Feb, 28, 2008 SVEC Hall Of Fame Awards

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On February 28, 2008 in San Jose the Silicon Valley Engineering Council held its annual SVEC Hall Of Fame Awards. Here are the first set of pictures. There will be more tomorrow. Continue reading Feb, 28, 2008 SVEC Hall Of Fame Awards

Feb. 6, 2008 CICC Israel


On February 6th, 2008 at Microsoft Silicon Valley Campus the California Israel Chamber of Commerce with Israel Economic Mission held the 2nd Annual IsraelWebTour to meet the up and coming Web 2.0 companies in 2008. Continue reading Feb. 6, 2008 CICC Israel

Jan. 28, 2008 SDF 3D Mobile Communities

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On January 28, 2008 at Pillsbury Winthrop in Palo Alto, SDForum’s Virtual Worlds SIG hosted Gemini Mobile Technologies presentation “3D Mobile Communities”.

While most Americans use PCs and cell phones, only 12 percent use mobile devices to surf the web. Asia has more people using mobile Internet third generation community interfaces. How can that usage be increased in the U.S.? Continue reading Jan. 28, 2008 SDF 3D Mobile Communities

Jan. 25, 2008 SDF Clean Energy

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On January 25, 2008 at AMD’s headquarters in Santa Clara, SDForum partnered with FountainBlue to present ‘Policy and Its Implications for the Clean Energy Entrepreneur’. Continue reading Jan. 25, 2008 SDF Clean Energy

Feb. 23, 2008 STC Breaking Into API Docs with Jim Bisso

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On Saturday, February 23, 2008, 10 – 11 am PST, you can talk with Bitzone’s Jim Bisso about breaking into API Documentation. Bisso is a 20-year veteran of documenting APIs and co-author of “Writing Developer Documentation for Java APIs and SDKs” with Viki Maki. When I have question on API’s, this is the guy I ask.

To participate send your name and Yahoo! ID to Viki Maki by Friday, February 22, 12 noon PST at:


Note: You should also have Yahoo Messenger installed. While the chat is limited to SIG members, membership in the SIG is free. To subscribe to the SIG send an email to:


or visit the STC-SVC chapter homepage at:


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Jan. 22, 2008 SDF VC PWC

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On Tuesday, January 22, 2008 in Palo Alto at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP and SDForum held the fourth quarterly Venture Breakfast Series in partnership with PWC. Alison Leopold Tilley of Pillsbury Winthrop introduced Steve Bengston of PWC and moderated a panel with Lou Bock of Scale Venture Partners, David Lowe of Skyline Ventures and Evgeny Zaytsev of Asset Management Company. Continue reading Jan. 22, 2008 SDF VC PWC

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