Networking calendar

March 2015

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March 2 Program on Materials: New composites, materials testing equipment and resources (click to register)For certain product designs, weigh, durability, tensile strength, and temperature effect choices in materials. In this program, we will look at some new materials as well as the tools and...
  Robotics Sensors Automation and Manufacturing Special Interest Group presents:March 2 Materials: New composites, materials testing equipment and resources (click to register)For certain product designs, weigh, durability, tensile strength, and temperature effect choices in materials. In...
The 10 finalists vie for covetted cash prizes and resources. We are bringing amazing Judges: *Paul English, Founder of Kayak.com & Blade. *Philippe Schwartz, Co-Founder/CEO of Oovoo, and currently COO of Withings *Joanna Meiseles, Senior Director of Programs and Operations at...
This year’s SIIA PreK-12 Educational Technology Market Report indicates that testing and assessment is the fastest growing segment in the K-12 edtech marketplace. This session will address growth trends in the K-12 edtech marketplace. The class will be taught by John Richards, Ph.D. founder and...
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Join us at the 2015 MITX eCommerce Summit as we explore “The Future of Shopping.” You’ll return to the office better equipped to shape the customer experience and maximize acquisition and conversion. Featured presentations and discussions will cover: the convergence of content and commerce for...
Interact with your peers in a monthly morning breakfast meetup. At this monthly breakfast get-together techies, developers, designers, and entrepreneurs share learn from their peers through show and tell / show-case style presentations.And yes, this is free! Thank our sponsors when you see them :)...
District Hall is pleased to host Jay Sullivan and Itai Nevo from DLA Piper in our open lounge space every other Tuesday from 9:30am-12pm. Jay and Itai will be on hand to help answer questions about business and legal issues important to entrepreneurs, startups, venture capitalists and angel...
About This EventBeing an outdoor enthusiast in Boston can be unpredictable - as the saying goes, "If you don’t like the weather, wait 15 minutes."To help make the experience of getting outside more fun and easy to plan, Mobiquity, a Boston-based mobile engagement provider, and The Weather Channel...
Join Scott and the team over at General Assembly and learn all about the most critical aspects of making hardware products a reality: Cost, Quality and Schedule.Please note that you must RSVP through GA and not on this page. RSVP HERE!***Event Overview: So you've got a working...
Demo Night is a chance to see what the top startups are working on, these are the people that are changing the future of business & tech! Join TechHub Tuesday night at Brooklyn Boulders Somerville to experience great demos from the exciting tech entrepreneur community.  Each startup...
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Guest speaker David A. Fogel, Managing Director at Swifton CFOs, will talk about the Do’s and Don’ts of properly preparing your company’s Financial Projections, including techniques that will help get you noticed by investors and mistakes that will screen you out. Topics will include:Financial...
Now that you've set specific career goals and clarified your brand, it's time to build it! The panelists in this program will share strategies you can use to build your personal and company brand through leveraging your network and community involvement.  WITI welcomes all to attend...
Developing a funding strategy can be the most harrowing part of building any startup. Bootstrapping? Private Equity? Crowdfunding? Angel Investment? It's all a maze! Fortunately, we've assembled a crack team of MassChallenge alumni and funding experts to tell their stories of...
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When: Thursday, March 5th from 5:30 - 8:00pmWhere: Bostonia Public House, 131 State Street, Boston, MAWhat: Networking, nibbles & 48 wines on tap!Who: B2B Marketing ProfessionalsOne lucky marketer will win a GoPro. Hope you can make it!
March 5: Analog Devices, Arrow, and Tri-Star Partner for Medical Technology Day This seminar is focused on helping medical product designers make more informed design decisions for clinical and consumer medical devices and healthcare products.Product design and applications engineers from these...
As an entrepreneur preparing for a venture round, there are various factors that need to be taken into consideration when pricing a venture capital transaction.  We have gathered a panel of seasoned VC's that will discuss these factors and will share invaluable insight to entrepreneurs...
