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Bring the amazing Lesbians Who Tech Summit to NY in June! You have 5 days to show us you really want it. Join our crowdfunding campaign and buy your ticket today! http://igg.me/p/725963/twtr/2121338

Help Lesbians Who Tech Summit go to New York

Help Lesbians Who Tech Summit go to New YorkThe Lesbians Who Tech Summit in San Francisco brought together 800 queer women in tech. Now let’s bring the magic to New York!

Just over a year ago, we started doing Lesbians Who Tech happy hours, to bring together queer women across the tech industry. It quickly grew to over 3,000 people in 14 cities worldwide.

As the next step, we hosted the Lesbians Who Tech Summit in San Francisco, a few weeks ago. It was a completely amazing event, with 800 queer women, incredible speakers, a hackathon for social good, and weekend events like a bike ride and brunch.

Even though about 25% of our attendees came in from out of town, we know San Francisco is still pretty far.

So many people said, “It sounds amazing – you should bring it to New York!” And that’s what we’re going to do, with your help. 

To make it happen, we have to pre-sell 150 tickets, which shows that you all really want the Summit to happen. And we have just 5 days to do it because we don’t want to lose the venue we have on hold! 

Once we pre-sell 150 tickets, we’ll begin planning this amazing weekend.

Support the campaign by purchasing your early access ticket, spreading the word and making the New York Summit a reality! 

About the Lesbians Who Tech New York Summit

We’re planning the Summit on June 19-22, 2014 at the Tishman Auditorium at the New School, in Union Square.

Thursday, June 19

Morning // Brunch on topics around specific topics like entrepreneurship, media, engineering, design and more.

Afternoon // SUMMIT at Tishman Auditorium at the New School, in Union Square

Night // After Party

Friday, June 20

Some ideas for programs we’re working on:

  • Life in the day of // A one-day mentoring experience where you get to spend a day with a senior person in technology
  • Tech Crawl // Visiting different tech offices around the city and Brooklyn
  • Friday Night Tech Dinners // Dinners at different offices, in partnership with tech groups around NY
  • Co-working Day // Small meet ups at different offices based on niche focuses where people could hang out and co-work for the day
  • Friday Night PARTY

Saturday & Sunday, June 21-22

  • Hackathon
  • Picnic in the park
  • Brunch
  • Saturday Party
  • Other satellite events

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