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Monday, November 9
 

4:30pm

Homeboy Industries
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: Tour and Behind the Scenes at Homeboy

Get a behind the scenes look at Homeboy Industries' headquarters, one of the leading organizations in social entrepreneurship and the largest and most successful gang intervention program in the country. Take a tour of the facility and learn about our transformative work from Director of Business Development, Therese Nolasco.

Presenters
avatar for Therese Nolasco

Therese Nolasco

Director of Business Development, Homeboy Industries

Host Companies
avatar for Homeboy Industries

Homeboy Industries

Homeboy Industries provides hope, training, and support to formerly gang-involved and previously incarcerated men and women, allowing them to redirect their lives and become contributing members of our community. Homeboy Industries was founded in 1988 by Father Gregory Boyle as a... Read More →


Monday November 9, 2015 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Homeboy Industries 130 W. Bruno St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
 
Tuesday, November 10
 

9:30am

Grid110
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: Activating Entrepreneurship and Fashion Innovation Downtown

GRID110 is a nonprofit economic and community development organization focused on activating the startup ecosystem in Downtown Los Angeles. We support startups during the most critical stage of their growth cycle by connecting them to office space, mentors and resources. Join us as we showcase the current fashion tech startups within our inaugural incubator program.

Meet the companies within GRID110's space:

Casetify allows you to personalize your Apple Watch band and phone accessories with Instagram images, and artisan designed styles.

ShapeShifter uses software to reduce the labor costs of producing fabrics, leathers, and metals to make the industrial textile process more efficient.

SimpleTux is a state of mind. Stylish online tux rentals.

Team Tassy works to eliminate poverty in Haiti by placing families into jobs. Their sister company Thread, turns trash into fabric, and employs Team Tassy's families.

Vrai & Oro offers beautiful fine-jewelry essentials without the retail markup. Made in LA, and sold online-only, direct to consumers.

Special Message from the Host Company to Attendees:  There is a garage entrance on Olive, but parking in the building can be very pricey so we don't recommend it. There are two alternative options. There is a cash lot next to the building on the corner of Olive and 5th. Or park with the LUXE App. If you've never used LUXE, it's a mobile valet service. Download the app and put in the address before you start out.  When you arrive, they'll meet you at your car and park it for you.  If you use the code GRID110, its FREE for the first use. Upon entering the building, please check-in with security. We suggest arriving 10-15 minutes early to allow ample time for parking and check-in.

Presenters
avatar for Stephen Kane

Stephen Kane

Founding Board Member of Grid110, Grid110
avatar for Megan Sette

Megan Sette

Founding Board Member of Grid110, Grid110

Host Companies
avatar for Grid110

Grid110

Grid110 is a nonprofit economic and community development organization focused on activating the startup ecosystem in DTLA. We support startups during the most critical stage of their growth cycle by connecting them to office space, mentors and resources. Our first program cycle is... Read More →


Tuesday November 10, 2015 9:30am - 10:30am
Grid110 555 W. 5th St, Suite 630, Los Angeles, CA 90039

9:30am

Leap of Faith Partners/Ark
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: Enhancing the Communities, Neighborhoods and Areas in Which We Live and Work.

Looking to hear first hand about how architecture, art, color, and landscape is bringing better homes to the areas in which we work and live? Looking to hear first hand about the incredible convergence of real estate development, sustainable & green construction innovation and urban density resolutions? This is the session for you. Noah Ornstein and his Leap of Faith team will give an engaging first-hand and unique perspective about the mindset needed to work with large urban cities like Los Angeles. 

Special Message to Attendees from Host Company: Leap of Faith Partners & Ark.la is looking forward to seeing everyone on November 10th at 9:30am at our Belmont project. We have a great session planned. Please note to park at Echo Park Lake on Glendale Blvd. (we will have people there to direct you) and you will be escorted to the Belmont site. We will return to Echo Park Lake for a fun and unique conclusion to the session. 

