Pitch Strong with Startup Studio!

Online

Elevate Ventures and Velocities invite you to join us for a Pitch Strong webinar. This event will help entrepreneurs give effective and compelling pitches to investors. The Pitch Strong webinar is designed to provide a framework of what needs to be included in a pitch to investors in order to stand out and captivate their […]

Free

Makerspace Volunteer Call Out Meeting

Online

Be a part of the Maker Movement in Columbus The Chamber is excited to be partnering in this new community Makerspace program. If you are interested in volunteering to help with the development of Propeller, please join the volunteer call out meeting via zoom. Zoom Link. 

Remote Workers Meetup at the Mill

The Mill 642 N Madison, Bloomington, IN

A free, casual monthly get-together at The Mill for remote workers to take a break, connect to community, and eat lunch on us. Join us! Working remotely? Connect to community! Take a break from eating at your keyboard and join other remote workers at The Mill for free lunch & casual networking and chat. Open […]

Pitch Velocities May

Pitch Velocities is an informal pitch competition startups participate in to practice, receive feedback and have fun Pitch Velocities is every third Thursday of the month. ~Pitch Velocities is not used to solicit an investment from the judges, participants or audience. It is simply for startups who want to practice in front of others and […]

Intro to the SBIR/STTR Program

Online

This webinar will introduce innovative entrepreneurs and researchers to Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer program (SBIR/STTR). Learn about the requirements for program participation, methods for assessing qualifying technologies and research projects, and how to get started. RSVP by May 26, 2021 at 8:00am (CDT).

NEXTUP Advancing Indiana’s Rising Startups

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July cohort (July 12th-16th) is now open for Black and Brown founders through June 1st!  According to the Kauffman Foundation, all new job roles are created by startup companies less than 5 years old. That’s why a healthy startup community is vital to the future of our State. NEXT Studios is all about advancing startup companies. That’s why […]

Startup Law 101: Intellectual property

Online

This presentation will discuss intellectual property matters that early startups should be considering, but are also applicable to established companies as well. The presentation will include a brief overview of the various types of IP protection that may be available, IP issues companies should consider early in the startup phase, along with how best to […]

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Founder’s Friday: Solo Vendor

Columbus Chamber 500 Franklin St, Columbus, Indiana

Founder's Fridays are casual, caffeinated conversation, helping to build a stronger entrepreneurial ecosystem in the Columbus area. Join us  for the June Founder's Friday, to hear from Solomon Knight, and Shaquille Ash, Founders of Solo Vendor- the new standard in seamless mobile ordering & Point of Sales (POS) payments. Solo Vendor is a fast and efficient mobile ordering platform, […]

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Propeller Makerspace Volunteer Call Out Meeting

Online

Join us for our 2nd Propeller volunteer call out meeting! In this meeting we'll be discussing updates on where we're at in the development process and what still needs to be done. New to Propeller and Makerspaces in general but want to help somehow? No worries! We're happy to take all the help we can […]

Free

Remote Meetups at the Mill

The Mill 642 N Madison, Bloomington, IN

A free, casual monthly get-together at The Mill for remote workers to take a break, connect to community, and eat lunch on us. Join us! Working remotely? Connect to community! Take a break from eating at your keyboard and join other remote workers at The Mill for free lunch & casual networking and chat. Open […]

Free

Think Local – Small Business Training: Marketing Content Calendar

Online

Are you part of the 63% of businesses who don't have a documented marketing strategy? Not anymore! In this class we will discuss the benefits of creating a content calendar and how to effectively execute your planning. By creating (and implementing) a content calendar, you can optimize your digital business growth while saving yourself a […]

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Innovate WithIN Pitch Competition 2021 State Finals

JW Marriott 10 South West Street, Indianapolis, IN

Innovate WithIN Pitch Competition is the most elite high school pitch competition in the country, giving Hoosier students the opportunity to create their own business plans and showcase entrepreneurial ideas throughout the state. The vision of Innovate WithIN is to build a generation of youth with an “opportunities are everywhere” mindset fueling innovation and hope […]

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