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The SAP Purpose Network runs the SAP Experience Center's meetup scene in New York City, a venue dedicated to running community led events.

For all our New York events (or if you are interested in hosting a meetup in our New York space), check our website: https://next-gen.nyc/events

Upcoming events (5)

SciFi Wednesday - The Future of Wearable Technology with W.o.W

Sci-fi used to be about predicting the future, but now the future is here and the technology that was once an imagination is now a reality that is impacting businesses in all industries. We want to focus on the different technologies and dive deep into how we can use it today and in the future. Come join us in the discovery of sci-fi becoming a reality in SAP Leonardo Center NY. Join us now in the sci-fi world! SAP Next-Gen - in partnership with Womem of Wearable Tech (W.oW) - brings to you an interactive science fiction workshop during which you will hear from a group of innovators in the wearable technology space and then you yourself will use your SciFi creativity to dream up new concepts that will define the future of what we wear. Speakers: Stephanie Llamas - VP, Research and Strategy/ Head of XR As VP, Stephanie oversees research design and products across all digital gaming and interactive media segments for the company. A digital industry veteran, she brings deep experience in digital media and academic research, where she focused on digital media and politics. Stephanie is an advisor for the Casual Games Association and a regular speaker at industry events including CES, SxSW and GDC. She is a frequent thought leader, quoted in media ranging from Forbes to The Wall Street Journal and NPR. Amanda McIntyre Chavis - CXO/Founder; LegendFactory Amanda McIntyre-Chavis is Women of Wearables Ambassador in New York, USA. A philanthropist, motivational speaker, brand strategist and entrepreneur, Amanda McIntyre-Chavis has an unquenchable passion for music, art and technology. She is the CEO and Founder of LegendFactory, a interactive brand management company and two new tech initiatives: Muzaik, a social media aggregator and Myndfull, a wearable tech company. She is also an active mentor, arts advocate and supporter of various social causes. Amanda has over 18 years of experience in media and entertainment, spearheading development projects for Sony Music, Warner Music Group, Universal, BMG and EMI. She’s worked with world-renowned talent and brands such as Queen Latifah, Sum 41, Alicia Keys, Busta Rhymes, P!nk, Altec Lansing, Absolut, Pepsi, Playstation, Monster audio and many more. Based in New York, Amanda is a member of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, Inc. (NARAS), the National Association of Black Female Executives in Music & Entertainment (NABFEME), National Association of Professional Women (NAPW), the ELLEVATE Network and Women In Music. NOTE: Entrance to venue on 30th St. and 10th Ave.

#sheinnovates Meetup series in support of UN Women
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We are thrilled to invite you to join our #sheinnovates Meetup series, featuring incredible speakers paving the way for gender intelligence and women's access to the Tech Revolution! Thomson Reuters and SAP would like to invite you to participate in a panel discussion around the role of allies, advocates and mentors in fostering gender equality and retaining women in technology and entrepreneurship. Research consistently shows that gender diversity help companies excel and innovate, yet the tech world is still a "boy's club." How do we turn this around? The goal of this event is to open the door to ongoing cross-gender lines of collaboration and deeper understanding by bringing together a diverse panel of male and female advocates to share their unique perspectives on achieving gender equality and generate actionable insights to close the gender gap. This event will be held on Thursday, April 5th 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm and is in support of the #sheinnovates initiative created by the UN Women Global Innovation Coalition for Change, which SAP is part of, to connect, educate, empower and celebrate women in innovation, technology and entrepreneurship. SAP Next-Gen, an innovation platform within SAP, hosts a bi-weekly #sheinnovates meet-up at the SAP Lenoardo Innovation Center in their New York @ 10 Hudson Yards.

#sheinnovates Meetup series in support of UN Women
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We are thrilled to invite you to join our #sheinnovates Meetup series, featuring incredible speakers paving the way for gender intelligence and women's access to the Tech Revolution! Thomson Reuters and SAP would like to invite you to participate in a panel discussion around the role of allies, advocates and mentors in fostering gender equality and retaining women in technology and entrepreneurship. Research consistently shows that gender diversity help companies excel and innovate, yet the tech world is still a "boy's club." How do we turn this around? The goal of this event is to open the door to ongoing cross-gender lines of collaboration and deeper understanding by bringing together a diverse panel of male and female advocates to share their unique perspectives on achieving gender equality and generate actionable insights to close the gender gap. This event will be held on Thursday, April 5th 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm and is in support of the #sheinnovates initiative created by the UN Women Global Innovation Coalition for Change, which SAP is part of, to connect, educate, empower and celebrate women in innovation, technology and entrepreneurship. SAP Next-Gen, an innovation platform within SAP, hosts a bi-weekly #sheinnovates meet-up at the SAP Lenoardo Innovation Center in their New York @ 10 Hudson Yards.

#sheinnovates Meetup series in support of UN Women
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We are thrilled to invite you to join our #sheinnovates Meetup series, featuring incredible speakers paving the way for gender intelligence and women's access to the Tech Revolution! Thomson Reuters and SAP would like to invite you to participate in a panel discussion around the role of allies, advocates and mentors in fostering gender equality and retaining women in technology and entrepreneurship. Research consistently shows that gender diversity help companies excel and innovate, yet the tech world is still a "boy's club." How do we turn this around? The goal of this event is to open the door to ongoing cross-gender lines of collaboration and deeper understanding by bringing together a diverse panel of male and female advocates to share their unique perspectives on achieving gender equality and generate actionable insights to close the gender gap. This event will be held on Thursday, April 5th 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm and is in support of the #sheinnovates initiative created by the UN Women Global Innovation Coalition for Change, which SAP is part of, to connect, educate, empower and celebrate women in innovation, technology and entrepreneurship. SAP Next-Gen, an innovation platform within SAP, hosts a bi-weekly #sheinnovates meet-up at the SAP Lenoardo Innovation Center in their New York @ 10 Hudson Yards.

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