Silicon Beach Fest

Schedule

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Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
E-Commerce Startups 3:00 pm
E-Commerce Startups @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Jun 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
LA’s e-commerce startups in fashion, flowers and more will discuss issues e-commerce startups face, including fulfillment, customer acquisition strategies, marketing and social media, and data [...]
Startup Showcase Semi-Finals, Round 1 4:00 pm
Startup Showcase Semi-Finals, Ro… @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Jun 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Startup Showcase Semi-Finals, Round 1 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Meet Silicon Beach startups in part one of this pitch fest where new and up-and-coming startups will pitch for 3 minutes with 3 min of [...]
Green High Tech: Seed to Incubator 4:15 pm
Green High Tech: Seed to Incubator @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Boardroom
Jun 25 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Join our joint panel of experts on the growing medicinal marijuana startup industry. With legalization of medicinal marijuana, startups are growing in the cannabis space. [...]
Startup Showcase Semi-Finals, Round 2 5:00 pm
Startup Showcase Semi-Finals, Ro… @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Jun 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Startup Showcase Semi-Finals, Round 2 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Meet Silicon Beach startups in part two of this pitch fest where new and up-and-coming startups will pitch for 3 minutes with 3 min of [...]
Thursday Night Cocktail Reception 6:00 pm
Thursday Night Cocktail Reception @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Lawn
Jun 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Thursday Night Cocktail Reception @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Lawn | Marina del Rey | California | United States
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SBF Tech Theme Park Party presented by Media Temple 8:00 pm
SBF Tech Theme Park Party presen… @ CTRL Collective - Playa Vista
Jun 25 @ 8:00 pm – Jun 25 @ 12:00 am
SBF Tech Theme Park Party presented by Media Temple @ CTRL Collective - Playa Vista | Los Angeles | California | United States
Attend LA’s first Tech Theme Park party at the brand new 26,000 sq ft. CTRL Collective space in Playa Vista from 8p-midnight.  We’re creating [...]
Gadget Sandbox 10:00 am
Gadget Sandbox @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Gadget Sandbox / Sponsor Lounge
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Gadget Sandbox @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Gadget Sandbox / Sponsor Lounge | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Check out “tech you can touch” with these leaders in drones, 3D printing, and other new technologies. - DJI Drones - AIO Robotics - More [...]
How Do I Choose a CTO? 10:00 am
How Do I Choose a CTO? @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
How Do I Choose a CTO? @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Join this panel featuring CEOs and CTOs who will assist in answering the questions related to choosing a CTO for your new venture. Topics may [...]
CTO Stories 11:00 am
CTO Stories @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Jun 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
CTO Stories @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Silicon Beach CTOs from top companies will discuss how they find developers, build their team, work with other teams in their organization, and scale for [...]
Internet of Things 11:00 am
Internet of Things @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Sunset Dining Room
Jun 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Internet of Things @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Sunset Dining Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
This session will focus on key aspects of the Internet of Things (IoT) and the overall connectivity of products and devices. With the changing nature [...]
Titans of LA Tech 11:00 am
Titans of LA Tech @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Jun 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for an in-depth discussion with tech titans from some of LA’s largest tech companies who’ll discuss entrepreneurship, leadership, and building a business in [...]
Hardware Startup Panel 12:00 pm
Hardware Startup Panel @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Dining Room
Jun 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
This panel will feature hardware startups discussing their path to success on developing a business, not just a product, with a singular aim of supporting [...]
Lunch: Food Truck provided by Cornerstone OnDemand 12:00 pm
Lunch: Food Truck provided by Co… @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Parking Lot
Jun 26 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Lunch: Food Truck provided by Cornerstone OnDemand @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Parking Lot | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Cornerstone OnDemand is bringing the food truck back to Silicon Beach Fest!  The food truck was so popular last year, we’re bringing it back!  Enjoy [...]
