Guests posed in the AOL photo booth.
Tech-savvy guests mixed and mingled.
The Carnegie Library lit up the night.
Morgan Gress, Marie Formica and Elisa Hu
DC’s tech titans—from Google to Facebook—turned out The Internet Association’s gala in support of Girls Who Code, a nonprofit that teaches young women tech skills.
IA President and CEO Michael Beckerman (one of DC’s very own Men of Style!) welcomed recipients of the Internet Freedom Award, Rep. Darrell Issa and Sen. Ron Wyden, as well as Girls Who Code founder and CEO Reshma Saujani.
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Facebook COO and Lean In author Sheryl Sandberg discussed women in technology during opening remarks via video message for the fundraiser, which ultimately garnered $60,000 to benefit STEM education. –Photos by Dennis Kan and Jordan Silverman