The summer season is moving along, and event season is heating up! This week, we’re bringing you world-class design, top-notch tech and opportunities to do things that matter. There’s a lot to like about The Week Ahead!
Monday, August 18th, 2014
The Email Design Conference Dribbble Meetup
What: Meetup for designers
When: 8/18/14, 6:00pm
Where: 75 Northern Avenue, Boston, MA 02210 (District Hall)
Why: Join Dribbble, Litmus, Campaign Monitor and Shopify to talk all things design. Network with Greater Boston area designers before the 2014 Email Design Conference and enjoy snacks and swag.
Tuesday, August 19th, 2014
ARL Summer Social
Who: Animal Rescue League
What: Community social event
When: 8/19/14, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Where: 10 Chandler Street, Boston, MA 02116 (Animal Rescue League)
Why: Whether you have a dog or not, join the ARL for music and summer tastes for the whole neighborhood. Check out new renovations at the ARL facility and learn more about the organization.
Boston New Technology August Showcase #BNT44
Who: Boston New Tech Meetup
What: Technology showcase
When: 8/19/14, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Where: 1 Rogers Street, Cambridge, MA 02142 (IBM Innovation Center)
Why: Seven new products and companies will be on display for the tech and startup community. Catch product demos, questions and answers, and meet some of the sharpest minds in town.
Wednesday, August 20th, 2014
Lessons from Serial Entrepreneurs
Who: McCarter & English
What: Panel discussion on entrepreneurialism
When: 8/20/14, 9:30am – 11:30am
Where: 1 Broadway, 5th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02142 (Cambridge Innovation Center)
Why: Hear from panel members and serial entrepreneurs Doug Levin, Chris Keller and Michael Sattler as they share the highs and lows of the startup world. Gain insight into building a successful company and avoiding pitfalls along the way.
2014 Light the Night Kickoff Party
Who: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
What: Kickoff party and info session
When: 8/20/14, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Where: 215 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114 (The Liberty Hotel)
Why: Join the cause as The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society hosts a kickoff party ahead of their upcoming Light The Night Walk in Boston. Learn more about the LLS’ work and how you can have an impact.
Thursday, August 21st, 2014
Get to Know Fusion
Who: Fusion Worldwide
What: Networking event
When: 8/21/14, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Where: 75 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210 (District Hall)
Why: Get to know Fusion Worldwide and the work they’re doing in Boston and around the world. Learn about new opportunities at Fusion for sales, recruiting and tech professionals, plus network with the Greater Boston business community.
Friday, August 22nd, 2014
Design Museum Mornings with Jeff Lahens
Who: Design Museum Boston
What: Discussion with Jeff Lahens
When: 8/22/14, 8:30am – 10:00am
Where: 30 Newbury Stret, Boston, MA 02116 (Oficio)
Why: Meet Jeff Lahens, founder of DressCode Boston, and learn more about his social platform for men’s fashion wear. Get an inside look at the life and schedule of a design and marketing entrepreneur, as well as insight into achieving personal and professional success.
Engadget Live in Boston
What: Tech tradeshow
When: 8/22/14, 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Where: 279 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02116 (Royale)
Why: Join the crowd as Engadget Live brings gadget lovers and tech brands together in one place. Check out the latest products and share your feedback face to face. Swag, networking and plenty of cool companies offering demos and information.
Jason, for the team at Kendall Press