This week, we're introducing you to new products, teaching you to boost your brand, and exploring the ins and outs of scientific discovery. All that and more is in store for The Week Ahead!
NGIN Open Workspace
Who: NGIN Workplace
What: A week of free coworking space
When: 7/7/14, 8:00am – 7/11/14, 12:00pm
Where: 210 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02139 (NGIN)
Why: Take a full week to check out what NGIN brings to coworking. Learn about the amenities offered and the benefits that are available when you work in an internationally focused community.
Boston Tech Breakfast
Who: Boston Tech Breakfast
What: Tech showcase and networking event
When: 7/8/14, 8:00am
Where: 1 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA 02142 (Microsoft NERD)
Why: Check out exciting showcases and demos over bagels and coffee. Hear from a group of companies including Inwiter, Senseware, Codeship, Howler and MarketMuse as they talk about their latest work. Network with developers, entrepreneurs, designers and other tech professionals from the Greater Boston area.
Who: New England-Israel Business Council
What: Presentation on US and Israel collaborative opportunities
When: 7/8/14, 8:30am – 10:30am
Where: 210 Broadway, Cambridge, MA, 02139 (NGIN)
Why: Participate in this informative session and learn more about how your company can benefit from working with Israel. Speakers include Eli Groner, Minister of Economic Affairs for the Israeli Embassy, Andrea Yonah of the Bi-national Industrial R&D Foundation, Nitzan Sneh, CEO of Cliniworks, and Dr. Michael Francoeur, Director of Pfizer’s Portfolio Medical Affairs Team.
Boston Hardware Startups
Who: Boston Hardware Startup Meetup
What: Hardware demos
When: 7/8/14, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Where: 110 Chauncy Street, Boston, MA 02111 (Bolt)
Why: Network with other hardware enthusiasts over food and drinks, then hear from a trio of hardware startups working in Boston. Presentations and demos from Lilypad Scales, Dipjar and Freight Farms.
The Bacterial Frontier
Who: Broad Institute
What: Public presentation on human disease
When: 7/9/14, 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Where: 7 Cambridge Center, Cambridge, MA 02142 (Broad Institute)
Why: Explore human diseases with Dr. Ami Bhatt of the Broad Institute. Hear about Dr. Bhatt’s research into a new species of bacteria and its implications on future explorations and discoveries.
Who: Mass Innovation Nights
What: Networking event and product launch
When: 7/9/14, 6:00pm – 8:30pm
Where: 311 Arsenal Street, Watertown, MA 02472 (athenahealth)
Why: Join Mass Innovation Nights as they help 10 companies launch new products to the public. This month’s companies focus on everything from managing personal healthcare to consumer tech accessories to social groups and educational tools.
Who: Prompt Boston
What: Workshop on press releases
When: 7/10/14, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Where: 745 Atlantics Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02111 (WeWork South Station)
Why: Join the Prompt Boston team as they host this interactive, hands-on workshop covering the process behind effective press releases. From planning to writing to getting in out in the right places, attendees are sure to come away with immediately implementable information.
NICE or Nasty – What’s Wrong with Considering Cost Effectiveness?
Who: UK Trade & Investment
What: Presentation on the UK’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
When: 7/10/14, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Where: One Broadway, 7th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02142 (British Consulate General, Boston)
Why: Hear from David Haslam, Chairman of NICE, as he shares an inside look at how NICE approval impacts international sales of new medicine. Gain insight into the approval process and understand how to best shape your own development program for success.
Design Museum Mornings
Design Museum Mornings
Who: Design Museum Boston
What: Talk on branding
When: 7/11/14, 8:30am – 10:00am
Where: 45 Prospect Street, Cambridge, MA 02139 (Workbar Cambridge)
Why: Join the Design Museum of Boston as they host Bobby Riley, CEO of Soldier Design. Learn more about the dynamics of branding as it ties into design and network with the design community.
Jason, for the team at Kendall Press