About Silicon Valley Forum

For over 35 years, Silicon Valley Forum (SVF) has fostered innovation, entrepreneurship and leadership in Silicon Valley. We facilitate connections and provide resources and information, covering everything from the latest tech trends to the global startup and investment ecosystem. While we focus on technology and startups in practice, in spirit we build our work around anyone who wants to run their business the Silicon Valley way—this is a place where creativity and innovation are crucial components of success.


The organization has a long history of creating successful events, programs, online tutorials, and conferences that educate, train, inspire, and connect technologists, entrepreneurs, corporates, investors, innovation hubs, and students—in Silicon Valley, throughout the U.S., and globally. SVF organizes over 70 programs and events per year and have worked with over 40 countries worldwide.


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Startup Pitch Night: Focus on Media and Entertainment

September 27 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
K&L Gates LLP, 4 Embarcadero Center #1200
San Francisco, CA 94111 United States

Don't miss our final Startup Pitch Night of 2018! At each Startup Pitch Night. a handpicked group of entrepreneurs pitch their product to an audience and panel of expert judges. Don't miss a fun, informal evening of networking, new tech, and an insightful look at just what goes on inside the mind of a VC. This month, we'll be taking a look at innovative media/entertainment-focused technology startups who are disrupting the way we enjoy and interact with the world around us. Get tickets…

Crop Cycles: Technology and the New World of Agriculture

October 4 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
IBM Innovation Center, 1001 E Hillsdale Blvd
Foster City, CA 94404 United States

Find out why AgTech is an industry on the grow: AgTech is a unique industry—almost every tech sector has a potential market in the farms of the future: connected systems like blockchain and IoT, robotics, drones, and AI, big data, biotech, and more. That kind of use-case agnosticism stands to have a transformative impact on agriculture—everything from entrepreneurship opportunities, sustainability, community growth, and dynamic new uses for the technology we're already using today. Don’t miss a lively discussion on October…

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