Velocity New York 2013 Events

Special events at Velocity New York are designed to create networking opportunities and give attendees the chance to collaborate with one-another.

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Event, Grand Ballroom West
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 4 ratings)
If you had five minutes on stage what would you say? Would you talk about your latest passion? Describe the trip of a lifetime? Teach a hack? We'll find out at Ignite Velocity. Speakers are limited to 20 slides, which automatically advance after 15 seconds—that’s the fun of Ignite! Read more.
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Event, Sponsor Pavilion
Join us in the Sponsor Pavilion on Tuesday after sessions to visit the exhibitors, mingle with other attendees, and enjoy great refreshments and drinks. Read more.
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Event, Bowlmor Lanes, 222 West 44th Street
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 3 ratings)
Join us Tuesday for drinks, appetizers, and bowling (yes, bowling) at the swanky Bowlmor Lanes, 222 West 44th Street (between 7th and 8th). Read more.
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Event, Sponsor Pavilion
Grab a drink, mingle with fellow Velocity participants, and see the latest technologies and products from leading companies before Ignite Velocity starts. Read more.
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Event, Bridges Bar and Lounge, Hilton Lobby
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 2 ratings)
Join us at the Bridges Bar and Lounge, Lobby Level of the New York Hilton Midtown, after sessions on the last day of Velocity New York for a Closing Reception, sponsored by SOASTA. Read more.
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Event, Mercury Ballroom and Rotunda
Average rating: *....
(1.00, 1 rating)
Yoga does not require complicated props or a special place to practice it. Breathing and physical postures can be done anytime, anywhere. Center yourself before Velocity begins and join with other attendees for a morning yoga class. No experience or props needed. Please wear comfortable clothing that's easy to move in. No advance signup required, you can just show up. We'll provide the towels. Read more.

Community Events

Wednesday, October 16
Engineers from the NYTimes, Forecast.io and Google show you tips and techniques for smoother scrolling and animation, faster load times, and that buttery feel users love. Read more.
Thursday, October 17 & Friday, October 18
Make it a full week of Ops / Performance / Devops! This year, DevOpsDays will take place October 17 & 18 at the Microsoft Technology Center in New York City, immediately after Velocity. Read more.
Thursday, October 17
WebPerfDays is THE "Unconference" conference that brings the web performance community together. Registration is now open for WebPerfDays New York 2013 happening October 17 at the Google Chelsea Market Offices, following Velocity Conference New York. Read more.

Sponsors

Sponsorship Opportunities

For information on exhibition and sponsorship opportunities at the conference, contact Gloria Lombardo at (203) 381-9245 or glombardo@oreilly.com

Media Partner Opportunities

For media partnerships, contact mediapartners@ oreilly.com

Press and Media

For media-related inquiries, contact Maureen Jennings at maureen@oreilly.com

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