Silicon Beach Fest

Schedule

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June 2015

E-Commerce Startups @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Thursday @ 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 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Thursday @ 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 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Boardroom
Thursday @ 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 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Thursday @ 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 [...]
Designing Experiences, Designing Teams @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Friday @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Designing Experiences, Designing Teams @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
User experience design is more than user interface design. This panel will explore the impact design thinking has on our world – most tangibly on [...]
How Do I Choose a CTO? @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Friday @ 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 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Marina Room
Friday @ 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 [...]
Evenings at the Loft: Process and Design @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Friday @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Evenings at the Loft: Process and Design @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Evenings at the Loft is coming to SBF! Take a peek inside the fastest growing design community salon. Featuring ten minute talks on Ethics, Aesthetics and Design Processes. [...]
Titans of LA Tech @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Friday @ 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 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Dining Room
Friday @ 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 [...]
Rapid Concepting for Mobile Apps @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Friday @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Rapid Concepting for Mobile Apps @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
In this hands-on session you will learn how to quickly create a customer profile and translate it into a handmade mobile app prototype allowing you to share [...]
Using Creative Workspaces to Enhance Collaboration and Productivity @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Friday @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Using Creative Workspaces to Enhance Collaboration and Productivity @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Come and hear from some of the Industries experts on how creative workspaces can enhance collaboration and productivity. Moderator: Alex Bird, Best Day, Co-Founder & [...]
Product Innovation Workshop with Carbon 5 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Friday @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Product Innovation Workshop with Carbon 5 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Learn how to put your great startup idea to the test with empathy, ideation and rapid prototyping. Hold onto your entrepreneur hats, folks, it’s time [...]
#hotpotato: In The Shoes of In-house Product Design Teams & Design Studios @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Friday @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
#hotpotato: In The Shoes of In-house Product Design Teams & Design Studios @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
A process power session that brings together leading design managers to share new tips of trade on building platforms and software apps. With designers moving [...]
Ask-The-Pros: Tricks of Building Your Local and Remote Office Networks to Scale @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Sunset Dining Room
Friday @ 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 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Boardroom
Friday @ 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 [...]
Angels, Accelerators and VCs: How to Get a Deal Closed @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Friday @ 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 @ Marina Del Rey Hotel - Sunset Dining Room
Friday @ 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 [...]
Evenings at the Loft: Design Across Mediums @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Friday @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Evenings at the Loft: Design Across Mediums @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Evenings at the Loft is coming to SBF! Take a peek inside the fastest growing design community salon. Featuring four ten minute talks on Virtual Reality, Art Installations, [...]
Evenings at the Loft: Lounge, Play Party and Prizes! @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room
Friday @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Evenings at the Loft: Lounge, Play Party and Prizes! @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Edgewater Room | Marina del Rey | California | United States
Come on in and kick your feet up with Kluge. We will be ending the day with a creative play workshop. We will have walls of interactive [...]
Startup Showcase Finals @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Regatta Room (Main Stage)
Friday @ 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 [...]
SBF Beach Games
Saturday @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
SBF Beach Games
The Silicon Beach Sports League is organizing our annual beach games this year, including volleyball, basketball and surfing, plus new sports like dodgeball, yoga, and [...]
Pool Swim – Aqua Feedback @ Marina del Rey Hotel
Saturday @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Pool Swim - Aqua Feedback @ Marina del Rey Hotel | Marina del Rey | California | United States
After walking by the gorgeous pool the past two days, we’re going in! Marina del Rey Hotel guests are invited to join us in [...]
Silicon Beach Beer Pong Tournament @ Hatch Studios - West LA
Saturday @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Silicon Beach Beer Pong Tournament @ Hatch Studios - West LA | Los Angeles | California | United States
Hatch Studios and Golden Road Brewing invite SBF attendees to its Beer Pong Tournament. Catch some rays, drink some beer, eat some food, and mingle [...]
SBF – Beach Dodgeball @ Beach near Venice Ale House
Saturday @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
SBF - Beach Dodgeball @ Beach near Venice Ale House | Los Angeles | California | United States
Join us for 5 vs 5 dodgeball organized by the Silicon Beach Sports League. Show up on the court to pick your team. FREE RSVP [...]
Silicon Beach Fest – Beach Dodgeball @ Venice Beach - near Venice Ale House
Saturday @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Silicon Beach Fest - Beach Dodgeball @ Venice Beach - near Venice Ale House | Los Angeles | California | United States
To celebrate Silicon Beach Fest, our team at Silicon Beach Sports League will be organizing free dodgeball on the sand near Venice Ale House on [...]
Beach Volleyball Vilebrequin Games @ Santa Monica Beach
Saturday @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Beach Volleyball Vilebrequin Games @ Santa Monica Beach
We’re rallying volleyball players to play in our Silicon Beach Fest – Silicon Beach Spikers team at the Vilebrequin Beach Games on Saturday at Santa [...]
SBF Sunday Funday Pool Party @ Marina del Rey Hotel
Sunday @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s sunny at the Marina del Rey Hotel, so we’re headed there for our Silicon Beach Fest – Sunday Funday pool party 1-4p! You walked [...]