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Call for Nominations for GeekWire Awards on May 20!

One of the signature events from ALLtech’s exclusive partners at GeekWire is coming up May 20, and they’re asking for your help to celebrate the Pacific Northwest’s leading innovators, entrepreneurs and technologists.

The annual GeekWire Awards are chosen in part by your nominations, and you have until April 2 to make your voice heard on diverse award categories that include Startup of the Year, Next Tech Titan, Deal of the Year, Startup CEO of the Year, Big Tech CEO of the Year, Innovation of the Year, Health Innovation of the Year, Geeks Give Back, Workplace of the Year, Hardware/Gadget of the Year, UX Design of the Year, Young Entrepreneur of the Year and more.

The virtual event is free this year, and if you want to get a sneak peek of what you might be in store for, check out last year’s virtual GeekWire Awards.

We’ll see you May 20 at the GeekWire Awards! Don’t forget to register!

GeekWire Event February 25, 2021

GeekWire Event: What the Biden Administration Means for Startups

As the Biden administration takes office, startups and the investors who fund them are eager to learn how its agenda and policies will affect them over the next four years.

Join ALLtech’s exclusive partners at GeekWire on February 25, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for What the Biden Administration Means for Startups, a Lane Powell virtual event in partnership with GeekWire Studios.

This virtual program will kick-off with a 45-minute panel discussion featuring National Venture Capital Association CEO Bobby Franklin and venture capitalist Heather Redman of Flying Fish Partners. The session will be moderated by GeekWire co-founder John Cook.

Immediately following the panel discussion, pre-registered* attendees will have the opportunity to participate in one of five 45-minute breakout sessions led by Lane Powell attorneys.

Breakout sessions will provide actionable advice regarding issues relevant to startups. Each breakout session will include a short presentation, an open Q&A forum, and engaging conversation.

Registration is complimentary, space is limited.

*Registration for breakout sessions must be done at the time of initial sign up. The main panel session will be live-streamed via YouTube. Participants who have registered for one of the breakout sessions listed below will receive a direct link to their session via Zoom.