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The Student News Site of Thomas A. Edison Career and Technical Education High School

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The Student News Site of Thomas A. Edison Career and Technical Education High School

The Edison Light

Tech Week 2015

Tech Week 2015 is bringing the latest and greatest technological innovations to the Big Apple from October 12-18, 2015.  At the Metropolitan Pavilion, you can meet with thousands of entrepreneurs, developers, and innovators to celebrate how far technology has come and get a preview of what the future holds for us.

When asked why he would attend Tech Week 2015, Jose Benitez stated that, “I want to learn about the latest advances in the tech world, and see what new gadgets are on the market.”  

Kyle Pierre stated, “I would like to just stay up to date with what’s coming out, if there’s anything useful or interesting I would be willing to spend my money on.”

Metropolitan Pavilion is located at 125 W 18th Street. Photo Credit: Andy Ricknauth
Metropolitan Pavilion is located at 125 W 18th St.
Photo Credit: Andy Ricknauth

Some events include the Techweek Grand Tour, Techweek Expo, Techweek Hiring Fair, FashionTECH Runway Show, and Techweek Hackathon.  The Hiring Fair and Expo are both free and open to the public.  

There will be seventy five of the most engaging tech minds that will be sharing their expertise at the Techweek conference.  Such speakers include Alex Chung, the CEO of Giphy, Christopher Williams, Chief Product Officer at iHeartRadio, and Danny Boice, Founder & CEO of Trustify. These are some of the most respected and innovative minds in technology that we have today.  It would be an amazing opportunity for the youth of today to get to speak and pick the minds of the creators of applications that we use on a daily basis.  

Tech Week 2015 is going to be an action packed event that’ll show you the newest products making waves in New York.  

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