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Glendale Tech on Tap: Emerging Technologies with Datastream IT CEO Louie Sadd

Post Date:06/21/2017 1:54 PM

For Immediate Release

June 21, 2017

Media Contact:

Jennifer McLain, Principal Economic Development Officer

818-548-2005

jemclain@glendaleca.gov

Glendale Tech on Tap: Emerging Technologies with Datastream IT CEO Louie Sadd

GLENDALE, CA – Technological research and development is speeding up progress across multiple disciplines, from how we drive and park cars to how we purchase groceries. Join us in this conversation about emerging technologies from two experts in fields that experience the impact of emerging technologies in very different ways. The talk will feature Louie Sadd, founder of Glendale-based information technology services company Datastream IT, and Meagan Brazil, Marketing Manager for the international real estate firm CBRE. In this talk, the speakers will answer such questions as:

  • What are the most visible emerging technologies that are getting a lot of hype?
  • What are the greatest dangers that some of these new technologies pose?
  • How are new technologies reshaping the field of real estate?
  • Will Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies be the standard for transactions of the future?
  • How will robotics, artificial intelligence, and automation change our lives?
  • And tips & tricks of flying drones.

This month’s Tech on Tap will take place on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the CBRE offices, 234 S Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA. Event is free but space is limited, RSVP.

ABOUT Louie Sadd:  Born and raised in Glendale, Louie attended Glendale public schools before graduating from USC with a B.S. in Accounting Information Systems. It was while at USC that Louie founded Datastream IT, providing 15 years of IT services throughout the Greater LA area. He has an ongoing dedication to serving the community in which he was raised. His current and past service on nonprofit boards include Glendale Adventist Hospital Civic Advisory Board, USC Young Alumni Council, USC Marshall Partners, Glendale Educational Foundation, Salvation Army of Glendale, Character & Ethics Project, the Campbell Center Corporate Council, Chairman of the City of Glendale Audit Commission, and he is currently completing 8 years of service on the Glendale Chamber of Commerce Board as Vice President. As a Glendale Chamber of Commerce Board Member, Louie served on the founding council of the Glendale Young Professionals (GYP), a program of the Glendale Chamber of Commerce that seeks to connect, develop, and empower its members, while bridging the gap between generations. GYP has continued to grow and has connected thousands of young professionals in its first 5 years.

EVENT DETAILS:  Light happy hour snacks will be provided. No host bar. Brief presentation, long post reception. Thirty minute talk starts at 5:30 p.m. Casual environment with good company and great conversation!

VENUE: CBRE North Los Angeles Offices at the Masonic Temple, 234 S Brand Blvd. Explore the state of the art facility as you learn about emerging technologies.

Currently available for lease is 26,081 SF in the Masonic Temple, just below the CBRE offices. The open space can serve as the new home of a co-working office. This recently re-purposed historic building in the heart of downtown Glendale's activity has close proximity to freeways and the Greater LA area. The property is also home to CBRE North LA offices, adjacent to brand new eateries like Shake Shack, Eggslut, and Philz Coffee and directly across the street from the Americana at Brand. Learn more here.

ABOUT TECH ON TAP: Glendale Tech on Tap is a monthly meet-up created to strengthen the ecosystem of technology, innovation and entrepreneurship in Glendale. You can raise a glass to tech the fourth Wednesday of each month from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. To learn more, visit www.meetup.com/Glendale-Tech-on-Tap/.

 

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