TheBridge has partnered with leading tech, policy and political organizations including Microsoft, Google, Twitter, WeWork, Postmates, The US Chamber's Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC), National Journal's Policy Makers Network, Verizon, Dell, Lyft, Quorum, Airbnb, 1776, DCode, The United States Digital Service (USDS), The Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Vrge Strategies, The Bank Policy Institute, Women's High-Tech Coalition, and more.
Our events have included policy discussions, career networking events, Women in Tech series, resume and career workshops. How do you want to partner? Email us!
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TheBridge, The Pacific Council, the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI), the International Republican Institute (IRI) and the Bay Area International Link hosted a reception & discussion focused on the ways tech is impacting democracy around the world and opportunities for civil society & technology to collaborate.
TheBridge, Women's High-Tech Coalition and Springboard Enterprises hosted a Women in Tech & Policy Happy Hour in San Francisco on Wednesday, Oct 17, at Brigade in SF.
TheBridge convened public and private sector leaders for a discussion about election security. With Chris Krebs, Under Secretary at DHS, Synack, Microsoft, Cloudflare and The Aspen Institute during DC CyberWeek. See video and photos from the event.
How do you align your business goals with community building, social impact initiatives and public policy goals? TheBridge and Hustle in partnership with sf.citi and Bay Area Council hosted a discussion with Lyft, Airbnb, Salesforce.org and AdRoll.
Tech in the Age of Trump: A discussion about enabling innovation and collaboration with government and regulators at every level.
TheBridge and WHTC’s Women Talk Tech & Policy Series event at Dell with Jay Newton Small, co-founder of MemoryWell and Contributor to TIME, Clare Martorana, Vets.gov Team Lead at United States Digital Service, Amelia Friedman, Co-Founder of DC-based startup Hatch Apps and Meghan Buck, Founder & CEO of DC-based startup VEDA Data Solutions.
TheBridge partnered with the Financial Services Roundtable on the Fintech Policy Series in DC on May 1, 2018.
TheBridge & Women's High-Tech Coalition hosted a sold out networking happy hour as part of their Women Talk Tech & Policy Series. The event was at Google DC on 1/25/18.
We expanded our Cocktails & Careers with TheBridge & WeWork series to San Francisco. This event was with recruiters and job seekers, hearing from experts who have made successful career pivots and learning ways to position yourself for the most successful transition.
On December 12, TheBridge hosted a "lunch and learn" discussion at Postmates on how to build a tech policy, gov't affairs and comms shops. Limited to the first 25 RSVPs.
This event is off the record.
The Dec 5 Cocktails & Careers event with TheBridge & WeWork. The event was an opportunity to have a drink, connect with recruiters and job seekers, hear from experts who have made successful career pivots and learn ways to position yourself for the most successful transition.
TheBridge & Women's High-Tech Coalition hosted Women Talk Tech & Policy Series event at TwitterDC.
VIDEO HERE and photos below. #WomenTalkTechPolicy
Kate Black, Policy Advisor for FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel
Lauren Culbertson, Public Policy Manager, Twitter
Jessica N. Grounds, Co-Founder, Mine the Gap
TheBridge & Microsoft are hosted a discussion on campaign technology & data at the Microsoft Innovation & Policy Center with:
Raffi Krikorian, Chief Technology Officer at the Democratic Party (DNC)
Katie Walsh, Senior Data Advisor to the Republican National Committee (RNC) & Former White House Deputy Chief of Staff
Amy Walter, National Editor of The Cook Political Report
TheBridge and Women's High-Tech Coalition kicked off their new Women Talk Tech & Policy Series in DC with Congresswoman Susan Brooks on 9/28/17.
TheBridge, U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Technology Engagement Center and Dcode42 hosted a discussion on AI, machine learning and the role government may play in regulating these technologies on 9/27/17 at the Verizon Technology and Policy Center in DC. Panelists included:
Rebecca Fair, CEO & Co-Founder, Thresher
Meghan Gaffney Buck, CEO, Veda Data Solutions
Tyler Sinclair, Morning Consult (moderator)
Tom Kalil, Senior Advisor, Eric and Wendy Schmidt Group & formerly at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
Chris Nicholson, CEO, Skymind
James Cham, Partner, Bloomberg Beta
Lisa Hawke, Director of Policy and Compliance, Everlaw
Moderated by Hannah Kuchler of the Financial Times
TheBridge partnered with the National Journal Policymakers Network to offer an in-person resume workshop on July 7, 2017. Experts were on hand to review resumes and discuss career pivots with job seekers.
Anna Mason, Director of Investments for Rise of the Rest for Revolution
Mindy Finn, Founder of Empowered Women and former Vice Presidential candidate
Jessica Straus, Vice President Development at National Venture Capital Association
Penny Lee, Chief Strategy Officer at 1776
Moderated by Jamie Corley, Co-founder of TheBridge
Sam Altman of Y Combinator
Steve Hilton of Crowdpac
Joe Longsdale of 8VC
Moderated by Katy Steinmetz of Time Magazine