Summer Soiree: A Mixer for Women (and Allies) in Tech & Entrepreneurship
Aug
15
7:00 PM19:00

Summer Soiree: A Mixer for Women (and Allies) in Tech & Entrepreneurship

Hosted by The Riveter. Join Girls in Tech Los AngelesBlacks in TechnologyLadies Get PaidLatinas in TechRise of the BullsTechladiesTech4Good LA and WMN Legal at The Riveter West LA for a networking mixer for women (and their allies) in tech and entrepreneurship.

Cost: $8
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Quilt Special Chat: Entrepreneurship - Transitioning from Corporate Life to your Passion Full-time
Aug
21
7:00 PM19:00

Quilt Special Chat: Entrepreneurship - Transitioning from Corporate Life to your Passion Full-time

Hosted by Quilt. Join them in the Arts District as Erica Berger, founder of TBD podcast opens her home for an intimate discussion with Sashee Chandran, founder and CEO at Tea Drops where they will discuss a wide range of entrepreneurship topics including transitioning form corporate life, financing your business, and maintaining your sanity while building a business.

Cost: Free for Quilt members
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Quilt Co-working with Willa Creative in Venice
Aug
22
9:00 AM09:00

Quilt Co-working with Willa Creative in Venice

Hosted by Quilt. Join Willa Creative founders Jhoanna and Ashley for a three-hour co-working session designed to foster connection and encourage productivity. The first hour is focused on women connecting and supporting one another. The rest of the time is designed to encourage productivity through accountability.

Cost: Free for Quilt members
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Yellow Conference 2018
Aug
23
to Aug 24

Yellow Conference 2018

Hosted by Yellow Co. Join 500 creative, entrepreneurial-minded women in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles for a gathering that is so much more than a conference. This is for the ones who desire to fight for a better tomorrow. The ones who are willing to roll up their sleeves, step out in courage, and use their creativity for good. This is where we come together for the benefit of humankind. This year's theme is "Our Ownership."

Cost: $247 Early Bird, $217 Group Early Bird
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Cocktails and Conversation with Founders and Editor in Chief of Badassery Magazine
Aug
23
6:30 PM18:30

Cocktails and Conversation with Founders and Editor in Chief of Badassery Magazine

Hosted by BRA. Join them for an evening of cocktails, networking and panel discussion with the authors of Badassery Style Community, learn every step Samantha and Kathy took to cultivate a profitable community of fans. They know that building a community is exactly like throwing a party and they want to show you how they have had so much success creating + building their own Badassery community. Your ticket includes cocktails, appetizers, a copy of Badassery Style Community, and a swag bag.

Cost: $35 for BRA members, 50 for non-members
Location: Private residence in Encino. Address provided upon registration.
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Yes She Can September Monthly Meetup
Sep
7
10:00 AM10:00

Yes She Can September Monthly Meetup

Every month, we meet up for a morning of co-working and making new friends with fellow entrepreneurs. We keep the group small because a) it's cozier and makes for better conversations, and b) most of us are introverts and would rather be at home in sweatpants than out doing networky things. Wanna hang with us? Here's how it usually goes down:

Date: Friday, September 7th, 2018
Time: 10am-1pm
Location: Industrious Century City (1925 Century Park East, Suite 1700)

The Flow of the Morning
10am-10:30am Arrival
10:30am-10:45am Welcome + brief introductions
10:45am-1pm Co-work, mix + mingle

We welcome all entrepreneurs who share our female-forward mindset and culture of inclusion. (We’re lookin’ at you, women of color, nursing moms, and LGBTQ friends!)

Cost: $22
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Startups: Pitching, Fund Raising & Survival II
Sep
15
9:00 AM09:00

Startups: Pitching, Fund Raising & Survival II

  • California NanoSystems Institute (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Hosted by Women Founders Network. This two-part workshop is full of the advice you didn’t even know you needed as we focus on the essentials of a successful startup: from setting up your back office, avoiding tax pitfalls, and refining your marketing and social media strategy to perfecting your pitch. Your ticket includes breakfast and lunch.

