Networking calendar

Thursday, February 28 2013

Time Items
All day
 
05:00
Startups and entrepreneurs don’t always have the funding to retain a public relations firm, but that doesn’t mean they don’t need effective PR programs to get their companies off the ground. If PR is a do-it-yourself project for your organization, make sure you have the tools to get the job...
07:00
Today's Chief Information Officers are innovation architects—setting a company's business strategy, determining mission-critical data, and harnessing technology for success. Join NETSEA for an executive breakfast with leading CIOs who will share their ...
08:00
2014 ConferenceAcross Boundaries:How can edtech scale student success? Co-Sponsored by: February 28-March 1, 2014Northwest Building (52 Oxford Street) at Harvard UniversityCambridge, MAEarly bird registration will open in mid-December.Twitter: @learnlaunch #learnlaunch14The...
(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...
In today’s economy and corporate culture, every department is expected to do more with less, especially marketing. To our CEOs, “I don’t have enough budget” is an excuse that just doesn’t hold water. We are expected to use all our creative powers and marketing savvy to deliver strong results...
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...
This monthly gathering, brought to you by The Capital Network, Venture Café and Silicon Valley Bank, brings together seasoned entrepreneurs and early-stage startups. You’ll have opportunities to ask questions about starting a company and meet other like-minded entrepreneurs.Read more about this...
16:00
George is an active consultant, mentor and angel investor in the Harvard, MIT, and Boston entrepreneurial communities. With degrees in computer science and business, George co-founded a biotech market research company that was acquired by a global biopharmaceutical service provider in 2008. If...
17:00
If you are a technology entrepreneur, work at a technology or life sciences company or are an investor in tech or biotech companies, you are welcome join us for cocktails and hors d'oeuvres to celebrate the launch of Foley Hoag’s Technology & Entrepreneurship Collaborative (TEC@FoleyHoag...
18:00
   The Valet Key Pattern and 7 other things most developers don’t know about Windows Azure Blob Storage In this talk, we will dive into Windows Azure Blob Storage. First, we will figure out what it is (hint: it resembles a cloud file system, but there’s a lot more to it – thus the...
The game industry has grown in leaps-and-bounds since the early days. We’ve seen huge advancements in graphics, back-end technology, game mechanics and storytelling. We’ve grown to be a highly profitable industry with billions to our name each year. Despite our success, however, we still face...
Are you attending SXSW 2013 as a multi-year veteran who knows the scene inside and out?  Or are you attending for the first time? If you said yes to either, Join SVB and the Venture Café from 6-7pm on February 28th.  Come meet fellow entrepreneurs and companies from Boston who will be...
Customer Acquisition with Andy Payne, Co-Founder of OpenMarket You might have the greatest product or service in the world, but if you can't get customers, it doesn't matter.  How can you be as good at customer acquisition as you are at product?  This workshop will focus on on-line...
Windows 8 offers a new and unique opportunity for front-end web developers, allowing them to use languages they already know (HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript) to create apps. This class is a general introduction to the Windows 8 platform, and will touch on:the process, start to finish, of...
We're super excited to welcome back Brant Cooper & Patrick Vlaskovits, co-authors of The Entrepreneur's Guide to Customer Development, to provide us with a preview of their new book, The Lean Entrepreneur.Come learn how to be a Lean Entrepreneur &enter your mailing address in the...