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WEEK OF SEP 17
Thursday, Sep 20

Sep 20
9:00am
 $699Popular Event 
IEEE Infrastructure Conference 
Terra Gallery

With Jennifer Fraser (Dir. Infrastructure Engg, Twitter), Raymond Blaine (Dir. Cyber Research Center, US Military Academy), Raffi Krikorian (CTO, Democratic National Committee), Danny Lange (VP AI, Unity), Benjamin Sloss (VP Engg, Google), Nitzan Blouin (Dir. Engg, WeWork), Tian-Ying Chang (Sr Enggr, Pinterest), Berk Demir (Production Enggr, Facebook).

Sep 20
9:00am
 $100Gary Event 
Silicon Valley Hardware Symposium 
Computer History Museum

With Juan Aparicio (Head of Research, Siemens Corp), Brian Frank (Investor, Dishcraft Robotics), Rosanna Myers (CEO, Carbon Robotics), Andra Keay (Silicon Valley Robotics), Seth Winterroth (Eclipse Ventures), Carol Reiley (President, Drive.ai).

Sep 20
10:00am
 $150Popular Event 
Plug & Play Insurtech - Property & Casualty 
Venue

With Eugene Lee (VP Data & Analytics, Guidewire), Chris Downer (Principal, XL Innovate) + demos by Dinesafe, HazardHub, Capella Space, CastCircle, The Detection Group & Rozie AI.

Sep 20
11:30am
 $200 
IoT Forum On Manufacturing & Automation 
SRI

With Amin Hosseini, (Sr Architect, Optimal+), Alfonso Grau (Exec Enggr Data Science & Analytics, IBM).

Sep 20
11:30am
 $65 
Angel Information Luncheon 
Perkins Coie

With Chris Yeh (VP Mktg, PBworks), Marcia Dawood (MD, BlueTree Allied Angels & Golden Seeds), Adrian Rich (Partner, Perkins Coie).

Sep 20
5:00pm
 $199Popular Event 
The Churchills 2018 
Hyatt Regency Santa Clara

With Jonathan Becher (President, San Jose Sharks).

Sep 20
5:00pm
 $15 
Pitch Force SF 
Galvanize

Sep 20
5:00pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
Metis Career Day 
Metis

Find your next data scientist.

Sep 20
5:00pm
 $10Popular Event 
Mixed Reality - Augmenting Our World 
Microsoft Reactor

With Meghana Seshadri (Developer Relations Enggr, Microsoft) & Yoyo Zhang (Program Mgr Windows Mixed Reality, Microsoft).

Sep 20
5:30pm
 $60Gary Event 
Smart Cities, Autonomous Vehicles & Future Of eMobility 
SPUR

With Mark Masongsong (Founder/CEO, UrbanLogiq), Julie Lein (Urban Innovation Fund), Jill North (Transportation Innovation Mgr, City of San Jose).

Sep 20
5:30pm
 Free
 
KidPass SF Launch Party 
Peekadoodle Kidsclub

Sep 20
5:30pm
 Free
 
Social Impact Happy Hour 
Italico

Sep 20
5:30pm
 $40 
Elevator Pitch 3.0 - Rise To The Top 
Michaels at Shoreline

Sep 20
5:30pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
Metis Career Day SF 
Metis

Brought to you by Kaplan, Metis focuses primarily on python, machine learning, data visualization, deep learning, big data & stats.

Sep 20
6:00pm
 $20Popular Event 
Startup Grind With Greylock Partners 
Silicon Valley Bank

With Sarah Guo (Partner, Greylock).

Sep 20
6:00pm
 Free
Gary Event
 
Fintech Central SF 
Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center

With Jackie Reses (Head, Square Capital) & Michael Gilroy (Principal, Canaan)

Sep 20
6:00pm
 Free
 
Silicon Valley CFO Networking Social 
Il Fornaio Palo Alto

Sep 20
6:00pm
 $25 
Volvo Girl Geek X Dinner 
Volvo HQ

With Tasneem Manjra (Head of Network Development, Volvo Tech Fund), Sohini RoyChowdhury (Sr Research Lead, Volvo), Heather Bruno (Sr Mgr Biz Dev, Volvo), Sharon Lai (Intellectual Property Counsel, Volvo).

Sep 20
6:00pm
 Free
 
Columnar DB Engine & Force Scanning With Elixir 
AdRoll

With Preston Guillory (Software Enggr, Pinterest) & Greg Woodward (CTO, Sparta Science).

