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EVENT SPOTLIGHT
 Sep 21: Brunchwork w/ Union Square Ventures
With Gillian Munson (Partner, Union Square Ventures) & Erika Cheung (Founder, Ethics In Entrepreneurship).

 Sep 24: Healthcare Entrepreneurship Symposium
With Wizdom Powell (Dir., UConn Health), David Calone (Jove Equity), Eric Feinstein (Northwell VC), Ethan Wergelis-Isaacson (Dreamit VC), Noel Goddard (Accelerate NY Seed Fund).

 Sep 25: Mastering ASO - How To Find & Optimize Keywords
With Ariel Michaeli (Co-Founder/CEO, Appfigures) & Gilad Bechar (Co-Founder/CEO, Moburst).

 Sep 25: Understanding The Value vs Cost Of ML Platforms
With Mohammed Ridwanul (Product Lead, Dessa) & George Wang (Strategic Partnerships, Dessa).

 Sep 25: Building A Restaurant Startup
With Yong Zhao (Founder/CEO, Junzi Kitchen) & Caroline Sizer (VP Investing & Portfolio Mgmt, RSE Ventures).

 Sep 28: FinTech Brunchwork w/ Plaid
With Charley Ma (NYC Growth Mgr, Plaid).

 Oct 02: Pet Innovation Challenge
Discover entre-pet-neurs in action & check out ideas that are changing the pet-care landscape. With Rich Thompson (Founder, Factory).

 Oct 03: The Round - Tech Job Event
For developers & data scientists. Showcasing freshest open positions at cutting edge of engg & data science. Employers incl. FarFetch, Uber, Facebook, AppNexus.

 Nov 05: Male Ally Summit
With Jeremy Legg (CTO, Warner Media), Ather Williams (MD, BofA), Jason Thompson (VP Diversity, Techstars), Jocelynne Rainey (Chief Admin Officer, Brooklyn Navy Yard), Lawrence Fauntleroy (Dir., Tech Talent Pipeline).

 Nov 07: MarketplaceLIVE 2019
With Ari Wallach (Founder, Fast Company's Futures), Catherine Blackmore (Head of Customer Success, Oracle), David Cappuccio (Analyst, Gartner).

 Nov 12: TiE New York Pitch Competition
Pitch to investors, angels & entrepreneurs. Apply by Oct 11.
 
CLASS SPOTLIGHT
 
 
WEEK OF SEP 16
Saturday, Sep 21

Sep 21
9:00am
 $10 
HexHacks - UX Hackathon 
General Assembly HQ

Sep 21
9:00am
 $799Popular Event 
Mogul X 
The Knockdown Center

With Deb Bubb (Chief Leadership & Learning Officer, IBM), Stephanie Cohen (Chief Strategy Officer, Goldman Sachs), Janis Hoyt (Chief People Officer, Honest Company), Lisa Perez (Head of Social Media, Savage X Fenty), Divya Gugnani (COO, Wander Beauty), Alex Shebar (Dir. Experiences, Culture Trip).

Sep 21
9:00am
 Free
Popular Event
 
DevFest 2019 
Lehman College

With Alex Castillo (Founder, Neurosity), Hendrix Tavarez (Founder, Lockerfish Labs), Kyle Paul (Regional Lead, Google), Manjeet Dadyala (Lead Cloud Strategist, SADA), Rafael Gonzalez (Campus Dir. Pathways to Student STEM Success, Lehman College).

Sep 21
9:00am
 Free
Popular Event
 
Mobility For All Abilities Hackathon 
MakerSpace at Brooklyn Army Terminal

Sep 21
10:00am
 Sponsored Event 
UX Design For AR/VR 
RLab at Brooklyn Navy Yard

With Sam Brewton (Lead AR Designer, Apprentice.io).

