TechCrunch Disrupt came back to NYC for the 4th year and was held this past week from May 9-11th at the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal in Red Hook, Brooklyn. What is TechCrunch Disrupt? "TechCrunch Disrupt is the world's leading authority in debuting revolutionary startups, introducing game-changing technologies, and discussing what's top of mind for the tech industry's key innovators. Disrupt gathers the best and brightest entrepreneurs, investors, hackers, and tech fans for on-stage interviews, the Startup Battlefield competition, a 24-hour Hackathon, Startup Alley, Hardware Alley, and After Parties."
The even hosted established and brand-new startups from all over the world. Speakers included Jessica Alba from The Honest Company, Carmelo Anthony from the NY Knicks, and Dawoon Kang from Coffee Meets Bagel. TechCrunch Disrupt speakers gave advice on working towards goals and also spoke about the challenges and successes of starting their own company.
Our Lyft ambassadors gave attendees Lyft swag and everyone had a chance to spin at our prize wheel.
Congratulations to all those who participated at the Startup Battlefield!
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