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9Mile Labs Application Deadline – Aug. 31st, 2015

August 31
Want to accelerate your startup with investors, mentors and one of the strongest networks Seattle has to offer? 9Mile Labs is now accepting applications for Cohort V Application Deadline: 08.31.15…

9Mile Labs Open Coffee – Eastside

September 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
9Mile Labs Open Coffee on the Eastside. A forum for Entrepreneurs, Mentors and Investors to learn more about 9Mile Labs and ask any question with or without a pre-existing appointment.
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Startup Grind Seattle Hosts Rahul Sood (Unikrn)

September 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
“Learn how this startup got on CNBC, ESPN,, Fortune, Forbes, signed a partnership with a multibillion dollar company, and raised $10m from Binary Capital, Liz Murdoch, Shari Redstone, and…

9Mile Labs Open Coffee – Seattle

September 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
9Mile Labs Open Coffee on the Seattle. A forum for Entrepreneurs, Mentors and Investors to learn more about 9Mile Labs and ask any question with or without a pre-existing appointment.

Introduction To Angel Investing

September 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Angel investors are individuals who provide capital and advice to local early-stage businesses with high growth potential. The asset class has demonstrated exceptional annual returns in excess of 20% over…

Data Visualization and Intro to Tableau

September 9 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fascinated by data visualization but don’t have any experience beyond charts in Excel or Powerpoint? Data visualizations are a critical business tool. This class serves as an introduction to the…

CloudTalk – HDInsights: Next Generation of Big Data Management in the Microsoft Cloud

September 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
In the last couple of years Hadoop has become synonymous with Big Data. HDInsight is a Hadoop service based on Hortonworks Hadoop distribution powered by the cloud. This means HDInsight…

Machine Learning for Solving Business Problems

September 14 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
What makes a good company great? In the rapidly changing startup and technology market great companies have the ability to respond and react to changes quicker than their competitors. Their…

New Tech Eastside

September 15 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
August 18 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm | $10.00 New Tech Eastside is the largest monthly event on the Eastside, and is the new sister event to New Tech…

How to Establish your MVP

September 15 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Getting into the mindset of Lean Startup can be hard. For a visionary startup founder or Product Manager who wants to see their ideas manifest in a fully realized product,…

Puget Sound Venture Club 30th Anniversary Dinner

September 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Club is celebrating 30 years of funding early stage companies. Present and past members have invested in over 850 companies representing approximately $125 million.
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New Tech Seattle

September 17 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
You enter a business event, smell the staleness of the room, feel the anxiety of people lurching towards the bar for a little liquid courage, look into a sea of…

Psychology for Digital Behavior Change (2-day Workshop) Seattle

September 21 @ 9:00 am - September 22 @ 5:00 pm
This workshop will teach you how to apply the same psychological strategies that drive world most successful websites, mobile apps, and social media campaigns. What you’ll gain: You’ll develop new…

Vancouver Startup Week

September 21 @ 5:00 pm - September 27 @ 1:00 pm
A celebration of the startup ecosystem in Vancouver, BC from Sept 21 – 27. Events include demo alleys, startup crawls, topical panels and workshops, recruitment fair, hackathons and plenty of…

Trends in Seed Stage Investing with Geoff Entress

September 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Join Geoff Entress and Benjamin Romano for an interactive discussion on trends in Seed Stage investing. Geoff is the Vice Chairman of the Alliance of Angels as well as a…

CTO Series – Startup Anti-patterns: When to Ignore Conventional Startup Wisdom

September 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Even with the prolific startup advice, startups are easier fantasied than done. Along the challenging journey to startup success, many valuable startups lessons, unfortunately, are learned the hard way and,…

Keiretsu Forum Due Diligence Training

September 25 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Our monthly Due Diligence Training Session will specifically cover how to complete the Keiretsu Forum Due Diligence process. Attendance is especially encouraged for recent presenters embarking on the Due Diligence…
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Architecture, Engineering and Construction Hackathon – The Digital Revolution in the $8.5 trillion global Construction Industry

September 25 @ 6:30 pm - September 27 @ 6:00 pm
The AEC (Architecture, Engineering, Construction) Hackathon was created to give those designing, building, and maintaining our built environment the opportunity to collaborate with cutting-edge technologies and its developers and designers.…

ZINO Zillionaire Investment Forum

September 29 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Our 10th annual ZINO Zillionaire Investment Forum (ZZIF) features another group of 15 brilliant entrepreneurs searching for their dreams. You will enjoy connecting with our prestigious panelists, expert judges, excellent…
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Startup Grind Seattle Hosts Marc Barros Co-founder (Moment)

September 29 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Marc Barros is the co-founder of Moment, the best tools in the world for mobile photographers. Prior to Moment, Marc was a co-founder and former CEO of Contour, a hands-free…

Open House Hosted by the CBS Startup Group

September 30 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Come join us for drinks and food and good conversation. We will introduce you to our startup team. This should be a fun networking event. We are also hoping to…

Angel Investing Data & Trends with Rob Wiltbank

October 14 @ 12:00 pm
Join us for an interactive session with Rob Wiltbank, who will analyze published data on angel investing and provide guidance on parsing fact versus fiction. Rob will also share the…
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November 11 - November 13
FutureStack15 is New Relic’s annual flagship event and user conference. It’s a place for developers, technologists, thought leaders, and futurists from around the globe to come together and experience the…
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Milestone9 – The 9Mile Labs Demo Day

This day is dedicated to the startups that have successfully completed an intense 14 week enterprise B2B accelerator program. They will be introduced to the public and take the stage…
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