Sep 21
10:00am
 $300Popular Event 
Women Talk Design 
General Assembly

With Karen Reilly (UX Design Mgr, Workday), Abby Bajuniemi (UX Research & Design, Gomoll), Hope Armstrong (Sr Designer, Treehouse), Kathi Kaiser (Founder, Centralis), Joanna Pea-Bickley (Head of Design IoT, Amazon AWS), Kim Lenox (VP Product Design, Zendesk), Lauren Lucchese (Product Design, Cars.com).

Sep 21
11:30am
 $50Sponsored Event 
Brunchwork w/ Union Square Ventures 
Lair East

With Gillian Munson (Partner, Union Square Ventures) & Erika Cheung (Founder, Ethics In Entrepreneurship).

Sep 21+
5:00pm
 $450Gary Event 
NYC AgTech Week 2019 
Venues

With founder/CEOs Alexander Tobias Peggs (Square Roots), Olesen (Bablyon Micro-Farms), Andrew Carter (Smallhold), Dermot O'Regan (Grow Bristol), Henry Gordon-Smith (Agritecture), Jonas Gunther (We Are The New Farmers), Rob Laing (Farm.One), Yemi Amu (Oko Farms), Tessa Price (Labs Mgr, WeWork Food Labs).
 
Sunday, Sep 22

Sep 22
9:00am
 Gary Event 
Solve Challenge Finals 
Apella

With Anousheh Ansari (CEO, XPrize), Fox Harrell (Dir. Center For Advanced Virtuality, MIT), Monique Idlett (Reign Ventures), Emi Mahmoud (UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador), Sara Menker (CEO, Gro Intelligence), Sanjay Sarma (VP Open Learning, MIT), Fred Swaniker (Founder, African Leadership Group), Vijay Vaitheeswaran (Business Editor, The Economist).
 
WEEK OF SEP 23
Monday, Sep 23

Sep 23
6:30pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
Hands-on Intro To Rapid Prototyping w/ Node-RED 
NYC Blockchain Center

With Pooja Mistry (Developer Advocate, IBM Cloud).

Sep 23
6:30pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
Grown Ups Go Back To School 
Flatiron School Manhattan

With Steven Balasta (Lead Instructor Software Engg, Flatiron School).
 
Tuesday, Sep 24

Sep 24
8:00am
 $799Gary Event 
Future Of Television 
Museum of Jewish Heritage

With Jonathan Barzilay (COO, PBS), Colby Smith (SVP Content & Partnerships, Disney), Albert Lieberman (Dir. Entertainment Media & Tech, NYU Stern), Andy Shenkler (Chief Product Officer, Deluxe Entertainment), Aron Levitz (GM, Wattpad), Blake Sabatinelli (CEO, Newsy), Bruce Gersh (President, Entertainment Weekly), Carol Hinnant (EVP, Comscore), Christy Tanner (EVP, CBS News).

Sep 24
11:00am
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
Healthcare Entrepreneurship Symposium 
Hofstra University

With Wizdom Powell (Dir., UConn Health), David Calone (Jove Equity), Eric Feinstein (Northwell VC), Ethan Wergelis-Isaacson (Dreamit Ventures), Liz Cohn (Dean for Research, Hunter College School of Nursing), Noel Goddard (Accelerate NY Seed Fund), Rob Delman (Golden Seeds), Shanequa Levin (Founder, Women's Diversity Network).

Sep 24
12:00pm
 $125Popular Event 
Evolving E 2019 
Times Center

With Rakesh Tondon (Founder/CEO, Le Tote / Lord & Taylor), Blake Chandlee (VP Global Partnerships, Facebook), Layla Amjadi (Product Mgr, Instagram Shopping), Erik Anderson (Founder/CEO, Topgolf), Ryan Darnell (Max Ventures), Shai Goldman (MD, SVB), Robin Li (GGV Capital), Silvija Martincevic (CIO, Affirm).

Sep 24
6:00pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
Flatiron School Campus Tour 
Flatiron School

Inside look at classroom & lecture spaces, communal areas & facilities & chat w/ Flatiron team.

