We’re trekking all the way to Allentown for our long-awaited meetup with Nina Barbuto from Assemble. An authority on dynamic field of creative technology, she has a lot to share about the role of engineers in society, the financial realities of invention, and the challenges of making technology accessible to the general public. Also discussed: Pittsburgh vs Los Angeles, creative serendipity, and where technology is going to drive this city.
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Mentioned in this Episode:
Pittsburgh Comedy Festival
Southern California Institute of Architecture
Tech Shop Pittsburgh
East Liberty Farmer’s Market
LACE (LA Contemporary Exhibitions)
Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre