2014 Technovation Kickoff
Friday, January 10, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (EST)
New York, NY
All teachers, students, mentors and any people interested in the Technovation program are invited to attend our 2014 Kickoff Event.
We will be hearing from expert panelists about the tech field and working together to brainstorm app ideas for the 2014 round of Technovation.
Agenda for the Night
6:00-6:15: Opening Comments from Devin Dillon, NYC Technovation director
6:15-7:00: Panel discussion featuring Margaret Honey from NY Hall of Science, Carol Pak from Plum Alley and Jenn Shaw founder of NYTech Women and Bella Minds
7:00-7:30: Meal provided by Google
7:30-8:00: Paper Prototyping
8:00-8:15: Present Paper Prototyping to a Mentor
8:15-8:30: 2013 Mentor from 2013 Technovation winning team finishes with closing thoughts
When & Where
Technovation is the global technology entrprenuership program for girls.
Through Technovation, young women from all over the world identify and solve problems in their local communities by developing mobile app prototypes and business plans. They work in collaboration with local or long-distance mentors to research, design, code, and pitch their apps to prospective investors.