Startup Webinar: The Silicon Valley Startup Ecosystem

Insights into how Silicon Valley works.

Event Details


ONLINE webinar


April 03, 2014 from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm Europe/Vienna (UTC+01:00)

Are you a Swiss entrepreneur or startup interested in exploring opportunities in the US? swissnex San Francisco organizes a series of educational webinars just for you. Don’t miss this next session on April 2, 2014, when a local entrepreneur provides insights into how the Silicon Valley works.

In this online class, Ahmed Siddiqui shares his own entrepreneurial story and introduces the main players of the Silicon Valley ecosystem, from startups to incubators to mentors to angels and VCs. Learn what makes Silicon Valley unique and how you can participate in this community.


Ahmed Siddiqui

Ahmed Siddiqui is an entrepreneur who moved to the San Francisco Bay Area four years ago to build his own startup. He was previously a corporate guy, working for IBM and as a consultant to Fortune 500 companies. After hearing about all of the successes of early iPhone app developers, he decided to move to San Francisco to build out an iPhone app for children. After founding his first company and then failing, he decided to take those lessons and help other entrepreneurs that have recently moved to the Bay Area. Previously, he was the Bay Area leader for Startup Weekend, and an instructor at General Assembly.



Photo: Myleen Hollero