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Thursday, October 12 • 4:00pm - 5:30pm
The Design Thinking Social | 4:00 - 5:30 PM

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The Design Thinking Social brings together some of the stakeholders of Austin's Tech Ecosystem to discuss ways to improve diversity. Our socials help to create a roadmap for diverse entrepreneurs to utilize as they enter the tech scene.

For this month's social, we reflect on what we have accomplished in the tech ecosystem. Join us to reflect on everything from the launch of DivInc to a local VCs new Diversity Initiative! Join us as part of Startup Week's Diversity Track!

The nights activities:

  • 4:00 PM - Food, Drinks & Socialize
  • 4:30 PM - Design Think Diversity Convo
  • 5:30 PM - Wrap it up!

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Thursday October 12, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm CDT
The New Movement 616 Lavaca Street, Austin, TX 78701