Mark your calendars! Our State of Innovation Conference has evolved into a new and improved event series, State of Innovation: WorkXPlay, being held June 20th – June 22nd. Want to learn more? Check it out:

It’s clear that Work and Play have become more intertwined than ever in the lives of innovators. So we’re hosting a three part series of events around scaling a business and building awesome corporate culture all while having fun. Want to learn more from some of Boston’s companies that have done it best? Join us for our inaugural State of Innovation: WorkXPlay Series on June 20th – June 22nd.

WorkXPlay: Mixer

We’ll kick off the week on June 20th with a WorkXPlay Mixer at The Warehouse Boston. At the event, we’ll announce the 150 Coolest Companies Finalists who exemplify what it’s really like to work hard and play harder in Boston. From there the finalists will be whittled down to ten Coolest Companies Winners and announced at BostonFest 2017. In the meantime, our Mixer event will have plenty of opportunities to cheers and pass business cards with influencers in the local tech, startup, and innovation scene.

Eventbrite - WorkXPlay Mixer


WorkXPlay: Smarter Workplaces

On June 21st, we will be hosting WorkXPlay: Smarter Workplaces, presented by Convene and Livestream. We’ll discuss the remote working culture, the proliferation of shared workspaces, along with the technology that makes it a success with a panel of experts. In typical BostInno fashion, we’ll have plenty of brews, snacks and opportunities for networking in Convene’s killer new downtown space at One Boston Place.

Panelist List: 

Joyce BrombergConvene

Stefania Mallett, ezCater

Michael Affronti, Fuze

David McFarlane, Litmus

Eventbrite - Smarter Workplaces Presented by Convene & Livestream


WorkXPlay: Scaling Up

The series will conclude on June 22nd with WorkXPlay: Scaling Up Presented by Newmark Grubb Knight Frank. Every entrepreneur is focused on growth and getting their startup from 0 to 60. So what happens when you get there? Our discussion will focus on how companies can navigate, manage and leverage that initial burst of growth on to the next phase to scale. Learn from experienced panelists as they dive into the challenges they’ve faced and overcome. Around the panel, there will be bites, brews and networking with local innovators.

Panelist List:

Nilanjana Bhowmik, Founder and General Partner of Converge

Larry Begley, Chief Financial Officer of CloudHealth Technologies

Jennifer Lum, Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of Forge.AI

William Sorenson, Chief Financial Officer of EnerNOC

Eventbrite - Smart Scaling Presented by Newmark Grubb Knight Frank


Want to join us for our WorkXPlay series? Grab a ticket to one event for $15, or access to all three events for $40!


Thank you to our WorkXPlay Series Sponsors.

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