Beyond the Degree: Innovate your Talent Pipeline

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Join us as we elevate and connect the exceptional talent coming from cutting edge training programs to companies building our future!
Jobseekers: We encourage you to participate in workshops on networking to land interviews, storytelling to brand yourself, and optimizing your digital presence, as well as 1:1 mentoring with tech leaders and a chance to meet your dream employer. Leslie Miley, a tech leader and engineer with a stellar career at Google, Apple, Twitter, and Slack, is our keynote speaker.
Registration Instructions: Please register and attend both dates! If you cannot attend one of the days, no worries. Just register for one. 
Training Program Attendees: We welcome you to promote your innovative training models to employers and become part of their pipeline.
Registration Instructions: Please register and attend both dates! If you cannot attend one of the days, no worries. Just register for one. 
Company Representatives: We invite you to a series of panels led by hiring experts in tech talk about how they are innovating their hiring models to find great, diverse talent in nontraditional places and build inclusive hiring organizations. We will also introduce you to an immediate pipeline of qualified, diverse talent for internships, apprenticeships, and full time junior and mid level roles.
Registration Instructions: Please register and attend only September 16, 2017. We are saving Friday activities only for job seekers and training program attendees. 
The event will culminate with an "Uncareer Fair" where employers get to learn about all the great training programs in the area and meet their amazing graduates and future hires.
About the Organizer:
Yscaira Jimenez, CEO, LaborX
Yscaira Jimenez is a social entrepreneur who has dedicated the last 15 years to improving the educational and labor outcomes of low opportunity groups. She is the founder of LaborX, the LinkedIn for the LinkedOut, connecting graduates of innovative training programs to hiring managers expanding their talent pipelines. LaborX was under CivicX, Village Capital, and New Profit 2016 acceleration. She is the Spring 2017 Google for Entrepreneurs/Code2040 Entrepreneur in Residence at Galvanize-San Francisco. She is a 2014 Echoing Green, Carroll Wilson, and MIT Legatum Fellow. She graduated MIT Sloan in 2014 and Columbia University in 2003.
About Galvanize:
Galvanize is the premiere dynamic learning community for technology. With campuses located in booming technology sectors throughout the country, Galvanize provides a community for each the following:
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