Roundup of L.A. tech events in the next two weeks.
Description: A discussion of how the Founder Institute helps founders launch their companies.
Sponsor: Founder Institute
Location: Sheppard Mullin, 1901 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 1500, Century City
Description: A panel of speakers will talk through the accelerator model and some of the things to keep in mind when seeking funding.
Sponsor: General Assembly
Location: General Assembly, 1520 Second Street, Santa Monica
Event: Tacos and Tequila
Description: Crowdfunding platform StartEngine is hosting a networking event with tacos from Tacos Por Favor and margaritas from Barfly.
Location: ROC Santa Monica, 604 Arizona Ave., Santa Monica
Description: Local tech investors will share their insights and forecast for startups this year.
Sponsor: TechZulu Location: Cross Campus, 929 Colorado Ave., Santa Monica
Feb. 9 – 11
Event: Digital Entertainment Expo
Description: A conference and networking event for intellectual property rights holders of video, music, games and publishing content.
Sponsor: Digital Media Wire
Location: Hyatt Regency Century Plaza, 2025 Avenue of the Stars
Description: A panel discussion with virtual reality content creators and entrepreneurs about the future of the industry.
6:30 p.m. Sponsor: CreatorUp
Location: 1520 Second Street, Santa Monica
Description: The event is a business planning tool for the coming year and will feature a discussion of new transportation technologies.
Sponsor: Los Angeles Economic Development Corp.
Location: Omni Hotel, 251 South Olive St.