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Machine Learning Expert Panel and Networking Mixer - Google Developers Launchpad
Join us for a Machine Learning Expert Panel and Networking Mixer on Monday, March 19th, 2018 from 6pm-8pm at the Google, 345 Spear Street, San Francisco. Are you looking to network with professionals who are particularly interested in machine innovation, technology, and the future machine learning? Come and meet other professionals in this growing industries. This is also the perfect event for anyone from other industries and backgrounds who wants to network and learn more in general. We encourage everyone to come and enjoy this panel and networking event at Google's Developer Launchpad. RSVP Now! An RSVP on Meetup does not grant you a valid RSVP ticket for this event. You must RSVP tickets for $10 (Early Bird) or pay $12 at ( or pay $12 at the door (At the Door Cash Only) Event Agenda and Info: 6:00pm to 7:00pm: Networking 7:00pm to 7:15pm: Google Launchpad Introduction 7:15pm to 7:45pm: Expert Panel 7:45pm to 8:00pm: More Networking RSVP Now! An RSVP on Meetup does not grant you a valid RSVP ticket for this event. You must RSVP tickets for $10 (Early Bird) or pay $12 at ( or pay $12 at the door (At the Door Cash Only) MACHINE LEARNING START-UP TABLING OPPORTUNITY: During the event, we'll have 5 Complimentary Tables for 5 lucky Machine Learning start-ups. It will be a chance for startups to talk about their brand and product, have marketing materials to display and share ideas with event attendees-- they'll for sure give you lots of useful feedback and tips to grow your business. Don't miss the chance to RSVP for one of our Machine Learning start-up tables. All Machine Learning start-up tables are subject to review in order to confirm they are a good fit for the group are not a conflict of interest and to make sure we provide the start-ups with the most value. Register for a "MACHINE LEARNING START-UP TABLE OPPORTUNITY" ticket to be considered for this opportunity. A limited number (5) of tables are available. EMAIL us at with the SUBJECT LINE "Applying for Machine Learning start-up table" and include your email, contact info, company website and we'll let you know if you've been selected. Registering for a Machine Learning Startup Table ticket does NOT give you a ticket for the event; only a direct email confirming your table spot from our Professional Connector Team will count as an event access ticket. ~~ANNOUNCING EXPERT PANEL SOON~~ Michael Flashman Data Science at Zymergen Inc. ( Ben Trombley is CTO of DataFox ( leverages machine learning and natural language processing to help sales, marketing team finds and prioritize their best-fit accounts. As CTO, he leads DataFox’s engineering, product management, design, and data teams and oversees the technical direction of the company. He came to DataFox from Box, where he designed and built core frameworks, led a team of senior engineers, and helped the organization scale from 60 to 1,000 employees. He writes frequently on technical and leadership topics and has a BS in Computer Science from Stanford University. RSVP Now! An RSVP on Meetup does not grant you a valid RSVP ticket for this event. You must RSVP tickets for $10 (Early Bird) or pay $12 at ( or pay $12 at the door (At the Door Cash Only) Sponsors: RiseML ( a deep learning platform for Kubernetes that makes it simple for teams to prepare, run, monitor, and scale machine learning experiments on GPU clusters. We believe that deep learning teams should focus on the next breakthrough in AI - not on building and maintaining cluster infrastructure. The company was founded in September 2016 and has offices in Berlin and San Francisco. RSVP Now! An RSVP on Meetup does not grant you a valid RSVP ticket for this event. You must RSVP tickets for $10 (Early Bird) or pay $12 at ( or pay $12 at the door (At the Door Cash Only) Machine Learning Expert Panel & Networking Mixer 345 Spear Street, San Francisco 3/19/18 - SF 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT) Launchpad Space is an event-based community space in San Francisco. Developers and startups can attend to receive free technical training, one-on-one mentoring and more education aimed at driving their success.Learn more here. ( Our Event Host - David Mitroff, Ph.D. David is a sought-after speaker on a wide range of topics from social media to peak performance. Through his consulting, lectures, training and keynotes David Mitroff, Ph.D. ( ( has educated more than 25,000 business owners. He is an Instructor for the University of California at Berkeley's Internal Diploma Business program and a Google Mentor for the Google Developers Launchpad program. He has been featured media expert for NBC, ABC, San Francisco Business Times, Hospitality Technology, California Lawyer, and more. Professional Connector: a vision of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. @ProfConnector @DavidMitroff Professional Connector ( A vision of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. ( We organize and promote hundreds of Bay Area business networking and social mixers to specifically target Business Strategies and Small Medium Business Enterprises and provide industry professionals with a chance to make new business and personal connections, build their network, find new clients, and expand their business. We bring the SF Bay Area working community together and strive to promote positive business relationships. HOOCH is the first-ever subscription drink app where members receive One FREE Drink Every Day, at top bars and restaurants around San Francisco. Use code "PACVIP" and get your First Month membership for $1! It is your chance to discover top venues, premium cocktail and drink options, and invite-only events and experiences. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Why & Who should attend this event? Professionals who want to socialize, entrepreneurs, business owners, attorneys, bankers, real estate developers, physicians, technology gurus, sales and marketing experts, and others will greatly benefit from attending and networking with each other at this event. How many people show up? Our events usually see anywhere from 45 to 400 people depending on the venue. We make sure people are open and approachable, regardless of how many people show up. You will be able to meet and talk to anyone; our greeters will be there to make introductions and keep things moving. What to Bring: Bring your business cards. Bring at least one card for the event organizer, so we can enter you in a raffle. How to Dress: This is after work networking, so even if you did not work...pretend and dress like you did! We all look good when we dress professionally. We always take pictures at our events, so you want to look your best! Photography: Our events are photographed for our Websites and Social Media sites. By attending our event, you give us permission to take photographs and use the images. All participants at our events are beautiful people and are subject to be photographed and used to promote future events. RSVP Now! An RSVP on Meetup does not grant you a valid RSVP ticket for this event. You must RSVP tickets for $10 (Early Bird) or pay $12 at ( or pay $12 at the door (At the Door Cash Only)

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