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Jun 2

KTech: Challenges, Successes & Lessons Learned: A Decade of Engineering at 23andMe

June 2 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm

You’re invited to attend the Knoxville Technology Event, Challenges, Successes & Lessons Learned: A Decade of Engineering at 23andMe.

Register here.

The Knoxville Technology Council, in partnership with Jewelry Television, is hosting a leading Silicon Valley technologist to share his experience in developing one of the leading DNA testing services in the country.

Steve Lemon, VP of Engineering at 23andMe, will be presenting highlights from over a decade of work in engineering and product development at 23andMe. Get a behind the scenes look at what it takes to be a successful trailblazer in emerging technology fields.

Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in Q&A and make new connections with a networking happy hour after the presentation. A virtual livestream will also be available.

During the happy hour, KTech members will be invited to an exclusive meet and greet with Steve. To find out if you’re eligible, check if your company is listed in our Member Directory.

Our Signature Speaker

Steve Lemon joined 23andMe in 2010 and is responsible for product and engineering. Prior to 23andMe, Steve was VP of Engineering at Loopt and Co-Founder and VP of Technology at (acquired by

Earlier Steve served as the VP of Engineering for Consumer Products and Solutions at Symantec and headed the engineering team at Cendura (acquired by CA), growing development and QA teams in both the U.S. and India. He also served as the SVP and GM of the Internet Portal Division for Healtheon/WebMD, where he operated worldwide engineering and business teams and drove M&A technology integration. He holds three U.S. patents in the area of Object Oriented Operating System Technology. Steve received a BS in Computer Science from The Ohio State University.

Health & Safety Precautions

We are limiting the number of in-person attendees to allow for social distancing. A virtual attendance option is available. At event entry, each guest will pass through metal detectors per JTV’s security protocol.

Event Agenda

3:30 PM – Check-In & Networking

3:45 PM – Welcome

3:50 PM – Program with Q&A

4:50 PM – Closing Comments

4:55 PM – Reception & Networking

6:00 PM – Event Concludes


June 2
3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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