Cost: $25
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The FabFitFun Founder Collective
Aug
11
9:00 AM09:00

The FabFitFun Founder Collective

Hosted by FabFitFun. Join them at a private estate in Bel Air for a day of panels, networking, brand experiences, activations and more – all geared toward building a business and growing a brand. Panelists and speakers include Ara Katz (Seed Inc.), Rosie O’Neill (Sugarfina), Michelle Greathouse (Lululemon), Chris Birch (COOLA), Erin Condren, Pavllo Zengo (FOREO) and many more.

Cost: Early Bird $149.99, Regular $189.99, VIP 249.99, use code founder10 for 10% off!
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City of Angels x The Riveter Summer Celebration
Aug
6
11:30 AM11:30

City of Angels x The Riveter Summer Celebration

Hosted by The Riveter and City of Angels. Join them for a Summer Celebration! Mingle with inspirational women and soak up the last days of summer at The Riveter West LA. Meet and greet featured guests including Kara Weber, Founder of Brilliant Ventures and the invite-only leadership collective City of Angels, and Amy Nelson, Founder and CEO of The Riveter.

Cost: $15, free for The Riveter members
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Alternative Equity - Raise Capital Without Angel or Venture Financing
Aug
1
10:00 AM10:00

Alternative Equity - Raise Capital Without Angel or Venture Financing

Hosted by Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator and Make It In LA. This isn't your typical startup event! You’ll review creative equity financing approaches you’ve probably never heard of, strategic investing, family offices, partnering with your suppliers and customers, public offerings on the Toronto Stock Exchange, and reverse mergers. You'll even touch on equity crowdfunding, ICOs, and convertible debt. 

Hear about traditional forms of equity funding and their limitations and downsides. This event will help you think beyond the exit, and explore options for revenue, dividend, and royalty-based structures. Learn to be true to your company’s purpose and grow the pie by sharing ownership in your company.

Cost: $20
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Athena.LA x goop Dinner
Jul
26
6:00 PM18:00

Athena.LA x goop Dinner

Hosted by Athena.la. Join goop & Athena.LA for an evening of networking with women in tech at the goop test kitchen and offices. Get to know the goop tech and product team and meet women in roles such as marketing, engineering, and data science. goop's Chief Content Officer, Elise Loehnen, and CFO, Erica Moore, will share their unique expertise as leaders of one of the most authentic lifestyle brands.

Cost: $20
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Quilt Interactive Fundraising LearnShop
Jul
25
6:00 PM18:00

Quilt Interactive Fundraising LearnShop

Hosted by Quilt. Thinking about raising capital but not sure where to start or if you actually even need to? Or maybe you know you're going to raise, and are already deep into deck building and setting up your first round of investor meetings. Wherever you are on your journey, Quilt co-founders Gianna and Ashley are here to support. Come with your questions, your decks, your thoughts and fears and the founders of Quilt will help guide you.

Cost: $25
Only 12 seats available. Register here.

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Ladies Get Paid Town Hall: How To Elevate Yourself in a Male-Dominated Workplace
Jul
17
6:30 PM18:30

Ladies Get Paid Town Hall: How To Elevate Yourself in a Male-Dominated Workplace

Hosted by Ladies Get Paid. Microagressions, mansplaining and harrassment are among the daily obstacles women face in the workplace (and that's on top of trying to get paid what you deserve). These hinderences are multiplied when you're in an industry that skews male. We don't have time to wait for the world to catch up. In this Town Hall, the focus will be on tactics to overcome these invediable situations, how to prepare yourself before they even happen, and strategies to keep keeping on.

Key takeaways:

  • How to identify and react to various workplace aggressions

  • How to discuss, confront and defend workplace communication without fear of being derided as whiny, bitchy or aggressive

  • How to find your workplace allies (and be one!)

