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Orange County: Investor Reverse Pitch and Startup Pitch

This event highlights Family office, Venture Capital, and other accredited investor groups seeking to fund high-quality growth startups, as well as TEN Capital Clients seeking funding. Join them Thursday, October 24 from 3:00PM to 6:00PM at K&L Gates LLP, 1 Park Plaza, Irvine. The program includes an Investor Reverse Pitches, Startup Pitches with an investor lead, and networking both during... Read more →

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Tech M&A Market Update 10/16

For technology CEOs that are exploring M&A transactions: Join Corum Group Ltd for the most up-to-date Tech M&A conference for executives and buyers in software, IT and related technology. Join them Wednesday, October 16 from 8:30AM to 10:30AM at Offices of Brown & Streza LLP, 40 Pacifica, 15th Floor, Irvine. High valuations, disruptive change, aggressive new buyers, and record cash... Read more →

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Founders Live Long Beach // Fast-Pitch Competition

Don't miss the most talked about, written about pitch competition in Long Beach! Founders Live has been featured in The Long Beach Business Journal (Sep 2019), The Grunion (September 2019), and Long Beach Press-Telegram (February 2019). Join them Wednesday, October 16 from 7:00PM to 9:00PM at Ironfire, 4195 N Viking Way Ste D, Long Beach, CA. Founders Live is a... Read more →

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Zoho One All-in-One Platform Software Free Training

Join our friends from Zoho Software for a free, educational seminar on how Zoho One's complete platform of business apps can help you market, sell, support, account, collaborate, and analyze so you can spend more time on your business. Zoho One is a revolutionary all-in-one, cloud-based platform to run your entire business—an unprecedented 40+ integrated applications on one account, with... Read more →

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6th Annual #TechtoberfestOC 2019

Don't worry. Beer happy. The 6th annual #TechtoberfestOC is coming! Join Eureka for a night dedicated to talking tech + other market trends while enjoying tasty brews and brats in October in Eureka's outdoor Park! Join them Thursday, October 17 from 6:00PM to 9:00PM at Eureka Building, 1621 Alton Pkwy, Irvine. This year will feature a fireside chat with Joshua... Read more →

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AI Speaker Series #3: Convolutional Neural Networks

AI Speaker Series: Every Wednesday in October 2019! Join them Wednesday, October 16 from 6:30PM to 8:30PM at PeopleSpace, 1691 Kettering St, Irvine. A convolutional neural network (CNN) is a class of deep neural networks used primarily for analyzing visual imagery. CNNs are used for object recognition in an image. Autonomous cars use CNN technology to navigate smoothly on the... Read more →

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Tech Coast Angels Face to Face Fun (with Photos)

The Tech Coast Angels latest Face to Face with Investors event was a crowded, educational success once again. Last Wednesday almost 200 local entrepreneurs, startup investors, and friends gathered at UCI Applied Innovation for TCA’s semi-annual startup investing event. The evening began with keynote speech by valuation expert and “Super Angel” David Berkus. He covered the basics of valuing early-stage... Read more →

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OC Startup Happy Hour 10/8 (OCSC Members Only)

Tuesday evening 10/8 we're going to get the OC startups gang together again. If you're a Member of the OC Startup Council, you're invited free! Come meet and mingle in Irvine with local startup founders, tech entrepreneurs, investors, service providers, and friends. We'll have FREE drinks and even some food, too. Drinks and snacks hosted by our good friends (and... Read more →

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Startup Grind Global Conference – Big New 20% Discount!

Attend the Startup Grind Global Conference with a New 20% Discount! You're invited to join 10,000+ innovators, entrepreneurs, founders, partners, venture investors, and thought leaders. Attend for 2 days of invaluable educational content, impactful networking opportunities, investor meetings, and of course - parties! It's coming up quickly on Feb 11-12 in Silicon Valley – OC Startup Council blog readers can... Read more →

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TCVN - What's a Pitch Deck and Why You are Probably Doing it Wrong

Join the Tech Coast Venture Network for an upcoming workshop. FINANCE #4 - WHAT'S A PITCH DECK FOR AND WHY YOU ARE PROBABLY DOING IT WRONG presented by Travis Lindsay Join them Thursday, October 10 from 6:00PM to 9:00PM at EvoNexus Irvine, 5151 California Avenue, #150, Irvine. Too many entrepreneurs looking for funding see the pitch deck as this all-encompassing... Read more →

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OC Product Managers Networking Event – Becoming Product Led

Becoming Product Led Featuring Ryan Goldman, VP of Product Marketing at Pendo Join the OC Product Managers on Wednesday, October 9 from 6:00PM to 8:30PM at Bar Louie @ The District, 2467 Park Ave, Tustin, CA. Gone are the days when product managers would check off features like some technical bean counter. Today’s product leaders obsess over delivering high-value experiences... Read more →

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Member Benefit: 20% Off MasterMinds OC Tickets - Or get them FREE!

