The Future of Everything hosted by Innovate@BU (FREE)
Feb
27
4:00 PM16:00

The Future of Everything hosted by Innovate@BU (FREE)

  • BUild Lab IDG Capital Student Innovation Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

DESCRIPTION

Tech? Healthcare? Arts? At this speaking event, get inspired by insights on the future of everything.

+ Food and giveaways

+ Tour the BUild Lab IDG Capital Student Innovation Center

+ Meet the Innovate@BU staff team and learn about the Innovate@BU initiative!

RSVP's are appreciated but not required!

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Cooking on a Budget: SNAP-ED Nutrition Workshop
Mar
2
10:30 AM10:30

Cooking on a Budget: SNAP-ED Nutrition Workshop

The KITCHEN at Boston Public Market is hosting FREE nutrition workshops where you can try new and tasty recipes, learn to eat healthy while sticking to a budget, and get tips on how to get healthy through smart choices. Sample workshop topics include: learning how to be a smart shopper, understanding MyPlate federal nutrition guidelines, and learning portion sizes.

Participants also observe a demo and taste healthy recipes. Examples of recipes include:

  • Red pepper hummus
  • Sweet potato custard
  • Glazed Carrot coins
  • Pumpkin soup

This FREE program is presented by the UMass Extension Nutrition Education Program. No registration needed - all are welcome!

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The Future of Cryptocurrency: Tech Talk
Mar
8
6:00 PM18:00

The Future of Cryptocurrency: Tech Talk

The recent cryptocurrency boom and the blockchain technology behind it is becoming hard to ignore. This new technology is breaking historical thresholds at an unprecedented rate and we've got questions. Tech in Motion will be featuring a panel of cryptocurrency experts who will discuss the future of a non-physical currency and it's effect on a physical market.

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Mar
21
9:00 AM09:00

Series A Venture Fast Track: A Fundraising Bootcamp for Post-Seed Entrepreneurs with 20+ Top Boston VCs & Investors

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*** Early Bird Deadline - February 14th, 2018***

The Capital Network’s Series A Fast Track Bootcamp for Post Seed Entrepreneurs, is an intensive, interactive half-day seminar providing post seed-stage entrepreneurs an in-depth understanding of what it takes to raise Series A capital. Taught by Boston’s top VC investors - they’ll give you unique insights about fundraising and growing your company the right way.

You will spend the day learning from and interacting with New England’s leading investors, entrepreneurs, and post-seed stage experts through workshops, panels and discussions. You will leave the Venture Fast Track with concrete materials and knowledge that will help you move your company forward through the various stages of the fundraising process, and with a new network of investors, mentors and peers from which to draw.

Mentors and Faculty for the day are drawn from New England’s Investment and Entrepreneurship Community and include members of the most active Venture Capital firms in the area! 

TCNFRIEND for $50 off tickets

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Last Day of Somerville Winter Farmers Market
Apr
14
9:30 AM09:30

Last Day of Somerville Winter Farmers Market

This weekly market offers the best locally grown and regionally produced agricultural items, including vegetable produce, cheese, eggs, meats, fish, breads, pastries, chocolate, and wine. Stroll among more than 30 booths while also enjoying live entertainment and rotating guest vendors each week selling local food and wares ranging from dog treats, specialty spices and honey, to botanicals, apothecary and ceramics. 

The Somerville Winter Farmers Market will be held every Saturday from December 2nd through April 14th!

Click here for more information!

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Info Session and Tour at CommonWealth Kitchen (FREE)
Feb
20
6:00 PM18:00

Info Session and Tour at CommonWealth Kitchen (FREE)

Every Third Tuesday of the month, CommonWealth Kitchen offers an info session and tour of their space for those who are thinking of joining a communal kitchen but want an idea of the kitchen and the chance to envision themselves in the environment. 

Click here for more information and to visit the kitchen's website. 

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HackBeanpot 2018 (FREE)
Feb
9
to Feb 11

HackBeanpot 2018 (FREE)

Join us for a weekend of making, designing, learning, and fun at the 6th annual HackBeanpot, hosted once again by Genuine in Boston's South End. HackBeanpot is overnight this year, so bring your toothbrush and sleeping bag, but don't worry about the food--we've got you covered with breakfast, lunch, and dinner, plus snacks in between. We have a bunch of tech talks, workshops, and fun activities planned so that you can learn some new skills or spend some time relaxing. We also will have lots of mentors from local Boston tech companies who are eager to share their knowledge and expertise to help your projects become great. If you can't already tell, we're very excited for HackBeanpot 2018, and we can't wait to see you there!

