Networking calendar

Thursday, November 15 2012

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07:00
This exclusive event, now celebrating its 10th year, brings together financial executives from around the world and leading faculty from across MIT.  You are invited to join us for a day of interactive learning and thought-provoking discourse on the future of finance,...
08:00
(Disclaimer: Because of SEC regulations, we can only allow expert investors to be in the meeting. Entrepreneurs are not allowed to solicit investments of any kind. Also, just to set the expectation right, we rarely see any VC. You can drop by anytime, and leave anytime without offending us...
09:00
What do organizations like Twitter, Warner Music Group, Turner Sports, Stanford University, Mercedes-Benz, and NPR all have in common? They have all embraced the open source solution, Drupal, to power their complex web-based systems. The Drupal Business Summit is a free, one-day event that is...
15:00
Come mix and mingle with fellow entrepreneurs! Find serendipitous connections, meet VCs for office hours and attend E&I-focused events. www.vencaf.com Venture Cafe alpha is an invitational prototype, with invitations extended to the entrepreneurial, innovative and creative communities...
Come meet with Alan Steele, a registered patent attorney and counsel at Foley Hoag LLP in Boston. Alan has been practicing in the biotech and chemical space for 14 years. He focuses on patent prosecution; patent portfolio development and management; and patentability, freedom-to-operate, and...
TCN UpStart Roundtable is a monthly gathering at the Venture Cafe that brings 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...
Come meet with Tie Angels Boston, an angel investor group investing in early stage startups in the New England area. TiE Angels is part of TiE - an organization fostering entrepreneurship globally which has 60 chapters and more than 15000 members.
Startup accelerator Betaspring will be holding office hours for startups interesting in learning more about their program and interviewing applicants for their 2013 Spring Session.
16:00
The International Entrepreneurship Center is a place where domestic and international early stage and emerging growth companies can find guidance, resources, relationships, experience and capital necessary to realize success. Our unique approach to entrepreneurship involves drawing on a pool...
Need to enhance your company's visibility? Anita Harris, founder & CEO of the award-winning Harris Communications Group, will be available discuss PR, thought leadership, content, social media and other online strategies at open office hours from 4:30-6 at Venture Cafe on Thursday,...
17:00
Czech Accelerator is an European Union sponsored project to support promising, early stage companies from the Czech Republic with novel technologies, accelerate their market readiness and find market access in the United States. Under the program, select companies can spend up to 6 months in...
 Boundless Networking Night: Why Culture Matters at a Startup  Getting a job at a startup is much more than having a good resume. You also need to be the perfect cultural fit for the company!  At Boundless, we hire people based on four very different personalities:  Indiana...
Join New England Venture Capital Association members to discuss the findings of our recent survey of Boston entrepreneurs, "Enhancing Boston's Startup Culture"(http://bit.ly/vc-nevca1115). Steve Kraus, Partner at Bessemer Ventures, will lead the discussion. Bring your perspective on the topics...
18:00
We have two great Windows Azure talks for Nov 15: Windows Azure Mobile Services (John Garland) & Real World Azure (Bob Goodearl). First, Bob Goodearl will give a behind-the-scenes look at how Windows Azure was used for the web site for Boston Code Camp #18. This is a great opportunity to...
Whether you're new to win/loss analysis or want to build on your experience, our speaker, a visionary practitioner of competitive intelligence in the enterprise software industry, will share how his company garnered information and involvement from win/loss and put it to effective use. Ken...
ISSUE: With load testing teams conducting more and more grey box/white box testing instead of pure black box testing, they could use tools that not only generate real-user load on applications but also provide insight into the root causes of performance problems. In complex applications that...
19:00
Note: I know this event conflicts with a Django Boston event, we are so sorry! We're working to make sure this doesn't happen again... Django is the most popular Python web framework, but there are lots of other choices.  Tonight, four members will present overviews of some other options:...
Autumn is in full swing, so help us stave off the winter for just a little bit longer by joining us for our November meet up! Details are still coming together, but you can count on plenty of networking and great conversation. So come on out for a some stimulating discussion over the adult...
Antler is hosting their third BrewDown. The bucks and does at Antler know a thing or two about brewing beer. In fact, they brew in their office about once a month. They'll be tasting some of their past brews, asking you to vote on your favorite, and even doing a live brewing demonstration that...
Strategy Brainstorming session with emerging cleantech social venture, STG International (www.stginternational.org):STG International, a social venture spun out of MIT, is developing and deploying novel solar energy technologies sized to provide electricity and hot water to off-grid clinics and...