Networking calendar

Thursday, February 21 2013

Time Items
All day
 
08:00
In 2010 Mark Zuckerberg said, “If I had to guess, social commerce is next to blow up.”He was right.According to Mashable.com: "Social media has changed the way we shop online, and the statistics confirm it. About 81% of consumers receive advice from friends and family...
(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...
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...
16:00
Stop by and chat with Jennifer Jordan, Vice President of MassVentures.. You can reserve a 15 minute segment by signing up at her table in the Café. MassVentures is an early-stage venture capital fund dedicated to investing in Massachusetts high growth technology companies. MassVentures is...
18:00
The Boston Hadoop User Group invites you to an evening meet-up and cocktail hour in Cambridge. Join Patrick Toole, SE Manager at Hadapt, and Rob Rosen, Director of Technical Services at MapR, as they discuss how businesses are accelerating Hadoop into production via interactive applications...
Leveraging Social Media in Product Innovation DATE:  Thursday, February 21, 20136:15 PMConstant Contact, 1610 Trapelo Rd, Wathlam, MAPresenter:  Rachel HappeSocial media isn't a buzzword or a fad, it's a critical tool that turns the traditional corporate model on its head.  ...
About This Presentation We've all made fun of SEO at some point in time. While it is often mocked due to the years of shady gimmicks, it shouldn't be ignored completely. Long term SEO success is based on three things: great user experience, front...
Goodwin Procter, along with The Yale Entrepreneurial Society (YES), is hosting YES Boston 2013: Startup Accelerators, an evening panel discussion and networking reception on Thursday, February 21. Moderated by Goodwin Procter’s Bill Schnoor, the panel includes: Katie Rae, Techstars...
 Google Apps Script is a cloud based JavaScript environment which allows you to write powerful applications and workflows around Google Apps such as Gmail, Docs, Drive, Sheets and more. The development is entirely within a browser and its free and easy to get started. Come learn all...