What Women Know: Joining a Corporate Board

An executive level panel focused on the challenges and opportunities of organizational leadership as a member of a corporate board.

Location: Perkins Coie | 1201 Third Avenue, Suite 4900, Seattle, WA 98101

#BalanceForBetter – Moving Equity Forward at Work

Discussions on gender bias in the workplace and how you can help cultivate inclusion at your company with actionable next steps.

Location: The Riveter: Capitol Hill | 1517 12th Avenue Suite 101, Seattle, WA 98122
Event info: https://theriveter.co/events/balanceforbetter-moving-equity-forward-at-work

Angel Information Luncheon

Our investors will discuss, where/how they found their winning company, company dynamics, their due diligence process, the investment decision, term sheet negotiations, the syndication process, the follow-on round process, and the exit.

Location: Perkins Coie | 3150 Porter Drive, Palo Alto, CA 94304
Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/angel-information-luncheon-tickets-49118347299

GeekWire Summit 2017

The GeekWire Summit, on Oct. 9-11, in Seattle, is one of the country’s premier technology conferences, bringing together more than 800 innovators, entrepreneurs, business executive and tech leaders to explore the future of the innovation economy.

An immersive two-day conference, the Summit features on-stage Q&As, insightful talks, and interactive product demos by leaders in tech, science and business. Past speakers have included T-Mobile CEO John Legere, software pioneer Ray Ozzie, Microsoft EVP Peggy Johnson, Intellectual Ventures CEO Nathan Myhrvold, Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, and many more.

Finish Big Conference

Finish Big Conference: Assisting business owners to successfully prepare for their exit.

TechCruch Disrupt – San Francisco

TechCrunch Disrupt is the world’s leading authority in debuting revolutionary startups, introducing game-changing technologies and discussing what’s top of mind for the tech industry’s key innovators. Disrupt gathers the best and brightest entrepreneurs, investors, hackers, and tech fans for on-stage interviews, the Startup Battlefield competition, a 24-hour Hackathon, Startup Alley, Hardware Alley, and After Parties.

Deal Forum

Pitching to investors when you are not ready can burn your deal in the investment community. Wouldn’t it be great if you could pitch in a safe environment designed to accelerate the quest for capital? This is what the Deal Forum Pitch Event offers.


develop.idaho is an industry-led event created to promote and support the software community in Idaho, focusing on how emerging technologies are driving growth in Idaho’s economy. While other events teach the “How” of software and hardware development, develop.idaho answers the “Why” by highlighting the people and solutions driving our economy.

GeekWire Sports Tech Summit

The GeekWire Sports Tech Summit on June 21-22, brings together dozens of leading thinkers in data science, sports marketing, virtual reality, wearables and more for an informative and action-packed event that includes evening cocktail receptions, fireside chats, interactive panels, live demos, a Sounders match and much more.

Techweek – Chicago

Techweek sees a causal reversal at work in the rise of technology cities. Rather than being just a feature of success, the emergence of substantial and sustainable businesses – which it terms “Hero Companies” – is an input into the creation and development of robust tech ecosystems. Hero Companies are high-growth businesses that achieve a substantial and sustainable impact and incubate talent, ideas, and most importantly, spinoffs. This theory posits that the spinoff process is the most effective method to spur dynamic hubs of growth, innovation, and wealth generation.