Circulate Networking Events

A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

My friend and former colleague Charlie O’Donnell created a new kind of networking event for the moment we are in. These are virtual networking events designed to “include diverse perspectives in the innovation community.”

Event Driven Growth

A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

I’ve seen event driven growth spurts over the years. Each situation is different but a framework I like is to take your pre-event baseline, your event driven peak, and assume you will give up half of the delta when things return to normal and that will be your new baseline. That has been true of almost every event driven growth spurt I have seen in my career. I realize that most businesses are suffering greatly in this pandemic. Many have been shut completely.

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Launch next-level networking with CrunchMatch at our TC Sessions: Space event


TC Sessions: Space 2020 , our first space technology event, launches December 16-17, and you won’t want to miss our virtual conference focused on this fast-emerging startup category. Events Space Startups CrunchMatch TC Sessions Space 2020

YC’s First Lightning Tech Talks Series & Hiring Event on September 10

Y Combinator

Because we want to keep the event a bit more intimate and personal, we’re asking people to apply, and ranking their interest in companies prior to the event. Event Startups Work at a Startup YC Events Feature

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Cold Calling Tips and Tricks

In recent years, cold calling has become synonymous with rejection and failure. But the numbers aren't that clear; while less than 2% of today’s cold calls actually result in meetings, 78% of decision-makers have taken an appointment or attended an event as a result of a cold call. What’s the verdict?

The Unforeseen Benefits of Online Events

Tomasz Tunguz

In this era, virtual events have replaced IRL events. Virtual events have many obvious benefits. No hotels, no event venues, no catering, no ensuring guests are in the right city at the right time. Many of our portfolio companies have experimented with virtual events quite successfully. An IRL event of 50, when transitioned online, will swell to 250-500 registrants. Of course, virtual events have trade-offs.

Virtual Incubation and Acceleration Services: What Really Works?


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Hubilo raises $4.5 million, led by Lightspeed, to focus on virtual events


Earlier this year, the founders of event analytics platform Hubilo pivoted to become a virtual events platform to survive the impact of COVID-19. Event discovery network IRL raises $16M Series B after refocusing on virtual events.

The 2019 Top Coworking Events


Not sure what coworking industry events you would like to attend in 2019? All of those events offer a great opportunity to network and many ways to gain your knowledge. Learn from failures or get inspired by success stories and enjoy the Indian cuisine in Goa. Discover the latest market trends in Denver's old opera house and explore the surrounding Rocky Mountains. Study how coworking spaces are financed and become sustainable in Gdansk or Alicante and widen your horizon at the sea.

Jared Leto, Scooter Braun and Troy Carter are backing Moment House, a startup recreating live events… digitally


A pitch to offer artists a way to give geo-fenced, live events to fans around the world has brought the new Los Angeles startup Moment House $1.5 The company touts itself as the simplest way for artists to create online events for their fans. Other ticketed events from Kygo, blackbear, Kaytranada, Denzel Curry and Ruel will follow, the company said.

A Well-Organized Event Promotes Networking

Entrepreneurs' Organization

As a certified meeting professional (CMP) and the CEO of Special D Events , a national business event management agency, Galle knows what it takes to design a meeting or event for proper networking. Even if you have the skills, experience and desire to work a room, if the person who planned the event doesn’t afford you the right opportunities, you won’t succeed. Communicate with your event host. Contributed by Carol Galle, EO Detroit member.

2020 Top Coworking Industry Events


São Paulo, Bali, Seattle, Erfurt or Vienna. those are the locations of the next large coworking gatherings. Mark the dates in your calendar

Students Innovate at Entrepreneurship and STEAM Event


The post Students Innovate at Entrepreneurship and STEAM Event appeared first on EntreEd. Students from Boone and Lincoln Counties in West Virginia participated in Entrepreneurship and STEAM day at Bridge Valley. News Articles of Note News Room Our Announcements

YC’s Director of Events on Hosting a Virtual Event

Y Combinator

It’s likely that the responsibility of hosting virtual events no longer falls solely on the webinar expert in your organization. It’s now a necessity for all teams to host their own virtual events to stay connected with customers, employees and followers. The uptick in virtual events at YC — and amongst YC companies — has reminded us that the details matter. For an audience to find an event truly valuable, you have to remove distractions and over prepare for the hiccups.

What We Learned Converting an Office into an Event and Pop-up Space

Entrepreneur's Handbook

An eight-month adventure involving big brands, angry plumbers, and a global pandemic. Continue reading on Entrepreneur's Handbook ». entrepreneurship business startup creativity london

Smart Women, Smart Hustle - New Events, Community and Content

Smart Hustle Magazine

This consists of CONTENT, EVENTS, and COMMUNITY! In partnership with Liz Caruso, of Liz King Events , Smart Hustle has also launched a community for female founders. a new community and event for female founders. The post Smart Women, Smart Hustle - New Events, Community and Content appeared first on with Ramon Ray. Women-owned and women-led businesses are on the rise.

Keeping It Green In 2019: How To Organize An Eco-Friendly Event

Impact Hub

While this event provides our changemakers with a chance to exchange insights on the social sector, debate challenges, share opportunities and identify trends across their markets and communities, it also presents an opportunity for innovators to simply connect: to build trust, share goals and form friendships. We embed eco-friendly approaches into every event we organize, and this year’s Global Gathering is no different. The Global Gathering.

The Top Coworking Events in 2018


Combine some of them with exciting coworking events, extend your trip and turn them into a coworkation! However, there are two things all those events have in common. Here is a brief summary of the events scheduled so far this year Have you already planned your vacations for this year? From vibrant New York City, the breezy Hanseatic cities Bremen or Gdansk, to the tropical climate in Georgetown, Malaysia.

Come Check Out a Very Important LA Tech Event on June 1st

Both Sides of the Table

Tomorrow LA is hosting an important tech event - please consider registering and coming by. A special thanks to Jason Lehmbeck , founder & ceo of DataPop , a great LA startup of which I have been a long-standing fan, for championing this event and bringing it to my attention. The core idea behind the event is to tap into the hacker spirit in each community in a way that leverages the latest tech and open data to strengthen our democracy and communities across the country.

Next Media Accelerator on How Hamburg Helps Startups Gain Momentum


Events accelerators events momentum MomentumTour2019Hamburg is Germany’s second-largest city with 1.8 million people and a metro region of about three million. The city is, of course, known for its seaport, the third-largest in Europe. It’s also among the top three locations for the aviation industry in the world.

How To Host Online Events. 15 Tools to Consider.

Smart Hustle Magazine

Beyond just a casual video conference with friends or business colleagues you can also use LIVE video to host online events and keep in touch with your customers and more. For those who are in survival mode and are fighting on, which is most of you, here's my quick and dirty guide to how and why to host online events. Successful Host Online Events. I've hosted what seems like hundreds of online video events. The post How To Host Online Events.

The Angel Capital Association's Response to Current Events

Angel Capital Association

By: Pat Gouhin, Chief Executive Officer We are deeply saddened and disturbed by the senseless deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and too many others. The Angel Capital Association stands for social justice, equal opportunity, and social mobility through the power of entrepreneurship. We have no place for racism. Although diversity is one of our core values, unlike our gender diversity initiatives, we have not done enough to address racial inequities.

Five Reasons You Should Attend ICBI34


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Funding Friday: Current Events Crossword Puzzles

A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

I backed this project for the Gotham Gal because she is a crossword fiend


What are the best New York City events to attend to meet VC’s and Angel investors?


Although there are many, many excellent events each week in New York that it would make sense for a startup entrepreneur to attend (see Gary’s Guide, Startup Digest, or This Week in NY Innovation), the truth is that (a) VCs and serious investors don’t go to most of them, and (b) the odds are slim that even if you and the investor were at the same event, you will have the opportunity or time to do more than say hello. This is a somewhat tricky question.

