• Investing in Startups: Backing the Companies You Believe In

    [PLEASE RSVP HERE: https://w2investwithimpact.eventbrite.com] Are you interested in investing in startups, and also making sure those investments are driven by returns and mission? Join Women 2.0 and Portfolia for an evening of conversation with Darshana Zaveri, Managing Partner of Catalyst Health Ventures and lead investor of Portfolia's Femtech Fund, to talk about how you can make the biggest impact with your investment dollars, and some of the new investment vehicles available. Topics include: - The investment landscape - Investment criteria (millionaire status or business degree not required!) - Investing meaningfully in startups - When to start investing We'll start out with mingling over drinks and light fare, followed by a Fireside Chat with Zaveri. We encourage attendees who are accredited investors and/or seriously interested in investing in the near future. It's perfectly fine if you haven't invested in the past! There are no special licenses or requirements to being an accredited investor except meeting one of the following asset criteria: - $200K individual salary for the last two years - $300K household salary for the last two years - $1M in net worth (not including the value of your primary residence) [PLEASE RSVP HERE: https://w2investwithimpact.eventbrite.com]

  • Women in Blockchain

    General Assembly

    Blockchain is no longer just for cryptocurrencies. People and companies around the world are putting blockchain at the center of the solution set for a large number of applications around the world, including running the governments of entire countries. Additionally, it's a space that some say is more friendly to woman than many other tech spaces. Come learn more about blockchain and how it will impact us in the coming years. PLEASE RSVP ON THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY PAGE: https://ga.co/2JYhTyb

  • Women in Data with General Assembly

    General Assembly

    Join us for a lively discussion with local experts in the DATA community. With the increase of data applications in almost every area of life, having a better understanding of how those use cases work and impact us can lead to better decisions as a data community. These thought leaders will discuss the realities of how data has impacted and will continue to effect our daily work and lives. FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO RSVP, please visit the General Assembly Website: https://ga.co/2IA76pZ

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  • The Scoop on Estate Planning for Professional Women

    FREE Seminar: The Scoop on Estate Planning for Professional Women June 14,[masked]:00pm 33 W. 60th Street, 2nd Floor Attorney Laura Cowan is hosting a FREE seminar on legal and estate planning for professional women! Ladies attending this informative, fast, and friendly presentation will discover: • Why form documents online don't work and what you want instead; • How to avoid the expenses and delays of a long, drawn-out court process called probate; • How to protect your children's inheritance from creditors, lawsuits, and failed marriages; • The State's plan for you and why you may want to opt out of it; • How to leave behind more than just your money. All attendees will receive a certificate for a complimentary Family Wealth Planning Session (normally $750) at the end of the seminar. For more info, contact [masked]. Hurry - space is limited!

  • The Scoop on Legal Planning for Busy Moms - FREE SEMINAR

    Cafe Victoria Event Venue

    FREE Seminar: The Scoop on Legal Planning for Busy Moms May 3,[masked]:30pm St Mary Magdalen Orthodox Church - 70 W 107 St, Apt 2A (Café Victoria) Attorney Laura Cowan is hosting a FREE seminar on legal planning for busy moms! Moms attending this informative, fast, and friendly presentation will discover how to: * Be sure your children never spend even one moment in the care of strangers (or anyone you wouldn’t want) if anything happens to you; * Avoid the expenses and delays of a long, drawn-out court process that would make life difficult for your loved ones if you were in an accident; * Protect your children’s inheritance from creditors, lawsuits and failed marriages; * Make sure your hard-earned money is immediately and privately available to your chosen guardians; and * Leave behind more than just your money. All attendees will receive a certificate for a complimentary Family Wealth Planning Session (normally $750) at the end of the seminar. And, we'll be raffling off a free copy of the best-selling book on legal planning for parents: "Wear Clean Underwear!: A Fast, Fun, Friendly and Essential Guide to Legal Planning for Busy Parents." For more info, contact [masked]. Hurry - space is limited!

