The future of events: How industry conferences and big gatherings will work after the pandemic

The future of events: How industry conferences and big gatherings will work after the pandemic

Merging physical and digital: A crowd at The International, Valve’s Dota 2 eSports tournament in Seattle in 2017, three years before the pandemic. (GeekWire file photo / Kevin Lisota) The …

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Incoming AWS CEO Adam Selipsky shares leadership lessons from pandemic in first public appearance since leaving Tableau

Incoming AWS CEO Adam Selipsky shares leadership lessons from pandemic in first public appearance since leaving Tableau

Adam Selipsky, CEO of Tableau, speaks at the Tableau Conference 2016. (Photo by Tableau Software) Adam Selipsky has years of professional experience, from positions as Vice President at RealNetworks and …

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Madrona Venture Group’s Steve Singh on key trends to watch coming out of the pandemic

Madrona Venture Group’s Steve Singh on key trends to watch coming out of the pandemic

Steve Singh, managing director of Madrona Venture Group, and former CEO of Docker and Concur. (GeekWire File Photo) The 2021 virtual GeekWire Awards were held this week, recognizing the top …

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One of America’s largest hospital chains, Community Health Systems, has been suing patients during the pandemic

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But even as Bull was helping send patients to Moberly Regional, the hospital was in the process of suing her and at least one other former employee at the nursing …

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‘Pandemic puppies’ help fuel Rover’s comeback as pet-sitting startup preps to go public via SPAC

‘Pandemic puppies’ help fuel Rover’s comeback as pet-sitting startup preps to go public via SPAC

Inside Rover’s HQ in Seattle. (Rover Photo) Pet adoption rates have surged amid the pandemic, and pet spending accelerated last year. Those are a few of the tailwinds driving optimism …

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Urbanist Richard Florida on the overblown tech exodus and how cities will regroup post pandemic

Urbanist Richard Florida on the overblown tech exodus and how cities will regroup post pandemic

Urbanist, writer and professor Richard Florida. (Photo: Daria Malysheva) Reports of coastal city deaths are grossly exaggerated. At least that’s the view of renowned urbanist and author Richard Florida, who …

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Why leaders are hopeful the Seattle community can remerge better than ever after the pandemic

Why leaders are hopeful the Seattle community can remerge better than ever after the pandemic

GeekWire’s Civic Conversations panel on Thursday, clockwise from top left: Jane Broom of Microsoft Philanthropies; Kris Hermanns of the Seattle Foundation; Monica Nickelsburg of GeekWire; Gordon McHenry Jr., United Way …

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