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WEEK OF JUL 16
Friday, Jul 20

Jul 20
8:15am
 Free
Gary Event
 
Evolution Of eCommerce, eRetail & Influencers 
General Assembly

With Valerie Hoecke (CDO, LVMH Perfumes & Cosmetics).

Jul 20
2:00pm
 Free
Popular Event
 
Seeing Climate Change Through VR 
Zaru

With Philip Rosedale (Founder, Linden Lab & Co-Founder, High Fidelity) & Jeremy Bailenson (Founding Dir., Virtual Human Interaction Lab).

Jul 20+
5:00pm
 Free
Popular Event
 
Silverberry Genomics Hackathon 
Galvanize

Silverberry Genomix uses AI & genetic DNA assessments to optimize fitness plans.

Jul 20
6:00pm
 $75 
Pitch Globally Sharktank Style 
OPAL

Jul 20
6:00pm
 Free
 
Science Slam - Computing, Anthropology & Astronomy 
Computer History Museum

Jul 20
7:00pm
 $10 
AI Hacking 
Hacker Dojo

With Kartik Gada (Lecturer, Stanford).
 
Saturday, Jul 21

Jul 21
8:00am
 $500Gary Event 
AI Fintech Forum 
Impact Hub SF

With Joost van der Burgt (Policy Advisor Fintech, Dutch National Bank), David Gutierrez (DNA Solns Enggr, Dow Jones), Joseph Harrell (Founder, CageChain), Omar Florez (Capital One), Luz Fernandez (Founder/CEO, Konviv), Anastasiya Sharkova (Dir., Republic Crypto), Aaron Edell (CEO, Machine Box), Steven Nam (Managing Editor, Stanford Journal of Blockchain Law & Policy).

Jul 21
10:00am
 Free
Popular Event
 
Parks & Webcreation Hackathon 
Observation Post

Jul 21
11:00am
 Free
Popular Event
 
FaceMoji KeyJam 
Covo

With Baidu & Facemoji. $11,500 in prizes.

Jul 21
1:00pm
 Free
Popular Event
 
Verizon Innovative Learning Lab - Emoji Design 
Verizon Smart Store
 
WEEK OF JUL 23
Monday, Jul 23

Jul 23
8:30am
 Gary Event 
Secrets Of Investing In Tech Startups 
Venue

With Steve Goldberg (Venrock), Ramneek Gupta (Citi Ventures), Don Dixon (Trident Capital), David Weiden (Khosla Ventures), Dixon Doll (DCM), Eric Benhamou (BGV), Mark Platshon (Icebreaker Ventures), Steven Schlenker (DN Capital), Steve Kirsch (CEO, Token).

Jul 23+
9:00am
 $645Popular Event 
Node Summit 
Mission Bay Conference Center

With Finn Ellis (Automation Enggr, Slack), Jay Phelps (Chief Software Architect, This Dot), Joe Groseclose (Lead Enggr, Spring), Guy Podjarny (CEO, Snyk), Ben Ilegbodu (Principal Frontend Enggr, Eventbrite), Mike Samuel (Enggr, Google), Alolita Sharma (Principal Technologist, AWS), Shelley Vohr (Software Enggr, GitHub).

Jul 23
10:00am
 Free
 
SaaS On AWS Bootcamp 
AWS Loft SF

Jul 23
6:00pm
 Free
 
Decentralized IoT - Disrupting Telcos 
Wells Fargo Connections

With Frank Mong (COO, Helium).

Jul 23
6:00pm
 $10Popular Event 
Art As A Trojan Horse 
Swissnex SF

With Mathias Jud (Author, Wachter & Jud), Florence Jung (Artist-in-Residence, Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten), Jonathon Keats (Artist).

Jul 23
6:30pm
 Free
 
Product Marketing - Why Is PMM A Lucrative Marketing Position? 
General Assembly

With Lingling Chen (Brand Mgr, Nutiva) & Shyna Zhang (Product Mktg Advisor).

Jul 23
6:30pm
 Free
 
Blockchain Hack Night 
Canopy
 
Tuesday, Jul 24

Jul 24
7:00am
 $1499Popular Event 
Google Cloud Next 2018 
Moscone Center

With Diane Greene (CEO, Google Cloud), Fei-Fei Li (Chief Scientist ML/AI, Google Cloud), Urs Hlzle (SVP Technical Infrastructure, Google Cloud), Prabhakar Raghavan (VP Apps, Google Cloud).

Jul 24
10:00am
 Free
Popular Event
 
Demystifying Data Science 
Venue

With Beth Comstock (ex-Vice Chair, GE), Jennifer Prendki (Head of Data Science, Atlassian), Kamelia Aryafar (Head of Data Science, Overstock), Lillian Pierson (CEO, Data-Mania), Mico Yuk (Author, Data Visualization for Dummies), Jake VanderPlas (Dir. Open Software, eScience Institute at Univ of Washington), Bob Hayes (President, Business Over Broadway), Alex Vayner (Data Science Practice Leader, Capgemini).

