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We're starting out this week with exclusive access for the BEACON community! 

Join us in VIP at the Local First Awards, learn how to blend tech + social impact at the Public Good App House, connect with entrepreneurs and business professionals at ForoMET, then tackle your venture's toughest challenges with a design sprint workshop! 
NOVEMBER 9TH | 6:30-10PM | BLIND WHINO SW ARTS CLUB

Celebrate the makers, entrepreneurs, and businesses who make DC unique, and who create positive impact across the city.

Join Think Local First DC for the Inaugural 2017 Local First Awards.

Think Local First advocates for local economy leaders, and addresses economic, environmental, racial, and social equity so everyone can enjoy shared progress in our rapidly changing city. As a way of saying thank you for your contributions to the city we all love, Think Local First is offering a limited number of VIP tickets to Beacon.

Since Think Local First DC has existed for 11 years so we thought it was only appropriate to offer these exclusive tickets to you for $11.


Click here and use promo code: 11Years
November 13-15th | Various Locations in DC

Interested in how technology can solve the world’s pressing problems? Register to attend The Public Good App House: Festival of the Americas.

This FREE event brings technologists and engaged community activists together for app demos, hands-on workshops, discussions and lectures focused on public good technology.

Learn more about the #PublicGoodAppHouse and register here
November 13th | 4-8pm
AT&T Forum for Technology, Entertainment & Policy


In celebration of International Women's Entrepreneurship Day (Nov 19th), BEACON is thrilled to partner with MET Community and IE Business School to host the second annual FOROMET-DC
The event will feature a pitch competition among women-led startups, networking opportunities, and engaging discussions.

Click here to learn more and register for this free event
November 18th | 1-5pm | WeWork SE

In celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week,
Create& will host a "Intro to Design Sprints" workshop where participants will learn the five-step innovation framework inspired by Google Ventures and refined to include elements of improv, storytelling, and equity-centered design. This hands-on workshop is offered exclusively to BEACON community members for 40% off. 

 
Click here to learn more + enter promo code: BeaconDC40
Interested in partnering with BEACON to collaborate on innovative programming or amplify your resource for women entrepreneurs?

Submit a partnership request form today!





 
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