to be a Product Manager, or you’re looking to make your next career move. You’re excited by some fledgling startups on AngelList, but also tempted by Google’s rotational Product Management program. How do you figure out where to go? Based on their combined experiences at companies of all sizes, Graciela and Bradley will discuss how the role of the Product Manager differs at small, medium, and large companies. Price: Free Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/small-vs-large-company-product-managers-by-dropbox-pm-tickets-41381774000?aff=Startupdigest&discount=STARTUP
Thursday, January 18, 2018 from 11:30am-2pm
11:30am-2pm
Our panel of IT experts and industrial buyers will share their thoughts on IoT, connected tech, sensors, and of course the big issue of moving from unconnected to connected. Then, we will get their insight on what industrial buyers need - from sensors and monitoring to security, analytics, and cloud services. LEARN MORE / REGISTER AT https://goo.gl/bknfj1 Limited Availability Non-Member Registration: $200 Price: 200$. Link: https://goo.gl/bknfj1
Wednesday
Jan
17
2018
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
One of the the biggest challenges for a Product Manager is how to scale themselves, their team, and their product to have more impact. Davis will discuss the lessons he's learned from the last ten years working as a Product Manager at some of the technology world's most dynamic companies. Price: Free Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-scale-for-your-product-and-team-by-facebook-product-manager-tickets-41306655318?aff=Startupdigest&discount=STARTUP
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
The quicker you ramp up in a new project or new company, the sooner you will own your product. While this is true, it is important to build the right foundations during your onboarding period to set yourself up for success. Putting in the effort and time investment up front will pay dividends throughout your tenure. Join Alice Liang, from Lenda, for 5 things that you should never miss when you join a new project or company. Price: Free Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-set-goals-for-success-by-former-dreamhire-product-manager-tickets-41378953564?aff=Startupdigest&discount=STARTUP
Thursday
Jan
11
2018
Thursday, January 11, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
Ankit will walk through an intro to the Product Manager role, the skills needed, and how the role differs between small and large companies. He will wrap up with some advice that's helped him in his Product Manager interviews over the years. Price: Free Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/what-are-the-basics-of-product-manager-interviews-by-google-pm-tickets-40552959995?aff=Startupdigest&discount=STARTUP
Thursday, January 11, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
This talk will aim to offer insights on being an effective & empathetic Product Manager and how to be customer driven. Kanishka Maheshwari, Product Manager at Salesforce, will also be talking about how to bring Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning powered products to market. He will discuss what Product Manager's life is like, how to be an effective Product Manager and what to do if you want to be a Product Manager. Price: Free Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/intro-to-ai-and-machine-learning-products-by-salesforce-pm-tickets-41490369813?aff=Startupdigest&discount=STARTUP
Wednesday
Jan
10
2018
Wednesday, January 10, 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. Main takeaways: - What is Bitcoin? - How does it work? - Why does it matter? Price: Free Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/intro-to-bitcoin-by-reddit-director-of-product-tickets-41490040829?aff=Startupdigest&discount=STARTUP
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
Uber Product Manager will be talking about machine learning and how it has gone from research and engineering to consumer products. He'll discuss machine learning problems he's experienced at Uber and how him and his team solved them. Devdatta will share his experience and explain how there is no playbook for a Machine Learning Product Manager. Price: Free Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/what-do-machine-learning-products-need-by-uber-product-manager-tickets-41304823840?aff=Startupdigest&discount=STARTUP
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
Do you work in a startup? Are you interested in how to build or shift the company culture? Do you want your team to be more effective, collaborative and kick-ass? In this interactive play-shop, we'll give you insights in the latest research on the best startup and corporate cultures. We'll then roll up our sleeves and play several teambuilding games that you can immediately take back to your workplace to improve team communication, trust and collaboration. We'll combine the fun of games and the spontinaity of improv with the proven research on how to create psychological safety and build community. Price: $10 Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/play-shop-a-workshop-on-how-to-create-startup-culture-through-play-tickets-41026113209
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 from 6-9pm
6-9pm
Discover how exceptional teamwork between marketing & product creates a hard-to-copy, strategic advantage. Price: FREE Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/branding-for-builders-with-former-netflix-vp-gibson-biddle-tickets-41188980349