Test your mettle at HBS Tech Mic Night

December’s here, and that means a new season of opportunities to learn, grow and network with Boston’s tech and business communities. Check out any or all of the events below and enjoy the wealth of knowledge, expertise, and support the city has to offer.


Monday, Nov. 28: TECH Mic Night, hosted by Harvard Business School: Rock Center for Entrepreneurship, at Middlesex Lounge, 315 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge. 6-8 p.m. FREE. Register HERE.

If you’re an engineer, coder or tech hopeful of any kind, come out to Harvard Business School’s open mic night. You’ll get to pitch your venture ideas in 2-3 minutes to HBS MBAs, brainstorm and get valuable feedback. Relax with a fun food-and-drink mixer afterward.

Tuesday, Nov. 29: How To Organize & Fill Your Live Event, hosted by BostonSpeaks at WeWork South Station, 745 Atlantic Ave., Boston. 6-8 p.m. FREE. Register HERE.

Event organizing is an important part of startup growth, and it can be an intimidating, expensive and time-consuming task. Come join BostonSpeaks for a workshop on successful event preparation and promotion.

Wednesday, Nov. 30: Achieving Product Market Fit For StartUps, hosted by StartupCMO at WeWork South Station, 745 Atlantic Ave., 2nd Floor, Boston. 6-9 p.m. FREE. Register HERE.

Defining your market and targeting the customers in that market is a critical step for startup growers. StartupCMO is offering an interactive workshop for market problem solving and customer growth. Don’t miss it.

Thursday, Dec. 1: Designers + Geeks Boston Social Mixer December 2016, hosted by Designers + Geeks at Meadhall, 4 Cambridge Center, Cambridge. 7 p.m. FREE. Register HERE.

Tech lovers: Kick off December with a fun, laid-back cocktail party for the Boston tech, design, and art communities. Drinks, bites and knowledge sharing galore.

Friday, Dec. 2: Web 1.0 Conference at MIT Media Lab!, hosted by Amber Case at MIT Media Lab, 75 Amherst St., 4th Floor Atrium, Cambridge. Friday 6 p.m.-Saturday 7:30 p.m. FREE. Register HERE.

If website building interests you-as either a career or a hobby-stop by a two-day long web building event at MIT’s Media Lab. Create your own sites, collaborate with peers and get constructive feedback. Food provided.

Saturday, Dec. 3: NSBE Boston Emerging Tech Talks – “Interconnected World” hosted by NSBE Boston Professionals at Mass ART, 621 Huntington Ave., Boston. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. FREE. Register HERE.

Join NSBE Boston for brunch and a panel seminar on how tech development is shaping our professional and social world. The exciting speaker program includes experts in health care, art and consulting.

Sunday, Dec. 4: Health Holiday Recipes: The KITCHEN at the Boston Public Market, 100 Hanover St., Boston. 2:30-4:30 p.m. FREE. Register HERE.

Spend your Sunday unwinding and getting some healthy holiday recipe ideas at The KITCHEN. Cooking and meal planning can be stressful, especially if you’re making an effort to be health conscious. You’ll enjoy recipe demos, yummy taste tests and more.