SmackdownVentureBeat has teamed up with W3i, Movile, LeagueApps, and VSCpr to bring the NY tech community a fun night of ping pong and networking on October 28. Come test your skills or chill to the sounds of one of hiphop’s most legendary producers, DJ Premier of Gangstarr.

Where: SPiN NY (E 23rd St. @ Park Ave S)
When: October 28 from 6:00 – 10:00 PM ET

The winner of the tournament will receive a magnificently large trophy, $500 toward their charity of choice, and bragging rights. Stay tuned for raffles and other prizes to be announced in the coming weeks!

You’ll have the chance to mingle in an open and fun environment with made-in-NY companies like bitly, foursquare, ZocDoc, OMGPOP and Collegehumor. Brands like Showtime and American Express will also be there, along with a number of VCs. You can see the full list of attendees here.

The event is invite only. To request a place on the tournament bracket or to RSVP for general admission, please email teresa [at] vscpr [dot] com with “VentureBeat” in the subject line.

We’ll see you at the Smackdown!