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Digital.NYC Five Borough Tour

The Five-Borough Tour is a series of free events hosted by Digital.NYC, extending the best of the City’s resources to members of the tech and startup scene. These educational networking events will ensure all New Yorkers have access to the unprecedented resources available through Digital.NYC, as well as introduce some of the City’s leading entrepreneurs and investors to local communities.

Five-Borough Tour: #Lower Manhattan

Date: 6:30pm Wednesday, February 4th

Location: XO Group, 195 Broadway, 24th Floor, New York, NY

In partnership with the Alliance for Downtown New York and LaunchLM

Speakers include:


Kyle Kimball

President, NYCEDC


Colin O'Donnell

Founding Partner, Control Group


David S. Rose

CEO Gust, Digital.NYC

Five-Borough Tour: #Brooklyn

Date: 6:00pm Wednesday, February 18th

Location: Made in NY Media Center by IFP, 30 John Street, Brooklyn, NY

In partnership with Made in NY Media Center by IFP and Dumbo BID

Speakers include:


Anastasia Leng

Founder & CEO, Hatch


Noah Rosenberg

Founder, Narratively


Raul Gutierrez

Founder & CEO, TinyBop

Five-Borough Tour: #Bronx

Date: 6:30pm Wednesday, February 25th

Location: Per Scholas, 804 East 138th Street, 2nd Floor, Bronx, NY

In partnership with Bronx Academy for Software Engineering, Bronx Tech Meetup and Doran Jones

Speakers include:


Pedro Torres Picón

Managing Director, Quotidian Ventures


Majora Carter

CEO, Startup Box


Kathryn Finney

Founder, DigitalUndivided

Five-Borough Tour: #Queens

Date: 6:30pm Wednesday, March 25th

Location: Coalition for Queens, 31-00 47th Avenue #1105, Long Island City, NY

In partnership with Coalition for Queens and Queens Tech Meetup

Speakers include:


Kristin Hodgson

Communications Director, Meetup


Jukay Hsu

Founder, Coalition for Queens


Avi Millman

Co-Founder & CEO, Stray Boots

Five-Borough Tour: #Flatiron

Date: 6:30pm Thursday, April 2nd

Location: General Assembly, 902 Broadway, 4th Floor, New York, NY

In partnership with General Assembly and Flatiron BID

Speakers include:


Jake Schwartz

CEO and Co-Founder, General Assembly


Hagos Mehreteab

Senior Director of Talent, AppNexus


Kristen Titus

Founding Director, Tech Talent Pipeline

Five-Borough Tour: #Staten Island

Date: 6:30pm Wednesday, April 8th

Location: Staten Island Makerspace, 450 Front Street, Unit B, Staten Island, NY (entrance on Thompson St)

In partnership with Staten Island Makerspace

Speakers include:


Aileen Gemma Smith

CEO, Vizalytics


John Salis



Kevin Lawrie

Co-Founder & CTO, INBOX25

Five-Borough Tour: #Harlem

Date: 6:00pm Wednesday, April 22nd

Location: MIST, 46 West 116th Street, New York, NY

In partnership with Silicon Harlem

Speakers include:


Clayton Banks

Co-Founder, Silicon Harlem


Ofo Ezeugwu

CEO & Co-Founder,


Sam Sia

Co-Founder, Harlem Biospace