- Fri, Nov 17, 2017 03:00 AM
3900 West Alameda Avenue
Latitude: 34.153, Longitude: -118.343
The Future of Work You're invited to a very special joint Burbank Tech Talks / Glendale Tech on Tap event on the Future of Work, brought to you by The City of Burbank in partnership with TechFire, The City of Glendale, LAEDC's InnovateLA and WeWork. Joining us will be an all-star panel: Mitra Best, U.S. Innovation Leader and New Ventures Principal, PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers); Padden Murphy, Head of Public Policy and Social Impact for WeWork; and Sarah Ashton, Uber's Public Affairs lead for Southern California. Don't miss what is sure to be a fascinating discussion on the future of work in the twenty-first century. SPEAKERS: Mitra Best, U.S. Innovation Leader and New Ventures Principal, PwC Padden Murphy, Head of Public Policy and Social Impact for WeWork Sarah Ashton, Uber's Public Affairs lead for Southern California DATE: November 16, 20174:30 pm: check-in and light refreshments5 pm - 6 pm: program LOCATION:WeWork Burbank3900 W Alameda Ave, Suite 1200 Burbank, CA 91505 Click here to learn more about InnovateLA. ORGANIZED BY AND IN COLLABORATION WITH: THE CITY OF BURBANK: A hi-tech hub, Burbank remains on the cutting edge with no city income tax, and no gross sales receipt tax. The City’s investment in the ONE Burbank High-Speed Fiber Optic Network has favored the growth of the creative industry, offering the ideal environment for media, entertainment, and hi-tech companies. Business forward initiatives, and a high concentration of LEED Certified office/tech space tailored to media, creative, biotech, and green industries, have made Burbank the perfect home base for companies wanting to grow, prosper, and compete. For more information, visit http://econdevburbank.com/. THE CITY OF GLENDALE: Incorporated in 1906, Glendale has grown from a small community into an animated, cosmopolitan city, rich in history, cultural diversity, and limitless lifestyle opportunities. The City of Glendale has long been one of the most desirable locations to live, work or visit. Our community has been chosen as one of the nation’s safest cities of its size, while maintaining vibrant growth in residential and key business sectors. For more information, visit Glendale Tech on Tap and Glendale Economic Development. TECHFIRE: TechFire is a leading producer of tech conferences and events, known for attracting high-profile titans of tech from Silicon Valley and beyond to come speak in the Los Angeles region. Our 25+ past events have attracted 4000+ registrants to hear speakers such as VCs from Kleiner Perkins and Greylock, and founders/CEOs from HotelTonight, About.me, Dollar Shave Club, and many more. Learn more at techfire.co. LAEDC's INNOVATE LA: The Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation (LAEDC) is a private, non-profit organization established in 1981, whose mission is to advance opportunity and prosperity for all the residents of the greater Los Angeles region. Coordinated by LAEDC, InnovateLA is a two week, countywide celebration of the breadth of innovation and creativity within our region. From cleantech to gaming, aerospace to digital media and beyond, Los Angeles is a leading global center for innovation and entrepreneurship and we’re showcasing and celebrating that with a series of events, lectures and talks all over LA. WEWORK: WeWork's mission is to create a world where people work to make alife, not just a living. When we started WeWork in 2010, we wanted to build more than beautiful, shared office spaces. We wanted to build a community. A place you join as an individual, 'me', but where you become part of a greater 'we'. A place where we’re redefining success measured by personal fulfillment, not just the bottom line. Community is our catalyst. Learn more about WeWork. By signing up you agree that your email may need to be shared with our venue host.