• We help you build your next startup!

    Needs a location

    [Courtesy Notice: This is only a friendly online email communication reminder. No physical meetup for this event] Dear entrepreneurs, startup founders, technologists and professionals, We are happy to offer you opportunities to build your next tech startup company. We will help you get customers and market shares. And you will be funded as well! This comes from the huge efforts of the Reverse Innovation program, launched by TSVC, in collaboration with SVSIAN and other partners in both the US and internationally. Reverse Innovation is a very efficient strategy of performing international entrepreneurship and cross-border innovations. Yes, we help you build your next tech startup. Regarding the technologies, We currently focus on computer vision technologies, which has tremendous market potentials. We also believe robotics will have huge values for different kinds of industrial applications. Besides, we also welcome other technologies such as AI, ML, IoT as well as other disruptive innovations. For more information, please contact us by sending email to [masked] with detailed information about yourself, and also your business plans or pitch deck.

  • Founders Meet Founders

    SVI HUB

    Come and work in a friendly, cozy and productive setting for the day. Meet other entrepreneurs and techies. Network, socialize, and connect! SVI Hub is the place in Silicon Valley where business meets innovation, where startups, entrepreneurs and corporations work side-by-side in a vibrant and nurturing community. Please, contact us with any questions. Contact: [masked]

  • Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs Toastmasters Meeting

    340 E Middlefield Rd

    NEW convenient Permanent! Location In Mountain View Agenda: 12:10 pm: Open for Registration 12:15 pm: Networking 12:30 pm: Toastmasters Meeting 1:45 pm: Adjourn This is a WEEKLY EVENT. AND: Every first Thursday of the month, we have a "pitch training session" specially designed for entrepreneurs and startup founders. That's pitch practice (as part of the meeting) once per month. Toastmasters once per week. Objectives: Whether you are just at the ideas stage or have a fully fledged start-up, getting your ideas and business across to investors, partners and the general public is essential. Our group welcomes both those who need help getting over their public speaking jitters and seasoned speakers looking to perfect their presentation. Benefits of joining this group: 1. This group is especially designed for entrepreneurs, start-ups, investors and anyone who wishes to become one. 2. New group that provides supportive opportunity to practice public speaking and learn leadership skills. Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs Toastmasters Club http://svetc.org Also, read this: Five Reasons All Entrepreneurs Should Join Toastmasters http://www.meetup.com/Silicon-Valley-Entrepreneurs-Toastmasters/pages/Entrepreneurs_and_Toastmasters/

  • 2019 Smart City Conference [Free]

    San Jose Rotunda

    by SVCTBA Event is free attend and open to public. For futher information go to: https://smartcityconferences.com Topic Areas: Cybersecurity, 5g Technologies, AI, Smart Transportation This Conference Includes: 9:00 - 5:00PM Mayor Panel represented by Silicon Valley Mayors and City Councilmembers Current hot Tech Keynotes Speeches and Panel Discussions, Smart City Demonstration Art festival at the 2nd floor of Rotunda Validated parking for parking lot off 4th St. & San Fernando St. : valid your ticket with us at the registration desk before you leave. Concurrent Art Festival, 2nd floor : 10:00 - 5:00PM Opening Remarks Johnny Khamis — City of San Jose Mayor/Council Panel Speakers Johnny Khamis, Councilman & Economic Development Chair — City of San Jose Chappie Jones, Vice Mayor — City of San Jose Lily Mei, Mayor — City of Fremont John Marchand, Mayor — City of Livermore Newell Arnerich, Mayor — City of Danville Steven Scharf, Mayor— City of Cupertino David Haubert, Mayor — City of Dublin Michelle Wu, Vice Mayor — City of Los Altos Hills Moderator: Madison Nguyen, Former San Jose City Councilmember Validated Parking: Parking lot at 4th St. and San Fernando St.

  • You can easily invest in startups and become shareholder

    Dear all, Yes everybody can invest in startups now, starting from as little as $50, and become shareholder of the startup companies. We are proudly joining our partner Pie Capital's AUTOVET™ Funding program. Please feel free to email us at [masked] to receive more information or sign up for a brown bag meeting. And in fact it is so easy if you check directly the web page https://svce.org/pie for all the details. Happy investing!

  • Signing up for investor roundtable preparatory meeting

    [Courtesy Notice: This is only an online email communication reminder. No physical meetup for this event] Dear all, We are in the process of preparing a series of high tech innovation and startup investment roundtable events. We are setting up investor collaboration platforms. We are building up effective business venture and angel capital networks. If you think you are one of the angel investors or venture capitalists, or have made and will be ready to make investments for hgh tech startups or business ventures of any stages, please join us by signing up at our email address: [masked] The Team

  • How to Do Sales for Your Startup. Step-by-Step Guide for Getting Customers!

