UPCOMING EVENTS

Apr 24

PreFlight Session 2 Info Session

Want to build, evaluate, and optimize your entrepreneur ideas? PreFlight is the Nashville Entrepreneur Center's entrepreneurship course for early-stage entrepreneurs.

Join us to learn more about the EC's PreFlight program, with the second session running May 21-August 20. At this event you will have the opportunity to hear from PreFlight alum and the Program Director, John Murdock. If you are on the fence about the program or you've signed up and want to know what you've gotten yourself into, join us for this info session. We'll have a networking period, a panel of alumni and mentors and a chat about what the program involves.

PreFlight is 14-week program designed to empower early-stage entrepreneurs to build, evaluate, and optimize their startup concepts. The program consists of weekly classes on the entrepreneurial process, constant access to related online learning materials and access to the EC advisor program.

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May 01

PreFlight Pitch Night!

Join us as we celebrate the entrepreneurs graduating from PreFlight session 1 of 2018! On the evening of May 1, entrepreneurs from the class will pitch their business concepts to a panel of judges & a live audience at the Nashville Entrepreneur Center. Join us to watch the pitches, meet the entrepreneurs, & enjoy networking with other really cool people over food & drink.

Below is the agenda for the evening:

5:00-5:30: Check-in & networking 5:30-7:00: Welcome & Pitches 7:00-8:00: Networking/ Celebrating!

What is PreFlight?

PreFlight is the Nashville Entrepreneur Center’s premier educational program for entrepreneur’s with idea stage startups looking to create a foundation for launching their businesses. The next PreFlight begins on May 21!

More information at ec.co/preflight

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May 08

Member Lunchin and Learnin (May)

Lunch & Learn is an EC Member workshop series featuring community experts and EC partners who will discuss topics related to your entrepreneurial journey. Topics and speaker will be announced a week prior to the event. Stay tuned!

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May 09

EC Info Session (May 9th)

For those that have questions outside of ec.co/member, this is an opportunity to have a full understanding of the EC, and how to get plugged in. At the Info Session, you can expect us to cover:

  • Overview of EC amenities; Which membership level is best for you?
  • Advisors, education, and community; How do these programs benefit my business?
  • Workshop your idea; Does it have what it takes?

This session is free, but registration is required.

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May 21

PreFlight 2018: Session Two

PreFlight is the Nashville Entrepreneur Center’s premier educational program for entrepreneurs with idea stage startups looking to create a foundation for launching their businesses and receive an expedited evaluation of your idea. The program is open to startups from all industries. Session 2 will run from May 21-August 20.

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May 23

Diversity Breakthrough Training

Join The Nashville Entrepreneur Center for a Diversity Breakthrough Training hosted by the Culture Shift Team. This event has limited participant spots but is free for all EC members. We will offer this to our program alumni and Incubate Members first. After that we will offer the remaining spots to our CoWork Members.

Learning Objectives:

-Understand the relationship between diversity and trust

-Learn how diversity creates greater innovation and business growth

-Understand the importance of cultural agility

-Learn how to diagnose internal and external organizational cultures

-Craft a business case for diversity for your organization

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May 23

EC Info Session (May 23rd)

For those that have questions outside of ec.co/member, this is an opportunity to have a full understanding of the EC, and how to get plugged in. At the Info Session, you can expect us to cover:

  • Overview of EC amenities; Which membership level is best for you?
  • Advisors, education, and community; How do these programs benefit my business?
  • Workshop your idea; Does it have what it takes?

This session is free, but registration is required. Also, we will have our monthly community entrepreneurs happy hour following this info session. We hope you will join us!

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May 23

Community Happy Hour

Community Happy Hour, presented by Sherrard Roe Voigt & Harbison, is a networking happy hour event welcoming local creatives, entrepreneurs and leaders to connect and celebrate Nashville’s startup community. Each event will showcase an EC entrepreneur and the EC team will be available to welcome you and answer any questions. Beverages & snacks will be provided!

Interested in learning more about the EC? Prior to the Happy Hour, we will host our monthly EC Info Session from 4:30-5:30 pm, which will give you an opportunity to have a full understanding of the EC and how to get plugged in. Registration for the info session is included as an option when registering for this event.

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May 30

EC Workshop: When You Manage Your Time, Think Like an Investor

Time is one of our most precious assets. It’s impossible to store up, and easy to waste. Once it’s used, it’s gone, but invested wisely, our time can produce incredible returns!

In this workshop, we’ll take some lessons from the world of financial management and investment to create a strategy for making the best use of our time. Attendees will leave with clear goals for the use of their time, and a plan to monitor and improve their progress toward those goals.

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Jun 06

EC Info Session (June 6th)

For those that have questions outside of ec.co/member, this is an opportunity to have a full understanding of the EC, and how to get plugged in. At the Info Session, you can expect us to cover:

  • Overview of EC amenities; Which membership level is best for you?
  • Advisors, education, and community; How do these programs benefit my business?
  • Workshop your idea; Does it have what it takes?

This session is free, but registration is required.

Register here

Jun 12

Member Lunchin (June)

Member of the EC? Join us in the Learning Center for food and networking with your fellow members.

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