Check with organizers to make sure your event will be held in the event of inclement weather or other cancellations.
Saturday, August 27
NJ Data Science Meetup will be hosting "New Jersey Data Science Meetup” at 2PM on Saturday, August 27th at Parsippany Troy Hills Library at 449 Halsey Road, Parsippany - Troy Hills. RSVP here.
Sunday, August 28
Maker Depot Makerspace will be hosting "MakerFest 2016" at 11AM on Sunday, August 28th at Maker Depot at 60 Commerce Way, Suite F, Totowa. RSVP here.
Tuesday, August 30
New Jersey Linux User Group will be hosting "Our Monthly Linux User Group Meeting…" at 7:30PM on Tuesday, August 30th at Panera Bread, Route 4 East, Paramus. RSVP here.
Wednesday, August 31
Pluralsight Web Tech Classes @ The Summit Public Library will be hosting "WebApps with AngularJS" at 6:45PM on Wednesday, August 31st at Summit Free Public Library at 75 Maple Street, Summit. RSVP here.
North Jersey Drupal Meetup will be hosting "North Jersey Drupal Meetup" at 7PM on Wednesday, August 31st at Advantage Business Media at 100 Enterprise Drive, Suite 600, Rockaway. RSVP here.
Wednesday, Sept. 7
Date Change: On Wednesday , Sept. 7 at 6:30 p.m. Andreas Koutsoudakis, the co-founder/CEO of TradingTable, will provide background on how the idea of TradingTable came to be a reality, including walking the audience through their fundraising activity to date. He will also provide an overview of the platform, and what they are currently doing to get it in the hands of end-users. The meeting takes place at Vi Coworking Hub, Bell Works at 101 Crawfords Corner Road, Holmdel. RSVP here.
Thursday, Sept. 8
Brick City Tech is presenting Own It! Capitalize from Good Ideas Through Tradmarks & Patents, Thursday Sept. 8, 6PM at Newark Venture Partners, 1 Washington Place, Newark. David Postolski of Gearhart Law "will talk to us about what can really be registered as intellectual property, how to go about protecting your ideas and how to translate that into capital." Register here.
IT Connect 2016 says it is among the largest Information Technology Expos in the State of New Jersey. This event is designed to assemble professionals of all walks of life to learn more about technology, share new technological advance and best practices with one another.It will be held at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Somerset, 50 Atrium Drive, Somerset. Register here.
Thursday, Sept. 15
The NJ Tech Council's fintech conference takes place Sept. 15.
Startup Grind Princeton presents Mung Chiang Sept. 15. Chiang is the Director of Keller Center for Innovations in Engineering Education at Princeton University and the inaugural Chairman of Princeton Entrepreneurship Council. The event takes place 6:30 PM at Tigerlabs, 252 Nassau Street Princeton. RSVP here.
The New Jersey Innovation Institute (NJII), will host a half day business forum entitled: Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Technology - EU and U.S. Perspectives, Sept. 22, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. at the Nassau Club, 6 Mercer Street, Princeton, NJ. Register here.
Wednesday, Sept. 28
Jeff Braverman of Nuts.com will be speaking at Scarlet Startups Wed. Sept. 28, 6:30 PM at the Rutgers Business School, 100 Rockefeller Rd. Piscataway, Room 2018."Jeff started Nuts.com (then NutsOnline.com) from his freshman dorm room in 1999. After a 7 month stint at Blackstone, in 2003 he decided to build something real and joined his small, 74 year old family business. From 4 employees and 100 products, Nuts.com today has 120+ employee and nearly 3,000 products." RSVP here.
NJEN is starting the season on September 28 with "What have I gotten myself into? The good, the bad, the ugly aspects of taking someone else's money." 5 to 7:30 PM at Edison Partners, 281 Witherspoon Street, Princeton. "Investors are like in-laws, once you sign up, you can’t fire them. What can you do to benefit from your investor’s experience, and avoid the investor/management disputes that have torpedoed many promising businesses? How do you make sure you and your investor have the same vision and goals? Our panel of experienced investors and entrepreneurs will bring you some lessons from the front lines. Did you ask the right questions and “vet” your investors as they were evaluating your business? How should you communicate with your new partner to ensure that you can both live happily ever after? Join us for a “happy hour” in Princeton and get the answers." Register here.
Thursday Sept. 29
Brick City Tech is presenting "Connecting Your Product to the Right People w/Chinedu Echeruo, Founder, HopStop," Sept. 29, 2016 at 6PM at Newark Venture Partners, 1 Washington Place, Newark. Chinedu Echureo was able to build an app that allowed millions of urban dwellers to get from point A to B. Now, after the acquisition of HopStop, Echureo is focused on creating MVPs that scale by fine tuning the models that connect people to products. Echuero will speak to Anthony Frasier on building business models that work from Echuero's years of producing serial startups. This will be a live recording for the “Don’t Dumb Down Your Greatness” podcast and participants will be encouraged to ask both Peter and Chinendu about acquisitions and building businesses that scale." RSVP here.
NJTC and NJIT are sponsoring a tech and communications industry forecast event Thursday Sept. 29, 4PM at Alliant Technologies, 360 Mt. Kimble Road, Morristown. “The fifth installment of the Council and NJIT's Information Communication and Technology(ICT) Forecast will gauge views of the info, tech, and communications industries from around the world. The program will highlight company growth and industry trends in ICT.”Register here.
Friday Oct. 7
Asbury Agile is a friendly, informal, single-track conference for technology professionals & students held annually in Asbury Park, NJ. This year's event is at the brand newThe Asbury hotel on Friday, October 7th, 2016. Asbury Agile is less about agile methodology and more about being an agile, well rounded, nimble professional. Topics range across disciplines and the intimate event allows for open and informal discussions. Register here.
Friday, Oct. 21
The Enterprise Development Center (EDC) is hosting its annual EDC Venture Summit on October 21 at 10am on the campus of New Jersey Institute of Technology. The EDC Venture Summit is an opportunity to receive warm intros to angels and VCs, hear Fireside Chats with prominent startup founders, and preview a showcase of EDC companies pushing boundaries in technology and the life sciences. Keynote & Fireside Chat Panelists include Alon Cohen, EVP and CTO of Phone.com, Keith Williams, CTO of Anthiem Ventures, Greg Olsen, GHO Ventures and Astronaut, and David S. Rose, Founder of Gust, Rose Tech Ventures, Author, and TED Talk Speaker. RSVP here.