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The Miami Tech Revolution

June 21, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The most ground breaking and innovative organization in Miami is back with the second event in our Summer Event Series. Featuring two guest speakers directly from the Miami scene itself: Alienware Co-founder, Jem Costa and DVLPER CEO and Co-Founder, Sean Cosentino. Try out VR for yourself at our hands on VR demos taking place during our event. Network, make new friends, and learn how Miami is becoming the new Silicon Valley. Welcome to “Silicon Beach”.


Co-Founder of Alienware & Multi-Business Investor, Jem Costa

See what it’s like to build a multimillion dollar computer company from the man himself, Jem Costa. He is a passionate entrepreneur that strives to help businesses reach the next level. He is also the owner and founder of several companies including Hypernia, Jelau Airlines, Revelator, and Grapetree. Jem has extensive experience in being able to take an idea and turn it into a successful company. Learn about the online gaming market, gain insight on the latest trends in tech, and hear how Miami is on its way to becoming the Silicon Valley of the southeast.


CEO and Co-Founder of DVLPER, Sean Cosentino

Meet the Miami tech pioneer himself, Sean Cosentino. Having graduated from Wyncode Academy, Sean was able to take his knowledge of coding and created the tech startup DVLPER, specializing in designing, developing, and deploying apps and websites for their clients. Inquire about the latest advances in web development and how building the right app can propel your company to the next level. Sean is truly an outside-of-the-box thinker and strives to be a game changer in the tech movement here in Miami. Learn about the major shift in the startup scene that’s causing millions of entrepreneurs to start to code.


Experience VR Like Never Before

Thanks to our partners at LoftVR there will be interactive VR Demos taking place at our event. Come out and experience the future of gaming and entertainment with the HTC Vive. You will be able to demo various different short films and games at our event and learn how VR is on its way to being the next big form of entertainment.


Network With People & Make New Friends

Here at MIA, we collaborate with many companies and organizations in an effort to help them grow. That means providing resources, and you may be one of those resources. Startups and enterprises are almost always hiring, and we can help land you a spot in a great business that you’ll love to work at. Take advantage of all the businesses coming to network, talk to professionals and employers, and talk to us, MIA. Make your talents known. Life is all about experiencing new things and changing into a better version of yourself. If this is your first networking event, don’t stress. We’ll be there to help you break the ice and make any introductions.

Details

Date:
June 21, 2017
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://innovating.miami/

Organizer

Miami Innovators Association
Phone:
786-942-1471
Email:
mia@fiu.edu
Website:
https://innovating.miami/

Venue

Florida International University Graham Center 140
Florida International University 11200 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33199
Miami, FL 33199 United States
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Phone:
786-942-1471
Website:
https://innovating.miami/