Put your networking pedal to the metal with our weekly roundup of networking events! This week, we're making the most of our marketing, seeing success in science and drawing deeper understanding from data and design. You don't want to miss The Week Ahead!
Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
Creating a Winning Marketing & Sales Strategy
What: Panel discussion on sales and marketing
When: 7/22/14, 5:30pm – 8:00pm
Where: 210 Broadway #201, Cambridge, MA 02139 (NGIN Workplace)
Why: Hear from sales and marketing experts and innovators as they share insight into driving results regardless of industry. Learn more about best practices for sales and marketing and network with other Boston professionals.
Who: Massachusetts Clean Energy Center
What: Networking event
When: 7/22/14, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Where: 160 Milk Street, Boston, MA 02109 (Central Wharf Co.)
Why: Discuss the latest advancements taking place in the water innovation industry with the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center, Cambrian Innovation and other attendees. Find out more about challenges and opportunities in Massachusetts and around the world.
Content Marketing Forum
What: Interactive discussions on content marketing
When: 7/22/14, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Where: 245 First Street, Cambridge, MA 02142 (Curata)
Why: Listen in as a pair of presenters share their experience with content marketing, Salesforce and Agile Marketing. Open discussion to follow, plus light refreshments and networking.
Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014
Start-up Biotech in 2014: Turning Challenges into Opportunities
Who: Harvard Innovation Lab
What: Discussions on the biotech industry
When: 7/23/14, 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Where: 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA 02163 (Harvard Innovation Lab)
Why: A trio of entrepreneurs share their experience in early stage biotechnology companies. Topics covered include funding, effective collaboration and overall best practices.
Genetics and Diabetes
Who: Broad Institute
What: Public presentation on disease and genetics
When: 7/23/14, 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Where: 7 Cambridge Center, Cambridge, MA 02142
Why: Come out for a new installment of Midsummer Nights’ Science at the Broad. In this session, Dr. David Altshuler shares his research into how genetics influence the condition of diabetes.
Thursday, July 24th, 2014
LearnLaunch Meetup & Pitch Night
Who: LearnLaunch and TeachPoint
What: Pitch Night and reception
When: 7/24/14, 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Where: One Broadway, 5th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02142 (Cambridge Innovation Center)
Why: Enjoy a showcase of early stage entrepreneurs as they discuss and demo their products. After presentations, network with Boston’s entrepreneurial community and learn more about LearnLaunch, TeachPoint and The Venture Café Foundation.
Fireside Chat with Mike Baker, Co-founder of DataXu
Who: General Assembly Boston
What: Presentation from DataXu CEO
When: 7/24/14, 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Where: 51 Melcher Street, Boston, MA 02210 (General Assembly Boston)
Why: Hear from Mike Baker, CEO of DataXu, on the company's growth. Find out how the team mixes rocket science with digital marketing for a unique approach and network with other attendees.
Urban Design Keynote
Who: Design Museum Boston
What: Presentation on urban design
When: 7/24/14, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where: 100 Foley Street, Somerville, MA 02145 (Assembly Row)
Why: Be part of the fun as Design Museum Boston launches its first ever summer series. In the first of three events, journalist Christine McLaren shares her findings in how urban design and planning leads to happier living.
Friday, July 25th, 2014
Innovation Breakfast at NGIN
Who: Innovation Nights
What: Breakfast networking session
When: 7/25/14, 8:30am – 10:30am
Where: 210 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02139 (NGIN)
Why: Mass Innovation Nights continues its summer road show with a visit to NGIN Workplace in Kendall Square. Drop by for networking, tips on marketing, social media for startups and free entrepreneurial resources.
Jason, for the team at Kendall Press