How to Secure Your Dream Job: Tips from the Top 1:00 pm
How to Secure Your Dream Job: Ti… @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Jun 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
How to Secure Your Dream Job: Tips from the Top @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Our panel with senior execs will cover: What do you look for in a resume? What makes one stand out over another? What puts you [...]
Ask-The-Pros: Tricks of Building Your Local and Remote Office Networks to Scale 3:00 pm
Ask-The-Pros: Tricks of Building… @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Sunset Dining Room
Jun 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Workshop Leaders: - Nandan Kalle, Belkin International, Director, Commercial Networking - John Shiple, FreelanceCTO, Founder Startups confront many of the same technology challenges as large [...]
Beyond the Beach: OC, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and More 3:00 pm
Beyond the Beach: OC, San Diego,… @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Boardroom
Jun 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join this panel with leaders in the tech scene from San Diego and Santa Barbara, who’ll provide a brief overview of what’s happening in tech [...]
Hollywood Meets Silicon Beach 3:00 pm
Hollywood Meets Silicon Beach @ Marina del Rey Hotel
Jun 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Hollywood Meets Silicon Beach @ Marina del Rey Hotel | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Hollywood studios, agencies and entertainment companies will discuss how they are getting involved in Silicon Beach. Movie studios and talent agencies will discuss how they [...]
Angels, Accelerators and VCs: How to Get a Deal Closed 4:00 pm
Angels, Accelerators and VCs: Ho… @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Jun 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Moderator: Ted Werth, Tengrade, CEO; startup advisor @tejawe Speakers: - Jeff Lapin, Tech Coast Angels, President of LA Network - Brad Zions, Harvard Business School [...]
Drones Take Flight 4:00 pm
Drones Take Flight @ Marina Del Rey Hotel - Sunset Dining Room
Jun 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Drone experts discuss the growing drone market including the rise in drone startups, drone VCs and investors, and types of drone companies (photography, e-commerce, B2C [...]
Startup Showcase Finals 5:00 pm
Startup Showcase Finals @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Regatta Room (Main Stage)
Jun 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Startup Showcase Finals @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Regatta Room (Main Stage) | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Startup Showcase finalists will pitch for 5 min followed by 5 min Q&A. Judges will pick a final to win the Silicon Beach Fest 2015 [...]
Friday Night Cocktails at WeWork Santa Monica 6:00 pm
Friday Night Cocktails at WeWork… @ WeWork
Jun 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Friday Night Cocktails at WeWork Santa Monica @ WeWork | Santa Monica | California | United States
Join us for Friday night cocktails at the new WeWork Santa Monica. Silicon Beach Fest attendees get a sneak preview of the large new co-working space before [...]
VIP Yacht Cruise 6:00 pm
VIP Yacht Cruise @ FantaSea Yacht
Jun 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
With our new location at the Marina del Rey Hotel, we embark upon a private yacht cruise aboard the FantaSea yacht, to add a little [...]
Closing Party: Nautical Theme 8:00 pm
Closing Party: Nautical Theme @ Killer Shrimp
Jun 26 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
All Silicon Beach Fest attendees are invited to our big Closing Party with a nautical theme and views of boats in the marina. Enjoy complimentary [...]
VIP Venice Beach House Cocktails 1:00 pm
VIP Venice Beach House Cocktails @ Venice Beach House
Jun 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us for our Silicon Beach Fest – VIP Cocktails with wine & cheese at the newly listed home at 25 S. Venice Blvd. on Saturday [...]
VIP Malibu Beach House Cocktails 6:00 pm
VIP Malibu Beach House Cocktails @ Malibu Beach House
Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
VIP Malibu Beach House Cocktails @ Malibu Beach House | Malibu | California | United States
Join us for this panel with digital home and commercial real estate experts at a beachfront condo in North Malibu. Relax with cocktails, enjoy the [...]
SBF Disneyland Photo Op 7:00 pm
SBF Disneyland Photo Op @ Disneyland Castle
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 7:15 pm
We just added this Disneyland meetup because so many international SBF attendees are in town, and wanted to go to Disneyland! International attendees to this [...]