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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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 Wilt, the Department of Energy’s solar cell expert, will be presenting an overview of the technology and research taking place and how this innovation can […]

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 closest neighbor in the solar system, we still have a lot to learn about this mysterious planet. Venus’ super-hot surface is cloaked in thick clouds […]

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 of human deep space exploration. NASA’s Human Research Program (HRP) has empowered the Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH) to research and develop innovative […]

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 from the controversy over Rachel Carson’s 1962 book 'Silent Spring'. The story of her book and the counterattacks upon it by the chemical industry has […]

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? At this live event you can casually meet with local experts as well as pitch your ideas in a crowd of Houston startup investors, founders, […]

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Direct Forgiveness Training

Small Business Administration 1105 N. Market Street Lobby Level, Suite 02, Wilmington, DE 19801, Wilmington, DE

How to Complete Your PPP Loan Forgiveness Application (for PPP Loans $150,000 or Less)This PPP Webinar focuses on helping small businesses whose Lenders have Opted-In to the SBA’s Direct Forgiveness Program, complete their Loan Forgiveness Applications. In this Webinar, SBA experts demonstrate how to submit your Forgiveness Application through the Loan Forgiveness Portal for eligible […]

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 […]

Healthy Buildings Challenge Kickoff Event

Join us virtually to celebrate the commencement of the Healthy Buildings Challenge!Join us virtually on Wednesday, Oct. 6 for the Healthy Buildings Challenge Kickoff Event!The Healthy Buildings Challenge, a Greentown Launch program with Greentown Labs and Saint-Gobain and supported by the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center, is supporting startups developing innovative technologies that advance building sustainability […]

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 system. Humans have complex international connections; smart devices increasingly have interconnections independent of their designers; and the university reminds us of the collaborative connections across […]

Enventure Case Interview Workshop

Interested in consulting as your future career? Join our case interview workshop to build your toolkit for a successful interview!Detailed syllabus here. Registration here. Case interview workshop is a fundamentals training and peer-to-peer mentoring program for aspiring consultants to practice case interview questions in a supportive space. Through a three-phase training program, we support the […]

Dallas Open Coffee

Union Coffee 3705 Cedar Springs Road, Dallas, TX 75219, Dallas, TX

Drink coffee, meet other entrepreneurs and investors, and find out how you can plug into Capital Factory and the rest of Texas.New to Texas?New to Startups?New to Tech?🤝 Get introduced to other entrepreneurs and investors who are new to Dallas or new to tech⚙️Meet members of the Capital Factory community ☕️ Drink some great coffee!We […]

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 […]