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Charlottesville Entrepreneurs and Espresso (CE2)

A casual, caffeine fueled gathering of learning for entrepreneurs at all stages of venture creation.

C-E2 will take place at 8:00 a.m. on the third Tuesday of each month at the i.Lab at UVA. This is a free event open to the entire entrepreneurship community.

RSVP: Please RSVP online in advance

PARKING: is free in the D5 lot from 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. The D5 lot is located behind the i.Lab at UVA. (do not park in spots marked reserved for i:Lab)

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Women in Tech in Charlottesville: SWITCH ON! Summit

Ting Internet and Charlottesville Women in Tech Present

The first annual SWITCH ON! Summit
~ Ignite your Tech Network ~

A conference Supporting Women in Tech in Charlottesville

Friday, November 9th, 2018
9am to 4pm (with happy hour to follow!)
City Space Downtown

This two-part conference is focused on igniting your professional tech network. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn, collaborate, and network with local women and tech community leaders. The morning session is open to all community members for presentations and discussions on the status, needs, and accomplishments of women in the Charlottesville technology community. The afternoon session is set up for a women-only workshop focused on hands-on activities for augmenting your professional network and career opportunities.

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Empathy Workshop: It's Not You, It's Me.

Rescheduled to December 6!

"Empathy in my toolbox? There’s gotta be another skill I can learn."

"Plus, I think you guys might be a little crazy!" 

Sure, you can learn those other amazing skills. You know...the ones that make it to your bottom drawer, totally forgotten about and not practiced, to only pull them out when you suddenly remember (they were forgotten about and not practiced). And, you’re probably right; we’re pretty out there “crazy”!  We’re out there with the people that are ready to be connected to on a real authentic and inspiring level. 

On Dec. 6th, we’re hosting a design thinking Empathy Workshop; It’s Not You, It’s Me. We'll cannon-ball’ right into the importance of empathy and its benefits. 

Kinda like:  

  • Removing the unknown bias that’s often our default.  
  • Identifying a deeper and more tangible awareness.
  • Creating the type of thinking that fuels an innovative bridge of communication.

So if you’re looking to better understand:  

  • Your team or employees;  
  • Target market;  
  • Audience;  
  • or folks you're simply having difficulty connecting and communicating with.      

Come be “out there” with us and “Spill on Purpose!” Seats are limited. We plan to have a wait list, but we’d rather see you in the front row!

Workshop Cost: $25.00

Be ready to be empowered with the Design Thinking technique of Empathy Mapping. This allows for a deeper understanding of your audience and opens the floodgates for new ideas, insights, and strategies for connecting.

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USGBC Virginia - Women in Green Leadership Luncheon

 

The Women in Green Leadership Luncheon provides a platform for women in the green building and sustainability fields to share their stories and learn from each other's experiences. This panel is hosted by USGBC Virginia in partnership with the University of Virginia Bicentennial Sustainability Leadership Summit.

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Clone of CBIC TechOnTap

This recurring event is designed specifically for the entrepreneurial, high-tech community. The recurring monthly events provide a monthly opportunity for tech enthusiasts to socialize, collaborate, share ideas and form professional relationships.

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edUi 2018 Conference

edUi is a conference for web professionals working at institutions of learning—colleges, universities, libraries, and museums. Presented by Virginia Humanities.

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Chamber Business Women's Round Table

Offers professional women in our region opportunities for networking and professional development in a welcoming and collegial environment. Under the auspices of the Chamber of Commerce, the BWRT hosts monthly brown-bag lunch meetings, open to all Chamber members, on the third Thursday of every month.

 

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CBIC TechOnTap

This recurring event is designed specifically for the entrepreneurial, high-tech community. The recurring monthly events provide a monthly opportunity for tech enthusiasts to socialize, collaborate, share ideas and form professional relationships.

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TomTom Tech Mixer

Join us for a pop-up innovation district at Tom Tom’s Fall Block Party where companies and individuals network, showcase their ideas, and recruit top talent. Attendance is free.

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Chamber Business Diversity Council

The purpose of the Chamber Business Diversity Council is to grow and support minority businesses by facilitating the startup of new businesses and the successful running of existing businesses.

Monthly meetings, which are open to everyone, include networking, guest speakers, activities and more.

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