Sep 20
6:00pm
 Free
Popular Event
 
Engineering Uber's Next-Gen Payment Platform 
Uber

With Mathieu Chauvin (Engg Mgr, Uber), Nimish Sheth (Staff Enggr, Uber), Steven Karis (Sr Software Enggr, Uber).

Sep 20
6:00pm
 Free
Gary Event
 
AI For Space & Subsea Robotics 
Pillsbury Winthrop

With Jon Goff (Founder, Altius Space Machines), Don Pickering (CEO, BluHaptics), Nicolaus Radford (Co-Founder/CTO, Houston Mechatronics), Eric Allard (Founder, All Effects).

Sep 20
6:30pm
 Free
Popular Event
 
How To Foster Open Culture In The Workplace 
General Assembly

Sep 20
6:30pm
 $40Sponsored Event 
Brunchwork w/ Crunchbase 
Venue

With Gene Teare (Head of Content, Crunchbase).

Sep 20
6:30pm
 $25Gary Event 
A Guide To Innovation 
Commonwealth Club

With Beth Comstock (ex-Vice Chair, General Electric) & Gina Bianchini (Founder/CEO, Mighty Networks).

Sep 20
6:30pm
 Free
 
How To Transition From Data To Product 
Product School SF

With Yana Yushkina (Product Mgr, Google).

Sep 20
6:30pm
 Free
Popular Event
 
How To Foster Open Culture In The Workplace 
General Assembly

With Lucy Cerchlanova (Strategic Partnerships, Slido), Simon Liang (Internal Comms, PagerDuty), Hannah Lawrence (Internal Comms, Zendesk), Julia Robinson (Head of People Comms, Atlassian).

Sep 20
6:30pm
 Free
 
React JS At Element 
Element Analytics

Sep 20
6:30pm
 Free
Popular Event
 
Mobile Growth 
Atlassian

With Kapeesh Saraf (Dir. Product, Coursera), Julia Goodwin (Product Mktg, Chegg), Ji-Ea Yi (CRM Innovation Mgr, StubHub), Abhi Guglani (Dir. Product, Visa).

Sep 20
6:30pm
 Free
Popular Event
 
How To Use Deep Learning 
Product School Silicon Valley

With Ankit Raheja (Product & Analytics Mgr, Mu Sigma).

Sep 20
7:00pm
 Free
Gary Event
 
[CHM Live] Leading Matters - Lessons From My Journey 
Computer History Museum

With Marissa Mayer (Founder @ Lumi Labs & ex-CEO @ Yahoo) & John Hennessy (Chairman @ Alphabet).

Sep 20
7:00pm
 $20Popular Event 
Designers+Geeks - Art Of Collaboration 
Yelp HQ

With Emily Wang (Head of Product, Spoke), Nikolas Klein (Product Designer, Figma), Emily Lentz (Content Strategy, Help Scout).
 
Friday, Sep 21

Sep 21
8:00am
 $365 
Women In HR Leadership Conference 
Golden Gate University

With Anees Hasnain (Global Program Mgr, Google Cloud Customer Engg), Rebecca Weaver (Founder, HRuprise), Anna McGrath (Partner Culture & Transformation, Godfrey Dadich).

Sep 21
9:30am
 $195Gary Event 
The Intentional Play Summit 
Computer History Museum

With Aleissia Laidacker (Dir., Magic Leap), Tracy Fullerton (Dir., USC Game Innovation Lab), Bret Victor (Founder, Dynamicland), Mimi Ito (Dir., Connected Learning Lab @ UC Irvine), Aaron Cammarata (S/w Enggr, Google), Adam Bellow (Founder, Breakout EDU), Clorama Dorvilias (Founder, Debias VR), Colin Campbell (Reporter, Polygon), Dan White (CEO, Filament Games).

Sep 21
12:30pm
 Free
 
From Notebooks To Data Products 
University of SF Downtown Campus

With Henry Humadi (Dir. Machine Learning & Intelligence Engagement, Leanplum).

Sep 21
6:00pm
 $75 
Pitch Globally Sharktank Style 
OPAL

Sep 21
6:00pm
 Free
 
Live Sharks Tank Startup Expo & VIP Party 
Venue

Sep 21
6:30pm
 $350Popular Event 
7th Annual StartOut Awards 
St Regis SF

VIP cocktail reception, awards gala & after-party.
 