Presenters
avatar for Noah Ornstein

Noah Ornstein

General Counsel, Partner, Leap of Faith Partners/Ark

Host Companies
avatar for Leap of Faith Partners/Ark

Leap of Faith Partners/Ark

Los Angeles based Ark, a division of Leap of Faith Partners (LOF), a Los Angeles based investment group whose principals have a combined 50 years of Southern California real estate experience in developing, investing, and managing residential, retail, and creative office properties... Read More →


Tuesday November 10, 2015 9:30am - 10:30am
Leap of Faith Partners/Ark 610 Belmont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90026

9:30am

Lumi
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: Make Your Brand Real– Learn About Custom-Manufacturing and Tour Lumi HQ

Founder and CEO of Lumi, Jesse Genet, will give you a behind the scenes tour of Lumi's industrial HQ. Learn about Lumi’s journey from Kickstarter to a manufacturing company selling products in over 1500 retails stores to a tech platform helping entrepreneurs order custom-manufactured goods. Make sure you have your logo file handy because each attendee will receive a custom silk screen kit on the spot, and make a print of their logo to take home!

Presenters
avatar for Jesse Genet

Jesse Genet

CEO, Lumi

Host Companies
avatar for Lumi

Lumi

Lumi is a website that makes it easy to order custom manufactured goods for your business or creative project, like rubber stamps and packaging. We’re streamlining the difficult process of manufacturing. Now, anyone with a logo or graphic can simply upload it on Lumi.com and moments later order custom goods... Read More →


Tuesday November 10, 2015 9:30am - 10:30am
Lumi 3828 S Santa Fe Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90058

9:30am

Oblong Industries
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: True Visual Collaboration for the Enterprise

At Oblong Industries in Downtown LA's booming Arts District, NewCo attendees will experience the Mezzanine visual collaboration solution which originates from the computing systems envisioned in the film, Minority Report and is now a commercial reality making a major impact at companies such as IBM, NTT, Dentsu Aegis Network and Beats Music. Explore how these companies are utilizing Mezzanine and interact with Mezzanine's immersive, spatial operating environment firsthand.

Presenters
avatar for Dave Kung

Dave Kung

VP of Product Strategy, Oblong Industries

Host Companies
avatar for Oblong Industries

Oblong Industries

Oblong Industries provides the platform for a new era of spatial, distributed, and collaborative computing. Mezzanine™ is our flagship product and is a visual collaboration solution for the enterprise. With simultaneous display of videoconferencing and screen-sharing across screens... Read More →


Tuesday November 10, 2015 9:30am - 10:30am
Oblong Industries 923 E 3rd St, #107, Los Angeles, CA 90013

9:30am

Seedling
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: Seedling— Inspiring The Next Generation of Change-Makers

CEO and Co-Founder, Phoebe Hayman started Seedling in her garage in New Zealand, and grew the company to the point that it sells its coveted products in over 20 countries worldwide. Join Phoebe in the transformed train depot that constitutes Seedling’s new global headquarters in the DTLA Arts District. Hear about her journey, the future of play, and how Seedling is bridging the gap between physical and digital play. Get an exclusive look behind the scenes of the creative process of product development, gain hands-on experience with inventive crafts, and experiment with Seedling’s upcoming digital apps. Come prepared to have fun, and leave your inner and outer adult at the door.

Presenters
avatar for Phoebe Hayman

Phoebe Hayman

Founder & CEO, Seedling USA

Host Companies
avatar for Seedling USA

Seedling USA

Seedling is an experiential family lifestyle brand where traditional play and tech collide, redefining the hallmark of a quintessential childhood. We create all-in-one children's projects that inspire open-ended play.


Tuesday November 10, 2015 9:30am - 10:30am
Seedling USA 923 E. 3rd St, Suite 115, Los Angeles, CA 90013

9:30am

The Los Angeles River Revitalization Corporation
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: Building the Opportunity of the Los Angeles River

An inspiring look inside a long term project that has gained incredible momentum and support in a relatively short time period, with huge implications for place based design, community building, and quality of life in the Los Angeles area. Learn about the force behind the Greenway 2020 campaign, which aims to create a continuous 51 mile green corridor along the Los Angeles River and the La Kretz Crossing, providing $9M to fund the construction of a multi-modal bridge to support pedestrian, equestrian and cyclist activity along the LA’s most famous waterway. This is real life as a parable with large implications and inspiration for any community large or small.

Special Message to Attendees from Host Company:

This session takes place at the Sixth Street Viaduct on the LA River. It is an outdoor session. Meet on Santa Fe St & Sixth Street, under the Sixth Street Bridge.

