What we're about

LocalTech New York is about the convergence of small, local and tech. We want to connect New Yorkers who are into tech, engaged with their neighborhoods, and/or interested in merging the two together. Whether you're a small business owner looking for interesting new tech opportunities, a technologist trying to build a solution for local, or just someone who loves where they live...come join us!

Disclaimer: SCOPE OF EVENTS: Though most of the events are focused around main topic of the meetup group but please note that the group takes a wider approach to host events so that all members can engagement in personal and professional development. All meetups promote one – on one interaction and building relationships amongst members.
The event topics include career, jobs, education, professional developments, mba, mba & masters admissions and other topics like immigration, tech, finance non profit, fashion, music and literature.
Some events would hosted and sponsored by third parties but the organizers are present the events and organizers feel that such events bring a lot of value to the members.

Please do not join the group is you disagree with approach

Upcoming events (5)

Pitch Your Startup To VC Panel & Get FeedBack.

Online event

MAKE SURE TO RESERVE A SPOT ON BELOW LINK: https://bit.ly/2Es9hyG NOTE - THIS IS A VIRTUAL EVENT TIME : 6:00 PM EST PITCH YOUR STARTUP TO INVESTOR PANEL OF VCs AND ANGELS (ON ZOOM) + 1:1 VIRTUAL NETWORKING Are you a startup looking to pitch your company in front of an audience and panel of expert VCs and Angel judges? This is your chance. Meet, field questions, and get immediate feedback from investors. Our judges come from a variety of industries - generalist as well as deep tech (AI, AR, Blockchain, Biotech, etc). Network with other investors and founders in the crowd. MAKE SURE TO RESERVE A SPOT ON BELOW LINK https://bit.ly/2Es9hyG HOW THIS WORKS Interested startups are required to block a slot in the ticket section on the event. There are 2 types of slots available; 3 MINUTES PITCH SLOT 1.5 MINUTES PITCH SLOT Once startup reserves a slot then it will be asked to present during the event on ZOOM PLATFORM. Startup can choose to Pitch anyway they like, Powerpoint, Verbal introduction, Video etc. Most common is using Powerpoint presentation. Once your allocated Pitch time is over then Panel VCs will ask questions and provide feedback. There is ample opportunity to network with VCs and fellow founders. NOTE - Startups that are pitching are required to come to prepared. Every pitch is timed very precisely. No extra time shall be allotted. MAKE SURE TO RESERVE A SPOT ON BELOW LINK https://bit.ly/2Es9hyG Login Details Will Be Shared Only With Attendees Closer To The Date Of The Event Panelists 1) Shirin A Ahmed - Investor VU Venture Partner, COO - Global health impact Fund, Mentor XRC Labs Shirin works alongside leading Private Equity and Venture Capital Firms, with strategy, development and implementation of consumer centric healthcare delivery models, product visioning and development, financial, clinical, operational and regulatory due diligence, value-based network design, performance improvements, mergers and acquisitions strategy, and market positioning. https://www.linkedin.com/in/shirin-a-ahmed-40666a24 2) Brandon Andrews - Leads ABC's Shark Tank Diversity Tour In addition to working with entrepreneurs Brandon has helped lead nationwide engagement campaigns including If Beale Street Could Talk (2018), Fences (2016), ROOTS (2016), and Concussion (2015). He managed the #TechtoWealth Designed to get 10K people of color coding, #TechtoWealth brought tech events to WeWork ,OTRII Tour cities + BET Hip Hop Awards with $1M in coding scholarships https://www.linkedin.com/in/mrbrandonandrews 3) Ruchi Dana - Venture Partner FundRx, Forbes Power Businesswoman 2020 Dr Ruchi Dana is a qualified medical practitioner, who has transitioned successfully into a seasoned entrepreneur and Business Leader. https://www.linkedin.com/in/danaruchi 4) Michael Wieser - Venture Lawyer, Serial Entrepreneur, Mobility Pioneer, Westchester Angels Principal Michael is a go-to resource and service provider in the tri-state entrepreneur and emerging company community. As a venture lawyer, Michael counsels emerging companies and startups throughout all phases of growth, as well as the angel investors that fund and acquire them. https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelwieser 5) Guillaume Kloof - Managing Partner at Valley Date Venture Partners Guillaume Kloof is an open-minded entrepreneur that is very active in the US and European startup ecosystem, helping high potential startups grow & get funding." https://nl.linkedin.com/in/guillaumekloof 6) Marian Tong - Managing Partner at LT Global Advisors and President Lair East https://www.linkedin.com/in/yao-marian-tong-1816ba80 Hosted By - New York Entrepreneurs, Startup & Business Coalition. Facebook Page - https://bit.ly/3hRrIMC Facebook Group- https://bit.ly/3fOX7NI Meetup Group - https://bit.ly/3hV6VaP Instagram - www.instagram.com/professionalunite/ MAKE SURE TO RESERVE A SPOT ON BELOW LINK: https://bit.ly/2Es9hyG Login Details Will Be Shared Only With Attendees Closer To The Date Of The Event

