Events

Jun
9
Tue
Quality for the Machine Shop Class at FRCC @ FRCC Advanced Technology Center
Jun 9 @ 6:00 pm – Dec 7 @ 9:00 pm
Quality for the Machine Shop Class at FRCC @ FRCC Advanced Technology Center | Longmont | Colorado | United States

Quality for the Machine Shop Class at FRCC
Hours: 80 total
Date: June 9 – August 6, 2015 and October 5 – December 7, 2015
Two evenings per week from 6-9pm and Saturdays 1-5pm
Event Location: FRCC Advanced Technology Center
Address: 2120 Miller Drive, Longmont, CO 80501, USA
Event Register Link:
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Jul
22
Wed
Official TechrIoT Launch Event @ CU South Denver Campus
Jul 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Official TechrIoT Launch Event @ CU South Denver Campus | Parker | Colorado | United States

Official TechrIoT Launch Event
Date: July 22, 2015
Time: 5pm-7pm
Event Location: CU South Denver Campus
Address: 10035 Peoria Street, Parker, CO 80134, USA
Event Register Link:
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techrIoT is a Colorado-based community of Internet of Things (IoT) entrepreneurs, executives, manufacturers, investors, engineers, suppliers and academics. Together, we’re collaborating to enhance speed to market for innovative new IoT products and services and convening Colorado’s ecosystem of resources for ground-breaking companies.

You’ve read about our community in the Denver Post, please join us to celebrate the Official TechrIoT Launch Event!

After the amazing response to last month’s inaugural meetup featuring Machine Shop, we’ve decided to dial things up a bit. We’re thrilled to announce our next event, the Official TechrIoT Launch, featuring a keynote from national Internet of Things (IoT) thought leader Tia Cassett of Qualcomm, sponsored by NXP Semiconductors.

This exciting event is graciously hosted by the University of Colorado South Denver and will take place in the University’s cutting-edge Theater, boasting a mammoth, 60-by-45 screen and DTS digital surround sound, RealD 3D Technology delivering a stunningly realistic and fully immersive entertainment experience.

About Tia Cassett:

Tia oversees Qualcomm’s embedded computing business, enabling new markets with select Snapdragon processors. In this role she is responsible for the creation, development, and distribution of the Snapdragon development platforms (DragonBoardTM and Mobile Development Platforms,) which today enable a broad entrepreneurial ecosystem around Snapdragon. Tia has more than 24 years of experience in the wireless industry, 18 years of that at Qualcomm.

Jul
27
Mon
M2: Manufacturing Growth & Investor Conference @ Tivoli Student Union - Auraria Campus
Jul 27 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
M2: Manufacturing Growth & Investor Conference @ Tivoli Student Union - Auraria Campus | Denver | Colorado | United States

M2: Manufacturing Growth & Investor Conference
Date: July 27, 2015
Event Location: Tivoli Student Union | Auraria Campus | Denver
Address: 900 Auraria Parkway, Denver, CO 80204
Event Register Link:
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Description:

M2 is the First Event of its Kind…

An investor conference conceived to help manufacturing and supply-chain companies identify new opportunities and evaluate investment options to fund growth.

Companies will hear from business leaders about factors shaping company valuations, challenges associated with family-owned businesses, mergers and acquisitions, exits and succession planning.

Lenders and investors will also provide an update regarding debt and equity markets, and importantly, non-traditional methods manufacturers should evaluate to creatively fund their companies.

 

M2 is a MUST-ATTEND for…

Manufacturers of all sizes evaluating financing options or preparing a company for growth, sale, succession, or M&A

Family-owned companies and others wanting to learn more about the impact and implications of equity financing

Companies in high-growth sectors like food and beverage, aerospace, medical and bioscience, consumer-product manufacturing, ag-tech and others.

Investment professionals intent on learning about manufacturing. Space is limited. Don’t WAIT!

M2 is the first investor conference CONCEIVED FOR MANUFACTURERS! A 5-to-1 ratio of companies to service businesses will be maintained to ensure a comfortable learning environment for all attendees.

 

1:00-2:15

The Manufacturing Opportunity: Industry and Supply Chain in Transition
Powerful trends undergird a broad-based manufacturing surge. Leaders in growth sectors like energy, food and beverage, aerospace, consumer product and contract manufacturing discuss where opportunity is materializing and how companies can align operations to pursue growth.


2:30-4:00

Creative Financing for Growth Companies
Business leaders, senior lenders and investors discuss creative funding approaches for manufacturing businesses in various business cycles, and explore what companies should be doing to build investment value. A must-attend for manufacturers funding growth or considering mergers and acquisitions, succession or sale. This session is comprised of two moderated panel discussions featuring industry and financial voices.


4:00-5:00

Company Presentations and One-on-One Meetings
Companies actively seeking financing will have the opportunity to meet directly with the investors of their choice at the conference. These meetings will be pre-scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis.


4:15-6:00

Keynote and Reception


 

Registration

$69 – Manufacturing & Related Executives

$129 – Invited Business & Service Professionals

$495 – Investment Professionals

Aug
17
Mon
Mastercam X8 Class at FRCC @ FRCC Advanced Technology Center
Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – Sep 21 @ 9:00 pm
Mastercam X8 Class at FRCC @ FRCC Advanced Technology Center | Longmont | Colorado | United States

Mastercam X8 Class at FRCC
Hours: 30 total
Date: August 17 – September 21, 2015
Event Location: FRCC Advanced Technology Center
Address: 2120 Miller Drive, Longmont, CO 80501, USA
Event Register Link:
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Nov
7
Sat
Specialized and Multi-Axis Machining/5-Axis Mill Class at FRCC @ FRCC Advanced Technology Center
Nov 7 @ 6:00 pm – Jan 23 @ 9:00 pm
Specialized and Multi-Axis Machining/5-Axis Mill Class at FRCC @ FRCC Advanced Technology Center | Longmont | Colorado | United States

Specialized and Multi-Axis Machining/5-Axis Mill Class at FRCC
Hours: 90 total, including Mastercam programming, set up and operations
Date: November 7, 2015 – January 23, 2016
Event Location: FRCC Advanced Technology Center
Address: 2120 Miller Drive, Longmont, CO 80501, USA
Event Register Link:
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