Startup Event Discounts
25% off Founders Space Angel Pitch
July 15th 2014, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
2550 Hanover St, Palo Alto
Founders Space brings together founders, angels, VCs, advisors & innovators to help startups rock the world. They’ve just started their very first fund and are hosting a competition to find some of the first startups to invest in. Check it out now and use code 25OFF for a discount athttps://www.eventbrite.com/e/
15% off Crowdopolis
July 23rd-24th 2014
Public Works, San Francisco
Want to know how the world’s biggest companies utilize crowdsourcing to improve their innovation? Come to Crowdopolis, where you can learn from the pioneers of crowdsourcing including Bryan Saftler of Microsoft who is discussing how to use growth hacking to find the right marketing strategy. Crowdopolis offers a unique atmosphere with only 250 tickets (sells out each year), allowing all attendees time to talk with the speakers. Register at crowdopolis.net with promo code webwallflower14 to get 15% off conference tickets.
20% off Fireside Chat: Venture Capitalist Tony Conrad
July 30 2014, 6:00pm – 8:30pm
True Ventures, 2601 Mission St, SF
Join BUILDUP.vc as we discuss the state of venture capital, investment trends and online identity with Tony Conrad. Tony is co-founder and CEO of about.me, a platform for representing personal identity online. He is also a Founding Venture Partner at True Ventures where he serves on the Board of Directors of Automattic (WordPress), Blue Bottle Coffee, appssavvy, Quarterly, KISSmetrics, Qualaroo and led True’s investment in MakerBot, ToyTalk, 9GAG and Betable. RSVP with code webwallflower20 for 20% off at http://abouttonyvcchat.
20% off Products That Count: Money by Design
July 30th 2014, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Yelp, 140 New Montgomery St.
Money has been around in various forms since the foundations of human civilization, but the way we interact with it has been changing rapidly over the last decade. New technologies, analytics, and digital currencies such as BitCoin are all evolving our relationship with money and pose many questions. Joe Robinson, ex-product lead at Square and currently VP of Product at Circle, a company in the emerging digital currency space, will share some insights and analysis on the evolving user experience of money. Use promo code WFriends for 20% discount at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/
You don’t have to know how to code to be an entrepreneur…you just have to know how to hustle. Hustle Con is a conference focused on non-technical startup founders. We’re bringing together the most successful non-technical startup founders to teach you actionable tactics to help you start and scale your startup. Learn more at http://www.hustlecon.com/ and use code “wallflower” for 20% off.
August 20th-22nd, 9:00am – 5:00pm
Whistler, British Columbia
If you want to hear how Google Glass, Qualcomm, Intel Capital, Under Armour, SmartThings, Recon Instruments, Sol Republic and Mondelez are leveraging technology to drive innovation or share a gondola, go on a hike or grab a drink and talk about potential partnerships make sure you take advantage of this. There is no other time when you could discuss Beacon technology challenges while mountain biking with the creator of the heads up display. Sign up now and use code webwallflower for $100 off at http://bit.ly/GROWtixwebwflwr20% off
August 28th-30th 2014
Houston, TX (Hilton Houston)
Crowdfunding is becoming more well known and a viable way for startups to get investor interest and validate new ideas. The industry is diversifying to not just reward based, but equity and debt crowdfunding as well. Kickercon is launching its first conference bringing together thousands of people in Houston, Texas that want to learn more about how, when and why crowdfunding is an option for your startup. This set of events are designed to keep inventors, entrepreneurs, real-estate professionals, startups and investors in the know. Learn more atwww.kickercon.com and use code wallflower14 for a discount.
Deadline: September 3rd
Whether you’re neck-deep in your current venture or just want to work on a side-project, you know it’s vital to connect with the right people. FounderDating is the curated people network for entrepreneurs – cofounders, advisors and entrepreneurs. Members are high-caliber and the network is balanced to be 50% engineers. Apply now to connect with exceptional cofounders, advisors and entrepreneurs >> http://bit.ly/1tZWUIz
Other Cool Startup Events
Tech Carnival @ Candlestick Park
July 16th 2014, 6:00pm – 10:00pm
Candlestick Park, 490 Jamestown Ave
Get to know a few thousand of Silicon Valley’s best and brightest while enjoying unparalleled access to Candlestick Park – for the very last time. We’ll have carnival games, giant inflatable obstacle courses, sumo wrestling, jousting, cornhole tournaments, a half-dozen food trucks, and live performances! Tickets include unlimited rides/activities & free parking, and proceeds go to a group of local charitable organizations. Sign up now at http://techcarnival.
