Volunteer Tech Coach Orientation
submitted by Kyle Mabb
Want to use your tech skills to help others? You can make a difference teaching one-on-one as a Volunteer Tech Coach!
DOROT is a nonprofit organization whose goal is to alleviate social isolation and provide concrete services to older adults. Through our new One-to-One Technology Coaching Program, Tech Coaches help older adults learn computer, tablet, or smartphone skills.
Interested in learning more? Fill out our interest form at www.dorotusa.org/techcoachform or contact email@example.com://www.dorotusa.org/techcoachform
8th Edition of QCon New York
submitted by Adelina Vasile
QCon New York is a direct-invite annual software conference for team leads, architects, senior developers, and technical engineering managers driving innovation in their teams. QCon features:
-Architecture/Developer focus with over 70 technical talks on topics like microservices, Java, Machine Learning, Security, Adtech as well as talks focused on building high-performance teams, soft skills, culture and more
- Speaker to Attendee ratio ~8 to 1 so you can network with software leaders
Careers at Startups: What You Need to Know
submitted by Bella
The startup bug. If you're reading this, you probably have a case of it. There's a ton of hype around both working at startups and launching a startup. There's excitement, risk, reward and the eschewing of the corporate path. What's the reality? And is it right for you? We’re getting together early employees and career experts to share their advice and experience about working for a startup.
After the panel, there will be ample networking time.
How to Secure Product Manager Offers with Big Companies
submitted by Stella Kim
What's the difference between interviewing for a Big Tech Company compared to a start up? Product Gym students have been interviewing with Big Tech in record numbers recently. In this workshop, we will be taking an in-depth look at how Google, Facebook, Amazon, and a few other other big names screen, interview, and hire Product Managers.http://bit.ly/2YZynej
In the Land of Financial Services, Will AI Be King?
submitted by NYPAY
Over the last few years, artificial intelligence (AI) has moved from “great idea” to “take it one step at a time” to “mainstream.” Who hasn’t heard and read about what AI is going to bring us “down the road?” Where is AI proving to be most powerful now, and where is it heading? Opportunities include augmenting decision-making in customer support across channels and credit access and collections. But is it about substitution, replacing humans, or does it rewrite the roles and augment humans?https://www.nypay.org/event/in-the-land-of-financial-services-will-ai-be-king/
W.O.W Wednesdays- Women of Wearable Tech:June Edition
submitted by Amanda McIntyre Chavis
Join us for W.O.W Wednesdays- Women of Wearable Tech. We celebrate and highlight women in wearable technology the last Wednesday of every month. Come network with us and find out more about Women of Wearables-New York Chapter.
Panelists: Cindy Kao- Hybrid Body Lab, Julie Gratz- Kaleida Studio and Tyana Bullocks-North.
Sponsored by Focals by North. Hosted by SAP Next Gen.https://WOWWednesday-june.eventbrite.com
Comodo Cybersecurity Active Breach Challenge Series
submitted by Lexie Janney
Comodo Cybersecurity is hosting The Active Breach Challenge Tour to provide a first-hand look at how Comodo solutions perform against top competitors. CISOs, VPs of IT and Heads of SOC or IT Operations gain the most insight to the business justification of having the right platform to solve the threat management problem. All events start at 12 pm ET.
June 26 - Del Posto, New York, NY: 85 10th Ave
July 10 - The Grill, New York, NY: 99 E. 52nd St
July 31 - Café Boulud, New York, NY: 20 E. 76th St
Building a Cannabis Startup
submitted by Bella
On July 26th, 4 of these frontier entrepreneurs will join us to discuss what inspired them, how they determined the right business model and how they've grown their business thus far. We'll also hear about the unique challenges of the space, from legal and regulatory complexities to the residual stigma of cannabis.
We’ll also discuss
Designing & prototyping your product
Marketing for cannabis products
Adhering to rules & regulations
Fundraising options for a cannabis startup
TRAVEL STARTUP HAPPY HOUR: PRIDE EDITION
submitted by Vlad Nabat
Voyager HQ proudly presents Travel Startup Happy Hour: Pride Edition!
Come celebrate the 50th anniversary of NYC Pride with us at Voyager HQ, and connect with the other entrepreneurs and travel enthusiasts!
All sales from tickets will be donated to Immigration Equality and Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund.https://voy.ag/2WF2Q32
The Creative Process
submitted by Chris Sparks
The Creative Process is an interactive workshop which will give you the system you need to consistently create quality content. From capturing all your ideas and insights all the way to regularly publishing world-class writing that moves your career forward, this hands-on experience will forever transform your relationship to the information you consume.
