Best Tech Events This Week (Venture Forward, AngelHack, Tech Drinkup, Games for Change, NJ Tech Meetup, S.H.E. Summit)
This is a guest post from Gary Sharma (aka “The Guy with the Red Tie”), founder and CEO of GarysGuide and proud owner of a whole bunch of black suits, white shirts and, at last count, over 40 red ties. You can reach him at gary [at] garysguide.com.
There have been plenty of hackathons happening in the city over the last year or so–photo hackathons, video hackathons, local hackathons, gov hackathons, you name it. Hackathons are awesome and really help spur creativity and enable the building of cool stuff. And, for folks who have full-time jobs but are intrigued by entrepreneurship, this is a good way to dip their toes into the startup pool. This week we have AngelHack, with hundreds of developers, four simultaneous, connected locations, $100,000 in prizes including $50,000 in angel funding, an amazing list of mentors, and much more. So go check it out.
And now let’s see what’s happening in the Alley this week… Read More