Startup Events From June 15-21

Startup Events in San Francisco From June 15-21

We’ve already established the reasons why you should get out of your comfort zone and meet and network with people. So the best opportunities and places to do so are startup events.

These are some of the best events that we have researched and collated so that you don’t spend time looking.

So, click on one of the following cities you’re interested in.

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Startup Events in Silicon Valley – San Francisco Bay Area

Navigating Corporate Partnerships without Killing Your Startup

Mon, June 15, 6pm – 8pm

We tackle the tough questions that startups face when looking to partner with big corporates.

Price: $18 / Save 50% with “STARTUPDIGEST”


Design Thinking Crash Course

Mon, June 15, 6:30pm – 9:00pm

In this hands-on workshop, we will illustrate the Design Thinking approach to creative problem-solving by leading participants through a complete design cycle.

Price: $35


Startup Matchup and Networking Reception at Founders Floor Accelerator

Tue, June 16, 6pm – 9pm

This is a startup matchup and structured networking event for entrepreneurs, investors and service providers to help each other succeed by sharing resources and referrals.


Lean June UnConference

Wed, June 17, 6pm – 10pm

A “set your own agenda” event where lean practitioners discuss their latest tips & tricks for rapid product development.

Price: $50


Startup Fundamentals Workshop #1 – Doing a Startup Right (legal & business issues that every startup entrepreneur should be aware of)

Thu, June 18, 6pm – 9pm

This is the first hands on workshop in a series of 4 sessions for startup founders, startup executives, entrepreneurs, innovators and developers.

Price: $20


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Startup Events in Boston

BostInno State of Innovation Forum

Tue, June 16, 12pm – 6pm

Speaking will be Jason Robins (DraftKings), Brian Halligan (HubSpot) and many more.

Price: $125


Boston 2035

Wed, June 17, 9am – 5pm

Speaking will be David Cohen (Techstars), Robin Chase (Zipcar), Raj Aggarwal (Localytics) and more.

Price: $450 regular, $95 for startups, $60 for students


Women Who Code Hack Night

Wed, June 17, 6pm – 8pm

Bring a laptop, charger, and something you want to build or learn.

Price: Free



Thu, June 18, 5pm – 9pm

7 speakers and 35 tech presenters, including Google, Tesla and more.

Price: $45


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Startup Events in Dallas

BigDOCC North and South

Tue, June 16, 8am – 9am

Join us every week for tech chat over coffee and pastries! This is a meetup unlike all of the others in the area – it’s moderator led, not a bar social. Bring a friend or two and get a charge for the day. See you soon!



#DTAOCC! Talk tech, startups, and digital lifestyle for an hour!

Thu, June 18, 8am – 11am

Join us as we talk tech, startups, and the digital lifestyle over coffee and pastries! This is a meetup unlike all of the others in the area – it’s moderator led. Bring a friend or two and get a charge for the day. See you soon! Have a topic you want to discuss at our next meetup? Use #DTAOCC to tag the article/link so others can read up on it before hand.



Startup Events in Austin

Intro to the Austin Startup Scene Happy Hour with Atlassian!

Tue, June 16, 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Join us for the Intro to the Austin Startup Scene Happy Hour! This event is a great chance to network and have a good time whether you are looking to break into the scene or are already deeply immersed in it. It’s also an opportunity to meet some of the Austin startup scene organizers.



SHREDxAustin: Ideas Worth Shredding

Wed, June 17, 6pm – 10pm

A reverse pitch competition where you pitch us your worst ideas but in the best possible way.

Practice the mechanics of pitching in a no-risk environment while satirizing the whole process of the pitch. We’ll have judges, mentors and a formal pitch competition to see whose idea is truly the worst.

Oh yeah, and free beer.

Price: $0-15



Open Coffee

Thu, June 18, 8:30am – 10:30am

A semi-monthly meetup for entrepreneurs and investors to share their experience, to motivate, and to explore ideas. Let’s help each other — and Austin — win. Join us…



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Startup Events in Houston

1 Million Cups Houston

Wed, June 17, 9am – 10am

This week we are switching back to our normal Wednesday format. We will now meet at the Microsoft Store Galleria Wednesdays at 9am.

Price: Free




Startup Events in Seattle

New Tech Seattle

Tue, June 16, 5:30pm – 8:00pm

New Tech Seattle is the heart of Seattle tech. We’d love you to join us to experience great food and drinks, learn about new companies doing cool things, laugh, smile, and have a fun night out. And most importantly, you’ll discover the people, partners, organizations, and resources to help you to build your dreams.

Price: $10



Traction Conf in Vancouver

Thursday, Jun 18, 2015

Traction is a one-day conference that will teach startups distribution strategies and tactics for acquiring explosive growth. Listen to 30 of the most influential names from the fastest growing companies of the last decade, including: Ryan Holmes, CEO of Hootsuite; Phil Fernandez, CEO of Marketo; Lynda Weinman, Founder of; Neil Patel, Co-founder of KISSmetrics, and the list goes on.

Price: $399 + fees




Startup Events in New York

Tech Cocktail’s NYC Mixer & Startup Showcase

Tue, June 16, 7:00pm – 9:30pm

We’re excited to host our first NYC Mixer & Startup Showcase of the year! Join us as we gather with drinks, light appetizers, and many of Boston’s hottest showcasing startups. Startup applications deadline is Monday, June 1st at 5 PM EST. Tech Cocktail Startup Showcase events highlight, support, and promote local startups in a casual setting designed to showcase local entrepreneurs. Winning startups get an invite to showcase to Celebrate Conference in fall of October 2015.

Price: $10-$20




Source: StartupDigest

Rahul Varshneya

Rahul is the co-founder of Arkenea, a custom software development consulting firm for fast-growing businesses, providing on-demand engineering talent and MVP development services.