Tuesday, September 2
TechBreakfast: Four startups pitch at TechBreakfast, bright and early this Tuesday. Linute is an iPhone app for “last-minute” activities; Wizio is an apartment-hunting comparison tool; GemShelf is knowledge management; Stack.ai is personal CRM. Break out.
Techstars Boston Demo Day is Tuesday night. The public event is separate this year from the day in which investors actually invest money in Techstars startups, which is today. Shifting the money to private takes some of the drama out of the thing, but Ty Danco says it was necessary. Go public.
Boston Data Mining has a sold-out Scikit workshop with Lukas Biewald, founder and CEO of CrowdFlower. Next time.
Social Data and Analytics in Healthcare: DataXu hosts a meet-up that mashes up healthtech and adtech. Boston Children’s Hospital research associate Jared Hawkins, Epidemico CTO Clark Freifeld (also Children’s) and MIT researcher Morgan Frank will speak. Well-liked.
Wednesday, September 3
Dat Ventures Summer Demo Day: Putting the mo’ back in Demo, this week, I guess. Dat Ventures is an accelerator for foreign-born startups launching in the U.S. market and they’ve got 16 of their best lined up for a pitch event at 10 a.m. Come over.
Ladies that UX: Startup Institute hosts the Boston user-experience networking group for a session on UX interviews, Saturday night. Ask anything.
Thursday, September 4
Branchfood: The Boston foodtech incubator is hosting a community lunch at noon, hosting “eaters, entrepreneurs and students of food.” Mouth full.
EnergyBar: Suggested dress is “shop-floor casual” for this cleantech networking event hosted at Greentown Labs in Somerville. Clean up.
Boston Unity Group hosts a session at Akamai with Ohsome Interactive’s Vinny DaSilva, focused on building virtual-reality environments on the Unity3D game-development platform. For real.