Startup Your Tech Career: Breaking into New York Tech

A session at Internet Week New York 2015

Thursday 21st May, 2015

7:00pm to 9:00pm (EST)

Thinking about breaking into the New York tech scene and curious about what it takes to work as a developer? Join Dev Bootcamp for an engaging panel discussion and learn about some of New York’s top tech companies and startups. Hear from entrepreneurs, founders, and developers about how they have built their careers, founded and grown companies, and have moved from non-technical to technical roles. Learn about what it’s like to work for an established company, a high growth startup, and to found a company and how panelists developed the skills to work as technologists in these environments.

Panelists will discuss their backgrounds, what brought them to work in tech and how they landed their first job, their day-to-day workflow, how they have strategized and built their careers, and share wisdom for navigating work in the tech industry.

Light refreshments will be served.

The panel features:
◦ Vlad Vukicevic, Co-Founder & CEO of Meural, CO-Founder and former CTO of Rockethub
◦ Justin Iso, Senior Software Engineer in Test at Shapeways
◦ Kirsten Nordine, Ruby/JavaScript Developer at Culturalist
◦ Nick Patch, Software Engineer at Shutterstock
◦ Stephanie Reaves, Developer at Human Condition Global

An official event of Internet Week NY

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Nick Patch

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Vladimir Vukicevic

Vlad is the Co-Founder & CTO of RocketHub - the world's funding machine. bio from Twitter

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Time 7:00pm9:00pm EST

Date Thu 21st May 2015

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