Illinois Entrepreneurship Master Calendar

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Thursday, December 2, 2021

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • EnterpriseWorks Atrium (60 Hazelwood Dr)

    Join us for an EIR Workshop with Natalie Marquez: Increase Your Brand Awareness on Thursday, December 2 from 12:00-1:00PM.

  • Origin Ventures Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership. WIE Connect Event. Featured speaker: Amy Young, Indie Filmmaker & Founder of Etalon Films. Dec 2, 5-6 pm, 2011  BIF, 515 E Gregory. Connect to resources, opportunities, and people in the Illinois entrepreneurship ecosystem. Learn more and register: go.gies.illinois.edu/WIE
    • 5:00 - 6:00 pm

    WIE Connect provides a venue for women to connect to resources, people, opportunities and networks in the Illinois entrepreneurship ecosystem and for women entrepreneurs to present to a supportive community and obtain feedback on their ventures. Featured speaker: UIUC alumna Amy Young, Indie Filmmaker & Founder of Etalon Films. Includes presentation, Q&A, and mixer.

Friday, December 3, 2021

    • 9:00 - 10:00 am
    • EnterpriseWorks Atrium (60 Hazelwood Dr)

    Join us on the first Friday of each month from 9:00-10:00 AM for networking and breakfast. All EW tenants and their team members are free to join us. 

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Virtual

    Join the Data Science User Group from 12-1PM on Friday, December 3. The aim of the user group is to build a community of interest around data science to foster learning, collaboration, and networking. The group will serve both students and professionals to bridge the gap between the analytical sciences and practical applications of industry.

    • 4:00 - 4:30 pm
    • EnterpriseWorks, 60 Hazelwood Drive, Champaign

    Want to learn more about entrepreneurship opportunities throughout EnterpriseWorks? Starting promptly at 4 PM, join us for tours through the EnterpriseWorks incubator to gain an understanding of different resources EnterpriseWorks has to offer.

Monday, December 6, 2021

Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Friday, December 10, 2021

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Virtual

    Join the Digital Forensics User Group on Friday, December 10 from 12-1PM. East Central Illinois has quietly become a focal point for the art, science and occasional black magic of digital forensics - the analysis of digital data for investigative purposes.

Wednesday, December 15, 2021

    • 4:00 - 5:30 pm
    • EnterpriseWorks Atrium

    We invite friends and partners of the Research Park for a holiday happy hour with heavy hors d’oeuvres, open bar and a jazz band to celebrate the holiday season. 

    • 6:00 - 7:00 pm
    • Virtual

    Join the Champaign-Urbana Startup Grind group for their meeting on Wednesday, December 15 from 6:00-7:00pm. We bring together community and university entrepreneurs to allow everyone to share ideas, best practices, and a passion for changing the world through lean, customer-focused innovation.

Friday, December 17, 2021

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Virtual

    Join the Blockchain Meetup Group from 12-1PM on Friday, December 17. This is group is for anyone interested in distributed ledger technology (i.e. blockchains, cryptography, smart contracts, decentralized applications (DApps) cryptocurrency/tokens, and relevant related subjects). Everyone is welcome.

Saturday, December 18, 2021

  • Illinois Impact Incubator. Create a startup and make a positive impact! Access coaching, workshops, and micro-grants to support your idea. Sp22 Impact Bootcamp: Apply by Dec 18 for Early Admission. Open to all majors and levels
    • All Day

    The Illinois Impact Incubator is a co-curricular incubation program for UIUC students of all majors and levels, alumni, and community members who have a passion to develop an idea or early-stage venture focused on social or environmental impact. All types of ventures are welcome (e.g., nonprofits, social enterprises, social businesses). Early admission deadline: Dec 18.

Tuesday, January 11, 2022

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Thursday, January 13, 2022

Thursday, January 20, 2022

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Tuesday, February 1, 2022

Thursday, February 10, 2022

Friday, February 11, 2022

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • EnterpriseWorks Atrium (60 Hazelwood Dr)

    Join us on February 11 from 12:00-1:00pm in celebrating Black History Month with a luncheon in the EnterpriseWorks atrium. More exciting details on this event coming soon!

Tuesday, February 15, 2022

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • EnterpriseWorks Room 130 + Zoom

    Join us from 12:00-1:00 PM on Tuesday, February 15 to learn more about HR for small businesses with HR Expert in Residence, Kelly Gust. This will be a hybrid event, more details forthcoming. 

Thursday, February 17, 2022

Wednesday, March 2, 2022

Wednesday, March 9, 2022