Join our Boston Area University Tech Entrepreneurship MeetUp to learn about our StartupNext powered by Google for Entrepreneurs Spring 2015 Program hosted in Boston. Register here: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/boston-area-university-tech-entrepreneurship-meetup-by-startup-next-boston-...
Open House DetailsJoin us at Launch Academy for our quarterly Open House and Alumni Panel on Thursday, March 5. Come to learn more about coding, our program and how one 10-week bootcamp can change your life.Whether you have been tinkering with code for just a short period of time and are pondering...
March 5, 2015 : Crafting a Pitch Deck and Pitch (click to register) Barb Finer, our CEO, has worked with 100's of companies on their business plans and pitches, getting significant funding for several. During her years of mentoring, she has developed a pitch deck process for use in pitch...
Join us at the 2015 EforAll Winter Accelerator Awards:>>See which EforAll Accelerator Finalists will share the program’s $15K prize pool>>Hear from top speakers including Desh Deshpande (world-renowned tech entrepreneur) & Glynn Lloyd (City Fresh Foods)>...
Join our Boston Area University Tech Entrepreneurship MeetUp hosted by StartupNext and Hult International Business School to hear more about #1 pre-accelerator Spring Program hosted in Boston and share the experience of some of world-class entrepreneurs.Our speakers during the event will...
Please join us for a talk on Hacking Flow: Peak Performance in a Digital Age by Dr. Camille Preston.There is absolutely nothing like flow. Flow is that energized, hyper-focused state when we are completely absorbed in whatever we are doing. You’ve felt it right? Working in such an...
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Although many would love to believe differently, success does not happen overnight. It takes work, hard work. And perseverance. And having the experience of failures along the way. Join us and top CEOs in the region as they share their stories about how they achieved success and what they...
In 2004 the folks at Penny Arcade decided they wanted a show exclusively for gaming. Sure, comics, anime, and other nerd hobbies were cool, and those activities all had their own shows...so what about games? From that idea spawned a small 4,500 person event in Bellevue, Washington, focused on the...
The Venture Forum is now accepting applications for its annual Five-Minute Pitch Contest for entrepreneurs looking for exposure, expert mentoring and the chance to win prize money. Applications do not require a business plan, but ask for brief descriptions of the business, its product or...
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In 2004 the folks at Penny Arcade decided they wanted a show exclusively for gaming. Sure, comics, anime, and other nerd hobbies were cool, and those activities all had their own shows...so what about games? From that idea spawned a small 4,500 person event in Bellevue, Washington, focused on the...
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In 2004 the folks at Penny Arcade decided they wanted a show exclusively for gaming. Sure, comics, anime, and other nerd hobbies were cool, and those activities all had their own shows...so what about games? From that idea spawned a small 4,500 person event in Bellevue, Washington, focused on the...
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DETAILS:Monday, March 9th, 2015Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel425 Summer StreetBoston, MA 0221011:00am - 12:00pm: Registration & Lunch12:00pm - 5:00pm: Content5:00pm - 6:00pm: Cocktails & Networking TICKETS:$250 Member / $300 Non-Member$2,250 Member table of 10$2,700 Non-Member...
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Led by leading experts in the field of startup financing, the limited-seat Fast Track is an intensive, interactive full-day seminar designed to provide entrepreneurs and investors an in-depth understanding of what it takes to raise early-stage capital for a startup.The TCN Venture Fast Track is a...
In partnership with the Every Woman Foundation - Boston Chapter (http://www.everywomanfoundation.ca/boston) to celebrate International Women's Day, this event will focus on effective mentoring - providing guidance, advice, and experiences to help you make the most of your mentor/mentee relationship...
Join our Startup NEXT Boston Spring MeetUp at LearnLaunch's head office. StartupNEXT is #1 pre-accelerator supported by UP Globa, Startup Weekend and Google for Entrepreneurs that is hosted all around the world. Whether you want to get accepted into a top accelerator program or raise...
What insights do our friends at Turnstone, T3 Advisors, Gensler, and Silicon Valley Bank have to share about the trends in office design? How can your office layout impact your team's culture? Come find out Tuesday, March 10th at 6pm at WeWork South Station.
