VetsinTech’s National Conference:
The Invasion in Silicon Valley
Education – Employment – Entrepreneurship
April 3-5th, 2020
Google @ Galvanize, 44 Tehama Street
San Francisco, CA
We invite veterans and veteran spouses from around the country into the heart of San Francisco for a weekend of panel discussions, workshops, and networking with leaders from Silicon Valley’s most innovative companies
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Tracks and Sessions
The Invasion features three distinct tracks, offering critical content to veterans and veteran spouses who are looking for an onramp into great careers in technology:
Uncover opportunities to learn the in-demand new skills of Data Science, Cybersecurity, CRM, Web Development, and beyond.
- Cybersecurity: Why vets are best suited to work in the future of defense
- Vet Training: Opportunities in Data Science and Web Development
- Social Impact: Why for-profit business is the key to veteran success
- CRM: Becoming a Salesforce Administrator
- Women VetsinTech: Empowering our Sisters
Work with leaders in corporate hiring and culture through professional development workshops on LinkedIn profiles, elevator pitch, and networking.
- Secrets from the Inside: Hear from leaders in technology HR
- Best Foot Forward: Telling your story through your Linkedin Profile
- Tell Me Who You Are: Translating your military skills to nail your elevator pitch
- Success Stories: How to get your foot in the door
- Emerging Technologies: Tech in 5+ Years
Learn the critical steps to start and grow your business with content on securing VC financing, design thinking, business law, and lean methodologies.
- Am I on the Right Track? Finding Product Market Fit
- Product Management: A Veteran Perspective
- Startup Lessons: Do as I Say, Not as I Did
- VetCap: Choosing the Right Source of Funding for your startup
- Getting Set For Success: Business Law Basics
Interested in partnering with VetsinTech?
Your generous support of VetsinTech will help ensure our first national conference- The Invasion in Silicon Valley – is the first of many. By participating in this event as a Partner, you’ll get exposure and access at a high-profile event drawing hundreds of veterans and spouses, technology leaders, influential supporters, and media attention.
Whatever level of assistance you choose to give, we sincerely thank you for supporting ViT, the veterans and spouses we help, and companies, organizations, and communities we impact.
Lean Startup Creator and Professor
Stanford & Berkeley
Student Veterans of America
Veteran Program Lead
Nonprofit Partner and Veteran Advocate
Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center
Chief of Staff, Military Affairs
Consulting Portfolio Director
Chief People Officer
Founder of Craigslist
Craig Newmark Philanthropies
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Founder & CEO
Sr. Manager, Veteran Recruiting
Education Program Manager
SD Mayer and Associates
Veteran Affairs Commissioner
City and County of San Francisco
VLP Law Group
Cyber Threat Intelligence
Enterprise Account Executive
Diversity and Inclusion
Sr. Program Manager, Military Initiatives
Sophia Panuthos Buell
Co-founder & CEO
Military and Workforce Programs
Lt. General Alan Lynn
VP Engineering Chief Technology & Architecture Office
Co-founder & CEO
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Who is Attending?
The Invasion merges two worlds of military and technology.
Veterans and veteran spouses from around the country, in various levels of transition out of their military careers, will convene to receive opportunities for education, employment, and entrepreneurship in the tech industry.
Technology Leaders, Investors, HR & Recruiters, Engineers, and others representing a wide variety of industries with a high-tech focus and communities, will deliver content and lead workshops covering topics for our veterans and their spouses
This cross-section of military and technology worlds is what makes VetsinTech unique, and makes its first conference – The Invasion in Silicon Valley – a first of it’s kind event that creates opportunities for our military heroes from around the country to gain access to 2 days of opportunities in technology education, employment, and entrepreneurship.
For more information about the conference, please contact Michael Seiler at firstname.lastname@example.org.