Presenters
avatar for Eli A. Kaufman

Eli A. Kaufman

Director of Communications, The Los Angeles River Revitalization Corporation

Host Companies
avatar for The Los Angeles River Revitalization Corporation

The Los Angeles River Revitalization Corporation

The L.A. River Corp is a nonprofit whose mission is to ensure the 51-mile Los Angeles River integrates design and infrastructure to bring people and nature together. We champion river-oriented policy and sustainable public spaces, while creating innovative models for community benefit... Read More →


11:00am

BLANKSPACES
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: Design Makes Cents

Along with the explosive growth of tech companies, coworking has helped fuel demand for “creative office spaces.” But it’s one thing to design an expensive office space with costly overhead; and quite another to create a revenue-generating work environment. BLANKSPACES is unique in that it’s one of just a few coworking spaces with a practicing architect as founder, who can take innovation in the work environment further than most. Attendees will learn how this progressive creative office environments enables a wide variety of people to work efficiently within the same office space.



Presenters
avatar for Jerome Chang

Jerome Chang

Founder, architect, BLANKSPACES

Host Companies
avatar for BLANKSPACES

BLANKSPACES

BLANKSPACES is the first coworking space in SoCal, and one of the first in the U.S. We focus on the physical environment to yield great productivity.


Tuesday November 10, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm
BLANKSPACES 529 Broadway, Suite 4000, Los Angeles, CA 90013

11:00am

CBRE
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.

Session Title: The Future of Workplaces

In this session, Brittany will educate attendees on how to find the next cool office space for your growing company. With the help of CBRE’s Liquid Galaxy — a stunning interactive mapping technology — participants will get an overview of existing, as well as up-and-coming neighborhoods particularly relevant for technology and creative companies. You will receive invaluable information on the ins and outs of finding and securing existing new space that fits your company culture and helps attract and retain top talent. Brittany will sahre real world client examples, like her recent work with Vubiquity.

Brittany is focused on Workplace Strategies, creating the perfect interior space to fit your culture and attract talent. Speakers Jerome Fried and Michael Nieman are the market experts who will show the group how to choose the right space and give the liquid galaxy overview of the market. They have done work with Dropbox, Theranos and OpenTable.

A tour of CBRE’s downtown Los Angeles headquarters, the first office to receive the Delos Well Certification, will also provide you with actionable information on how you can incorporate new technology to successfully accomplish such forward-thinking concepts as "free addressing” and “going paperless,” building a collaborative environment that will help you create your own office of the future. #officeofthefuture

Interested in attending? Check out a few videos featuring CBRE:
The DTLA Boom, featuring CBRE's Liquid Galaxy technology
CBRE New Way - Why DTLA?
Creating the Graffiti mural @ CBRE


Presenters
avatar for Brittany Dodd

Brittany Dodd

Associate, CBRE
avatar for Jerome Fried

Jerome Fried

Broker, CBRE
avatar for Michael Nieman

Michael Nieman

Broker, CBRE

Host Companies
avatar for CBRE

CBRE

CBRE Group, Inc. is a US-American commercial real estate company with headquarters in Los Angeles, California. As of its successful 2011 bid to acquire part of ING, CBRE was the world's largest real estate investment manager


Tuesday November 10, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm
CBRE 400 S. Hope St, Los Angeles, CA 90071

11:00am

Cocinas y Calaveras
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.

Session Title: Yxta Cocina Mexicana— Beginning a Restaurant Empire on Skid Row

Tour the first restaurant Jesse Gomez opened 6 years ago— named for his former professor at Loyola Law School. Find out how Gomez pivoted away from practicing law, building a delicous empire that’s grown to six restaurants. Attendees will learn how he’s driven growth at the company, developing his own philosophy of business, followed by an interactive discussion.


Presenters
avatar for Jesse Gomez

Jesse Gomez

CEO and Founder, Cocinas y Calaveras

Host Companies
avatar for Cocinas y Calaveras

Cocinas y Calaveras

Cocinas y Calaveras, Inc. is a restaurant group that operates a collection of Mexican restaurants in Southern California. We own and operate Mercado in Santa Monica, Beverly Grove and Hollywood, Yxta Cocina Mexicana in Downtown Los Angeles and Maradentro in Studio City. We are opening... Read More →


Tuesday November 10, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm
Cocinas y Calaveras 601 S. Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90021

11:00am

Design, Bitches
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: Cultural Collisions and Experimental Mashups

Join Design, Bitches founders Cathy and Rebecca at their latest project, Buttonmash, a retro-arcade that marries Asian street food with a classic arcade and bar. Hear how their design work has evolved since their founding, what it means to create spaces in Los Angeles’ emerging culinary scene, and how a multi-disciplinary design practice can successfully thrive today.