Sep 24
6:00pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
Pizza & Code Study Session - Access Labs 
WeWork DUMBO Heights

With Jelani Thomas (Community Lead of Mktg, Flatiron School).

Sep 24
6:30pm
 Free
Popular Event
 
Women Of Impact Pitch Competition 
Venue

With Jennifer DaSilva (President, Berlin Cameron & Founder, Girl Brands Do It Better), Cate Luzio (Founder/CEO, Luminary), Danielle McNally (Exec Editor, Marie Claire), Laura Mignott (CEO, Dflash), Shermin Lakha (CEO, LVLUP).

Sep 24
7:00pm
 $20 
Newsmakers Event 
The Lookup Rooftop
 
Wednesday, Sep 25

Sep 25
8:00am
 $795Popular Event 
GCV Synergize 
Hearst

With Susan Lyne (BBG Ventures), Gus Warren (SamsungNext), Esther Dyson (EDeventure Holdings), Teddy Himler (SoftBank Capital), Jenny Fielding (Techstars), Gil Beyda (Comcast Ventures).

Sep 25
8:30am
 Gary Event 
Towards A Circular Economy 
Baker McKenzie

With Frederic Glanois (Minister Counsellor, Economic & Financial Affairs), Kanni Wignaraja (Asst Secretary General, UNDP), Lauren Yarmuth (Dir., IDEO), Amy Hall (VP Social Consciousness, Eileen Fisher), Ron Gonen (CEO, Closed Loop Partners).

Sep 25
5:30pm
 $40Gary Event 
Why Open Is The Future Of Banking 
Davis Wright Tremaine

With Jane Barratt (Chief Advocacy Officer, MX), Don Cardinal (MD, Financial Data Exchange), Ronald Mazursky (Dir. Strategic Initiatives, Jack Henry), Gene Neyer (Chief Strategy Officer, Icon), Arshi Singh (Dir. Product Mgmt, Currencycloud).

Sep 25
6:00pm
 $15Popular Event 
Do No Harm - Achieving Net Zero Buildings 
Building Energy Exchange

With Amanda Sturgeon (CEO, International Living Future Institute), Amanda von Almen (Head of Sustainable Built Environment, Salesforce), Stas Zakrzewski (Founder, Zakrzewski + Hyde Architects), Yetsuh Frank (MD Strategy & Programs, Building Energy Exchange).

Sep 25
6:00pm
 $20Popular Event 
[Retail X] DTC Acquisition - Getting Your Early Customers 
Davis Wright Tremaine

With founder/CEOs Chris Benedict (Felix Grey), Meg He (Aday), Elana Reinholtz (Bird + Stone).

Sep 25
6:00pm
 $30Popular Event 
Getting Into PropTech 
VTS

With Amy Millard (CMO, VTS), Mark Smukler (Founder, Bixby), Monica Shiwratan (Backend Enggr, Greystone & Co), Poonam Mathis (CEO, Raise).

Sep 25
6:00pm
 $18 
Neuroscience Of Digital Distractions 
Centre For Social Innovation

With Anastasia Dedyukhina (Founder, Consciously Digital).

Sep 25
6:00pm
 Free
Gary Event
 
Mastering ASO - How To Find & Optimize Keywords 
Amazon AWS Loft

With Ariel Michaeli (Co-Founder/CEO, Appfigures) & Gilad Bechar (Co-Founder/CEO, Moburst).

Sep 25
6:00pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
Tech + Tacos Study Session 
Flatiron School Manhattan

Sep 25
6:30pm
 $25Popular Event 
Peter Mackler Award For Courageous Journalism 
Craig Newmark Grad School of Journalism at CUNY

With Paolo Borrometi (Italian journalist & expert on Sicilian mafia).

Sep 25
6:30pm
 $25Sponsored Event 
Building A Restaurant Startup 
Betaworks Studios

With Yong Zhao (Founder/CEO, Junzi Kitchen) & Caroline Sizer (VP Investing & Portfolio Mgmt, RSE Ventures).