CoFoundersLab Matchup Boston is aimed at helping entrepreneurs find co-founders, advisers & interns and to build strong, core startup teams.Get started networking now with a potential core team member by creating a free profile on CoFoundersLab.com.Agenda    6:00:...
What do I need to do when I'm raising my first round?What are investors looking for in a team?How long should my pitch deck be? Get all of your million dollar questions answered right from the horse's mouth. A panel of investors will be discussing the hot button issues every startup needs to...
At this month's Hardware Hangout, the folks from Embedded Now will be talking about their platform for embedded systems. There will be pizza, beer, and time to connect with fellow Boston area entrepreneurs. This  meetup is at Bolt.Bring your projects if you'd like to give a quick pitch to the...
MITX Up is a marketing mentorship program that matches pre-screened startups to marketing and communications mentors to help entrepreneurs be successful in telling their story, marketing their business and generally, “shouting louder and prouder.”  What is MITX Up?MITX works with local...
Q: What does it take to be an all-star in Boston's startup community?A: Diane Hessan has the scoop Join Intelligent.ly's Executive Director, Abbie Waite, for a fireside chat with Startup Institute's CEO, Diane Hessan. Learn first hand how she builds award-winning teams, inspires...
BostonCHI hosts Marli Mesibov, Content Strategist and WriterMeeting at the Intersection of Content Strategy and UX DesignAbstractLet's talk about content strategy. Let's talk about UX design. Let's talk about real-world experiences. As a content strategist and UX strategist, I work with...
About This WorkshopNothing is worse than launching a killer product or service and not being able to get people to care about it. Community management is often a hard concept to grasp — whether you need strategic or tactical help, this class will cover the breadth of conceptual topics, strategic...
About This ClassFinding new customers is a challenge for every business, and getting started with AdWords as a customer acquisition channel can be confusing, expensive and time consuming. In this gentle introduction to AdWords, we will walk through the AdWords interface and explore campaign...
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It’s a critical time for robotics and artificial-intelligence companies. While iRobot paved the way for commercial robots, tech giants like Google, Amazon, and Facebook are harnessing the technology in new ways. From self-driving cars to automated warehouses to drone-delivery systems, machines that...
Join our Startup NEXT Boston Spring MeetUp at Bolt Venture Capital Fund's head office. StartupNEXT is #1 pre-accelerator supported by UP Globa, Startup Weekend and Google for Entrepreneurs that is hosted all around the world. Whether you want to get accepted into a top accelerator...
Hack night!In other words, bring a laptop, charger, and something you want to build or learn.6:00 Hang out, chat, snack.6:15 Go around and introduce yourself and what you're working on. Ask or offer help on your project, or ask for project ideas. Work/chat/eat!9:00 Go home and get your beauty rest....
Prototyping and Manufacturing!Join top MC hardware alumni in engaging breakout sessions to get acquainted with the MADE@ program, MassChallenge's new initiative to champion startups with things to build!
BostInno's Tech Madness Challenge is back, and this year we're hosting an event to announce the roster of 64 bracket finalists. Read more about the competiton and submit nominations now. Join us, and hundreds of other tech community members, on Wednesday, March 11th for "Selection...
Every month, ten companies bring new innovative products to Mass Innovation Night Events, and the social media community turns out to blog, tweet, post pictures & video, add product mentions to LinkedIn & Facebook, and otherwise help spread the word. These live events allow companies to...
About This EventWe’re partnering with The Boston Calendar to put top Boston startups on the hot seat in front of a panel of VCs, reporters and industry experts. Along with help from the audience, the panel will grill each startups’ business model and growth strategy, to find out which startups can...
At SiteSpect, our 350+ functional test scenarios -- over 550,000 tests -- used to take 8 hours to run. For developers who often received their results weeks after finishing their code, or QA, who had to parse through test results that clumped together a hundred revisions at a time, this system was...
