Monday, 9 July 2012

New York City Startups guide from Startups Digest


NYC StartupDigest
Life is too short to work at a boring company. Meet the best startups here.
Good morning, NYC Startups!

Our featured startup is CareerSonar: CareerSonar makes it incredibly easy to discover the most promising opportunities in your social and professional networks. No more wondering what's out there or submitting resumes to a black hole. It is now in private beta, and the first 50 people will get early beta access by clicking here.


You can submit your startup here or your event here for consideration for next week’s digest.

For newcomers: The NYC StartupDigest is an events list, created by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, that is laser-focused on the needs of startups in NYC. Please send feedback to
frank.denbow@thestartupdigest.com.


NYC StartupDigest is curated by:


What's Going on in the NYC Startup Community

Practical Machine Learning with Python ($30)
Monday, July 09 @6PM - 7:30PM | 902 Broadway, 4th Floor
 | View in Calendar

Use Oliver Grisel's scikit-learn to create a predictive analytics backend for an example web service.

Programming Fundamentals Using Ruby on Rails ($3,000)
Monday, July 09 @6PM - 9PM | General Assembly, 10 East 21st Street, 4/F | View in Calendar

Intensive Course on Ruby.

Building All-Star Teams ($18)
Monday, July 09 @7PM - 8:30PM | Union Square Ventures, 915 Broadway, 19th floor | View in Calendar

Learn what it takes to build an all-star team.

NY Tech Meetup ($10)
Tuesday, July 10 @7PM | NYU Skirball Center For The Performing Arts, 566 Laguardia Place | View in Calendar

NY’s biggest tech gathering.

Tesla Birthday Party ($10)
Tuesday, July 10 @6:30PM | The Gallery Bar, 120 Orchard St. | View in Calendar

Celebrate Tesla’s birthday and support the movie about his life.

Graphic Design Fundamentals ($40 or $75)
Tuesday, July 10 @6PM - 7:30PM | 902 Broadway, 4th Floor | View in Calendar

Learn how to Design a Great Interface.

Front End Web Development ($3,000)
Tuesday, July 10 @6PM - 9PM | 902 Broadway, 4th Floor | View in Calendar

Learning HTML and CSS.

Enterprise Insights ($5)
Wednesday, July 11 @6PM | Microsoft, 1290 Avenue of the Americas, 6th Floor | View in Calendar

Learn how to work with big brands.

EdTech Connect ($20-$30)
Wednesday, July 11 @5:30PM - 8:30PM | Loeb & Loeb LLP, 345 Park Ave | View in Calendar

Listen to pitches from select education technology companies and hear feedback from venture capitalists focused on this industry.

Fast Tracking User Acquisition ($30)
Wednesday, July 11 @8PM - 9:30PM | 902 Broadway, 4th Floor | View in Calendar

Learn from the folks at Betterment about bringing on users.

Programming Basics Everyone Should Know (Free)
Thursday, July 12 @6PM - 7:30PM | Flatiron Public Plaza South (Broadway between 22nd and 23rd Streets) | View in Calendar

Learn how to program 101.

State of Mobile Advertising ($25)
Thursday, July 12 @6:30PM | Sunshine Tribeca, 12 Desbrosses St | View in Calendar

Nihal Mehta will provide an account of the mobile advertising industry.

Investor Feedback Forum ($20-$30)
Thursday, July 12 @6:30PM | Microsoft,1290 6th Ave | View in Calendar

Ultra Light Startups Investor Feedback Forum.

Start Up Exits ($75)
Thursday, July 12 @7PM - 9:30PM | 902 Broadway, 4th Floor | View in Calendar

How to Make Deals in Social Commerce.

How to Build a Mobile App ($40)
Thursday, July 12 @8PM - 9:30PM | 902 Broadway, 4th Floor | View in Calendar

How to Create an App.

Programming for Non Programmers ($150)
Friday, July 13 @2PM - 6PM | 902 Broadway, 4th Floor | View in Calendar

SQL Databases & Backend Coding.

Women 2.0 Founder Friday - New York (Free)
Friday, July 13 @6PM - 9PM | Makovsky + Company, 16 East 34th Street | View in Calendar

A networking event for entrepreneurs, technologists and investors.

GothamJS
Saturday, July 14 @9AM - 6PM | NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, 1871 Broadway | View in Calendar

A one-day, single-tracked JavaScript conference.

Tech Startup Demo Day (Free)
Sunday, July 15 @1PM - 4PM | NYU Washington Square Campus, 44 West 4th Street, Room: M1-100 (Gardner Commons), Ground Floor | View in Calendar

Ten tech start ups will be presenting their product at this demo day event.

