Events

Entrepreneurial Event Series

By July 28, 2017 No Comments
Leading up to Hatch This, Hatch is hosting 5 events to prepare attendees, offer educational opportunities, and increase chances for networking. Check out the list below, and follow us on Facebook for event updates!

Pitch Party

  • When: 8/2/17, 6pm – 7:30 pm
  • Where: Anthroware’s Office at The Hatch (45 S French Broad Ave Suite 145)
  • Description: Open-Mic Night for Entrepreneurs
  • One of the most important skills an entrepreneur needs to develop is their pitch. While there are several kinds of pitches, this event is an open event for anyone to give a 1-minute pitch. Just you, no slides – just like you can give at Hatch This in September.  Let’s see you communicate your big idea! As an added benefit, pitchers will receive feedback from their peers.
  • As a bonus, best pitch as voted on by the audience will win a free ticket to Hatch This!
  • This event is free and open to the public. Attendees are encouraged to pitch, as opportunities to validate your ideas to an unbiased audience are rare!

Pitch Party 

  • When: 9/7/17, 6pm – 7:30 pm
  • Where: Hatchworks (45 S French Broad)
  • Description: Open-Mic Night for Entrepreneurs
  • One of the most important skills an entrepreneur needs to develop is their pitch. While there are several kinds of pitches, this event is an open event for anyone to give a 1-minute pitch. Just you, no slides – just like you can give at Hatch This in September.  Let’s see you communicate your big idea! As an added benefit, pitchers will receive feedback from their peers.
  • This event is free and open to the public. Attendees are encouraged to pitch, as opportunities to validate your ideas to an unbiased audience are rare!

Ideation and Validating an Idea Workshop

  • When: 9/13/17, 12pm – 1pm
  • Where: HatchWorks (45 S. French Broad)
  • Description:  Have the itch to start your own business but don’t know how to start? Have a business idea but don’t know how to test an idea? Join us as startup and technology veteran Dominic Taverniti leads us through an ideation and validation workshop. Attendees will leave the event with tools to generate business ideas and the know-how to take the next steps towards venture creation.
  • This event is free and open to the public.

Growing and Maintaining a Company Culture (W/Jay Richardson of New Belgium Brewing)

  • When: 10/4/17, 12pm – 1pm
  • Where: HatchWorks (45 S. French Broad)
  • Description: Learn from Jay Richardson, GM of New Belgium Brewing, to learn how they identify valuable team members and build a remarkable culture.
  • This event is free and open to the public.

Rapid Prototyping Workshop

  • When: 10/18/17, 12pm – 1pm
  • Where: HatchWorks (45 S. French Broad)
  • Description: Whether you’re validating an idea, seeking funding, developing a new product, or even winning customers, you will need to go through a rapid prototyping phase. Join us to discover the importance of using rapid prototyping to create an ideal feature set for your hardware or software product. This workshop, led by veteran technologist and entrepreneur Chris Buehler and Anthroware Product Owner Jeffrey Kaplan, will expose you to tools and resources (some free, some local) that you can use to develop your own products.
  • This event is free and open to the public.

Pitch Party 

  • When: 10/25/17, 6pm – 7:30 pm
  • Where: Hatchworks (45 S French Broad)
  • Description: Open-Mic Night for Entrepreneurs
  • One of the most important skills an entrepreneur needs to develop is their pitch. While there are several kinds of pitches, this event is an open event for anyone to give a 1-minute pitch. Just you, no slides – just like you can give at Hatch This in September.  Let’s see you communicate your big idea! As an added benefit, pitchers will receive feedback from their peers.
  • This event is free and open to the public. Attendees are encouraged to pitch, as opportunities to validate your ideas to an unbiased audience are rare!

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