  • Loss of power and how to get it back

Cost: $15
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Yes She Can July Monthly Meetup
Jul
13
10:00 AM10:00

Yes She Can July Monthly Meetup

Every month, we meet up for a morning of coworking and making new friends with fellow entrepreneurs at The Riveter, an inclusive, female-forward coworking space in West LA. We keep the group small because a) it's cozier and makes for better conversations, and b) most of us are introverts and would rather be at home in sweatpants than out doing networky things. Wanna hang with us? Here's how it usually goes down:

Date: Friday, July 13, 2018
Time: 10am-1pm
Location: The Riveter Marina Del Rey (4505 Glencoe Ave)

The Flow of the Morning
10am-10:30am Arrival
10:30am-10:45am Welcome + brief introductions
10:45am-1pm Co-work, mix + mingle

We welcome all entrepreneurs who share our female-forward mindset and culture of inclusion. (We’re lookin’ at you, women of color, nursing moms, and LGBTQ friends!)

Cost: $22
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LUMI Talk Shop with Talk Shop with Virginia Bauman and Iris Bainum-Houle, Founders of Cuties
Jul
12
6:30 PM18:30

LUMI Talk Shop with Talk Shop with Virginia Bauman and Iris Bainum-Houle, Founders of Cuties

Hosted by LUMI. Virginia Bauman and Iris Bainum-Houle are the founders of Cuties, a queer-owned and operated coffee shop in East Hollywood. Serving up more than a cup of joe, Cuties opens up their commercial space for monthly events geared towards the LGBTQ+ community. Virginia is the former director of digital product for Blue Bottle and co-founder of subscription startup, Tonx Coffee. The idea for Cuties came from hosting monthly gatherings with Iris. LUMI's welcoming them to share their story about founding Cuties, organizing community events, and sharing their entrepreneurial journeys.

Cost: Free
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Quilt 1:1 LearnShop on Fundraising and Community Building
Jul
12
8:30 AM08:30

Quilt 1:1 LearnShop on Fundraising and Community Building

Like 1:1 office hours with Quilt co-founder, Ashley. Book this time with her if you're interested in expanding your knowledge about community development and how it translates to your business, or role in your company OR if you have questions about fundraising and investor relations. Come with questions ready and I'll answer to the best of her ability!

Cost: $9 for first time Quilters, free for members
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Quilt Co-Working with Leigh in Venice
Jul
3
11:00 AM11:00

Quilt Co-Working with Leigh in Venice

Hosted by Quilt for members only. A 4-hour coworking session designed to foster connection and encourage productivity. The first hour is focused on women connecting and supporting one another. The rest of the time is designed to encourage productivity through accountability. Quilt sessions are structured this way so that we can make the most out of the day. Connection and productivity is essential for professional growth and support and accountability is essential for a community.

Cost: $9 for first-timersf
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Yes She Can Co-Work Week at The Riveter
Jun
25
to Jun 29

Yes She Can Co-Work Week at The Riveter

Girl, you can co-work with us. Yes She Can is excited to partner with The Riveter and offer our community an exclusive one-week membership experience at their brand new West LA location! You’ll have access to their inviting workspaces, expert programming, and unparalleled member benefits in a professional community during the week of June 25th-29th.

The Riveter is a female-forward coworking space based out of Seattle. They've just landed in LA on Barrington and Olympic, and we couldn't be happier to have a hub for like-minded, entrepreneurial men and women. Between high-impact programming and a variety of flexible memberships, it's a breath of fresh air to have a co-working space that actually gets us (and isn't pink). Yay!

Cost: Free
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Future of Women LA June Breakfast
Jun
25
8:30 AM08:30

Future of Women LA June Breakfast

Hosted by Future of Women. An intimate breakfast with some of their favorite women in LA. Join a gathering of incredible LA women to break bread and share ideas one Monday morning once a month. Featuring a delicious breakfast by rockstar female LA chefs while you learn from two LA women who are challenging norms and narratives to make the world a better place. Come with an open mind, ready to learn and share. We're inviting a diverse group of women who will enlighten us with their experiences and perspectives. Start your week off right with good conversation and fresh ideas!

This month, they're talking about women in sports, featuring Alyssa Roenigk, author, broadcast journalist, and ESPN senior writer, and Elena Hight, professional snowboarder and two-time Olympian.

