Doin' It Big

‘NY Tech Day’ to Cement City’s Tradition of Massive Tech Events

Mr. Petersen.

We New Yorkers like our tech expos like we like our pizza: big and cheesy. So, what is NY Tech Day? It’s a “science fair for startups,” and an event to “celebrate New York’s awesome startup ecosystem,” but more concretely, it’s going to be a gigantic one-day expo at the block-sized Lexington Ave. Armory, with 200 startup booths, more sponsor and vendor booths, and a few thousand attendees rotating through, and followed by an awards show.

The event was announced about three weeks ago and more than 750 attendees have registered (for free), said co-founder John Petersen, a former banker with an engineering degree. Read More