February 2010 - Rally for the Future

This is a past event

676 people went

Location image of event venue


Special for Social Media Week...


11,956 NY Tech Meetup members,

Tuesday is an extravaganza.

Fewer demos this time. On 2/2/10 we discuss 2/2/20.

Prepare to be Recruited By The Future.

RSVP slots open NOW: http://www.meetup.com... (http://www.meetup.com/ny-tech/calendar/12287601/)
It's $20 with all proceeds to http://www.standwithh... (http://www.standwithhaiti.org/haiti)

Expect a 2-hour, fast-paced Rally for the Future, featuring testimony from...
* Tony Bacigalupo, New Work City http://www.nwcny.com/... (http://www.nwcny.com/blog/about/)
* Ben Berkowitz, SeeClickFix http://seeclickfix.co... (http://seeclickfix.com/citizens)
* Majora Carter, Majora Carter Group http://www.majoracart... (http://www.majoracartergroup.com/)
* David Nassar & Jason Leibman, Alliance of Youth Movements http://www.youtube.co... (http://www.youtube.com/user/youthmovements)
* Jacqueline Novogratz, Acumen Fund http://www.acumenfund... (http://www.acumenfund.org/about-us.html)
* Jay Parkinson, The Future Well http://thefuturewell.... (http://thefuturewell.com/)
* Clay Shirky, http://www.shirky.com... (http://www.shirky.com/weblog/)
* Paul Steely White, Transportation Alternatives http://www.transalt.o... (http://www.transalt.org/about)
* Rachel Sterne, GroundReport http://groundreport.c... (http://groundreport.com)
* Jose Antonio Vargas, Huffington Post http://www.huffington... (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jose-antonio-vargas)
* Conor White-Sullivan, Localocracy http://www.localocrac... (http://www.localocracy.org/)
+ special guests Reverend Billy and the Church of Life After Shopping Choir http://www.revbilly.c... (http://www.revbilly.com/)
+ a special announcement from the MTA http://www.mta.info/... (http://www.mta.info/)
+ more???? 2 2min slots available! Post by 5PM Friday! http://bit.ly/9dGHcb... (http://bit.ly/9dGHcb)
Organized by Scott Heiferman, Founder & CEO, Meetup http://meetup.com... (http://meetup.com) and Dawn Barber, Co-Founder NYTM

PS. Next Crisis Camp NY is 2/6 go here (http://www.eventbrite.com/event/558710117) for info and sign up.
Haiti fundraiser 2/26 by various NY tech groups: http://nytechcares.or... (http://nytechcares.org/) for info.

PPS. Thanks DFJ Gotham http://www.dfjgotham.... (http://www.dfjgotham.com/) & Wilson Sonsini http://www.wsgr.com/W... (http://www.wsgr.com/WSGR/Index.aspx) for sponsoring