8 Startup Events You Can’t Miss This Week

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We’ve gathered some of the best events from all over the city to mark on your calendars. If you have events you’d like to see on EQ’s calendar, submit them here!

SixThirty and SixThirty CYBER Fall 2016 Cohort Announcement
Tuesday, September 27; 5-7pm
T-REX, Downtown
Head to T-REX for food, drinks and a short program as SixThirty and SixThirty CYBER introduce the new companies in their fall 2016 cohorts.
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Open Data STL Meetup
Tuesday, September 27; 6:30-8pm  
7th Floor Law Library at T-REX, Downtown
This group is for champions, advocates, innovators, and practitioners of open data and open government in the Saint Louis region. There are roles for developers, technologists, bureaucrats, policy wonks, and anyone else who wants to contribute to the policy implementation, software development, advocacy, and just plain hard work of creating an open data platform for local government in this area.
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Innovation by Design
Tuesday/Wednesday, September 27-28
Union Station, Downtown 
Come explore the cutting edge of corporate innovation at the 2016 Innovation by Design Summit, powered by Maritz. The event will converge representatives from major corporations, start-ups, and universities to explore the unique intersection of business innovation and design thinking.
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Google Partners Connect Breakfast
Wednesday September 28, 8:30-10am
Unidev16690 Swingley Ridge #260, Chesterfield
Breakfast is on us! Please join as we gather for yet another educational session with our proud Partners. It’s a great opportunity to learn from a Google expert about how to grow your business and network with other professionals. A light breakfast will be served and Google will begin the presentation at 9am.
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Missouri Manufacturing Summit and Field of Dreams Trade Show, Expo & Job Fair
Wednesday-Friday, September 28-30
The Chase Park Plaza, Central West End 
The Missouri Association of Manufacturers (MAM) will present the 13th annual Missouri Manufacturing Summit and Field of Dreams Trade Show, Expo & Job Fair on September 28-30, 2016, at The Chase Park Plaza in St. Louis, Missouri. This three-day event will provide you with direct interactive opportunities with manufacturing professionals, opportunities to promote and showcase your products, wares and services, and workforce development opportunities
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1 Million Cups
Wednesday, September 28; 9-10am
T-REX, Downtown — New Location! 
1 Million Cups is a free, weekly national program designed to educate, engage, and connect entrepreneurs. Developed by the Kauffman Foundation, 1MC is based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and network over a million cups of coffee. This Week: This Week: Hecktur
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CoderGirl
Wednesday, September 21; 6-8pm
LaunchCode Mentor Center at 4811 Delmar Blvd St.
CoderGirl is building a network of support for aspiring female coders. Participants, ranging from beginners to long-time programmers, hone their skills alongside fellow aspiring developers and female mentors from companies like Boeing, MasterCard, and Enterprise.
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The Venture Cafe Gathering
Thursday, September 22; 3-8pm
4240 Duncan Ave, Cortex
The weekly Thursday Venture Cafe Gathering of innovators and entrepreneurs. A place for serendipitous collisions to occur. Each week a series of breakout sessions are planned to engage your brain and share your thoughts.
This Week:
-Digital Storytelling: What’s Your Brands Story? presented by Social Unwrapped
-Making Better Decisions presented by Stretch The Edge
-Making The Most Of Your Hackathon Experience presented by GlobalHack
-Office Hours with The BALSA Foundation
-Machine Learning Roundtable: What is it? And who’s doing what with it? presented by Astra
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