Introduction to the Chicago Startup Community

Date(s) - 07/25/18
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Hosted by
General Assembly

Introduction to the Chicago Startup Community

General Assembly

Wednesday, 25 July 6 – 8 pm CDT

This free class is an orientation to help newcomers to the startup scene get acquainted with the exciting world of tech in Chicago. We will give you the inside scoop on key events/meetups to attend, people, companies, VCs, blogs, incubators, programs, hot issues, and more.


Check-in & Networking: 5:30 – 6:00 pm
Event Intro & Kickoff: 6:05 – 6:10 pm
Panel Discussion: 6:10 – 7:40 pm
Q&A and Networking: 7:40 – 8:00 pm

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About the Speaker

Alida Miranda-Wolff Photo

Co-Founder and CEO,

As the founder and CEO of Ethos, a talent strategy firm for tech, Alida Miranda-Wolff grows the teams that fuel rocket ship companies. By shaping culture and developing talent, she helps strengthen every company’s biggest asset: its people. With a focus on diversity, hiring practices, vision and values, and career pathing, she partners with tech leaders to make possibilities and aspirations concrete realities. Alida previously served as Director of Platform at Hyde Park Angels, where she was one of only two dozen Latina women in VC.