We’re getting nearer to placing our spotlight on Pittsburgh, and there’s fairly a bit happening behind the scenes. We’ve been spending a ton of time chatting with people who’re on the bottom within the metropolis, and we’ve had a good time studying and listening, which we expect will make this installment of our Highlight sequence essentially the most dynamic but.
As we share extra particulars on who shall be collaborating, corresponding to CMU’s President Farnam Jahanian, we nonetheless need to hear from these of you constructing firms within the ‘Burgh.
We’ve heard from practically 50 firms specializing in issues like digital well being, small enterprise loans, patent improvement, robotics and clear tech, and we’ll be choosing three firms to pitch dwell throughout the event on June 29th.
As a result of we anticipate all varieties of attendees, together with traders, this could possibly be a possibility to take issues to the following degree, be it via recruiting new workers or discovering a brand new advisor. In any case, something can occur at a TechCrunch occasion.
Merely fill out this form and your organization could possibly be chosen to pitch in the course of the occasion.
Moreover, and to study extra about who’s who and what’s what in Pittsburgh, we’re going to be hosting a conversation on Twitter Spaces tomorrow (Friday) at 4 p.m. ET. Co-hosting shall be one in every of our favourite Yinzers, Kit Mueller. Count on a little bit of trivia, updates on information and happenings within the metropolis and extra.
June 29, 2021
2:00 p.m. EDT
Constructing Pittsburgh. Speaker to be introduced!
2:20 p.m. EDT
Growing Duolingo. Karin Tsai, head of engineering, is ready to talk on the trade-offs between engagement and edtech, scale and satisfaction, and the way a easy A/B take a look at can assist.
2:40 p.m. EDT
From Scholar to Startup. CMU President Farnam Jahanian will converse on the varsity’s cutting-edge robotics and automation analysis and the way it’s protecting revolutionary startups in Pittsburgh.
3:10 p.m. EDT
Pittsburgh Pitch-off. Startups may have two minutes to ship their pitch, and our audio system may have 4 minutes to offer their suggestions. Pittsburgh startups ought to apply right here
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