Wondering how Konstantin Guericke started LinkedIn? He’ll be speaking about that Monday at Stanford’s GSB. Hosted by the GSB Entrepreneur Club.
- Noon – 1 p.m. Monday, May 14, Knight Management Center M109
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Interested in the history of venture capital education at Stanford? The GSB Library is hosting a panel. Speakers include John Glynn, Franklin ‘Pitch’ Johnson, Peter Wendell and Professor Charles Holloway as the moderator.
- Noon to 1 p.m. on Monday, May 14, Cemex Auditorium, Knight Management Center
Stanford’s GSB VC Club is hosing Getting Real: an event with three GSB startups on how they decided to forego a regular pay check and job security to pursue their startups full-time after they graduate. The entrepreneurs will include: Courtney McColgan of Crowd Jewel, Ivan La Frinere-Sandoval of SolarFirst and Charlie Kubal and Dylan Keil of Chronos.
- Tuesday May 15, noon – 1 p.m., Knight Management Center M105
Like Hackathons? And Data journalism? A Stanford Knight Journalism Fellow is hosting a hackathon to analyze campaign finance data and shine light on money flows in politics. The event is co-sponsored by Knight-Mozilla Open News, The Sunlight Foundation and MongoDB.
Tomorrow (May 9) the Stanford GSB will be hosting the presentation “Nuts & Bolts of Entrepreneurship: Building a Startup Dream Team” from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. in room G101 of the Knight Management Center.
The presentation will include stock plans, options, restricted stock, vesting and acceleration, as well as how non-technical hires add value to your startup.
- Noon May 9 Knight Management Center room G101
Charboost is hosting a free hackathon this weekend in SF. Winning team will get their idea launched with office space, funding, cloud hosting and more. Details: http://chartboost-hackathon.eventbrite.com/
- May 11 – 14 in San Francisco
Stanford Women in Business board position applications are being accepted until Friday (May 11) at midnight: 2012swibboardapp [at] gmail.com. Applicants must be Stanford grad students or coterms.
- App due May 11 11:59 p.m.