Who ever said you can only have a beach fest in the summer? After the very successful 3-day Silicon Beach Fest this past June 2012 which attracted over 2,000 attendees from LA, San Francisco, San Diego, Santa Barbara, New York, Toronto, and London, Digital LA is bringing it back for a 1-day packed event on November 9th. In coordination with io/LA, Wework, FilmBreak, Pagewoo, and TechZulu, this Silicon Beach Fest is a celebration of LA’s tech startup and entertainment community and will be hosted in the heart of Hoyllywood at io/LA and wework.
This is an event you will not want to miss! Learn from the experts and leaders first hand on topics like Digital Content, Women Developers, Social TV, Film Finance: Crowdfunding or VC, How to Find and Hire a Developer and many more! Interested in applying to an accelerator? Find out from the founders and directors of the top accelerators here in Los Angeles what they want in an idea, a team, etc. in the What Accelerators Want panel. Accelerators include: io/LA, StartEngine, MuckerLab, Amplify, and Launchpad.
Silicon Beach Fest-Fall’s theme is PITCHING. Every panel will be followed by 30 min of pitches. Hone your skills of pitching by watching a few selected companies to present their company and pitch to a big crowd. Make sure to take notes on what works and what doesn’t as experts give their valuable feedback so you can be prepared when you’re ready to start pitching.
Connect! Connect! Connect! Ever hear the saying it’s not about whom you know but who knows you? This is a great opportunity for you to meet and potentially build a relationships with the heads of accelerators, VCs, content creators, social media gurus, developers, startup lawyers, etc. More importantly you will be in the same space as like-minded individuals coming together to support the startup ecosystem.
For more detailed info on panels and to register please visit Silicon Beach Festival.