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This article was published on November 22, 2016

    Watch the TNW NYC talks and interviews on-demand now!

    Watch the TNW NYC talks and interviews on-demand now!
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    Brian de Graft

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    Brian is a Junior Marketer on The Next Web’s Events team. He writes articles and social media posts for our conferences, plus other text-rel Brian is a Junior Marketer on The Next Web’s Events team. He writes articles and social media posts for our conferences, plus other text-related bits and bobs.

    On November 16th, the world’s tech influencers gathered at TNW NYC in Brooklyn for a day full of great talks, the world’s hottest startups, and unmatched networking opportunities.

    Whether you missed it or simply want to re-watch your favorite moments, TwentyThree is letting you watch all its on-demand videos from TNW NYC right here.

    Our speakers shared a lot of personal things they’d never discussed on stage before. Reddit Co-Founder Alexis Ohanian discussed how the loss of his mother and ensuing depression completely shaped his decision to sell Reddit so early; Birchbox Katia Beauchamp highlighted how the painful but necessary process of layoffs  helped make the company stronger.

    What made Kickstarter Co-Founder Yancey Strickler go from music journalism to becoming what he thought he never wanted to be: an entrepreneur? And what does 500 Startups Co-Founder Dave McClure have to share about the harsh reality of VCs?

    The true stories behind the make or break moments of tech’s biggest names are only a click away: