By Lynn Ponder: Everyday a new surprise comes our way to enrich our lives and others through our passion for social media. This time we have been invited to be a speaker of the first of several tech-industry gatherings nationwide of LISTA Emerging Technology Leadership Summit (#Techlatino247) Kick Off in Miami Florida, Tuesday, December 4th 2012 from 5:30 to 10 p.m at Vapiano Italian Restaurant located at 1221 Brickell Ave. Miami, Florida 33131.
LISTA (www3.a-lista.org) promotes the utilization of the technology sectors for the empowerment of the Latino community.
Adriana Garcia Espinosa – Managing Director, Praxis Global www.praxisglobe.com
Emilio Sanchez – President & Editor in Chief, Voxxi www.voxxi.com
Elmer Alvarez– Founder DigitalDinosaur, The Bada Bing Room
Lynn Ponder- Founder Web City Girls www.webcitygirls.com
Julio Cassels, President LISTA South Florida Tech Council, Univision
The gathering is specifically for tech professionals, Music industry professionals, bloggers, non profits, social media experts, small businesses, journalists, advertising agencies and filmmakers and is being organized in partnership with the National Association of Latinos in Information Technology and Sciences, LISTA’s South Florida Technology Council, City of Miami, Miami Dade College, Miami Brickell Chamber of Commerce, Florida State Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, LatinBiz, Being Latino, Hispanicize 2013 and OVN Latino.
Sponsored by The Ford Motor Company and AT&T, the evening meet up will be a terrific way for Latino tech influencers from multiple industries to engage with the LISTA team, learn how they can get involved in potentially presenting at the LISTA 2013 tech series event and much more.
LISTA and AT&T will launch their “Texting and Driving It Can Wait” Campaign.
Also LISTA South Florida Tech Council 2013 is kindly requesting that attendees bring one small toy that will be donated to Toys for Tots.