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Baltimore Innovation Week

September 29, 2017 to October 7, 2017
United States
4:00pm to 6:00pm

Tuesday October 3
A Curated B2B event
​1:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Price Modern, 2604 Sisson Street, 21211
There are a surplus of opportunities in Baltimore to meet local startups. The real challenge for some of these successful entrepreneurs is meeting their next client, the decision makers at large corporations. Join us at Introduced and get the opportunity to meet some of these large businesses and pitch your product or service to members of their purchasing departments.

Start. Fund. Grow
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Price Modern, 2604 Sisson Street, 21211
Hear from leaders and entrepreneurs in the the Baltimore startup and tech community who will share how to acquire funding and scale your business in Baltimore. You will then hear case studies from founders and investors to share real life experiences on the do’s and don’ts of how to navigate starting and growing a business.

Wednesday, October 4
Health & Sciences Roundtable
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
UMB School of Pharmacy, 20 N. Pine Street, 21201
How do we work together to ensure Baltimore's vibrant health and sciences community continues to grow, innovate and thrive?
Participate in an intimate conversation with a curated group of entrepreneurs, investors, policy makers, academics and leaders to discuss plans for the future and steps to get there.
This event is invite only. If you are interested in participating, please fill out our Attendee Interest Form and we will get in touch with you if there is room to attend.

Explore Baltimore Sciences​
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
UMB School of Pharmacy, 20 N. Pine Street, 21201
Local experts will come together to discuss current and future breakthroughs from Baltimore's sciences community. What needs to happen to continue to grow this thriving community? What challenges are facing researchers, entrepreneurs and the institutions that support them? Join the conversation to hear from experts as well as witness demo pitches from local startups in the health/IT space.
Speaker: Emily P. English is the Chief Product Officer and Interim President of Gemstone Biotherapeutics, LLC.

Sciences Happy Hour
​6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
UMB School of Pharmacy, 20 N. Pine Street, 21201
Network with fellow industry leaders in the Sciences sector and celebrate the BIW17 Sciences Conference.

Thursday, October 5
Dev Intro Workshops
​9:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Whether you're new to programming or wanting to sharpen your skills, the Dev Intro Workshops are perfect for you. Workshops will be focused around today's most used languages and programs. Select ONE focused workshop and spend over three hours in class with an expert, learning the basics in these hands-on workshops.

Dev Talks
​1:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Spend the afternoon with your dev team getting inspired with a series of high-level presentations. Either case-study or demo format, speakers will present talks focused around today's trending problem solving tools and innovative solutions.

Dev Happy Hour
​5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Come one, come all! Let's gather the Baltimore developer/engineer community for one large happy hour and networking event. Whether you've been heads down at work all day or had your gears turning at the BIW17 Dev Conference, use this opportunity to unwind and meet some new interesting people.​

Friday, October 6
BIW17 Innovation Celebration
​6:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Mount Vernon Marketplace, 520 Park Avenue, 21201
Join the community in celebrating another successful Baltimore Innovation Week! Let's hang, network, grab a drink or two and close out #BIW17 with a bang. Plus, we'll announce the winners of the 5th annual Baltimore Innovation Awards honoring standout performances in tech and innovation in the Baltimore region.

Saturday, October 7
Meet Baltimore's Community Biotechnology Lab!
​11 AM to 3 PM
Baltimore UnderGround Science Space (BUGSS), 101 N. Haven Street, Suite 105 of King Cork & Seal, 21224
Activities: + Tours of the lab + hands-on pipette demonstrations + hands-on microscope activities + member projects + wax worms eating plastic + descriptions of future classes and seminars + a raffle for a free class + cake and ice cream, + feature presentation of the work accomplished by Baltimore's high school iGEM (international genetic engineered machine) team "Baltimore BioCrew".