Wednesday, March 5, 2014
6:30 - 7:15 PM -Registration & 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 - 10:00Networking & Drinks!
Erica Berger works at the intersection of journalism & technology, where she builds web products & writes stories aspiring to make media & the world better. As co-curator & founder of mileage (media), she helps good people who split time between NYC, LA, SF, & 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, & 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 ShutterstockShe received her Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from New York Universityand eventually her Masters in Business Administration degree from the SternLangone program at New York University. When not writing code & building cool stuff,she enjoys reading, gardening, swimming, playing the guitar & spending time with herhusband & two kids.
NYC Geekettes Ambassadors:
Anna Siegel &Hollie Haggans
Founders of the Geekettes Organization: Jess Erickson &Denise Philipp
*Special thanks to Niamh Hughes & the team at Shutterstock for hosting. Many thanks to Lifebooker for the delicious catering & goodie bags:
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