Every week, we dig through our events calendar and hand-select five events worth checking out. Here’s what’s going on this week in Colorado tech.
Brian Sletten "Electron: Cross-Platform Desktop Apps Meet the Web", July 17 at 6 p.m.
Join software engineer Brian Sletten as he discusses Electron, an open source framework that allows engineers to build cross-platform desktop apps using the same technologies many developers already use. Sletten will share how to best utilize the platform and compare some of the other solutions available at the moment.
PITCH LAB: Bring Your Own Pitch!, July 18 at 6 p.m.
Pitch Lab offers an open mic for startup founders. Sign up to pitch your deck in front of a panel that includes a comedian, an improv coach and a professional storyteller — all ready to give you constructive feedback on how to improve your presentation and delivery. Or, attend to support your fellow founders and learn from the audience.
Collaborative Coffee: Pick the Networks That Work for You, July 19 at 8 a.m.
Networking is a powerful way to grow and nurture your professional connections, but it’s important to invest your time in the right networks. Join the Collaborative Coffee crew at Sunnyside Station for a roundtable discussion on how to narrow your scope and focus on building a network that will support your professional goals.
Startup Co-Founder 101: How to Find the Right Partner in Denver, July 19 at 6:30 p.m.
Have a great idea for a tech startup, but don’t have all the skills to get things off the ground on your own? This event brings together founders looking for partners, and professionals looking to partner with early-stage startups, to learn more about what a co-founding partnership really looks like and how to pitch your idea to potential partners.
Office Hours at Foundry Group: Free Legal Consultations For Entrepreneurs, July 21 at 10 a.m.
Navigating the legal landscape of launching and growing a business can be intimidating and confusing, and legal counsel often isn’t in the budget for a small startup. Fortunately, there are resources. Throughout the day on Friday, DGS will offer free legal consultations for local entrepreneurs to answers questions and provide advice on how to found, grow, manage or exit your business.
View all of this week’s events — or submit your own — on our events calendar.