The rain last Friday didn’t dampen anyone’s enthusiasm at the fourth annual Sloss Tech. Photo by Jacob Blankenship for Bham Now
Last Friday, as rain fell softly outside, a crowd of people from across Birmingham’s tech, entrepreneurial and startup scene gathered for the fourth annual Sloss Tech.
We heard about some exciting tech ed and women in tech initiatives coming down the pike soon in Bham. We laughed hard at
Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of Reddit and husband of Serena Williams. Continue reading “3 things I learned at my 1st-ever Sloss Tech in Birmingham”
View from the back of the stage at the 2018 Sloss Tech “Level Up Birmingham” panel. Photo by Sloss Tech via Facebook
If you want to learn directly from entrepreneurs who’ve succeeded in taking their businesses to the next level, Sloss Tech’s “Next Level” panel is for you.
Between 8AM and 5PM at The Lyric, you’ll get to hear these folks, an awesome
women in tech panel and a whole lineup of other speakers . . . then head to the afterparty at Secret Stages.
Know you wanna go?
Get your tickets now. Continue reading “5 entrepreneurs you’ll hear on Sloss Tech’s “Next Level” startup panel August 2 at The Lyric in Birmingham. Plus, Secret Stages afterparty.”
A rock-star lineup for the Women in Tech panel at this year’s Sloss Tech. (l-r) Stephanie Cooper, Martha Underwood, April Benetollo, Amanda Raney . . . and, just added (pictured below) Ashley Gann . Photos supplied
Think women don’t play a big role in tech here in Birmingham? Think again.
Sloss Tech 2019 has a rock-star panel of women trailblazers in leadership and tech roles lined up for this year’s event. You can
get your ticket here. Continue reading “Sloss Tech’s Women in Tech panel on August 2 at The Lyric in Birmingham is gonna be awesome. Get your tickets now.”
Photo via Innovation Depot’s Facebook page.
Birmingham as the next Silicon Valley? According to
, it’s definitely a possibility.
Continue reading “Birmingham dubbed the next Silicon Valley by Forbes?”
Zoo, Brews, and Bar-B-Que at the Birmingham Zoo. Photo courtesy of Birmingham Zoo.
Do you love giveaways and the chance to win cool prizes? If you
sign up for Bham Now’s newsletter, you will! Check out some of the totally amazing stuff that have been up for grabs lately via Bham Now. Continue reading “6 things you could have won if you were signed up for Bham Now’s newsletter, including Sloss Tech tickets”
Photo of Bozoma Saint John by Bham Now
It was the hottest place to be in Birmingham for techies, innovators, entrepreneurs, social media marketers and marketing professionals this week. Continue reading “3 takeaways from Birmingham’s Sloss Tech, including Mayor Randall Woodfin’s poignant message”
Sloss Tech kicks off with Founder and CEO at Influencer Jim Cavale interviewing Mayor Randall Woodfin. Photo submitted
The full lineup for Sloss Tech 2018 includes Silicon Valley celebrities, homegrown startup stars and more. Find out who all is speaking at the Southeast’s biggest tech conference on July 13 at the The Lyric.
Get your tickets while they last.
Continue reading “Here are the 5 speakers for Sloss Tech, including Mayor Randall Woodfin”
Photo via McWane Science Center.
July 13-14 is an exciting weekend in Birmingham with lots of cool things to see and do. Join in on the fun by attending one (or more!) of these awesome events. Which one will you choose?
Continue reading “7 exciting events happening in Birmingham, July 13-15! Which will you choose?”
Sloss Tech speaker Payne Lindsey hosts the podcasts “Up and Vanished” and “Atlanta Monster”. Photo submitted
Here’s me giving an internal round of applause to the 2018
Wowza! Sloss Tech lineup. ( ) Get your tickets for the Southeast’s premiere tech festival at the now Lyric Theatre on July 13.
Big names are headed our way, people! Trust me
—Sloss Tech will sell out, just like it did last year.
Continue reading “3 BIG things to look forward to at Sloss Tech 2018 on July 13, including ‘Up And Vanished’ creator Payne Lindsey”
Jennifer Skjellum, President & CEO of TechBirmingham
Door prizes including 2 Sidewalk passes and a chance to win a private group Pedal Tour for 14! Join Bham Now and friends at 5:30 – 7pm at Avondale Brewery, upstairs. It’s free!
Continue reading “Tonight @ 5:30! Birmingham Innovator: Jennifer Skjellum, President & CEO of TechBirmingham”
Two Sloss-focused festivals? Oh yeah. – via panoramio.com
This week in Birmingham is
big. How big? Try fighting-with-cardboard, two-festivals, Game-of-Thrones-Season-Premiere big! Remember: band links have music, so be careful if you’re reading this at work! Continue reading “Birmingham top ten: July 12-18”
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Congratulations to Shy, the winner of our first pair of FREE Sloss Tech tickets. Don’t miss your chance to win your pair.
Continue reading “Second Chance to Win FREE Sloss Tech Tickets”
Sloss Tech will host some of Birmingham’s own brightest, in addition to national speakers like Tiki Barber and Casey Niestat.
I spoke with three of them, and they had a lot to say about Birmingham!
via Lookfar Blog
Continue reading “Meet the local speakers of the 2nd annual Sloss Tech July 14th”
For the first time, Birmingham, AL was competing on the national tech stage with its Sloss Tech event, but if you didn’t go last year, don’t worry!
The event was such a success that another will be hosted this July 14th, at the Lyric Theatre, and we expect it to be even better.
Continue reading “Sloss Tech is back in Birmingham July 14th”
The Innovation Depot, the largest startup business incubator in the Southeast, continues to advance the interest of Birmingham by facilitating A+ companies and helping them expand operations.
Now Fleetio, first housed inside the massive facility, is moving out and setting up shop near
Tony Summerville, CEO of Fleetio, stands with friends/partners at the SlossTech festival this past summer.
Continue reading “From the Depot onward – local Tech Startup moving near the Pizitz”