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PITCH-A-PALOOZAA Morning of Pitching and Pitch Coaching Register for This MeetingTHE PITCH is at the heart of convincing people to invest in your company or to purchase your product. Experienced entrepreneurs understand how critical it is to perfect their 1 minute, 3 minute 5 minute...
Iceland Naturally is partnering with the MIT Media Lab and the City Science Initiative to host an energy innovation panel discussion on March 12. The panel will focus on Boston’s and Reykjavik’s efforts in innovating energy for a better future, including the work being done around electric cars and...
   Golden Seeds Boston Open Office Hours Golden Seeds is pleased to announce an upcoming information presentation and Open Office Hours session. This event is limited to companies with a female entrepreneur in a senior management position. This session is limited to 17...
About This EventWayne Chang has been passionate about technology from a very early age, writing his first software program on the Apple IIe at age 7. As a serial entrepreneur, advisor, angel investor and hacker, he exemplifies what it means to be a young innovator.Currently based in Boston and...
WeWork One Year Anniversary Party!March 12 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm| FreeJoin us in celebrating the WeWork Boston Community!  To celebrate our amazing community here in Boston we’ve planned one of the largest parties WeWork has ever seen!  Great food, amazing drinks,...
Join us in celebrating the WeWork Boston Community!  To celebrate our amazing community here in Boston we’ve planned one of the largest parties WeWork has ever seen!  Great food, amazing drinks, live entertainment and a rare talk from our Co-Founders.WeWork Co-Founders Adam...
About This ClassInstagram is one of the hottest apps out there and just waiting for your business to take advantage — its user base is massive and highly motivated to buy. But how do you acquire followers? And how do you convert those followers into buyers?This intermediate to advanced class is...
About This ClassDrip, drip, drip. Have you ever felt that your lead generation campaigns resemble a leaky faucet? You know, new form signups just trickle in a little at a time, and either the sales or executive team regularly remind you there aren't enough leads? Don't worry, there is hope!A...
An Evening of EntrepreneurshipWith Boston's Most Enterprising Women This month, Beacon Hill Partners is excited to host another exciting installment of Startup Stir.  On March 12th, we're hosting some of Boston's most innovative founders, investors and academics - all...
This month, Beacon Hill Partners is excited to host another exciting installment of Startup Stir.  On March 12th, we're hosting some of Boston's most innovative founders, investors and academics - all entrepreneurs...who happen to be women. From 6:30 to 7, TheBostonCalendar.com...
You've got a great blog! Now you need people to find and read it. What you need are effective SEO strategies especially for bloggers. In this session, learn how to attract the right readers to your site and grow your blog traffic. You don't need to be a coding genius to do great search engine...
This Month's Dive:The Yesware server architecture is an evolving thing, beginning with a single monolithic app, it is now augmented with a series of various sized services. All of these services are written in Ruby and run on Heroku. We will present the technologies we leverage, some...
Meet the leadership team members of StartupNEXT Boston: Charles Svirk and Sean O'Brean at Venture Cafe on 12th of March. Sean and Charles will be there to answer your questions and give you more inforamtion about what opportunities can StartupNEXT Boston provide for your startup and you as an...
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Rise and grind techies! And, get your morning dose of news, commentary, economic forecast, and policy insights at the region’s first “talk show” inspired tech event. Local celebrity host John Landry – one of the region’s greatest personalities, long-time techie, angel investor, and advisor – will...
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It may still be cold, but a new season is just around the corner! Celebrate the upcoming arrival of Spring and join us for Ship It! Saturday - an all-day Hackathon at Mission Control, Launch Academy's homebase in Chinatown. Launch Academy is a 10-week training program for...
Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the City of Boston will hold the second HubHacks event on Saturday, March 14, 2015, inviting the community to work together to create data visualizations that will track the City's progress in achieving a thriving, healthy and innovative Boston.  ...
About This WorkshopIn increasingly complex times, innovation and collaboration skills are becoming vital to businesses, and both principles are essential in Design Thinking. This hands-on workshop will lead you through the design thinking process, taught by design thinking professionals that live...
