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Mark your calendar for these nine startup and tech events from across the city happening this week. If you have events you’d like to see on EQ’s calendar, submit them here.
Get Made: TechShop’s Happy Hour at the Lounge
TechShop St. Louis
Get over the hump at Happy hour in the lounge at TechShop. Meet members, share your projects, see our space. This event is free and open to the public. More details here.
Prosper Women Entrepreneurs Office Hours / After Hours
October 19, 6-7:30pm
CIC@CET, 20 S. Sarah St
Have you been looking for a place to get advice on a specific business challenge you’re facing? Join expert mentors at Prosper Office Hours / After Hours! The event starts with an overview session that will give you tips on how best to present your challenge and get the most from your time with your expert mentor, then you’ll be assigned a conference room, 2 expert mentors and 15 minutes to ask questions and get advice. Find out more.
October 21, 4-6:30pm
Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
Join us for an opportunity to interact with scientists & researchers in the St. Louis area at a networking event hosted by the Danforth Center’s Committee for Scientific Training & Mentoring. There will be a career panel and discussion followed by a job fair and networking session. Researchers, scientists, technicians, postdocs and graduate students from the St. Louis region are encouraged to bring a friend and attend this interactive event. More details here.
It’s finally upon us. GlobalHack’s sixth annual hackathon will bring together software developers, graphic designers, technologists and entrepreneurs from around the world to solve a civic technology problem centered around homelessness. Participants divided into youth, collegiate and pro divisions will work in teams building solutions over the course of the weekend for a chance to win $1 million in cash prizes. GlobalHack VI is the biggest hackathon yet for the organization—learn more about why you need be there from the GlobalHack team themselves. More details here.
Recurring Weekly Events
1 Million Cups
October 19, 9am-10am, T-REX
CellARide and Start Right Foods will present at this week’s event.
October 19, 6-8pm, LaunchCode Mentor Center
LaunchCode Mentor Center
Bring your laptop and code with some of the smartest women in the city.
October 20, 3-8pm, CIC@4240
More details on the weekly sessions here.
See more upcoming events and add your events to the community calendar here.