MasterMinds OC Startup Accelerator Ticket Discounts & Giveaways for OC Startup Council Members! Sponsors and Supporting or higher OCSC Members can attend our monthly “Master Minds” group meetings for tech company startup founders at 20% discounted rates, or even FREE! These private group coaching sessions are the best networking and support group for early stage venture founders in Orange County.... Read more →

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Women Leaders of OCTANe - Fall 2019 Event

Join OCTANe for an evening of networking with local business leaders in the Orange County Ecosystem. Join them Tuesday, October 15 from 5:30PM to 7:30PM at the Mavenlink Office, 6501 Irvine Center Dr Suite 250, Irvine. Their specific mission is focused on 4 core outcomes. One of these is to get more women-operated companies in SoCal through OCTANe’s LaunchPad Accelerator,... Read more →

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EvoNexus Incubator Deep Dive Orange County

Deep Dive Tour with Bob Genthert, Managing Director, Evonexus Orange County Join them Wednesday, October 2 from 10:00AM to 11:30AM at EvoNexus Orange County, 5151 California Ave, Irvine. The Evonexus startup incubator holds monthly deep-dive briefings at their Irvine Facility. Attending is the best way to understand the EvoNexus ecosystem, beginning with startup outreach, the selection process, the program benefits,... Read more →

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A Deep Dive into Google Analytics Presented by Google

This workshop is provided and run by Google. Join them Wednesday, October 2 from 6:00PM to 9:00PM at Eureka Building, 1621 Alton Pkwy, Irvine. Speaker: Michael Carney, SENIOR ACCOUNT STRATEGIST - GOOGLE Michael Carney joined Google 6 years ago and currently works as a Senior Account Strategist on the Google Customer Solution's team, specifically supporting Google's Mid-Market tier clients on... Read more →

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Investor Pitch Event (Angel Investors, Venture Capital, Private Equity) @ Pelican Hill Private Villa

Are you looking to raise millions for your startup? Secure a pitch spot to present your startup to the investors! Join them Thursday, October 3 from 5:00PM to 8:30PM at Pelican Hill, S Pelican Hill, Newport Beach for another private investor pitch event from Global Capital Network. Featured CEOs from startups around the country will present their investment opportunity to... Read more →

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Digital Marketing Tips to Help Take Your Business to the Next Level

Adrenalize Your Business & Generate Quality Leads Join them Monday, September 30 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at Orange Public Library, 407 East Chapman Avenue, Orange, California. Digital Marketing is without question the fastest, most affordable and effective way to generate leads, increase sales and grow your business. Discover which digital marketing tools offer the biggest bang for the buck, find... Read more →

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AI Speaker Series #1: Build Something Useful Using NLP, Now

AI Speaker Series: Every Wednesday in October 2019 6:30-8:30pm at PeopleSpace! Join them Wednesday, October 2 from 6:30PM to 8:30PM at the PeopleSpace, 1691 Kettering St, Irvine. Natural Language Processing, commonly referred to as NLP, is unfortunately thought of as a deep, mysterious field which only those who have studied it for years understand. However, this isn't true. You can... Read more →

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CreativeMornings OC's Summer Bash 2019

The Creative Party of the Summer! It's their End-of-Summer Bash with the entire CreativeMornings OC community coming together at OC Museum of Art's rad space and patio. Join them Friday, September 27 from 6:30PM to 10:00PM at Orange County Museum of Art, 1661 W Sunflower Ave, Santa Ana. DJ, fresh jams, dancing and adult refreshments; Capture moments with friends, old... Read more →

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DIY MARKETING 103: CREATE YOUR OWN CONTENT PLAN

Blue Light Media's Mikhail Alfon will show how to create your own content plan and why it matters. Join them Thursday, September 26 from 6:00PM to 9:00PM at EvoNexus Irvine, 5151 California Avenue #150, Irvine. ABOUT THE SPEAKER Mikhail Alfon is the president and co-founder of the digital marketing agency Blue Light Media, and host of Oversharing on Apple Podcasts... Read more →

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Social Media for Business: Trends, pros, cons and how to best utilize

Come hear from international marketing executive Yesim Erez about the best practices for social media for startups. Join them Wednesday, September 25 from 12:00PM to 1:00PM at CSU Startup Incubator (Irvine), 1 Banting, CSUF Startup Incubator, Irvine. Most startups immediately gravitate towards social media when they think about developing a marketing strategy. Is this the best way to connect with... Read more →

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Startup Grind Conference Announcement (and 15% Discount!)

Startup Grind is a global community of entrepreneurs unlike any other. Game-changing startup founders, curious investors, world-class speakers, the leading brands for startups - they bring it all to the annual conference in Redwood City each February. Startup Grind Global 2020 is the most important event for startups, tech leaders, and big brands at the forefront of innovation. 10,000 people... Read more →

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Startup Founders MasterMinds Workshop - 10/17/19

OC STARTUPS: Join us for another MasterMinds Startup Q&A Workshop! GET YOUR TICKET HERE FOR THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17th BEFORE THIS ONE SELLS OUT, TOO. Bring your startup ideas and business strategy questions so our friendly group of local technology and software entrepreneurs and business owners can help you accelerate your startup farther, faster! The MasterMinds OC Startup Accelerator offers local... Read more →

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OC Startup Founders Lunch Meetup Photos

The latest Orange County Startup Council Founders Lunch Meetup was a success! Dozens of our Startup Council members and friends showed up for lunch at the new Mess Hall last Tuesday. The Mess Hall is the new food court at the new Flight office development at the corner of Barranca and Red Hill Avenue in Tustin. It has a bunch... Read more →

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TiEcon Southwest Investor Summit

TiEcon Southwest 2019 - Investor Summit Join them Saturday, September 28 from 5:30PM to 9:00PM at the Center Club, Costa Mesa, 650 Town Center Drive, Garden Level, Costa Mesa. Agenda for Evening: 5:30pm - 6:30pm - Start and Networking 6:30pm - 7:00pm - Keynote and VC Panel 7:15pm - 8:00pm - Startup Pitching 8:00pm - 9:00pm - Dinner and Networking... Read more →

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