[WCIT2019 side-event] The man, the GIF, the legend: An interview with Giphy founder Alex Chung

Deworkacy AOKS - 3 Abovyan str. Yerevan, Armenia Yerevan, 0025 Yerevan
Mon, Oct 7, 2019, 4:00 PM (GMT+4)

About this event

Startup Grind Yerevan is back! And the comeback is HUGE with a special edition meetup as a WCIT2019 side-event.


'GIF' or 'JIF'? Come join us and see GIPHY CEO Alex Chung revealing the answer :)

Startup Grind Yerevan is happy to announce our next event, with amazing Alex Chung! This is an event not to miss. 

Come meet friends, make new connection and hear Alex's exciting story on how he created a $300 million GIF empire.


This event is going to sell out quickly, RESERVE YOUR SEAT NOW!


About the guest:

Alex Chung is the founder and CEO of GIPHY, the people who bring you all the GIFs. Before founding GIPHY, he was a Hacker in Residence at Betaworks and directed media technology for companies such as MTV, Viacom, Comcast, managed research for Paul Allen’s R&D lab, and started his career as a hardware engineer at Intel. He’s a serial entrepreneur whose past projects include The Fridge (acquired by Google) and several others backed by investors such as YCombinator, Mitch Kapor, Google, Intel, Yahoo, and others. He was named on Business Insider’s Top 25 most influential technologists in New York, Fast Company’s most creative people in business, and Ad Age’s 50 most creative people of 2016.

Speaker

  • Alex Chung

    Alex Chung

    GIPHY

    Founder/CEO

    Alex Chung is the founder and CEO of GIPHY, your go-to platform for GIFs. He's a serial entrepreneur with previous exists and investments from YCombinator, Mitch Kapor, Google, Intel, Yahoo, and others. Alex was named on Business Insider’s Top 25 most influential technologists in New York, Fast Company’s most creative people in business, and Ad Age’s 50 most creative people.

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  • When

    Monday, Oct 7
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (+04)

    Where

    Deworkacy AOKS
    3 Abovyan str. Yerevan, Armenia Yerevan0025

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