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Hey Friends, It's been 6 months since lockdown has started and we're back, we're back. Event have all
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Hey Friends,
It’s been 6 months since lockdown has started and we’re back, we’re back.
Event have all shifted online- so RSVP and attend webinars and panels without leaving your home.
Always experimenting with new content. If you have events, deadlines to announce or content suggestions, let me know!
This Week's Events
Tue September 8, 2020 @4 – 5:00 PM EDT
Meet the woman founder who sold her biz to Unilever for nine figures: Jaime Schmidt. Learn how Jaime fundraised her startup, what companies she looks for as an investor, how she grew a global brand, how she prioritizes wellness as a founder/investor.

Tue, Sep 8, 2020 @ 4:00 PM EDT
The mental health challenges created by the pandemic show no signs of abating. So, innovators in mental health technology are responding to the crisis by building for and adapting to a contactless world.
This will be a panel inviting discussion how mental health tech solutions embrace our new reality.

Tues September 8, 2020 @6- 7 PM EDT
We’ll talk about what things you can do today to be more effective in your job search. How to persevere and not give up. What tricks and tips can improve your chances to get an interview.
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Sept 8-10, 2020
The 3 day online event will offer panels and keynotes featuring a sterling line-up of TV/video/advertising industry leaders; extensive networking and business-development opportunities; and the presentation of the 17th Annual Awards for Interactive and Multiplatform Television.

Wed September 9, 2020 @ 1:00PM EDT
A discussion with investment experts how their approach to investing in startups & SMEs has changed since Covid-19 and where we expect to be in 12 months. With Svenn Richard Andersen (Royal Norwegian Consulate General NY), Chris Young (Co-Founder, Revel Partners), Bala Kamallakharan (Founder, Startup Iceland), Arne Tonning (Partner, Alliance Venture).
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Wed Sep 9, 2020 @2:00PM EDT
Learn about how statistical models can allow biases to hide and propagate, Organizations currently fighting bias in data, and What you can do to help Event will feature speakers from MEASURE, Huston Tillotson University, and Capacity Catalyst.
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Wed September 9, 2020 @1- 8:45 PM EDT
The Girls in Tech Conference is your chance to have a real conversation about all the things that matter —- life experiences, triumphs, setbacks, tricks of the trade and industry trends. It will feature motivational presentations from some of the most extraordinary minds in tech, science, space and business, meaningful networking opportunities, breakout sessions, meditation, music, and more. This highly interactive virtual event is here to help you become your best self and thrive in work and life. Speakers from Amazon, Twitter, X Prize, NASA.

Wed Sept 9, 2020 @ 2:30 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
No one becomes a good Product Manager in a day. But we help you look inside the minds of great PMs to understand the mindset that makes them succeed. In this talk, learn about OKRs, defining them, tracking them and how to use for business needs.

Wed, Sep 9, 2020 @ 5:30 PM EDT
White supremacy and its values have been constructed into our societal structures and norms - including those found in design. This 90-minute interactive webinar will dive deeper into defining white supremacy and how it shows up beyond overt acts of hatred, explore how white supremacy is upheld in the ideologies and practices of “traditional” design thinking, and examine how we might shift design mindsets to more equitable, diverse, and inclusive practice.

Thu, Sep 10, 2020 @ 4:00 PM EDT
Was your event, conference, fundraiser, or celebration canceled? From the technical to the creative, learn to plan a great virtual event.

Fri, September 11, 2020 @5 – 9:45 AM EDT
International GovTech Day will bring together global GovTech community to discuss the progress of GovTech over the last years, both from startup and public sector perspective. The Covid-19 crisis showed that “business as usual” does not work in emergencies – you need out of the box solutions to tackle novel situations. The event will explore how startups delivered these kinds of solutions in a fast and reliable manner. 

Sat, Sep 12, 2020 @ 2:00 PM 
Calling all NEW YORKERS, DESIGNERS, HACKERS, TECHNOLOGISTS, and CIVIC SOCIETY BEINGS. Take civic action with us on the 8th annual National Day of Civic Hacking for a stronger New York State safety net! We’re teaming up with BetaNYCCode for BuffaloCode for Syracuse to improve New York State benefit programs and help those most in need of social safety net services in New York during the COVID-19 crisis. Everyone is welcome! No previous experience, expertise, or prep-work required.
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