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Media and Innovation, How?

Join us for our kick-off Meetup! We'll examine how innovation in tech affects news and media.

6:00 — Refreshments and Networking

6:30 — Overview of DC Media Innovations 

6:40 — Media and New Tech, Amazon Fire TV and smart watch app demos by The Washington Post's Senior Software Developers Annyce Davis and Aaron Scheffel

6:55 — Big Data with Splunk by Gannett Digital's Solutions Architect Nivea Mandavia

7:10 — Online Group Reading of News by GroupSurfing's John Page

7:25 — Demo of Kilo, an Android touch video and selfies app by Kilo's Co-founder Babs Lee

7:40 — Drinks and Networking at Stan's Restaurant (Corner of L St and Vermont Ave at 1029 Vermont Ave NW, Washington, DC 20005)

Tweet at @DCMediaInnov or use #DCMediaInnov

This event is sponsored by The Washington Post and Splunk. Interested in being a sponsor or presenting at a future Meetup? Please get in touch!


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  • A former member
    A former member

    In case you missed the meetup, the slides are now available on SlideShare: http://goo.gl/l3PobO

    May 1, 2014

  • Bill M.

    Agree with Lance. Thought it moved along at a good pace. But why were there only 4 of us drinking at the bar afterwards? ;-)

    April 24, 2014

    • Lance

      Sorry. Dad came visiting from out-of-town yesterday.

      April 25, 2014

    • Angela W.

      Guess we missed each other. A few of us were cleaning up quickly to get to Stan's!

      April 25, 2014

  • Lance

    Very interesting topics. Organizers did a good job for this first Meetup

    4 · April 24, 2014

  • John P.

    Excellent organization and audience, thanks Annyce and Angela

    2 · April 25, 2014

  • Ray D.

    Good networking and presentations. Particularly liked Kilo - a great step forward for video.

    2 · April 25, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    We welcome the opportunity for others to share something during the meetup! Please send me a message with a brief overview of what you want to present and then we will get back to you. Thanks!

    March 30, 2014

  • John P.

    Good question David. If not I volunteer for a slot to demo our technology over washingtonpost.com.

    March 29, 2014

  • David M.

    Hello to all as a new member here. Quick question re. the upcoming meetup: are all of the demo slots filled?

    March 29, 2014

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