Office of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti

January 26, 2017

THANK YOU

TechFair LA was a historic community event that brought together over 11,000 job seekers, nearly 300 of LA’s hottest tech companies, leading educational institutions and community organizations. TechFair LA was not only our largest tech job fair in LA’s history; it was a celebration of how far we’ve come in developing our tech ecosystem and a showcase of the talent, energy, and innovation that has powered LA’s growth to become one of the world's leading technology and innovation hubs. Thank you to everyone who made TechFair LA such a great success, especially our generous sponsors and event partners as well as participating companies, community partners, and academic institutions.

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TechFair LA received terrific press coverage. Please find more information here.


OVERVIEW

In partnership with the Office of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and the City's Entrepreneur in Residence Jason Nazar, please join us for TechFair LA, the City's largest Technology Job Fairs taking place this Thursday, January 26th from 11-8pm.  The fair will feature 250 + of L.A.'s premier technology companies looking to hire great candidates in engineering, marketing, sales, and more. Over 11,000 people have already registered to attend!

TechFair LA will feature a variety of expert speakers, access to the best tech companies in Los Angeles,and keynotes from the Mayor of Los Angeles as well as high profile CEOs and figures in the LA tech community. Visit company booths and make live connections in-person with folks looking to hire great talent like you!  Throughout the day, attend breakout sessions which will cover a variety of topics on skills, negotiating, and much more that will enrich your professional career. We'll also have food trucks, music, and raffles! Don't miss your opportunity to find your dream job!

JOB SEEKERS: Registration for TechFair LA is FREE but it is extremely limited. Please register TODAY if you would like to attend. Click here to register for FREE

GETTING TO TECHFAIR LA
ADDRESS Magic Box at the REEF
1933 South Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90007

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION + RIDESHARE INFO
The best way to get to TechFair LA is by public transportation and Uber. There is only a limited amount of parking available. So the best way to avoid the hassle of finding a place to park is to leave your car at home!

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
There are major train and bus lines that will deliver you to TechFair LA. The Blue Line Grand Ave station is just a quarter mile from the venue and the 23rd Street / Flower Expo line station is just half a mile away. Please click here for more details on public transportation options.

RIDESHARE INFO
Or have our official  transportation partner Uber drop you off at TechFair LA!  Enter the code TechFairLA (case sensitive)  into the 'Payment' field of your Uber app and enjoy 10% off (2) rides on uberPOOL -- an offer exclusive for Mayor Garcetti's TechFair LA!

IF YOU MUST DRIVE
Please click here for info on where you can look for parking on the day of the event.


WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO FIND AT TECHFAIR L.A.

AGENDA
TechFair LA is more than a job fair. At TechFair LA you will be able to attend breakout sessions led by industry experts on topics such as “Ask The Experts. Hiring Advice from the Front Lines,” “How to Advance in Your Career,” and fireside chats with tech leaders. There will also be raffles, and keynote speeches by Mayor Garcetti, and other VIPs. For a detailed agenda click here.

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FOOD AND BEVERAGES
There will be six food trucks at TechFairLA with food available for purchase. Picnic tables are available on the second floor of the REEF where you can eat, check your emails and relax. There will also be numerous free barrels of AquaHydrate Water and RedBull dispersed throughout the floor of TechFairLA to enjoy. Lastly, we encourage you to bring your own re-useable water bottle and fill up at one of two water fountains on the floor of the fair.

RAFFLE
We are excited to be raffling off three pairs of Spectacles by Snap Inc. and other awesome prizes! Upon arrival you’ll receive a ticket, so keep that ticket safe and join us in the Cloud Room at 5pm for your chance to win.


Below are all the companies featured at TechFairLA click here, to learn more:

