Calendar
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Sep 30 2014 except Tue Jul 15 2014, Tue Jul 22 2014, Tue Jul 29 2014.
Tuesday
09/23 10:00am
Harvard Innovation Lab, Batten Hall, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA

The MSBDC Boston Regional Office & Minority Business Center provides free and confidential business assistance to businesses located in the Greater Boston area. Areas of assistance include, but are not limited to: Start-up Business; Business Plan Development; Financial Plan Development; Read More

Thursday 09/25 6:00pm
Harvard Innovation Lab, Batten Hall, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA

This presentation by WilmerHale will cover “Creating Your IP Strategy,” including offensive and defensive strategy, and creating value upon acquisition by patenting your technology. The workshop will be hosted by WilmerHale Counsel Larissa Bifano Park, who is a 2014-15 Lawyer in Residence at Read More

Monday 09/29 7:00pm
Harvard Innovation Lab, Batten Hall, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA

Should I be a for-profit or a non-profit? Any aspiring social entrepreneur has asked this question. This workshop will present and allow you to apply a decision making process to figure out how to structure your social venture for maximum impact. The workshop will cover the following non-profit Read More

Tuesday 09/30 10:00am
Harvard Innovation Lab, Batten Hall, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA

The MSBDC Boston Regional Office & Minority Business Center provides free and confidential business assistance to businesses located in the Greater Boston area. Areas of assistance include, but are not limited to: Start-up Business; Business Plan Development; Financial Plan Development; Read More

Tuesday 09/30 6:00pm
Harvard Innovation Lab, Batten Hall, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA

Calling all Harvard students interested in social entrepreneurship! Harvard University Social Innovation Coalition (HUSIC) is planning its second installment of Social Innovation @ Harvard, an informational fair taking place at the i-lab. The event is designed for Harvard students to navigate Read More

Thursday 10/02 5:30pm
Harvard Innovation Lab, Batten Hall, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA

99% of startups will not get venture capital. Is your startup in the 1%? Learn how to increase your probability of starting a successful startup with Lou Berneman, Founding Partner, Osage University Partners. He will discusses how VCs approach investments and how funds, like Osage's, work with Read More

Monday 10/06 5:00pm
Harvard Innovation Lab, Batten Hall, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA

Come join us to kick off the fourth President’s Challenge! Dean David Ellwood of the John F. Kennedy School of Government will be explaining the promise of social entrepreneurship. Join students from across the University to share ideas and find teams.

The President’s Challenge is an Read More

Thursday 10/09 6:00pm
Harvard Innovation Lab, Batten Hall, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA

How do you design organizing principles that endure as an organization scales? How do you seek out partners and employees that share your notions of purpose and can relate it to building a better product or service? How do you stay plugged in to the human needs of the end user in the face of Read More

Wednesday 10/15 5:00pm
Harvard Innovation Lab, Batten Hall, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA

Are you seeking a mentor but not sure of how best to leverage that relationship? Have you ever been in a mentor relationship and wondered how best to serve the mentee? Join Michael Skok, a serial entrepreneur turned venture capitalist, for a workshop to develop best practice and get the most Read More

Thursday 10/16 6:00pm
Harvard Innovation Lab, Batten Hall, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA

In the race to get a startup idea off the ground, founders focus on getting a MVP completed, finding talent to expand the team and then, the much-dreaded exercise of raising money. In the frenzy of it all, they at times overlook the fundamental question of how will I (or I and my investors) Read More

Thursday 10/30 6:00pm
Harvard Innovation Lab, Batten Hall, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA

Michael Skok will share his roadmap of what is needed to build a startup, milestones along the way, and how to pull that pitch together to get the venture attention and funding your idea deserves. After the workshop you should have a better understanding of:
- The holistic checklist to Read More

Wednesday 11/05 6:00pm
Harvard Innovation Lab, Batten Hall, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA

Can you describe your value proposition clearly and succinctly? Michael Skok, a serial entrepreneur turned venture capitalist, will help you to look at your startup and define your value prop. Learnings from this workshop will include:
- How to evaluate and build your value prop to ensure Read More

Thursday 11/13 6:00pm
Harvard Innovation Lab, Batten Hall, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA

For startup founders, legal documents can be the cart that drives the horse, inundating them with esoteric language and expensive services that obscure critical corporate milestones. This workshop shows how to master the salient issues and delegate the boiler plate.

In this workshop, Read More

Thursday 11/20 6:00pm
Harvard Innovation Lab, Batten Hall, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA

Vision, mission and culture are vital to your company - even at this early stage - do you know how to set yourself up for success? Michael Skok, a serial entrepreneur turned venture capitalist, will share best practice and case experiences for this foundational area of your venture. Attendees Read More