Our networking event list is bursting with amazing opportunities! This week, we're exploring community collaboration, uncovering the latest in health, and keeping current with all the innovation taking place throughout the Greater Boston area. Don't miss a moment of The Week Ahead!
Monday, September 8th, 2014
Pfizer Cambridge Collaborative Innovation
What: Presentation on innovation and economy
When: 9/8/14, 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Where: 610 Main Street, Cambridge, MA 02139 (Pfizer)
Why: Hear from Bruce Katz, Vice President and Founding Director of Brookings Institution, as he discusses the impact innovation districts have on local and global economies. Network with the Greater Boston bio, research, and tech communities, plus check out Pfizer’s new Cambridge residence.
Design for Manufacturing
Who: Dragon Innovation
What: Class on quality and test design
When: 9/8/14, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Where: 1 Alewife Center, Cambridge, MA 02140 (Dragon Innovation)
Why: Join Dragon Innovation’s VP of Engineering, Bill Drislane, as the Design for Manufacturing Series returns. Gain insight into quality and test design in manufacturing, and learn more about how to get your hardware project Dragon Certified.
Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
Mobile Development Tech Talk
What: Presentation on mobile development
When: 9/9/14, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Where: 4 Copley Place, 7th Floor, Boston, MA 02116 (Wayfair HQ)
Why: Join Jeff Ladino, Mobile Architect at Wayfair, as he addresses the challenges of developing for mobile eCommerce. Network with other engineers over pizza and drinks while learning best practices from a top-flight engineering team in Boston.
Change in Action
Who: Sustain for the Future
What: Informational session on climate change
When: 9/9/14, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Where: 25 Kingston Street, Boston, MA 02111 (Kingston Station)
Why: Listen in as Cathy Ann Buckley discusses the science and implications of climate change. Find out how anyone can have a positive and direct impact, and learn more about participating in the People’s Climate Rally scheduled for September 21, 2014 in New York City.
Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
Mass Innovation Nights 66
Who: Mass Inno
What: Monthly product launch event
When: 9/9/14, 6:00pm – 8:30pm
Where: 300 Tradecenter, Woburn, MA 01801 (Tradecenter 128)
Why: Check out the latest innovations from 10 companies in the Greater Boston. This month, you’ll find everything from a mobile device charger powered by walking to a handheld 3D imager to a cloud-based e-procurement process management solution…and everything in between.
PathXL Product Launch
Who: UK Trade and Investment
What: Introduction to PathXL
When: 9/10/14, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Where: 1 Broadway, 7th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02142 (British Consulate General)
Why: Meet Dr. Peter Hamilton, founder of PathXL, at this exclusive unveiling event. Find out how PathXL’s image and data management system can improve your effectiveness and efficiency.
Thursday, September 11th, 2014
mHealth’s Coming Out Party…Or Is It?
Who: Harvard Innovation Lab
What: Discussion on mobile health
When: 9/11/14, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Where: 125 Western Avenue, Room 122, Boston, MA 02134 (Harvard i-Lab)
Why: Dr. Joseph Kvedar, Director of the Center for Connected Health at Partners Healthcare, explores the impact mobile devices are having in healthcare. Find out key requirements for successful mHealth implementation and which organizations are excelling right now.
What: International showcase
When: 9/11/14, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Where: 21 Drydock Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02210 (MassChallenge)
Why: Join MassChallenge as they celebrate international growth and collaboration. Meet international teams participating in the Accelerator program and enjoy food, drinks, and networking from around the world.
Entrepreneurship: Is It For You?
Who: Startup Institute Boston
What: Panel discussion on entrepreneurship
When: 9/11/14, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where: 745 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, MA 02111 (WeWork South Station)
Why: Get an inside look at the Boston Startup Community and explore the new opportunities that present themselves daily. Hear from executives, managers and founders from some of Boston’s best startups as they share their experiences.
Friday, September 12th, 2014
Tapped: Inside the Bottled Water Industry
Who: Museum of Science
What: Presentation on the bottled water industry
When: 9/12/14, 7:00pm
Where: 1 Science Park, Boston, MA 02114 (Museum of Science)
Why: Join the discussion at this interactive presentation and Q+A session with Dr. Frederick vom Saal. Explore the world of the bottled water industry and its impact on human health and society.
Jason, for the team at Kendall Press