As April showers start to hit the Boston scene, our local area is starting to get sprinkled with startup events! Great news for founders and entrepreneurs looking to make connections, network and learn. To kick off the month of April, we’ve put together a few upcoming April startup events around the area:
Scaling Your Startup – When & How
Date: Tuesday, April 5th from 7:00pm - 8:30pm
When seeking investment, startups need to demonstrate a scalable business model This webinar will discuss the different pathways to scale up in different fields and how scaleups vary between tech, life science, and e-commerce companies. With two speakers and moderator, attendees will walk away with valuable knowledge on establishing and implementing a business model that scales.
Golden Seeds Office Hours
Date: Thursday, April 14th from 9:00am - 12:15pm Location: online; click here for more information and registration details
Join Golden Seeds for a Boston-specific virtual office hours - RSVP is required. Office Hours and Information Sessions give entrepreneurs who may or may not yet be ready to apply for funding an opportunity to meet and speak with experienced early-stage investors. They’ll provide helpful feedback and answer any questions as you are starting your startup journey.
AI Investors Reverse Pitch - Meet with Investors
Date: Wednesday, April 20th from 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Artificial Intelligence and Data Science startups are the ones in demand at this reverse pitch event. Hear from top investment firms & VCs introduce themselves and explain why YOU should choose them! They’ll share what they look for in startups, when they are looking to invest, learn what types of businesses they currently have in their portfolios, and share valuable learnings to founders.
How to Craft a Winning Pitch Presentation
Date: Thursday, April 27th from 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Hosted by Women Accelerators, join this online free webinar with advice from Barbara Dalton Russell, co-founder of Cap W – an Advisory/investment Banking firm. Barbara will show you how to create an effective pitch presentation.
Startup CPG Boston Meetup @ BevNET - April
Date: Wednesday, April 27th from 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Newton, MA; click here for more information and registration details
CPG and food companies, this one's for you! Come meet your fellow Boston food & beverage entrepreneurs & experts over some drinks. RSVP and tickets are required - there is an option to bring samples and demo your product - get in touch with them in advance.
Tips and Tricks for Startups Spinning Out of Universities
Date: Thursday, April 28th 5:30-6:30pm
Location: Boston, MA; click here for more information and registration details
For startups coming out of Universities, it can be tricky to manage the transfer of ideas and knowledge. Caldwell Intellectual Property Law is hosting this valuable event, where their panel of experts will discuss IP best practices and strategies for startups spinning out of universities. This event will help innovators and universities develop win-win strategies for technology transfer and patent monetization.
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