Project Entrepreneur Venture Competition
submitted by Carmen Mercado
Apply now for a chance to attend Project Entrepreneur Intensive in NYC, and receive a $10,000 grant and entry into a 5-week accelerator program hosted at Rent the Runway.
Project Entrepreneur is increasing the number of women building high-growth, economically impactful companies. Launched by Rent the Runway Foundation in partnership with UBS, Project Entrepreneur is a national initiative providing women access to the tools, training and networks to build scalable companies. #WhatWillYouBuildhttp://projectentrepreneur.org/
ERA Winter ‘18 Accelerator Program
submitted by dawn barber
ERA Winter ‘18 Accelerator Program ($100K in seed funding; NYC’s leading accelerator; Largest mentor network in NYC (350+); Work daily w/ full time staff + venture partners; NYC’s strongest post-program support w/ alumni network of 135+ companies) Early Admissions - Oct. 12th; Deadline: Nov. 6th; Program Start: Jan 8th. Apply Today!https://www.eranyc.com/apply/
President's Society Tech
submitted by Tiffany Jackson
LaGuardia Community College is committed to helping diversify the City’s tech talent workforce. Our signature leadership and professional development program, President’s Society: Tech, is seeking 5 partner companies interested in hosting a group of 20 students at their company’s offices to facilitate evening session between Sept. through Dec. 2017. Join this initiative to broaden the pool of people who have access to the tech industry in NYC. Please email us @ email@example.com://www.laguardia.edu/PS-Tech/
submitted by Karin Wolok
GraphConnect is the global gathering of the graph technology community. Drawing experts and enthusiasts alike, the conference focuses on Neo4j, the world's leading graph database and the #1 platform for connected data.
Hear how speakers from eBay, Microsoft, Comcast, UBS, and more are solving their toughest challenges with graph technology. See what the future has in store in our ever-connected world and learn tips and tricks from industry leaders.
Use code: Community20 for 20% off!http://www.GraphConnect.com
Innovation Across Retail
submitted by stefano cracolici
Connecting Innovation with Retail
Discover the newest innovation in retail technology. Join NYC's startup accelerator Fashion Tech Consortium and FIT’s Design + Tech Lab for an evening of discussion, networking, and collaborative learning featuring top industry leaders and disruptors.
5:30 - Networking
6:00 - Opening Comments
6:15 - Startup Showcase
7:00 - Panel Discussions
8:00 - Q&A and Networking
*Refreshments will be served!*
NYAI #15: Reinventing Businesses with AI (Ruchir Puri)
submitted by Marianna Phillips
Join us for what's sure to be an exciting night in AI! We have an exciting guest for this month's event! We'll hear from Ruchir Puri (IBM Fellow & Chief Architect of IBM Watson) who will talk about "Reinventing Businesses with AI: Present and Future".
We will be giving away a few tickets to the Future Labs AI Summit on Mon, 10/30 & Tues, 10/31! Winner will be drawn on Tues, 10/24 at the event.
Pizza + AI + Networking = The Best Tuesday ever!https://www.meetup.com/NYAImeetup/events/244178308/
Be the Boss of You: Mindfulness + Improv
submitted by Lisa Pertoso
Join us to learn applicable tools to lead yourself and others from a place of kindness. This experiential workshop will integrate mindfulness and improv theater techniques.
-Be more present and focused
-Calm your mind for clearer decision-making
-Respond instead of react to difficult people and situations
-Develop more compassion for yourself and others
A Day in the Life of an Engineer: Career Changers Panel
submitted by Melanie Gershman
Changing careers doesn't have to be scary! Join us at Flatiron School for a candid discussion with fellow women in tech who transitioned from a witches' brew of careers to land roles in the tech industry. We'll be discussing their transition into tech, from BOO-tcamps, to hair-raising interviews, to navigating company occult-ure. We'll wrap up the evening with time for a Q&A and networking over spooky snacks.https://www.meetup.com/girldevelopit/events/244030621/
Learn to Make Your Business Stand Out on Instagram
submitted by Sharyn O'Mara
Instagram is the hottest social networking site these days with more than 700 million active users. Public Relations firms have been utilizing this site for months and have been creating programs for the site and targeting influencers to get their message out. During the panel discussion, hear from publicists working at two major NYC Public Relations firms and from an Instagram influencer who has nearly 17,000 followers. Learn the secrets of how you can make your business stand out!http://www.socialmediaassoc.com
How to Turn Holograms into Money
submitted by Paul Blair
Just like computers disrupted virtually all industries, immersive computing and mixed reality devices are disrupting industries as we speak. During this presentation, Apress author Sean Ong will speak to various ways we can identify and extract value provided by mixed reality. He’ll talk about his experience as a mixed reality developer, provide insights into monetization opportunities, and open up a discussion about how to stay ahead of the biggest computing paradigm shift in our history.https://www.meetup.com/NYC-HoloLens-Developers-Meetup/events/243791583/
submitted by Jon McLoughlin
INTRODUCING THE PREMIER VR/AR EVENT ON THE EAST COAST!
