Author: Emma Comeau

Final round of tickets released for TechCrunch’s Winter Party

TECHCRUNCH We’re just about a week away from hosting our 1st Annual Winter Party at Galvanize and if you haven’t been able to grab a ticket yet, today is your lucky day. We’ve released our final round of tickets to TechCrunch’s Winter Party so do yourself a solid and pick yours up so you can join in on the fun on Friday, February 23. TechCrunch parties have a history of being the place you want to meet your future investor, acquirer or co-founder. Our TechCrunch Summer Party host, August Capital, will be also there in strength among many other...

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Join TechCrunch at our 1st Annual Winter Party

TECHCRUNCH If you’re based in the SF Bay Area, you’re likely familiar with the annual party we host with August Capital every summer. After 12 years, that event still sells out fast and gathers top investors and founders in Silicon Valley for an evening of networking and fun.  In keeping with that spirit, TechCrunch will be hosting our 1st Annual Winter Party in San Francisco and add a special spin to the  gathering.  Since we’ve retired the Crunchies, we think it’s a no-brainer to echo our late awards show in a tongue-in-cheek way. Not only will you enjoy an...

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Users Guide to Disrupt SF 2017

TECHCRUNCH Disrupt SF approaches with just a couple days until we kick things off. Here are all the deets you need to make for a stellar conference experience. Checking-InDoors open to attendees at 7:00am on Monday and Tuesday and 7:30am on Wednesday. Programming begins at 9am each day. Print out your Universe ticket or pull it up on a mobile device for quick entry into Disrupt. Please bring your government-issued photo ID each day of the conference. RegistrationUniverse is the official ticketing platform of Disrupt. If you purchased a ticket, you used Universe. We love them and we think...

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Disrupt SF Hackathon – Sponsor prizes and spectator tickets

TECHCRUNCH The Disrupt SF Hackathon kicks off this Saturday, September 16 at Pier 48. Check out these prizes being awarded from our partners, in addition to the overall “best of” prize awarded from TechCrunch – a sweet $5K to the winning team. AccentureThe Accenture Hackathon Social Impact Challenge tasks you with building an app that helps improve the lives of those affected after a catastrophic disaster. In an emergency, such as Hurricane Harvey, your neighbors may be the first to help. How can we: 1. Let the victims of a natural disaster notify everyone of where they are and what...

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Why you should be at the Disrupt SF Hackathon

TECHCRUNCH The hackathon at Disrupt SF 2017 is so close we can almost taste it. Soon, thousands of investors, founders and tech enthusiasts will flock to San Francisco’s Pier 48 for the best startup show in the Bay Area. We’re thrilled to announce that the next wave of tickets to the hackathon is available, and you can get your free hackathon ticket here. The hackathon begins at 12:30 p.m. PT on Saturday, September 16, with networking and the forming of the hackathon teams. On Sunday, after 20-plus hours of energy drink and candy-fueled work (and a bit of fun), teams will have just 60...

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Sign up for a free exhibitor table in Startup Alley at Disrupt Berlin

TECHCRUNCH Startup Alley is at the center of TechCrunch’s Disrupt events, and this year at Disrupt Berlin (4-5 December) we are going to feature some of the top startups in Europe. We are looking for 30 outstanding startups to participate in one of our featured pavilions, so exhibit your startup and attend Disrupt Berlin for free. Here’s how the program works. TechCrunch is seeking awesome startups to exhibit in featured pavilions, which are special sections of Startup Alley based on categories where there is a lot of startup buzz and investor interest. Startups are free to apply to the 10 featured...

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Third round of Disrupt SF Hackathon tickets now available

TECHCRUNCH Miss out on the first two rounds of tickets to the hackathon at Disrupt SF 2017? Don’t fret. Today, we’re releasing a new batch of hackathon tickets, so everyone out there who has been waiting to get tickets to the best hackathon in San Francisco can get in on the action. You can get your tickets here. At the Disrupt SF Hackathon, you’ll spend a grueling, fun-filled weekend coding, tinkering and making something awesome, maybe even with a group of complete strangers. The hackathon kicks off at 12:30 p.m. PT on Saturday, September 16, with networking and the forming of...

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Last chance to get a table in Startup Alley at Disrupt SF!

TECHCRUNCH Going once, going twice for tables in Startup Alley! Disrupt San Francisco is less than three weeks away, and registration is open for startups looking to showcase their product or company to thousands of people on the Disrupt floor. According to Crunchbase, startups that exhibited in Startup Alley at Disrupt SF 2016 raised more than $35 million in seed and Series A funding post-Disrupt, with $4 million of that raised in just the first three months. For $1,995, you’ll get one full day to exhibit in Startup Alley, two full conference passes to Disrupt SF and admission to...

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