Jul 24
10:00am
 Free
 
Competitive Play & Real-World Prizes w/ Amazon GameOn 
AWS Loft

Jul 24
5:00pm
 Free
 
SpringML Happy Hour at Google Next 
Chronicle Books

Jul 24
5:30pm
 Free
 
KSQL & Event-Powered Kafka Rails Services 
Doximity

With Stella Cotton (Software Enggr, Heroku) & Hojjat Jafarpour (Software Enggr, Confluent).

Jul 24
6:00pm
 $10Popular Event 
She Geeks Out 
Atlassian

With Lisa Stone (Chief Strategy Officer, Ellevest).

Jul 24
6:00pm
 $25Popular Event 
How To Use Game Thinking For Rapid Product Innovation 
Intuit

With Amy Jo Kim (Author, Game Thinking).

Jul 24
6:00pm
 $150 
Explorations In Typography 
AIGA SF

With Carolina de Bartolo (Author, Explorations in Typography).

Jul 24
6:00pm
 $10Popular Event 
#LatinaGeeks Summer Social Happy Hour 
The Vault

Jul 24
6:00pm
 $8Popular Event 
Universal Basic Assets - A Better Society For All? 
The Commonwealth Club

With Marina Gorbis (Dir., Institute For The Future) & David Thigpen (Dir., UC Berkeley Grad School of Journalism).

Jul 24
6:00pm
 Free
 
HashiCorp Evening Social At Google Next 
The Thirsty Bear Brewing Company

With Armon Dadgar (Founder, HashiCorp) & Seth Vargo (Developer Advocate, Google).

Jul 24
6:00pm
 Free
Popular Event
 
WiMLDS x Yelp - Machine Learning Best Practices 
Yelp HQ

With Chole Liu (Head of Data Science, Lumos Labs), Divya Sambasivan (Software Enggr, Yelp), Inaz Alaei Novin (Software Enggr ML, Yelp), Jayodita Sanghvi (Dir. Data Science, Grand Rounds), Jenny Lin (Data Scientist, Yelp), Sarah Loos (Sr Software Enggr, Google).

Jul 24
6:30pm
 Free
 
Making & Using Tactile Maps For The Blind & Visually Impaired 
Green Info Network

Jul 24
6:30pm
 Free
 
Timmy Awards Kick Off 
Werqwise

Jul 24
7:00pm
 $15Popular Event 
Augmented Reality + Blockchain 
Top of the Mark at Google SF

With John Dempsey (CEO, Blok Party) & Jaime Abromovitz (Head of Blockchain Ecosystem & Growth Initiatives).

Jul 24
8:00pm
 Free
Popular Event
 
ISS R&D After Hours 
Nanoracks SF HQ

With NanoRacks & Women In Space.
 
Wednesday, Jul 25

Jul 25
7:00am
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
Demystifying Data Science Conference 
Metis

With Kirk Borne (Principal Data Scientist, Booz Allen Hamilton) & Kamelia Aryafar (Head of Data Science, Overstock).

Jul 25
8:30am
 Free
Popular Event
 
Alexa Dev Day 
AWS Pop-Up Loft

With Justin Jeffress (Sr Solns Architect Alexa Hackathons, Amazon).

Jul 25
9:30am
 Free
 
French Tech Hub PRIME Weekly Breakfast 
PRIME French Tech Hub

Jul 25
11:30am
 $125 
Joint Development & Strategic Partnership Agreements For CVCs 
Morgan Lewis

With John Park (Partner, Morgan Lewis).

Jul 25
12:00pm
 Free
 
Intro To Watson Visual Recognition 
Galvanize SF

With Upkar Lidder (Developer Advocate, IBM).

Jul 25
12:00pm
 Popular Event 
Bay Area Lifesciences Roundtable 
Hyatt Regency SF Airport

With Alice Hsieh (Asst General Counsel, Genentech), Debanjan Ray (CFO & Head of Corp Dev, CytomX Therapeutics ), Mark Wilson (SVP, Nektar Therapeutics), Virginia MacSuibhne (Chief Compliance Officer, Roche).

Jul 25
2:00pm
 $300Popular Event 
Amino Insiders Fireside Chat 
Amino Capital

With Dominic Williams (President & Chief Scientist, Dfinity) & Jun Wu (Founder, AMINO Capital).

Jul 25
3:00pm
 Free
Popular Event
 
Insider's Guide To SaaStr Annual 
SaaStr CSS

Drinks & apps w/ SaaStr team.

Jul 25
4:00pm
 $10Popular Event 
Insider's Guide To How Zoom Does Marketing 
SaaStr CoSelling Space

With Janine Pelosi (Head of Mktg, Zoom).

Jul 25
5:30pm
 $20Popular Event 
Global Open Innovation Network - Blockchain Techmeeting 
PRIME French Tech Hub

With Ashley Lannquist (Founder, Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative), Rick Kubin (VP, Clean Energy Blockchain), Siri Srinivas (Draper Ventures), Max Wilson (Product Mgr, Circle).

