Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and LA Entrepreneur in Residence Jason Nazar invite you to join us for TechFairLA – Los Angeles’s largest ever Tech Job Fair. 250+ of LA’s premier technology companies will be expo-ing, looking to hire great candidates (We have over 9,000 Los Angelenos Signed Up to Attend!). The event will take place at The Reef in Downtown Los Angeles on Thursday, January 26th from 11-8pm.
The day will feature a variety of expert speakers, access to the best LA Tech Companies, and Keynotes from the brightest stars in LA Tech. Visit the booths of all the LA tech companies, and meet directly with folks looking to hire great talent. The event is free to attended for job seekers, an RSVP is required. To reserve an early spot please register below.
Company Leaders & HR: To apply to reserve your spot/booth at the event and to attend our VIP reception, please fill out registration above, and we’ll contact you with further details.
Some Featured Participating Companies: Snap Inc (Snapchat), Tinder, Dollar Shave Club, Legal Zoom, LA Times, Jam City, SpaceX, Airbnb, Youtube, Tesla, Uber, Headspace, GumGum, General Assembly, Hired, Vow to Be Chic, Laurel & Wolf, Ticketmaster, Omaze, Lootcrate, Heal, Hyperloop One, Dogvacy, Dun & Bradstreet, Mitu, Ziprecruiter, NationBuilder, Nativo, RealtyMogul.com, Riot Games, Rubicon Project, Saucey, StackCommerce, StartEngine, SteelHouse, Tastemade, The Bouqs Company, The Honest Company, TrueCar, Two Bit Circus, YouTube and ZEFR.
All Participating Companies: 8th Light, Inc., adQuadrant, AE Studio, All Def Digital, Inc, Amavitae Corporation, Anders Innovations Inc., Amazon Web Services, Bambee.com, BCG Digital Ventures, Beautycon Media, Belkin International, Inc., Betagig, BeVisible, Bistro Planet, Inc., Blurr, Boingo, ButlerBox, Cabeau, CallFire, Career Movement, Catchpoint, Chargerent, ChowNow, Chrome River Technologies, Cie Digital Labs, CityGrows, CityMoms, Inc., CitySourced Inc., Clout, Clutter Inc, Codesmith, Collab, Conservify, ConsumerTrack, Convoso, Credit Karma, Crowdfunder INC, CUJO, DCBID, Developer 24-7-365, Digital Wealth, LLC, Data360 Inc., DogVacay, Dollar Shave Club, Dopamine Labs, Drywired, DSTLD, Dun & Bradstreet, Earny, EC Hispanic Media, eHarmony, Enplug, Entertainment Partners, Episource LLC, Experian, Fama, FastPay, FieldTest, Inc, FIGS, Fineman Suarez, Fitfabfun, FlitWays, Fooda, FPA Technology Services, Inc., Frequency, Fullscreen Media, Futuredontics, Gem, General Assembly, Gobbler, GoGuardian, GumGum, Happy Returns, Inc., Hawke Media, Headspace, Heal, HelloTech, Helpr, HighRscout, Hilton, Hollar, Honey, HopSkipDrive, HR Cloud, Hyperloop One, IMDb, Infinite Humanity, inMarket Media, Internet Brands, iRobot, j2 Global, JJA Venture Search, JoinIN, Joymode, JstarPASS, Kittysmack, Koder, LA Metro, Laurel & Wolf, Lawgood, LeadsMarket.com LLC, Leaf Group, LendGenius.com, Lieberman Research Worldwide, LIT College Tour, LivVoIP.com, Inc., Loot Crate, Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator, Lumi, Lunarpages Internet Solutions, Magnopus, Managed by Q, Managed Career Solutions, Inc., Markett, Melody App, MickTec, Mindsail, Mirror Digital, Mitú, Molina Healthcare, MuteSix, NameDrop, NationBuilder, Nativo, NEOGOV, New Digital IT Inc, New Media Film Festival, NEXT Trucking, Nina Gomez Design, Nix Hydra, Oddball, Omaze, OpenMail LLC, Pathmatics, PatientPop, PeerStreet, PegasusMotorGroup, Pinguin, Pledgeling Technologies, PLUS, Pluto TV, Principal Development Group, Product School, Pulled Inc., Purple Squirrel, RealtyMogul.com, Reefer, Remine, Render Media Inc., Riot Games, Robert Half, Rubicon Project, RWM Fiber, Samesurf, Inc., Saucey, Scorpion Internet Marketing, Sensay, ServiceTitan, Skurt, Slickdeals, Smiletime, SnackNation, Snap Inc. (Snapchat), SoCal Office