Presenters
avatar for Catherine Johnson

Catherine Johnson

Owner, Design, Bitches
avatar for Rebecca Rudolph

Rebecca Rudolph

Owner, Design, Bitches

Host Companies
avatar for Design, Bitches

Design, Bitches

Design, Bitches is a Los Angeles-based multi-disciplinary company that is known for its creative environments. Recent projects include The Springs in downtown LA, Superba Food and Bread, and The Oinkster in Hollywood.


Tuesday November 10, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm
Design, Bitches 1391 W. Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026

11:00am

Isidore Electronics Recycling
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title - Putting people to work through responsible e-waste recycling. 

Peek into the world of this electronics recycling concern located near Downtown LA. Isidore is one of the most celebrated social enterprises in the City of LA, making good on its promise of responsibly recycling electronics and building e-waste infrastructure in Southern California, while employing Angelenos who face severe barriers to work (the majority of our employees have spent time in the criminal justice system). This session will start with a hands-on tour through the e-waste recycling and refurbishing process and complete with contest, inviting attendees to see who can take apart a computer the quickest. From there, attendees will have the opportunity to join a robust discussion with the Isidore team about how the company puts people to work who have the hardest time finding employment. Good, clean, warehouse fun.

Presenters
avatar for Kabira Stokes

Kabira Stokes

Founder & CEO, Isidore Electronics Recycling

Host Companies
avatar for Isidore Electronics Recycling

Isidore Electronics Recycling

Isidore Electronics Recycling is a social enterprise offering responsible recycling services to residents, businesses and governmental organizations while functioning as an on-the-job training and employment program for people facing severe barriers to work.


Tuesday November 10, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm
Isidore Electronics Recycling 1769 Naud Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

11:00am

Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: LA and the Innovation Economy

This session on tech and civic innovation will be co-presented by Peter Marx, Chief Technology Office for the City of LA and Michelle Garakian, Tech liaison for the Mayor's Business Team. Learn how Peter and the Innovation team are bringing the City into the 21st century from a technology standpoint, and efforts by the Mayor's Office of Economic Development to grow the City's booming tech ecosystem. Then, tour the LA DOT ATSAC system and find out how it adjusts signal timing for nearly 4,400 signalized intersections citywide, significantly reducing travel time for the denizens of LA.

Special Message from the Host Company to Attendees: You may only enter City Hall through the Main St. entrance. (The public CANNOT enter through the Spring Street entrance). Upon entering check in with security, then take the elevator up to the 3rd floor. Exit the 3rd floor towards the Mayor's Help Desk. Before reaching the Mayor's Help Desk, make a right into the Mayor's 3rd floor office area. Proceed past the security station, towards the receptionist's desk. The Mayor's Press Conference Room where the City of LA session will take place, is immediately adjacent to the receptionists desk. The door to the conference room will be open for guests upon arrival. Also, NewCo signs will be posted directing attendees where to go. 

Presenters
avatar for Michelle Garakian

Michelle Garakian

Tech Liasion, Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti
avatar for Peter Marx

Peter Marx

CTO, Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti

Host Companies
avatar for Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti

Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti

Office of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti


11:00am

PeerSpace DTLA
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: Inspiring Innovation through Access to Creative Space

Experience first-hand the excitement of working as a team outside of company headquarters. Join CEO and Co-Founder Rony Chammas as he talks about the growth of PeerSpace in new markets, along with challenges and opportunities in the sharing economy. Check out the unique location where PeerSpace will host their session.

Special Message to Attendees from Host Company:

There are two parking lots directly next to the building that range from $6-$7 for 12 hours.

There is also a lot across the street from the building as well. 

Presenters
avatar for Ron Chammas

Ron Chammas

CEO and Co-Founder, PeerSpace

Host Companies
avatar for PeerSpace

PeerSpace

PeerSpace is a versatile marketplace for booking and listing unique spaces for a variety of creative and productive uses.  We connect professionals and creators who need somewhere special to make their ideas come to life with locations that were previously underutilized or unavailable... Read More →


Tuesday November 10, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm
Peerspace DTLA 724 S Spring St, Los Angeles, CA 90014

11:00am

Psychic Bunny
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: Laughing At Wisdom

Come learn how multi-disciplinary design and production company Psychic Bunny has been solving tough problems for soldiers, emergency health care personnel, ad agencies, movie studios, and many others for over a decade. Attendees will learn how the company flies in the face of accepted business wisdom like: "don't go into business with your friends," "pick a specialty/niche," "get funding," and even "have a business plan." Punch and pie will be provided.

