Agenda subject to change
6pm - Meg Shope Koppel Ph,D. of PhiladelphiaWorks
Meg is an inspired strategic thinker with 25 years’ experience innovating the use of evidence, information and research to drive decision-making for effective use of funds and program resources. Nimble at working across governments and agency partners to facilitate leveraging of resources and building programs. Adept at budget development and management, cross-department staffing and building learning environments for high performance teams
Join us in our next meetup as we host an open event for those looking to learn about the multiple opportunities to connect with others, learn more about tech, and network with like-minded individuals from the various tech networking organizations in our city.
Are you a highly skilled, experienced technologist looking for your next career move? If so, please consider apply for our partner’s upcoming networking event!
The Women In Tech Soiree serves the purpose of highlighting the supportive
programs of technology, innovation, and education within women and
diverse groups in Philadelphia.
This event brings together some of the most talented, savvy, and passionate
women in the city for an evening of knowledge sharing while mixing and
mingling over celebratory cocktails and fare.
This year, the event will feature Angel Rich, noted black female tech founder
whom Forbes Magazine has named “The Next Steve Jobs”, along-side a panel
of rock star women within the regional tech community, moderated by Tiffanie Stanard of Stimulus. The inspiration from the speakers is designed to promote connection, collaboration, and success.
Now that you have taken the time to learn the tech language,
Time to figure out what this new fangled knowledge and certification can do,
Please join us as we sit down with employers and discuss realistic expectations for your next steps in beginning your tech career.
Never straying from our focus on diversity and inclusion, we will also be hosting a panel discussion with area based experts in diversity hiring.
Entrepreneurs will present their technology-based product, and receive real-time feedback on development, possible funding sources, pitching and and next steps in market readiness.
AGENDA: (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)
6-6:10 Intro: Naila Mattison, Lead Facilitator
6:10-6:30, Miles Davis, PhD. will speak about Growing Your Enterprise.
6:30 - 7:30: The MAIN EVENT - Sharq Tanc!
--> 1-Dimensional multiplayer video game --> Light Pong (on at 6:30 pm)
--> Research consultancy specializing in survey research --> S3 Rock Research (On at 6:50 pm)
--> Video Call Coaching for DIYers with Professionals --> Taqoh (On at 7:10 pm)
--> Marc Coleman, Tactile Group
--> Jon Gosier, Southbox
--> Todd Outten, Serial Entrepreneur and Seasoned Tech Professional
--> Brett Topche, Red + Blue Ventures
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