DECODE - Build Your Venture
INDUSTRY: Technology, Consulting, Education.
COMPANY REPRESENTATIVE: Mya Thanegi Soe, Event Management Team Lead.
WHO WE ARE: DECODE is a global community for ambitious creators and builders. We are a non-profit with roots in the tech and entrepreneurship community in Silicon Valley (BSCF and Shinect). For the past 5 years, we have hosted one of the largest technology and innovation conferences at UC Berkeley and Stanford for students across top US universities and young professionals passionate about tech and entrepreneurship. Past speakers include founders and executives from Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, Netflix, Reddit, Tesla, Twitch, Y Combinator and Zoom among others. In addition to our regular speaker series, we also offer a 2-unit entrepreneurship course at UC Berkeley for undergraduate and graduate every semester, where we bring in external speakers from early stage startup founders and venture capital investors to executives from top tech companies and business leaders known for innovation to share their insights.
Over the years, we have hosted 10,000+ attendees and our community includes students from Columbia, Harvard, MIT, UPenn, Princeton and Yale among others, as well as professionals from Fortune 50 companies. Through our online and offline events, we are building a community for people to decode technology and innovation, as well as to build the future.
Our past volunteers have gone on to renowned companies and graduate schools including:
a16z, Accel, GGV, Sequoia, Y Combinator, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Bain, McKinsey, Airbnb, Amazon, Apple, Binance, ByteDance, Facebook, Google, Mercedes-Benz, NASA, Unilever, Deloitte, PwC, Columbia, Harvard, Kellogg, Princeton, Stanford, UC Berkeley, Wharton and Yale among others.
INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES: Marketing Intern, Event Management Intern, Design Intern, Partnerships Consultant, Video Managing Editor, Assistant to CEO and Chief of Staff.
FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITIES: Startup Fellowship, Venture Capital Fellowship.