About This WorkshopDive head first into HTML & CSS. This workshop takes a project-based approach to HTML & CSS. By distinguishing good code from bad, participants will focus on learning a subset of the good parts in order to make something (quick and) awesome.Tackle the barebones of how to...
Head to the British Beer Company in Framingham after work on Monday, March 16th and network with other like-minded, business professionals!
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Mark Hofmann is a Field Applications Engineer (FAE) with Microchip Technology. Mark spent the last dozen years bringing digital hardware and firmware solutions to market for a wide range of different industries including: Networking Equipment, scientific instrumentation, security, and life safety....
Navigating the legal and logistical set up of your company can be a real headache and can also be expensive.We understand building a business can be daunting. It’s important to make sure you have everything set up from the beginning and you want to have good working legal documents BUT there are...
On Fire To Hire Startup ExpoNetworking event for startups looking to brand their venture within the Northeastern University community and find talented students and alumni for co-op, full-time, and internship positions.Monday, March 165:30PM — 7:30PMCurry Student Center BallroomNetwork...
 March 16, 2015: Bioinformatics innovations and personalized medicine  (click to register) Bioinformatics is the application of big data techniques to the Life Sciences.  Unlike the type of data used in retail -- such as Target or Capital One -- bioinformatics data is highly...
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March 17: Clean Tech and Energy Solutions in TransportationBring in the green tonight:Of the ~25,000 Tesla’s (with orders for thousands) to date, come meet Tesla #1858 (world wide) and its owner, Harold Nahigian, who will extol the virtues of this fine, albeit expensive (or is it), and green mode...
About This EventWe're celebrating March Madness the only way we know how with a fireside chat in WeWork's Dugout Lounge with the leader in fantasy sports - DraftKings.Basketball fanatics and startup enthusiasts - join us for a candid conversation with Paul Liberman, founder of DraftKings - a daily...
In March of 2012, Gartner was cited in an article entitled "Personal Cloud" to Replace PC by 2014, Says Gartner."  Written by Mike Barton of www.wired.com, this article goes on to cite a number of converging factors driving this movement (see below).  Now that we are actually beyond...
1. The Benefits of Failing Fast & Quick (6:45-7:15)  by Stacey Dyer | LinkedInTrial & error is a commonly used phrase, but perhaps it's used half-heartedly. We always hear praises for the success behind a 'trial' but rarely do we hear about the 'errors'. Let's talk error,...
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Every business has to (eventually) make money. There are many possibilities, and your early choices will have major implications for the way you manage your business. In this program, local angel investor Ben Littauer will review common types of business plans and discuss how your business plan...
Wednesday March 18th, Beantown Connect is happy to announce it's next Boston area professional networking event at Julep Bar in the heart of the Financial District.Join us from 6-9pm for free appetizers and a casual business afterhours to build and develop business connections.
Join our Startup NEXT Boston Spring MeetUp at Techstars' office. StartupNEXT is a non-profit organization and the #1 pre-accelerator supported by UP Global, Startup Weekend and Google for Entrepreneurs that is hosted all around the world. Whether you want to get accepted into a...
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Please join Equinix to hear Boston executives, business leaders and technologists discuss how IT evolution can transform organizations resulting in impactful and lasting business value. This event will include keynote addresses discussing real-life customer success stories and challenges faced...
2014 may have been dubbed “the year of the data breach” by the media – but don’t let that mislead you. Just because it’s 2015 doesn’t mean that there’s nothing to worry about anymore. Quite the opposite, in actuality. Companies need to keep their customers’ information protected and safe or they...
Lunchspotting 3.1 will be held at Wayfair!On March 19th from 12 – 1 p.m., Wayfair will be our next Lunch Spot! We can't wait to connect, share stories and, of course, eat!This lunch is all about Trends & Best Practices! We're going to set things up fair style so...
Join Square 1 Bank, DraftKings + TUGG for an afternoon of hoops, beers and an exclusive March Madness daily fantasy contest.     Square 1 and DraftKings will be making a donation to NBA Math Hoops in recognition of their efforts to help students develop fundamental math skills.Feel free...