    Mindrome Coworking Space & Private Office

    RSVP HERE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-do-sales-for-your-startup-step-by-step-guide-for-getting-customers-tickets-62295832512?aff=NewProgram&afu=76290238433 Come learn how to do sales for your startup. This will be a step-by-step guide on how to get customers. You will learn how to prospect, how to communicate your product and talk about pricing, and ultimately how to close the sale and scale the process. About the speaker: Chris Mossing is currently Director of Business Development for the Visa Commerce Network, a startup within Visa. He has spent his career working in “Startupville”, starting at the dawn of the PC age in the early 1980s. Chris has a wealth of experience selling enterprise software, consumer internet and mobile apps. He has managed startup sales teams of up to 25 people resulting in over $100 million in revenue. Chris started off his career with a pioneering company in the PC software business, Ashton-Tate. After Ashton-Tate’s successful exit, he went to work at Stac, where he was their VP of International sales based in the UK. He built their international business from scratch to an ARR of $15 million in just 18 months. Stac went public during his years there. Since his return to California, Chris has worked for a number of early stage startups, most notably TrialPay, where he generated over $70 million in revenue during his tenure. Visa eventually purchased TrialPay. Chris has broad international experience having worked or consulted for German, British, Canadian, Australian, Israeli, Ukrainian and Indian companies. He speaks German, Spanish and Portuguese. Agenda: 6:30pm - 7pm Networking 7pm - 8:00pm Presentation 8pm - 8:30pm Q & A 8:30pm event ends. RSVP HERE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-do-sales-for-your-startup-step-by-step-guide-for-getting-customers-tickets-62295832512?aff=NewProgram&afu=76290238433

  • From $0 to $100M - Sales Workshop with Director of Business Development at Visa

    Mindrome Coworking Space & Private Office

    RSVP HERE: http://bit.ly/startup-sales-06-03-19 Join us for a workshop that will teach you how to get from $0 to $100M in sales. The workshop will be conducted by Chris Mossing, Director of Business Development at Visa. This will be a step-by-step guide on how to get customers and close deals. You will learn how to prospect, how to present your product and talk about pricing, and ultimately how to close the sale and scale the process. RSVP HERE: http://bit.ly/startup-sales-06-03-19 During his 30-year career, Chris achieved sales of over $100M for companies ranging from Fortune 100 companies to startups. • Generated over $70 million in revenue for TrialPay. • Scaled a software startup from $0 to $15 million. • P&L responsibility at a public company for 5 years. • Led global sales teams of up to 25 people. • Closed multiple million dollar complex software deals. • Have sold to enterprise, mid-market and SMB clients. • Managed direct, inside and channel sales teams. _________________________ AGENDA: _________________________ 6:30pm - 7pm NETWORKING 7pm - 8:00pm PRESENTATION 8pm - 8:30pm Q & A 8:30pm EVENT ENDS RSVP HERE: http://bit.ly/startup-sales-06-03-19 _________________________ SPEAKER _________________________ CHRIS MOSSING Chris Mossing is currently Director of Business Development at Visa, more specifically at the Visa Commerce Network. Chris has 30 years of experience selling enterprise software, consumer internet and mobile apps. He has managed startup sales teams of up to 25 people resulting in over $100 million in revenue. Chris started off his career with a pioneering company in the PC software business, Ashton-Tate. After Ashton-Tate’s successful exit, he went to work at Stac, where he was their VP of International Sales. He built their international business from scratch to an ARR of $15 million in just 18 months. Stac went public during his tenure. Chris has worked for a number of early stage startups, most notably TrialPay, where he generated over $70 million in revenue. Visa acquired TrialPay a few years ago. Chris has an MBA from Indiana University and a Bachelor’s Degree, Magna cum Laude, from University of Toledo. He lives with his family in Silicon Valley, where he was recognized as Citizen of the Year by the City of San Jose. RSVP HERE: http://bit.ly/startup-sales-06-03-19 _________________________ EVENT SPONSOR: _________________________ LIFOGRAPH - The Wiki of People - https://www.lifograph.com Discover 500,000 profiles and 1.2M connections for FREE ______________________ VENUE SPONSOR: ______________________ Mindrome - http://mindrome.com Coworking space in Santa Clara for entrepreneurs and freelancers who love startups, technology and a fun working environment.

