Techfest in Louisville: August 2021

Gain tech insight and network with industry experts
at Techfest Louisville, August 26-27, 2021

This year’s Techfest will be at Noble Funk Brew Co., (922 S. Second St. in Louisville). TALK’s TechFest Louisville is a biennial summit designed to bring together technology professionals for learning and networking.
Featured Panels — Day 1, August 26

2PM: “The Techfest 2021 Zero Trust Panel.” Moderator: Da-Wyone Haynes, Cyber Product Owner, Aegon Global Technology Operations. Panelists: Colin Glover, Cybersecurity Advisor, CISA; Jay Rollins, Founder, CloudNexus IT.

3PM: A Candid Conversation: “Cloud & Edge Computing Virtues & Angst”— Speakers: Arvin Singh, Managing Director of 5G & Edge innovation, Verizon & Tyler Smith, Cloud Solutions Consultant of RapidScale.

4PM: “A Look At Broadband & 5G in Kentucky: Issues, Solutions, & Progress.” Moderator: Dawn Yankeelov, CEO of TALK and President of Aspectx. Panelists: Tom Ferree, CEO of Connected Nation; Phillip Brown, Government Affairs Mgr., Crown Castle; and Bryan Eugene, Channel Sales Manager, Spectrum.

Featured Panel — Day 2, August 27

1PM: University of Louisville Trager Institute Panel: “Combatting Social Isolation: Tech Solutions Underway.” Moderator: Dr. Anna Faul, Ph.D. Executive Director, UofL Trager Institute, PhD. The Institute’s Panelists: Dr. Joseph D’Ambrosio, PhD: Dr. Pam Yankeelov, PhD; Barbara Gordon, Community Engagement.

Find out more at: Techfest Louisville!