Sep 25
6:30pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
How To Analyze Twitter Using Node-RED 
NYC Blockchain Center

With Pooja Mistry (Developer Advocate, IBM Cloud).

Sep 25
6:30pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
Understanding The Value vs Cost Of ML Platforms 
APAX Digital

With Mohammed Ridwanul (Product Lead, Dessa) & George Wang (Strategic Partnerships, Dessa).
 
Thursday, Sep 26

Sep 26
8:00am
 $195Gary Event 
NYC Media Lab 2019 
NYC College of Technology City Tech

100 interactive technology demonstrations; cutting-edge research, startup presentations + 14+ hands-on workshops.

Sep 26
9:00am
 $800Popular Event 
LAVCA Venture Investors Annual Meeting 
Tribeca 360

With Julie Ruvolo (Dir. Venture Capital, LAVCA), Martin Escobari (MD, General Atlantic), Shu Nyatta (Partner, SoftBank), Julie Ruvolo (Dir. VCl, LAVCA), James Shen (MD, Qualcomm Ventures China), Arjuna Costa (MD, Flourish Ventures), Tayo Oviosu (Founder, Paga), Bill Cilluffo (QED Investors), Jackie Hyland (Partner, A55).

Sep 26
12:00pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
Data-Driven Approaches To Forecasting 
Venue

With Javed Ahmed (Sr Data Scientist, Metis).

Sep 26
1:00pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
Twitch Stream Thursdays 
Venue

With Nick Bourdakos (Developer Advocate, IBM Watson & Mofizur Rahman (Developer Advocate, IBM Cloud).

Sep 26
2:30pm
 Free
Popular Event
 
[Documentary Screening] The Great Hack 
NYC College of Tech @ CUNY

With Justin Hendrix (Executive Director, NYC Media Lab), David Carroll (Associate Professor of Media Design, The New School), Justin Hendrix (Executive Director, RLab).

Sep 26
6:00pm
 $19Popular Event 
How Can A Smart City Become A Smart Destination? 
WorkVille

With Ajay Patel (VC, Verizon Ventures), Albert Thompson (Mktg Technologist, Loud Hailer), Steven Kalifowitz (President, Localize), Jimmy Glaser (Founder, Live XYZ).

Sep 26
6:00pm
 $50Popular Event 
The Art Of Entrepreneurship 
Luminary

With Alexandra Harper (Founder, Women of Culture), Princess Lockerooo (Dancer), Carol Lester (Artist), Hazy Mae (Visual Artist), Jasmine Sandler (Social Branding), Rosemary Loar (Theater Actress & Broadway Producer), Jessica Schechter (Award-winning Dir. & Actor).

Sep 26
6:00pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
Metis Lightning Talks 
Venue

Sep 26
6:30pm
 $20 
Persian Women In Tech NYC Launch 
GQR Rooftop

With Mandana Ansari (Influencer + Digital Content Creator, Digital Brand Architects).

Sep 26
6:30pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
From App Idea To Openshift 
NYC Blockchain Center

With Mofizur Rahman (Developer Advocate, IBM).

Sep 26
6:30pm
 Free
Gary Event
 
URBAN-X Demo Day Evening Party 
A/D/O

Cohort 06 wrap celebration.

Sep 26
7:00pm
 $20Popular Event 
High NY - Hemp & Sustainability 
Come Back Daily

With David Abecassis (Chief Science Officer, Titan BioPlastics), Vincent Oliver (Founder/CEO, A CBD Remedy), Stephen Cutter (Founder/CEO, Hemp For the Future), Michael Zaytsev (Author).
 
Friday, Sep 27

Sep 27
7:00am
 Free
Popular Event
 
International Pathways - Cities Decarbonizing Buildings 
Building Energy Exchange

With Satoshi Chida (Dir. Emission Cap & Trade, Tokyo Municipal Govt), Masaki Numata (Climate Change Policy, Yokohama City), John Lee (Dir. Green Building & Energy Efficiency, NYC Mayor's Office of Sustainability), Laura Jay (Dir., C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group), Yuko Nishida (Climate Change, Renewable Energy Institute).

