Executive Director – Techweek Los Angeles
Lian Kimia joined us in early 2015 as the Executive Director of Techweek Los Angeles. Passionate about making connections across technology communities, you can see Lian at meetups and co-working spaces from Santa Monica to West Hollywood, Culver City to Downtown LA.
Having spent 3 years in Tel Aviv, Lian became a leading member of Israel’s tech ecosystem by connecting Israeli startups to investors from all over the world. As one of the founders of Axis Innovation, a boutique advisory firm, Lian ran international tech conferences in France, Canada, Singapore, Turkey and Israel. Returning to her hometown of LA, Lian brings a fantastic global network and perspective to Techweek.
Fluent in Hebrew, English and Farsi, Lian’s multicultural background enables her with the unique ability to bridge borders. Techweek is all about getting people together and curating serendipitous synergy. Lian could not be bringing a better set of skills to her craft and Techweek Los Angeles will be all the stronger for it!