Saturday, Sep 22

Sep 22
10:00am
 $20 
Latinas Learn To Code (+ Margaritas) 
The SF Vault

With Sal Rosales (Premier Field Enggr, Microsoft).
 
WEEK OF SEP 24
Monday, Sep 24

Sep 24+
6:00pm
 $198 
Publishing Web Maps & Processing Spatial Data w/ Modern JavaScript 
CCSF Mission Campus

With Rob Gaston (Web Developer, Farallon Geographics).

Sep 24
6:00pm
 Free
 
Kafka & Elasticsearch - Intro, Best Practices & User Stories 
Lyft

With Ying Xu (Data infrastructure, Linkedin), Andrew Selden (Sr Solns Architect, Elastic), Kasun Indrasiri (Dir. Integration Architecture, WSO2).
 
Tuesday, Sep 25

Sep 25
7:00am
 Gary Event 
Dreamforce 2018 
Moscone Convention Center

With Marc Benioff (CEO, Salesforce), Al Gore (Chairman, Generation Investment Mgmt), Geisha Williams (CEO, PG&E), Jane Moran (CIO, Unilever), Andre Iguodala (Golden State Warriors), Arne Sorenson (CEO, Marriott), Emily Chang (Bloomberg Tech Anchor), Adrian Grenier (Actor & Filmmaker), James Manyika (Dir., McKinsey).

Sep 25
4:00pm
 Free
 
Surgical Innovations Meeting 
Byers Hall

Sep 25
5:00pm
 Free
 
Founder Institute Mentor Gathering & VIP Launch Mixer 
Mindspace

With Frank Mastronuzzi (Founder/CEO, OneGoodCrush).

Sep 25
5:30pm
 $20Gary Event 
The Current Landscape Of Genetic Testing 
Perkins Coie

With Jill Hagenkord (Chief Medical Officer, Color Genomics), Lisa Alderson (Founder/CEO, Genome Medical), Lena Cheng (VP Mktg, Freenome), Dena Goldberg (Genetic Counselor, UCSF).

Sep 25
6:00pm
 $8Popular Event 
Tech & Dark Side Of Prosperity 
The Commonwealth Club

With Richard Walker (Prof. Geography, UC Berkeley).

Sep 25
6:00pm
 $30Popular Event 
Captivate - The New Age Of Devices 
HanaHaus

Demos by Mitte, Oculyze, Vectoflow, LucidCam & Cocoon Cam.

Sep 25
6:00pm
 Free
 
Innovations At The Intersection Of Education & Workforce Development 
Zendesk

Sep 25
6:00pm
 $10Popular Event 
Investment & Latest Innovations In AR/ VR 
Sheppard Mullin

With Praveen Gupta (VP Corporate Investment & Development, HTC), Teppei Tsutsui (CEO, GFR Fund), Tipatat Chennavasin (General Partner, Venture Reality Fund), Bill Ahmann (Partner, Sheppard Mullin).

Sep 25
6:00pm
 $25 
Branch Girl Geek X Dinner 
Branch

With Mada Seghete (Founder & Head of Mktg, Branch), Cathleen Hartge (Head of Legal, Branch), Zeesha Currimboy (Dir. Product Engg, Branch), Deepikaa Subramanium (Sr S/wEnggr, Branch), Ann Massoud (Strategic Partner Growth, Branch).

Sep 25
6:00pm
 Free
 
Scale IBM Watson Visual Recognition Workflow w/ Cloudinary 
Cloudinary

With Dan Zeitman (Developer Advocate, Cloudinary) & Upkar Lidder (Developer Advocate, IBM).

Sep 25
6:00pm
 Free
 
Intro To Deep Learning, Keras & TensorFlow 
H2O AI

Sep 25
6:00pm
 $30Popular Event 
BeautyTechSF 
DocuSign

With beauty & fashion founders & investors.

Sep 25
6:30pm
 $30 
Fighting Truth Decay In America 
Commonwealth Club

With Michael Rich (CEO, Rand).

Sep 25
6:30pm
 Free
 
Container Security Reality Check - Kubernetes & Beyond 
Juniper Networks

With Randy Bias (VP Technology & Strategy for Cloud Software, Juniper Networks), Gary Duan (Founder/CTO, NeuVector), Henrik Rosendahl (Head of Biz Dev, NeuVector).

