Networking calendar

Tuesday, January 8 2013

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All day
 
08:00
TechSandBox, the incubator opening in MetroWest, is forming pre-launch volunteer teams for the nine key Program Steering Committees (see http://www.techsandbox.org/programs-and-committees.html ). Our mission is to serve as a physical destination,  incubator and resource for sci-tech...
11:00
The Federal SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) Program is a $2.4 billion federal R&D grant program established to help small businesses engage in R&D that have potential for commercialization. At this free seminar you we will provide an overview of the SBIR program, including...
15:00
Open Office Hours: New Leaf Legal’s open office hours (held regularly on the first and third Tuesday of the month 3PM-5PM) are a chance for businesses to reach out and have a conversation on any legal business questions or concerns. New Leaf Legal has been a part of the Workbar community for...
18:00
Join us for a free info session on our upcoming User Experience Design course, a primer in UX and UI design.  Meet instructors Emily Dunkle and Dani NordinLearn more about course content and logistics  See a demo lesson taken from the first class Look at past students' projects ...
David Wood, Three Round Stones: Demos from "Linked Data" - An upcoming book for Web developers. "Linked Data" is an upcoming book from Manning that presents the Linked Data model in plain, jargon-free language to Web developers.   Written for Web developers by Web developers, this book...
   If you've been building sites purely via FTP up to this point, we're going to revolutionize your web development workflow. First, we'll get you set up with a local development environment, which means you'll be able to run and make edits on your entire site from your own computer,...
Social media is often an untapped resource for marketers; however, listening to what people say about your brand is important in order to identify trends in conversations, and can provide your company with valuable insights at your disposal. This class will look at how you can use social listening...
Exit Strategy - A Real Life Story by James Baum, '86 Jim Baum, Symbotic CEO, will be talking about his experiences at Netezza, a Data warehousing company in Marlboro MA, as he led the company through an IPO and then an acquisition by IBM.  While touching upon the mechanics of the...
19:00
This month’s Boston Post Mortem is next week, TUESDAY, January 8th at 7pm at The Skellig in Waltham. Our presentation this month will be by Tom Lin from Demiurge Studios, who will be taking the stage to deliver a postmortem on Shoot Many Robots: Demiurge Studios has been in business for over ten...
A critical component of turning an idea into a successful, profitable company is the product development process.  The process is not straightforward; a product has to be tailored to what the marketplace demands, and often these demands can only be discovered through research and trial and...