January 2011

Reversing US Innovation Decline: What the US Economy Needs for the Next Decade

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Wed, Jan 19 2011 - 6:30pm

Reversing U.S. Innovation Decline: What the U.S. Economy Needs for the Next Decade

Mark Warner U.S. Senator (D-VA), Hon.

Professional Development: How I Grew My Brain in 1 Hour

Fri, Oct 8 2010

Twitter aims for 1 billion users

Tue, Oct 12 2010
LA Times Business

Twitter Events Now a Priority; Is the Hashtag Dead?

Tue, Oct 12 2010

I Heart SF Party: Addicted to Art, Food, Fashion, Music and Hands on Politics.

Thu, Jan 20 2011 - 7:00pm

I Heart SF Party
Addicted to Art, Food, Fashion, Music and Hands-on-Politics

Youthful, artful, hip, cultured, radical, sexy and green – San Francisco is all that and more. Join us as we toast the city with INFORUM’s 2nd annual I Heart SF bash at Public Works. We’re rounding up the best of SF to bring you the ultimate celebration of expression, with a sampling of all the things that make our city so lovable. Read more »

Financial Crisis Report

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Thu, Jan 20 2011 - 6:00pm

The Financial Crisis Inquiry Report:  Findings and Ramifications

This program is postponed until February 15. Read more »

Trotsky: Downfall of a Revolutionary

Mon, Feb 7 2011 - 5:30pm

Trotsky: Downfall of a Revolutionary

Join us for a lively discussion of Trotsky: Downfall of a Revolution, by Bertrand Patenaude. This new biography of Trotsky, the so-called "third man" of Soviet communism, focuses on the last three-and-a-half years of his life, in exile in Mexico, pursued relentlessly and finally murdered by Stalin's assassins. As a reminder, this is a book discussion group; the author will not be present.

MLF: SF Book Discussion
SF Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. Read more »

William Draper: The Start Up Game (SV)

Thu, Jan 20 2011 - 7:00pm

William Draper

Entrepreneur; Author, The Startup Game

Tom Vertin, Head of Global Sales and Service, Silicon Valley Bank - Moderator Read more »

Successful Strategies for Products That Win

Tue, Feb 8 2011 - 6:00pm

Successful Strategies for Products That Win

Steve Blank, Serial Entrepreneur; Founder, E.piphany; Professor, UC Berkeley and Stanford Engineering; Author, Four Steps to the Epiphany

From a leading serial entrepreneur, learn a step-by-step strategy for entrepreneurs and investors to successfully organize sales, marketing and business development for a new product or company. Packed with concrete examples, Blank offers insight into what makes some startups successful and leaves others selling off their furniture. Read more »