Crowdfunding To Raise Capital - Meet Republic (200M) Wefunder (150M) & More

Our panel will share strategies for startups to raise money through Equity Crowdfunding. About this Event NOTE - THIS IS A VIRTUAL EVENT TIME : 6:30 PM EST *********** REGISTER ON BELOW LINK TO CONFIRM RSVP https://bit.ly/3jY2vB4 Login Details Will Be Shared Only With Attendees Closer To The Date Of The Event Join us at a Panel and Pitch event with three speakers from Republic Crowdfunding Portal ($200M), Wefunder ($150M), and Caribu ($1M). Join to discuss the insights of a crowdfunding campaign, including picking the right project pitch and ideas for campaign. How to build an online audience, how to launch with a ‘bang’, how to keep the momentum going if it starts to slow down, and how to follow up with people when it’s all over.And most importantly - Creating a compelling crowdfunding strategy & campaign Login Details Will Be Shared Only With Attendees Closer To The Date Of The Event REGISTER ON BELOW LINK TO CONFIRM RSVP https://bit.ly/3jY2vB4 Panelist.... 1. CHUCK PETTID CEO at Republic and Co-producer of the international television show Meet the Drapers Chuck is CEO at Republic, a crowdfunding portal with a special focus on the diversity of race, gender, and location of their members, with an average VC funding pre-campaign of $3M and raised by their venture companies, angels, and communities more than $200M. He is also GP of a micro VC fund RainmakeMe, sat on the boards of Ruby Love (aka PantyProp), RidersShare, CrowdSmart and is an active mentor at 500 Startups and MassChallenge. REGISTER ON BELOW LINK TO CONFIRM RSVP https://bit.ly/3jY2vB4 3. MAXEME TUCHMAN CEO and Cofounder at Caribu Maxeme (Max) Tuchman is the CEO and Cofounder at Caribu, an interactive video-calling platform that helps kids have virtual playdates with family and friends when they can’t be physically together. Caribu has raised $1M through crowdfunding. Caribu is one of TIME Magazine’s Best Inventions, made Fast Company’s list of World Changing Ideas, named one of the ‘Top Ten EdTech Companies to Watch’ in Forbes, and won the 1776 Global Challenge Cup. Max has been the winner or finalist in 30+ pitch competitions, is the 59th Latina in the US to raise over $1M in venture funding and the first Latina founder to raise $1M in Equity Crowdfunding. She was recognized as one of Inc. Magazine’s Top 100 Female Founders in 2019. She has worked in almost every level of education from being a public school teacher, a Consultant at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Executive Director of Teach For America, and Education Projects Manager under NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg and DC Public Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee. REGISTER ON BELOW LINK TO CONFIRM RSVP https://bit.ly/3jY2vB4 2. JONNY PRICE Director of Fundraising at Wefunder Jonny Price leads the Business Development team at Wefunder, which helps founders raise capital from anyone, through equity crowdfunding. Wefunder has funded hundreds of early-stage startups with $150M (average raise of $350K), exposing them to over 600K potential investors on the Wefunder platform. He is originally from the UK, where he started his career in strategy consulting with Oliver Wyman. Jonny serves on the Federal Reserve Board's Community Advisory Council. Login Details Will Be Shared Only With Attendees Closer To The Date Of The Event REGISTER ON BELOW LINK TO CONFIRM RSVP https://bit.ly/3jY2vB4 Hosted By - New York Entrepreneurs, Startup & Business Coalition. Facebook Page - https://bit.ly/3hRrIMC Facebook Group- https://bit.ly/3fOX7NI Meetup Group - https://bit.ly/3hV6VaP Instagram - www.instagram.com/professionalunite/ REGISTER ON BELOW LINK TO CONFIRM RSVP https://bit.ly/317Adf2

