Thank you to our 2016 speakers who generously shared their time to contribute to the class of 2016 fellows!

the story of hackNY

the story of hackNY

Stereotype Threat in the Tech Industry

Data Visualization at the New York Times

chris_wiggins

Chris Wiggins
hackNY co-organizer

Hosted at: qLabs

evan_korth

Evan Korth
hackNY co-organizer

Hosted at: qLabs

josh_aronson

Dr. Joshua Aronson
Prof. of Social Psychology @ NYU

Hosted at: NYU Courant

amanda_cox

Amanda Cox
Editor @ The Upshot (NY Times)

Hosted at: The New York Times


Mistakes We Made and Lessons Learned Building Trello

The Transformation of Weight Watchers Technology

Politics and Startups in NYC

Case Studies from the Mayor’s Office of Data Analytics

michael_pryor

Michael Pryor
CEO of Trello, co-founder of Fog Creek Software

Hosted at: Fog Creek


michael_lysaght

Michael Lysaght
SVP Digital Product Engineering @ Weight Watchers

Hosted at: Weight Watchers

julie_samuels

Julie Samuels
Executive Director @ Tech:NYC

Hosted at: Foursquare

amen_ra_mashariki

Amen Ra Mashariki
Chief Analytics Officer for New York City

Hosted at: Facebook

Civic Engagement and Philanthropy

Ice Cream Workshop

Storytelling in the Age of Adaptive Journalism

Storytelling in the Age of Adaptive Journalism

craig_newmark

Craig Newmark
Founder of Craigslist

Hosted at: Civic Hall

eric_wu

Eric Wu
Executive Director @ hackNY

Hosted at: NYU Palladium

cory_haik

Cory Haik
Chief Strategy Officer @ Mic

Hosted at: AOL

julia_beizer

Julia Beizer
Head of Product and Design @ The Washington Post

Hosted at: AOL


Q&A with USV Partner Albert Wenger

The software engineering process at Hopscotch

Lessons from creating Orbital, an incubator of networks

Building Codecademy

usv

Union Square Ventures
Venture Capital Firm

Hosted at: Union Square Ventures

samantha_john

Samantha John
Co-founder of Hopscotch Technologies

Hosted at: Grand Central Tech


gary_chou

Gary Chou
Founder of Orbital

Hosted at: Orbital

ryan_bubinski

Ryan Bubinski
Co-founder of Codecademy

Hosted at: Codecademy

Top 10 things to Know

Random Forests, a Data Scientist’s Go-To Tool

How Motivate is building the Future of Transportation in Brooklyn

Jonah’s story

jenny_lawton

Jenny Lawton
Former CEO @ MakerBot, Former CEO @ LittleBits

Hosted at: Kickstarter

haile_owusu

Dr. Haile Owusu
Chief Data Scientist @ Mashable

Hosted at: Mashable

dan_fried

Dan Fried
Director of Software Engineering @ Motivate (CitiBike)

Hosted at: Microsoft

jonah_peretti

Jonah Peretti
Founder and CEO of Buzzfeed, Co-founder of The Huffington Post

Hosted at: Buzzfeed