POSTPONED: Another Silicon Valley? New York as a Tech City

MAR 10, 2020 | 6:30 PM

Details

WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

ROOM:

1201: Elebash Recital Hall

WHEN:

March 10, 2020: 6:30 PM

ADMISSION:

Free; Reservations Required

SPONSOR:

Public Programs

Description

This event has been postponed.

Watch a video about Professor Sharon Zukin's book: 
VIDEO - The Innovation Complex


Join experts and members of the city’s tech community for a discussion of New York’s astonishing recent growth as a center of digital technology. What does the next decade promise for venture capital, tech jobs, diversity, and companies like Uber and Airbnb? Featuring Greg David, distinguished lecturer at CUNY’s Newmark Journalism School and columnist at Crain’s New York BusinessDavid Eherenberg, president and CEO of the Brooklyn Navy Yard; John Frankel, co-founder and partner, ff Venture Capital; Ben Kallos, New York City Council member representing District 5; Judith Spitz, founding program director of the Women in Technology and Entrepreneurship in New York Initiative; Sharon Zukin, professor of sociology at Brooklyn College and The Graduate Center, author of The Innovation Complex: Cities, Tech, and the New Economy.
 
Presented with the Gotham Center for New York City History.