The 2012 Teens in Tech Conference on August 9th went off well, with hundreds of teenagers both in person and online being inspired by the youth speaking on stage. However, if you unfortunately missed the conference and the live stream, you are still in luck. We finally have video of the conference, separated into ten parts, that we will highlight this week. Stay tuned all week to catch what you missed from this year’s Teens in Tech Conference.
After Sahil offered a bit of insight into how he became apart of Pinterest and Gumroad, Adam Debreczeni of Kiip showed the attendees the foundation of his product design work. Debreczeni, born in a family of engineers, found his upbringing as a huge influence of where he is today. Adam also showed off some of his developing mistakes and how he learned from them.
Alexander Bass from One was up next. Bass, former actor and Broadway performer, isn’t the first person you’d think of being apart of the startup culture. However, after the influence of a friend in the industry, Alex decided to take the plunge in. Now in Chicago apart of the One team, Alexander offers us some insight into how Hollywood and Silicon Valley have a couple of similarities.