Startup Lessons Learned unites those interested in what it takes to succeed in building a lean startup. On Friday, April 23rd, 2010 in San Francisco, Startup Lessons Learned will give practitioners and students of the lean startup methodology the opportunity to hear insights from leaders in embracing and deploying the core principles of the lean startup methodology.
Women speakers at Startup Lessons Learned are:
» Erin McKean (Co-Founder and CEO, Wordnik)
» Rashmi Sinha (Co-Founder and CEO, SlideShare)
» Clara Shih (Founder and CEO, Hearsay Labs)
» Cindy Alvarez (Product Manager, KISSmetrics)
» Laura Klein (Principal, Users Know)

Women 2.0 members save 20% on Startup Lessons Learned tickets with discount code “WOMEN2”.

The day-long event will feature a mix of panels and talks focused on the key challenges and issues that technical and market-facing people at startups need to understand in order to succeed in building successful lean startups. For more information and to register for Startup Lessons Learned, click here.

Apply for one of the eight conference scholarships sponsored by IMVU by sending an email to and, in 500 words or less, describing yourself, how you are using (or intend to use) a lean startup methodology and how the scholarship will help you or your company. The deadline for scholarship application is MIDNIGHT on Monday, April 12th, 2010 and the selected recipients will be contacted by Friday, April 16th, 2010.