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

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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+)

Standing Meditation & Wellness for Founders

University Of East-West Medicine

This event is organized by a group Oriental Medicine / Standing Meditation fans and is completely free. Standing meditation is a powerful method of healing the body from injuries and chronic illnesses. Standing meditation or ‘Zhan zhuang’ increases vitality, internal strength and fitness as well as overall body power. Developed in China by masters of meditation, Kongu, and acupuncture, Standing Medication is a form of medical meditation and Qigong. This form of meditation also increases physical strength and power. Tentative Agenda: 9AM Welcome David Cao 9:05 Standing Mediation for beginners David Cao, Standing Meditation Instructor Lisa Deng, Standing Meditation Instructor 9:45AM Knowledge sharing: Standing Mediation and Wellness 10:30AM Group Warm Up 11 AM Group practices More about Standing Meditation: https://www.sportandspinalphysio.com.au/standing-meditation-what-is-it-and-what-are-the-benefits/ https://scottjeffrey.com/zhan-zhuang/ https://www.huffpost.com/entry/how-to-meditate-standing_b_6273180 https://www.thoughtco.com/practice-walking-meditation-3182954

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.

F50 Global Capital Summit 2019 - Seeding the Future #F50Summit

The fourth annual F50 Global Capital Summit® (GCS) is one of the Silicon Valley Bay Area's flagship events for the startup venture ecosystem. The theme of this year’s summit is Seeding the future and it will be held on Wednesday, April 30th at Stanford University. GCS 2019 is organized by F50, Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs, and Community Media SVE.io. The summit will feature 30+ speaking sessions including thought leader talk, investment trends, and extraordinary products and innovations, around 550 attendees from world-leading corporations, and the global investment ecosystem. The attendees are corporate executives, angel investors, venture funds, influential long-term investors, and a small group of high-potential local early founders. GCS Home: http://f50.io/gcs Check out hundreds of attendees: http://f50.io/gcs/attendee Agenda: http://f50.io/gcs/agenda Demo Table at Connect Lounge: http://f50.io/gcs/cl Speed Dating at Connect Lounge: http://f50.io/gcs/cl/speed-2 GCS 2019 will feature the following sections of content: Seeding the next generation founders: Education and incubation Thinking in investment Future Tech Impact 1 billion lives Corporate Innovation with Startup Ecosystem: the force awakens In angel we trust: The rising of angel investors in the winter The Bets by the VCs Startup Demo Speed Dating GCS will feature two stages: the main stage and connect lounge. Main Stage Agenda Preview: Presentation: Innovation and Design Thinking Anurag Mairal, Professor, Stanford University Panel: Is now the winter for startup or investor? Bill Reichert, Managing Partner, Garage Technology Ventures James Sowers, Angel Investor, PopUp Ventures Annie Kadavy, Managing Director, Redpoint Ventures David Zilberman, Managing Director, Comcast Ventures Panel: How Angels help startups impact the world? Moderator: KJ Jia, Partner, F50 Labs John Ricci, Founder, US Angels Jordan Wahbeh, Managing Partner, Bay Angels Dave Sanders, Board Member, Sacramento Angels Presentation: How AI in Mobility can Save 37,000 Young Lives Every Year Dinesh C, Chief Creative Officer, CarVi Fireside Chat with Duncan Duncan Davidson, General Partner, Bullpen Capital Fireside Chat with Paul Holland Paul Holland, General Partner, Foundation Capital Catalyzes the Global Innovation Economy - GSVLabs Nikhil Sinha, CEO, GSVLabs Presentation: Venture University Wayne Lim, Venture Capitalist, Venture University Presentation: Band of Angels Ronald Weissman, Chairman, Band of Angels Presentation: North Bay Angels Che Voigt, Board Chair, North Bay Angels Presentation: VC Taskforce June Riley, CEO, VC Taskforce Presentation: Keiretsu Forum Randy Williams, CEO, Keiretsu Forum Panel: Empower Woman in Investment & Startups SC Moatti, Managing Partner, Mighty Capital Katie Lam, Founder, Kalon SF Gené Teare, Strategic Research, Crunchbase Presentation: IoT leveraging cloud and predictive analytics solutions Jai Suri, Senior Director of Product Management, Oracle Presentation: People Analytics Jamie Rothenburg, People Analytics, Google Connect Lounge: Startup Demo Speed Dating with speakers and investors Investor Ignite Introduction 90 seconds ignite style introduction talks on the Connect Lounge Stage by 10+ VIP investor guests. Latest newsletter https://mailchi.mp/f50/f50summit-global-capital-summit-2019-agenda-review https://mailchi.mp/f50/f50summit-global-capital-summit-2019-meet-hundreds-of-early-stage-investors-at-stanford-university https://mailchi.mp/f50/f50-global-capital-summit-2019-speakers-1 More news: http://sve.io/category/f50

#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. Its free to post now. We are looking for some alpha users to give feedback. email [masked] if you you are interested. If you are attending the #SVEMiixer on Feb 5 with goal to look for a partner for hire 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 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sventrepreneurs 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, linkined in using tag #SVEMixer

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