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NewCo takes you inside offices to learn from a wide spectrum of founders and thought leaders.View All 2017 Presenters
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Join NewCo Founder John Battelle for a mix of 1:1 conversations and more— all with the smart people behind some of San Francisco’s most exciting host companies. Then, sip cocktails and network with like-minded NewConians.
NewCo is introducing a new way to connect with the people leading the Bay Area’s most interesting and successful businesses. The MasterClass series enables attendees to learn from masters in the trade, who will offer strategies and advice, plus an open forum for discussion. Tickets are limited and classes will be held on Monday, February 6th, 2017 at the landmark St. Regis in San Francisco.
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2017 Featured Sessions
Hungry for change? Come see what it takes to create something new in San Francisco. Tidewater Capital created the Hall, a food+drink+community venue, as a temporary use of a formerly vacant site. This interim use…Read More
NewSchools Ignite, a part of NewSchools Venture Fund, uses a unique model to accelerate innovation in K-12 edtech market gaps. Come learn about the research process and impact of this branch of venture philanthropy to…Read More
Join Volta Founder Scott Mercer as he shares both challenges and concepts for driving long-term social missions in this politically-backward climate. Attendees will tour Volta’s 10,000+ square foot industrial-chic warehouse space in San Francisco's progressive…Read More
Since 2012, NewCo festivals have welcomed over 30,000 attendees into the offices of 1,500 innovative organizations. Attending a NewCo festival is a remarkable experience! It’s like a passport into the true culture of businesses changing the face of cities as diverse as Istanbul, Mexico City, New York, Austin, San Francisco, Barcelona, and Shanghai. Our "inside out" model is simple: Pick your city. Get your ticket. Choose which companies you want to explore.
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“I really liked that there were both large and small, and old and new companies involved in this event. Really great energy!”
“I always tell people it is a city-wide innovation open house. Such a cool opportunity to meet many new innovative companies and people in one city.”
“I had a blast. It reinvigorated me, which I think might be a measurable outcome to consider . Sometimes we go to these events to remind us that what we are doing or pursuing makes sense.”
“We should be sending nearly everyone at our company to this event next year. ”
“NewCo is more than the sum of its parts; it's an event and experience that you start to really appreciate a few months after all is said and done when the new connections you've made with prospective users, fellow entrepreneurs and like minded people start manifesting themselves into new partnerships.”
“The best thing about being a NewCo host is that the audience members are both intelligent and intensely curious, leading to a great discussion. Afterwards it was amazing to witness the whole company taking part in educating and connecting with the attendees.”