Events

Burkland events are an ideal way to connect with founders, VCs, and other members of the startup community. Here’s a snapshot of some of our past and future events.

Burkland Events

Fundraising breakfast Dec 1, 2021

Fundraising Breakfast

  • Date: 12/01/2021
  • Location: Spring Place, New York

Jed Talvacchia, Head of Corporate Development at R3, and Trevor N. Tanifum, Principal at FS Vector, joined us to share their experiences in the Fintech industry. Hosted by Ruben A. Austin, Director at Burkland and Partner at Transatlantic Venture Partners. Sponsored by Carta, Spring Place, and Burkland.


Austin Startup Crawl

  • Date: 11/12/2021
  • Location: Capital Factory, Austin, TX

Get ready to tour the latest and greatest of Austin’s startup community. Instead of traveling to multiple locations this year, the Austin Startup Crawl will gather at Capital Factory to hear pitches, meet founders, and learn more about what the Austin startup scene has to offer. Burkland is thrilled to be a sponsor.


Tuesday Nights Female Founders & Funders

  • Date: 11/09/2021
  • Location: OSEA, Venice, CA

Thirty high-profile female founders and VCs came together in Venice to pitch, mix and mingle. Special thanks to our co-sponsors and OSEA for hosting.


Fundraising Bfast Nov 2, 2022

Fundraising Breakfast

  • Date: 11/02/2021
  • Location: Spring Place New York

Thank you to May Li, Founder of J20 Ventures, and Spencer Krug, Partner at RiverPark Ventures, for sharing their insights and knowledge with our community of startup founders and VCs. Special thanks to Transatlantic Venture Partners for co-hosting this event with Burkland.


Tenacity VC happy hour

Tenacity Ventures Happy Hour

  • Date: 10/27/2021
  • Location: Atherton, CA

Hosted by Ben Narasin, we gathered 50 VC’s, LP’s and entrepreneurs together to celebrate the newly founded Tenacity Ventures. Ben shared several of his rare whiskeys with a delicious cheese pairing. We also sampled alternative fish sushi sponsored by Kuleana.


Events: Silicon Beach Soiree

Silicon Beach Soiree

  • Date: 10/20/2021
  • Location: Expert Dojo, Santa Monica, CA

A toast to the Los Angeles Startup Scene. Vouch and Burkland brought together the LA Tech ecosystem by hosting a networking event at Expert Dojo‘s rooftop space with cocktails, appetizers, and a fireside chat moderated by Burkland’s Melinda Moore with Evan O’Donnell from Sound Ventures and Michael Powers, CEO of Bright Live.


LTO Summit photo

LTO Summit 2021

  • Date: 10/05/2021
  • Location: Austin, TX

Burkland attended this incredible gathering of the LTO (Let’s Talk Ops) community in Austin on October 5-7.


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LA Yacht Cruise with Silicon Valley Bank

  • Date: 08/20/2021
  • Location: Los Angeles, CA

A fun afternoon of sailing on the Pacific with LA Funders and Series A Founders, sponsored by Silicon Valley Bank.


La Noxe NYC

TheDinner.vc event at La Noxe

  • Date: 08/18/2021
  • Location: New York, NY

This gathering was part of thedinner.vc event series, a curated dinner series for VCs at unique venues. La Noxe is an underground speakeasy discreetly located in a NYC subway station.


TuesdayNights July event

Tuesday Nights Female Founders & Funders

  • Date: 07/27/2021
  • Location: The Georgian Hotel, Santa Monica, CA

Twenty-five female founders and funders gathered for Happy Hour overlooking the ocean to connect and share insights. Founders from TeaDrops, Capsule Jewelry, Farmstead, Hustle & Blush, GEMHealth, and VCs from Crosscut, Willow Growth, and Wonder Venture attended this event, which was co-sponsored by Fenwick & West LLP.


Boulder Dinner in July

Boulder VC Dinner

  • Date: 07/13/2021
  • Location: Boulder, Colorado

Burkland hosted a lively dinner party in Boulder with partners from The Beacon Fund, Techstars, Bolster, Hawke Ventures, and Liberty Global Ventures. 


Coyote Valley Sporting Clay Event

Coyote Valley Sporting Clays with Operating Partners

  • Date: 07/09/2021
  • Location: Morgan Hill, CA

A sporting day out with Let’s Talk Ops members & VC operating partners, co-hosted with HSP Group. Let’s Talk Ops is a community of first-class operators powering some of the most successful venture capital firms in the world from behind the scenes. HSP Group helps companies manage their international operations and expand globally.


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TheDinner.vc event at Spring Place

  • Date: 07/05/2021
  • Location: New York, NY

This gathering at Spring Place was part of thedinner.vc event series, a curated dinner series for VCs at unique venues. Spring Place is a private membership club that features thoughtfully curated design, for working, eating, and entertaining.