The Invasion in Silicon Valley
Education – Employment – Entrepreneurship
January 13th-14th, 2018
Galvanize, 44 Tehama Street, San Francisco, CA
We invite veterans 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
The Invasion features three distinct tracks, offering critical content to Veterans who are looking for an onramp into great careers in technology:
Uncover opportunities to learn the in-demand new skills of Data Science, Cyber Security, CRM, Web Development, and beyond.
Work with leaders in corporate hiring and culture through professional development workshops on LinkedIn profiles, elevator pitch, and networking.
Learn the critical steps to start and grow your business with content on securing VC financing, design thinking, business law, and lean methodologies.
Founder of Craigslist
Craig Newmark Foundation
L. David Kingsley
SVP, Global HR Strategy and Operations
Chief Security Officer
Palo Alto Networks
Head of Veterans Program
Maren Kate Donovan
Founder + Managing Partner
Head of Ads Help and Education
VP, North America Sales
Sr. Director, Military and Veteran Affairs
VP, Global Accounts
Founder and CEO
Future State, Inc.
Independent Salesforce Consultant
VLP Law Group
People Programs Manager
Director of Operations
International Man of Memory
Chief Program and Product Officer
Founder and CEO
Chief People Officer
Marketing & Brand Strategy
JP Morgan Chase
Trident Capital Cybersecurity
Who is Attending?
The Invasion merges two worlds of military and technology.
Veterans 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
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.
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, technology leaders, influential supporters, and media attention.
Whatever level of assistance you choose to give, we sincerely thank you for supporting ViT, the veterans we help, and companies, organizations, and communities we impact.