First Fridays Fun

First Fridays Fun

Networking Event for All San Francisco State Students

On the first Friday of every month, San Francisco State students, faculty, alumni, staff and interested parties come together in an informal social and educational setting—one that supports many interests, perspectives and schedules to promote curiosity in a continuous learning environment.

Friday, May 4, 2018

This month we're doing something a little different!

On May 4, we are changing our schedule to combine our event with the Cyber Security Roundtable at 4:30 p.m.

San Francisco State University College of Business Ethics and Compliance Roundtable: topic Cyber Security, Friday, May 4, 2018; smiling people in a classroom setting


Trust: Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency and Blockchain

(part of the Ethics & Compliance Roundtable on Cyber Security)

Please join us for the earlier cybersecurity workshop (starting at 2 p.m.), as well as tonight’s First Friday Fun gathering and workshop networking.


  • Dr. Sameer Verma, Ph.D., Information Systems, San Francisco State University
  • Horea Porutiu is a developer advocate focused on ensuring developers' success on IBM Cloud. His hobby of investing led him to a career focused on blockchain. Horea is an active leader in the blockchain community and speaks at various community events about the Hyperledger project. Horea has been named a top writer for the leading tech blog site, Hacker Noon.


New Times

  • 4:30–5:30 p.m. Join us in room DTC 597 with our guest speakers
  • 5:30–6:30 p.m. Networking


DTC 597, located on the Fifth Floor of the San Francisco State University Downtown Campus, 835 Market Street, San Francisco


Please register on Eventbrite so we are sure to have enough snacks & drinks for you!