Are you unable to attend SXSWedu this year or do you want to continue the conversation? Mingle with like-minded people interested in discussing the future of edtech.You will hear from a panel of edtech experts who participated in SXSWedu. Learn about new trends and important conference...
Free event! Come learn about 7 innovative and exciting technology products and network with the Boston/Cambridge startup community!  Each presenter gets 5 minutes for product demonstration and 5 minutes for Q&A.  Please follow @BostonNewTech and use the #BNT51 hashtag...
BPMA Monthly MeetingImproving Sales Enablement – Keeping it Simple for Sales IntakeYou have a great product (or so you think) and you’ve developed a great go to market strategy but sales aren’t going the way you’d like. How do you diagnose the problem and develop the sales enablement tools,...
The future of fashion and wearable tech is unlike anything we have seen before. With e-commerce having reinvented the way we consume, and consumer preferences driving innovation in technology, this industry is set to transform.Join us at Ministry of Supply's Newbury St. location for a panel...
About This EventYou're invited to Sales Hacker's Series Event on the topic Scaling Sales Development, where local top sales leaders provide creative answers to some of the most common questions asked by members of today’s Sales teams. Our objective is to send our attendees home with an...
1 on 1 with Rich Thornett and Dribbble's Analog PlayoffMarch 19, 2015 6:30pm — 8:30pmThis month we have a special event as we team up with our friends at Dribbble! Our own Ian Murphy will be interviewing the co-founder of Dribbble, Rich Thornett, about how the company started, maintaining a...
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Say Hello, Meet Someone Awesome Boston has a massive creative class. Our vibrant arts & design and tech communities are some of the best in the world. What would happen if these communities had more opportunities to interact, share ideas, and just get to know each other? Nothing short of...
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This year, the theme of LibrePlanet is "Free Software Everywhere." The weekend's sessions touch on the many places and ways that free software is used around the world, as well as strategizing ways to make free software ubiquitous.We'll talk about some contexts where free software is thriving, and...
BUzz Lab's Startup Bootcamp is an intensive one-day training the covers strategy, marketing, legal issues, management challenges, finance & more. All topics will be taught by BU professors and experts. This is a great event if anyone with an idea for a product to the budding entrepreneur! Open...
About This ClassHoping to take your blog to the next level? Join us for an interactive workshop filled with practical tips and tricks to creating and managing a successful, and potentially lucrative, blog. This workshop will look at blogging as a business and what it takes to make an impact in this...
You're Invited! Please be our honored guest for our annual Gala, March 21, 2015 at the Andover Country Club - Andover, MA. 2015 marks our 4th annual Gala and our 5th year of business. Since 2010 we have grown to 25 schools, serving 15,000 students in-need in the Merrimack Valley...
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This year, the theme of LibrePlanet is "Free Software Everywhere." The weekend's sessions touch on the many places and ways that free software is used around the world, as well as strategizing ways to make free software ubiquitous.We'll talk about some contexts where free software is thriving, and...
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Join us Tuesday, March 24th for a CMO Breakfast with Saucony, where we'll hear from Mary O'Brien, VP Global Marketing.DETAILS:Tuesday, March 24, 2015 8:30AM: Registration and Breakfast9:00AM: Presentation and Q&AMember Tickets: $55 Non-Member Tickets: $75 *Tickets are non-...
March 24: Marketing Tools: Constant Contact and Hubspot! (link to register; early bird discount)Is Powerful Marketing an Oxymoron? Not When You Use the Right Products at the Right Time. Learn how with Constant Contact and HubSpot. In a workshop format, the evening will have a presentation,...
If you ask 100 people involved in education what instructional design is, you will most likely get 100 different answers with some overlapping themes. Why is this? Because instructional design is a field that draws on many different disciplines and is practiced differently depending on the context...
Space for this event is limited. We do have a waiting list, if you have registered, but cannot attend, please remove yourself from the event list.Lessons from Harvard:  Using Gamification to Juice Your User Engagement with Dr. B. Price Kerfoot About Dr. Kerfoot; Associate Professor,...