Exclusive Virtual Networking (Online Event) - Do 1 on 1 chat with All Attendees

MUST CONFIRM RSVP ON EVENTBRITE WITH BELOW LINK LOGIN INFORMATION WILL BE SHARED AFTER REGISTRATION. https://bit.ly/3k8LsfF Don't miss out on this opportunity to make meaningful connections with other entrepreneurs, professionals, and leaders, all from the comfort of your own home or office. Do 1 on 1 chat with All Attendees Share Your Experiences Ask Questions Exchange Career Tips Build your Professional Network All Online From Any Device - Computer, Laptop, Tablet Or Phone. From Your Home Or Office We use an online, cloud-based platform to make it easy and fun for you to participate. After signing in from your home, office, smartphone or tablet, you’ll participate in 1 - on - 1 chats with other attendees in smaller chat rooms. Make sure your video and voice is enabled. Once you register, you’ll receive a link with login instructions MUST CONFIRM RSVP ON EVENTBRITE WITH BELOW LINK LOGIN INFORMATION WILL BE SHARED AFTER REGISTRATION. https://bit.ly/3k8LsfF Important COVID-19 Related Topics To Be Discussed 1) Career Related How to Look For Job During COVID-19. Best Online Interviewing Tips 2) Start-Up Related Do & Don’t Startup Pitch What Are VCs Looking for In Startup 3) Business Related How To Manage Your Business During COVID-19 We’re passionate about creating meaningful connections to help you be successful in your business. That’s why we’re keeping this event intimate with attendance being capped at 20 people. Given the nature of the event, we guarantee 1-on-1 with at least 10 networkers. You’ll also have two seasoned facilitators to guide your conversations and help you get the most out of this event. MUST CONFIRM RSVP ON EVENTBRITE WITH BELOW LINK LOGIN INFORMATION WILL BE SHARED AFTER REGISTRATION. https://bit.ly/3k8LsfF Limited Tickets Don't wait, register now to attend!

Workshop For Beginners - Java Website Programming; Learn High Income Skills

Must Read Description LEARNING JAVA AND WEBSITE PROGRAMMING FOR BEGINNERS. CONFIRM YOUR TICKET BELOW https://bit.ly/2TzqxWW Java high performance programming is used by the most powerful companies like Google, Microsoft and Amazon. Companies use the latest web and cloud based technologies to dominate their industry and take over the world of business. Learning how to use Java and Data Analytics to understand customer behavior is essential for every company to survive, those who could understand and predict the behavior of customers will destroy their competition. CONFIRM YOUR TICKET BELOW https://bit.ly/2TzqxWW Learn the most popular computer programming languages in our hands-on training class. These are the most required programming skills in today's job market in New York City. Learn from those who have already achieved success on what you want to do. 1. "Java" for high performance database web software development. Java is currently the Number-One programming skill in today's job market. 2. "Microsoft SQL Database", the most popular database for Data Analytics and Query Reports programming. 3. "Web Site Coding with HTML5 and JavaScript" for creating modern responsive web sites. This class will be taught by a full-time professional Web Software Engineer, he is a Certified Java Software Programmer by Oracle Corporation. The instructor has 19+ years of work experience as a software programmer. EACH STUDENT WILL RECEIVE A CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION FROM WEBSPERT CORPORATION, FOR THIS CLASS. This proves that you understand the skills required to program a modern web site with Data Analytics. HANDS-ON CODING: Write the code for a real business web site. We will do hands-on coding from your laptop during this class. CONFIRM YOUR TICKET BELOW https://bit.ly/2TzqxWW IMPORTANT: IT WOULD BE BEST FOR EACH STUDENT TO BRING YOUR LAPTOP TO THE CLASS. * Having real-life software programming experience could transform your career. * Learn the most popular coding skills to jump-start your career to a high paying job. * Make up to $100,000 per year as a software programmer in New York City. The fastest way to become a web site developer, is to learn from someone who is already working at the job that you want. Learn real coding skills from a real web software programmer with 19 years of professional work experience. Following our step-by-step directions in this class, students could walk along our proven success path. This class also includes: * A free follow-up 3-hours live group training class online, to answer your questions & learn more coding skills. * A free drink during the class. The sooner you take this class, the sooner you will benefit. Only 20 tickets are available and 13,000+ people are reading this invitation message. Please get your tickets now. CONFIRM YOUR TICKET BELOW https://bit.ly/2TzqxWW

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