  • Initial Steps: Tech Start Ups

    WeWork Soho South

    Hey! I'm a student at NYU attending this event - it's really great for anyone looking to start a tech business, and the experts they are bringing in are super successful - they both own very large tech companies. Asha Saxena is a professor at Columbia Business School as well as the CEO of Future Technologies. Steve Fleischner is the MD at Intermedia Group Inc. The event is a lecture followed by a break-out session to help attendees actually start moving forward with their potential tech startups. I think it's going to be crazy helpful and I'd love to find some people to come to the event with me! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/entrepreneurship-boot-camp-series-working-with-experts-tickets-33280813810?aff=efbevent

  • Speed Dating Event

    Hall of Fame Studios

    Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-art-of-dating-speed-dating-tickets-30988003954?aff=es2 RoxieDigital & The Social Nubian Presents The Art of Dating: Speed Dating If you're one of the many single professionals in the city of New York City who would like to meet some great people to date (and you'd really rather not date anyone in the office!), you'll probably want to come to our most popular theme of "Single Professionals". This just means you'd like to meet a variety of singles like yourself, and you'd rather not have to endure the randomness and uncertainty that comes with going to a bar. Whether it’s your first time trying speed dating, or perhaps you’ve tried other companies, you’ll be pleasantly surprised with our level of sophistication. Our sought after events bring together a chic cross-section of single discerning daters in luxurious lounge settings. Our approach is altogether sleek. We have eliminated the need for name tags, bells and whistles, enabling you to relax, be yourself and meet new people. Doors Open 6:30pm (with Lite Refreshments) Event Begins at 7:00pm SHARP! *PREPAY ONLY EVENT What to expect: • Complimentary Hot & Cold Appetizers (6:30pm-7pm) • Drink Specials (8-9pm) • Music at Just the Right Volume for Mingling • Socialize, Network & Connect With Up To 100 Members Bartender: EmpressMeka Raffle Prizes Fashionable attire is a must! Seating are limited. Please purchase your ticket prior to the event. FAQs Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event? ID NEEDED What are my transport/parking options getting to the event? SUBWAY: E, J, or Z, train to Jamaica Center/Parson Blvd or F train to Parson Blvd, LIRR and many others BUS: Q113, Q114, Q25, Q31, N4, and many others PARKING LOT: Jamaica Center Parking Lot Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? EMAIL: [masked] OR [masked] Is my registration/ticket transferrable? NO Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? YES What is the refund policy? TICKETS ARE NON REFUNDABLE #NYC # NYCSingles #Speeddating Share this event on Facebook and Twitter We hope you can make it! Cheers, The Social Nubian & Roxie Digital

  • Take over the world!

    General Assembly

    ProtoHack is a community for people who don't code. This allows us to help under-resourced and under-represented groups excel and make an impact on the world! ProtoEvilGeniusHack is the world's first ever (code-free) Evil Genius Hackathon for entrepreneurs, design thinkers, and creative problem solvers! Come up with a zany plot to take over NYC (or the entire galaxy), validate it, visually prototype it, and pitch to a panel of badass judges including Cindy Gallop, who will also be saying a few words! The theme may be insane, but the tools and processes you'll learn are insanely valuable. Use the code 'amos' for 30% off! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/protoevilgeniushack-the-only-code-free-evil-genius-hackathon-tickets-31082868697

  • The Future of Fundraising and Investing: Equity Crowdfunding

    Women 2.0, Republic and Product Hunt are bringing you an event on the future of investing and fundraising. Now anyone can invest in startups. Learn how you can can fund the change you want to see in the world, or have more access to funding for your startup. Several female-founded companies have successfully raised funding through this channel. For founders, you can raise up to $1MM for your startup from community, users, friends and family. Curious future investors and intrigued founders are encouraged to attend. Panelists: Desiree Vargas (Founder, Pearachute) Abigail Edgecliffe-Johnson (Co-Founder, Raceya) Georgia Quinn (CEO, iDisclose) Moderator: Kendrick Nguyen (Co-Founder, Republic) Please RSVP here: http://bit.ly/2myJUO4

  • Free Online Webinar: Microsoft's David Mendlen on Digital Transformation

    Free Online Webinar: Microsoft's David Mendlen on Digital Transformation Details: Tomorrow, Tuesday January 24th at 14:00 ET Join Microsoft GM Dave Mendlen’s Webinar on Digital Transformation. David is also the Executive Producer of the DECODED Show and was earlier the speechwriter for Microsoft founder Bill Gates and former CEO Steve Ballmer. During his 25-year career, David built and managed billion-dollar software businesses, nurtured software development providers, and driven significant growth. Webinar discussion will include: What we need to do to be disrupters Digital transformations occurring in the media How human language is the new UI Why intelligence will be infused in all interactions How bots are the new apps Sign up for free at: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/webinar-on-digital http://sociable.co/web/microsoft-webinar-digital-transformation/