This workshop is co-hosted by Tiago Forte of Building a Second Brain, David Perell of Write of Passage & Chris Sparks of The Forcing Function.https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-creative-process-workshop-tickets-62872741061
From Startup to Unicorn: The Silicon Valley Roller Coaster
submitted by Britt Westfall
Join author and tech scaleup advisor, Roland Siebelink, for an interactive talk on his experience in three successive 10-1000 people scaleups. You'll hear first-hand war stories from three massive scaleup journeys in a row and learn how to:
- make your startup more robust while keeping an entrepreneurial culture
- move your goal posts from product-market-fit to product-market-dominance
- overcome valleys of death by mastering new competences at every stage
New York Venture Summit
submitted by Gil Garalnick
The 19th annual New York Venture Summit at Convene, NYC, presented by youngStartup Ventures, is the premier industry gathering connecting venture capitalists, corporate VCs, angel investors, technology transfer professionals, senior executives of venture backed, emerging and early stage companies, university researchers, incubators and premier service providers. Get $100 off the current rates with discount code NYTAVIP. Register today at http://bit.ly/2UiBOci to lock in the lowest possible rates!http://bit.ly/2UiBOci
Columbia Engineering Coding Boot Camp Demo Day
submitted by Emesha Jackson
Network with other local tech industry professionals and engage with new tech talent from the Columbia Engineering Coding Boot Camp. Students will showcase web applications that they've developed during the program and receive feedback from the industry professionals in attendance. It's a great opportunity to mentor and mingle with those in the tech community.https://columbiadd071019.splashthat.com/
Content Marketing | How Storytelling Builds Brands That Resonate
submitted by BrainStation New York
As any marketer will tell you, attention spans are not what they used to be. With so much information and content available - at all times - it’s become increasingly difficult to reach consumers. How do you break through the noise?
Join us for a discussion on the art of storytelling through content marketing. Learn how panelists have found brand success by creating a memorable experience for their customers. “Everyone loves a good story” and for good reason.http://bit.ly/2EII9Zs
TRAVEL FOUNDERS BREAKFAST
submitted by Vlad Nabat
Getting your travel startup off the ground? You are not alone!
Expand your network and share insights with other serious travel founders over coffee at this monthly gathering at the Voyager Clubhouse. We will talk about everything from concept to seed stage and jumpstart partnerships with like-minded travel startup trailblazers.
Voyager Digital Club Members RSVP for free!https://voy.ag/2Ia24Tj
submitted by Saron Yitbarek
A conference celebrating the wonderful world of code and how it can be used in fields like health, comedy, and civic engagement. It's designed for programmers and people who are new to code. Ticket includes access to talks and workshops along with the evening afterparty.http://codelandconf.com/
submitted by Madison Rozencwaig
Adweek will bring brands, agencies, publishers and solution providers together to educate one another and share best practices around a subject at the very heart of today’s media landscape: technology. Over two days of programming and interactive insights sessions, we’ll hear from speakers ranging from C-suite executives who will provide insight into technology integrated strategies.http://adweek.com/nextech
TOURISM PITCH NIGHT
submitted by Vlad Nabat
Voyager HQ is hosting its first ever Tourism Pitch Night, highlighting innovative startups that are leading the industry forward with new technologies for the tours, activities and experiences space.
Five innovative startups will have the opportunity to pitch to a panel of industry leaders and investors, as well as an audience of travel startups, corporate partners and technologists. Audience and panelists will vote for the winner according to a business model, presentation, product-market fit,
28th International Conference on Pediatrics Health
submitted by Tracy Whitney
Pediatric Health aims to learn and share knowledge in Pediatric Health field. Pediatric Health 2019 is an excellent platform to focusing on the themeAdvance Concepts And Frame Works For Pediatrics And Nenonatal HealthCare ”.The two days conference includes neonatal care workshops, symposiums and special keynote sessions conducted by eminent and renowned speakers who excel in the field of Pediatric Health. This global Pediatric Health Care Conference also encourages the active participation of yhttps://health.pediatricsconferences.com/
DigiMarCon New Zealand 2019 - Digital Marketing Conference
submitted by DigiMarCon New Zealand
DigiMarCon New Zealand 2019 Digital Marketing Conference & Exhibition will be held from August 28th to 29th, 2019 at the ANZ Stadium in Sydney, Australia. Whatever your goal is; reinforcing customer loyalty, improving lead generation, increasing sales, or driving stronger consumer engagement, the DigiMarCon New Zealand 2019 line up has been specifically designed to help you develop your audience.https://digimarconnewzealand.co.nz
DigiMarCon World 2019 - Digital Marketing Conference
submitted by DigiMarCon
DigiMarCon World 2019 is your chance to ...
- Hear from some of the most audacious and thought provoking speakers in the digital marketing industry.
- Gain insight into emerging strategies, the latest innovative technologies, and best practices to move your business to the next level.
- Network with thought leaders, collaborate with your peers and build your network in a beautiful atmosphere.
DigiMarCon World 2019 Digital Marketing Conference & Exhibition will be held Online from November 19https://digimarconworld.com
Small Business Expo 2019 - BROOKLYN (November 20, 2019)
submitted by evvnt Platform
Small Business Expo is America's BIGGEST Business to Business Trade Show, Conference and Networking Event for Small Business Owners, Entrepreneurs, Start-Ups and anyone that works for a Small Business or who is inspired to start their own Business.
Small Business Expo has been recognized four years in a row as an Inc 5000 fastest-growing privately held company celebrating its Eleventh Year Anniversary.http://go.evvnt.com/395461-2?pid=4609