Event Digital DUMBO "Rethinking Marketing: How Google Made Primer"

We’re inviting some of New York’s brightest digital marketers, strategists and product teams to join us for a behind-the-scenes look at the Primer app – an experimental marketing project from Google that keeps the industry at the top of its game. Join us to explore how the idea for the app came about, how it was built, and how all companies can drive their business forward by helping their customers instead of just selling to them. We’ll have a lively discussion with the Primer team with plenty of time for networking, drinks & music from our DJs.
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Event dd:COLLECTIVE "Beyond the Search Results" Presented by Bing

Search is quickly moving beyond the search engines. Consumers are now discovering businesses via mobile, through social media, from voice assistants, and specialized apps. In this edition of dd:COLLECTIVE, we’ll explore the evolution of search and take a look at how brands and businesses can be found beyond the search results.
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Event dd:LONDON "Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained" Presented by FT

Digital DUMBO is partnering with the Financial Times to explore what budding entrepreneurs need to do to secure early-stage funding for their startups. Whether you’re building the next big web app or launching a creative ad agency, this panel features a diverse range of experts from across the creative and tech industries. You will get first-hand intelligence into what it takes to raise capital for your business. Coming up with an idea is straightforward. Pitching that idea to investors -- not so much. A startup revolution is sweeping across London but only a few manage to get the funding they need to thrive. Hear from Eileen Burbidge and Hussein Kanji, both early-stage technology venture capitalists based in London, the founder of social video marketing company Unruly, and the directors of Wayra and YPlan. FT journalists Maija Palmer and Sally Davies will moderate. This panel discussion will equip entrepreneurs with the practical knowledge they need to win over investors. Please note this event is in London, UK and not New York City!
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Event dd:OUTPOST - Product Marketing Workshop Presented by Bing

Join us for a free workshop in dd:OUTPOST along with Raphael Aquino-Jose, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Microsoft. We'll discuss product marketing strategies and user acquisition tactics. After the conclusion of the presentation, you'll have the opportunity to sit one on one with Raphael to ask additional questions.
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Event dd:IMPACT Conference "The Design Edition" Presented by Digital DUMBO

A half-day conference created by Digital DUMBO to explore digital design trends and how smart design is changing consumer behavior, retail, media, and entertainment. dd:IMPACT showcases digital innovation that fundamentally disrupts, evolves and advances business and culture. Featured speakers include: HowAboutWe, News Corp., the hit iOS game makers of Monument Valley, Diddy's music network REVOLT, and more to be announced!
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Event dd:SOCIAL "Bring the Rukkus" Presented by Rukkus

Come join us on April 23rd when our friends at Rukkus provide Digital Dumbo with an exclusive sneak peak of their upcoming product release. Rukkus, currently the fastest growing mobile ticketing app, makes live event discovery and ticket buying both easy and entertaining on mobile. They’ll once again be raising the bar on mobile ticketing with the release of their latest build. Be there and you may be one of two attendees to win a ticket shopping spree. Just <a href="http://rukkus.com/app#digitaldumbo">download the app</a> and be there the night of April 23rd to claim your prize!
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Event dd:OUTPOST Co-Working & Executive Office Hours

Join us for a co-working and mentorship day in dd:OUTPOST, our new community lounge and event space. Participants will have the opportunity to co-work with one another for the afternoon and participate in a mentorship and office hours session with Kelly Jones, Head of Thought Leadership, Microsoft. Kelly will discuss the Digital Trends Report, a collaborative effort between Microsoft, IPG Mediabrands, and The Future Laboratory to understanding changing consumer relationships with technology, and what this means for brands and advertisers. We find the humanity in the technology.
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Event dd:IMPACT Conference "The Connected Life"

A half-day conference created by Digital DUMBO to explore how the internet, apps, devices, data, and networks are changing our lifestyles - from health, shopping, and entertainment, to productivity, work, and entire cities.
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Event dd:SOCIAL - "Pins & Pints" at Brooklyn Bowl

Join Digital DUMBO at Brooklyn Bowl on August 28th to say goodbye to the end of summer, and head north to Williamsburg for this month's dd:SOCIAL. Free entry with discounted drinks from 6-10pm. RSVP - https://ddsocialbrooklynbowl.eventbrite.com
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Event dd:SOCIAL "Touch Publishing" Presented by Flowboard

Join Digital DUMBO and Flowboard on June 27th to celebrate the launch of the start-up's latest update and a glimpse into the future of touch publishing. Flowboard has been called "The Most Important Free App You'll Download" by Cult of the Mac and recently picked as Gizmodo's App of the Day. Come see the future of touch publishing and enjoy music and drinks - on us! RSVP - http://ddsocialflowboard.eventbrite.com/
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