8th Light, Inc., adQuadrant, AE Studio, All Def Digital, Inc, Amavitae Corporation, Anders Innovations Inc., Amazon Web Services, Bambee.com, BCG Digital Ventures, Beautycon Media, Belkin International, Inc., Betagig, BeVisible, Bistro Planet, Inc., Blurr, Boingo, ButlerBox, Cabeau, CallFire, Career Movement, Catchpoint, Chargerent, ChowNow, Chrome River Technologies, Cie Digital Labs, CityGrows, CityMoms, Inc., CitySourced Inc., Clout, Clutter Inc, Codesmith, Collab, Conservify, ConsumerTrack, Convoso, Credit Karma, Crowdfunder INC, CUJO, DCBID, Developer 24-7-365, Digital Wealth, LLC, Data360 Inc.,  DogVacay, Dollar Shave Club, Dopamine Labs, Drywired, DSTLD, Dun & Bradstreet, Earny, EC Hispanic Media, eHarmony, Enplug, Entertainment Partners, Episource LLC, Experian, Fama, FastPay, FieldTest, Inc, FIGS, Fineman Suarez, Fitfabfun, FlitWays, Fooda, FPA Technology Services, Inc., Frequency, Fullscreen Media, Futuredontics, Gem, General Assembly, Gobbler, GoGuardian, GumGum, Happy Returns, Inc., Hawke Media, Headspace, Heal, HelloTech, Helpr, HighRscout, Hilton, Hollar, Honey, HopSkipDrive, HR Cloud, Hyperloop One, IMDb, Infinite Humanity, inMarket Media, Internet Brands, iRobot, j2 Global, JJA Venture Search, JoinIN, Joymode, JstarPASS, Kittysmack, Koder, LA Metro, Laurel & Wolf, Lawgood, LeadsMarket.com LLC, Leaf Group, LendGenius.com, Lieberman Research Worldwide, LIT College Tour, LivVoIP.com, Inc., Loot Crate, Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator, Lumi, Lunarpages Internet Solutions, Magnopus, Managed by Q, Managed Career Solutions, Inc., Markett, Melody App, MickTec, Mindsail, Mirror Digital, Mitú, Molina Healthcare, MuteSix, NameDrop, NationBuilder, Nativo, NEOGOV, New Digital IT Inc, New Media Film Festival, NEXT Trucking, Nina Gomez Design, Nix Hydra, Oddball, Omaze, OpenMail LLC, Pathmatics, PatientPop, PeerStreet, PegasusMotorGroup, Pinguin, Pledgeling Technologies, PLUS, Pluto TV, Principal Development Group, Product School, Pulled Inc., Purple Squirrel, RealtyMogul.com, Reefer, Remine, Render Media Inc., Riot Games, Robert Half, Rubicon Project, RWM Fiber, Samesurf, Inc., Saucey, Scorpion Internet Marketing, Sensay, ServiceTitan, Skurt, Slickdeals, Smiletime, SnackNation, Snap Inc. (Snapchat), SoCal Office Technologies, Social Native, SonicSensory, Soothe, Inc., Spokeo, Inc., St. Joseph Center, StackCommerce, StartEngine, SteelHouse, StudyMode, Syncromatics, Synctree, Tala, TallyGo, Tastemade, Technical Connections, Tesla, The Bouqs Company, The Honest Company, The M. Company & Brand New You, theDevMasters, TechStars, Ticketmaster, Tinder, Transportation Information Systems, Transported Inc., troop, TrueCar, Two Bit Circus, Vaco Technology, Veritone, Inc., Verizon Digital Media Services, Vidme, VILLAWAY, Inc., VIOLET GREY, Vow To Be Chic, Wallaby Financial, Wellnest, Work Ready Online,  www.ginaalexander.com, XYZ, Year Up Los Angeles, Yoi Corp, YouTube, ZEFR, ZipRecruiter

Our Community Partners include:
500Startups, 9dots, AARP, Anita Borg Institute Los Angeles, Black Women in Technology, Boyle Heights Technology YouthSource Center, Build.org, CalVet, Digital LA, DIY Girls, Goldhirsh Foundation, Grid 110, Hire Heroes USA, Kithub, Hispanic Heritage Foundation, LA Tech Rise, Latino Startup Alliance, Youth Policy Institute, Mother of Many, Start-up DTLA, Teens Exploring Technology, InnovateLA, Bixel Exchange, The Salvation Army, YWCA Greater Los Angeles,Tuesday Nights, City of Los Angeles Bureau of Engineering, City of Los Angeles Information Technology Agency, City of Los Angeles Personnel Department, Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety, Los Angeles Department of Public Works, Los Angeles Department of Sanitation, Los Angeles Department of Transportation, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, Los Angeles Department of Convention and Tourism, Los Angeles World Airports, Mayor's Office of Economic Development, Metro, Office of the City Clerk, Office of the City Controller, State Of California Department of Rehabilitation

Our Academic Institution Partners include:
CalTech, USC, UCLA Samueli School of Engineering, UCLA Anderson School of Business, Harvey Mudd, Claremont Graduate University, Cal Poly Pomona, Cal State Northridge, Cal State LA, Los Angeles Trade Tech College, East Los Angeles Community College, UCLA Extension, FuturizeX at UCLA, DeVry


The generous support of our sponsors has been essential in making TechFair LA a great community event.

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