About this Event
Get Plugged in at the Tech Insights Forum!
Presented by Epicenter, this event features a balanced mix of time to connect with tech enthusiasts while learning from rapidly-growing leaders in the field. Kareem DaSilva, CEO of Edesia, Bryce Ellis, iOS Developer for Marsh McLennan Agency and Arielle Morris, User Interface Designer for AutoZone, will share their insights on the industry, current trends in tech, and how to find success in the field.
- 5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. : Arrival and Networking
- 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. : Industry Panel Featuring Kareem DeSilva, Bryce Ellis, and Arielle Morris
- 6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. : Closing Remarks and Networking
ABOUT THE PRESENTERS
Kareem DaSilva is the visionary behind Edesia, Inc. Named after the Roman goddess of food, his app redefines event catering by connecting communities and organizers with local food trucks and caterers. Based in Memphis, TN, Edesia serves both Nashville and Memphis markets. born in a family from Guyana, South America, Kareem draws inspiration from his Caribbean upbringing. His entrepreneurial drive, inherited from his father who ran a successful mechanic shop in Nashville, fuels his mission to unite communities through culinary experiences.
Bryce Ellis embarked on his iOS Development journey during his college years, eventually translating his passion into a successful career. He honed his skills through various experiences, including an internship in AR development. His commitment led him to a full-time role at a startup, where he contributed significantly to AR development. Returning to his roots in iOS development, Bryce launched his own Apple Watch app, the Stamina Bar, showcasing his innovation and dedication in the field.
Arielle Morris is a user Experience designer, focused on Web Development - Web and interface Design. Designing over 20+ applications, she is an impact-driven UI/UX designer who cares about efficiency. She has just over 4 years of experience consulting with clients to enhance their digital products and brands from a usability perspective.
As the front door to Memphis’ entrepreneur ecosystem, Epicenter collaborates with a network of partners to ensure that entrepreneurs have equitable access to the networks, ideas, people, capital and customers they need to launch and thrive.
Epicenter's entrance is at the corner of Peabody & BB King. Street parking is available. Garage parking is available at 250 Peabody Place.
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
Epicenter Memphis, 150 Peabody Place, Memphis, United States