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!



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 […]

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 […]