New Tech Eastside December 2023 Meetup

December 13, 2023 5:00 pm PDT
New Tech is the Northwest's largest tech community with 60,000+ members. Join us at events to make meaningful connections and learn from the tech industry's best. Come eat, drink, be merry, and have a fun night out!

About This Event

Join us on Wednesday December 13th for New Tech Eastside Monthly Meetup!

New Tech is the Northwest’s largest tech community with 60,000+ members. We’re the un-networking place where you’re a neighbor, not just a business contact.

Come make meaningful connections, learn from the industry’s best, and have a fun night out. Most importantly, you’ll join an engaging group of go-getters, developers, founders, and professionals, and discover the people, partners, organizations, and resources to help you build your dreams. Enjoy hosted beer, wine and light appetizers while you mingle with your peers.

December Presenters

Founders, leaders & innovators share their passion & new tech through 8-minute presentations & 3 minutes of your Q&A.

The Venue

Venture Mechanics Coworking Studio -Bellevue
14110 NE 21st Street Bellevue, WA 98007 (Free parking!)

Get your work done in a productive and healthy environment, 24×7. Whether its a hot desk for the day, conference room for a business meeting, or a private office for your startup venture to grow in, all our workspaces are equipped with state-of-the-art ergonomic sit/stand desks and tables. The facility also features two event space spaces as well as a fully-equipped photo studio.

The Crowd

The Northwest’s smart, fun, creative, innovative tech community – software and application developers, company owners, startup founders, recruiters, hackers, job seekers, executives, investors, community leaders, and people who are new to the area.

The Agenda
5:00pm – Neighborhood block party style networking with light appetizers and hosted beer and wine
6:00pm – Welcome! Time to start the show
6:05pm – Sponsor Shoutouts
6:10pm – Community Connections; quick shares with your neighbors
6:15pm – Community Shoutouts; quick shares of cool events, resources & meet new Eastsiders
6:25pm – Presentations of cool tech & innovations
7:10pm – Thank you & goodnight, …or
7:15pm – Afterparty
The Vibe

Neighborhood block party – fun, friendly & relaxed with complimentary food & drinks. You’ll laugh, smile, and have a fun night out. Come share what you’re up to, be curious and helpful to others, and make some new friends in the tech community!

The Experience

Discover innovative, creative, and inspirational new technology (or smarter use of old tech). It may be AI, VR, IoT, Apps, Robotics, Spacetech, Fintech, Mobiletech, Healthtech, Cloudtech… you get the idea.

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Good Brand




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Jason Canvess

Jason Cavness, Founder & CEO, CavnessHR

Jason is a retired U.S. Army Officer who is an INFJ HR Professional transforming how HR is delivered to companies with 49 or fewer employees. He hosts The Jason Cavness Experience, where I talk to small business owners, founders and other interesting people.

Maria Petrova, Seattle Center Lead, AWS Skills Center

Maria has been with AWS for over seven years and currently leading the AWS Skills Center in Seattle. She works very closely with all training programs across the organization and specifically those focused on upskilling, reskilling and helping those who are willing and looking for a change in career, learn about the cloud or do not have access to higher educational institution. She is also responsible for the day-to-day operations at the center. Most of her efforts are targeted towards bringing awareness to the Seattle community, working with non-profit organizations and connecting current and future AWS customers to different training opportunities.