Building Community and a Rock Star Business

Station 2 Innovation 912 7th Ave East, Bradenton, FL

Join Katie Krimitsos as she explains how to build a community around your brand and shows us how she built a rockstar business.

Techniques & Adventures of Reorienting Reinventing Yourself in Publishing

Station 2 Innovation 912 7th Ave East, Bradenton, FL

Join Entrepreneurs and Startups - Networking, Education & Events on Tuesday February 23rd for Jeff Orenstein's informative talk around the ideas, techniques and adventures of re-orienting and reinventing himself in his still-evolving transition from professor to magazine publisher/book author to self-syndicated travel writer. Do you have ideas you'd like to share from your career and […]

The Entrepreneurial Mindset

Libby's Cafe + Bar 1917 S Osprey Ave, Sarasota, FL

Gain new insights into entrepreneurship from local business leader and restaurateur, Steve Seidensticker.

BarCamp After Hours at Pub32

Pub 32 Irish Gastropub 8383 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL

Join us for a great evening with no agenda, just awesome, cool people from the Bradenton & Sarasota area and interesting conversations.

Souper Tuesday Lunch-n-Learn with Peter Nealis on Funding Basics

Station 2 Innovation 912 7th Ave East, Bradenton, FL

Welcome to Souper Tuesday! This week we’re featuring Peter Nealis where he discusses Funding Basics. We feature informative and exciting events handpicked from the area’s best and brightest, all of which will propel your skills and businesses forward.

Network & Learn – So, You Want Diversity in Tech?

Station 2 Innovation 912 7th Ave East, Bradenton, FL

Join Station 2 Innovation and Women in Linux for great insights and a series of practical steps that will help the tech industry's goal of greater diversification.

Get Out the Vote – Half Cent Sales Tax Informational Luncheon

Manatee Chamber of Commerce Lakewood Ranch Office at the McClure Center 4215 Concept Ct, Bradenton, FL

Come hear from two past Chairmen of the Manatee Chamber's Board of Directors - Mac Carraway and John Horne - about the upcoming referendums

SRQHacks Hackathon

This October, the Education Foundation of Sarasota County, Inc. launches SRQHacks, a hackathon for underserved Sarasota County students!

Network & Learn – The Power of Embracing Risk: One Woman’s Journey

Station 2 Innovation 912 7th Ave East, Bradenton, FL

Ann Roggero joins us at Station 2 Innovation on October 18th for a Network & Learn session exploring her journey of embracing risk. Women often shy away from risk which keeps them from investing in businesses and themselves. Not Ann Roggero. She is a powerful woman who has made a spectacular life journey out of […]

Network and Learn – Data Science and Your Business: Uncover Hidden Value

Station 2 Innovation 912 7th Ave East, Bradenton, FL

Erin Craig, Senior Developer at Wolfram and a Graduate Student in Data Science at New College of Florida, comes to Station 2 Innovation to discuss advances and uses of data science in business. The applications for its use are many, but how can you leverage data science in you endeavor? What sort of business intelligence […]

Women in Data Sciences (WiDS) Conference

New College of Florida 5800 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota, FL

Sarasota’s Women in Data Science Conference is part of a worldwide event led by Stanford University and held locally at New College of Florida.

$10 – $30

3.0 Leaders Innovation & Investment Conference 2017

Manatee Performing Arts Center 502 3rd Ave W, Bradenton, FL

3.0 Leaders provides a platform for leaders to discuss new ideas and evaluate emerging trends. A gathering of bright, bold, creative people passionate about life, the 3.0 environment is rich with energy, ideas and the ability and desire to move forward and to participate in solution discovery.

$85 – $595

A Brewer’s Tour with Evan Ekasala

JDub's Brewing Company & Tap Room 1215 Mango Ave, Sarasota, FL

Join us for a tour led by our Lead Brewer, Evan Ekasala, on the third Monday of each month starting at 6pm. Tour spots are limited to 10 spots - claim yours today!

2017 SRQHacks Hackathon

Ringling College of Art and Design 2700 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL

Students connect with mentors from the Technology, Design and Business industries to brainstorm and create a mobile app and business plan that addresses a community issue.

YPG Common Grounds with Hagen Brody

Bravo Coastal Bar & Kitchen Sarasota, FL

Join us Thursday, November 2nd for our first Common Grounds event! We'll be talking with Hagen Brody, Sarasota City Commissioner at-Large about the importance of young professionals engagement in our local government, what's happening in the City of Sarasota, and how you can get involved in a meaningful way.

Engage Sarasota: Constitutional Officers & Sheriff

Sarasota County Sheriff's Office 2071 Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, FL

Take this occasion to get to know the Sarasota Property Appraiser, Clerk of the Court, Sarasota Tax Collector, Sarasota County (FL) Sheriff's Office, Public Defender, State Attorney and Sarasota County Supervisor of Elections, and all they do. Come prepared with your questions!

Shumaker Chamber U: Millennials in the Workplace

Greater Sarasota Chamber 1945 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota, FL

In this interactive presentation based on science, we will decode the mind and heart of the Millennial. You will discover how you, and others, think, feel and act, and why you make the choices and decisions you do. You will learn how to immediately identify and address the challenges that disrupt productive communication and negatively impact productivity and profitability.

Shumaker Chamber U: Success Principles

Greater Sarasota Chamber 1945 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota, FL

Join local success expert Michael J. Kline, Certified Jack Canfield Trainer & Protégé to discover the Success Principles used to help CEO's, fortune 500 companies, celebrities, athletes, and everyday people around the world propel themselves to incredible levels of personal success.

Sarasota County is Open for Business – County Expert Panel

Frances T Bourne Jacaranda Public Library 4143 Woodmere Park Blvd, Venice, FL

It is a great opportunity to meet with county representatives in person and get answers to common small business questions. The workshop is free and open to the public for online registration.

Engage Sarasota: Medical Care

Sarasota Memorial Health Care System 1700 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL

Here is your opportunity to find out about our local facilities, the future of health care as well as each hospital’s specialties.

CreateSRQ Juried Art Show

Ringling College of Art and Design 2700 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL

The Education Foundation of Sarasota County will host the annual show with over 250 art works on display from Sarasota County high school students.

YPG Common Grounds with Ron Turner

Greater Sarasota Chamber 1945 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota, FL

We'll be talking with Ron Turner, Sarasota County Supervisor of Elections about voting, the importance of the young professional voice in local elections, and how you can make a difference in voter turnout.

The Art Music Connection – Art Music Lecture by Bill Buchman

Art Center Sarasota 707 N Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL

In addition to playing various instruments and using various drawing and painting techniques and media to demystify this subject, Bill will show key artworks that illustrate these relationships.

Chamber University: Email Marketing

Greater Sarasota Chamber 1945 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota, FL

An email marketing list has tremendous potential value, the value that won’t likely be tapped by doing the same old thing, or not taking action on it.

2018 Annual Chamber Breakfast

The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota 1111 Ritz Carlton Dr, Sarasota, FL

The Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce will be hosting it's 98th Annual Chamber Breakfast on Friday, February 16th at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota.

Chamber University: Cyber Security

Greater Sarasota Chamber 1945 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota, FL

Join David Cooper, CEO of Iviry Professional IT Management as he presents to us the importance of Cyber Security in this here, rapidly growing, digital age we live in.

Chamber U: Recruit & Retain Talent

Greater Sarasota Chamber 1945 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota, FL

Come hear licensed Brown and Brown Employee Benefit Consultants, Jackie Rittenhouse and Edward James shed light on the advantages of having a strong benefits package for your valued employees.