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Salary Negotiation Workshop with AAUW Work Smart Boston (FREE)
Feb
7
6:30 PM18:30

Salary Negotiation Workshop with AAUW Work Smart Boston (FREE)

General Assembly is teaming up with AAUW and the Mayor's Office of Women's Advancement to offer free, monthly salary negotiation workshops for the women of Boston. 

Join us for a free two-hour salary negotiation workshop and gain the skills and confidence to successfully negotiate your salary and benefits packages in preparation for your next review or career change. 

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Boston Job Fair - February 5 - LIVE HIRING EVENT! (FREE)
Feb
5
11:00 AM11:00

Boston Job Fair - February 5 - LIVE HIRING EVENT! (FREE)

Are you still looking for that golden career opportunity that will allow you to build a solid future for yourself and your family? We can help! We have over 20 years of experience in connecting candidates just like you with hiring managers at companies ranging from small local businesses clear on up to Fortune 500 corporations. Register now to attend our upcoming career fair! This is not a 'cattle call' event with hundreds of other candidates and lines out the door.

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Extreme Beer Fest: Boston 2018 Session #3 ($)
Feb
3
6:00 PM18:00

Extreme Beer Fest: Boston 2018 Session #3 ($)

  • Seaport Hotel and World Trade Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A celebration of craft beer and creativity within Boston; for $65, your ticket to one of the sessions will include a custom glass and the ability to taste every beer presented. Join local beer lovers and inspire your palate this February! 

To purchase tickets and find out more information, click here!

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Extreme Beer Fest: Boston 2018 Session #2 ($)
Feb
3
12:00 PM12:00

Extreme Beer Fest: Boston 2018 Session #2 ($)

  • Seaport Hotel and World Trade Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A celebration of craft beer and creativity within Boston; for $65, your ticket to one of the sessions will include a custom glass and the ability to taste every beer presented. Join local beer lovers and inspire your palate this February! 

To purchase tickets and find out more information, click here!

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2018 LearnLaunch Across Boundaries Conference ($)
Feb
1
to Feb 2

2018 LearnLaunch Across Boundaries Conference ($)

The LearnLaunch Across Boundaries conference, now in it’s 6th year, brings together a community interested in driving innovation to transform learning and increase achievement using digital technologies. Educators, education administrators, entrepreneurs, investors, education companies, and technology innovators are all part of the community attending this yearly event.

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She Geeks Out January Networking Event ($)
Jan
30
6:00 PM18:00

She Geeks Out January Networking Event ($)

Please join Toast and She Geeks Out at their beautiful offices at Hatch Fenway, for a fun night of learning, networking, eating and drinking! You'll walk away with more knowledge, new connections, and a full belly! 

Please note that this is a women-only event that intends an inclusive definition of women. We are welcoming and respectful of trans women and any others who identify as a woman in a way that is significant to them. 

Agenda
6pm-7pm: Registration, networking, eating, drinking
7pm-8pm: Panel & raffle prizes (yes we offer geektastic raffle prizes!) 
8pm-9pm: More networking!

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Pizza & Game Night at Dorchester Brewing Co (FREE)
Jan
29
5:00 PM17:00

Pizza & Game Night at Dorchester Brewing Co (FREE)

Join us every Monday night from 5pm-9pm for Pizza and Game Night at Dorchester Brewing Company! We thought that ping pong and foosball tables would make for a great addition to the Tap Room, so we went ahead and did it. We’ll be bringing out these games every Monday for your enjoyment and decided to throw in free pizza to boot. Dreaded Mondays no more!

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Nella Pasta Making Workshop ($)
Jan
28
1:00 PM13:00

Nella Pasta Making Workshop ($)

  • KITCHEN at the Boston Public Martin (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Learn how to make pasta from scratch with Nella Pasta! In this hands-on workshop, Nella Pasta's Chef will teach you how to make a pasta dough by hand, roll it into sheets, and learn dozens of different pasta shapes (inc. pappardelle, linguine, farfalle, strozzapretti, etc.). The chef will then demo a seasonal dish with Nella’s handmade fettuccine and attendees will eat together at the communal table! 

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SheHacks Boston (FREE)
Jan
26
to Jan 28

SheHacks Boston (FREE)

SheHacks Boston is a 36-hour, student-run hackathon open to all female and non-binary individuals. Led by women from across Boston's universities, SheHacks is set to be the largest all-female and non-binary hackathon in the world!

