WTW is expanding its weekly calendar. Why? Because more people than ever are looking for information and organizers are submitting an ever-increasing number of events. So be sure to check each Monday for the latest event update. Our latest update features the North Carolina Regional Internet of Things event coming up this Thursday.
The Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster is teaming up with NCRIoT (NC Regional Internet of Things), STMicroelectronics, NC State Center for Advanced Self-Powered Systems of Integrated Sensors and Technologies (ASSIST), and NCIDEA to host afternoon workshops and an evening of conversation on shaping the future of North Carolina’s Internet of Things community.
The evening program is set at 6 p.m. at the James B Hunt Library on the NC State Centennial Campus
Keynote speaker is Theresa Wong, Verizon’s Director of Corporate IoT Strategy.
Get details at: http://www.meetup.com/NC-RIoT-Regional-Internet-of-Things/events/222154487/?a=socialmedia
[Note: Thanks to the folks at Innovate Raleigh for additional calendar listings.]
- TADHack coming to Triangle
Bandwidth.com in Raleigh has formed a partnership with TADHack to host a two-day developer hackathon to build “the next great advancement in communications technology.”
TADHack Raleigh will take place on June 13-14, at Bandwidth’s Raleigh headquarters. As part of theTADHack Telecom Application Developer Hackathon, the Raleigh event will be co-located with a series of developer events taking place simultaneously around the world, in cites such as Chicago, London, Dublin, Madrid, New Delhi and Melbourne.
TADHack marks the only global meeting of developers to learn, share, code and create using the tools and technologies available in telecommunications. Teams will compete to showcase their ideas around voice and messaging into consumer applications, business processes and IoT devices. The winning prizes include a total of $35,000 in global cash, along with local awards that include a $1,000 team prize, Apple Watch, Oculus Rift Development Kit and drones.
- Triangle Startup Weekend TrailBlazers
Triangle Startup Weekend: TrailBlazers (TSW) is scheduled for June 12-14 at American Underground in Durham. This event’s theme is TrailBlazers, with a specific focus on diversity – both in ideas/sectors as well as ethnicity. TSW is a weekend of hands-on experience on what it takes to become an entrepreneur.
Over a 3-day weekend, aspiring entrepreneurs have the opportunity to pitch their ideas, organize into teams, develop business and marketing strategies and present their businesses to an esteemed panel of judges actively engaged in the Triangle’s startup community. In the larger scheme of things, Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of founding startups and launching successful ventures. It is the largest community of passionate entrepreneurs with over 1800 past events in 120 countries around the world in 2014.
- International Summer Social
The International Summer Social sponsored by the Organization of Women in International Trade’s Greater Triangle Chapter is set set for June 3 from 6-8 p.m. at the Research Triangle Park Foundation.
Other sponsors include the Canadian Business Association of North Carolina (CBA-NC) and the Triangle Chapter of the British American Business Council (Triangle BABCNC). Keynote speakers: Christopher Chung, CEO, Economic Development Partnership of North Carolinaand Jean Davis, CEO, MCNC. $20 for members of partner organizations, nonprofits and students; $35 for non-members. For more information, visit www.trianglebabcnc.org, email email@example.com or call 252-299-0195.
- Other events
Here’s the latest list of events as compiled by Innovate Raleigh. For more information about event even, check out the complete calendar at InnovateRaleigh.
- Raleigh Makers Market – Saturday, June 6th from 10am-2pm at Benelux
- City Camp NC 2015 – Thursday, June 11th to Saturday, June 13th
- IDEA Pitch: Durham – Wednesday, June 17th at 8:30am at American Underground @Main
- Triangle Tech Breakfast – Thursday, June 18th at 9:00am at HQ Raleigh
- Carolina Music Awards – Saturday, July 18th at 6:00pm at Duke Energy Performing Arts Cente
And also coming up:
- IDEA Pitch: RTP – Wednesday, August 19th at 8:30am at The Frontier
- Beericana 2015: Craft Beer & Music Fest – Saturday, September 12th at Sugg Farm Park
- CED Tech Venture Conference 2015 – September 15th & 16th at Raleigh Convention Center
- IDEA Pitch: Chapel Hill – Wednesday,October 21st at 8:30am at Launch Chapel Hill
Recurring Startup Events (join these meetups for regular updates):
- 1 Million Cups: http://tri.sites.1millioncups.com/
- Agile RTP: http://www.meetup.com/agileRTP/
- Big Data Developers: http://www.meetup.com/Big-Data-Developers-in-Raleigh/
- GirlDevelopIt RDU: http://www.meetup.com/Girl-Develop-It-RDU/
- Health 2.0 NC Triangle: http://health20nc.com/
- Intent – A UI/UX Design Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/intent-design/
- Internet Marketing Mastermind Group: http://www.meetup.com/raleigh-internet-marketing/
- Lean Startup Circle RTP: http://www.meetup.com/lsc-rtp/
- NC’s Regional Internet of Things: http://www.meetup.com/NC-RIoT-Regional-Internet-of-Things/
- NC Tech4Good: http://www.meetup.com/NCTech4Good/
- NC Triangle Android Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/TriDroid/
- Raleigh-Durham Web Design Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/WebDesign2-0/
- Raleigh Independent Game Developers: http://www.meetup.com/Raleigh-Independent-Game-Developers/
- Raleigh Solopreneur Lunch Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/Raleigh-Solopreneur-Lunch-Meetup/
- Refresh the Triangle: http://www.meetup.com/refreshthetriangle/
- Research Triangle Analysts: http://www.meetup.com/Research-Triangle-Analysts/
- RTP 180: http://www.rtp.org/program/rtp-180/
- RTP New Tech: http://www.meetup.com/RTP-New-Tech/
- RTP AI-Machine Learning Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/RTPBigData/
- Stacked! Building Better Developers: http://www.meetup.com/Stacked/
- Startup & Play: http://startupandplay.com/
- Tech Talent South: http://www.meetup.com/Tech-Talent-South-Raleigh/
- Triangle AAUGA: http://www.triangle-aauga.org/
- Triangle Bitcoin Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/Triangle-Bitcoin-Meetup/
- Triangle Code for America: http://www.meetup.com/Triangle-Code-for-America/
- Triangle Cocoa: Mac & iOS Development Meetups: http://www.meetup.com/nscoderrtp/
- Triangle Clojure Users Group: http://www.meetup.com/TriClojure/
- Triangle DevOps: http://www.meetup.com/Triangle-DevOps/
- Triangle Drupal Users Group: http://www.meetup.com/triDUG/
- Triangle Hadoop Users Group: http://www.meetup.com/TriHUG/
- Triangle MongoDB User Group: http://www.meetup.com/MongoRaleigh/
- Triangle Marketing Club: http://www.meetup.com/Triangle-Marketing-Club/
- Triangle .NET User Group: http://www.meetup.com/TRINUG/
- Triangle Open Stack Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/Triangle-OpenStack-Meetup/
- Triangle PHP: http://www.meetup.com/trianglephp/
- Triangle Ruby Brigade: http://www.meetup.com/raleighrb/
- Triangle SQL Server Users Group: http://www.meetup.com/tripass/
- Triangle Tech Breakfast: http://www.meetup.com/Triangle-TechBreakfast/
- Triangle UXPA Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/Triangle-UXPA-Social-Meetup/
- TriPython Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/tripython/
The list is continually updated with new events at www.innovationraleigh.com