Free event! Come learn about 7 innovative and exciting technology products and network with the Boston/Cambridge startup community! Each presenter gets 5 minutes for product demonstration and 5 minutes for Q&A. Please follow @BostonNewTech and use the #BNT31 hashtag in social media posts: details here.
Products & Presenters:
2. Wanderu / @GoWanderu - Simplest way to find and book inter-city bus and train travel between any two points in the country. (Polina Raygorodskaya / @PolinaTravels) www.Wanderu.com
3. Pensieve / @Pensieve_net - Publishing platform makes it easy for anybody to publish interactive, online courses. (Yush Gupta) Tech: Python, Mysql, Mongodb, Amazon S3 www.Pensieve.net
4. HACKFit / @HACKFitHQ - Where fit entrepreneurs unite to launch startups. (Justin Mendelson) www.hack-fit.com
5. Clinical Future / @Arvados - Open source platform for managing & analyzing genomic & other biomedical big data. (Adam Berrey / @ABerrey) Tech: Ubuntu, AWS, Ruby, Rails, C, Perl, Python www.arvados.org
6. WireOver / @WireOver - Send files of any size, as fast as your hardware, for free. A pro account lets you send with end-to-end encryption. (Trent Ashburn / @tashmahalic) Tech: Python www.WireOver.com
***ID is required for checking in at the security desk in the lobby***
6:00 - 7:00 - If you are eligible: Networking with free beer, wine, non-alcoholic beverages and snacks at Venture Cafe on the 4th Floor. Come as early as 3 pm. Please review the Venture Cafe Credo and comply with their attendance policies.
7:00 to 7:10 - Announcements in Havana room (5th Floor)
7:10 to 8:30 - Presentations, Q&A in Havana room (5th Floor)
8:30 to 9:00 - More Networking
9:00 - Gather at Firebrand Saints on the ground level of CIC for dinner, drinks and more networking (optional, pay your own way)
The CIC garage has reasonable rates and MIT offers FREE parking in any non-gated lot on campus after 5 PM. MIT's Hayward St Lot is the closest (park in the white spaces, not the yellow). Area streets also have metered parking.
The CIC is only 2 blocks from the Kendall Square MBTA station on the Red Line.
If you are interested in sponsoring, please contact the organizers.
Venture Cafe at Cambridge Innovation Center - Now open Thursdays 3-8pm on CIC's 4th floor. In the heart of Kendall Square, designed to get members of the innovation & entrepreneurship communities collaborating! Follow @VentureCafe and join them on facebook. www.venturecafe.net
*This event occurs at the Venture Cafe located at the Cambridge Innovation Center, One Broadway, 4th Floor. Visitors must comply with Venture Cafe attendance policies (see http://bit.ly/vc-credo for more details.)