Special Message to Attendees from Host Company:

There are various parking garages within a block of our office. Street parking is possible, but rare as a unicorn. Once you are in our building, take the elevator to the 6th floor, hang a left and walk until you see our front door. If you go right, walk until you see our back door. Either way, you'll find us. See you soon! 

Presenters
avatar for Doug Spice

Doug Spice

Founding Partner, Psychic Bunny

Host Companies
avatar for Psychic Bunny

Psychic Bunny

Psychic Bunny is a multi-disciplinary design and production company that produces fun, informative, and unexpected experiences for brands, educational institutions, film and entertainment studios, gamers, startups, and more. Our holistic approach to media is rooted in our diverse... Read More →


Tuesday November 10, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm
Psychic Bunny 453 S. Spring St, Suite 620, Los Angeles, CA 90013

11:00am

REVOterial
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: The Future of Fashion Manufacturing

Discussion of modern history of fashion, current issues, and the recent changes in global fashion production. Exploring the innovation in fabrication, material science, and law that will reshape fashion manufacturing as we know it.

Presenters
avatar for Yotam Solomon

Yotam Solomon

Founder, REVOterial

Host Companies
avatar for REVOterial

REVOterial

Revoterial is a material development company based in Los Angeles, CA. Our focus is to develop eco-friendly products and services for fashion technology, based on the cradle-to-cradle concept. Revoterial's core objective is to promote clean manufacturing while replacing the outdated... Read More →


Tuesday November 10, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm
REVOterial 525 S. Hewitt St, Los Angeles, CA 90013

11:00am

Syncromatics
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: Next Generation Public Transportation Technologies

What does it take to make public transportation a more attractive option in car crazed Los Angeles? How can the Internet of Things and Big Data help make your local bus service run more efficiently? Learn about the technologies that cities of all sizes are using to make transit more attractive to choice riders and improve their operations.

Presenters
avatar for Alex Fay

Alex Fay

VP Business Development, Syncromatics

Host Companies
avatar for Syncromatics

Syncromatics

Syncromatics provides Intelligent Transportation Systems hardware and software to make public transit more comfortable for passengers and more efficient for small and mid-sized cities. Based in Los Angeles since its founding in 2006, Syncromatics brings innovation and premier customer... Read More →


Tuesday November 10, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm
Syncromatics 523 W 6th St, Suite 444, Los Angeles, CA 90014

1:30pm

Collab
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: Collaborate with Collab -- The business and art of six second videos and beyond! 

Take a tour of Collab’s growing office space and in-house production studio, and participate in an interactive workshop session - How to Vine.  Then Collab executives, the McFadden Brothers - Tyler, James, and Will - will share the exciting journey of how they pioneered the business around Vine, their unique business model, approach to working with talent, and some of their favorite vines.

How to Vine: Will McFadden and Eamon Brennan of Collab's digital team will engage attendees in a unique interactive presentation highlighting the company’s tried and true best practices for creating great content on Vine. Drawing upon their years of experience studying and creating vines, Will and Eamon will breakdown the common elements found in all six second masterpieces. More than just a presentation, this conversation will become a full-on interactive workshop as the audience is split into groups to create their own vines based on what they've learned. Will and Eamon will be joined by Vine superstars who will jump in with the groups to offer their expertise and illustrate how successful collaboration can be.

Presenters
avatar for Eamon Brennan

Eamon Brennan

Creative Director, Collab
avatar for Will McFadden

Will McFadden

Chief Creative Officer, Collab

Host Companies
avatar for Collab

Collab

Collab is a digital content and creator development studio that discovers rising video creators using proprietary software, develops talent and helps build their audiences across multiple platforms, and collaborates with select creators to produce premium shows for TV and OTT platforms... Read More →


Tuesday November 10, 2015 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Collab 155 West Washington Blvd, #417, Los Angeles, CA 90015

1:30pm

Impact Hub LA & Hack for LA
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: Building a Civic Tech Community

Want to build a better city? Start with what you know. Join Hack for LA Brigade Captain, Vyki Englert, and Impact Hub LA's Co-Directors Dyanne Cano and Ani Okkasian to discuss how this partnership in the Arts District has created a forum for innovators in social impact and civic tech.  Experienced in building physical and digital communities, they're using these skills together to build a network and home for Los Angeles's burgeoning civic tech and open government community. Hear why Hack for LA, Impact Hub LA and what's in store for 2016.


