NEW YORK--How do you make data scientists more productive? Jeremy Achin has an answer for you.
NEW YORK--Moral rights versus individual rights. That’s the struggle the entertainment industry faces these days when individual rights have blurred the lines between individual ownership and what is other people’s content, the title of the breakfast forum hosted by Gotham Media last November 18 at the Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz at 40th Street on Madison Avenue.
NEW YORK -- What is Birchbox? In the city, most tech meetups always asks people by a show of hands, how many people have heard of Birchbox? Most of the nearly hundred people raised their hand. If you’re still wondering, what it is about, it’s this: Birchbox delivers monthly boxes of beauty or grooming samples, picked to match your profile.
NEW YORK--Last November 9, Coinvent held a whole-day tech startup fair with several startups and inspirational talks at the Metropolitan Avenue in Chelsea.
NEW YORK--Last November 3, Alley Boost held a half-day startup expo featuring more than 60 startups at La Venue on 12th Avenue, blocks away from the Javits Convention Center.
NEW YORK--The future of event ticketing will have some kind of empowerment and engagement, according to Taku Harada, CEO and co-founder of Peatix who presented at last November 2 at the Japan NYC Startups at Pivotal Labs.
NEW YORK - Last November 3, OLC attended “Get Creative with IoT @ littleBits™ with littleBits™ Lab + More.” The event was held in SoHo in the littleBits™ retail store on West Broadway. Before the talks began we were all networking and, of course, playing with the littleBits.
NEW YORK--The NY Expo Business Conference held last October 27 at the Javits Center packs in hundreds of startups, not necessarily all online-based companies or early startups. Touted as the largest New York business conference event, it has exhibitions, seminars and free business consultations for an audience that’s not entirely from the city either.
NEW YORK- Last October 14, OLC attended AngelCube NYC Demo Day at WeWork in SoHo. In classic WeWork fashion, it took less than a minute for us to be reminded that there was beer on tap (In addition to a cheese plate and an array of mini-burgers). WeWork's creative space had a foosball table, a kitchenette disguised as a bar, and hanging light bulbs with exposed filament.
SAN FRANCISCO--Last October 21, OLC attended Pivotal Labs’ meetup with Cascade SF in its UX night. Andi Galpern and Eva Galpern had an interview session and Ame Elliott gave a presentation called Designing to Build Trust.