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:


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

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

SVE.io Community Media:


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+)

Impact One Billion Lives @ Global Capital Summit Fall 2019 Oct 15-16 #F50Summit

Palo Alto Hills Golf Country Club


The F50 Global Capital Summit® (GCS) finds and connects the next generation of world-changing tech innovators with strategic partners to power their long-term impact. The theme for this year’s summit is “Impact one billion lives”. GCS focuses on creating partnerships that will help to improve human lives within the Healthtech, Agtech, Sustainability areas. The two-day event includes 60+ speaking sessions, 700 attendees from world-leading corporations, a large investor summit, and invitational entrepreneur leader roundtable discussions. Featured Speakers - GCS 2019: Dr. Thomas C.Sudhof, Nobel Prize Winner Amy Pressman, Co-Founder, Medallia James Sowers, Angel investor, PopUp Ventures, Forbes Top 50 Angel Investor Sean Dempsey, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Merus Capital Shruti Kothari, Director, Kaiser Permanente Ventures Duncan Davidson, General Partner, Bullpen Capital Satjiv Chahil, Angel Investor, CEO, Silicon Valley Global Marketing and Innovations advisory Andrew Tang, Managing Director, Draper Dragon Fund Norman Winarsky, President, Winarsky Ventures Anna Dvornikova, Managing Partner, TEC Ventures Nikolai Oreshkin, Managing Partner, Elysium Venture Capital Tommaso Di Bartolo, Founding Partner, Awesm Ventures Ranveer Chandra, Chief Scientist, Microsoft Azure Global Jun Axup, Scientific Director and Partner, IndieBio and many more... Highlights this year: Main Stage: - Keynote speakers include Nobel prizewinner Dr. Thomas Südhof and Ronald Kohanski, Ph.D. Deputy Director of the NIH’s National Institute on Aging. - HealthTech and AgTech are the featured sectors - Connect Lounge for startups to exhibit their latest technologies - 100+ speakers in 60+ sessions - 2 days on multiple stages - Top technology giants attending GCS: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Microsoft, Apple, Inc.Cisco - Global Insights Reports 2019 - Global attendees: France, Italy, India, Japan, Israel - 6 keynote speakers + 20 special presentation speakers Special Events: -A special evening of Cabernet Wine Tasting with Oakville East Winery -First annual Global Awards program -Deep-Dive Roundtables and F50 Elevate VIP Lounge for in-depth interactions -F50 Elevate Stage highlighting F50 Elevate Accelerator tech stars -Speed Dating with VCs, experts, business leaders -New this year, Deep-Dive Roundtables afford in-depth discussions on key topics -Interact with Main Stage speakers, investors and domain experts and as always, take part in Speed Dating and the Connect Lounge throughout the event! For more information: F50.io/GCS/

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 5 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 Demo Night - #SVEDemo | SVE.io

Google Building TC6

SVEDemo, the largest community demo event in Silicon Valley / SF Network with founders, Angels, corporate, investors and professionals. http://sve.io/sve/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://sve.io/sve/application (welcome product demos from corporate) Sponsor our event https://sve.io/sve/sponsorship/ Nominate a corporate / investor or expert as speaker: https://sve.io/sve/speaker-nomination/ 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 6:05 SPEAKERS & PRESENTERS 6:30 Demo by startups (8 mins for each startup. Typical proportion is 4 mins presentation + 4 mins Q&A) 7:30 Networking 8:00 Thank you note and disperse Volunteer for SVE: https://sve.io/sve/join/

#SVEMixer: match your cofounder, CTO, Partner, Advisor @ Palo Alto

Looking for your cofounder, CTO, Partner, Advisor, Investor? or core team members? Join The monthly SVE Mixer & Happy Hour. The monthly SVE Mixer & Happy Hour at first Tuesday now have a new home: Antonio's Nut House at Palo Alto. List your opening to Startup Job Board (Alpha) for free: http://sve.io/job Startup Job Board is under testing now. It's free to post now. We are looking for some alpha users to give feedback. email [masked] if you are interested. If you are attending the #SVEMiixer on Feb 5 with a goal to look for a partner for hiring somebody, pls post to SVE.io/job. We will syndicate the listing to the community. The SVE Mixer is co-hosted with: SVE Silicon Valley Developer Network SVTeahouse Together with Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs, we make Start-up's fun with pool, darts, ping pong, beer, friendship and much more. We reserved a private area at end of the bar, pass the first pool table. Be sure to bring cash or credit card for Happy Hour Food and Drinks Join the conversion Tag: #SVEMixer Telegram: https://t.me/joinchat/IEtC6BTPEyax8kzbo1IS8g Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/1812781/ Follow us on https://www.linkedin.com/company/3532521/ Twitter: @SVEntrepreneur And have your business cards and smile ready :-) How to post: If you are are looking for co-founders, partners, core team members, advisors, developers, or opportunities, you can post as comments at this meetup. Please no repeat, no sales, no spam. You can also share to Twitter, linked in using tag #SVEMixer

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