Silicon Valley day 11: final meetings

Two more meetings in San Francisco today:

First we went to 1 Market Street:

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Silicon Valley day 10: rollercoaster day

Today I wanted to go to a comic book store to buy some graphic novels for my son. The store was only a quarter of an hour from where we stay, and it opened at 10 AM, so we took our time to wake up. However, at 9:30, we received a phone call asking us if we wanted to meet X from company Y. X being a first name, and Y being a major company.

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Silicon Valley day 9: paying the toll of a busy week

We had three meetings today. First we met the guys from Orbeon:

They are doing cool stuff with forms in general; we're doing cool stuff with forms in PDF.
So we showed them what we're doing; and they showed us what they're doing:

It was a good meeting. It's always nice to share experiences with other developers.

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Silicon Valley day 8: Heroku (San Francisco) and Adobe (San Jose)

This morning, we drove to San Francisco. Parking in San Francisco is always a problem, especially if you can't pay with your credit card and you don't have any change. We had coffee to get some coins:


Our first meeting was at Heroku:

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Silicon Valley day 6 & 7: CLSWest and meeting iText Sales in Guerneville (near Santa Rosa)

In my previous blog post, I forgot some pictures taken at the eBay Town Hall where we attended CLSWest.

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Silicon Valley day 5 & 6: pitching our idea + an unconference in San Jose

On Friday, we had the grande finale of the immersion week.
We have been working late on Thursday night:

This is me pitching iText:

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Silicon Valley day 4: the most productive day so far

Today was a very interesting day. To avoid the problem we had yesterday, we made sure we were early.


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Silicon Valley day 3: case studies and first real meeting

Yesterday, we answered mail in between the sessions.

Today was somewhat different. We arrived on time, but later than others, and the room was full:

There wasn't much room to work:

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Silicon Valley day 2: first day in class

Yesterday, we started the "University Workshop" (aka the "Silicon Valley immersion week").

These are the speakers who will teach us all about doing business in the US:

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Silicon Valley day 1: shopping, exploring, and first day at the office

We started our first full day in the valley with a visit to the mall.

We had a special request from somebody named Isabelle H.: we need more pictures with Valérie.
Eat your heart out Astrid Bryan, because here's Valérie with her pimped out chromed out Ford Escape:

This is what we had in our shopping cart:

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