Mayfield Fund Investor & Market Overview + Hiring Exploration with Devrev, Frore Systems, Fungible, Securiti, and SeekOut

Please join us for a short evening with Mayfield Fund and a few of our portfolio companies, where we’ll spend the first half on insights from a venture capital firm, providing a high-level look at the current venture capital market, key investment sectors, and overall trends for innovation + background on what it’s like to work at a startup. We'll hear from Vivek Saraswat, investor and Stanford Alumni, as he recounts his own experience graduating from Stanford and finding his way into his first role, and eventually, venture capital. Additionally, all participants will have the opportunity to receive a Mayfield long-sleeve t-shirt as part of our "next-steps" survey during the event.&nbsp;<br><br>Please RSVP in&nbsp;<a href="https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/723038" id="ow615" __is_owner="true">Handshake</a>&nbsp;and register here<br><br>Afterwards, we'll break into a couple of short small-group sessions, providing the opportunity for students to meet with a few of our portfolio companies, who are currently hiring for full-time roles as well as internships. The breakout rooms will be opt-in, to let students chat with anyone who they are most interested in working with.&nbsp;<br><br>Agenda:&nbsp;<br>5:00-5:25pm: Introductions &amp; Insights from Mayfield Fund&nbsp;<br>Mayfield Investment Landscape – Insights on the venture capital market, key investment sectors, and overall trends for innovation&nbsp;<br>Vivek Saraswat - A brief background and introduction on what it's like to really work at a startupPortfolio Introductions - A short background on our five featured companies: Devrev (hiring for CS), Frore Systems (hiring for ME/Materials), Fungible (hiring for CS), Securiti.ai (hiring for CS), and SeekOut (hiring for CS). Founders will highlight their companies - what they are building, where they are going next + current roles&nbsp;<br>5:25-5:55pm: Breakout Groups: Students Opt-In to Meet with Companies of Interest to Hear More&nbsp;<br><br>5:25-5:40pm - Breakout #1&nbsp;<br>5:40-5:55pm - Breakout #2&nbsp;<br>5:55-6:00pm: Wrap-up &amp; Next Steps

Date: 
Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm