WRAL TechWire retains tabs on the newest and biggest meetups, summits and conferences, workshops and all issues occurring within the North Carolina startup world. “The Headliners” is a two-part weekly roundup of noteworthy upcoming occasions so as to add to your calendar.
Right here’s our lineup of Triangle occasions occurring in January, together with some conferences and summits, a handful of lunch and learns, a number of instructional workshops and loads of networking. The roundup additionally options software deadlines for accelerators, competitions and different packages.
To seek out out what’s occurring in cities outdoors of the Triangle, take a look at half two of the “Headliners” column.
One other publish highlights occasions in February. Meetups that happen regularly are listed in full right here.
Take a look at a full vary of occasions on TechWire’s interactive calendar for extra. If you need an occasion to be added to the calendar and weekly roundup, be happy to ship me an e-mail.
Introduction to Visible Considering
January 14, 12-1 p.m. @The Frontier
This free workshop, introduced by AhHa!, will present members how they will improve communication and collaboration in a gathering setting.
Revolutionizing Trend By way of Know-how, Science & Engineering
January 14, Four:15-6 p.m. @Duke Fitzpatrick Middle
Lawrence Lenihan and Christian Gheorghe, the co-founders of trend tech startup Resonance Corporations, will current a session overlaying blockchain, AI and industrial disruption.
Startup Networking + Pitching + Espresso
January 15, 12-1:30 p.m.
This weekly occasion brings collectively native founders and startup groups for introductions and networking. On the occasion, they will additionally watch or take part in a web-based pitch session, becoming a member of startups within the StartupBlink community all over the world.
CED Elevating the Dough Workshop
January 15, 1-6:30 p.m. @The Frontier
The Council for Entrepreneurial Improvement’s Elevating the Dough workshop is designed to teach startup and growth-stage tech corporations on the varieties of funding out there to them, elements buyers contemplate when making selections, understanding monetary lingo and negotiating offers. They’ll put collectively methods and obtain suggestions from buyers and different entrepreneurs.
ImBlackInTech Month-to-month Mixer Collection
January 15, 6-7:30 p.m. @American Underground
ImBlackInTech’s month-to-month mixer occasion convenes the native entrepreneurial group in help of the expansion of founders and professionals of colour within the Triangle’s tech startup ecosystem. Extra protection right here.
Software Deadline: 2019 UNC Innovation Pilot Awards
UNC’s Middle for Well being Innovation is providing as many as 4 awards as much as $50,000 to UNC Well being Care and UNC Faculty of Drugs staff for progressive applied sciences serving care supply fashions, workforce improvement, translational analysis and different purposes.
1 Million Cups RTP
January 16, 9-10 a.m. @The Frontier
Analysis Triangle Park, in partnership with Kauffman Labs, hosts common casual pitch occasions for the startup group at The Frontier. Be a part of at no cost espresso and entrepreneurial group help as Prime Way of life and Wellness Health club delivers a presentation.
Innovate Carolina Community Discussion board: Storytelling—Knowledge & Influence
January 16, 9-11 a.m. @UNC Chapel Hill, Hyde Corridor
Subsequent up in Innovate Carolina’s Community Discussion board collection is a workshop on crafting highly effective, data-rich tales that rework concepts into improvements. Breakfast is offered.
Audit Preparation for Rising Life Sciences
January 16, 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. @NC Biotech Middle
The Morris Group and ZenQMS current a half-day workshop offering corporations with ideas, methods and insights on learn how to keep away from pricey audit observations and misplaced income.
NC IDEA’s Spring 2019 Grants Information Session (RTP)
January 16, 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. @The Frontier
At this information session, NC IDEA Program Director Amy Bastian will share particulars on the grants and packages provided by the group, together with NC IDEA MICRO and NC IDEA SEED, in addition to the newly launched Funding Crowdfunding Grant (purposes are due January 28).
Homegrown Instruments for Financial Improvement Launch
January 16, 2-Three p.m. @Kenan Middle
NCGrowth is internet hosting a launch occasion to unveil its Homegrown Instruments platform, which exhibits the success of small cities which have secured personal funding and job creation via their financial improvement methods. The occasion options visitor audio system Jeanne Milliken Bonds of the Federal Reserve Financial institution of Richmond, Hillary Sherman of the U.S. Financial Improvement Administration and Jonathan Morgan of the UNC Faculty of Authorities.
Digital Well being Glad Hour: 2019 Roadmap to Impression
January 16, 5-7 p.m. @RTP HQ
Be a part of DHIT’s free month-to-month networking occasion to attach with fellow entrepreneurs, buyers and group members who’re shaping the Triangle’s digital well being area.
Let’s Speak Fairness Compensation: What Do You Have to Know?
January 16, 5:30-7 p.m. @Momentum Studying, Durham Campus
Attorneys Tucker Idol and Merrill Mason of Smith Anderson LLP will current a chat on how employers and jobseekers can navigate commonplace fairness, vesting, IP and non-competition phrases.
Software Deadline: NCBiotech Flash Grant Program
For its Flash Grant program, the North Carolina Biotech Middle is looking out for progressive life science know-how concepts with early indications of economic potential. Purposes within the first cycle of the 2019 program are due at midday on January 16.
Introduction to the Raleigh Chamber
January 17, Eight-9 a.m. @Raleigh Chamber of Commerce
Study extra concerning the position the Raleigh Chamber performs within the enterprise group and how one can be a part of as a member. Espresso and a light-weight breakfast offered.
January 17, Eight-10 a.m. @RTP Headquarters
Builders, designers, startups and tech fanatics are invited to hitch this month-to-month meetup free of charge networking over breakfast, plus a collection of showcase shows.
Profitable SBIR/STTR Grants for Science & Know-how Startups
January 17, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. @First Flight Enterprise Middle
Hosted by First Flight Enterprise Middle, this half-day seminar will clarify the fundamentals of SBIR/STTR grant packages for entrepreneurs, overlaying the collaborating businesses concerned, what goes into creating a proposal and the way the award course of works.
RIoT Lunch & Study: Product Security & You
January 17, 12-1 p.m. @HQ Raleigh
At this RIoT lunch and study, Amber Cobb of TUV SUD will talk about applicability and regulatory necessities involving product security.
BPD Highlight on Schooling
January 17, 12:30-Four p.m. @NC Biotech Middle
This occasion is a chance for college kids and professionals to study extra concerning the native schooling and coaching alternatives within the space of biopharmaceuticals.
January 17, 5-7:30 p.m. @The Frontier
The subsequent RTP180 occasion contains a panel of Triangle innovators who’re exploring options in “smart” know-how. Audio system embrace Nicole Raimundo of the Metropolis of Cary, Dr. Kristen Wynns of Wynns Household Psychology, Dr. Jesse Jur of North Carolina State College, Shannon Smith of K4Connect and Lucas Blair of RTI Worldwide.
Carolina Improvements Seminar
January 17, 5:30-6:30 p.m. @Prime of the Hill Restaurant & Brewery
On the subsequent Carolina Improvements Seminar, Deerfield Administration will talk about developments in therapeutics improvement and Pinnacle Hill, a partnership with UNC Chapel Hill that gives $65 million to help the development of novel drug improvement tasks. Pre-proposals for funding are due February 6.
Bunker Brews: Web of Issues & Position for Veterans
January 17, 5:30-7:30 p.m. @K4Connect
Bunker Labs RDU’s subsequent meetup contains a panel of leaders within the native IoT business, together with K4Connect CEO Scott Moody, mesur.io CTO and Founder Mike Prorock, RIoT Government Director Tom Snyder and ProAxion Director of Gross sales Andrew Goldsmith.
‘Ready, Set, Go!’ Workshop Collection, Half II
January 17, 6-Eight p.m. @Innovation & Entrepreneurship Middle
This three-part workshop collection guides individuals by way of the fundamentals of enterprise improvement, financing choices, native assets, and extra. Half III of the collection can be held on January 24.
Ask The HR & Recruiting Specialists
January 17, 6-Eight:30 p.m. @Momentum Studying, Durham
At this informative occasion, TriNet‘s HR expert and Jake Shepherd, a local talent expert, will present HR best-practices and answer participants’ questions on staff comp, 1099s vs. W2s, recruiting, hiring and managing staff, and different HR challenges. TriNet will donate a portion of the beer tab to the Make-a-Want Basis of Japanese North Carolina.
Fairness, Variety & Inclusion in Your Office
January 18, 12-2 p.m.
Again in December, members within the workshop collection discovered actionable methods for creating packages supporting fairness, variety and inclusion (EDI) within the office. This follow-up webinar is designed to offer ongoing help for individuals to realize their objectives now and going ahead.
Webinar: Advertising to the Federal Authorities
January 22, 10-11 a.m.
The North Carolina workplace of the U.S. Small Enterprise Administration is internet hosting a webinar overlaying the alternative ways corporations can market themselves to the federal authorities.
Startup Networking + Pitching + Espresso
January 22, 12-1:30 p.m.
This weekly occasion brings collectively native founders and startup groups for introductions and networking. On the occasion, they will additionally watch or take part in a web-based pitch session, becoming a member of startups within the StartupBlink community around the globe.
Gene Modifying Communications Coaching
January 22, 12:30-5 p.m. @NC Biotech Middle
This workshop, facilitated by The Middle for Meals Integrity and hosted on the NC Biotech Middle, will train members the way to lead an knowledgeable public dialogue and construct belief in gene modifying.
RIoT XXX: Sensible & Related Gigabit Cities
January 22, 1-7 p.m. @The Rickhouse
RIoT is partnering with US Ignite for an occasion targeted on sensible gigabit cities, public security broadband, open knowledge, networks, and extra.
WIB-RTP: Mentoring Program Recruitment Occasion
January 22, 6-Eight p.m. @Bull Metropolis Ciderworks
People who’re keen on becoming a member of Ladies In Bio are inspired to return meet the staff and study extra concerning the many advantages of membership, together with the small-group month-to-month mentoring program, MAPS.
Ag Membership Luncheon
January 23, 12-2 p.m. @NC Biotech Middle
This two-hour luncheon consists of shows masking a variety of subjects, together with investments in agribusiness, ag tech, commodity provide/demand and shopper developments.
Ladies in Agribusiness Meetup
January 23, 5-7 p.m. @NC Biotech Middle
Be a part of Ladies In Agribusiness for an evening of networking and dialog over cocktails and appetizers.
NC TECH CEO Reception
January 23 @NC Government Mansion
At this invite-only occasion, NC TECH brings collectively CEOs and website leaders on the North Carolina Government Mansion with Governor Roy Cooper.
Energy Electronics Microgrid Brief Course
January 23-25 @FREEDM Techniques Middle
This course, led by NC State school and business professionals, will cowl the mixing of distributed era, load balancing and power storage in trendy microgrids.
Espresso with Feminine Small Enterprise Leaders
January 24, 7:30-9 a.m. @Raleigh Chamber of Commerce
Raleigh Chamber is internet hosting a panel of three ladies enterprise leaders for a dialogue on the challenges and successes of their entrepreneurial journeys. Audio system embrace Jenny Bonchak of Slingshot Espresso Co., Harriet Mills of Wine & Design and Nicole Oxendine of Empower Dance Studio. The panel shall be moderated by Wendy Gates Corbett of Refresher Coaching, LLC.
Crafting the Buyer Expertise Workshop
January 24, Eight:30 a.m. – Four:30 p.m. @Sheraton Imperial Lodge & Conference Middle
This one-day workshop makes use of Biltmore’s mannequin of customer support and worker engagement to point out individuals learn how to construct a customer-centric tradition at their firm. The occasion is introduced by the Biltmore Middle for Skilled Improvement.
Easy methods to Use Digital Well being Units in Medical Analysis
January 24, 9-10 a.m. @Duke Medical Pavilion
At this breakfast occasion, Duke Medical Analysis Institute Chief of Digital Well being and Technique Dr. Pleasure Bhosai will share her expertise with utilizing cellular apps and related units to run multi-site trials.
2019 RTA State of Mobility
January 24, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. @Embassy Suites Raleigh-Durham/Analysis Triangle
Be a part of greater than 300 leaders in discussing the impression of transportation on enterprise and corporations might be ready. Audio system embrace Michael Fox, chair of the North Carolina Board of Transportation, in addition to senior executives from MetLife and IBM.
The Way forward for Fintech
January 24, 12-5:30 p.m. @Kenan Convention Middle
This symposium brings collectively enterprise leaders, researchers and monetary regulators to debate the way forward for the fintech market, particularly because it applies to blockchain and cryptocurrencies, and the regulatory points affecting these applied sciences.
Hearth Chat: Progress of NC Entrepreneurs
January 24, 5:30-Eight:30 p.m. @RTP HQ
Be a part of RTP for a night hearth chat with prime leaders of North Carolina’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, together with. Dinner and drinks offered.
Community Engineering: What Does It Even Imply?
January 24, 6-7:30 p.m. @HQ Raleigh
Tech Expertise South Raleigh will current a information to the networking business—what it’s, the way it works and the information wanted to enter it.
‘Ready, Set, Go!’ Workshop Collection, Half III
January 24, 6-Eight p.m. @Innovation & Entrepreneurship Middle
This three-part workshop collection guides individuals via the fundamentals of enterprise improvement, financing choices, native assets, and extra. This session, the ultimate installment of the collection, will assist members apply the information they’ve discovered.
Study & Community Night time w/ Grace Ueng, CEO of Savvy Progress
January 24, 6:30-Eight:30 p.m. @WeWork Durham
Startup Summit kicks off its inaugural “Learning and Networking Night” collection with a dialogue on digital advertising technique with Savvy Progress CEO Grace Ueng. Meals and drinks can be offered. (Extra protection right here.)
Triangle Tech Internet
January 25, 7:30-10 a.m. @Household Legacy Monetary Options
This free bimonthly occasion gives an area for native tech professionals to construct connections and discover potential job alternatives.
HQ Raleigh Group Brunch
January 25, 10-11:30 a.m. @NC State, Companions I – Excessive Bay Area
At this brunch occasion, HQ Raleigh shall be discussing its continued partnership with NC State and different universities.
NC State AWE Workshop
January 25, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. @James B. Hunt Jr. Library
Be a part of NC State Development of Ladies Entrepreneurs for a workshop on making connections and establishing and sustaining a community.
Software Deadline: All for NC Fellowship
This 12-month fellowship program from the Z. Smith Reynolds Basis gives teaching, mentorship and a $75,000 stipend to people who’ve revolutionary concepts to raised North Carolina’s communities.
2019 AMWHO at UNC Regional Convention
January 25-27 @Gillings Faculty of International Public Well being
AMWHO is a weekend-long simulation of the World Well being Meeting during which 100 graduate and undergraduate college students will assume the roles of WHO ambassadors, media correspondents, non-governmental group leaders and business representatives.
NC State Entrepreneurship Begin Right here Mondays
January 28, 10 a.m. – Four p.m. @NCSU Innovation Corridor
DC, the supervisor of the eGarage startup area, will probably be open on Mondays to satisfy with college students and reply any questions they’ve about entrepreneurship and launching a enterprise at NC State.
NCBiotech Jobs Community
January 28, 12:30-2:30 p.m. @NC Biotech Middle
On this workshop, SAS Institute Senior International Channel Enablement Supervisor Nellie Scott will present individuals methods to construct a private advertising plan for networking, making connections and creating leads.
Triangle International Well being Consortium Mentor Monday Webinar
January 28, Four-Four:45 p.m.
This month-to-month webinar collection hosts a worldwide well being skilled who will share insights and recommendation for advancing your profession. January’s webinar options Katherine L. Turner, the founder and president of International Citizen, LLC.
Plant Molecular Biology Consortium Seminar
January 28, Four-6 p.m. @NC Biotech Middle
This month’s Plant Molecular Biology Consortium occasion contains a presentation from Dr. Stacy Harmer of College of California-Davis.
Minority & Ladies-Owned Enterprise Small Enterprise Expo
January 28, Four-6 p.m. @Southeast Raleigh Excessive Faculty
Be a part of Raleigh’s Minority & Ladies-Owned Enterprise Enterprise Program and community with native and state procurement businesses and prime contractors looking for licensed minority and women-owned companies.
Software Deadline: NC IDEA Funding Crowdfunding Grant
NC IDEA’s new Funding Crowdfunding Grant presents as much as $5,000 to assist corporations broaden their companies utilizing the Localstake NC funding crowdfunding platform. Purposes are due by 5 p.m. on January 28.
Startup Networking + Pitching + Espresso
January 29, 12-1:30 p.m.
This weekly occasion brings collectively native founders and startup groups for introductions and networking. On the occasion, they will additionally watch or take part in an internet pitch session, becoming a member of startups within the StartupBlink community around the globe.
Midtown Techies: Meet Your Neighbors in Tech
January 29, 7-9 p.m. @Fox and Hound
Convey your concepts and opinions to the subsequent Midtown Techies meetup. Occasions are held on the final Tuesday of each month.
RTCC Cleantech Join Profession Truthful 2019
January 30, Four-7 p.m. @McKimmon Middle
Analysis Triangle Cleantech Cluster’s 2019 Profession Truthful connects employers within the cleantech and power business with tons of of scholars and professionals who’re looking for jobs on this area.
Triangle Tech Speaker Collection: Massive Knowledge
January 29, Four:30-6 p.m. @Constancy Investments, Durham
Constancy Investments is internet hosting a panel of specialists for a dialogue on harnessing huge knowledge to ship enterprise worth. Audio system embrace Scott Chastain of SAS Institute, Invoice Freitas and Vipin Mayar of Constancy, Michael Rappa of NC State College and SP Simon of Gartner.
NCBIO Life Science Discussion board
January 31, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. @NC Biotech Middle
Study new applied sciences providing options in gene remedy and nanotechnology. Audio system embrace Michael Dombeck of Precision BioSciences, Tom Jede of bluebird bio, Susan Nichols of Falcon Therapeutics and Alden Pritchard of Kaio Remedy.
RIoT Lunch & Study: Industrial Case Research in Digital Transformation
January 31, 12-1 p.m. @HQ Raleigh
Paul McKeithan, head of digital providers for Buhler, will current a session on the alternatives and challenges of the Industrial Web of Issues (IIoT).
Software Deadline: UNC KickStart Enterprise Providers Commercialization Award
This award program gives funding—inside the $25,000 to $50,000 vary—to help early-stage startups in commercializing their merchandise. Purposes are due by 5 p.m.
Software Deadline: REDI 2019
The Rural Financial Improvement Institute (REDI), a program of the North Carolina Rural Middle, is welcoming purposes for its 2019 cohort. REDI helps members improve their management expertise and rural improvement methods of their communities.