Sep 25
6:30pm
 Free
 
Bitcoin Meetup 
Venue
 
Wednesday, Sep 26

Sep 26
8:00am
 Popular Event 
Oculus Connect 5 
McEnery Convention Center

With Christopher McKelvy (Head of Esports, Oculus), Volga Aksoy (S/w Enggr, Oculus), John Bartkiw (Engg Mgr, Oculus), Mike Daly (Lead Designer, Insomniac Games), Ichha Arora (Producer, Oculus), Samantha Gorman (Founder, Tender Claws), Lucy Chen (Product, Oculus).

Sep 26
8:30am
 $50 
Secrets Of Getting Acquired Workshop 
Venue

With Cheryl Contee (Founder/CEO, Fission Strategy), Juanita Lott (Founder/CEO, Bridgestream Software), Sian Morson (Author).

Sep 26
9:00am
 $2500Popular Event 
The Chairman Mom Flee 
Venue

With Sallie Krawcheck (Founder/CEO, Ellevest), Shannon Downey (Official Instigator, Badass HERstory), Michele Dauber (Prof., Stanford Law), Vanessa De Luca (Editor-In-Chief, Essence Magazine).

Sep 26
4:00pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
Build Better Recommendation System - Recommending Jobs To College Grads 
Metis

With Harlan Harris (Dir. Data Science, WayUp).

Sep 26+
5:00pm
 Free
Gary Event
 
From UCSF Spinout To Series B - The Cortexyme Story 
Genentech Hall

With Casey Lynch (Founder/CEO, Cortexyme).

Sep 26
5:30pm
 Free
 
Foreign Startups Mixer & Pitch 
RocketSpace

Sep 26
5:45pm
 $25Popular Event 
UXNight - Conversation Design 
LinkedIn

With Cathy Pearl (Head of Conversational Design Outreach, Google), Chris Liu (Product Designer & R&D, Mercedes Benz), Mariya Yao (CTO & Product Officer, Metamaven).

Sep 26
6:00pm
 $10 
Wavefront, Analytics & Machine Learning 
San Jose State University

With Clement Pang (Founder & Chief Architect, Wavefront).

Sep 26
6:00pm
 $40 
Driving Value For Business w/ IP 
Procopio

With Noel Gillespie (Partner, Procopio Cory Hargreaves & Savitch).

Sep 26
6:00pm
 Free
 
Container Security w/ NeuVector & IBM Cloud 
Galvanize SF

With Marek Sadowski (IBM Code Developer Advocate) & Giang Pham & Henrik Rosendhal (NeuVector Developer Advocates).

Sep 26
6:00pm
 Free
 
Vespa, Open Source Big Data Serving Engine & Lambda Architecture In Practice 
Amplitude

With Jon Bratseth (Architect, Oath) & Jeffrey Wang (Founder, Amplitude Analytics).

Sep 26
6:00pm
 Free
Popular Event
 
Going Beyond A/B Testing - Discover Latest Experimentation Innovations 
Uber HQ

With Nils Wernerfelt & Thomas Cunningham (Data Scientists, Facebook), Adrian Kuhn (Airbnb), Moshe Katzwer (Sr Data Scientist, Uber), Neha Gupta (Mgr Data Science, Uber).

Sep 26
6:30pm
 Free
Popular Event
 
The Journey Talks 
Venue

With Jack Sim (Founder, World Toilet Organization).

Sep 26
6:30pm
 $10 
Seed Funding For Early Stage Startups 
K&L Gates

With Stan Lewandowski (Partner, K&L Gates).

Sep 26
6:30pm
 $289 
The Biggest Mobile Games Run On PHP - Scalable PHP Backends For Games 
Glu Mobile

With Martin Butt (Sr Software Enggr, Glu Mobile).

Sep 26
7:00pm
 $25Popular Event 
Moving Fast Without Wasting Resources 
Yelp HQ

With Jeetu Patel (Chief Product Officer, Box).

Sep 26
7:00pm
 $60Gary Event 
AI Superpowers - China, Silicon Valley & The New World Order 
Santa Clara Convention Center

With Kai-Fu Lee (CEO, Sinovation Ventures & Author, AI Superpowers).
 
Thursday, Sep 27

Sep 27
6:30pm
 Free
Popular Event
 
How to Use Competitive Analysis & Strategy 
Product School SF

With Joao Fiadeiro (Product Mgr, YouTube).
 
Saturday, Sep 29

Sep 29
11:30am
 $40Sponsored Event 
Brunchwork w/ Stitch Fix 
Galvanize

With Donna Boyer (VP Product, Stitch Fix) & Dara Treseder (CMO, GE Business Innovations).
 
