projectY Cowork To Host Live Streaming Of The Lean Startup Conference Oct. 23-25



projectY cowork Los Alamos will host the live stream of the Lean Startup Conference held in San Francisco, Calif. sessions which will run Wednesday, Oct. 23 through Friday, Oct. 25 at various times.

The event will be broadcast free to the public at the coworking location at 150 Central Park Square in Los Alamos. Community members are welcome to all or part of the sessions and drop-ins are encouraged.

The Lean Startup Conference began as a place for startups and entrepreneurs to learn how to turn an idea into a reality. The event has evolved to also provide substance and support for senior leaders, change-agents, and founders who need to start working in new ways.

The full schedule for the streaming events:

Wednesday, Oct. 23:
8 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Rhyme Combinator’s Live Musical Preview
Beau Lewis (Rhyme Combinator)

Can You Build a Lean Crypto Company?
Sonal Chokshi (Editor in Chief, a16z), Katie Haun (General Partner, a16z)

3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Innovation is a Habit, not a Mindset
Diana Kander (Co-Founder, Agility Works)

Blazing a Path to Success: Transformative Advice for Startups

Michael Seibel (CEO and Partner, Y Combinator)

Disrupting Venture Capital: Breaking Rules While Breaking Ground

Justin Kan (Co-Founder and CEO, Atrium), Arlan Hamilton (Founder and Managing Partner, Backstage Capital)

Thursday, Oct. 24:

10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Intelligent Growth in Startups: Building More Than a Product to Get Product/Market Fit 

Ann Miura-Ko (Co-Founding Partner, Floodgate)

Venture Capital and How to Get It

Scott Kupor (Managing Partner, a16z)

Innovation Readiness: Preparing Your Company To Support Continuous Innovation 

Tendayi Viki (Author, The Corporate Startup)

3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The Subscription Economy: How to Survive the End of Ownership

Tien Tzuo (CEO and Founder, Zuora)

Fireside Chat: An Honest Account of an Entrepreneur’s Pivot 

Chris Guest (Chief Marketing and Growth Officer, Topology Eyewear), Ryan Caldbeck (CEO and Founder, CircleUp)

Friday, Oct. 25

9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

From Founder to Investor: Stories from the Trenches of Entrepreneurship

Leah Busque Solivan (General Partner, FUEL Capital)

Fast, Fluid and Flat: The Future of Work and Jobs 

Brynne Kennedy (Founder and Author, Topia)

Not Afraid to Fail: Lessons from Founding the Largest Lifestyle Brand for Black Millennials 

Morgan DeBaun (CEO and Founder, Blavity), Hugh Molotsi (Faculty, Lean Startup Co., Founder and CEO, Ujama)

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Fireside Chat: 2020 Vision of Silicon Valley 

Andy Rachleff (President and CEO, Wealthfront), Eric Ries (Co-Founder and Author, The Lean Startup)

Come watch some interesting speakers with us from the Lean Startup Conference in San Francisco! If you can’t make it to our space you can register here: for a link to watch at home!

Since its inception in June 2016, projectY cowork has hosted hundreds of entrepreneurial events attracting individuals from across Northern New Mexico. In addition to various membership options and punchcard passes to the workspace, projectY also allows non-members to reserve its 10-person conference room and event space for after-hours and weekend use. For more information, visit

About projectY cowork Los Alamos

projectY cowork is a coworking space that serves as a hub for startups, freelancers and others to be connected to like-minded entrepreneurs, business experts, investors and mentors who will help them achieve their personal and professional goals. In addition to providing an affordable, modern workspace for locals, projectY also hosts experts to provide entrepreneurial workshops and other events. projectY cowork is an initiative between Los Alamos Commerce & Development Corporation, Los Alamos County, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) Feynman Center for Innovation, Regional Development Corporation (RDC) and Triad, LLC.