TechSparks: Pitchfest & Entrepreneur Mixer
Wednesday, February 15, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Cross Campus, 87 N Raymond Ave, Pasadena, CA

Coming up with an idea for a tech startup is one thing. However, getting investors to believe in your idea and give you money is an entirely different story. The Pitchfest is a collaborative session for entrepreneurs and startups to practice and refine their pitch and create a positive first impression. Buy Your Tickets Now!

Innovate Pasadena Living in Space Meetup
Thursday, February 16, 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Cross Campus, 87 N Raymond Ave, Pasadena, CA

A monthly event to encourage cross-pollination of ideas amongst designers, engineers, artists and thinkers that are interested in all aspects of becoming a spacefaring civilization. RSVP

Speed Networking with FCM’s very own Christy and Alec
Friday, February 17, 8:15 am to 9:30 am
Cross Campus, 87 N Raymond Ave, Pasadena, CA

This structured networking event will allow you to meet new professional and personal contacts and establish a basis for future collaboration in an exciting format. If you are new to the format of speed networking don’t worry – we’ll have suggestions as to how to start, what to talk about, and how to follow up afterwards. RSVP




How to Gain Traction & Marketshare
Tuesday, February 21, 6:15 pm to 8:00 pm
Products to Profits, 177 E. Colorado Blvd, Suite 200, Pasadena, CA

Avoid the 3 massive mistakes entrepreneurs make that keep them frustrated with inconsistent income & boom-and-bust cycles. Join us for a fun interactive session. RSVP

SDDG Kickoff Meetup/Unconference-style
Tuesday, February 21, 6:30 pm
Supplyframe, 61 S Fair Oaks Avenue, Suite 200, Pasadena, CA

This is the inaugural meetup, so the structure will be quite informal. Bring your ideas, projects, questions, discussion topics… Anything from the areas of research, engineering and creative tech. RSVP

MORNING GRIND presents Author Skip Jennings’ Transformational Series
Wednesday, February 22, 8:00 am to 9:30 am
EpicSpaces Co-Working, 680 E. Colorado Blvd., Suite 180, Pasadena, CA

Transformational Series Topic 2: Mindful eating for professional and busy lives. RSVP

Password Hacking & Protecting Your Login
Wednesday, February 22, 6:00 pm
ADP Innovation Center, 55 South Lake, Pasadena, CA

Password hacking, or credential theft is often the easiest and most widely used techniques by adversaries/blackhats. Our panel of experts will be sharing on how each person can better protect their accounts and leverage all of the security your favorite websites and services can provide! RSVP

Pasadena Entrepreneurs’­ Mastermind Meetup
Wednesday, February 22, 6:15 pm to 8:00 pm
Goldstar Events, 141 S. Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA

Only those who’ve been in a Mastermind session know how powerful a Mastermind session is. And when you apply that power to the energy and imagination of entrepreneurs, it can be truly awesome. If you’re an entrepreneur, potential entrepreneur or someone with experience to share, you’re going to love this meetup. Spaces will be limited and probably book up. RSVP NOW!

David Prober – Using Fish to Understand How and Why We Sleep
Wednesday, February 22, 8:00 pm
Caltech Beckman Auditorium, 1200 E California Blvd, Pasadena, CA

People can reject food, abstain from sex, and control their thirst, but they cannot keep from falling asleep. And yet, despite this irresistible drive, the fact that we spend a third of our lives asleep, and the prevalence of sleep disorders, we know remarkably little about why we sleep or how sleep is regulated. LEARN MORE

Infosec Syndicate Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, February 22, 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Peet’s Coffee, 605 S. Lake Avenue, Pasadena, CA

We cover the latest in security issues and give presentations created by our own members. RSVP

Hackaday LA February Meetup
Thursday, February 23, 6:00 pm
Supplyframe Design Lab, 30 E Del Mar Blvd, Pasadena, CA

Save the date! Learn more!




NASA Management Office (NMO)/JPL, City of Pasadena and the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce Women Owned Small Business Industry Day
March 7, 7:30 am to 1:00 pm
Pasadena Convention Center, 300 East Green Street, Pasadena, CA

The Industry Day will provide attendees with information on doing business with the City of Pasadena, NASA Centers, large businesses and government agencies.  Although this event will highlight programs and services for the WOSB community, all businesses are welcome to attend. Register Now!

UXPALA Welcomes Jared Spool to Los Angeles!
Thursday, March 9, 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm
ADP Innovation Center, 55 South Lake, Pasadena, CA

Jared Spool is probably the most effective and knowledgeable communicator on the subject usability. He’s been working in the field of usability and design since 1978, before the term “usability” was ever associated with computers. Buy Your Tickets Now!