Networking calendar

Wednesday, December 5 2012

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All day
 
07:00
In order to build a successful business, you must first understand the true intentions of the founder- you! What type of company are you building? What role do you want to play in the short and long terms? Do you want to be rich or to be queen? Join HBS Professor and serial entrepreneur Janet...
08:00
The 7th annual New England Venture Summit, presented by youngStartup Ventures, is the premier industry gathering connecting venture capitalists, corporate VCs, angel investors, technology transfer professionals, senior executives of early stage and emerging growth companies, university researchers...
09:00
MassVentures (formerly the Massachusetts Technology Development Corporation) is a quasi-public corporation formed in 1978 by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to address the capital gap for start-up companies and to encourage the growth of early-stage technology firms.  In this program, Nick...
  Stephen Kraus, a partner in the Cambridge, Mass. office, has worked with Bessemer since 2004 and focuses on the healthcare sector. Steve has been actively involved in Bessemer’s investments in Sirtris Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: SIRT, acquired by GlaxoSmithKline); Affymax(NASDAQ:...
16:00
ANATOMY OF ATTACK:It Takes a Hacker to Stop a HackerAn up-close look at today's world of cybercrime, the evolution of hackers, and how it affects the corporate IT landscapeJoin Internap, and our partner, Alert Logic, for an evening reception and conversation as we discuss:A profile of today's...
17:00
We invite you to come meet us and learn more about what we do, how we do it, and how you can join. This will be a great opportunity to meet our engineers, hiring managers, learn about our culture, and find out about the exciting opportunities AWS has to offer! Have a drink and appetizers on us...
Jim Johnston will lead a peer-to-peer discussion with CEOs of small and medium sized companies in New England. He will be joined by WiTricity CEO Eric Giler. Only CEOs attend. This is an opportunity for a candid, productive discussion among peers. Discussion will focus on how to get the...
Join established and aspiring entrepreneurs in the seventh annual Rhode Island Elevator Pitch Contest and earn a chance to win cash prizes. A total of $1,000 will be awarded to top presenters. Presenters will describe their business ideas in 90 seconds to a panel of expert judges and get...
At the Launch Smart Clinic,  two companies will present their full investor presentation (not just the elevator pitch) and get feedback from our distinguished panelists and the audience. Please join us and help these companies tighten their growth and fundraising plans while you glean...
18:00
ome join us for our first monthly HubSpot Happy Hour with fun cocktails, conversation and ping pong.  There are lots of reasons to come to a free party at HubSpot. Here are just a few to entice you:  Kick off the month of December the way it's meant to be celebrated. With fun and friends...
 You saw an opportunity in the marketplace and have spent months building a product to address it. Whether your “product” is a consumer good, technology, service or website, it’s easy to lose sight of your customers in those early days, even after launching the business.  This...
The Husky Startup Challenge (HSC) is Northeastern University's semester-long startup competition which helps students with ideas formulate the structure to turn their ideas into successful companies. This year's ventures include ideas in the high tech, clean energy, consumer product and cloud...
19:00
Will Neely CEO, Piecewise In this 10-week course, students learn to code, speak the language and implement their own designs by learning HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.