Vogue, Wired, Vanity Fair, The New Yorker, GQ, Pitchfork. These iconic brands are all part of Condé Nast's impressive portfolio, which boasts 84 million consumers in print, 366 million in digital, and 384 million across social platforms.
On November 13th, PowerToFly is hosting an invite-only night of networking and discussions with the women tech leaders at Condé Nast that make it all possible. This is your opportunity to ask questions directly to the women technologists and allies behind these landmark brands.
Join us on Wednesday, November 13th from 6pm to 8pm at Condé Nast HQ, located at One World Trade Center. Their world class office includes a digital studio, café and reference library, test kitchens, and stunning views of New York City, including the Statue of Liberty.
Agenda (Subject to Change)
6:00pm - Check-in and Networking over Light Bites and Refreshments
6:30pm - Kickoff with PowerToFly
6:35pm - Welcome Address by Morgan Evans, Vice President, Engineering
6:45pm - Tech Talk / Product Demo
7:00pm - Panel Discussion featuring from Condé Nast
Monica Racic, Director of Production & Multimedia | The New Yorker - Editorial Website
7:20pm - Audience Q&A
7:40pm - Networking continues over Light Bites and Refreshments
Condé Nast values diversity of backgrounds, views, and cultures. They celebrate people for their personal qualities, skills, and contributions. And they recognize the power our brands have to influence and shape culture, catalyze action, and help make our world a better place for all.
Condé Nast has two global employee councils focused on issues that are top of mind for them, their industry, and the world: Diversity & Inclusion and Sustainability. The councils are made up of members from all markets, functions, and levels of the company. They work closely with senior leaders across Condé Nast to champion global initiatives and guide their work, internally and externally, on these topics.
While you don't need to be looking for new opportunities in order to attend the event, Condé Nast is hiring.
About PowerToFly's Events: All RSVP'd attendees are welcome, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, or age. If you require accommodation to fully participate in this event, please email email@example.com, and we will contact you to discuss your specific needs.
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For the boss you loved, the coworker you hated, and everyone in between
Two things are inevitable when someone leaves your team at work: there will be an abundance of sweet treats (I'm partial to those giant cookie cakes from the mall) and there will be a card passed around for everyone to scrawl the professional version of sweet nothings in. Depending on the "importance" of the person, you may get the bonus activities of farewell gifts and/or an all-team champagne toast.
If you are a New York based tech professional and you'd like to attend this event, please email your name and LinkedIn URL to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Founded in 2012, Peloton brought top talent together in its Silicon Alley headquarters to create a new concept in fitness. In their words, "We loved cycling but had a hard time finding a workout that consistently fit our schedules, and our at-home workouts never felt quite up to par. So, we set out to create a world-class indoor cycling studio experience on your time, and in the comfort of your own home."
This event is your chance to hear directly from the women tech leaders and allies who make their revolutionary products like the Peloton Bike, Peloton Tread and Peloton App possible. We'll be devoting a large portion of the event to taking your questions and I know the Peloton team wants to hear from you!
The unique evening will take place on Wednesday, February 12th from 6pm to 8:30pm at 125 W 25th Street.