We're back with a new location & another awesome lineup of speakers.
Thank you to Collab (https://www.collab.nyc/) for hosting us at their incredible space & for being a longtime friend of the hardware community.
Shout out to Rush Order for sponsoring this month's meetup. Rush Order (https://rushorder.com) provides global warehousing, multi-channel order fulfillment, & in house customer support for hardware startups to large enterprises. They have a warehouse just north of the city!
Here's the agenda for the evening:
6:00 - 6:35pm: Arrival, food, mingling
6:35 - 6:45pm: Welcome & notes
6:45 - 7:10 pm: Christine Schindler, Co-Founder & CEO of PathSpot (http://pathspottech.com/). PathSpot is a system that protects food service companies & their customers from the threat of foodborne illness. The PathSpot device scans employee hands to identify the presence of harmful contamination, all in less than 2 seconds.
7:10 - 7:35 pm: Jonas Guenther, Co-Founder of We Are The New Farmers (https://www.new-farmers.com/). We Are the New Farmers is a 21st century urban farm, using technology to sustainably grow one of the most nutrient-dense foods on EarthSpirulinaright here in New York City.
7:35 - 8:00 pm: Ashley Carmen, Senior Reporter at The Verge (https://www.theverge.com/). Ashley covers independent hardware companies, Instagram, the podcasting business, dating apps, & whatever else strikes her fancy. She's the host of the podcast Why'd You Push That Button?, a show about the decisions we're forced to make with technology, & the video series In The Making about the challenges independent hardware creators face.
8:00 - on: Community announcements & networking.
See you soon!