Shyam Kamath at SICC 2018

CSUMB’s iiED to Host Startup Investment & Community Capital Expo

SEASIDE, Calif., August 27, 2019

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SEASIDE, Calif., August 27, 2019 – California State University, Monterey Bay’s (CSUMB) Institute for Innovation and Economic Development (iiED) is set to host the 2019 Startup Investment & Community Expo on September, 27, 2019 at the Embassy Suites in Seaside.

The goal of this community expo is to provide businesses, investors, chamber of commerce members and the larger Monterey Bay community a forum for connecting local and regional startup and emerging business projects to investors and other sources of funding.

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Leveraging The Camcorders in Our Pocket to Drive Influence

This month Michael Buffo, video producer, will present “Leveraging The Camcorders in Our Pocket to Drive Influence.” Using Instagram stories as the focus, how can we use our phones (the “camcorders in our pockets”) to record engaging content and build our influence. Come for a creative evening of combining art and technology to build our brands.

In these Meetups, we explore together how to harness the power of 21st Century Marketing tools and strategies! The Meetups feature informative presentations and discussions and the Tip of the Month. Join us for an engaging evening! We ask a $5 fee to cover the cost of wine and snacks to make the evening more enjoyable.

Startup Monterey Bay Tech Meetup

Startup Monterey Bay Tech Meetup is the place to go to meet aspiring entrepreneurs, get news about what’s happening with local startups, get help and get inspired! SMBTM features pitches from startups, news about startups in Monterey Bay, music, fun, and games. Join us as we build the Monterey startup community! 

For more information go to: https://www.meetup.com/StartupMontereyBay/events/251827515/

El Pajaro CDC Commercial Kitchen Incubator Program Orientation

Interested in joning a


Commercial Kitchen


Incubator?


 Our non-profit commercial kitchen provides entrepreneurs with the opportunity to start and grow a food business with the support of professional consultants and trained staff. Attend an orientation and learn how you can benefit from our services.


 REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED


Sessions with less then ten registrants will be cancelled.


La orientación se presenta en inglés. Si necesita ayuda en español


contáctenos y haremos los arreglos necesarios.


 


 Notes: Our services are available to residents of Santa Cruz, Monterey and San Benito Counties.


Our kitchen is a manufacturing facility and not open to the public. 


Please wear closed-toed shoes. Traffic can be heavy during the growing season, please plan accordingly. 

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NPR covers the DART symposium

Listen to the coverage of this event now.

SC Works New Tech MeetUp

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David Vik / ZAPPOS, FujiFilm Open Innovation Hub, Crowd Machine, Wribbn, Musician’s BASS, Big Deep Digital, Digital Wellness

Welcome to SUMMER, or what local Santa Cruzians call: FOGust. Our presenters in July are so HOT they will burn off the fog and much more! FULL DETAILS AT: bit.ly/SCWJUL2019cruzcal

Startup Monterey Bay Tech Meetup

Startup Monterey Bay Tech Meetup is the place to go to meet aspiring entrepreneurs, get news about what’s happening with local startups, get help and get inspired! SMBTM features pitches from startups, news about startups in Monterey Bay, music, fun, and games. Join us as we build the Monterey startup community! 

For more information go to: https://www.meetup.com/StartupMontereyBay/events/251827515/

21st Century Marketing: Building Your Digital Marketing Playbook

Skywriter, Inc. will present on Building a Digital Marketing Playbook. Skywriter is an omnichannel digital content management and media platform. Skywriter is designed to Grow, Get your Message Out, and Be Known. John Derrick, CEO of Skywriter, will describe this exciting new platform and the new possibilities it offers for reaching and cultivating your customers.

In these Meetups, we explore together how to harness the power of 21st Century Marketing tools and strategies! The Meetups feature informative presentations and discussions and the Tip of the Month. Join us for an engaging evening! We ask a $5 fee to cover the cost of wine and snacks to make the evening more enjoyable.

DRONE, AUTOMATION & ROBOTICS TECHNOLOGY (DART) SYMPOSIUM

Join us on Friday June 21 for a day of compelling talks, networking and mobilizing around the exciting opportunity to strengthen the Monterey Bay regional economy by focusing on emerging good-fit, clean-tech enterprises in the drone, automation & robotics technology space. Symposium presentations from leading entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, educators, and practitioners will focus on:

  • Clarifying and understanding the DART Strategy & Opportunity
  • Highlighting cutting-edge DART related research & education underway across the Monterey Bay region
  • New DART related products & services currently available & in-development to solve real-world problems
  • Building momentum to realize DART related jobs growth and new venture formation

Production Month -SCC Ag-Tech

Production month! Another fabulous line up of speakers this month.

A new location so please pay attention to the details. We will be meeting at the Cabrillo Horticulture facilities at the APTOS campus at 1 Sanders Ave.

People should be prepared to buy a parking pass. Searching “Cabrillo Horticulture” in google maps takes you directly to our visitor parking spots. Room HORT 5005.

Agenda:
5:30 pm: Networking and Dinner
6:00 pm: Welcome and presentations begin

Speakers:
Scott Kitayama – Business Development Manager – Autogrow
Jessica Vaughan – LED Grower Consultant – Lumigrow
Glenn Alers – President & CEO – Soliculture

Hosts: Digital NEST, Sustainable Productivity Solutions, Cabrillo College, and the Farm Bureau Santa Cruz County

Food Sponsors that never disappoint: Michael Mount & Patrick Reilly