The FACC Tech Talent Trends Forum will bring together multiple stakeholders of the NYC tech talent recruitment ecosystem: tech schools & universities, tech gradutes, tech recruiters, start-ups, scale-ups, IT departments of large corporations, IT project outsourcing consultants, & more.
This event is an initiative of the FACC Technology, Startups & Entrepreneurs Committee.
Come to General Assembly, a leader in tech training, & join 100+ guests to hear more than a dozen stakeholders of the NYC Tech Talent Supply & Demand worlds who will provide answers to these questions:
Who do you hire? What are the most important skills? (soft/hard)
Where do you hire?
What makes a tech position stand out in today's market? (compensation, benefits, work environment)
What are the most attractive career paths?
Where are the gaps in the tech talent market, & what do you think are solutions to bridge them?
There will be Q&As, with the opportunity for event guests to share their own experiences of the NYC tech talent market. The speaker interventions & Q&As will be followed by 1 hour of networking around wine & hors-d'oeuvres.
Laura Clayton McDonnell, VP Enterprise Sales East Region, ServiceNow: IT Workflows, Employee Workflows, Customer Workflows, in Health Care / Education / Government / Financial Services.
Suchit Jain, VP of Strategy & Business Development, Dassault Systemes SolidWorks: Lead Corporate Strategy, Alliances, User Advocacy & New technology acquisition at SolidWorks. Evaluate & create plans to integrate technologies, such as Internet of Things (IOT), 3D Printing, Robotics, within SOLIDWORKS software.
Christian Guirnalda, Director, Verizon 5G Labs: Engaging the community about 5G across 5G Lab locations, building new experiences through our 5G Incubator, supporting the best & brightest entrepreneurs, academics, & innovators.
Chris Bradley, Executive Director, Product & Data Management, Comcast: also founder & CEO of Mana Health, acquired by Comcast (interoperable middleware layer for healthcare, combining EMR data with devices & other patient-generated data to create a unified longitudinal patient record API.)
Nicolas Taborisky, CEO at Theodo, Inc: Theodo is a tech-team-for-hire that worked with highly successful startups such as BlaBlaCar & Mano Mano, & large corporations such as BNP Paribas & Admiral.
Bjorn Austraat, Global Cognitive Finance Leader, IBM: Responsible for overall cognitive, AI, & machine learning strategy of IBM Integrated Account team. Instrumental in advancing IBM offerings from IBM Research, analytics & Watson portfolios & in establishing unified AI/ML strategy.
Vijay Veerachandran, Managing Partner, SoHo Square Solutions. SHS specializes in IT/technology staffing. SHS worked for PWC, Accenture, Boston Consulting Group, BNP Paribas, Credit Agricole, Societe Generale, & more. Missions include: developers, data managers, internal audit compliance specialists, electronic trading specialists & more.