Whether you’re flying solo or growing your startup, there's a community of changemakers eager to connect and support you along your journey. Join us at these events — many virtual so you can attend from anywhere in the world — and start engaging with our global impact + innovation ecosystem!

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The Office Trivia Happy Hour

The Powder Keg 1300 Brittmoore Road, Houston, TX 77043, Houston, TX

Let’s find out who knows The Office best. Join us at the Powder Keg at 5:00 pm to kick it off!Are you ready to broaden your network and meet other like minded entrepreneurs? Join us for a happy hour where you will meet members from West Houston, Post Oak, Downtown, Cannon Connect, and our Advisor […]

IN-PERSON and ONLINE: [email protected] – A Personal History of Space Research at Rice

Robert R. Herring Hall Houston, TX

The Rice Space Institute (https://rsi.rice.edu/) presents the first lecture of its Spaceport Frontiers Lecture Series for the 2021-22 season. "Space @ Rice, a personal history of space research at Rice University. Speaker: Patricia Reiff, Professor of Physics and Astronomy, Rice University" The Department of Space Science was begun in 1963, as a direct result of […]

ONLINE: Current State of Solar Energy

Online event

Join the AIAA Houston section (https://www.aiaahouston.org/) on Saturday, 9/18/2021 at 8:30 am central time to learn about the current state of solar energy and what the future may hold. David […]

September: Office Hours

Online event

We will hold another "office hours" meeting -- meet other iOS developers (all experience levels) to talk shop. A few reasons to attend: • You are looking for a developer (or a designer) for your product/project. • You are a developer and need some help with a specific coding problem. • You have an application/prototype […]

Closing The Technical Skills Gap For Women At Work: Panel | Online

Online event

It’s time to get more women in tech—like yesterday. Join Flatiron School and Learn In for a conversation about crushing the gender gap. The most common jobs for women in the U.S. involve people, communication, and caregiving: Nursing, teaching, customer service, people management. We don’t always associate these skills with exceptional tech workers. But we […]

Intro to CSS & CSS Animation: Workshop

Online event

Curious about front-end web development, but don’t know where to begin? Flatiron School’s virtual introductory workshop is a great place to start! Join Flatiron School for this virtual beginner coding workshop, our Software Engineering Instructor, Chet Tiller, will walk you through the basic building blocks of CSS and CSS animation. A basic understanding of HTML […]

ONLINE: Venus – Cloudy with a Chance of Lava Flows

The Lunar and Planetary Institute (https://www.lpi.usra.edu/) presents a family-friendly Virtual Exploration Experiences with Planetary Scientists (VEEPS) event about Venus. Description: "Why is Venus so different from Earth? Despite being our […]

Intro to Machine Learning for Cybersecurity

Online event

With the exponential rise in cyber attacks and ongoing shortage of qualified cybersecurity professionals, utilizing machine learning in cybersecurity operations has become critical to detecting and preventing threats in real-time. Learn about the types of machine learning and how they can be used to create more effective security solutions in this beginner-friendly session. You’ll receive […]

ONLINE: Overcoming the Challenges of Human Spaceflight

Online event

Space Center Houston hosts a Thought Leader Series presentation on the challenges of human spaceflight. Description: "In order to send astronauts further into the cosmos, NASA must solve the challenges […]

ONLINE: Rachel Carson and Glimpses of God

Online event

The Church & Society class at St. Philip Presbyterian Church (https://www.saintphilip.net/Church_andSociety.html) will present a Zoom discussion with educator and author Bruce Yaeger. Description: "Modern environmental consciousness is almost always dated […]

Decision Making Using Machine Learning : Workshop | Online

Join Flatiron School as one of our data science instructors demonstrates the basics of decision making using machine learning. RSVP Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/decision-making-using-machine-learning-workshop-online-tickets-172076745177?aff=meetup What you’ll learnLearn about how machine learning affects our day to day lives and how businesses use machine learning to make smart decisions and predict the way consumers will react and behave. This […]

Cybersecurity for Beginners: Intro to Social Engineering

Online event

Humans are widely considered to be cybersecurity’s weakest link. Using social engineering, hackers can deceive and manipulate victims into divulging sensitive information via everyday human interaction — an email, a phone call, or even an in-person conversation. In this beginner-friendly event, find out how and why social engineering works, and learn the countermeasures you need […]

Intro to Future Scenario Design: Workshop | Online

Online event

Join Flatiron School as one of our lead product design instructors demonstrates the basics of future scenario design. RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/intro-to-future-scenario-design-workshop-online-tickets-170022210007?aff=meetup Future scenarios are the working material from which we may discover patterns or threads of change. Join us to learn a strategic design skill: how to surface the key ideas, connections, opportunities, and conflicts […]

Founder’s Day Out (Part 3): Network with Houston Entrepreneurs

NextSeed Bravery Chef Hall, 409 Travis St., Houston, TX 77002, Houston, TX

It's our 3rd Founder's Day Out this summer! Do you have a startup, or a strong idea for a startup? Could you use blunt, honest feedback on your startup ideas? […]

Coding for Beginners: Intro to HTML & CSS Workshop

Online event

Curious about coding, but don’t know where to begin? Flatiron School’s virtual introductory workshop is a great place to start! Join Flatiron School for this virtual beginner coding workshop, where you'll learn the basic building blocks of a website and how to style them. No previous coding experience needed. You will leave with the core […]

IN-PERSON: Rice Scientia Institute presents “Connections”

Duncan Hall, McMurtry Auditorium 6100 Main Street, Houston, tx

The Scientia Institute (https://scientia.rice.edu/) at Rice University's 2021-22 Lecture Series touches on the many connections that animate nature and human life. All organisms and materials exist in a deeply interconnected […]

Flatiron School Data Science Virtual Open House

Online event

Looking to advance your career with Flatiron School? Join us at our Data Science Virtual Open House! RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/flatiron-school-data-science-virtual-open-house-info-session-online-tickets-169526693905?aff=meetup Join us as the Marketing Program Manager of Data Science and our Senior Admissions Lead of Data Science share how Flatiron School has adopted its premier education to our current virtual reality. They will share […]

Intro to Malware Analysis for Cybersecurity

Online event

With the recent spike of malicious software (malware) attacks, security teams are overwhelmed, and their adversaries only continue to get smarter and more creative. Using malware analysis, incident responders and security analysts can more efficiently detect, triage and mitigate potential threats and gain valuable insights about malware behavior for future threat hunting. In this beginner-friendly […]

IN-PERSON (TENTATIVE): All Clubs Meeting

Houston Museum of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX

The Houston area's major astronomical clubs will host the annual All Clubs Meeting at the Houston Museum of Natural Science. This event is tentative. Full details to come. HMNS main […]

Coding for Beginners – Intro to APIs using React: Workshop

Online event

Join Flatiron School for this virtual beginner coding workshop where Flatiron School Software Engineering instructor Matthew Williams will explain how APIs work and preview the fun things you will learn in our Software Engineering course! You will learn to build a single page application using React, so come prepared to learn and to ask questions.