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Talk Tuesdays, New to the Summer Series: June 18 - August 6

Introducing Talk Tuesdays, a take on the original Tech Tuesdays, which provides a platform for you to hear directly from influential neighborhood organizations.

Featuring a wide array of partners, Talk Tuesdays will feature educational and cultural talks on topics like female empowerment, savvy PR plan development, brand recognition, the arts, and local community engagement.

Partners include Uplift Studios, General Assembly, Baruch College, The Center for Book Arts, Van Alen Institute, ThoughtMatter, Pen + Brush and Eataly. Events take place every Tuesday evening from 6 pm to 7 pm from June 18th to August 6th on the Flatiron South Public Plaza. 

Full Talk Tuesday Calendar:


Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Uplift Studios: Female Empowerment 101
It’s our time ladies! Led by Leanne Shear this class is an interactive seminar that encourages participants (women and their male allies) to explore the ways that women can get empowered personally in order to attain power societally.
Learn More & Register 
6/18 UPDATE: Class moved to rain location: General Assembly at 902 Broadway

Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Pen + Brush: Women's Work: Art & Activism in the 21st Century
Women’s Work presents five global contemporary artists-activists who continue to expand the definition of women’s work and expose its complexity, nuance, and ever-evolving nature.
Learn More & Register

Tuesday, July 2, 2019
Baruch College: Music and Entertainment Marketing & Promotion 
This talk is designed to introduce participants to the concept of marketing and branding and to help them gain an in-depth understanding of the interaction between marketing efforts, the target audience, sales, and public relations.
Learn More & Register

Tuesday, July 9, 2019 
Center for Book Arts: Artists, Books and Independent Publishers of NYC 
Join Center for Book Arts to learn more about what a work of book art is, how the interplay of form and content work together, and how versatile this artform is at crossing boundaries and touching everyone.
Learn More & Register

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Van Alen Institute: Site City Future

Site City Future asks, how can the city design for livability while competing in a global economy? In what ways can design support the essential values that make New York a great city? What planning and design policies can promote a more inclusive approach to growth?.
Learn More & Register

Tuesday, July 23, 2019
ThoughtMatter: Brands as Landmarks 
Landmarks, until very recently, were essential to urban navigation. The role of the landmark has changed dramatically now that people can carry the planet in their pocket. Iconic landmarks like Trinity Church and the Chrysler Building now compete for eyeballs not only with the traffic, signage and bustle of the city around them, but with a steady stream of emails, app notifications and breaking news alerts. We look for the Flatiron Building when we need to post to the ‘gram, not when we need to figure out where we’re going.
Learn More & Register
7/23 UPDATE (3:19 pm): Moved to Rain Location: General Assembly at 902 Broadway, 4th Floor

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 
General Assembly: User Experience Design
Explore the decision-making process that dictates how users interact with digital products and how you can apply those skills to your day to day life. 
Learn More & Register

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 
Eataly Flatiron
: Engage with the Local Community with a 360° Communications Plan 
Learn how to find your creative voice on social media, properly target with digital advertising, appropriately involve influencers, and other tactics with the PR team from the world-renowned brand, Eataly.
Learn More & Register 

Rain Location: In the event of inclement weather, the talk will take place at an INDOOR Rain Location. It will not be canceled. The talks will be held at 6 pm at the General Assembly location at 902 Broadway, 4th Floor.

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