171 West Randolph St
TECH TALK LIVE CONNECT
THURSDAY, AUGUST 22 • 6 P.M. – 8:30 P.M. HOTEL ALLEGRO CHICAGO
171 WEST RANDOLPH STREET CHICAGO, IL
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Chicago’s tech start-up scene has never been more vibrant and behind it are some dynamic female power players. This edition of Tech Talk Live will usethe “Lean In” debate as a launching pad, weighing in on the myth of work/life balance and how certain choices impact women’s roles as company founders. Also on the agenda are these discussion topics:
• How to leverage being a woman in a male-dominated industry
• Strategy and planning for growth
• Technology and social media to build the business
• Funding your own start-up – pros and cons
• Doing good in the world – making a positive impact
• Focusing on the future – filling the tech pipeline with young women
This panel of trailblazing leaders includes Amanda Lannert, CEO of Jellyvision Lab, Smita Shah, founder and president of SPAAN Tech, Elisa All, founder and CEO of 30Second Mobile and Melissa Pierce, COO of Everpurse.
Genevieve Thiers, founder of Sittercity will be moderating.