What we're about

Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs (SVE) is the largest grassroots movements of founders and developers in the Bay Area since 2008. This community organization provides opportunities for startups to share their passions with other members broader startup ecosystem. Now with 30,000+ members, we have events every week! So join us be a part of our pitch events, co-founder matching nights, panel discussions and even our fun mixers!

Our regular activities

• SVEDemo

• SVEMixer

• SVE Talk

• Developer Night

• Startup Tech Fest

• Startup Boot Camp

• Founder Hiking

• Monthly Standing Meditation

Please tell us the format of the meetups and features you like for SVE: https://www.meetup.com/sventrepreneurs/polls/1273709/

Join us online

Post your job to Startup Job Board (Beta) for free: http://sve.io/job

Telegram: https://t.me/joinchat/IEtC6BTPEyax8kzbo1IS8g

Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/1812781/

Follow us on: https://www.linkedin.com/company/3532521/

Twitter: @SVEntrepreneur

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sventrepreneurs

Sponsor our event:

https://goo.gl/forms/PjfNAUeiU1NGS0Nu2

Nominate a judge/speaker: https://goo.gl/forms/GtKz2YlinTRLJU5W2

Volunteer for the event: https://goo.gl/forms/fTuHREP37hHSsyNv1

SVE.io Community Media:

http://sve.io

Join as a contributor: http://sve.io/join

Apply to be interviewed at SVE.io: sve.io/interview-request

Follow the founder David Cao: http://linkedin.com/in/davidcao01

Upcoming events (5+)

SVE Hiking Monthly @ Stanford Dish

2673 Alpine Rd

Join this social hiking event with SVE (Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs). It's an ideal way to practice your pitch, make new connections and get some fresh air. We'll hike approximately 7 miles round trip. Here's our agenda: 8:45 AM - Arrive 9:00 AM - Introductions 9:15 AM - Start hiking 10:00 AM - Pitching (near the Stanford Dish) 11:15 AM - End hiking **Please note that we'll meet at the Alpine Road entrance (see map), not the Stanford Avenue entrance. Parking is available on both sides of Alpine Road.** It can be sometimes be chilly until we begin hiking, so consider bringing a jacket. Bring water on warm days. This hiking is not for people who rarely exercise - it's medium difficulty. Hike at your own risk. Release of Liability: In consideration for being allowed to participate in this activity, on behalf of yourself and your next of kin, heirs and representatives, you release SVE from all liability and promise not to sue its hosts and participants from any and all claims resulting in any physical or psychological injury, illness, damages, or economic or emotional loss you may suffer because of your participation in this activity.

SVE Volunteer / Organizer Open Meeting before Demo Night

Dear Founders, I would like to call for an organizer meeting and explore the options and events to serve the community better. Fill in the form and come to this meeting if you are interested i play important role in SVE: Event organizers / volunteers (http://goo.gl/forms/dw32Uv3uRM) If you have fill up the form before, and would like to help, email me! -David Cao Founder SVE

SVE Demo Night - #SVEDemo | SVE.io

340 E Middlefield Rd

SVEDemo, the largest community demo event in Silicon Valley / SF Network with founders, Angels, corporate, investors and professionals. http://sve.io/demo This special event is supported by F50 Elevate (http://f50.io/sve.io) SVEDemo would like to serve as a launch pad for new and innovative products. We welcome HealthTech, Green Tech, DeepTech. Together with community media SVE.io, and couple developer communities, starting 2019, #SVEDemo will add components from social media (Twitter, Linkedin, etc), blog, youtube, to make sure your product can reach out to 100,000 people beyond the demo room. The event brought you by: Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs & Startups http://SVE.io (Community media) http://SVDN.me - Silicon Valley Developer Network SVTeaHouse Special Support: F50 Elevate™ http://f50.io/elevate Venue sponsor: JJ Lake Co-working space To learn about exclusive specials offered by JJ Lake find Yifu Liu@JJ Lake or reach out to Balaji to point you to Yifu. Demo your product: https://goo.gl/forms/p0nz4VCQkqml8Yps2 (welcome product demos from corporate) Speakers: Mike Loftus, Partner, F50 Elevate Gary Zhu, Venture Partner, F50 Elevate Prathamesh, Venture Partner, F50 Elevate Sponsor our event https://goo.gl/forms/PjfNAUeiU1NGS0Nu2 Nominate a corporate / investor or expert as speaker: https://goo.gl/forms/GtKz2YlinTRLJU5W2 Join the conversion Tag: #SVEDemo Telegram: https://t.me/joinchat/IEtC6BTPEyax8kzbo1IS8g Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/1812781/ Follow us: https://www.linkedin.com/company/3532521/ Twitter: @SVEntrepreneur Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sventrepreneurs Agenda Draft 5:30PM Doors Open 6 PM Welcome Note (Balaji Thirugnanam, Co-organizer SVE) 6:05 SPEAKERS & PRESENTERS 6:30 Demo by startups (8 mins for each startup. Typical proportion is 4 mins presentation + 4 mins Q&A) FreeWater: World's first free beverage company that is paid for by ads. Founder: Josh Cliffords Hitcher Hub - A peer to peer travel consulting marketplace. Founder: Kesava Kirupa Dinakaran Valsto: Online payment method similar to PayPal that provides a discount on all purchases Founder: Nasser Haman Tibot: An AI/Healthcare based solution providing comprehensive skin care from prevention to cure using technology and working with specialists. Founder: Shahid Bandarkar Education Ecosystem: Decentralized ecosystem for learning about new technologies and trying them out hands-on using free practical projects. Founder: Dr. Michael Garbade Research planet: One stop shop for researchers which enables scientist to make their communication faster. Founder: Rafael Sid 7:30 Networking 8:00 Thank you note and disperse Volunteer for the event: https://goo.gl/forms/fTuHREP37hHSsyNv1 please tell us the format of the meetups and features you like for SVE: https://www.meetup.com/sventrepreneurs/polls/1273709/

