Microsoft New England Picks: Not-To-Miss Events, August 2017

| MSNE Staff

The dog days of summer are finally settling in, and we’re ready to see what August has to offer. Join us at these top events this long, hot month:

August 2

The Diversity Playbook with Resilient Coders

GA + Resilient Coders are teaming up again in August to leverage design thinking to understand the challenges employers are facing as they work to increase diversity in their organizations. At this event we are getting our hands dirty, defining the problems, setting meaningful goals, and making a commitment to change.

August 3

Lunchspotting at Essential Design

Lunchspotting is an event designed to get Boston-area professionals in technology, engineering, marketing, and venture capital together to connect, share stories and, of course, eat lunch! Join us on Thursday, August 3rd, from 12:00-1:30pm, at Essential Design for our next Lunchspotting!

Talk Data to Me

Launching A Career in Data

In August we are inviting Boston experts working in data science and data analytics to share how they got started in the industry and give advice on how to break in.

August 4

How Women Lead | BostonSpeaksSeries

BostonSpeaks invites you to join our monthly panel breakfast series for the entrepreneurial community! Learn, network and get inspired every month as we invite some of the most exciting entrepreneurs and top thought leaders in Boston to discuss tricks-of-the-trade in their fields and the success principles they gained along the way! First Friday, Every Month!

August 8

PULSECHECK: Application Launch 2.0

Our first program just ended, but our next one is right around the corner! Join us back in our home at Hatch Fenway for the PULSE Application Launch on August 8th!

ReDev Boston: MassTLC’s Annual Software Development Conference

ReDev is the Boston’s premiere conference for Developers and Technical Executives who are striving to push limits and bring their organizations to the next level.

August 9


We know Boston is one of the best cities in the world to live, work and play. This summer, we bring the Hub’s coolest young professionals together to enjoy the city we call home at a huge party: BostonFest.

From food truck favorites to local music, the best employers and beloved brands, BostonFest is our can’t-miss celebration of everything we love most about the city.

Mass Innovation Nights 101

Our next event, Mass Innovation Nights 101, will be hosted by MIT Sloan Executive Education and will feature new startups influencing innovation and tackling process improvement. Join us at MIT Sloan on the 7th floor of Building E52 in the Samberg Conference Center for one of the best views in the Boston area and a night of networking and new product showcases. Share the event on social media using #MIN101 and tweet us at @MITSloanExecEd and @MassInno.

August 10

Boston’s FIRST Food Innovation Startup Tour

Perhaps you’re making a move to Boston to launch your new food venture? Or maybe you’ve been working here a while but you’ve never engaged in the food community? Or you simply see the flaws in our food system and want to know what solutions are at the forefront of sustainable change?

Join Branchfood for an immersive walking tour of Boston’s food startup ecosystem. Meet leaders in the food innovation community, discover emerging companies disrupting the food system, and talk directly with fellow entrepreneurs.

August 31

Minute to Pitch It 2017

On August 31st, MassChallenge’s 128 Finalists will only have one minute to pitch their startup idea to an energized crowd of hundreds of innovation enthusiasts. You don’t want to miss this opportunity to see first-hand the lengths these entrepreneurs will go through to deliver massive value in one minute!

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