Technologies, Social Native, SonicSensory, Soothe, Inc., Spokeo, Inc., St. Joseph Center, StackCommerce, StartEngine, SteelHouse, StudyMode, Syncromatics, Synctree, Tala, TallyGo, Tastemade, Technical Connections, Tesla, The Bouqs Company, The Honest Company, The M. Company & Brand New You, theDevMasters, TechStars, Ticketmaster, Tinder, Transportation Information Systems, Transported Inc., troop, TrueCar, Two Bit Circus, Vaco Technology, Veritone, Inc., Verizon Digital Media Services, Vidme, VILLAWAY, Inc., VIOLET GREY, Vow To Be Chic, Wallaby Financial, Wellnest, Work Ready Online, www.ginaalexander.com, XYZ, Year Up Los Angeles, Yoi Corp, YouTube, ZEFR, and ZipRecruiter
11:00am – DOORS OPEN (Expo Hall Open from 11-8pm)
11:30-12:00 EY Host
Interview with Realty Mogul CEO, Jilliene Hellman
12:00-12:30 LegalZoom Host
Topic: Working in a Mobile First Environment
Fireside Chat with Legal Zoom CMO, Laura Goldberg
12:30-1:00 Daqri Host
1:00-1:30 Tronc Host
Topic: The future of media and technology platforms
Fireside Chat with Warner Bros SVP, Justin Herz
1:30-2:00 SVB Host
Topic: Ask The Experts. Hiring Advice from the Front Lines.
Fireside Chat with SVB’s Rob Freelan and Laurel & Wolf CEO Leura Fine, Reed Shaffner from WorkPop and Headspace CEO, Sean Brecker.
2:00-2:30 Sabio HosFireside Chat with Co-Founders Gregorio Rojas & Liliana A. Monge
Topic: Break into Tech via Software Engineering: Coding Skills & Tech Skills
2:30-3:00 Cooley Host
Topic: An Investor’s perspective on the thriving LA ecosystem
Fireside Chat with Richard Jun, Co-Founder and Managing Partner BAM Ventures
3:00-3:30 Comparably Host
Jason Nazar: How to Advance in Your Career
3:30-4:00pm Jam City Host
Topic: How Chris DeWolfe built mobile juggernaut Jam City after selling Myspace
Fireside Chat with Jam City CEO Chris DeWolfe and Executive Director at USC, David Belasco.
4:00-4:30pm Cornerstone OnDemand Host
Topic: Looking for a Career in Tech?
Panel: Talent Acquisition Team: Brianna Foulds, Matt Aronson, Veronica Pohls, Peter Renault
5:00-5:15PM PRIZE RAFFLE
5:15-5:45PM FIRESIDE CHAT W/ JASON NAZAR & BYRON SCOTT/CHARLIE NORRIS
5:45PM MAYOR ERIC GARCETTI KEYNOTE
8:00PM TECHFAIR LA CONCLUDES
Day of Event Details
Sponsors: For sponsorship opportunities please contact Jason Nazar, through the form above. And thank you to all our amazing sponsors who are making this event possible.
Thanks to Our Community Partners:
500Startups, 9dots, AARP, Anita Borg Institute Los Angeles, Black Women in Technology, Boyle Heights Technology YouthSource Center, Build.org, CalVet, Digital LA, DIY Girls, Goldhirsh Foundation, Grid 110, Hire Heroes USA, Kithub, LA Tech Rise, Latino Startup Alliance, Youth Policy Institute, Mother of Many, Start-up DTLA, Teens Exploring Technology, InnovateLA, Bixel Exchange The Salvation Army, YWCA Greater Los Angeles, and Tuesday Nights
City of Los Angeles Bureau of Engineering, City of Los Angeles Information Technology Agency, City of Los Angeles Personnel Department, LA Sanitation, Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety, Los Angeles Department of Public Works, Los Angeles Department of Sanitation, Los Angeles Department of Transportation, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, Los Angeles Department of Convention and Tourism, Los Angeles World Airports, Mayor’s Office of Economic Development, Metro, Office of the City Clerk, Office of the City Controller, and State Of California Department of Rehabilitation
List of Participating Academic Institutions:
CalTech, USC, UCLA Samueli School of Engineering, UCLA Anderson School of Business, Harvey Mudd, Claremont Graduate University, Cal Poly Pomona, Cal State Northridge, Cal State LA, Los Angeles Trade Tech College, East Los Angeles Community College, UCLA Extension, FuturizeX at UCLA, and DeVry.