Introduction to the San Francisco Startup Community
Thursday, August 22nd from 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Ahmed Siddiqui, Director of Hacks at SignalFire, CEO of QwikMind, Former SF Area Organizer of Startup Weekend
Join General Assembly at the Apple Store for a free orientation to the fast-paced startup scene of San Francisco.
We will give you the inside scoop on key SF/Bay Area events/meetups to attend, people, companies, VCs, blogs, incubators, programs, and hot issues. Come meet others getting started in the local startup community.
Ahmed Siddiqui is the Director of Hacks for SignalFire, where he helps college students build epic careers at startup companies. Prior to this he was the Bay Area Leader for Startup Weekend while working on his own educational gaming company, launching Go Go Mongo! which was featured by Apple and ranked in the top 10 for Educational Games in the Apple iTunes App Store. Prior to his Go Go Mongo!, Ahmed spent 9 years as a Managing Consultant for IBM. He has an MBA from Babson College, and a BBA from the University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management.