Microsoft & 106 Miles Present: Get Bigger! with Vinod Khosla
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 from 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)
Mountain View, CA
Microsoft and 106 Miles welcome Vinod Khosla to the Microsoft stage, where he'll be holding a Q&A session with a few select start-ups. To find out more about Mr. Khosla, please click here. There is no charge for this event. Please arrive early so you can be accommodated in the auditorium which seats about 250. Late arrivals may be seated in an overflow room with a video feed that seats an additional 250 people.
5:30-7:00 pm Registration, networking and food (pizza and beverages)
7:00-9:00 pm Presentation
9:00 pm Leave the building
We expect a crowd. Again, please arrive early to process through security and be accommodated in the auditorium. Late arrivals may be seated in an overflow room with a video feed.
Or catch it on the 106 Miles website: http://106miles.net/convo/263/get-bigger-with-106miles-and-vinod-khosla-getbigger
The hashtag for this event will be: #getbigger
Please note: WE ARE SOLD OUT OF TICKETS, SO IF YOU DO NOT HAVE ONE, YOU WILL NOT BE LET INTO THE EVENT. THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!
Microsoft BizSpark is a global program that helps software startups succeed by giving them access to Microsoft software development tools, connecting them with key industry players, including investors, and providing marketing visibility to help entrepreneurs starting a business.
When & Where
Exceptional founding engineers, and engineer-friendly startup folks.
106 Miles is a Silicon Valley group for entrepreneurial engineers and friends.
Our mission is to empower exceptional startup engineers through conversations with other outstanding entrepreneurs and engineers.
Please join us if you're an engineer (or friend!) and...
* You have worked at a startup,
* You want to work at a startup,
* You have started a company, and/or
* You want to start a company.
We meet at least twice a month (first Wednesday of each month in Palo Alto, 6-9pm; last Wednesday of each month in San Francisco, 6-9pm) to...
* Socialize and learn from each other.
* Exchange ideas and information. Informally. Usually in a bar.
* Meet engineers at new Silicon Valley startups.
* Meet engineers who want to work at startups.
106 Miles is symbolic of the journey entrepreneurs take. It's from The Blues Brothers:
Elwood: "It's 106 miles to Chicago, we got a full tank of gas, half a pack of cigarettes, it's dark, and we're wearing sunglasses."
Jake: "Hit it."