Wednesday, March 5, 2014
6:30 - 7:15 PM - Registration and Networking
7:15 - 8:00 - Welcome Speech - Anna Siegel, Hollie Haggans, Jess Erickson, Denise Philipp
8:00 - 8:30: Keynote with Erica Berger
8:30 - 9:00: Talk with Ivy Reyes
9:00 - 10:00 Networking & Drinks!
Erica Berger works at the intersection of journalism and technology, where she builds web products and writes stories aspiring to make media and the world better. As co-curator and founder of mileage (media), she helps good people who split time between NYC, LA, SF, and London better connect. This past year, she was honored as one of Forbes 30 Under 30, is the current NYC co-ambassador for the Sandbox Network, and was recently appointed to NPR's new millenial board, Generation Listen. Originally a Chicagoan, she now resides in Brooklyn, New York after spending 4 years in Los Angeles. Find her on the web at @GoodBerger.
Ivy Reyes is a Software Engineer in New York City. She is the Technical Lead for the International Team at Shutterstock, Inc. She received her Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from New York University and eventually her Masters in Business Administration degree from the Stern Langone program at New York University. When not writing code and building cool stuff, she enjoys reading, gardening, swimming, playing the guitar and spending time with her husband and two kids.
NYC Geekettes Ambassadors:
Anna Siegel & Hollie Haggans
Please visit: http://www.geekettes.io/cities/nyc/ambassadors
Founders of the Geekettes Organization: Jess Erickson & Denise Philipp
Please visit: http://www.geekettes.io/about-us/
*Special thanks to Niamh Hughes and the team at Shutterstock for hosting. Many thanks to Lifebooker for the delicious catering and goodie bags:
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