Research Park Events
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
May the Fourth be with you! Join us on Tuesday, May 4th from 12-1pm for snacks as we celebrate "Star Wars Day."
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
Join us on Wednesday, May 5 from 12-1pm for the third of four SBIR Sprint Sessions. This workshop will discuss budgeting, proposal development timeline, formatting and graphics.
Friday, May 7, 2021
Join the Data Science User Group from 12-1PM on Friday, May 7. The aim of the user group is to build a community of interest around data science to foster learning, collaboration, and networking.
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Join us on Tuesday, May 11 from 12-1pm for an EIR Workshop with Marc Minkus. He will be discussing "What I Have Learned Working On Internal & External Venture Teams."
Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Join us on Wednesday, May 12 from 12-1pm for the final SBIR Sprint Sessions. This session will discuss Technical Objectives, Key Personnel, Principal Investigator Selection, and Phase 2.
Friday, May 14, 2021
Join the Digital Forensics User Group on Friday, May 14 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, May 19, 2021
Join our team of SBIR experts and the FAST (Federal and State Technology) Center of Illinois for a monthly SBIR 101 event from 12:00-1:00pm on Wednesday, May 19th. This session will be a workshop on preparing the NSF proposal pitch.
Sunday, May 23, 2021
The University of Illinois Research Park and American Family Insurance have partnered together to power ILLINOIS REBOOT, a FREE coding pre-academy that exposes participants to technical skill fundamentals and provides coaching and mentoring from local tech professionals.
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Join us on Tuesday, May 25th from 12 to 1PM for the EnterpriseWorks Student Social. This is an opportunity for student interns working for any of the startup companies within EnterpriseWorks to network with each other.
Wednesday, May 26, 2021
Join us from 12-1pm on Wednesday, May 26 for a Workshop with Anna Thornton: Are you ready to make this product? Moving from Prototype to Manufacturing. This will be part one in a two-part series.
Friday, May 28, 2021
Join us on Friday, May 28th for the Research Park Blood Drive from 11:00am to 2:30pm. Our blood drive will provide a critical resource that helps save lives at hospitals in our community and across our region.
Join the AnsibleCU Meetup group on Friday, May 28 from 2-4PM. Participants will learn how to leverage Ansible, Terraform, and other Infrastructure as Code tools to increase efficiency and reduce time spent on routine server configuration.
Join us on Friday, May 28 from 5-7PM for our first Fire @ Five of the year.