Elon Musk and Jason Calacanis to speak at the Founder Showcase, Aug. 3 in Silicon Valley

The Founder Showcase, by TheFunded.com, is a quarterly startup pitch and networking event that brings together over 275 investors, founders, and members of the press to hear talks from leading CEOs, and pitches from 10 hot technology start-ups. The Q3 Founder Showcase will take place on August 3 in Mountain View, Calif., and feature keynote speeches from Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors and SpaceX, and Jason Calacanis, CEO of Mahalo.com.

Guests will also be treated to a startup pitch competition, and a networking and table area where investors and start-ups will convene with food and drinks.

VentureBeat readers can save 15 percent with the code VBEAT.  Click here to register now. Tickets start at just $40, but space is very limited.

If you have a seed-stage technology company less than 2 years old and with less than $500,000 in funding, enter the FREE Showcase Pitch Competition for your chance to present at the event. Over $1 million has been raised by presenting companies who met investors at past Founder Showcase events. The Grand Prize Winner of the Showcase Pitch Competition will win a host of prizes; including $2,500 in cash, free tickets to the DEMO Fall 2010 Conference, and free services from oDesk.