What does it mean to build a modern, authentic brand? How do you do that? What does it take?This workshop will provide insight for someone starting a brand from scratch or navigating how to bring the meaning of an existing brand alive. All backgrounds welcome.Max Schorr is a co-founder of GOOD and...
Session 1: "What is Lambda?", John Hugg, Software Engineer, VoltDB Session 2: "Securing Hadoop - What are your options?", Sudeep Venkatesh, VP of Solution Architecture, HP Security VoltageSESSION 1 DETAILS: What is Lambda? The architecture is designed to handle massive...
About This EventStop talking. Start Making.Join General Assembly and Friends of Harpoon at WeWork South Station to celebrate the movers, shakers and makers of Fort Point.On tap for March is Charlie Storey, President of Harpoon Brewery. Charlie will share Harpoon's startup story, discuss their...
We're building a community of awesome people here in Boston. Together we are making huge contributions to the tech ecosystem and building great companies. Our seasonal Open Doors Celebration is an opportunity for us to come together to celebrate this growing community.What's this all about?...
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“There are two types of enterprises: those who know they’ve been hacked, and those that don’t know they’ve been hacked” so said Michael Chertoff, Former Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security.  The North Shore Technology Council’s March business breakfast features a panel of cyber...
The MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge’s new Invest Smart course was created by experienced investors to help take the ‘mystery’ out of angel investing.The course is designed specifically for accredited, non-experienced investors to learn what it takes to be a successful, profitable angel investor....
The MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge’s new Invest Smart course was created by experienced investors to help take the ‘mystery’ out of Angel investing.RegisterThe course is designed specifically for accredited, non-experienced investors to learn what it takes to be a successful, profitable angel...
Come to the Innovation Community's Biggest Showcase at Entrepalooza 2015!MassChallenge has teamed up with the highest-value entrepreneurial organizations across the Commonwealth to showcase tremendous initiatives that support the rapid growth of startup companies.In a highly engaging and...
Synopsis:Join us in Boston at 6:30 PM EDT on March 25 for an evening of networking with Big Data professionals and learning about the latest Apache project, which provides critical capabilities for the emerging world of Fast Data. In this presentation, we will provide an introduction to Apache...
When:Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 7:00-9:00amWhere:MIT Tang Center (E51) - Wong Auditorium (2 Amherst Street)--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Space is limited and pre-...
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About This EventKeytar Bear serenades crowds of commuters from inside a fuzzy costume. @BostonTweet keeps thousands informed of city happenings with daily dispatches from his iPhone. What keeps these crazy two ticking? Why do they dedicate time and energy to their side projects year after year?...
Arrow brings together the industry's most comprehensive IoT building blocks and expertise. From individual components, data services, and enterprise grade solutions and application, we comfortably traverse between the micro and macro levels to enable innovations that are Five Years Out.This event...
Marty Sack has mentored more than 200 start-ups over the last two years as a volunteer for SCORE. He brings with him the mentoring resources of more than forty additional successful executives, CPAs, small business owners, and other experts in diverse areas of business and non-profits--all...
TCN UpStart Roundtables are monthly gatherings at the Venture Cafe that bring together Boston-area early-stage startups and seasoned entrepreneurs. This free series with The Capital Network, Venture Cafe, and Silicon Valley Bank is a great opportunity for you to ask burning questions about starting...
Virgin Pulse is passionate about inspiring and engaging employees to live better every day. In fact, they believe that health embraces a lot more than physical wellness. It encompasses every aspect of life: physical, emotional, social, and financial health, and more. The result? Energized, focused...
The Quincy Quick Pitch competition is organized by the Quincy Center for Innovation. The goal of the Quick Pitch is to encourage members of local colleges and the community to begin thinking about entrepreneurship and go about cultivating startup ideas. We believe that entrepreneurship skills...
The FinTech Sandbox (http://fintechsandbox.org/) is a non-profit that lets startups focus on advancing disruptive technologies without spending scarce capital on data. The cost and access to data are still major challenges for FinTech startups, and the team has brought together some of the world’s...
