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Techstars Startup Weekend Silicon Valley Womxn 2020

Techstars Startup Weekend is a 54-hour event that brings together active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of founding startups and launching successful ventures.

  • Fri, Mar 27 5:30 PM - Sun, Mar 29 10:30 PM PDT
  • Menlo Park, CA
How To Spark the Retirement You Dream Of

Have you let yourself dream about retirement? Join SheSpeaks and Prudential to imagine what you could do if you had a financial plan to sustain you.

  • Thu, May 16, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • San Jose, CA
Serendipity Women's {Un}conference

Join us for SERENDIPITY, a unique, two-day summit where we unite women across ages and industries to learn, connect and get inspired!

  • Fri, Oct 26, 2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM PDT
  • Fremont, CA
WITI Annual Three Day Summit

Join the Women in Technology for their 23rd Annual Summit in San Jose, CA!

  • Sun, Jun 11 11:30 AM - Tue, Jun 13 6:00 PM PDT
  • San Jose, CA
Cracking the Code: Elevating Women and Girls in Tech

Join Ellevate, Accenture and Girls Who Code for a lively panel discussion on the factors that will help increase girls’ interest in tech and the actions we can all take to be their role models.

  • Thu, Nov 3, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • San Jose, CA
Cracking the Code: Elevating Women and Girls in Tech

Join Ellevate Network and Accenture for a lively panel discussion on the factors that will help increase girls’ interest in tech and the actions we can all take to be their role models.

  • Thu, Nov 3, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM PDT
  • San Jose, CA
Cocktails and Contacts!

Join your fellow Ellevate Silicon Valley members for a networking happy hour! It will be a great opportunity to meet and catch up with members, invite a new friend to join, or if you're new, c...

  • Thu, Oct 8, 2015 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Mountain View, CA
A Conversation with Sallie Krawcheck on her Life and Career

San Francisco Ellevate Chapter and Google Presents a landmark event "A Conversation with Sallie Krawcheck on her Life and Career"Please join us for a conversation between Sallie Krawcheck, Ch...

  • Wed, Mar 18, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
  • Sunnyvale, CA
Astia Venture Lunch | Silicon Valley

Astia Venture Lunch (investors only) | Silicon Valley Astia Venture Lunches provide investors with access to pre-qualified, woman-led companies. Presenting companies are pre-screened by 25+ indus...

  • Thu, Oct 2, 2014 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EDT
  • Palo Alto, CA
Visualize Success: Inspiration & Tools to Get You Where You Want to Go

An empowering workshop to help you gain the confidence you want and need to bring your life/career/wardrobe forward… An executive coach and a fashion designer lead the discussion on career a...

  • Wed, May 28, 2014 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Palo Alto, CA
Visualize Success

We offer an experiential program for people who want to optimize their effectiveness and advancement in the workforce and in their personal goals. This is an empowering workshop to help you gain th...

  • Thu, Apr 24, 2014 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Palo Alto, CA
miraclefeet event at Stanford d.school

85 Broads member, miraclefeet co-founder and GSB ‘92 graduate Chesca Colloredo-Mansfeld will discuss the organization’s vision to eradicate untreated clubfoot worldwide. miraclefeet is making that ...

  • Fri, Apr 11, 2014 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Stanford, CA
fashionXstartups Collision of Tech & Fashion!

A collision of Silicon Valley’s most ambitious tech startups and the multi-billion dollar, global luxury fashion category.Join us for a 1 day, NYC-paced intensive to help drive Silicon Valley’s tec...

  • Sat, Mar 29, 2014 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM EDT
  • East Palo Alto, CA
Connect•Work•Thrive Career Transition Conference

What are you doing today to make your workday better tomorrow? Are you interested in changing jobs, changing careers, or looking to return to work after a career break? If so, join 85Broads speaker...

  • Sat, Mar 22, 2014 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM EDT
  • Santa Clara, CA
Trunk Show for Busy/Working Women at Four Seasons Silicon Valley

Camilla Olson will be showcasing new designs for the busy woman who understands the need to dress well, effortlessly. Her designs are appropriate for both work and social situations. Pieces are eas...

  • Sat, Feb 8, 2014 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM EST
  • East Palo Alto, CA
Dinner w/ Janet Hanson in Palo Alto!

Dear 85 Broads members – Janet will be the keynote speaker at Stanford Women’s Leadership Conference in coming April. If you are free and interested in meeting with Janet before the eve...

