⚪ FinTech Meetup - VC Lookback & Forecast:
Join them for an investment perspective deep dive into the trends that shaped the FinTech industry in 2018, & what we might expect in 2019 & beyond. Wednesday, January 09, at 06:30 PM. Latham & Watkins, 885 3rd Ave. Register here.
⚪ Gotham Entrepreneurs - The Guide To Angel Investing:
Please join them for an evening all about angel investing. Whether you are a prospective investor or entrepreneur a panel of leaders in the field will discuss what you need to know (and to ask) before making or seeking early stage investment. If one of your resolutions for the New Year is to become involved in early stage investing this is an event that you won’t want to miss. Wednesday, January 09, at 06:30PM. Spaces, 71 Vanderbilt Ave. Tickets here.
⚪ Breakfast with an Investor: Lucas Nelson, Managing Director, Lytical Ventures (and hacker turned VC):
On January 10, they’ll be hosting hacker turned VC Lucas Nelson, Managing Director, Lytical Ventures
, a Corporate Intelligence focused early stage venture fund. He focuses on cybersecurity, blockchain, and enterprise application technologies and brings over a decade of investment, operational and entrepreneurial experience to his role. Lucas is a proud geek: a hacker turned VC. He is also a world ranked pinball player, a Kaufman fellow - and still manages to code once in a while. Thu, January 10, 8:30AM. KettleSpace @BaarBaar 100 13 East 1st St. Register here.
⚪ XRC Labs Cohort 7 Launch:
Join them on Tuesday, Jan 15th as they unveil the latest startups selected to be a part of XRC Labs’ Cohort 7 class. Meet the superstar founders set to be the next great disruptors in retail and consumer innovation. Tue, January 15, 6:00PM. Theresa Lang Center. 55 West 13th Street. 2nd Floor. Register here.
⚪ NYC Bootstrappers Breakfast Mastermind:
Back in NYC! They’re excited to have new mentors ready to facilitate their conversations once again. Come join entrepreneurs who eat problems for breakfast. At a Bootstrappers Breakfast® they have serious conversations about growing a business. This group offers a combination of brainstorming, education, peer accountability and support in a group setting to sharpen your business and personal skills. Friday, January 18, 8:30AM KettleSpace @ Baar Baar 13 E 1st St #100. Register here.
⚪ Authors @Company: Cal Newport:
Georgetown computer scientist Cal Newport’s Deep Work
sparked a movement around the idea that unbroken concentration produces far more value than the electronic busyness that defines the modern work day. In Digital Minimalism
, Newport proposes a bold solution: a minimalist approach to technology use in which you radically reduce the time you spend online, focusing on a small set of carefully-selected activities while happily ignoring the rest. Company HQ 335 Madison Avenue, 3rd Fl, February 4, 6:00pm. Tickets here.
⚪AMA @Company: Joanne Wilson:
Joanne Wilson has been working in technology since the dot-com boom in the 90s. She’s an angel investor with a portfolio of over 90 companies, and for the last 13 years, has maintained her popular blog, Gotham Gal
. She’s been involved in projects in the startup, real estate, education, nonprofit and restaurant world and has been deemed the “woman around town” in NYC… for good reason! Come ask her anything. Company HQ, 335 Madison Avenue, 3rd Fl, February 7, 6:00pm. Tickets here.
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