@LATech4Good: September #Tech4Good Events of Interest

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We’re full into September and lots is happening that may be of interest to you:

The official launch of Mayor Eric Garcetti ‘s WiSTEM L.A. mentorship and networking initiative takes place on Sept 15. Agenda and registration at https://www.lamayor.org/WiSTEM

 

Glendale Tech Week - https://www.glendaletechweek.com/ - is next week and our friends at NELAUX are hosting Breaking the Law: How Startups Use Design to Disrupt the Legal Business on Sept 19. Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/breaking-the-law-how-startups-use-design-to-disrupt-the-legal-business-tickets-48928941782

 

Blockchain for Good LA is hosting a discussion on Blockchain + AI on Sept 20. Check it out and register at https://www.meetup.com/Blockchain-for-Good-L-A/events/254492291

 

DataKind is recruiting volunteers based in the United States for a number of projects soon to launch.

Read and apply by September 23, 2018 at https://bit.ly/Sept2018OpenCall

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1805C6RPJWNLZbuVg6DzZzIyD-aHUxK0d/view

 

SXSW Pitch takes place in front of a live audience and panel of expert judges to discover advancements in various sectors of emerging technology. Heidy Vaquerano, Managing Director of Girls in Tech LA, recently joined the Advisory Board. If you are interested in applying, but the fee is holding you back, please feel free to reach out to her and she can work something out.

https://www.sxsw.com/apply-to-participate/sxsw-pitch/

 

Tech Jobs for Good is a job board that helps you find tech jobs at mission-driven companies in the United States. https://www.techjobsforgood.com/, brought to you by Noah Hart in Austin

 

Cheers!

Karen, Anne-Marie & Zimar

LA Tech4Good