Illinois Entrepreneurship Master Calendar

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Monday, August 2, 2021

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

    Join us this Move It Monday from 12:00 - 1:00 PM for a walk through Research Park! Enjoy the beautiful summer weather, and great conversation with your Research Park peers at this event.

Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Friday, August 6, 2021

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Virtual

    Join the Data Science User Group from 12-1PM on Friday, August 6. 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.

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Thursday, August 19, 2021

    • 2:00 - 4:00 pm
    • Virtual

    Join the Ansible Illinois Meetup group on Thursday, August 19 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.

Friday, August 20, 2021

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Virtual

    Join the Blockchain Meetup Group from 12-1PM on Friday, August 20. 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.

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Thursday, August 26, 2021

Friday, August 27, 2021

    • 4:00 - 4:30 pm
    • EnterpriseWorks (60 Hazelwood Dr)

    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.

    • 5:00 - 6:30 pm
    • Atkins Building Patio (1800 S Oak St)

    Fire @ Five Happy Hour returns for the month of August! Join us on Friday, August 27, 2021 from 5-6:30pm for a Hot Rods themed happy hour on the Atkins Patio. This Fire @ Five coincides with the Hot Rod Power Tour at the nearby State Farm Center lot.

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm

    Join us on Tuesday, August 31 for The Talent Wars from 12:00 - 1:00 PM. Sophie Roney will address the winners and losers from the talent and corporate sides of the talent marketplace...which industries are back, back higher than pre-covid, and which are gone for good? Which workplace themes are gone? Which have skyrocketed? How has interviewing forever changed? What roles

    • 5:00 - 6:30 pm

    Join this kickoff event for Grainger Engineering Startup City Scholars! Pitch for cash prizes or just attend, and work on finding teammates for the Spring 2022 semester. Learn more about how you can spend a semester in Chicago, work with a team on a startup idea and participate in the prestigious College New Venture Challenge at the University of Chicago.

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Thursday, September 2, 2021

    • 5:00 - 6:30 pm
    • Atkin's Building Patio & Lawn

    Join us on Thursday, September 2 for the Research Park Block Party! Research Park is the premier technology hub on campus made up of 120+ companies ranging from startups to Fortune 500s. Take advantage of the resources and opportunities Research Park offers students this September 4th at our annual Block Party. 

Friday, September 3, 2021

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Virtual

    Join the Data Science User Group from 12-1PM on Friday, September 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 Dr)

    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.