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Katy Kasmai
Works at Google
Attended Ohio State University
Lives in New York City
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DC, come out Saturday to #DevFestDC at Capital One! You can apply for an invite to the Team Exponent Building 10x Solutions workshop at http://www.devfestdc.org/exponential
We'll be solving climate change with robotics, AI, and biotech. It's a transformative experience you won't want to miss. (limited spots available)
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Fun interview about our work at +Team Exponent with @January_Diaries at @LucidNYC. #exponential #10xEdu

https://youtu.be/hVHtCzrIiLA?t=2m31s
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Its been a hot and cold day in #NYC omg. Did you enjoy some #LEMONADE ?? 😁🎶💃 #hairdone @drybar 💆💕🙌🏼
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Getting ready for the weekend, yay! 🙌🏼 💕 What have you got planned? Hopefully something fun!🍹⛱
I'm spending most of the weekend working on http://10xEducation.org and bringing 10x thinking to K-12 schools and programs - so that kids can work on 10x solutions to some of our most difficult challenges like #ClimateChange.
I was listening to some candidates over at +Silicon Harlem last night debate tech policy. Technology education is a tricky issue, but its important to understand that giving kids iPads is NOT tech education. Let's focus on preparing kids to solve problems and build rather than become just consumers of tech.

Vacation soon! 🌈

#shdebate #education #10xEdu #exponential #tgif #nyc
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Awesome day with +Team Exponent solving for #ClimateChange Thank you team!
+Team Exponent @gdevdc #10xDC #exponential 
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Perfectly casual #Saturday today - Jeans, t-shirt, and getting a lot of work done 🤓
There's so much happening this week!
Wednesday I'll be at @lucidnyc talking Moonshots and #education. Then its off to #DC for our infamous #TeamExponent #Moonshot Sprint on Saturday 4/2 at @CapitalOne with a hugely talented pool of participants and awesome mentors. We'll be spending the day solving for #ClimateChange via #robotics, artificial intelligence and #biotech.

Shout out to #DCtech! Make sure to stop by and say hi if you're in town 🙋
Details: http://events.teamexponent.com

#startup #tech #NYC 
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DC, we're coming back! This time we're at #DevFestDC at +Capital One on 9/24, and you can apply for an invite to the +Team Exponent Building 10x Solutions workshop at http://www.devfestdc.org/exponential
We'll be working to solve some of humanity's toughest challenges with 10x solutions. It's a transformative experience you won't want to miss. (Invitation only, limited spots available)
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Its take your child to work day! I've got my mini engineer with me 👭
#android
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Spring is definitely happening on Park Ave. 💐🌼💕
... and we're counting down to #MiamiBeach vacay #soon ! 👯 ⛱🍹☀️🙌🏼
#nyc #bloom
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Excited to announce that I am joining the Advisory Board of the Portfolio School here in NYC (portfolio-school.com), where we are implementing the Exponential Education (10xEducation.org) curriculum to bring 10x thinking to K-12. We believe that kids can build our most impactful 10x solutions to our toughest challenges. 

Join us for the open house tomorrow!

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
The Princeton Club - 15 West 43rd Street
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/portfolio-school-open-house-for-fall-2016-tickets-24275633072
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Having fun in *#DC!* 💕 We had a great 10x #Exponential Sprint yesterday at +Capitalone Bank with #GDGdc and #DCtech solving for #ClimateChange! +Team Exponent #10xDC!
Hope to see some 10x #startups form 🚀😍
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Just spotted this while in DC - +Tesla 😍 #models #Model3 #Tesla #lovetofly
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Katy (pronounced Cat-ee)

I am a Creative Thinker, always looking for the unexpected, improvement and change. 
I like good, simple Design.   
I am a Digital Nomad and Serial Entrepreneur.   
I am an Optimistic Pessimist and an Extroverted Introvert.
I am an Early Adopter of good technology. 
I Research pretty much any subject, I have a lot of interests. 

Paradoxical Traits of Creative People
Creative people "show tendencies of thought and action that in most people are segregated." 

Creative people have a great deal of physical energy, but they're also often quiet and at rest. 
Creative people tend to be smart yet naive at the same time.
Creative people combine playfulness and discipline, or responsibility and irresponsibility.
Creative people alternate between imagination and fantasy, and a rooted sense of reality. Creative people tend to be both extroverted and introverted. We're usually one or the other, either preferring to be in the thick of crowds or sitting on the sidelines and observing the passing show. Creative individuals, on the other hand, seem to exhibit both traits simultaneously.
Creative people are humble and proud at the same time.
Creative people, to an extent, escape rigid gender role stereotyping.
Creative people are both rebellious and conservative.
Most creative people are very passionate about their work, yet they can be extremely objective about it as well.
Creative people's openness and sensitivity often exposes them to suffering and pain, yet also to a great deal of enjoyment.

Bragging rights
Founded +4 start-ups.
Education
  • Ohio State University
    MBA, 2009 - 2011
    Strategy
  • George Mason University
    MS Conflict Analysis & Resolution, 2006 - 2008
  • George Mason University
    BS Computer Science, 1999 - 2003
Basic Information
Gender
Female
Work
Skills
Making order out of chaos.
Employment
  • Google
    Engineering Program Manager, 2015 - present
    Material Design eng team. +GoogleDesign
  • Team Exponent
    Founder, present
    TeamExponent.com
  • Xocracy
    Cofounder CEO, 2013 - 2015
    www.xocracy.com
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Currently
New York City
Previously
Mountain View, CA - Brooklyn, NY - Paris, France - Washington, D.C. - Tehran - Columbus, Ohio - Palo Alto, CA