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Make Haven
Mar 25 2021 - 6:30pm
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We see amazing ideas at MakeHaven every day. Being able to make a good pitch for your idea can make the difference that gains allies and wins funding. We want to help inventors and entrepreneurs find their voice and practice to compete in larger pitch competitions the Entrepreneur Innovation Awards. To this end we are hosting an online pitch competition for the extended MakeHaven community. We invite anyone with an invention, creative work, or idea that can become a business to participate.

Make Haven
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Do you have an idea of a small business or invention you want to turn into a startup? Being able to make a good pitch for your idea can make the difference that gains allies and wins funding.  There are many tips and tricks to developing a good pitch that the early entrepreneur is not likely to know. 

In this session Richard Guha will break down the elements of a wining pitch. This will be followed by a questions and answers session with Richard.

 

Make Haven
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In this hands-on workshop, you will create your own agar art using live microbes.  Participants will create agar art by painting with microbes and learn how to use traditional biology lab techniques with artistic tools. Before the experience you watch a video giving basic instruction of how to use the tools.

You will be assigned to one of four half-hour “painting” sessions to come and painton February 23; sessions scheduled to limit participant occupancy.

Kate Cebik
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Join Co-Director of Collab Caroline Smith for an info session to learn all about what Collab's Fall Accellerator could mean to you and your future.

The Collab Accelerator is a 11-week program for entrepreneurs who want to create positive change in their communities by building unique businesses and organizations. 

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Colin will demonstrate what hehas learned about 3d design in Blender (free, open source, 3D design software). He will make a photo realitic rendering of a towel that was made using zero actual modelling, but instead uses physics to drop a cloth and then particle simulation to render the little fibers.

 

 

Kate Cebik
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Calling all tailors, seamstresses, seamsters, sewists, needle masters, anyone who sews – now is your moment! We are coordinating efforts to sew COVID-19 protection masks for organizations in need. We have requests for hundreds already.

On Saturdays we gather to address questions and problems and troubleshoot difficulties. Come in to ask questions or offer your experience and advice to those with questions. Together we do better! 

 

Some links:

Rectangle pocket video (simpler, can hold surgical mask)

Kate Cebik
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Calling all tailors, seamstresses, seamsters, sewists, needle masters, anyone who sews – now is your moment! We are coordinating efforts to sew COVID-19 protection masks for organizations in need. We have requests for hundreds already.

On Saturdays we gather to address questions and problems and troubleshoot difficulties. Come in to ask questions or offer your experience and advice to those with questions. Together we do better! 

 

Some links:

Rectangle pocket video (simpler, can hold surgical mask)

Make Haven
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The U.S. Department of Energy, National Science Foundation, U.S. Department of Homeland Security are collaborating to create a Civic Innovation Challenge. Stage 1 entry must be submitted by July 1, 2020. Winners will have budgets of up to $50,000 to test out their proposal. 

This New Haven online ideation session is focused on the track -- COMMUNITIES AND MOBILITY - Offering Better Mobility Options to Solve the Spatial Mismatch Between Housing Affordability and Jobs.

 

Make Haven
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This is an online interactive session

 

The U.S. Department of Energy, National Science Foundation, U.S. Department of Homeland Security are collaborating to create a Civic Innovation Challenge. Stage 1 entry must be submitted by July 1, 2020. Winners will have budgets of up to $50,000 to test out their proposal. 

Kate Cebik
Free Registration Required

Calling all tailors, seamstresses, seamsters, sewists, needle masters, anyone who sews – now is your moment! We are coordinating efforts to sew COVID-19 protection masks for organizations in need. We have requests for hundreds already.

On Wednesdays we will be gathering to check in, share tricks and tips, and motivate each other. 

 

Some links:

Rectangle pocket video (simpler, can hold surgical mask)