Illinois Entrepreneurship Master Calendar


Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Friday, January 1, 2021

Friday, January 8, 2021

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Thursday, January 14, 2021

Monday, January 18, 2021

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm

    2020 was a whirlwind and many of the marketing efforts in your strategy likely went out the window. Join us as we review 10 tips that you can act on NOW to help you market your business in 2021.

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Thursday, January 21, 2021

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm

    Join Alex Gorsuch and the FAST (Federal and State Technology) Center of Illinois for a biweekly SBIR 101 event, the second and fourth Wednesday each month.

    • 1:00 - 2:00 pm

    The FAST Center of Illinois, in collaboration with AFWERX (Air Force) and SOFWERX (Special Operations Command) is running a SBIR/STTR sprint, in order to enhance the number, quality, and diversity of applicants throughout the state of Illinois.

    • 3:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Virtual

    Sign up for office hours to learn more about SBIR/STTR resources .

    • 5:00 - 6:30 pm
    • Zoom

    Join us on Wednesday, January 27 from 5-6:30 to hear a panel discussion from Research Park professionals and learn how to land and make the most of an internship at Research Park. This is a great way to prepare for the Research Park Career Fair on March 2, 2021.

Thursday, January 28, 2021

    • 6:00 - 7:00 pm
    • Virtual

    Join the Champaign-Urbana Startup Grind group for their meeting on Thursday, January 28 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, January 29, 2021

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Virtual

    Join the AnsibleCU Meetup group on Friday, January 29 from 12-1PM. 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.

    • 12:00 - 2:00 pm

    Can I start a business in the U.S.? I'm an entrepreneur and require immigration sponsorship--what are my options? What about visa classifications? Get answers to these and other questions at the International Students, Visas, & Starting a Company Workshop!