Presenters
avatar for Dyanne Cano

Dyanne Cano

Director of Operations, Impact Hub LA
avatar for Vyki Englert

Vyki Englert

Brigade Captain, Hack for LA
avatar for Ani Okkasian

Ani Okkasian

Director of Programs, Impact Hub Los Angeles

Host Companies
avatar for Impact Hub LA & Hack for LA

Impact Hub LA & Hack for LA

Located in the Art’s District, Impact Hub Los Angeles is a community center/co-working space for socially conscious professionals. Impact Hub LA is a unique ecosystem of resources, inspiration, and collaboration opportunities that support a more sustainable world. Our members are... Read More →


1:30pm

Maker City LA at The REEF
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: Maker City LA an Inspiring place to work and explore.

Maker City believes that certain places are hotbeds of creativity and beauty. Bustling cities, dynamic coral reefs, and vibrant plazas are a few examples. These hotbeds are overflowing with diversity and a bit of chaos, but they provide a magical energy that fuels wild thoughts and big dreams. Tour Maker City LA and find out why it's building such a place.

Special Message to Attendees from Host Company: 

Parking is extremely limited at this session. Please arrange for alternatives such as ridesharing, carpooling, and public transportation where possible. Bicycle lock station is available in front of building entrance. Public Transportation: Blue Line Metro - Grand St Platform; The Silver Line - Grand / LATTC Stop. All Train stations are a 2-3 block walk to The Reef building on Broadway. Parking: There are two parking lots available in front of our building. Parking rate is $10 per day. Be sure to check in with front desk security in the lobby upon arrival. 


Presenters
avatar for Ava Bromberg

Ava Bromberg

Senior Vice President, Business Development, Maker City LA at The REEF

Host Companies
avatar for Maker City LA at The REEF

Maker City LA at The REEF

We Are The Dreamers, The Creators, The Makers…Maker City LA, a workspace collective for creative businesses, makers, and entrepreneurs, is housed on the 11th floor of The Reef in downtown Los Angeles. We are dedicated to serving the needs of LA’s creative community by providing... Read More →


1:30pm

MakersKit
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: How to Turn a Creative Idea Into a Business 

Take a look inside a business taking the DIY world by storm. Hear directly from our CEO and Co-Founder Mike Stone how MakersKit went from live workshops to DIY kits sold in over 5,000 stores nationwide in under a year. Mike will be leading a discussion on incorporating technology into DIY, and the innovative tactics MakersKit has used to make a name for ourselves in very little time. Make your own terrarium in our Los Angeles warehouse and get a glimpse of the new projects that we have planned for 2016 and beyond!

Presenters
avatar for Mike Stone

Mike Stone

CEO and Co Founder, MakersKit

Host Companies
avatar for MakersKit

MakersKit

MakersKit’s mission is to inspire creativity.  MakersKit was founded in 2014 and has quickly become a leader within the Do-It-Yourself products industry. The products make DIY easier, exciting, and more fun. In under a year MakersKit has expanded its distribution over 5,000 stores... Read More →


Tuesday November 10, 2015 1:30pm - 2:30pm
MakersKit 3490 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90007

1:30pm

WeWork Fine Arts
Limited Capacity seats available
Tickets are required to attend NewCo.
If you are not able to add this session to your schedule, visit our TICKETS PAGE.
Session Title: Building Communities for the Future

Tour WeWork DTLA/Fine Arts, and meet the companies that make-up our community. Learn through their experiences how WeWork has made an impact on their business.

Host Companies
avatar for WeWork DTLA/Fine Arts

WeWork DTLA/Fine Arts

WeWork provides small businesses, startups, and freelancers with the workspace, community, and services they need to make a life, not just a living. From weekly events, personalized support, flexibility, and access to thousands of other members around the world, WeWork is the perfect... Read More →


Tuesday November 10, 2015 1:30pm - 2:30pm
WeWork DTLA/Fine Arts 811 W 7th St, 2nd Flr, Los Angeles, CA 90017