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Queens Tech Meetup 2

We're excited to host Queens Tech Meetup 2 (QTM2) and to announce the following presenters:

Charlie O'Donnell is a Community Builder and Venture Capitalist who founded Brooklyn Bridge Ventures, was part of the original investment team at Union Square Ventures with Fred Wilson and Brad Burnham and started nextNY, NY's largest independent innovation community group.

Skillshare is a NYC-based community marketplace that is transforming education by empowering teaching and democratizing learning.

OKFocus is a LIC-based digital agency specializing in creating forward thinking applications. Featured by Ad Age as one of the top 50 creative agencies,  they've launched projects like Kanye's Fake Donda Project - WhoDat.Biz, Tug of Store, and Google's Draw With Your Face.

Aereo is a Queens and Brooklyn-based tech company that lets you watch live broadcast TV on Internet-connected devices.  Backed by Barry Diller's IAC, Fast Company recently called Aereo "a TV Platform so Disruptive Everyone's Suing It." They just won the first round last week against 17 networks when a federal judge denied the broadcasters' call for an injunction.

Complimentary Coffee fueled by Joyride CoffeeComplimentary beer & refreshments will also be provided. Support #QueensTech, share with your friends and tweet @coalition4qns.

Interested in volunteering, demoing or sponsorship? Contact ben (at) coalitionforqueens (dot) org.

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  • Ron S.

    Good lineup of presentations. The crowd in the back could have been a bit quieter to respect the presenters.

    July 29, 2012

  • Kathy W.

    I think it's off to a very good start.I really enjoyed it

    July 28, 2012

  • Kate Z.

    Still fun to come talk to people but the weather made things tough in that space. Could have done a better job managing the crowd during presentations an perhaps taken a break after you lost the crowd, let them talk then called everyone to order for the second half of presentations. I heard Areo was pretty cool but honestly the cat people lost me. Props for having kittens, though. I'll be back!

    July 28, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    It was good, some of the presentations could have been better, the room could have been quieter when the presenters were speaking. Overall it was good. Some more mixer type events could have added to the level of networking connections.

    July 27, 2012

  • Chris C.

    More chairs!

    July 27, 2012

  • Nelson A. R.

    It was ok. the giveaway t-shirt was cool

    July 27, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    a little unorganized...not enough seats.

    July 27, 2012

  • Chris S.

    The initial talk was way too long and so were the demos. I did love getting to see how big the community is and connecting with a few people.

    July 27, 2012

  • Valencio C.

    Great location. Free t-shirts. Nice demos. Wish people would respect the speakers and quiet down during the presentations.

    July 27, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    The venue is mostly indoors, so we are all systems go!

    July 26, 2012

  • Yang G.

    Maybe the double rainbows will show up once again after all.

    1 · July 26, 2012

  • Jukay H.

    Hi Maria, we'll be hosting Queens Tech Meetup rain or shine at the same space. Look forward to seeing you tonight!

    July 26, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    It's supposed to storm today. Is there a backup plan?

    July 26, 2012

  • jay s.

    Hi this is Jagdish Shah can I come and Pay at the door [masked]

    1 · July 25, 2012

  • Marcelo W.

    My name is marcelo wainberg and my email is [masked] and I will attend the Queens Tech Meetup 2 and bring a guest.

    June 20, 2012

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