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DMV Startup Events Pulse Dec 2019


Startup Grind DC Pitch Battle + Holiday Party

6 - 9PM @Alley powered by Verizon in DC by Startupgrind

This year will feature an epic Pitch Battle competition of the top startups from the DC local ecosystem where they will have a chance at winning a heavily subsidized exhibition space at Startup Grind's Global Conference in Silicon Valley in February 2020!


1 Million Cups D.C

8:30 - 10AM @WeWork Metropolitan Square in DC

A weekly event that brings entrepreneurs and the Washington D.C. community together over coffee and conversations.


Small Business Workshop

2 - 4PM @Marshall Heights Community Development Organization in DC by Marshall Heights Community Development Organization

Join us for this exciting Small Business Boot Camp experience! Taught by a successful entrepreneur and government contractor, you will learn about business readiness, legal structure, business plans, marketing, and access to capital and credit. At the conclusion of the series, graduates will have an opportunity to participate in a pitch tank event.


Pitch'n in the Kitchen: Pitch | Listen | Connect

5 – 6:30PM @MakeOffices in DC by GW Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship

The GW Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship presents "Pitch'n in the Kitchen" a the I+E Lab. A casual, intimate pitch event where you can pitch your idea (no matter the stage) to your fellow peers and professional entrepreneurs from around campus, in an actual open kitchen. Why a kitchen? That's the place where things get made and new ideas are discovered.


Startup & Entrepreneur Networking - DC

6 - 8:30PM @Mindspace in DC by Entre

Entre is hosting a special event geared towards the startup community in Washington, DC.


GW Boot Camps Demo Day

6 - 8PM @WeWork in Arlington VA by The George Washington University

This event is designed for industry professionals, company partners, current boot camp students, alumni of the university, and those interested in becoming a partner.


MACH37 Launch Day

3 – 7PM @George Mason University Arlington Campus Van Metre Hall in Arlington VA by MACH37 & VentureScope

Here at MACH37 we aren't emphasizing demos anymore, we're focusing the culminating event of our accelerator cohort on the journey our startups have taken the last three months and the direction they're headed now. Join these companies as they launch on December 12th and identify ways to partner during their next stage of flight!

Open Entrepreneur Office Hours

10AM - 12PM EST @Harbor Launch at IMET in Columbus Center by Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology

Pro bono advising sessions every month for startups and aspiring life science and technology entrepreneurs.

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