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What’s up this week – Week of 4/16

April 18 – Why We March…Science STL 2017 – March for Science St. Louis

What makes STL a hub of innovation? Science! Join March for Science for an interactive experience to discuss, learn and get energized about supporting and celebrating research, development, and contributions in all areas of science: Plant, ag, human, animal, life, biotech, social and more. Science impacts everyone.
6:30pm-7:30pm. The Venture Cafe Gathering (Schnucks Conference) @ 4240 Duncan Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110

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April 19 – OPO Tech Talks: Social Media Marketing and Branding

Join OPO Startups Wednesday, April 19 to learn about what’s new in social media marketing and branding and see how these techniques can be incorporated into a business or platform.
5:30pm-7:30pm. OPO Startups, 119 S Main St., St. Charles, MO 63301

April 19 – STL ReactJS Meetup

Jeff Barczewski will demonstrate a powerful new way to organize business logic in a Redux application using an open source library he created, redux-logic. redux-logic makes it simple to build powerful resilient applications in a concise and declarable manner. Bring the fun back into building complex apps.
7pm-9pm. Sketch Development Services, 930 Kehrs Mills Road, Ballwin, MO 63011

April 20 – SQ1 Info Table – CET Center for Emerging Technologies

4-week, introductory program for new/early stage technology, bioscience, and consumer/manufactured product entrepreneurs. Next Series starts May 1.
3:30pm-5:30pm. The Venture Cafe Gathering (Info Table) @ 4240 Duncan Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110

April 20 – Why We March…Science STL 2017 – March for Science St. Louis

What makes STL a hub of innovation? Science! Join March for Science for an interactive experience to discuss, learn and get energized about supporting and celebrating research, development, and contributions in all areas of science: Plant, ag, human, animal, life, biotech, social and more. Science impacts everyone.
5:30pm-6:30pm. The Venture Cafe Gathering (James Crutchfield) @ 4240 Duncan Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110

RSVP here.

April 20 – Getting The Rights: Intellectual Property – Geniecast

A 2-way, LIVE, interactive video session through Geniecast with business lawyer Coco Soodek. Hear how your business could soar – or sink – on intellectual property.
6pm-7pm. The Venture Cafe Gathering (Chuck Berry) @ 4240 Duncan Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110

April 20 – Design for America weekly member meeting

Weekly meeting for the general body of WashU’s chapter of Design for America. Open to all DFA participants.
7pm. Skandalaris Center, Mallinckrodt 128

April 21 – Panel Discussion on “Preparing Leaders for Tomorrow”

The panel discusses what is required to prepare leaders for tomorrow. An important part of the discussion emphasizes what kind of values are important for us to impart to students. The panelists come from different industries, which will provide a broad view. Panelist will share a defining moment in their career that made them a leader.
7:30am. Knight Hall, Olin Business School, Emerson Auditorium 

April 21 – StEP Alumni Reunion

Celebrate StEP joining forces with the Skandalaris Center and connect with past and present business owners. Open to current and past StEP owners and invited guests.
4pm-6pm. Skandalaris Center, Mallinckrodt 128