Sep 27
9:00am
 $272Gary Event 
Render - Hearing Voices 
Betaworks Studios

With founder/CEOs Dennis Crowley (Foursquare), Danielle Baskin (Dialup), Jonathan Myers (Earplay), Naomi Hirabayashi (Shine), Molly Beck (Messy.fm), Saqib Muhammad (Resemble AI), Nicola Korzenko (GM, Podfund), Danika Laszuk (GM, Betaworks Camp), Matt Harman (Betaworks VC), Nicholas Pappageorge (Analyst, CB Insights).
 
Saturday, Sep 28

Sep 28
11:30am
 $40Sponsored Event 
FinTech Brunchwork w/ Plaid 
Nomadworks

With Charley Ma (NYC Growth Mgr, Plaid).

Sep 28
3:00pm
 $35Gary Event 
Cocktails For A Cause 
5th&Mad

Benefitting MOUSE, non-profit for national youth development, using technology as a force for good.
 
Tuesday, Oct 01

Oct 01
6:30pm
 $20Popular Event 
Aviation Pitch Night 
Company HQ

In partnership with JetBlue Technology Ventures.
 
Wednesday, Oct 02

Oct 02
8:30am
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
Innovations In Digital w/ Croud & Microsoft 
Microsoft

With Sophie Sarin (Strategic Sales, Microsoft), Adam Clemence (Sr SEO Account Mgr, Croud), Chandni Kothari (Assoc. Dir., Croud).

Oct 02+
5:30pm
 $20Popular Event 
TechMeeting - Pushing Business Boundaries w/ AI 
Company at Grand Central Tech

With Natan Reddy (Intelligence Analyst, CB Insights), David Polinchock (President, Bel), Joseph Sartre (Managing Partner, Interlace Ventures) + demos by 3DLook, Inturn, RetailDeep, Outernets & Fillogic.

Oct 02
5:30pm
 $15Popular Event 
80 Flatbush - Passive School, Active Towers 
Building Energy Exchange

With Jared Valle (Architect & Developer, Alloy Development) & Stephen Cassell (Founding Principal, Architectural Research Office).

Oct 02
5:30pm
 $20Sponsored Event 
Pet Innovation Challenge 
Factory

Discover entre-pet-neurs in action & check out ideas that are changing the pet-care landscape. With Rich Thompson (Founder, Factory).
 
Thursday, Oct 03

Oct 03
12:00pm
 $10Gary Event 
NYC BigApps Blockchain Demo Day 
Urban Tech Hub @ Company

Oct 03
5:00pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
The Round - Tech Job Event 
Venue

For developers & data scientists. London's best loved tech job event coming to NYC. Showcasing some of the freshest open positions at the cutting edge of engineering & data science. Employers incl. FarFetch, Uber, Facebook, AppNexus.
 
Saturday, Oct 05

Oct 05
11:00am
 Sponsored Event 
Shaders In Unity 
RLab at Brooklyn Navy Yard

With David Lobser (Artist-in-Residence, NYU's Future Reality Lab) & Nate Turley (Creative Technologist).
 
Sunday, Oct 06

Oct 06
11:30am
 $50Sponsored Event 
Brunchwork w/ Alibaba 
General Assembly

With Katerina Petraki (Dir. Biz Dev, Alibaba B2B North America), Ana Mahony (Head of US Cities, Uber Eats).
 
Wednesday, Oct 09

Oct 09
6:00pm
 $10Popular Event 
GreekTech Talks - Women In Tech 
Betaworks Studios

With Ioanna Stanegloudi (Co-Founder, Verge Capital), Eleni Delimpaltadaki (Managing Partner & Co- Founder, Equivico), Lucy Xu (Founder, The Port), Emmanouela Androulaki (VP Acct Mgmt, Remerge).
 
