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September 19-21 / Lexington KY

A Conference That Bridges Our Technological, Entrepreneurial,
and Creative Communities to Foster Innovation

Innovation Lives at the Intersection

Innovation is the product of overlapping communities and ideas. The future is built by those meeting at the intersection.

Technology

Code It.

Entrepreneurship

Dream It.

Creativity

Make It.

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BE INSPIRED TO INNOVATE

Industry leaders from across the Commonwealth and the nation will share their losses and triumphs on their winding road to success, illuminating the path to your's.

OUR KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Anne Ward

Anne Ahola Ward

Privacy is the New Luxury
9AM Friday at the Lyric Theater
 
  • CEO of CircleClick Media
  • O'Reilly Author
  • IBM Futurist
  • Named "Top 50 Inspirational Entrepreneurs to Watch" Entrepreneur Magazine 2017
  • Named "Mother of Start-ups", CNN
Toli Lerios

Toli Lerios

Startup Ecosystems: Beyond Silicon Valley
3PM Saturday at the Gatton Student Center
Worsham Cinema
  • Winner of Stanford's "Walter J. Gorges Award for Excellence in Teaching"
  • Creator of Facebook's dynamic image processing infrastructure for photo  layouts in Timeline
  • Serial Entrepreneur and Advisor
  • Holds 25 U.S. Patents

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ALSO SPEAKING

Brian Raney, Michael Baer, John Meister, Chris Wininger, Kent Lewis, Jenean Hampton, Karrod Holzheimer, Chase Minnefield, Christy Weilage, Richie Hoagland, Ron Northrip, Dima Strakovsky, Stewart Ditto, Drura Parish, Christine Lerios, Alan Eargle, Shannon McCarthy, Warren Nash, Erik Shwartz, Smith Shwartz, Randall Stevens, Keith McMunn, Bruce Telford, Jacqueline Benson, Warren Nash, Adam Brown, Evan Knowles, Rick Baker, Tosha Fraley, Andrew Wyllie, Kris Kimmel, Todd Willey


THESE THREE DAYS WILL PUT A DENT IN YOUR UNIVERSE

TECX is the place where you can get away from your day to day and immerse yourself in a mash-up of the latest in Technology, Entrepreneurship, and Tech Arts both in our region and beyond. Learn, grow, connect, and get inspired!

Thursday
Sep 19

Focus Day

  • Developer's Unconference
    an informal sharing of dev skills and cool things people have coded
    Roundtable on Dev Life In KY
    Keynote by Todd Willey
    from 9AM-5PM at the
    Lexington Central Library
  • Entreprenuer's Fireside Chat
    Toli & Christine Lerios
    meet our keynote speakers and network with other local entrepreneurs
    3PM at Awesome Inc
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Evening Activities
Friday
Sep 20

Downtown Day

  • 9AM Kickoff at the Lyric Theater
    • Anne Ward presents
      Privacy is the New Luxury
    • Kris Kimmel asks
      What if the Next Big Medical Breakthrough isn’t on Planet Earth?
  • Afternoon Sessions from local thought leaders and entrepreneurs
    • at the Pam Miller Arts Center
      Michael Baer, John Meister, Chase Minnefield, Richie Hoagland, Dima Strakovsky, Drura Parish
    • at Base 110
      Chris Wininger, Christy Weilage, Jacqueline Benson, Stewart Ditto
  • 24hr Hackathon
    Starting at Noon
    at Awesome Inc
  • Hackton Kickoff w Kerrod Holzheimer, Lt Gov. Jenean Hampton, and other special guests.
Schedule | Speakers

Evening Activites
Saturday
Sep 21

University Day

  • Keynote at Worsham Cinema at 3PM Toli Lerios presents Startup Ecosystems: Beyond Silicon Valley
  • Brian Raney shows how to Quit Letting Fear in the Driver's Seat at the Worsham Cinema at 2PM
  • Morning Sessions and Workshops at the Gatton Student Center
    Christine Lerios, Alan Eargle, Keith McMunn, Bruce Telford, Ron Northrip, Adam Brown, Warren Nash 
  • Panel on the Present & Future of AI
    from technologists using it today
  • Company & Job Expo
    meet our community and sponsors
  • 24hr Hackathon Presentations
    12:30PM at Awesome Inc
Schedule | Speakers

Evening Activites

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