Event Calendar

For information about events of interest to the U.Va. and local innovation communities, browse our calendar listings below. For additional events and programs focusing on innovation and entrepreneurship, see the links in the left-hand menu.

Mar
03
March 3, 2016
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
i.Lab at UVA

The Batten Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation invites you to a captivating conversation with founder, Raymond Lambert (MBA '87), as he shares his entrepreneurial journey building All Jokes Aside and its eventual closing. Mr.

Feb
25
February 25, 2016
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Former Indoor Biotechnologies Space 1216 Harris St. Charlottesville, Virginia

It's time to shake off the winter blues, make new connections and love your lab! Attend Biotech and Beer: a networking event on February 25 at the former Indoor Biotechnologies Space from 5-7 pm.

Register here.

 

Feb
17
February 17, 2016
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Virginia Biotechnology Research Park, Richmond, VA

Learn more about the Virginia Bioscience Economy Initiative. Meet and mingle with state officials at VA Bio's 2016 General Assembly Reception. Join your colleagues for an evening of cocktails and policy and let your voice count.

Feb
16
February 16, 2016
8:00 am to 10:00 am
UVA i.Lab

The next meeting of Charlottesville Entrepreneurs and Espresso will take place at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at the i.Lab at UVA.

Jan
28
January 28, 2016
11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Learn how to lay the groundwork for your NSF SBIR/STTR project with this discussion of steps to getting your proposal started, how to communicate with the Program Manager, best practices for preparing an Executive Summary and developing your preliminary project plan and budget. $10 Virginia Firms, $35 All Others

Jan
19
January 19, 2016
8:00 am to 10:00 am
iLab at UVA: 621 Nash Drive

The next meeting of Charlottesville Entrepreneurs and Espresso will take place at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at the i.Lab at UVA. The schedule will include networking over coffee, a pitch from an early stage company with time for Q&A, and lessons learned with an expert entrepreneur. 

This is a free event open to the entire entrepreneurship community.

Dec
08
December 8, 2015
11:30 am to 2:30 pm
Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce, Tysons Corner

This special Lunch & Learn will present an introduction to the federal Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) programs that provide $150K-$1.5M in non dilutive funding for early stage, high risk Research & Development. This session will provide an intro to the program and will feature reps from four Federal Agencies.

Nov
17
November 17, 2015
8:00 am to 10:00 am
i.Lab at UVa

The next meeting of Charlottesville Entrepreneurs and Espresso will take place at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at the i.Lab at UVa. The schedule will include networking over coffee, a pitch from an early stage company with time for Q&A and lessons learned from a successful entrepreneur.

Nov
12
November 12, 2015 to November 13, 2015
12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
UVA Darden School of Business

In the past year, US equity valuations have reached new highs. For investors, these new highs and the five year run-up that preceded them were a welcome change from the great recession. Retirement account balances have recovered, home prices have rebounded, unemployment is declining and parts of the world seems far removed from those dark days.

Nov
10
November 10, 2015
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Tin Whistle Pub

Oct
01
October 1, 2015
5:00 am to 7:00 am
UVa Licensing and Ventures Group

Join Virginia Bio for its first Biotech and Beer networking event of the season, hosted at the new offices of UVa's Licensing and Ventures Group. Located in the redeveloped Coca-Cola Bottling Works on Preston Avenue in Charlottesville, the new location offers close proximity to the Grounds at UVa as well as convenient parking.

Sep
22
September 22, 2015
5:00 am to 7:00 am
Tin Whistle Pub

This event (free + happy hour specials), hosted by the Charlottesville Business Innovation Council (CBIC) and sponsored by the Center for Innovative Technology (CIT), provides an opportunity for tech-minded people to network.

Sep
15
September 15, 2015
8:00 am to 10:00 am
iLab at U.Va.

The inaugural meeting of Charlottesville Entrepreneurs and Espresso will take place at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at the i.Lab at U.Va.

Sep
10
September 10, 2015
1:30 pm to 2:15 pm

This webinar is ideal for small tech firms, university researchers with small businesses, and university PostDocs considering licensing technology from the university. Topics will include:

Aug
18
August 18, 2015
10:00 am to 11:00 am

This webinar provides important information about identifying and completing the required forms for an SBIR/STTR submission to the National Institutes of Health as well as how to navigate the electronic submission process. You will learn how to avoid common mistakes and make corrections, receive formatting pointers, and learn how to track your submission. Small fees apply.

Aug
12
August 12, 2015
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
The Center for Open Science- 210 Ridge McIntire Road, Suite 200
August's meeting, sponsored by WillowTree Apps, features a presentation from a trio at WillowTree on the process of creating mobile applications. Jossay Jacobo is an engineer on the Android development team; Whitney French is a UX Designer, and Beverly Anderson used to be a member of the QA team. We hope you can come mix it up with our app mixologists!
 
Aug
03
August 3, 2015
10:00 am to 11:00 am

The Annual Military Medical Conference, which is called MHSRS (Military Health Services Research Symposium), is August 17-20 in Fort Lauderdal

Jul
08
July 8, 2015
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
The Center For Open Science

July's meeting features a panel discussion with local women on experiences related to innovation, including how inventions and ideas become companies and how inventors become entrepreneurs. For this month's event, Women in Tech is partnering with the U.Va. Licensing & Ventures Group. Please join us for an inside look at all things innovation.

Food and drinks will be served.

Jun
03
June 3, 2015
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Skybar on Downtown Mall, Charlottesville, VA 22902

It’s been one year since Charlottesville Women in Tech held its first monthly meeting! Women in Tech will celebrate at the Skybar on the Downtown Mall and will then join the Charlottesville Technologist First Wednesdays meetup at Champion Brewery. Stop by at either location, and bring your friends!

May
27
May 27, 2015
7:00 am to 9:00 am
Fontaine Research Park, 400 Ray C. Hunt Drive, 3rd Floor

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