Networking, Conferences, Events, & Business Links

CTI Startup Guide (PDF)

MoneyTree Report
Quarterly study of Venture Capital investments in the U.S.

Free, weekly guide to the best start-up events around the world.


AlwaysON Innovation Summit, Stanford University


International Business Forum (IBF)

Technology Symposium at Stanford

The Venture Forum & NIH Life Sciences Showcase, LARTA

TED: Technology, Entertainment, Design (invitation only)

The Supernova conference

Keiretsu Forum Angel Expo

The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) and TiEcon

WorkIt (fostering entrepreneurship globally)


Local event guide for San Francisco

MIT/Stanford Venture Lab (VLAB)

UC Berkeley Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology (CET)

Churchill Club

The World Affairs Council of Northern California

The Commonwealth Club

Dealmaker Media

VC Task Force
For entrepreneurs to network with investors

SVASE – Silicon Valley Association of Startup Entrepreneurs

Emerging technology connection

STIRR Founder Mixers

SFBeta (mixer)

FountainBlue High Tech Entrepreneurs’ Forum

Business Association of Stanford Engineering Students (BASES)

Silicon Valley American Marketing Association

Meet up

Networking: Swiss and European related

swissnex network

Swiss American Chamber of Commerce

Swiss Club Entrepreneur

German American Business Association (GABA)

French American Chamber of Commerce, San Francisco

Business Association Italy America (BAIA)

Women in Business


Forum for Women Entrepreneurs & Executives

Women 2.0. Mixer


Bay Area Girl Geek Dinner

Bio and Nanotech Events

BioScience Forum

Bay Bio
Northern California’s Life Science Association

MIT · Stanford · Berkeley Nanotechnology Forum