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Thursday, May 19 • 7:00pm - 9:00pm
CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap documentary LIMITED

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Limited Capacity seats available

Tickets are FREE for Startup Week attendees. Availability is limited, and seats are first come, first served. Doors open at 6:00pm; Use the north Library entrance by Canyon Blvd.
Stay after the screening for a panel discussion with Director/Producer Robin Hauser Reynolds, Brad Feld, Krista Marks, Heather Terenzio, and Promise Phelon. This event is made possible by Brad Feld and Amy Batchelor.

Tech jobs are growing three times faster than our colleges are producing computer science graduates. By 2020, there will be one million unfilled software engineering jobs in the USA. Through compelling interviews, artistic animation and clever flashpoints in popular culture, CODE documentary examines the reasons why more girls and people of color are not seeking opportunities in computer science and explores how cultural mindsets, stereotypes, educational hurdles and sexism all play roles in this national crisis. Expert voices from the worlds of tech, psychology, science, and education are intercut with inspiring stories of women who are engaged in the fight to challenge complacency in the tech industry and have their voices heard. CODE aims to inspire change in mindsets, in the educational system, in startup culture and in the way women see themselves in the field of coding.


Moderators
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Robin Hauser Reynolds

Director, Finish Line Features, LLC
Director of cause based documentary films. | Most recent film is CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap

Speakers
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Brad Feld

Managing Director, Foundry Group
Brad has been an early stage investor and entrepreneur since 1987. Prior to co-founding Foundry Group, he co-founded Mobius Venture Capital and, prior to that, founded Intensity Ventures, a company that helped launch and operate software companies. Brad is also a co-founder of TechStars. Brad currently serves on the board of directors... Read More →
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Krista Marks

Co-Founder & CEO, Woot Math
Krista Marks is the Co-Founder and CEO of Woot Math, a Boulder Ed-Tech startup. Woot Math is helping teachers ensure that every student is algebra ready. Previously, Krista was a Vice President at Disney for User Generated Content. She came to Disney through its 2008 acquisition of Kerpoof where she was also CEO and Co-Founder. The tools created at Disney and Kerpoof have allowed millions of children to create, save and share artwork in safe... Read More →
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Promise Phelon

CEO, TapInfluence
Promise Phelon is the CEO of TapInfluence, a high-growth technology company specializing in influencer marketing. As advertisers and brand marketers seek a meaningful alternative to digital advertising, Promise has redefined influencer marketing as it goes through a period of dramatic transformation. Since Promise joined TapInfluence in 2015, she has transformed the business from a services to a SaaS model, driving a 300 percent increase in... Read More →
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Heather Terenzio

CEO, Techtonic Group
Techtonic Group is on a mission to create cutting edge, commercial grade software while inspiring young people to become a part of this amazing career path.



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