GeekWire Calendar: Startups

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Health Tech Startup Weekend

March 27 - March 29
Ever wondered what it takes to be a healthcare or medical entrepreneur? Want to impact healthcare services, IT, wearables, med devices, CROs or life sciences? Startup Weekend is a global…

How Does Your Business Think?

March 27 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Innovation Seminar: Michael Langhout Strategy Thinking and Execution Planning Speaker: Michael Langhout Thinking about getting your work out of your lab or office and into the marketplace? Take the next…

5-Day Data Science and Engineering Bootcamp

March 30 - April 4
Learn data science under the supervision of expert data scientists. Practice skills on real data sets.Solidify the fundamentals of data engineering. Get started with advanced data engineering topics. Data Science…

“Starting and Scaling A Business”

March 31 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Starting a business is difficult but scaling the business is even tougher! What are the key things you need to focus on? How do you take an idea and turn…

Startup Grind Seattle Hosts Spencer Rascoff, CEO Zillow

March 31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Spencer Rascoff is the Chief Executive Officer and a Director of Zillow Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information marketplace. Spencer joined the company as one of its founding…

Appy Hour

March 31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
We’re excited to host our March Appy Hour at SURF Incubator, an incubator and co-working space in downtown Seattle. If you’re new, here is what Appy Hour is all about:…

Alliance of Angels Pitch Clinic

April 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
How do you craft and deliver a compelling pitch to get angel or VC investors interested? As an entrepreneur you’re constantly competing for the attention of investors. It is absolutely…

Startups 101: Learn how to get more for your startup faster with Techstars!

April 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Interested in the local startup ecosystem and how to do more faster? Want free food and drinks? Join Techstars Seattle, local startups and entrepreneurs for a night of networking and…

Alliance of Angels Workshop: Demystifying Patents

April 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Startups often claim their product is protected by patents. Really, what does that mean? What questions should angels ask to gauge the value of a patent? What can and should angels do…

Alliance of Angels Pitch Clinic

April 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
About this class: -How do you craft and deliver a compelling pitch to get angel or VC investors interested? -As an entrepreneur you’re constantly competing for the attention of investors.…

Feature Friday at The Dice Cabana

April 3 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Kick off your weekend with a one-of-a-kind happy hour event where up to five handpicked companies take the hot seat, with only 99 seconds to announce and demo their latest…

Intro to Adobe InDesign: Weekend Workshop

April 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bring your creative ideas to life with Adobe InDesign, the professional page layout standard, used by designers and production professionals to design, preflight, and publish a broad range of documents…

5-Day Data Science and Engineering Bootcamp

April 6 - April 11
Learn data science under the supervision of expert data scientists. Practice skills on real data sets.Solidify the fundamentals of data engineering. Get started with advanced data engineering topics. Data Science…

Startup Educational Series – Pitch Clinic

April 8 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
This weeks event will be hosted by Alliance of Angels who are a group of more than 120 Investors who fund and mentor early stage companies based in the PNW.…

Daniel Todd – Is Your Business Model Scalable?

April 10 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Innovation Seminar: Daniel Todd Repeatable and scalable business models Speaker: Daniel Todd Thinking about getting your work out of your lab or office and into the marketplace? Take the next…

NASA’s International Space Apps Challenge

April 10 @ 4:00 pm - April 12 @ 8:00 pm
Calling all engineers, technologists, scientists, designers, artists, educators, students, entrepreneurs, hackers, and makers! We are happy to announce that there will once again be a Seattle site for NASA’s International…

New Tech Eastside

April 14 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
New Tech Eastside is the largest monthly event on the Eastside, and is the new sister event to New Tech Seattle, Seattle’s largest monthly event. This is where you’ll connect…

Scaling Sales Development

April 15 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
This week we will have Sales Hacker hosting one of their Series Events on the topic Scaling Sales Development. Their objective is to send attendees home with an arsenal of…

Choose Your Entity Wisely

April 17 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
ELC Series with Stephen Anson & Ashley Hogan Choice of Entity Speakers: Stephen Anson & Ashley Hogan The Entrepreneurial Law Clinic connects students with pro bono attorneys and business advisors…

Choose Your Entity Wisely

April 17 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
ELC Series with Stephen Anson & Ashley Hogan Choice of Entity Speakers: Stephen Anson & Ashley Hogan The Entrepreneurial Law Clinic connects students with pro bono attorneys and business advisors…

Sprout by HP® Hackathon – Seattle

April 17 @ 2:00 pm - April 19 @ 2:00 pm
WHAT? Are you ready to break into blended reality – one of the hottest, most anticipated technologies? Want to build with a brand new technology and help shape the future…

Seattle B2B Startup Weekend

April 17 @ 6:30 pm - April 19 @ 9:00 pm
Launch a your own business in 54 hours! Startup Weekend wants to bring the B2B community together to spur activity, connections, and growth.

ZINO B2B Investment Forum

April 21 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Following a confirmed reservations-only VIP Scotch tasting, ZINO Society’s ZINO B2B Investment Forum is a rapid fire format of six-eight 5-minute business pitches to angel investors and business leaders primarily…

New Tech Seattle – 3rd Annual UW Special Event

April 21 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
New Tech Seattle is the heart of Seattle tech where you’ll connect with smart, fun, creative people from across the full spectrum of our tech community. This special annual event…

Twitter for Entrepreneurs

April 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Are you an entrepreneur or plan on being one? Are you on Twitter? You should be. Twitter is a must for entrepreneurs. It’s a tool to help you promote your…

Spark Leadership through Mentoring

April 24 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Innovation Seminar: Tamara Power-Drutis Leadership Development through Mentoring Speaker: Tamara Power-Drutis Thinking about getting your work out of your lab or office and into the marketplace? Take the next step…

What Can Your Employees Disclose?

May 1 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
ELC Series with John Coughlan & Samuel Christensen Non-Disclosure Agreements Speakers: John Coughlan & Samuel Christensen The Entrepreneurial Law Clinic connects students with pro bono attorneys and business advisors to…

The Power of Crowd-Funding

May 8 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Innovation Seminar: Joe Wallin Crowd-Funding Speaker: Joe Wallin Thinking about getting your work out of your lab or office and into the marketplace? Take the next step and join our…

ZINO Pitch Tank Investment Forum featuring Kevin Harrington and Colin Sprake

May 11 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
We are living in a fast-changing and uncertain time––a disruptive age. The scale of the challenges we face and the accelerating speed of innovation demands a new approach to innovation…

New Tech Eastside

May 12 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
New Tech Eastside is the largest monthly event on the Eastside, and is the new sister event to New Tech Seattle, Seattle’s largest monthly event. This is where you’ll connect…
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