Trade Shows & Conferences in San Jose, California

How to Transform Ex-Cons To Successful Entrepreneurs

Date: 19-Dec-14 to 19-Dec-14
Location: San Jose / United States
Come hear Catherine Hoke, CEO of Defy Ventures and recently recognized by Fast Company as one of the 100 Most Creative People in Business, discuss her transformative work. Catherine will share her story, checkered with challenges, and provide insight on how to overcome obstacles and failures in leadership. Defy Ventures is a NYC-based entrepreneurship, employment, and character training program that recognizes that many former drug dealers and gang leaders can become successful, legal entrepreneurs. Defy “transforms the hustle” of formerly incarcerated Entrepreneurs-in-Training (EITs) by offering intensive leadership development, Shark Tank-style business plan competitions, executive mentoring, financial investment, and startup incubation. Defy intentionally builds a life-...

WITI Summit

Date: 31-May-15 to 02-Jun-15
The Women In Technology International (WITI) Summit, May 31-June 2, is the annual gathering of tech-savvy women, held in the heart of Silicon Valley. Executive women, entrepreneurs, and technology thought leaders from around the world converge to collaborate on innovative solutions to common business challenges; explore new business opportunities that underscore how technology is powering change; and build and expand strong connections in a welcoming networking environment of women committed to helping each other succeed. Use code PARTNER for $100 discount off the prevailing rate of a 3-day pass. www.witi.com/summit