Virtual and Augmented Reality technologies are growing at an exponential rate as new applications across a wider range of industry segments continue to be introduced every day. Developers are creating new hardware and software applications in the gaming, health, cinema, photography, real estate, tourism, hospitality, training, advertising and aerospace markets.http://nyvrexpo.com
Intro to Working With APIs
submitted by Dannia Guzman
B2C Marketing Strategies & Tactics for Startups
submitted by Danny Garcia
Join us on October 26th as we discuss everything a B2C startup needs to know about marketing strategies & tactics. Amanda Moskowitz, Founder & CEO of Stacklist and Nine Natural, will moderate a panel discussion with Josh Hix (Co-founder & CEO of Plated), Lindsey Andrews (Co-founder of Minibar), and Lenny Chase (VP of Marketing at Halo Top). There will be drinks & networking before and after the panel.https://www.eventbrite.com/e/b2c-marketing-strategies-tactics-for-startups-tickets-38393811925
Fintech Australia Showcase
submitted by Cleo Lu
On October 26th, VentureOut, FD Global Connections and Tyro FinTech Hub are excited to host the Fintech Australia Showcase, a pitch night featuring some of the world's most promising Fintech startups and our panel of seasoned venture investors focused on innovations in Fintech. We start at 6:00pm with networking, cocktails and hors d'oeuvres so have your tickets ready and be there on time.
Location: Rise New York | 43 W 23rd St, New York, NY 10010https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ventureout-fintech-australia-showcase-pitch-night-tickets-36235599654
Food, Health and Technology Summit
submitted by Julia Olayanju
Tom Mastrobuoni, CFO of Tyson New Ventures, venture capital fund of Tyson Foods will be speaking about what they look for in innovative food companies they invest in.
You can apply to showcase your Food-Tech Products or Food, beverage products. Visit foodhealthandtechnology.com
Speakers and panelists include:
- Tom Mastrobuoni, CFO Tyson New Ventures
- Victor Penev , CEO, Edamam
- Cindy Kasindorf, CEO Remedy Organics
- Jennifer Goggin , Director of Retail, Crave Food Systems
SILICONHARLEM CONFERENCE 2017 - MOVING THE COMMUNITY FORWARD
submitted by Clayton Banks
On October 27, 2017, a diverse array of 250+ professionals from the private and public sectors, including technology, media, smart tech, content, civic services, branding, and inclusion, will convene at Silicon Harlem’s Next Gen Conference. We are joined by the CTO of NYC, Miguel Gamiño; CEO of Uncharted Play, Jessica O. Matthews; Borough President Gale Brewer; the Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce and others that have embraced our 2017 theme "Community Forward". Use Promo Code 1950 to save 50%https://www.eventbrite.com/e/silicon-harlem-conference-2017-tickets-36280307376
SYNERGY GLOBAL FORUM NEW YORK
submitted by evvnt Platform
Synergy Global Forum 2017 explores a world in which we are all co-creators - if we choose to be. The incredible line-up of speakers focuses on the skills, technology, and trends that will enable you to thrive in this world, co-creating value with colleagues, customers, and the global community.