Thursday, Oct 10

Oct 10
11:00am
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
The Path To Clean Prices In Crypto 
Venue

Explore ways to sift thru market prices for legitimate economic activity, learn best practices by exchanges & find safer trading venues.
 
Sunday, Oct 13

Oct 13+
6:00pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
NJIT@JerseyCity Info Session 
Venue

With Craig Gotsman (Prof. & Dean, NJ Institute of Technology).
 
Wednesday, Oct 16

Oct 16
6:30pm
 $50Sponsored Event 
Peloton Brunchwork 
Venue

With Graham Stanton (Founder, Peloton).

Oct 16
6:30pm
 $10Popular Event 
Contrasting PM Disciplines Between Coasts 
Amazon AWS Loft

With Charlie Javice (Founder/CEO, Frank), Erica Windisch (Founder/CTO, IOpipe), Veronica Pinchin (Dir. Product Mgmt, Sidewalk Labs), Crystal Huang (Principal, NEA).
 
Friday, Oct 18

Oct 18
8:00am
 $198Popular Event 
Women In PropTech Summit 
Stroock

With Rachel Loeb (COO, NYCEDC), Emily King (Head of Innovation & Trade Commissioner, Consulate General of Canada), Laura Fox (Bikes & Scooters Mktg, Lyft), Cindy McLaughlin (CEO, Envelope), Betsy Reed (VP Tech, Starwood Capital), Aviva Fink (VP, Reonomy), Calandra Cruickshank (President, Statebook), Poonam Matthis (Founder, Raise), Cate Agnew (Head Of Valuation, Natixis), Merritt Hummer (Bain Capital).
 
Saturday, Oct 19

Oct 19
11:30am
 $45Sponsored Event 
Superconnector Brunchwork 
Venue

With Joshua Spodek (Author, Leadership Step by Step).
 
Sunday, Oct 20

Oct 20
11:30am
 $50Sponsored Event 
NEA Brunchwork 
Venue

With Liza Landsman (Venture Partner, NEA).
 
Saturday, Oct 26

Oct 26
11:30am
 $45Sponsored Event 
Delivery Brunchwork 
Venue
 
Tuesday, Oct 29

Oct 29+
8:30am
 Free
Gary Event
 
Columbia Nano Initiative Industry Day 
Davis Auditorium at Columbia University

Oct 29+
8:30am
 Free
 
Columbia University's Nanotech Initiative - Columbia Nano Day 2019 
Columbia University
 
Saturday, Nov 02

Nov 02
11:30am
 $40Sponsored Event 
Brunchwork w/ BoxGroup, Techstars 
Industrious Bryant Park

With David Tisch (Managing Partner, BoxGroup).
 
Tuesday, Nov 05

Nov 05
9:00am
 $250Sponsored Event 
Male Ally Summit 
Convene

With Jeremy Legg (CTO, Warner Media), Maurice Stinnett (VP Diversity & Inclusion, BSE), Ather Williams (MD, BofA), Matt Wallaert (Chief Behavioral Officer, Clover Health), Jason Thompson (VP Diversity, Techstars), Jocelynne Rainey (Chief Admin Officer, Brooklyn Navy Yard), Lawrence Fauntleroy (Dir., Tech Talent Pipeline).
 
Thursday, Nov 07

Nov 07
8:30am
 $499Sponsored Event 
MarketplaceLIVE 2019 
Spring Studios

With Ari Wallach (Founder, Fast Company's Futures), Catherine Blackmore (Head of Customer Success, Oracle), David Cappuccio (Analyst, Gartner). Connect w/ community building cloud, network & internet infrastructure.
 
Tuesday, Nov 12

Nov 12
6:00pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
TiE New York Pitch Competition 
Grant Thornton

Pitch to investors, angels & entrepreneurs. Apply by Oct 11.
 
Sunday, Nov 17

Nov 17+
6:00pm
 Free
Sponsored Event
 
NJIT@JerseyCity Info Session 
Venue

With Craig Gotsman (Prof. & Dean, NJ Institute of Technology).
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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