Cost: $35
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Ladies Get Coffee!
Jun
22
8:00 AM08:00

Ladies Get Coffee!

Hosted by Ladies Get Paid. They've teamed up with coworking space Outsite to host their monthly coffee meetup to fuel your Friday. Wrap up your week with a cup of coffee or a fresh juice. Bring, friends and coworkers. Female-identifying and nonbinary folks are welcome. Please make sure to RSVP as space is limited.

Cost: Free
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Small Business Accounting Basics at The Riveter (Member-Exclusive)
Jun
21
12:00 PM12:00

Small Business Accounting Basics at The Riveter (Member-Exclusive)

Hosted by Claire Van Holland at The Riveter, for members only. Small business accounting is more than likely the last thing most folks want to do. With so many things to do when launching and running a business, getting your financial house in order is of utmost importance if you're going to build an empire. In this workshop, today isn't just the beginning of a new day, it is the day that you can finally get straight with your money, where you will learn: how to organize your business financials to scale for success; how to set up and manage a budget that you can stick to; and tips and tricks on what you can and can't write off in a business.

Cost: Free for members of The Riveter
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Part 2: Interactive Fundraising LearnShop with Quilt
Jun
20
6:00 PM18:00

Part 2: Interactive Fundraising LearnShop with Quilt

Hosted by Quilt. Thinking about raising capital but not sure where to start or if you actually even need to? Or maybe you know you're going to raise, and are already deep into deck building and setting up your first round of investor meetings. In part 2 of this Learnshop, you will breakout into small groups and go through your decks, financial models and questions.

Cost: $25
Only 12 seats available. Register here.

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Quilt Co-Working with Miriam in Long Beach
Jun
20
10:00 AM10:00

Quilt Co-Working with Miriam in Long Beach

Hosted by Quilt for members only. A 4-hour coworking session designed to foster connection and encourage productivity. The first hour is focused on women connecting and supporting one another. The rest of the time is designed to encourage productivity through accountability. Quilt sessions are structured this way so that we can make the most out of the day. Connection and productivity is essential for professional growth and support and accountability is essential for a community.

Cost: $9 for first-timers
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Athena.LA Dinner Hosted by Magento - Getting to the C-Suite
Jun
19
6:00 PM18:00

Athena.LA Dinner Hosted by Magento - Getting to the C-Suite

Hosted by Athena.LA and Magento. Join them for an evening of networking with women in tech and start-ups at the Magento LA offices. Meet fellow women in engineering, product management, marketing, sales, and operations over Beyoncé tunes & rosé wine. Magento's CMO, Andrea Ward, and General Counsel, Aparna Bawa will join us for a fireside chat where they will discuss the key turning points in their career that helped elevate them to the vaunted C-Suite.

Athena.LA is a clique free zone. We facilitate a supportive, welcoming environment, so feel free to come solo or with a friend! Please note that we are a completely inclusive community and all gender affiliations are welcome and encouraged at Athena.LA events. We also welcome those who are pursuing careers in technology.

Cost: $20
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Getting Started in Real Estate Investing for Professional Women
Jun
19
5:30 PM17:30

Getting Started in Real Estate Investing for Professional Women

Hosted by Monick Halm of Real Estate Investor Goddesses

Join Monick as she breaks down the mystifying process of real estate investment so you can easily understand, invest, and know how use real estate to build and protect your wealth, leave a legacy, and create the lifestyle you desire. 

In this workshop you'll learn:

  • The 4 Biggest Myths About Real Estate Investing (these keep many women on the sidelines and/or making the wrong moves as investors)

  • The 7 Biggest Benefits of Real Estate Investing (many of which even seasoned real estate investors don't know and aren’t taking advantage of)

  • The 7 Step Investor Success Framework so you know the exact steps you need to take to invest in real estate without losing money

  • The "Goddess Secret Sauce" (or how you can invest in a way that honors the feminine)

Cost: $20, free for The Riveter members
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Grid110 Idea to Prototype Summer 2018
Jun
18
7:00 PM19:00

Grid110 Idea to Prototype Summer 2018

Hosted by Grid110. Summer 2018 applications are open for their Idea to Prototype (I2P) program. This program is the first step towards viability for first-time entrepreneurs and early-stage companies, and helps you form a strong foundation by arming you with the tools, framework, and structure to expand your idea and to acquire the validation you need. Move forward on your entrepreneurial journey with the mentorship, connections, and support of Grid110.

