New Tech Seattle October 2022 Meetup

October 11, 2022 5:00 pm PDT
New Tech is the Northwest's largest tech community. We're the place where you make meaningful connections, learn from the industry's best, and have a fun night out. New Tech Seattle September Presenters: Elizabeth Scallon and Rohit Srivastava

About This Event

Join us on October 11th for New Tech Seattle’s next meet-up.

New Tech is the Northwest’s largest tech community. We’re the place where you 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.

October Presenters

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

The Venue

The Collective Seattle, 400 Dexter Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-5094. Building community in Seattle and fostering experiences for a diverse group of movers, shakers, explorers, professionals, thinkers, and doers.

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 appetizers, beverages & a cash bar
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 Seattleites
6:25pm – Presentations of cool tech & innovations
7:10pm – Thank you & goodnight, …or
7:15pm – Afterparty in The Collective’s High Tide community space
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 could be VR, IoT, Apps, Fintech, Mobiletech, Healthtech, Cloudtech… you get the idea.

The After Party

Continue connecting to fantastic people in our community after the show ends around 8:30pm.

Thank You to Our Sponsors!



Tombolo Institute

tombolo institute

City University of Seattle

City University of Seattle


Parking There is a parking garage below The Collective and street parking around the area at your own expense. If you decide to park in the parking garage, the entrance is at the back of the building along a back alley. It’s a one-way street, enter the alley from Harrison Street.

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 $10 before the event and $20 at the door


Elizabeth Scallon

Elizabeth Scallon, Co-Founder, Find Ventures

Award winning leader in the Pacific Northwest startup ecosystem. Elizabeth is a scientist, mentor, and 15 year leader in scientific and technological innovation.
Rohit Srivastava, Chief Vision Officer/CEO at ToroAlerts, LLC

Rohit Srivastava, Chief Vision Officer/CEO at ToroAlerts, LLC

Founder of ToroAlerts & C3 Fund, LLC and offering an extensive experience in technical analysis with AI/ML based trading and investments to forecast market opportunities. An Innovative leader with 20+ years IT experience and proven success in Product & IT management, software development, systems architecture design, support, and project management within Banking solutions. My passion for math and quantitative analysis combined with advanced technological experience with an in-depth knowledge of investments & trading has led me to innovate and build “Smart Frequency Trading” – A trademark technique of trading (like “High Frequency Trading”) that picks securities smartly for lower frequency trading. This advanced model utilizes proprietary algorithms to provide data-driven results eliminating emotional investments and resulting in high gains with minimized risk.
Trent Gillespie

Trent Gillespie, Founder & Chief Innovation Officer, Day One Innovations

Trent has over 20 years hands-on innovation and technical leadership experience, including almost 9 years as a technology leader at Amazon. During his Amazon tenure, he managed Amazon’s global expansion efforts across all businesses and geographies, created and led the global Alexa Privacy Risk, Compliance, and Technology group, and managed the global innovation and project portfolios for Amazon Last Mile Technology (e.g., Amazon Logistics, Fresh, Restaurants, etc.) and Finance Operations. Trent now consults with and trains companies on how to improve the effectiveness of their innovation processes, using his real-life Amazon experience and other proven technology, product management, and innovation concepts.