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Chocolate 101: A Brief Tasting and Tour ($)
Jan
26
6:00 PM18:00

Chocolate 101: A Brief Tasting and Tour ($)

This interactive chocolate tasting class is being held at Spindler Confections in Cambridge, which features a dazzling array of homemade chocolates, candies, caramels, and confections, as well as a unique Boston Candy Museum display. Put together in partnership with Cocoa Beantown tours and events (http://www.cocoabeantown.com), the class is instructed by experienced chocolate educator and professional chocoholic, Victoria Kichuk. 

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WeWork 5th Anniversary Business Networking Event ($)
Jan
24
6:00 PM18:00

WeWork 5th Anniversary Business Networking Event ($)

Mass Professional Networking welcome's you to their 5th Anniversary Business Networking & Social Event at WeWork! Whether you're working on building your network, looking for business leads, looking for a new job or would just like to meet people- all local professionals are invited! 

Click here for more information and to purchase tickets!

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Understanding Angel & Venture Term Sheets: A Play in Three Acts ($)
Jan
23
11:45 AM11:45

Understanding Angel & Venture Term Sheets: A Play in Three Acts ($)

At Understanding Angel & Venture Term Sheets: A Play In 3 Acts, you'll experience an in-depth discussion hosted by experienced local attorneys. Through re-enactment of negotiations, you'll understand how all parties: entrepreneurs, engineers and investors understand this process from their own perspectives.

Click here for more information and to purchase tickets!

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Current & Future Trends in Tech & Innovation ($)
Jan
18
6:30 PM18:30

Current & Future Trends in Tech & Innovation ($)

Each year, various analyst firms publish reports of key technology trends that drive business decisions and implementations – from digital transformation and blockchainto artificial intelligence and automated cars. The panel will explore opposites and combinations of various technologies. Are cloud computing and blockchain at odds with each other or are they complementary? Understanding these trends are key for entrepreneurs and start-ups as they build and launch new products as well as scale their business.

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Info Session and Tour at CommonWealth Kitchen (FREE)
Jan
16
6:00 PM18:00

Info Session and Tour at CommonWealth Kitchen (FREE)

Every Third Tuesday of the month, CommonWealth Kitchen offers an info session and tour of their space for those who are thinking of joining a communal kitchen but want an idea of the kitchen and the chance to envision themselves in the environment. 

Click here for more information and to visit the kitchen's website. 

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Designing A Career You Love in 2018 (FREE)
Jan
12
8:30 PM20:30

Designing A Career You Love in 2018 (FREE)

To kick off 2018, General Assembly is putting together this light-hearted morning event to help get you motivated in the New Year! 

We are inviting local entrepreneurs, innovators, and business owners to share their stories and talk about how they gave up the traditional 9-5 to design a career path that they truly love. 

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Launchpad on Demand (FREE)
Jan
11
8:45 AM08:45

Launchpad on Demand (FREE)

Launchpad is a great way for entrepreneurs to practice their skills and get real time feedback from experienced angel investors without the pressure of a formal, in-person pitch session. Launchpad on Demand sessions are virtual office hours held via join.me on the first Thursday of every month that allow you to ask questions and get answers from the comfort of your own home (or wherever your computer happens to be). 

Click here for more information and to sign up for the free event!

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Why Give Up Equity When You Can Fund Your Startup with Alternative Funding?
Jan
10
6:00 PM18:00

Why Give Up Equity When You Can Fund Your Startup with Alternative Funding?

Presented by The Startup Coalition, this presentation will discuss the pros and cons of fundraising for you startup and alternatives to raising equity. 

Network and gain a clearer understanding of how to effectively raise capital for you company. 

Click here for more information and to register!

Click here to visit The Startup Coalition's website!

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Sustainability 2018
Jan
9
6:00 PM18:00

Sustainability 2018

The Boston Area Sustainability Group (BASG) is kicking off 2018 with a unique double feature on January 9th to engage youth and adults alike. Let’s activate what we know about sustainability and elevate our game in how we channel our passion and energy into impact!

Our guest facilitators leading the January 9th sessions will be Lauren and Patrick Belmonte, Haven Hatch, and several of the educators from Change is Simple, an environmental science education non-profit. As certified sustainability managers, environmental scientists, and learning design experts, they will provide tips, tools, and strategies for using words and actions in service of achieving our sustainability goals.

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