July 17th 2014, 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Impact HUB, 901 Mission St, SF
After an action-packed month of workshops, mentorship sessions and field visits in San Francisco, our startups will be ready to showcase their progress and hard work at GSF DemoPlus Day! To join us for some cracking pitches followed by drinks and a mixer, save the date and RSVP right away! Register to check it out at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/
July 17th 2014, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Bluxome St. Winery, SF
The Designers + Geeks Speaker Series started in July 2011 – three years ago this month. Help them celebrate three years of amazing talks, great people, and community at their 3rd Anniversary Party. They’ll be taking over the Bluxome Street Winery for a special tasting & party. It’s a gorgeous space – one of San Francisco’s only working wineries. There will be music, fun people, wines to taste, food, and (of course) some special beers. Learn more athttp://designers-geeks-
July 19th-20th, 9:00am – 6:00pm
425 Broadway St, Redwood City
Join us this spring for the largest Hackathon series, ever. Over 30 cities and 6,000 developers will join in to build stronger developer ecosystem around the world. Learn more athttp://www.angelhack.com/
July 21st, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Flurry HQ – 360 3rd St, Suite 750, SF
Join the App Developers Alliance on July 21 and learn why mobile video ads can help generate more revenue and quality users. Hear from experts from Flurry, AdColony, OpenX, and more. Then network with speakers and attendees over beer, wine, and pizza. RSVP at http://www.
CoFoundersLab Matchup Silicon Valley
July 23rd 2014, 6:30pm – 9:30pm
NestGSV (425 Broadway Street)
CoFoundersLab Matchup Silicon Valley is aimed at helping entrepreneurs find co-founders, advisers & interns and to build strong, core founding teams. Get started networking now with a potential core team member by creating a free profile on CoFoundersLab.com. Learn more athttp://www.cofounderslab.com/
July 24th-26th 2014
San Jose Convention Center, San Jose
BlogHer, the renowned media company founded in 2005, is hosting its 10th annual BlogHer Conference where it all began—San Jose, California. Join us for the nation’s largest conference for bloggers and social media influencers led by keynote luminaries such as Kerry Washington, Arianna Huffington and Grammy-nominated comedian Tig Notaro. RSVP at http://www.blogher.com/
Startup & Tech Mixer
August 8th 2014, 5:00pm – 10:00pm
W San Francisco
Startup & Tech Mixer is an organization that creates dynamic ways for members of unique communities to authentically connect based on shared interests, passions, and values. Each element of the format reflects the best of conferences, pitches, exhibitions, and parties to create a thoughtful and fun experience. Participants are encouraged to interact with the best and brightest of today’s innovators, from CEOs and founders to developers and engineers, in consciously designed spaces that are built to foster opportunity. Learn more at http://www.stmixer.com/
CoFoundersLab Matchup San Francisco
August 20th 2014, 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Galvanize (543 Howard Street, 4th Floor)
CoFoundersLab Matchup San Francisco is aimed at helping entrepreneurs find co-founders, advisers & interns and to build strong, core founding teams. Get started networking now with a potential core team member by creating a free profile on CoFoundersLab.com. Learn more athttp://www.cofounderslab.com/
August 22nd-24th 2014
Cavallo Point Lodge, Sausalito, CA
Join Dan Ariely and Irrational Labs for two days and nights of engaging, interactive lectures and working sessions with the most renowned experts in behavioral economics today. This intimate and intensive immersion in behavioral economics brings the new insights, research and minds from academia to teams trying to move the needle in finance, health and education. You will leave the weekend with an overload of ideas, tangible experiment designs and a new way of thinking.