Past Meetup

Cloud Reality: Improving Efficiency and Scaling in a Cloud Environment

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Two Liberty Place

50 South 16th Street, 3rd Floor · Philadelphia, PA

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2 Liberty Place Philadelphia, PA 19102

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Tech in Motion: Philly is kicking off their first event on May 10, 2012! We have a great night planned- filled with networking and socializing with tech enthusiast from across the Philadelphia area!

Tech in Motion: Philly Event Schedule:

6:00-7:00: Free food, drinks, and networking with other tech professionals and the Jobspring Partners and Workbridge Associates community.

7:00-7:40: Presentation on "Cloud reality: Improving Efficiency and Scaling in a Cloud Environment”

7:45-8:00: Questions, comments, and wrap- up.

8:00-Onwards: Joining Ladder 15 ( for their anniversary party - awesome drink specials, free food and fun times

About the Presenters: Phil Ives ( and Don Norbeck (!/DonNorbeck)

Phil Ives: Phil is an innovative and entrepreneurial technologist and business professional with over 14 years’ experience delivering mass-appeal, consumer-facing technology. A Three-time venture backed CTO. He primarily focused on immersive media and scaled application design and development for mainstream consumers of software service: video, social networking and games, such as popular consumer websites like QVC,, the first internet TV site for multicultural entertainment Sivoo, and the largest social network for women entrepreneurs, Ladies Who Launch. Successful launches of products as well as building and maintaining technology teams and best practices.

Don Norbeck: Chief Architect and Corporate Development Officer, Don Norbeck is responsible for VCE research and long-term product strategy. Don previously served as Architect for VCE’s Product Engineering organization, involved in all facets of product strategy and evolution.

Prior to joining VCE, Don served as Technology Officer – Virtualization, Cloud Computing and Product Strategy for SunGard Availability Services, leading a team exploring revenue and market growth opportunities in virtualization and cloud computing. Don has over 15 years of engineering, architect and IT roles in high tech companies.

Don holds a BA from Vassar College and a Law degree from Temple University.