TechCrunch Disrupt NY conference kicks off in Red Hook

Brooklyn’s thriving startup scene gets a big boost this week when 2,000 professionals descend on Red Hook to show off their latest ideas and projects at the seventh annual TechCrunch Disrupt NY conference.
The three-day event, being held outside of Manhattan for the first time, includes hackathons, meet-and-greets with investors and special guest lectures from industry leaders such as Danielle Brown of Intel, as well as famous figures like the Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony.

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