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Do you love startups? Do you love tech? Want to help Newark become even more great?

Then you should join BCT , The first and original Newark tech meetup group. Whether you are an aspiring entrepreneur, seasoned entrepreneur, or just a tech and startup enthusiast, this group is for you.

By joining our community you gain access to exclusive networking events, workshops, and information on the latest in the Newark tech and startup community.

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Upcoming events (4)

Open Coffee Club with VentureLink @ NJIT

NJIT Wellness and Events Center

Coffee and Bagels on Us Come meet our startups. Hear about the innovative stuff going on at NJIT. Open Coffee Club is a relaxed atmosphere for networking, discussing ideas, and making connections. It is free and open for everyone. Open Coffee Club is an open-concept idea started by Saul Klein, one of the cofounders of Skype and a London based Venture Capitalist. Made to be replicated around the world, Open Coffee Club is designed to facilitate low-pressure interactions between startups and the broader innovation ecosystem. We are proud to host the first Open Coffee Club in the Newark Area. What is VentureLink? VentureLink is a community hub for technology companies at NJIT. When a startup is pre-revenue, pre-legal formation, and pre-product market fit they need a place to get started. Established tech companies need a place to grow. VentureLink is where entrepreneurial skills are learned experientially. We operate within the NJIT campus, providing in-residence companies with weekly programming, workspace, and expert mentorship.

Open Coffee Club with VentureLink @ NJIT

NJIT Wellness and Events Center

Coffee and Bagels on Us Come meet our startups. Hear about the innovative stuff going on at NJIT. Open Coffee Club is a relaxed atmosphere for networking, discussing ideas, and making connections. It is free and open for everyone. Open Coffee Club is an open-concept idea started by Saul Klein, one of the cofounders of Skype and a London based Venture Capitalist. Made to be replicated around the world, Open Coffee Club is designed to facilitate low-pressure interactions between startups and the broader innovation ecosystem. We are proud to host the first Open Coffee Club in the Newark Area. What is VentureLink? VentureLink is a community hub for technology companies at NJIT. When a startup is pre-revenue, pre-legal formation, and pre-product market fit they need a place to get started. Established tech companies need a place to grow. VentureLink is where entrepreneurial skills are learned experientially. We operate within the NJIT campus, providing in-residence companies with weekly programming, workspace, and expert mentorship.

Open Coffee Club with VentureLink @ NJIT

211 Warren St

NOTE NEW LOCATION: 211 WARREN ST Coffee and Bagels on Us Come meet our startups. Hear about the innovative stuff going on at NJIT. Open Coffee Club is a relaxed atmosphere for networking, discussing ideas, and making connections. It is free and open for everyone. Open Coffee Club is an open-concept idea started by Saul Klein, one of the cofounders of Skype and a London based Venture Capitalist. Made to be replicated around the world, Open Coffee Club is designed to facilitate low-pressure interactions between startups and the broader innovation ecosystem. We are proud to host the first Open Coffee Club in the Newark Area. What is VentureLink? VentureLink is a community hub for technology companies at NJIT. When a startup is pre-revenue, pre-legal formation, and pre-product market fit they need a place to get started. Established tech companies need a place to grow. VentureLink is where entrepreneurial skills are learned experientially. We operate within the NJIT campus, providing in-residence companies with weekly programming, workspace, and expert mentorship.

Open Coffee Club with VentureLink @ NJIT

211 Warren St

Coffee and Bagels on Us Come meet our startups. Hear about the innovative stuff going on at NJIT. Open Coffee Club is a relaxed atmosphere for networking, discussing ideas, and making connections. It is free and open for everyone. Open Coffee Club is an open-concept idea started by Saul Klein, one of the cofounders of Skype and a London based Venture Capitalist. Made to be replicated around the world, Open Coffee Club is designed to facilitate low-pressure interactions between startups and the broader innovation ecosystem. We are proud to host the first Open Coffee Club in the Newark Area. What is VentureLink? VentureLink is a community hub for technology companies at NJIT. When a startup is pre-revenue, pre-legal formation, and pre-product market fit they need a place to get started. Established tech companies need a place to grow. VentureLink is where entrepreneurial skills are learned experientially. We operate within the NJIT campus, providing in-residence companies with weekly programming, workspace, and expert mentorship.

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