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This Wednesday

    • March 20, 2019
    • 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
    • The University of Texas Club - 2108 Robert Dedman Dr, Austin, TX 78705
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    Civic Engagement & Tech

    As Austin's tech sector continues to grow at a rapid pace, how will it respond to the changing needs of the city? The Austin Tech Alliance is working to educate and activate Austin’s tech sector in order to foster civic engagement and promote opportunities for the entire community.

    About our Speaker:

    Sarah is a problem solver with a background in software and tech. She is the interim executive director of Austin Tech Alliance, a non partisan non-profit that advocates for civic engagement in our tech community. She was recently selected as a New Leaders Council Fellow.

    Sarah was previously the Co-Captain of Open Austin, the local Code for America brigade. Open Austin advocates for open government, open data and civic application development by hosting monthly meetups and a speaker series.

    Sarah became involved with local government during the Wendy Davis campaign, where she acted as an Community Organizer. From there, she was selected as a City of Austin as a Design, Technology and Innovation Fellow where her team designed and developed a better building permitting process for residents.

    Agenda:

    6:50am - Coffee & Networking 

    7:10am - Breakfast Buffet

    7:25am - Introductions & Announcements

    7:50am - Speaker Introduction

    8:20am - Q&A

    8:30am - Have a wonderful Wednesday!

    Directions and Parking to UT Club

    Breakfast Fees & Policy

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Upcoming Speakers

Each week, a different speaker steps up and makes 85 special Austinites even smarter. Across a spectrum of world, lifestyle, talent and experiences, these top-drawer experts make our mornings powerful learning experiences.

About MBC

Count on MBC for entertaining and relevant speakers. The Metropolitan Breakfast Club has been Austin's premier speaker's club since 1984 and continues to deliver an outstanding 45 minutes of amazing content every week.

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