Lyft is proud to be a partner of Denver Startup Week for the second year in a row. Denver Startup Week is the largest startup event in the country, and this year is sure to be one for the books. Taking place September 25-29 at numerous locations around The Mile High City, Denver Startup Week offers events that strive to inspire and educate those who are both industry pros and those new to the startup community. Here are a few you shouldn’t miss.
DISH Presents Chinese Rockets and Disco Dance Lessons: The Art of Reinvention
(9/26, 6-7:30 PM, Ellie Caulkins Opera House)
Spend a night with entrepreneur Mark Cuban and DISH co-founder Charlie Ergen. Get some firsthand insight into how the two got to where they are today and advice on how to navigate future industry endeavors.
People, People, People. How Much Do You Really Know About People?
(9/27, 10-11:30 AM, CSU Denver)
Whether it’s employees and coworkers or customers and clients, it’s important to attract the right kind of people to a business. Hear from two CEOs and an HR specialist about how to find the right people for your business and how to best interact with a variety of people.
Choosing a Direction: Learning How to Test Ideas and Designs
(9/28, 8-10 AM, 999 18th Street)
Testing products can be time-consuming and expensive, but it’s integral to startup work. This session will discuss how to make testing quicker and cheaper while still maintaining a high quality level. Head to this event to learn how to make testing and data collection less daunting.
Denver & Silicon Valley Women Amp Up in Tech
(9/29, 4-6 PM, Woods Boss Brewing Co.)
This panel, made up of women who work in Colorado and Silicon Valley for tech giants like Slack, Google, and Facebook, will discuss what it takes to be successful in the industry.
We want to get you to and from Denver Startup Week events comfortably and affordably. Use code DENSTARTUPSOCIAL for a discounted ride: