Ninth Meeting of THE ITEM – Technology and Education: Nov 17, 2015

A chance to meet and learn from other tech professionals in the Greater Philadelphia area

AGENDA:

5:30 – 6:00 – Networking

6:00 – 6:15 – Elevator Pitches.

ITEM Sarah Johnson, Community Outreach Manager – Techgirlz to discuss a program designed for girls to learn how to code.

Rajat Bhageria, CEO and Founder of Third Eye to talk about being a student founder.

ITEM Thomas Elliot of Lockheed Martin proposed a weekly Tech Talk Translator to help the less tech savvy amongst us pick up on some of the language typically bandied about in this space. He will speak in his personal capacity.

6:15 – 6:45

Speaker: ITEM Board Member, Damian Salas, Assistant Dean of Entrepreneurship Programs at the Close School of Entrepreneurship.

Topic: Why a School of Entrepreneurship?  Drexel’s Disruptive Innovation

6:45 – 7:30 – Networking