SVE Demo Night - #SVEDemo | SVE.io

University of East-West Medicine

#SVEDemo, the largest community demo event in Silicon Valley / SF Network with founders, Angels, corporate, investors and professionals. Join the SVE Demo Night to battle with 30+ teams in one day! Cash prize, media packages, and F50 Summit tickets are available for all winners. Hundreds of investors are invited to the event! ------------------------------------------ Startup applications due July 7, 2019 https://forms.gle/hyqoB8anrFnqXEAX6 ------------------------------------------ Target Industries: - IT - Robotic - Green energy and materials - Marine industry - Healthtech - AgriTech - FinTech - Green chemical - Cultural and creative industries - Travel Competition Format: - 5-min presentation - No Q&A - Slides allowed ------------------------------------------ Startup applications due July 7, 2019 https://forms.gle/hyqoB8anrFnqXEAX6 ------------------------------------------ Judges: [David Cao, Partner, F50] [Mike Loftus, Partner, F50] [Gary Zhu, Venture Partner, F50 Elevate] [KJ Jia, Partner, F50 Labs] [Prathamesh Prabhudesai, Venture Partner, F50] [Merwan Benhabib, EIR, F50] More... Prizes: 1st Place: $1,000 CASH + Media Package (Company interview and promotion video, $3,000 worth) + F50 Summit(http://f50.io/summit/) complimentary pass (3) 2nd Place: Media Package (Company interview and promotion video, $2,000 worth) + F50 Summit(http://f50.io/summit/) complimentary pass (2) 3rd Place: Media Package (Company interview and promotion video, $1,000 worth) + F50 Summit(http://f50.io/summit/) complimentary pass (1) #4 - #10 will receive one(1) F50 Summit (http://f50.io/summit/) complimentary ticket. ------------------------------------------ Startup applications due July 7, 2019 https://forms.gle/hyqoB8anrFnqXEAX6 ------------------------------------------ === AGENDA === 4:00 PM Networking 5:00 PM Opening & Introduction [Prathamesh Prabhudesai, Venture Partner, F50] 5:15 AM Startup Demo 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 6:30 PM Break 6:45 PM Startup Demo 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 8:00 PM Networking & Raffle F50 Summit(http://f50.io/summit/) complimentary passes give away ($1,000 value)! 8:30 PM Award Ceremony 9:00 PM End ------------------------------------------ WANT MORE? F50 Elevate™ (f50.io/elevate) connects the most promising startups and accelerates their growth with the collective intelligence of our deep roots in Silicon Valley, together with our corporate partners, investor network, and industry experts. ------------------------------------------ SPONSOR - Silicon Valley China Innovation & Development Center http://www.guiguzhongguo.com/ Silicon Valley China Innovation and Development Center is a platform dedicated to Sino-US technology exchange and industrialization docking. It is a high-tech incubator and accelerator for connecting Silicon Valley and China. At present, it owns a number of US dollar venture capital funds in the USA, as incubators and laboratories in Silicon Valley, and has invested in new media platforms such as NetEase U.S., Silicon Valley China Net and Silicon Valley China News. -----------------------------------------

Past events (810)

Standing Meditation & Wellness for Founders

University Of East-West Medicine

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