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Chicago

The New Techweek Is Inclusive, Effective, and Committed to Social Good

By | Oct 26, 2016 at 12:50 pm

Back in 2014, Techweek withstood widespread criticism for its perceived sexism, onstage rants, and a prevailing sense that the Chicago-founded technology conference was puzzling and disorganized. In light of these findings, many wouldn’t have placed their bets on the …

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Chicago

Big Data, Biased Algorithms, and America’s CTO at Chicago Ideas Week

By | Oct 20, 2016 at 11:20 am

On Monday, Chicago Ideas Week kicked off with a wide range of celebrity speakers, informed guests, and enthralled attendees. The event will take place over the course of the week, showcasing 150 total events with some of the most renowned minds in the tech industry…

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San Francisco

SCALE and The Incredible Spirit Of San Francisco

By | Oct 17, 2015 at 10:00 pm

We have all heard of the incredible entrepreneurial ecosystem in San Francisco. Last week, I had the opportunity to visit San Francisco, thanks to Jason Calacanis who was kind enough to invite hundreds of founders for free access to his two-day conference called SCALE,…

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Chicago

FinTech, EdTech Among Top Topics at Techweek Chicago 2016

By | Jun 30, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Last week, Techweek Chicago took over the Windy City with talks, competitions, and swanky food layouts. Attendees were privileged to discussions about sports technology, workplace diversity, meaningful mentorship and so much more. And while the entrepreneurial spirit was alive …

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Hackers and Innovators Make Switzerland Their Headquarters

By | Oct 14, 2015 at 8:39 am

Innovation leaders from markets all around the world are flocking to Switzerland. Driving this move is the desire to live and work among a community of people developing the products and services of the future. The fact that Switzerland consistently ranks at the top…

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DC

[Contest] Code Writers Workshop Set to Launch in DC

By | Sep 18, 2015 at 5:00 pm

Coding is far more than sitting in front of a computer for hours and thinking through logic patterns; developers need to be creative, able to communicate well, and have a passion for their project to be exceptional. There is a divide between coders who…

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3 Marketing Tips for Startups from Performance Marketing Insights Berlin

By | Jul 6, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Recently, Berlin welcomed advertisers, publishers, affiliate networks, startups, and adtechs from around the world for Performance Marketing Insights 2015. This two-day event brought together industry leaders including Ken Segall, Apple’s former creative director and Jeremy …

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Charleston, SC

DIG SOUTH Is the Playground of Tech Festivals

By | Mar 22, 2016 at 11:28 am

Tech startups and companies are not often synonymous with the Southeast. Down here we have amazing food, wonderful people, and historic cities, but we’re often not recognized like California, New York, or even DC. However, that is starting to change and DIG SOUTH is the…

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Portland, Maine

Who’s Speaking at Maine Startup & Create Week?

By | Jun 22, 2015 at 11:00 am

Whenever I’m planning to attend a conference or industry event, the first thing I do is check out the list of speakers and panels. This week (June 22-28) is the 2nd annual Maine Startup & Create Week, a conference to support, showcase, and encourage Maine startups…

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Portland, Maine

Register Now for Maine Startup & Create Week

By | Jun 12, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Maine is more than just lobster and beards. It’s also a great place to start up. In fact, Maine is home to so many innovators, makers, creators, and entrepreneurs, that they’ve decided to devote a weeklong conference to them. From June 22-28, the city…

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New Orleans

Independent Gaming League Announces NOLA Gaming Fest

By | Dec 14, 2015 at 7:00 pm

In Mid-November, Washington, D.C.-based Random Nerds founder Joe Corbett announced the formation of a new organization focused on bringing people together to learn, compete, and play. Dubbed the Independent Gaming League (IGL), they will create and host events around video games …

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Foto Master Brings Augmented Reality to Trade Shows and Events

By | Dec 7, 2014 at 8:00 pm

Recent developments in the augmented reality field did not skip the event attraction industry. Planners & exhibitors today work hard to provide new ways to deliver brand messaging in new and exciting ways. Spearheading this field is Foto Master, a promising company with an …

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International Startups Compete at ICT Summit ScaleMeGlobal Contest

By | Dec 4, 2014 at 10:00 am

Right now in Warsaw, Poland, the ICT Summit, organized by The Polish Agency for Enterprise Development, is being held to support and educate international startups with speaker tracks on startup ecosystems, pitching, global success, mobile apps, scaling, and more. As part of …

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NYC

Actually Fashionable Wearable Tech: Cuff Wins Decoded Fashion NYC Startup Competition

By | Nov 19, 2014 at 6:30 pm

Today and yesterday, Decoded Fashion held its New York Summit in NYC’s Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood, inviting leading startups and individuals from the worlds of fashion and technology to share their thoughts on such things as how fashion houses and retail …