Startup Brunch
Sunday, July 15 | View in Calendar

Lets you get to know potential co-founders, get feedback on your ideas, or just catch up on what's happening in the industry.

Four Founders, Four Ways to a Million ($20)
Monday, July 16 @6PM | Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz, 488 Madison Avenue | View in Calendar

Learn how they got there.

Hashtag to Hired ($75)
Monday, July 16 | New York, NY | View in Calendar

Social Media in the Job Hunt.

Business Development 2 ($25)
Monday, July 16 @7PM | Skillshare HQ, 407 Broome St #5A | View in Calendar

Learn from Alex at Dwolla.

How to go from Idea to Startup ($25)
Tuesday, July 17 @8PM - 9:30PM | Skillshare HQ, 407 Broome St, Suite #5A, Front Room | View in Calendar

Learn from the Founder of Yipit.

Create a 5 Figure Campaign on Kickstarter ($25)
Tuesday, July 17 @7PM - 8:30PM | Starbucks, 3 Park Avenue | View in Calendar

Learn how to launch a start-up on kickstarter.

Start Up Metrics for Founders ($35)
Tuesday, July 17 @6PM - 7PM | The Hatchery, 500 Seventh Ave (37th Street), 17th Flr | View in Calendar

Learn Lean Start Up Machine Techniques.

Essentials of Start-Up Law ($25-$100)
Tuesday, July 17 @6PM | General Assembly, 10 E 21st St | View in Calendar

Learn about Legal Topics in Tech.

Mobile UX Design: Present and Future ($30)
Tuesday, July 17 @8PM - 9:30PM | 902 Broadway, 4th Floor | View in Calendar

Learn about Mobile Experiences.

July NY Enterprise Meet-Up ($10)
Tuesday, July 17 @6:45PM - 9PM | Cooley, 1114 Avenue of the Americas | View in Calendar

Join fellow technologists, entrepreneurs, and investors.

The Lean Entrepreneur ($30)
Tuesday, July 17 @7PM - 8:30PM | Location emailed before event | View in Calendar

see both authors of The Entrepreneurs Guide to Customer Development share the stage, feed off one another, poke fun, and delve into the secret new findings of their new book The Lean Entrepreneur.

Brooklyn Tech Meetup
Tuesday, July 17 @7PM | HUGE, Inc., 45 Main St., Suite 220, Brooklyn | View in Calendar

First meetup for this Brooklyn group.

See all of the events in the NYC StartupDigest calendar.NYC StartupDigest
Life is too short to work at a boring company. Meet the best startups here.
Good morning, NYC Startups!

Our featured startup is CareerSonar: CareerSonar makes it incredibly easy to discover the most promising opportunities in your social and professional networks. No more wondering what's out there or submitting resumes to a black hole. It is now in private beta, and the first 50 people will get early beta access by clicking here.


You can submit your startup here or your event here for consideration for next week’s digest.

For newcomers: The NYC StartupDigest is an events list, created by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, that is laser-focused on the needs of startups in NYC. Please send feedback to
frank.denbow@thestartupdigest.com.


NYC StartupDigest is curated by:


What's Going on in the NYC Startup Community

Practical Machine Learning with Python ($30)
Monday, July 09 @6PM - 7:30PM | 902 Broadway, 4th Floor
 | View in Calendar

Use Oliver Grisel's scikit-learn to create a predictive analytics backend for an example web service.

Programming Fundamentals Using Ruby on Rails ($3,000)
Monday, July 09 @6PM - 9PM | General Assembly, 10 East 21st Street, 4/F | View in Calendar

Intensive Course on Ruby.

Building All-Star Teams ($18)
Monday, July 09 @7PM - 8:30PM | Union Square Ventures, 915 Broadway, 19th floor | View in Calendar

Learn what it takes to build an all-star team.

NY Tech Meetup ($10)
Tuesday, July 10 @7PM | NYU Skirball Center For The Performing Arts, 566 Laguardia Place | View in Calendar

NY’s biggest tech gathering.

Tesla Birthday Party ($10)
Tuesday, July 10 @6:30PM | The Gallery Bar, 120 Orchard St. | View in Calendar

Celebrate Tesla’s birthday and support the movie about his life.

Graphic Design Fundamentals ($40 or $75)
Tuesday, July 10 @6PM - 7:30PM | 902 Broadway, 4th Floor | View in Calendar

Learn how to Design a Great Interface.

Front End Web Development ($3,000)
Tuesday, July 10 @6PM - 9PM | 902 Broadway, 4th Floor | View in Calendar

Learning HTML and CSS.

Enterprise Insights ($5)
Wednesday, July 11 @6PM | Microsoft, 1290 Avenue of the Americas, 6th Floor | View in Calendar

Learn how to work with big brands.

