Join fellow entrepreneurs, nerds, geeks, hackers, foodies, and creatives from the Midwest in an 8-day celebration of innovation and entrepreneurship.

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Thu, Aug 16, 2018

Fri, Aug 17, 2018

Sat, Aug 18, 2018

Sun, Aug 19, 2018

Parentpreneur Ice Cream Social

Hosted by SupraNet Communications, Zendesk and Matrix Coworking

Sponsored by: SupraNet Communications
Sponsored by: Zendesk
Sponsored by: Matrix Coworking
What do parenting and running a business have in common? MULTITASKING! We would like to invite you to a family-focused, all-ages networking event. You heard us! Family time + Business networking! Are you an entrepreneur or business owner looking to meet other business professionals who seek work/family balance? So are we! And we have noticed a significant gap in the support network. Our goal is to foster a startup ecosystem...

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Henry Vilas Zoo

  • family
  • networking
  • Social
  • entrepreneur
Parentpreneur Ice Cream Social!

Mon, Aug 20, 2018

Tue, Aug 21, 2018

FTC: Kids FTC Programming

Hosted by Zendesk

Ticket includes snack, lunch, and ice cream break. Parents are welcome to stop by during the day, or pick up at 3:30 pm. Age Range: 8 - 12 years old Program Agenda: 10am - 12pm: Bot Squad with the Girl Scouts : Robots! Need we say more? Discover how to program robots to do your bidding! J/K :) Use the latest bot tech to make the world a better place, working with a partner...

10:00 am – 3:30 pm

UW Memorial Union

FTC: Kids FTC Programming!

FTC: Pop Up Preschool Sessions

Hosted by Treehouse Programs

Treehouse Programs is a new division of The Seventeenth Radish, a locally owned preschool and drop-in childcare program. Our two area facilities offer flexible, part time activities and drop-in childcare with a science focus. Treehouse Programs is now taking the fun, hands-on programming that we are known for on the road and hosting Pop Ups at events, senior centers, coffee shops, corporate facilities and more! Age Range: 4 - 10 years old...

8:30 am – 2:30 pm

UW Memorial Union

  • preschool
  • education
FTC: Pop Up Preschool Sessions

Wed, Aug 22, 2018

Thu, Aug 23, 2018