  • Lifograph SF Pitch w/ SOSV VC, 11.2 Capital, Life Science Angels and Growth X

    RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/59710488679 You are invited to meet investors and pitch at our Lifograph SF Pitch Night in front of a panel of investors representing SOSV Ventures ($525M fund), 11.2 Capital, GrowthX Ventures and Wharton Angels. Event attendees and speakers can network with each other here: https://www.lifograph.com/lifograph Limited availability. RSVP early. Food and drinks are provided. RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/59710488679 ______________________________ WHO SHOULD ATTEND: ______________________________ Startups looking for funding are invited to pitch. You may also attend as a spectator and take advantage of a great learning and networking opportunity. RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/59710488679 ______________________________ INVESTOR PANEL ______________________________ KATE WHITCOMB Kate is a Partner at SOSV, a global venture capital firm with over $525M+ in assets under management. She is also a Partner at HAX Accelerator, a startup accelerator with offices in San Francisco and Shenzhen, China. Kate is focused on investments in the robotics, enterprise, health tech and consumer spaces. Kate is a mentor at Alchemist Accelerator, ReadWrite Labs, Target Takeoff and Scrum Ventures' Nintendo Switch Accelerator. She is also on the Advisory Board for Amazon Launchpad. Kate has spoken on the topic of launching products extensively around the United States, and her writing has been published in TechCrunch, VentureBeat and Tech in Asia. Before Target and HAX, Kate was a strategy consultant in Boston and London focusing on M&A transactions in the pharma, retail and entertainment industries. Kate has her MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a BA in Economics and Art from Kenyon College. ______________________________ YIZHEN DONG Yizhen is Principal Investor of 11.2 Capital, an early stage venture capital fund based in San Francisco investing in early-stage technology startups focused on AI, cybersecurity, robotics, quantum, new space, computational therapeutics, synthetic biology. 11.2 Capital has already invested in over 25 startups. Yizhen is a Board Observer for Hinge Health and Genturi, a Venture Partner and Advisor for FundRx, Deep Science Ventures and a Member of Life Science Angels. Yizhen holds a Degree in Genetics and Genomics from Stanford University and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He was also a full scholarship recipient at Vanderbilt University, Senator Lamar Alexander Scholar and Top 10 in state-wide math competition. ______________________________ MAX MENKE Max is a founding partner at GrowthX Ventures, a venture capital firm and leading market development accelerator. At GrowthX Ventures he has made seed-stage investments and worked with over 100 companies so far, Max is also a Founding Member of the GrowthX Academy, an organization that helps startup founders monetize their business and get to predictable revenue. Before joining GrowthX Ventures, Max built the sales technology stack and lead generation playbook for multiple early stage companies and sold early-stage technology to numerous Fortune 500 companies. Max holds a B.A. with Honors in Political Studies from the Pitzer College and a degree in Political Studies / Chinese Studies from the Peking University. RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/59710488679 ______________________________ ORGANIZER: ______________________________ LIFOGRAPH - The Wiki of People Discover 500,000 profiles and 1.2M connections on Lifograph for FREE As seen in Forbes, Entrepreneur, Inc., Investor Business Daily, TheNextWeb, etc. ______________________________ VENUE SPONSOR: ______________________________ HAX Accelerator - https://hax.co/ Venture capital-based program dedicated to accelerating startups with a hardware element

  • Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs Toastmasters Meeting

    340 E Middlefield Rd

    NEW convenient Permanent! Location In Mountain View Agenda: 12:10 pm: Open for Registration 12:15 pm: Networking 12:30 pm: Toastmasters Meeting 1:45 pm: Adjourn This is a WEEKLY EVENT. AND: Every first Thursday of the month, we have a "pitch training session" specially designed for entrepreneurs and startup founders. That's pitch practice (as part of the meeting) once per month. Toastmasters once per week. Objectives: Whether you are just at the ideas stage or have a fully fledged start-up, getting your ideas and business across to investors, partners and the general public is essential. Our group welcomes both those who need help getting over their public speaking jitters and seasoned speakers looking to perfect their presentation. Benefits of joining this group: 1. This group is especially designed for entrepreneurs, start-ups, investors and anyone who wishes to become one. 2. New group that provides supportive opportunity to practice public speaking and learn leadership skills. Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs Toastmasters Club http://svetc.org Also, read this: Five Reasons All Entrepreneurs Should Join Toastmasters http://www.meetup.com/Silicon-Valley-Entrepreneurs-Toastmasters/pages/Entrepreneurs_and_Toastmasters/