  • Fri, Apr 5 7:00 PM - Sat, Apr 6 4:30 AM EDT
  • Palo Alto, CA
FASHIONxSTARTUPS Growth Hack

A collision of Silicon Valley’s most ambitious tech startups and the multi-billion dollar, global luxury fashion category. Join us for a 1 day, NYC-paced intensive to help drive Silicon Valle...

  • Sat, Mar 30, 2013 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM EDT
  • East Palo Alto, CA
fashionXstartups!

A collision of Silicon Valley’s most ambitious startups and the luxury fashion industry, all grown up. Join us for a 1-day, NYC-paced intensive event helping Silicon Valley’s tech start...

  • Sat, Mar 30, 2013 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM EDT
  • East Palo Alto, CA
Cornell Johnson and Master Admissions at Google

How to Move Your Career Forward Christine Sneva Director of Cornell MBA Admissions and Betsy Massar, founder of Master Admissions, will be hosting a panel on career strategies. We’ll be talki...

  • Fri, Nov 2, 2012 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Mountain View, CA
Astia Angel Training Program

Astia Angel, an angel investor network that invests in women-led, high-growth ventures, welcomes both female and male angel investors of all levels of experience. For those who are new to angel in...

  • Thu, Oct 25, 2012 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
  • Mountain View, CA
Catalytic Women's Fall 2012 Event: Women Giving Under the Radar

Our Women Giving Under the Radar series is for smart, busy women who want to give well. Our women-only discussion profiles emerging ideas and strategies for impact at any level—this is not your fat...

  • Tue, Oct 9, 2012 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • Mountain View, CA
Shop Paris and Support Samasource: A ModeWalk Private Trunk Show Party in Los Altos Hills, CA

ModeWalk.com is the first fashion retail Website to offer Haute Couture fashion, along with the finest luxury ready to wear and accessories from Paris. Recently launched and featured in Vogue, New ...

  • Tue, May 15, 2012 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Los Altos Hills, CA
Mother's Day With Meaning

A celebration of Mother’s Day to recognize mothers and remarkable women in their lives. Hosted by Global Women’s Leadership Network (GWLN), an affiliate of Santa Clara University. GWLN&...

  • Sun, May 13, 2012 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
  • Los Altos Hills, CA
Women in Philanthropy - attend Catalytic Women!

Catalytic Women taps the collective force of women who create meaningful change in the social, economic and environmental challenges that surround us. Smart, sophisticated women have a unique role ...

  • Thu, Dec 1, 2011 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM EST
  • Menlo Park, CA
Astia Investor Forum Silicon Valley

As the premier program for women-led high-growth companies, the Astia Investor Forums raise the profile of women-led companies and provide a platform that produces results. Since 2003: • Presenting...

  • Thu, Jan 20, 2011 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM EST
  • Mountain View, CA
6th Annual Astia Awards

In honor of exceptional women innovators And the investors and mentors who championed their success Read details and register on the Astia website: http://www.astia.org/content/view/1414/1142/

  • Thu, Dec 2, 2010 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST
  • Mountain View, CA
Women in Law Empowerment Forum Presents - Career Paths: Strategy and Serendipity

Breakfast and Networking: 8:00am – 8:30am Program: 8:30- 10:00am Moderator Jessica Natkin Director of Programs, Project for Attorney Retention, WorkLife Law, UC Hastings Confirmed Speakers: ...

  • Thu, Oct 7, 2010 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT
  • Palo Alto, CA
"NETWORKED: Keep Connecting"

85 Broads at Stanford offers quality events that any student, regardless of major or career path, can benefit from. In the past, we have hosted skills workshops (Excel, Photoshop), empowerment work...

  • Sat, Apr 10, 2010 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT
  • Stanford, CA
Getting To 50/50: How You Can Have It All By Sharing It All

Please join us for this unique opportunity to meet with Sharon Meers and Joanna Strober, the authors of “Getting to 50/50”, and learn about what inspired them to share their story with...

  • Thu, Feb 4, 2010 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
  • East Palo Alto, CA
Practical Business and Tax Aspects of International Corporate (Re) Structuring

As we know things are about to change with the Obama Administration’s alterations to US Tax Policy, and MNC’s need to be ready. Great resource for those interested in finance, tax and i...

  • Thu, Oct 15, 2009 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM EDT
  • East Palo Alto, CA