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!



Hack and Tell (Remote edition)

Online event

We are a community of coders, artists, educators, and engineers interested in project-based learning with the Raspberry Pi platform. We also love the Arduino and everything DIY electronics! For the duration of the Covid-19 pandemic, we are holding our events every week online on Zoom. All levels of experience are welcome! Typical agenda:* Introduce ourselves* […]

How To Get WBENC WBE & WOSB Certified (First Fridays)

The Women's Business Enterprise certification is the heart and beginning of the certification process for women-owned businesses.The Women's Business Enterprise certification is the heart and beginning of the certification process for women-owned businesses. This Zoom workshop will cover what certification can do for business owners, documents required for certification, how to complete the application, how […]

DigitalCrafts Open House

Online event

If you're thinking about enrolling in a coding bootcamp, you probably have a lot of questions. Here's your chance to ask those questions and get to know DigitalCrafts! We'll go over what DigitalCrafts does and why it might be a great fit for you, then open it up for anything you'd like to ask about […]

FinTech Friday – Rise Mentorship Series

Join Rise New York for 1:1 mentoring sessions to help your FinTech or Enterprise Tech startup succeed!In order to be considered, you MUST fill out this form. We are excited to welcome you back to our mentoring series. This program welcomes all FinTech and enterprise tech startups to receive feedback from mentors in the Rise […]

Rise Refresh: Navigating US grant funding for startups

What is the best way to navigate US grant funding for startups? Join us for this discussion to find out!Entrepreneurs need more than an idea to launch a business and satisfy a pain point. They must be able to turn this idea into a feasible product or service that can be monetized. And unless you […]

Business Model Challenge #20 | Online Pitch Event | General Cohort

1801 Main Street 10th Floor, Houston, TX

Get inspired by early-stage impact entrepreneurs during the Pitch Event of our Business Model Challenge #20!MEET THE NEXT GENERATION OF IMPACT ENTREPRENEURS Get inspired by early-stage impact entrepreneurs during the Pitch Event of our Business Model Challenge #20! These ambitious entrepreneurs will share their business cases with an audience of Impact Hub members, experts and […]

Creating Momentum for Houston’s Diverse Startup Founders

Learn the best ways to impress investors, accelerators, and pitch competition producers, and increase your likelihood of getting selected.Roughly just 1% of venture-backed founders are black, 9% are women, and 2% are latino. There is a massive gap and we want to change that by spending time assisting you craft your story and make your […]

Houston’s Transition to a Low Carbon Future

Join Professor Bruce Race of U.H. to consider how Houston can successfully navigate the transition to a low carbon future.Join Dr. Bruce Race, FAIA, FAICP, Professor of Architecture at the University of Houston, as he considers how Houston could transition to a low carbon future. Texas is the historic global epicenter for the carbon economy. […]

USAEE, July 1, 2021 – “Tech mega trends in long-term energy scenarios”

The Houston Chapter of the USAEE cordially invites you to join our online meeting.The Houston Chapter of the United States Association for Energy Economics (USAEE) cordially invites you to join our online meeting on Thursday, July 1st, 2021. Please sign up for the event through Eventbrite. We will send an online meeting link to all […]

Healthcare Virtual Job Fair

The Houston Area Urban League hosts Cantex Continuing Care for a Virtual Healthcare Job Fair. Register today!Virtual Healthcare Career Fair! The Houston Area Urban League hosts Cantex Continuing Care Event Date: Wednesday, July 7th, 2021 Event Time: 1 p.m. Where: Via Zoom Register at: https://tinyurl.com/2xdah2dh

VIRTUAL: gBETA Houston Pitch Night

1801 Main Street 10th Floor, Houston, TX

Hear the newest innovation coming from 5 Houston startups! Pitch Night is a celebration of gBETA Houston's latest cohort. You'll be inspired by the five-minute pitches from the Summer 2021 cohort companies! The gBETA companies will each do a five-minute pitch followed by Q&A. Come prepared to learn all about these companies’ innovative ideas making […]

Defining Your Social Impact Business Model with the Mission Model Canvas

Join us for an hour workshop in how to define your social impact businesses business model with the Mission Model Canvas!Are you looking for a way to document and visualize your social impact businesses business model? Join us for our 1-hour workshop, Defining Your Social Impact Business Model with the Mission Model Canvas where we […]

HAN Summer Social

Buffalo Bayou Brewing Co 2101 Summer Street, Houston, TX 77007, Houston, TX

Join the Houston Angel Network and Houston Exponential on July 23rd for a gathering of investors and founders to celebrate Summer.The Houston Angel Network is a proud supporter of the Houston entrepreneurial ecosystem. Our mission is to educate investors about early stage investing and connect them to the best local and national entrepreneurs. During this […]

Web Accessibility for Social Impact

Learn the importance of digital accessibility and how to ensure your website is in compliance with the latest laws.Web accessibility is an absolute necessity in the modern business world.Not only is it the right thing to do and an opportunity to improve reputation and revenue, but it’s also the law. Under the Americans with Disabilities […]

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 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 […]