Venue details: Theater at Madison Square Garden, 4 Pennsylvania Plaza, New York 10001, United Stateshttp://go.evvnt.com/148753-0
brunchwork w/ Slack
submitted by Paulina
You're invited to an unforgettable brunch with Slack's Head of Search, Learning, & Intelligence Noah Weiss and Director of Business Development at Thrive Global Dan Katz. Enjoy an intimate conversation with Noah, curated connections, a business challenge and pitch off...over a seasonal, farm-to-table meal.https://brunchwork.com/next-event/?eb_event_id=38216696167
3D Jewelry Design
submitted by Donna Cusimano
Design a bangle and learn to model it using primitive “building blocks” in Autocad’s TinkerCAD 3D modeling software. Students will learn the basics of 3D modeling, will learn about the different types of professional 3D modeling software available and will walk away with an understanding of how small jewelry designers use 3D to design and manufacture. Students need to bring a laptop and a mouse to this workshop and will need to have signed up for a free account through Autodesk.http://www.techgirlz.org/techshop/3d-jewelry-design/
Outbrain presents: The Ultimate Content Panel @ SMX East
submitted by David Markovich
Panel Moderator: Miko Levy, Vice President, Brands, US Outbrain
Pamela Piccola Fales - Director, Performance Marketing at Plated
Athena Papanicolaou - CEO, Milla & Co
Tom De Napoli - Snr Director, Content and Platform Strategy at Viacom Velocit
Zack Jacobs - Director of Marketing @ Mac Weldonhttps://www.meetup.com/nyinternetmarketing/events/242032963/
DataEngConf NYC - network with top data scientists and engineers!
submitted by Pete Soderling
Join several hundred top data scientists, engineers and analysts at our largest data event ever @ DataEngConf NYC!
2 days of 30+ technical data talks from top speakers at Google, Databricks, Twitter, Spotify, Datadog, WeWork, Buzzfeed, The New York Times, Chartbeat, Mashable, Kickstarter, Citus Data, Mt. Sinai, Apache Foundation, Columbia University, Stanford University & more.
Special discount code: NYTECH for 25% off tickets. Startup pricing also available.http://dataengconf.com
Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence & Bots: FirstMark's Code Driven
submitted by Dan Kozikowski
Code Driven features talks from senior startup leaders on real-world applications of algorithms & more. This month, we welcome leaders from Spotify, Quovo, and Quartz for a session on ML, bots & beyond.https://www.meetup.com/Code-Driven-NYC/events/244093150/
IBM Cloud and Cognitive Summit
submitted by Paula Pena
Unleash your potential with Cloud & Cognitive technologies...
Today's most successful innovators are unleashing their potential with cloud and cognitive technologies. With these tools, they’re not just doing great work, they’re doing the best work of their lives.
IBM has several huge fourth-quarter announcements that will help you transform your work, profession, and industry.http://cloudandcognitivesummit.com/
Harlem Tech Week 2017
submitted by Nizer Saunders
Harlem Tech Week 2017.
NYC's Small Business, Tech Startup Conference and Diversity Career Fair.
Events take place November 1-5, 2017 throughout NYC. Log on to http://HarlemTechWeek.org
Joining us for opening-day Wednesday, October 1st, we are honored to have as this year’s speaker Amol Sarva. Amol co-founded Virgin Mobile USA and is the co-founder of Knotel.
Our annual Investor-RT (roundtable discussion). Register now to meet, hear and learn what investors are saying and looking for.http://harlemtechweek.org/
Cyber Security Roundtable Mashup @ Blackrock 11/2
submitted by CyberAssistant
CISOs, CEOs, Presidents, Directors, VPs, Penetration Testers, Security Software Developers, Cryptographers, IT Specialists, Security Analysts, Risk Managers, Security Architects/Engineers, Programmers, Consultants, network with other top information security executives, practitioners, and potential investors. Gain knowledge of opportunities in the constantly growing information security industry while engaging with the community that is molding the future of the field & trailblazing new ventureshttps://www.eventbrite.com/e/cyber-security-roundtable-at-blackrock-tickets-38390971429
Travel Pitch Night
submitted by Voyager HQ
Apply to pitch at Voyager HQ's Travel Pitch Night!
Deadline: Friday, October 20, 2017 at 11:59 pm EDT
Five of the most innovative travel startup companies will gather at the Voyager Clubhouse to present to a panel of industry leaders and investors, including Kerri Zeil, Head of Amadeus for Startups, Online Travel Group. Panelists and audience will judge each startup on presentation, business model's viability, product/market fit, and fundability. Following the announcement of the winner, we will have a networking hour with drinks and hors d'oeuvres provided.