Sunday, Sep 30

Sep 30
8:00am
 $100 
Blockchain Developer Fundamentals Workshop 
Sheppard Mullin

With Pavan Katepalli (Adjunct Instructor, UC Berkeley).
 
Tuesday, Oct 02

Oct 02
8:00am
 $895Gary Event 
PreMoney SF 
InterContinental Hotel SF

With Ann Miura-Ko (Floodgate VC), Hunter Walk (Homebrew), Garry Tan (Initialized Capital), David Lee (Refactor Capital), Peter Wagner (Wing), Semil Shah (Haystack), Christine Tsai (500 Startups), Renata Quintini (Lux Capital), Margo Doyle (S-Cubed Capital), Miriam Rivera (Ulu VC), Boris Wertz (Version One Ventures).

Oct 02
6:30pm
 $25Gary Event 
Modern Elders & Millennials At Work 
Marines Memorial Theater

With Chip Conley (Global Head of Hospitality & Strategy, Airbnb), Julie Hanna (Exec Chairwoman, Kiva), Brian Chesky (Founder/CEO, Airbnb).
 
Friday, Oct 05

Oct 05
8:00am
 Free
Gary Event
 
ETH San Francisco 
Palace of Fine Arts Theatre

With Vitalik Buterin (Chief Scientist, Ethereum Foundation), Vlad Zamfir (Researcher, Ethereum Foundation), Fred Ehrsam (Paradigm), Linda Xie (Scalar Capital), Simon de la Rouviere (Storyteller, Consensys), Joey Krug (Founder, Augur), Kartik Talwar (SV Angel), Loi Luu (CEO, Kyber Network), Liam Horne (Founder, L4 & ETHGlobal), Virgil Griffith (Special Projects, Ethereum Foundation), Ethan Wilding (Founding Team, Ethereum Foundation.
 
WEEK OF OCT 08
Monday, Oct 08

Oct 08
8:30am
 $100 
Back To The Crypto Future - Crypto Conference Post Regulation 
Docusign
 
Wednesday, Oct 10

Oct 10
6:30pm
 $40Sponsored Event 
Brunchwork w/ First Round Capital 
WeWork Golden Gate

With Phin Barnes (Partner, First Round Capital).
 
Saturday, Oct 13

Oct 13
8:30am
 $425Popular Event 
Igniter Annual Conference 
Computer History Museum

With Ravi Belani (MD, Alchemist Accelerator), Nancy Duarte (Author, Slide:ology), Hank Barry (Chair, Emerging Companies & Venture Capital ECVC), David Joud (President, Dynamic Strategic Alignment), Lili Balfour (Founder, Atelier Advisors), Ben Kaplan (Founder/CEO, PR Hacker).
 
Wednesday, Oct 17

Oct 17
6:30pm
 $40Sponsored Event 
Brunchwork After Hours w/ Homebrew & Compass 
Venue

With Satya Patel (Co-Founder, Homebrew) & Peter Jonas (President, Compass' West Region).
 
Thursday, Oct 18

Oct 18
6:00pm
 $20Popular Event 
Startup Grind w/ NFX 
Silicon Valley Bank

With Pete Flint (Managing Partner, NFX & Founder, Trulia).

Oct 18
6:30pm
 $20Popular Event 
Women In The Blockchain 
Sheppard Mullin

With Karen Hsu (CRO, BlockCypher), Lily Liu (Founder, Earn.com), Shuonan Chen (IOVC/Agile VC), Vanishree Rao (Sr Cryptographer, Intertrust).
 
Friday, Oct 19

Oct 19+
5:00pm
 $75Popular Event 
LatinX In Tech - Techstars Startup Weekend Oakland 
Kapor Center for Social Impact

Identify & design tech solns to problems disproportionately facing US Latinx community.
 
Friday, Nov 02

Nov 02+
9:00am
 $495 
Demystifying IoT For Managers 
Venue
 
WEEK OF NOV 12
Monday, Nov 12

Nov 12
9:00am
 Sponsored Event 
Empire Fintech Week 
Venues

Confluence of conferences, roundtables, demo days, meetups & networking events to to build partnerships, forecast future trends & spur innovation in fintech.
 
Tuesday, Nov 13

Nov 13+
9:00am
 $195Sponsored Event 
Empire Fintech Conference 
The Regency Ballroom

With Kenneth Lin (Founder/CEO, Credit Karma) & Adrienne Harris (Chief Biz Dev Officer & General Counsel, States Title).
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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