EdTech Connect ($20-$30)
Wednesday, July 11 @5:30PM - 8:30PM | Loeb & Loeb LLP, 345 Park Ave | View in Calendar

Listen to pitches from select education technology companies and hear feedback from venture capitalists focused on this industry.

Fast Tracking User Acquisition ($30)
Wednesday, July 11 @8PM - 9:30PM | 902 Broadway, 4th Floor | View in Calendar

Learn from the folks at Betterment about bringing on users.

Programming Basics Everyone Should Know (Free)
Thursday, July 12 @6PM - 7:30PM | Flatiron Public Plaza South (Broadway between 22nd and 23rd Streets) | View in Calendar

Learn how to program 101.

State of Mobile Advertising ($25)
Thursday, July 12 @6:30PM | Sunshine Tribeca, 12 Desbrosses St | View in Calendar

Nihal Mehta will provide an account of the mobile advertising industry.

Investor Feedback Forum ($20-$30)
Thursday, July 12 @6:30PM | Microsoft,1290 6th Ave | View in Calendar

Ultra Light Startups Investor Feedback Forum.

Start Up Exits ($75)
Thursday, July 12 @7PM - 9:30PM | 902 Broadway, 4th Floor | View in Calendar

How to Make Deals in Social Commerce.

How to Build a Mobile App ($40)
Thursday, July 12 @8PM - 9:30PM | 902 Broadway, 4th Floor | View in Calendar

How to Create an App.

Programming for Non Programmers ($150)
Friday, July 13 @2PM - 6PM | 902 Broadway, 4th Floor | View in Calendar

SQL Databases & Backend Coding.

Women 2.0 Founder Friday - New York (Free)
Friday, July 13 @6PM - 9PM | Makovsky + Company, 16 East 34th Street | View in Calendar

A networking event for entrepreneurs, technologists and investors.

GothamJS
Saturday, July 14 @9AM - 6PM | NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, 1871 Broadway | View in Calendar

A one-day, single-tracked JavaScript conference.

Tech Startup Demo Day (Free)
Sunday, July 15 @1PM - 4PM | NYU Washington Square Campus, 44 West 4th Street, Room: M1-100 (Gardner Commons), Ground Floor | View in Calendar

Ten tech start ups will be presenting their product at this demo day event.

Startup Brunch
Sunday, July 15 | View in Calendar

Lets you get to know potential co-founders, get feedback on your ideas, or just catch up on what's happening in the industry.

Four Founders, Four Ways to a Million ($20)
Monday, July 16 @6PM | Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz, 488 Madison Avenue | View in Calendar

Learn how they got there.

Hashtag to Hired ($75)
Monday, July 16 | New York, NY | View in Calendar

Social Media in the Job Hunt.

Business Development 2 ($25)
Monday, July 16 @7PM | Skillshare HQ, 407 Broome St #5A | View in Calendar

Learn from Alex at Dwolla.

How to go from Idea to Startup ($25)
Tuesday, July 17 @8PM - 9:30PM | Skillshare HQ, 407 Broome St, Suite #5A, Front Room | View in Calendar

Learn from the Founder of Yipit.

Create a 5 Figure Campaign on Kickstarter ($25)
Tuesday, July 17 @7PM - 8:30PM | Starbucks, 3 Park Avenue | View in Calendar

Learn how to launch a start-up on kickstarter.

Start Up Metrics for Founders ($35)
Tuesday, July 17 @6PM - 7PM | The Hatchery, 500 Seventh Ave (37th Street), 17th Flr | View in Calendar

Learn Lean Start Up Machine Techniques.

Essentials of Start-Up Law ($25-$100)
Tuesday, July 17 @6PM | General Assembly, 10 E 21st St | View in Calendar

Learn about Legal Topics in Tech.

Mobile UX Design: Present and Future ($30)
Tuesday, July 17 @8PM - 9:30PM | 902 Broadway, 4th Floor | View in Calendar

Learn about Mobile Experiences.

July NY Enterprise Meet-Up ($10)
Tuesday, July 17 @6:45PM - 9PM | Cooley, 1114 Avenue of the Americas | View in Calendar

Join fellow technologists, entrepreneurs, and investors.

The Lean Entrepreneur ($30)
Tuesday, July 17 @7PM - 8:30PM | Location emailed before event | View in Calendar

see both authors of The Entrepreneurs Guide to Customer Development share the stage, feed off one another, poke fun, and delve into the secret new findings of their new book The Lean Entrepreneur.

Brooklyn Tech Meetup
Tuesday, July 17 @7PM | HUGE, Inc., 45 Main St., Suite 220, Brooklyn | View in Calendar

First meetup for this Brooklyn group.

See all of the events in the NYC StartupDigest calendar.

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