Powered by Amadeushttps://goo.gl/CGwK4b
ERA x Brooklyn Pitch
submitted by penny
Join ERA on November 2nd for the opportunity to pitch your company to our esteemed panel, network with amazing entrepreneurs and learn more about ERA. ERA invests $100K and gives founders access to NYC's leading start-up mentor network and community.
Apply by Nov. 6th: http://bit.ly/Apply2ERA *Program Starts January 8th
Civic Hall Presents: “The Last Days of Reality” Brown Bag with Mark Pesce
submitted by Alena Amante
Join us on November 3rd for a brown bag conversation with Mark Pesce about his new book “The Last Days of Reality”.
Inventor, futurist, educator, author & broadcaster Mark Pesce (@mpesce) shines a light a newly emerging world of Facebook profiling, machine learning, fake news targeting & augmented reality. “The Last Days of Reality” lays out the world we’ve created, then asks - while there’s still time - whether this is the world we really want to live in, & what might be done to change course.https://www.eventbrite.com/e/civic-hall-presents-the-last-days-of-reality-brown-bag-with-mark-pesce-tickets-38558860590
NYU Stern FinTech Conference 2017
submitted by NYU Stern Public Affairs
On Friday, Nov. 3, NYU Stern will host its second-annual FinTech Conference entitled, “The Transformative Potential and Regulatory Challenges of FinTech.” The day-long forum will convene researchers, industry executives, alumni and students to debate and discuss the future of FinTech, the latest research in this dynamic field and how technology is reshaping the finance industry.
For more information, including the full agenda and registration information, please visit the conference website.http://www.stern.nyu.edu/experience-stern/about/departments-centers-initiatives/interdisciplinary-initiatives/financial-technology-fintech/fintech-conference
submitted by Gina Gentilozzi
48 hour professional hackathon. We build free, new WordPress websites for 48 NYC Nonprofits in 48 hours. Read about what we do here - www.48in48.org and come volunteer with us. We need you. NYC Nonprofits need you!!https://newyork.48in48.org/volunteer/
Hybrid Identity Protection Conference 2017
submitted by Meytal Burstein
Hybrid Identity Protection Conference offers identity professionals an opportunity to discover new possibilities and technologies around directory services in the on-premises, cloud, and hybrid enterprise.
Our speakers include:
and other leading identity experts
NY Tech Meetup members can get a 25% discount to attend. Use code NYTech2017 on the registration page: https://hybrididentityprotection.com/registrationhttps://www.hipconf.com/
Market Intelligence Mornings: New York
submitted by Erin Zawacki
Learn from the best decision makers in business, as they break down the strategies and insights necessary to win market share in the digital age. Then collaborate with colleagues from across industries to identify the ideal trends to track and tactics to employ.
We will discuss…
Success stories & best practices: Hear directly from industry leaders about the secrets behind their digital success
Emerging Digital Trends: The key industry and consumer trends reshaping today’s digital world
Competitive insights: How to uncover the digital strategy of any competitor
Dancing with the Giants: How brands can thrive in an era of dominating giants such as Google, Facebook, Amazon and Expedia
Seats are limited and will fill up, so register now!
StrtupBoost: Communication Enhancement with Chuck Garcia
submitted by Jason Malki
Presentation Communication Enhancement: On November 7th StrtupBoost will host Chuck Garcia (#1 Best Selling Author: Climb to the Top; International Consultant to Fortune 500 companies in Communications; Columbia University Adjunct Professor). Be one of just 3 companies to get live valuable feedback. Useful for Pitching Investors or your next Business Development Deal.https://sbchuckgarcia.splashthat.com/
submitted by Jordan Jeffries
French-American Creative Lab Demo Night NYC
submitted by Daphné
On Nov 9 from 6.30pm to 9.30pm, meet 8 brilliant innovative French start-ups during the Demo Night NY of the third edition of the French-American Creative Lab, a program of the Cultural Services of French Embassy in the US and Business France.
The pitch session will take place at General Assembly and will be followed by a cocktail.
The event is free.
