General Assembly: WOMEN IN TECH BREAKFAST
Apr
20
8:30 AM08:30

General Assembly: WOMEN IN TECH BREAKFAST

We invite you to join us for this interactive breakfast for Women in Technology. We're featuring great women in tech to give their insight on how they reached their level of success, advice on navigating the workplace, and how we can help the next generation of women in tech.

Our esteemed panel of speakers are pioneers in their respective fields, representing many facets of the SF tech industry.

Breakfast 8:30am-8:45am
Panel 8:45am-9:30am
Q&A 9:30am-10:00am

This event is hosted by General Assembly, please RSVP here

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General Assembly: WOMEN IN TECH BREAKFAST
Mar
30
8:30 AM08:30

General Assembly: WOMEN IN TECH BREAKFAST

Come celebrate the end of Women's History Month at an interactive breakfast for Women in Technology. Our speakers will share insights on how they reached their level of success, advise on navigating the workplace, and discuss how we can help the next generation of women in tech.

Our esteemed panel of speakers are pioneers in their respective fields, representing many facets of the Bay Area tech industry.

You'll have a chance to ask questions and then network with other awesome women!

  • Breakfast 8:30am-8:45am
  • Panel 8:45am-10:00am
  • Additional Q&A and Networking 10:00am-10:30am

This event is hosted by General Assembly, please RSVP here

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'Femigrants of Silicon Valley'- Forum of Female Immigrant Leaders
Mar
22
5:30 PM17:30

'Femigrants of Silicon Valley'- Forum of Female Immigrant Leaders

Femigrants Foundation celebrates its first anniversary and the achievements of diverse immigrant women leaders!

On Thursday, March 22nd Femigrants will be bringing together a very talented diverse group of female immigrant entrepreneurs and women professionals working in some of the top tech companies in Silicon Valley.

The confirmed speakers are successful immigrant women entrepreneurs, business owners and professional leaders working at SalesForce, Pinterest, Oculus/Facebook and the City and County of San Francisco.

Men, please join us and learn more about the challenges and achievements of immigrant women!

If you would like to:

- Get tips on finding investors for your local business
- Take advice from professionals of the top Tech companies
- Expand your professional network of diverse women
- Learn and share challenges and achievements
- Discuss the diversity, inclusion, community partnerships and more
- Enjoy fun evening with professionals and experts full of free food and drinks

Join us for an inspiring evening of networking and discussions!

* Men are welcome to join this event too.

Join the conversation #FOSV18

This event is hosted by Femigrants Foundation. Please RSVP here!

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Female Founder Startup Pitch Competition, by the Founder Institute
Mar
13
6:00 PM18:00

Female Founder Startup Pitch Competition, by the Founder Institute

The Founder Institute is the world’s most challenging and effective program to start a company. Join us for a Female Founder Startup pitch competition in San Francisco, where you can see presentations from top female entrepreneurs who are building great startups. Angels, venture capitalists, media, mentors and the general public are invited to meet the presenters and learn about the diverse businesses that they are building.

Who should Attend?

  • Tonight it’s all about women in technology and entrepreneurship
  • Anyone interested in entrepreneurship
  • Anyone who has an idea for a startup or an early-stage company but is unsure about what to do next
  • Anyone interested in meeting fellow female entrepreneurs starting a company
  • Anyone interested in meeting Founder Institute Directors or Mentors

What is the Agenda?

  • Welcome and Socializing
  • Short Presentation on the Founder Institute
  • Pitches from female entrepreneurs and feedback from panelists
  • Networking, Socializing, and appetizers!
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FAVEs [Founder Access to VCs Event] - Maryanne Morrow of SurgeXLR
Jan
10
12:30 PM12:30

FAVEs [Founder Access to VCs Event] - Maryanne Morrow of SurgeXLR

This event is hosted by our Partner, FairFunders

FAVEs [Founder Access to VCs Event] where we're connecting female founders and founders from underrepresented groups directly with VCs, free, from the comfort of their home, office or phone. 

This month's event features, Maryanne Morrow of SurgeXLR

SurgeXLR works with each startup to develop a customized plan that focuses on acquiring enterprise customers. Think of us as your outsourced CRO: SurgeXLR will work with you on your overall revenue and monetization strategy until you have a full team in place. 

Evidence Based. Customer Focused. Revenue Driven.

By tapping into the SurgeXLR network, your business will have access to hundreds of high-level leaders in the business community.  With a combined 30 years of experience in enterprise sales and business development, SurgeXLR will help you develop revenue strategies, refine pricing models, identify leads, and coach you through the sales process.

With SurgeXLR, you will have individualized attention, innovative startup advice, and access to our exclusive network of business leaders.

Registration for this event will open soon! Please check this page to register for future FAVE events! 

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FAVEs [Founder Access to VCs Event] - Mark Achler, Math Ventures
Dec
13
12:30 PM12:30

FAVEs [Founder Access to VCs Event] - Mark Achler, Math Ventures

This event is hosted by our Partner, FairFunders

FAVEs [Founder Access to VCs Event] where we're connecting female founders and founders from underrepresented groups directly with VCs, free, from the comfort of their home, office or phone. 

This month's event features, MARK ACHLER, Managing Director of, MATH Venture Partners

MATH Venture Partners is an early to growth-stage fund managed by a seasoned team of hands-on investors and operators. We look for entrepreneurial teams that have customer acquisition as part of their core DNA. We believe that companies that have an unfair advantage in acquiring and retaining customers will produce outsized returns.  It is this maniacal focus, deep appreciation for process and exceptional talent that makes them stand out.  

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Zimvest Startup Pitch Competition
Nov
29
6:00 PM18:00

Zimvest Startup Pitch Competition

Zimvest: A World Class Opportunity

Have you heard the news? In Silicon Valley and beyond, there is a gender parity problem and according to sources such as Forbes and the McKinsey Global Report the solution is worth trillions.

At Zimvest Startup Pitch Competition, brilliant and accomplished Bay Area Female Founders will take the challenge to pitch their startup vision before a panel of investors and startup advisors. After question and answer sessions and deliberation, only one startup will take the prize. Zimvest advances gender equality by supporting female entrepreneurship in the community. Female Founders across a wide variety of sectors are encouraged to participate. If you are a Female Founder interested in pitching or an Angel Investor interested in judging at an upcoming event, email harmony@parazim.com.

Proceeds will benefit Silicon Valley Women Who Code, and a representative from Women Who Code will be present on the day of the event. Confirm your attendance today!

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Female Founder Roundtable: How to Get Ahead in Entrepreneurship
Nov
14
6:00 PM18:00

Female Founder Roundtable: How to Get Ahead in Entrepreneurship

We know that is full of entrepreneurial women and this event aims to bring women together and give you access to top female entrepreneurs and passionate women in business. They will share their 'why', their stories, challenges, successes, tips and answer your burning questions about entrepreneurship. Join us for a roundtable in this closed setting where we discuss being a female entrepreneur.

Who should Attend?

  • Tonight it’s all about women in technology and entrepreneurship
  • Anyone interested in entrepreneurship
  • Anyone who is keen to learn from an inspiring, enlightening and authentic conversation
  • Anyone who has an idea for a startup or an early-stage company but is unsure about what to do next
  • Anyone interested in meeting fellow female entrepreneurs starting a company
  • Anyone interested in meeting Founder Institute Directors or Mentors
     

What is the Agenda?

  • Stories from female founders
  • Q&A Panel
  • Short Presentation on the Founder Institute 
  • Networking, Socializing, wine and appetizers!
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