Businesses in all sectors are feeling the pinch when trying to hire right now. Join us at our next TechTalk to learn from Samantha Snabes, co-founder of re:3D Inc, and John Florez, Founder, and CEO of Rightworks, on how to improve your recruiting, hiring, and retention. Hugh Forrest will moderate the talk and focus on strategies that will help your company or startup hire and retain the best talent, including creating a more DEI-focused / DEI-friendly workforce.

Featured Speakers
  • John Florez

    Founder & CEO
    2021 A-LIST Finalist

  • Samantha Snabes

    re:3D Inc

    2016 A-LIST Recipient

Moderated by
  • Hugh Forrest

    SXSW Chief Programming Officer

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