New Tech Seattle - Diversity in Tech Event

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133 people went

Impact Hub

220 2nd Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104 · Seattle, WA

How to find us

http://newtechnorthwest.com

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Details

White House Champion of Change for Technology Inclusion
Event in partnership with Female Founders Association.

Purchase Your Ticket Now at NewTechNorthwest.com (http://newtechnorthwest.com). Tickets are $10-$15 before the event and $20 at the door. RSVPing on this meetup page will not register you for the event.

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Join us at this event partnering with HERE Seattle (http://www.hereseattle.com/) to discover how Seattle organizations and companies like KPMG are creating stronger and more productive workforces through diversity programs. You'll also hear how the White House Champion of Change for Technology Inclusion, local organizations and Jonathan Sposato, the author of Better Together are helping minorities, women, their allies and companies that need them to build better futures together.

+ the crowd:
The Northwest’s smart, fun, creative, innovative tech community – software and application developers, company owners, startup founders, recruiters, hackers, job seekers, executives, investors, community leaders, and people who are new to the area.

+ the speakers:
Founders, leaders & innovators sharing their passion & new tech through 5 minute presentations & 3 minutes of your Q&A. Presenters flow from early stage startups to enterprise companies.

Blue Canoe Learning (http://bluecanoelearning.com/) presented by Sarah Daniels - Helps non-native English speakers improve their pronunciation and business communication.

iUrban Teen (http://iurbanteen.org/) presented by Deena Pierott, White House Champion of Change for Technology Inclusion - Discover how they're bringing together underrepresented teens and young adults for career exploration and mentoring.

Nez Perce Tribe Department of Technology (http://www.nezperce.org/official/informationsystems.htm) presented by Danae Wilson - Discover how the Nez Perce Tribe is bringing technology to their Native American members.

Better Together (https://www.amazon.com/Better-Together-Working-Extraordinary-Products/dp/111945218X)author & Geekwire Chairman, Jonathan Sposato - Learn how 8 Ways Working with Women Leads to Extraordinary Products and Profits

KPMG (https://home.kpmg.com/us/en/home.html) presented by Joe Davila - The U.S. audit, tax and advisory services firm, operates from 87 offices with more than 26,000 employees and partners throughout the U.S.

+ the format:
Connecting, food & drinks >community building >community shoutouts >sponsor shoutouts >presentations >afterparty

+ the vibe:
Neighborhood block party – fun, friendly & relaxed with complementary food & a no host bar. You’ll laugh, smile, and have a fun night out with[masked] Seattleites,[masked] Eastsiders or 100 Tacomans.

+ the experience:
Discover innovative, creative and inspirational new technology (or smarter use of old tech). Could be VR, IoT, Apps, Fintech, Mobiletech, Healthtech, Cloudtech… you get the idea.

+the afterpary
Continue connecting to fantastic people in our community at Good Bar after the show ends around 7:30pm.

Register Now at NewTechNorthwest.com (http://newtechnorthwest.com)

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Thank You to Our Powered By Sponsor:

T-Mobile (http://t-mobile.com/): Wireless rule-breaker, proudly sponsoring New Tech Northwest.

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Thank You to Our Terabyte Sponsors:

NorthEastern University (http://northeastern.edu): 25% tuition discount to graduate applicants with aligned values
Dimensional Mechanics (http://dimensionalmechanics.com): DimensionalMechanics’s NeoPulse AIStudio creates custom AI models faster
Inviso (http://invisocorp.com): Specializing in Cloud migration, BI, marketing, consulting, and SAM

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