Don't miss this opportunity to tour the 'Old Seattle Bungalow Reborn Green'!
Open Saturday 11/17, 1-4pm!
Targeting LEED Silver Certification this Seattle home was remodeled from the studs-out by homeowner Colleen Groll of O'Brien & Company for superior energy efficiency, increased comfort, and flexible, open living spaces.
Ignite BGI features social entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs focused on creating social and business solutions integrating the triple-bottom-line in this innovative IGNITE. Inspiring, connecting, and engaging nearly a dozen sustainable MBA students and faculty will unleash ideas in the rapid fire presentation style of “Ignite: Enlighten us, but make it quick!” IGNITE BGI is slated for the evening of November 14, 2012 in the newly opened Center for Impact and Innovation, a unique partnership with Social Venture Partners, BGI, and HUB Seattle located in historic Pioneer Square.
Working on a startup idea but don't know the first step? Or the next step? Did you just complete a Startup Weekend, #SocEnt Weekend or other hackathon and wondering what comes next? Have you thought of a must-have product or service, but have no idea how to get from idea to startup? The Next Step will be your guide, taking you step-by-step through the process from raw idea to operational startup.
Based on the book of the same name, author Michael "Luni" Libes will guide you step by step through the process of planning and executing your business.
The workshop series is five weeks long, meeting each Monday from November 10th through December 12th), covering the whole contents of the book, from idea to customer, market, opportunity size, financial planning, fund raising, pitching, and more. Limited tickets are available for single workshops. Attendees will get far more out of the workshops by attending all five weeks.
Luni is a serial entrepreneur with 20+ years of startup experience across six startups, Entrepreneur in Residence and Social Entrepreneurship instructor at the Bainbridge Graduate Institute, Entrepreneur in Residence Emeritus at the University of Washington's Center for Commercialization, co-creator of #SocEnt Weekend, and founder and Managing Director of Fledge, the "conscious company" incubator.
HUB Seattle @ The Center for Impact and Innovation
The Conference for Those Building the New Energy Economy
Returning for its third year, and again incorporating the Washington State Energy Summit, this is the state's signature clean energy event of the year, bringing together members of the energy industry, energy project hosts, and users of energy services. Included within this one conference are:
Energy In Context
An examination of the forces shaping the clean energy sector in Washington.