Illinois Entrepreneurship Master Calendar


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!