MentorFest Spring 2017 San Francisco

May 31, 2017 | 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

MENTORFEST SF: SPRING 2017

MentorFest Spring 2017 San Francisco invites hundreds of tech mentors and tech professionals to meet, teach, network, and grab drinks in the Marina district. There will be five locations, each with a different mentorship focus. You must register on Mixrs.co to connect with mentors.

Inquire about becoming a mentor here.

Startups & Funding @ Eastside West (3154 Fillmore St) We’re inviting seasoned serial entrepreneurs who have raised funds, investors, and founders who want mentorship about fund raising.

DevOps & Dev Managers @ Brixton (2140 Union St) We’re inviting DevOps & Dev Management mentors and professionals to come meet and learn from each other.

App Development @ Bus Stop (1901 Union St) Come grab drinks and meet mentors who can help you on your app development career. Ask about the best technology stack and how to get hired and promoted.

Big Data @ Sabrosa (3200 Fillmore St) Meet experts in big data, NoSQL / Graph Databases, Hadoop, Big analytics, and data hacking.

Product Marketing @ Comet Club (3111 Fillmore St) Whether you are interested in a career in product marketing or want to network with your peers, come learn from other tech product marketers.

Mentors

Diego Saenz

Managing Director

Accenture

Jerry Liu

Pinterest Lab Researcher

Pinterest

Winnie Cheng

CTO & Chief Data Scientist

Flowcast

Javier Vega

Sr Software Engineer

Dropbox

Ryan Kotzebue

Developer Platform Manager

Foursquare

Lynn Hoang

Founder & CEO

Wittily/Opentalk.fm

Maria Malavenda

Founder, CEO

EVVEMI

Arjun Mohan

CEO

Archie.AI

Mitchell Jones

Security PM

Dropbox

Marcos Frony

Senior Web Developer

Xoom - PayPal

Sreekant Thirunagari

Senior Manager, Product Development

LogMeIn

Jeff Gibson

IT Architect

Atlassian

Alexander Graebe

Developer Advocacy Leader

Uber

Alex Newman

General Partner

Prevalent Equity Networks

M. Taner Aktas

Founder

Tech Startup School

Amish Shah

Principal engineer

Intel

Ash Bala

Tech Lead

Apple Inc

Mihir Ranjan Das

Senior Developer

Cognizant

Charles Tan

Managing Partner

Lumeira Ventures

Abhay Jain

CEO & Co-Founder

ActiveScaler Inc.

Rakesh Patwari

Lead, user experience

Juniper networks

Steve Hartert

Chief Marketing Officer

JotForm

Alvin Cho

Chief Architect

IBM

Jeffery Tang

Tech Data Scientist

Twitter Inc.

Vince Kohli

Exponential Mentor Maker Global StartUps

Design Innovation

Kader Mula

Program Manager

Qualcomm

Steven Benjamin

Senior Frontend Dev.

Gorilla Logic

Shannon Norrell

Office of the CTO / VR Evangelist

HP, Inc

Michael Scherotter

Principal Technical Evangelist

Microsoft Corp.

Bernard Fraenkel

Practice Lead

Silicon Valley Software Group

Justin McCandless

Software Engineer, Life Sciences

Autodesk

Steve Brown

Director, DevOps Practice & Solutions

Lenovo

Henry Oh

VP of Sales and Operations

Tenjin

yael wagner

Director Product Management

FICO

Jordan Wahbeh

Partner

Bay Angels

Sharon Rylander

Dir., User Research & Beta

Anki

Anant Verma

Senior Director of Engineering

Birst, Inc.

Lynne Jolitz

Partner

TeleMuse

Nick Almaleh

Head of IT

Fivestars

Rit Mishra

Principal Service and Product Designer

Intuit

How to Register

Deadlines

  • DEADLINE NOW: Create your profile on our mentorship app Mixrs.co, and RSVP for the MentorFest topic you are interested in..
  • DEADLINE MAY 22: Add at least 10 experiences of goals in the “Technology” or “Startups” categories so you can be matched to Mentors.
  • DEADLINE MAY 22: Browse the mentors (and other attendees) and send 10 of them an intro message. You should find relevant contacts that you can meet at the event.
  • DEADLINE MAY 31: Make sure to check your emails for messages from other members. We recommend setting up at least five mentor meetings at the event.

NOTES:

  • MentorFest is a free event and is cash bar only.
  • There is no program and no speakers, this is a casual networking event.
  • You will receive logistics updates via text message leading up to MentorFest.
  • DevNetwork staff will be available at Eastside West in case you have issues with the Mixrs app.