NCSA staff who would like to submit an item for the calendar can email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Startup companies and their employees who work within the EnterpriseWorks building
are invited to join us for networking and breakfast from 9-10am on the first Friday
of every month.
We are excited to bring back the Research Park Softball League in 2023! Registration
is required by May 26!
Join us on Tuesday, June 6 from 12-1pm for "Building Your Personal Brand on LinkedIn"
with Jarai Carter in the EnterpriseWorks Atrium.
Join us for this exclusive event to hear pitches from the future leaders of agriculture
during the Illinois AgTech Accelerator 2023 Showcase! Sign up here.
Join us for the Women in Tech Luncheon with Dr. Nadya Mason on Wednesday June 7 from
12-1 PM at EnterpriseWorks. Professor Mason is an experimental physicist who works
at the intersection of complex materials, superconductivity, and nanotechnology. She
is particularly recognized for her work elucidating the electronic properties of low-dimensional
Join us at the Ameren Innovation Center from 10:30 am-12 pm for Kaustuv Mukherjee's
"Storytelling Through Data" (Sponsored by Ameren).
Join us for Startup Café featuring Brandon Yates, CEO of DeepWalk, as he presents,
“Founding a Tech Startup: 50 Mistakes and 3 Wins.” Brandon is a University of Illinois
alumni and cofounder of DeepWalk. He will discuss what went right and what went wrong
in the 4 years preceding their $1.4M seed round.
Starting in May 2023, the Verizon 5G Innovation Hub is now hosting open hours.
Join the AI User Group on Friday, June 9 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM. Welcome to "Working
with AI" - a meetup group for anyone in the Champaign-Urbana area interested in exploring
the exciting field of Artificial Intelligence and its real-world applications.
Join us on Monday, June 12 from 9am-1pm for an introductory course to the Agile framework
presented by Jessica R Norris and Brad Sullivan, AGILE Team at Ameren. The class covers
the values and principles described in the agile manifesto, how to enhance communication
with user stories and cross-functional teams, and much more.
We are excited to bring back the Research Park Softball League in 2023!
Join us on Tuesday, June 13 from 12-1pm for "The Dos and Don'ts of Business Etiquette"
with Patricia Simpson in the EnterpriseWorks Atrium.
Join us on Wednesday, June 14 for the "World Blood Donor Day" Drive from 1-4 pm in
the EnterpriseWorks Lot. For patients in need, donated blood can change everything.
Blood products are used to help people – our friends, family, neighbors, and coworkers
– as they treat cancer, chronic diseases, and traumatic injuries.
Did you participate in the Cozad New Venture Challenge, and you're not sure what your
next steps are? Do you have questions about navigating the entrepreneurial ecosystem
on campus? Join us for a Zoom session! We're here to help.
Meet interns from across the Research Park on Thursday, June 15 from 5-6:30PM at the
Ameren Atrium & Dock! Learn who else is in your field and what cool projects they're
working on. Appetizers and soft drinks will be provided.
This is a group for those interested in distributed ledger technology, including blockchains,
cryptocurrency, cryptography, smart contracts, DApps, and more.
In observance of Juneteenth, EnterpriseWorks will be closed for the day.
Join us on Tuesday, June 20 from 12-1pm for "Financial Fitness" with Susan Toalson
McGinty in the EnterpriseWorks Atrium.
Join us on Thursday, June 22, 2023 from 5-6:30pm on the Atkins Patio. Register at
Join us on Tuesday, June 27 from 12-1pm for "Stress Management" with The Counseling
Center in the EnterpriseWorks Atrium.
Which company will win the coveted golden paddle? Could it be yours? Sign up for one
of the year's most anticipated events in Research Park: The 12th Annual Table Tennis
Join us for headshots and team photos on June 28 between 9:00-12:00 at EnterpriseWorks.
Signup is recommended.
Women@NCSA invites you to “Uniting Pride LGBTQ+ Cultural Competency Training” on Wednesday,
June 28 from 2–3 p.m. on Zoom led by Nicole Frydman, director of operations at Uniting
Pride – a non-profit organization that advocates for the equality, wellness, and visibility
of the LGBTQ+ communities in Champaign County.
Join us for headshots and team photos on June 29 between 9:00-12:00 PM at EnterpriseWorks.
Signup is recommended.