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What’s up this week – Week of 4/9

April 9 – 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.
11am. Skandalaris Center, Mallinckrodt 128

April 10 – #CEO2CEO

Accelerate St. Louis presents the #CEO2CEO Conversation Series to bring together leading chief executives of businesses large and small in conversations about building thriving enterprises. The first conversation of 2017 will focus on the healthcare industry with Anthony Tersigni, CEO of Ascension and WashU alum Blake Margraff, CEO of Epharmix. Come and hear from this incredible duo who are shaping the future of health.
4pm-6pm. T-REX – 5th Floor, 911 Washington Ave, St. Louis, MO 63101

Register here.

April 11, 12 – WIT networking breakfast

Please join us for a Women in Innovation and Technology (WIT) Networking Breakfast.  There are two dates/locations to choose from:

  • Tuesday, April 11, 7:30am to 9:00am – FLTC Hearth (Medical Campus)
  • Wednesday, April 12, 7:30am to 9:00am – McMillan Café (Danforth Campus)

Registration requested.

April 11 – 3 Sessions in April Offered to Budding Entrepreneurs by IL Metro East SBDC

Join the Illinois Metro East Small Business Development Center and special guest presenter Kristen Edens in three April 2017 sessions on how to navigate the ins and outs of being a successful entrepreneur. Each session is available for only $5 and takes place from 5:30pm-7pm on Tuesday, April 11, 18 and 25. The first session is Social Success for Introverts: Tips and Wisdom for the Quiet Entrepreneur. For more information and to register, contact the IL Metro East SBDC at 618-650-2929 or
5:30pm-7pm. IL Metro East SBDC Office, SIUE, Alumni Hall, 2nd Floor, Edwardsville, IL 62025

April 12 – The St. Louis Startup Scene Grad Programs Webinar

Research from Mattermark concluded that St. Louis is one of the top-five fastest growing cities for startups. From LockerDome to Sparo Labs, St. Louis startups are capitalizing on the opportunity to engage with WashU student-led consulting teams. During this 60-minute discussion, you will gain knowledge on how students partner with leading startups in our community.
12pm-1pm. Online

April 12 – BioEntrepreneurship Core IdeaBounce

Join the BEC for their biomedical-specific IdeaBounce!
5:30pm-7:30pm. Holden Auditorium, FLTC, Medical Campus

April 13 – Design for America Weekly member meeting

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

April 15 – Entrepreneurship 101 Workshop Series

The final workshop in our series on the fundamentals of entrepreneurship. This week’s topic: Putting it all together, pt. 2 – The Narrative. Open to all WashU students, faculty, and staff.
1pm-2:30pm. Skandalaris Center, Mallinckrodt 128