Program dates: June 18th - July 27th. Applications close May 4th.

PROGRAM TAKEAWAYS
Polished 2-Minute Pitch
Viable Business Model
Competitive Analysis
Customer Discovery & Validation
Revenue Funding Strategy

PROGRAM BENEFITS
Access Cross Campus DTLA for the duration of the program with a discounted rate extension.
Gain direct feedback from leading innovators, entrepreneurs, mentors, & advisors.
Connect with the Grid110 network.
Receive discounted or free attendance to Grid110 workshops & events.
No cost, no equity taken

Cost: FREE
Apply and get the full details here.

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Women in VR/AR - LA Meetup
Jun
14
7:00 PM19:00

Women in VR/AR - LA Meetup

Hosted by The Riveter. Join Women in VR/AR at The Riveter in West LA for a panel and networking event featuring innovators and entrepreneurs specializing in virtual and augmented reality. We'll hear about their work in immersive technologies, their experiences building companies, and their insights on the future of the industry. We will also have VR/AR demos available.

Panelists include:
Ashley Crowder, Co-Founder and CEO of VNTANA
Allison Wood, Founder and CEO of Camera IQ
Jessie Kim, Co-Founder and CEO of

Cost: Free
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LUMI Talk Shop with Gloria Noto, founder of NOTO Botanics
Jun
14
6:30 PM18:30

LUMI Talk Shop with Gloria Noto, founder of NOTO Botanics

Hosted by LUMI. Since striking out on her on, leading industry makeup artist, Gloria Noto, built a celebrity client list and portfolio that includes covers of Vogue and Elle. In 2016, she launched her all gender-fluid cosmetics line, NOTO Botanics. It’s a minimalist's dream with actually-good-for-you serums, multi-tasking sticks, and oils. She's cutting through the industry noise by building a transparent and inclusive brand, ask her how she did it in this open-invite, Q&A style talk.

Cost: Free
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Being a Boss Ain't Easy
Jun
13
6:30 PM18:30

Being a Boss Ain't Easy

Hosted Bossed UpNorthwestern Mutual, and WMN Legal at The Riveter. Join them for an all-star panel on THE REAL Entrepreneurial Story. Building your business as a female entrepreneur ain’t all Insta-worthy moments. We’re so excited to interview the women behind Harper Wilde, the online shop that’s bringing you affordable, simple, bras in your skin tone. They’ll be sharing their come-up story and answering questions on how they financed their business, what legal issues they needed to consider, and how the heck they’re managing to create a sustainable business and craft healthy and happy lives. 

Meet incredible women doing amazing things in Los Angeles, CA as you join our growing community of courageous, ambitious women leading BOSS lives and crafting their careers with passion and purpose. Bites and beverages provided.

Cost: $15, $20 Bring a Gal Pal (2 tickets at $10 each), $10 For Insiders with code LABOSSJUNE, and FREE for Riveter members!
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Learn to Leverage Your Network to Find Opportunities, in Partnership with Ladies Get Paid
Jun
4
7:00 PM19:00

Learn to Leverage Your Network to Find Opportunities, in Partnership with Ladies Get Paid

Hosted by Ladies Get Paid. In this workshop, Career Happiness Strategist and Creator of "The 1-Year Career," Baily Hancock will teach you how to collaborate with your community and leverage your network to get the career of your dreams. Plus, you'll receive a list of helpful networking and collaboration resources. By leveraging your network, you can:

  • Find jobs that aren't yet listed online 
  • Get insider information from someone at the company of your dreams
  • Up your chances of landing an interview
  • Learn how to collaborate with your community and leverage your network to get the career of your dreams

Cost: $25 until 4/26, $30 after
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