February 24th – Space is limited.
Valley Venture Mentors and the Economic Development Council of Western Mass have put together another special tour of the Cambridge/Boston Innovation Economy.
At the Harvard i-Lab you’ll meet the founder of one of the region’s hottest startups and a representative from the MIT Venture Mentoring Service. You will also tour the Cambridge Innovation Center and learn how this share workspace/startup beehive change the entrepreneurial landscape in Massachusetts.
A representatives from the Boston mayor’s office, the Innovation District, the startup community, and a social entrepreneur will describe how they impact the innovation ecosystem and recommend ways for Western Mass to improve ours.
MassChallenge will again host a special event feature the Associate Editor of BostInno Associate and three of their star startups. Pizza, soft drinks and the elixir of innovation – beer – will be provided.
All you have to do is sign up to get on the bus.
Space is limited.
Register Link: Eventbrite: Cambridge/Boston Innovation Tour
10:00 am Harvard Innovation Lab (i-Lab) : 125 Western Ave, Boston, MA 02134
- Tuan Ho, co-founder, philo.com (formerly tivli.com)
- Kathy Huber from MIT/Venture Mentoring Service
11:30-12:45pm Lunch (on own)
1:00pm Cambridge Innovation Center: 14th Floor, 1 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02142
2:30pm Bus leaves for District Hall
3:00pm District Hall: 75 Northern Avenue, Boston, MA.
- David Brown Tugg.org
- Landon Dickey, Advisor to Mayor Walsh
- Nicole Fichera, General Manager, District Hall (former Innovation District Manager under Mayor Menino)
4:30 pm MassChallenge: ONE Marina Park Drive, Boston MA 02210 (across the street from District Hall)
- Ryan Walsh, MassChallenge Operations Manager
- Robby Bitting, Director of Marketing, MassChallenge
6:00pm Lauren Landry, Associate Editor BostInno – “Media’s role in the entrepreneurial ecosystem”
6:30pm Panel discussion
- Sarah Biller, president of Capital Market Exchange.
- Brendan English, CEO and president of Railpod.
- Alain Ferry, founder of RaceMenu.