Thursday, March 26th, 2015 from 6:00 - 9:00 PM at Register to Attend This Event.Applications to present at this event accepted starting NOW!Application deadline is Monday, March 16, 2015What is the Piranha Pond? It is a “pitch party” where a select group of entrepreneurs has up to 5 minutes to...
Learn the real reason most startups fail. Reimagine the way you recruit your team, build your company culture, and unlock the potential of your people by designing your organization around intrinsic motivation.From the front lines of Google and YouTube, to the trenches of multiple startups, Arthur...
If you’re interested in building a billion dollar SaaS business, it’s necessary to first start with a multi-billion dollar problem.  And to turn this problem into a billion dollar business you have to make it repeatable, sustainable, valuable and predictable. To help you navigate the...
March 26 "Mobile" Madness Pitchoff! (click to register to attend or enter to pitch)Come watch as Mobile Start-ups and Companies compete against each other in a Pitch Tournament.  In honor of college basketball's March Tournament, we are hosting a March "Mobile" Madness Pitch Tournament. Come...
We're excited to announce the next Music Tech Meetup will take place on Thursday, March 26th at Cafe 939 at Berklee!  Sponsored by the Berklee Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship (BerkleeICE)Event Overview:6:30 - 7:00 - Pizza and free networking (yay and yum)7:00...
About This ClassWe’ve all heard of Microsoft Excel, and yet a surprising number of people have little to no experience using it. In this class — ideal for people working in business, management, or simply interested in getting more organized — you’ll learn the basics of the application, including...
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TCN UpStart Roundtables are monthly gatherings at the Venture Cafe that bring together Boston-area early-stage startups and seasoned entrepreneurs. This free series with The Capital Network, Venture Cafe, and Silicon Valley Bank is a great opportunity for you to ask burning questions about starting...
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HxRefactored brings together designers and developers to improve the health care experience. This year in Boston, Health 2.0 is hosting a pre-conference Code-A-Thon to encourage the development of new technology tools to improve the healthcare space and lower health care costs.Don’t miss out on...
About This EventJoin General Assembly, Purple Monkey Game Jam and Cantina for Purple Monkey Game Jam. This is a theme-based, non-competitive game jam spanning a full weekend where game makers can come together to practice their craft and learn from each other. A surprise theme will be announced at...
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This limited-seat luncheon brings some of Boston’s most experienced attorneys to provide two hours of deep instruction to entrepreneurs struggling to understand the complexity of high growth investments. Sample terms sheets will be provided and analyzed.Working lunch programs are hosted...
Join us at Venture Cafe for a networking event for young entrepreneurs on Monday, March 30 at 6 pm! This is a great opportunity to meet fellow entrepreneurs and business professionals in TiE-Boston’s ecosystem. Veer Gidwaney, CEO & Co-Founder of Maxwell Health, will be there to share his...
One of the most popular methodologies to test a business idea, launch a company, and then grow the start up is “lean startup.”  Almost anyone can do it, regardless of business background, and the value of getting fast feedback before you sink tons of time & money into a venture can be...
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The Music Business Association (Music Biz) is returning to Boston with its Music Startup Academy. While the themes of the Academy will continue to center around licensing, business development, and music operations, we’ve put a spin on the course work, pulling from our recently released...
Join us on March 31st at Tech in Motion Boston’s “Women in Tech” panel discussion. During this event we will be profiling some amazing women currently making their mark on the local tech industry. These trailblazing women in tech will share their stories and experiences from different fields within...
**Our campus is located at 179 Lincoln Street. Please use the main entrance on Surface Road (across from the Chinatown Arch). We are located on the 4th floor, where you’ll know us by our blue Startup Institute signage.** At Startup Institute, we believe in career love. Join Program...
Boston has long been a gateway city welcoming innovators from all over the world. Today, Massachusetts has strong connections to tech hubs around the world. One great example of this is home-grown MassChallenge that boasts global partners and just opened up two international locations.There is so...
 
 
 
 

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