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.Read More
TheBridge events are unique in that they drive a conversation between the public and private sector and encourage understanding, collaboration and connections. Our events range from intimate discussions among industry leaders to larger events broadcast live on C-SPAN-TV and have attracted all major outlets including PBS Newshour, Bloomberg, Reuters, The Wall Street Journal, TechCrunch, Recode, Politico, among others.
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), 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, Springboard Enterprises and more.
Our events have included policy-focused discussions, career networking events, Women in Tech series, Bridge Breakfasts, resume and career workshops. How do you want to partner? Contact us!
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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.Read More
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.Read More
TheBridge is partnering with Dell on “Are you Smarter than a Mathlete?” Eight teams will compete to highlight the importance of STEM and after school education. Senator Chris Coons, Dell Technologies Chairman and CEO Michael Dell and MATHCOUNTS Executive Director Kristen Chandler are hosting the quiz-bowl style math competition.Read More
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.Read More
Tech in the Age of Trump: A discussion about enabling innovation and collaboration with government and regulators at every level.Read More
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.Read More
TheBridge partnered with the Financial Services Roundtable on the Fintech Policy Series in DC on May 1, 2018.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
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
On Oct 19 TheBridge & WeWork hosted the first event in the Cocktails & Careers series.
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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.Read More
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