Startup Breakfast

Virtual

Being a startup entrepreneur is a difficult and lonely job! Sometimes you are lost, confused, frustrated, disappointed, scared, or just need help. Sometimes you have something to celebrate! You definitely have a skill or experience that could benefit your colleagues! Startup Breakfast is an informal meeting of Startup entrepreneurs and leaders – an opportunity toContinue reading "Startup Breakfast"

Free

I4Good: Machine Learning for a Better World (Workshop #4)

Virtual

This four-part introductory workshop series will give participants an opportunity to learn about machine learning, culminating in applying Microsoft Azure’s machine learning to a data set that addresses a topic that is important to their community. We will start with introducing the concept of machine learning and artificial intelligence, how it affects Louisville, and theContinue reading "I4Good: Machine Learning for a Better World (Workshop #4)"

$10

Creating Inclusive Cultures

Virtual

"There's no sense in training a more diverse tech talent pool if the companies that would hire them make them feel unwelcome or marginalized" says Ben Reno-Weber of the Louisville Future of Work Initiative. What does it mean to have an "inclusive culture" and how do we craft one? In this panel conversation, we willContinue reading "Creating Inclusive Cultures"

Free

Network N Chill w/ Dr. Darrius Brooks

Virtual

Happy Black History Month! HBCUs have an integral part in black history. So, the timing is right to catch up with the team at HBCU HUB to talk how they have been playing matchmaker for high schools students. We can't wait to catch up with Dr. Darrius Brooks.

Free

Startup Chowdown Feat. Logan Burchett

Virtual

Startup Chowdown is a monthly lunch, held the last Friday of every month to foster random collisions and non-transactional relationships, celebrating the wins in our community (#celebratethewins hosted by Larry Horn from Amplify) and featured guest speakers on everything from raising capital, hiring the right talent for your company to how to get published andContinue reading "Startup Chowdown Feat. Logan Burchett"

Free

Launch Blue Virtual Office Hours

Virtual

Our Virtual Office Hours are the perfect opportunity to engage with the Launch Blue coaches and instructors. Whether you are looking for more information about one of our programs, have a question about your application, or are a tech founder looking for advice join us Fridays at 12:30 pm ET.

Free

KYPTAC Social Hour

Virtual

Grab your afternoon coffee and join us for the KYPTAC Social Hour! This informal event will be facilitated by Kentucky State Director Nancy Brown and will cover what YOU want to discuss. This is a great opportunity to ask questions, network with other PTAC clients, discuss current and upcoming events in government contracting that impactContinue reading "KYPTAC Social Hour"

Free

Venture Connectors Virtual Lunch

Virtual

There’s a lot to like about the traditional tech financing model of Seed Round -> Series A -> Series B -> Exit/IPO. But SparkToro was not willing to trade lower risk and profitable growth for a higher growth rate pushed by investors that would bring high-risk consequences to their long-term prospects. The company is proving there’s anotherContinue reading "Venture Connectors Virtual Lunch"

$10

Subcontracting and contract clause flowdown considerations

Virtual

This webinar will discuss subcontracting considerations with regard to meeting Agency requirements, and contract clause flowdown considerations. Clause flowdowns are an important aspect to understand about contracting for Government requirements as primes and subcontractors need to ensure their liabilities are covered in the contractual relationships. This webinar will be presented by KYPTAC Counselors Carrie WillettContinue reading "Subcontracting and contract clause flowdown considerations"

Free

Startup Fundraising 101

Virtual

In this session, you will learn about the necessary elements to raise capital for your startup. These elements include: building the proper pitch deck, team requirements, proving traction, validating your financial model, and preparing documentation/scripts. If you are raising capital or are considering launching a startup this session will give you the details necessary toContinue reading "Startup Fundraising 101"

Free