Jul 25
5:30pm
 Free
 
Foreign Startups Mixer & Pitch 
RocketSpace

Jul 25
5:30pm
 Free
 
How To Be A Manager - Effective Cross-team Communication 
Expedia

With Greg Skloot (CEO, Weekly Update) & Becky Roth (Product Mktg Mgr, Expedia Mobile App).

Jul 25
6:00pm
 $10 
How To Keep Your Brand Top Of Mind 
Parisoma

Jul 25
6:00pm
 $20 
How To Persuade Investors 
Werqwise

Jul 25
6:00pm
 Free
 
Founders Live SF 
Galvanize SF

Happy hour competition w/ 5 handpicked companies.

Jul 25
6:00pm
 $10Popular Event 
Women In Product - How To Scale & Grow As A PM 
Atlassian

With Pratima Arora (Head of Product, Confluence), Elain Szu (Exec-In-Residence, Accel Partners), Connie Kwan (Partner, Advantary), Tara Seshan (Product Mgr, Stripe), Anutthara Bharadwaj (Product Mgr, Atlassian).

Jul 25
6:30pm
 $25Gary Event 
Founding, Funding & Fatherhood w/ Alexis Ohanian 
The Commonwealth Club

With AlexisOhanian (Co-Founder @ Reddit & Initialized Capital) & Katie Bethell (Founder, PL+US).

Jul 25
6:30pm
 $40Sponsored Event 
Brunchwork w/ First Round Capital 
WeWork

With Phin Barnes (First Round Capital) & Arvind KC (CIO, Palantir).

Jul 25
6:30pm
 $15Popular Event 
NeuroNight - Connectomics & Cocktails 
Swissnex SF

With Viren Jain (Research Scientist, Google AI) + demo by RE/ME.

Jul 25
7:00pm
 Free
Gary Event
 
CHM Live - Quantum Questions 
Computer History Museum

With Matthias Troyer (Principal Researcher, Microsoft), John Martinis (Quantum AI), Pat Gumann (Researcher, IBM), David Brock (Dir. Center For Software History, Computer History Museum).
 
Thursday, Jul 26

Jul 26
6:30pm
 $30Popular Event 
Cyber Security In The Digital Age 
Commonwealth Club

With Michael Chertoff (Author, Exploding Data: Reclaiming Our Cyber Security In The Digital Age) & Ellen Tauscher (ex-Representative, California's 10th Congressional District).
 
Friday, Jul 27

Jul 27
8:30am
 Free
Popular Event
 
Women In Tech Breakfast 
General Assembly

With Natalya Staritskaya (Sr Product Mgr, HUGE), Mimi Chan (Founder, Littlefund), Rose Dawydiak-Rapagnani (Founder, WeRise PR).

Jul 27
12:00pm
 Free
Gary Event
 
From PM To Founder - Tips From A Wharton Alumna 
Wharton SF

With Arum Kang (CEO, Coffee Meets Bagel).

Jul 27
5:30pm
 $95Gary Event 
TechCrunch Annual Summer Party At August Capital 
August Capital

Jul 27+
6:00pm
 $30 
XR EDU Challenge 
Microsoft Reactor

With Clorama Dorvilias (Founder/CEO, Debias VR).
 
Saturday, Jul 28

Jul 28+
9:00am
 $10Popular Event 
AngelHack Hackathon 2018 
Impact Hub SF

With Ryan Foland (Inventor, 3-1-3 Method), Jeson Lee (Founder, HaloGas), Cristian Popescu (Sr Product Mgr, Reputation.com), Jacob Clarke (AngelHack).
 
Tuesday, Jul 31

Jul 31
7:00pm
 $20Gary Event 
Commonwealth Club Conversation w/ Andy Weir (The Martian) 
Cubberley Theatre

With Andy Weir (Best-Selling Author of The Martian & Artemis).
 
Saturday, Aug 04

Aug 04
11:30am
 $49Sponsored Event 
Brunchwork w/ Eaze 
Galvanize

With Peter Fishman (Chief Strategy Officer, Eaze).
 
Wednesday, Aug 08

Aug 08
5:00pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
Tech Jobs Tour 
WeWork Embarcadero Center

With Megan Smith (CEO, Shift7 & ex-CTO, United States), Khalilah Harris (Exec Producer & Host, The Real News Network), Lateesha Thomas (Partnerships Mgr, Women Techmakers @ Google), Tom Ogletree (Dir. Social Impact, General Assembly).
 
Wednesday, Aug 15

Aug 15
6:30pm
 $40Sponsored Event 
Brunchwork w/ Social Capital 
WeWork Golden Gate

With Adam Nelson (Partner, Social Capital).
 
Saturday, Aug 25

Aug 25
11:30am
 $40Sponsored Event 
Brunchwork w/ Tinder 
General Assembly SF

With Maria Zhang (CTO, Tinder), Thad Vogler (Owner, Trou Normand).
 
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.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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