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RTP 180: Gaming

July 16, 2015

The Frontier at Research Triangle Park
800 Park Offices Drive

Innovation. Education. Industry. These are powerful angles – and what the Research Triangle Park is known for. At “RTP 180°,” speakers from our three founding universities, local companies and the community at-large are called upon to take the stage to speak passionately about what matters to them. The show kicks off at 6pm, but our doors are open beforehand for anyone that would like to come early.

Triangle TechBreakfast–July 2015

July 23, 2015

RTP HQ
12 Davis Dr Durham, NC 27709

Interact with your peers in a monthly morning breakfast meetup. At this monthly breakfast get-together techies, developers, designers, and entrepreneurs share learn from their peers through show and tell / show-case style presentations. And yes, this is free! Agenda for Triangle TechBreakfast: 8:00 - 8:15 - Get yer Bagels & Coffee and chit-chat 8:15 - 8:20 - Introductions, Sponsors, Announcements 8:20 - ~9:30 - Showcases and Shout-Outs!

The Iron Yard Academy's Cohort 4 Demo Day

July 24, 2015

Motorco Music Hall
723 Rigsbee Ave Durham, NC 27701

Save the date for our fourth cohort's Demo Day! Join us for an exciting event showcasing the culmination of twelve weeks of hard work. You will see projects that demonstrate cross-class collaboration in Front-End Engineering, Ruby on Rails, and Python Engineering. After the presentations, you will have the chance to socialize with our graduates during a networking and "show and tell" session. Light appetizers, wine and beer will be served. Livestream powered by Verge NC, an organization that strives to help bridge the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill ecosystems through a collective celebration of entrepreneurship.

ExitEvent Startup Social—July 2015

July 27, 2015

The Durham Hotel
315 East Chapel Hill Street, Durham NC 27701

Come hang out on the rooftop bar of Durham's newest boutique hotel July 27! We're super excited to be one of the first events held at The Durham Hotel inside the former Home Savings Bank building on East Chapel Hill Street. Invites go out soon. The ExitEvent Startup Social is an entrepreneur and investor-only anti-networking event with no agenda except what you want to get out of it. We rotate locations monthly in Durham, Raleigh, Cary, Charlotte, Chapel Hill, Hillsborough and sometimes elsewhere. No selling, no speeches, no nametags, no BS. But there are free drinks.

Patriot Boot Camp

July 31, 2015

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

Patriot Boot Camp (PBC) is an intensive 3-day program focused on helping military Veterans and spouses become technology entrepreneurs. The PBC program has a focus on technology oriented startups, specifically web-based or other software companies.

Raleigh Makers Market—August 2015

August 1, 2015

Breezeway by Benelux Coffee in Cameron Village
402 Oberlin Road, Raleigh NC

The Raleigh Makers Market is a monthly gathering highlighting amazing artisans, uniquely handcrafted goods, + talented musicians. Join us every FIRST Saturday of the month to shop local or simply hangout!

ExitEvent Startup Social August 2015

August 17, 2015

Carolina Brewing Company
140 Thomas Mill Rd, Holly Springs, NC 27540

The ExitEvent Startup Social is an entrepreneur and investor-only anti-networking event with no agenda except what you want to get out of it. We rotate locations monthly in Durham, Raleigh, Cary, Charlotte, Chapel Hill, Hillsborough and sometimes elsewhere. No selling, no speeches, no nametags, no BS. But there are free drinks.

IDEA Pitch: August

August 19, 2015

The Frontier at Research Triangle Park
800 Park Offices Drive

Have an idea or high-tech startup you want to pitch? Would you like to pitch to one of the Southeast’s most active seed and early stage venture capital firms? Then join the IDEA Fund Partners team for IDEA Pitch! Whether you’re seeking to raise capital, network or cold call, it’s essential that you have a descriptive, concise and well rehearsed elevator pitch. Come, listen and learn what investors are looking for in an elevator pitch from our team of active investment professionals. IDEA Pitch, held bimonthly, enables entrepreneurs to meet our team and have the opportunity to pitch their high-tech idea or startup.

Raleigh Makers Market—September 2015

September 5, 2015

Breezeway by Benelux Coffee in Cameron Village
402 Oberlin Road, Raleigh NC

The Raleigh Makers Market is a monthly gathering highlighting amazing artisans, uniquely handcrafted goods, + talented musicians. Join us every FIRST Saturday of the month to shop local or simply hangout!

Innovate Raleigh "Innovatours"

September 9, 2015

HQ Raleigh
310 S. Harrington Street Raleigh, NC 27603

Join us for a walkable tour around the Warehouse District and downtown Raleigh featuring 25+ innovative companies from a variety of industries.Light fare and local beer will be available at each venue. Finish the tour from 7:00 – 9:00PM with a block party on South Harrington Street in partnership with Hopscotch Design Festival. Free and open to the public.

Innovate Raleigh Summit

September 10, 2015

HQ Raleigh
310 S. Harrington Street Raleigh, NC 27603

Innovate Raleigh aims to create an environment where entrepreneurs and innovators love to live, work, and play. Each year, we host an event where community thinkers, makers, and doers come together to look at the landscape of our region, identify what’s missing, and generate ideas to fill in the gaps. That event is called the Innovate Raleigh Summit.

CED Tech Venture Conference 2015

September 15, 2015

Raleigh Convention Center
500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601

As the premier tech event in the Southeast, the CED Tech Venture Conference reflects the vibrant entrepreneurial community that exists in one of the nation’s rising technology hubs, attracting over 800 entrepreneurs, investors, corporate leaders and domain experts from across the nation. In addition to bringing in top industry leaders as speakers and panelists, the CED Tech Venture Conference showcases the most promising emerging NC companies and facilitates key connections with a diverse group of investors. In 2014, over 60 venture funds joined us for the conference, including Bessemer Venture Partners, Azure Capital, Comcast Ventures, and Greycroft. At the CED Tech Venture Conference, engage with industry leaders, radical thinkers, and trail-blazing entrepreneurs on the disruptive innovations that are transforming the way in which we live, work and play and learn what the future holds for all things tech.

ExitEvent Startup Social September 2015

September 16, 2015

Durham Bulls Athletic Park
409 Blackwell St Durham, NC 27701

The ExitEvent Startup Social is an entrepreneur and investor-only anti-networking event with no agenda except what you want to get out of it. We rotate locations monthly in Durham, Raleigh, Cary, Charlotte, Chapel Hill, Hillsborough and sometimes elsewhere. No selling, no speeches, no nametags, no BS. But there are free drinks. This is a special event—we're celebrating the end of the CED Tech Venture Conference and the start of the UP Global Summit, with visitors from around the world!