Invite to PEVCTech June 17 Event: Private Markets Syndication Solutions

David Teten - VC

The post Invite to PEVCTech June 17 Event: Private Markets Syndication Solutions appeared first on David Teten. I hope you’ll join fellow members of for an informal discussion around: – Co-investing with family offices and private equity investors in proprietary, direct deals. – The technology stack which makes the deal process efficient and scaleable, without sacrificing the value of relationships.






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Join Us On November 21, 2019 For Ben Franklin’s $50,000 BIG IDEA Pitch Event!

Ben Franklin Technology Partners

Our BIG IDEA pitch events are attended by not only the friends and family of the presenters, but also community partners, local dignitaries, economic development professionals, other startups, and even potential investors. . The post Join Us On November 21, 2019 For Ben Franklin’s $50,000 BIG IDEA Pitch Event!

The BF TechCelerator is Hosting a Pitch Event: Someone Will Walk Away With Up To $10,000!

Ben Franklin Technology Partners

STATE COLLEGE, PA – On December 6, 2018, six emerging tech entrepreneurs will compete for up to $10,000 at the BF TechCelerator’s graduation “pitch” event. The post The BF TechCelerator is Hosting a Pitch Event: Someone Will Walk Away With Up To $10,000! A panel of local judges will evaluate the presenters who have been honing their business concepts for the past ten weeks in an intensive business startup accelerator. You Won’t Want to Miss This!

[Bizzabo in GlobeNewswire] Bizzabo Launches New Solutions To Streamline Sponsor and Speaker Management at In-Person & Virtual Events


Bizzabo , the world’s leading Event Success Platform, today announced the launch of its Partners Management Solution and its Speakers Management Solution.

You Don't Need Celebrities (or Millions of Viewers) For A Successful Online Event

Smart Hustle Magazine

How to get millions (billions, zillions) of people to your next event? The article was referring to an online event that attracted millions of viewers, raised money for a good cause and had sponsors. Having said that, absolutely you don't need to have a simple and boring "Zoom" event.

7 fall events to do with your community


Below are some of our favorite autumn events to host or enjoy with our community. Have a workspace decorating contest- This goes hand and hand with the desk o treat but is also a fun stand alone event. Progressive dinner- but with private offices or desks- Another food event but this time it leans heavily on the members in team rooms or private offices- this can be done with meeting rooms or differed.

How to Drive Traffic to Your Event Landing Page

Smart Hustle Magazine

Your event landing page has 10 seconds to capture a visitor’s interest. That’s not a lot of time to spark an event-goer’s imagination and hold their attention. How do you strike a balance between eye catching design, strong messaging for why attendees should come, and the value they’ll get all on one event landing page? Ronnie Higgins, Eventbrite’s senior content strategy manager, shares some advice on how to create the perfect event landing page.

LinkedIn's New Event Marketing Tool

Smart Hustle Magazine

LinkedIn recently added an "Events" button to enable you to promote events. Although event marketing is tough, events are a powerful way to promote your brand, get new leads and overall engage you community. The book " Celebrity CEO " notes that events are a powerful way to build and enhance your personal brand. There's a few major companies who are in the event business. Facebook has a popular event feature to enable you to market your event.

[OurCrowd in Crowdfund Insider] OurCrowd Hosts Event with Emirates Angels Investors Association as Diplomatic Thaw Opens Up Opportunity


The post [OurCrowd in Crowdfund Insider] OurCrowd Hosts Event with Emirates Angels Investors Association as Diplomatic Thaw Opens Up Opportunity appeared first on OurCrowd Blog.

In the News: What’s next after Israel’s biggest diplomatic event in its history?


Israel hosted its biggest diplomatic event in its history last week: delegations from 49 countries, including 41 heads of state, gathered in Jerusalem for The Fifth World Holocaust Forum. Events & more. Check out the Summit’s surrounding events. See which OurCrowd events are taking place near you on our Events Calendar. The post In the News: What’s next after Israel’s biggest diplomatic event in its history?