#CreativeLab #FrenchTech #innovation #culture #DemoNight
submitted by Felix Zeltner
Inbox Awesome is an annual boutique conference on the future of email, messaging and productivity in the heart of NYC. On November 9th 2017, you can join 250+ inbox experts all-day to discuss bots, voice AI, chats, newsletters and more. First confirmed speakers include leaders from Slack, Google and Zappos.http://inboxawesome.org
Andy Weir Book Launch
submitted by ELLEN SILBERMANN
Andy Weir, best-selling author of "The Martian", talks about his new book, ARTEMIS, with Jeffrey Kluger, author of Apollo 8 & 13. Books for sale, signing follows. This is his ONLY New York public appearance.
A special VIP ticket includes book, priority seating, and pre-talk reception with Andy. Limited number to tickets available.
Learn more @https://www.intrepidmuseum.org/andy-weir Tickets go on sale October 10 at 10:00am.
Products That Count: Product Guru Gib Biddle on Product Strategy and Leadership
submitted by Sarah Imbert
Netflix fmr-Product VP Gib Biddle shares his best practices for combining strategy and metrics to build a product organization that's willing to take on lots of risks to ensure fast-paced learning and "dent the universe."https://www.eventbrite.com/e/from-product-strategy-to-execution-tickets-38924647669
StrtupBoost: VIP Mixer
submitted by Jason Malki
The StrtupBoost Expo VIP Mixer will be a private mixer the day before the StrtupBoost Startup Expo that will be made up of exhibitors, sponsors, press, and investors. We are making 50 tickets available to the general public.https://sbexpovip17.splashthat.com/
The New York Supply Chain Meetup #01
submitted by Brian Laung Aoaeh
The goal of The New York Supply Chain Meetup is to foster a community of practice for people developing solutions to supply chain problems at startups, large corporations, academic institutions, and everything in between. We have a particular focus on the application of cutting edge technologies to supply chain innovation. Please join us for our inaugural event.http://meetu.ps/c/3v3vJ/BpG5K/f
submitted by Jason Malki
StrtupBoost Expo2017: An opportunity for over 60 exciting exhibitors to get in front of thousands of awesome attendees including startup enthusiasts, elite talent, the press and leading investors. SBX17 is being hosted at The Mezzanine by Bond Collective which is located in the heart of Downtown Manhattan.https://sbx17.splashthat.com/
Techstars Startup Weekend
submitted by Phil Rugile
Build a Business in Just a Weekend!
Have you ever seen a new product, app, or business and thought to yourself, "that was my idea a few years ago"? If you have, that means you did not have a process for taking that idea from concept to creation.
Startup Weekend is your chance to learn how to take any idea from concept to creation within a matter of days! Whether you are looking to...
Get introduced to the world of startups and entrepreneurship and take your own idea from concept to creationhttp://communities.techstars.com/usa/huntington--ny-ny-usa/startup-weekend/11520
Startup Spectacular 2017
submitted by Ronald
Startup Spectacular: The Best Two Day Event for Everything and Everyone You Need to Know to Take Your Startup to the Next Level. In this fast-paced multi-track program learn from experts: how to incorporate your business, raise money, attract and retain employees, protect your intellectual property, accounting 101, sales for startups, marketing on a shoestring, growth hacking, dealing with legal issues ranging from employee and supplier contracts to immigration-related issues for your employees.http://www.startupspectacular.com
How to Get Started in Web Design
submitted by Jordan Jeffries
If you’ve been thinking about learning to code and/or creating a website, this is the seminar for you. You’ll learn how websites are designed and built from scratch.
You’ll get an introduction to HTML and CSS and see how they are used to layout webpages and style content. We will upload a site to make it live for the world to see!https://www.nobledesktop.com/seminars/get-started-web-design
Intro to Adobe InDesign
submitted by Jordan Jeffries
InDesign is used to create ads, books, magazines, and more. In this seminar we’ll get you up and running with the basics of InDesign. We’ll create some layouts from scratch, as well as demonstrate some of the more powerful features on existing layouts to show what InDesign can do!https://www.nobledesktop.com/seminars/intro-indesign
NYC Digital Health Forum
submitted by Chelsea Polaniecki
Over the past decade, technological innovation has been transforming the healthcare landscape, and a major hub of digital health innovation has established itself right here in New York City. The NYC Digital Health Forum brings together entrepreneurs, healthcare organizations, investors, and other key industry leaders to discuss the immense opportunities for digital health innovation in New York. Questions? Challenges@health2con.com. Catch the Early Bird Discount before it's too late!http://www.nycdigitalhealthforum.com/