On Tap: Dallas Startup Career Fair, CodeDay Dallas, and Pitchocracy

Editor's Picks of events for the week of Nov. 10 - 17.


Editor’s Picks of events for the week of Nov. 10 – 17.

Thursday, Nov. 10

2ND ANNUAL DISRUPTCRE DALLAS – FORT WORTH — Noon to 6 p.m. at Bank of America Plaza, 70th floor, 901 Main St., in Dallas. Showcasing the best and brightest ideas from the most innovative minds in technology and commercial real estate. We bridge the gap between the built environment and technological innovation. Meet the entrepreneurs behind the companies who are at the forefront of the CREtech movement. Our panels explore how technology is facilitating the changes in the future of investing, developing, managing, leasing, buying, selling, & financing commercial properties. Tickets range from $99- 149. Go here to purchase tickets.

3D PRINTING MEET & GREET — 5 to 8 p.m. at Legal Draft Beer Co., 500 E. Division St., Arlington. Network and learn tips from 3D printing experts at this free Meet & Greet. Attendees will also get a tour of the brewery. To learn more, visit the event page

NETWORK AND SOCIAL DALLAS — 6 to 9 p.m. at The Fairmont Hotel, Pyramid Bar, 1717 North Akard St., in Dallas. This event is an opportunity for professionals to grow their networks and improve social skills. Enjoy cocktails and appetizers while interacting with over 35 industries. Tickets start at $10. For more information, go here

TECH TITANS: HEALTH & CYBER SECURITY FORUM — 3:15 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, 2200 N. Pearl St., in Dallas. This event is $15 for members and $30 for non-members. The forum will include an interactive discussion on cyber insecurity in healthcare, possible solutions, and how cyber attacks will evolve. Register here.

Friday, Nov. 11

FORT WORTH MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND HISTORY PRESENTS SCIENCE ON TAP — 6 to 10 p.m. at Fort Worth Museum of Science & History, 1600 Gendy St, in Fort Worth. This event will offer live music, teach the latest in 3D printing with PolyPrinter, host live chats with intriguing speakers, explore chemical reactions, and offer a cash bar with great food. Must be 21 or over with valid ID. Tickets begin at $15. For more information, go here

DALLAS STARTUP CAREER FAIR — Noon to 4 p.m. at Tech Wildcatters, 211 North Ervay St., Suite 200, in Dallas. This event s free to job seekers and is the biggest startup career fair in Dallas. Attendees should bring their resume, job descriptions, business cards, and an open mind. Positions will range from internships to full-time. Go here to register.

Saturday, Nov. 12

YOUTH BUSINESS EXPO 2016 — 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center, 2922 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, in Dallas. This event will offer young entrepreneurs between the ages of 12 to 19 tips on marketing, customer service, public relations, and marketing. Tickets are $25. For more information, visit the event page

TEXAS TAIWANESE BIOTECHNOLOGY SYMPOSIUM — 1:30 a.m. to 7:50 p.m. and Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the UT Southwestern Medical Center’s Excellence in Education Foundation Auditorium, 6000 Harry Hines Blvd, in Dallas. The symposium will facilitate intellectual conversation and networking among young Taiwanese biomedical scientists, and spur career development in the US and Taiwan. Tickets for this event are $20. Register here.

CODEDAY DALLAS AT THE GROVE — Starts at Noon and continues through noon Sunday at The Grove, Dallas, 501 Elm St., Suite 450, in downtown Dallas. Student programmers and artists will meet to build games and apps. All levels of experience are welcome. Tickets are $20 per person. For more information or to register, go here

Sunday, Nov. 13

WAVE BEADED BRACELET — 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. at Dallas Makerspace, 1825 Monetary Lane, Suite 104, in Carrollton. At this free event, you will be taught how to create a wave beaded bracelet, which will be great for holiday gifts. A $10 supply fee will be collected in class. For more information or to make reservations, visit the event page

DECKS IN THE PARK: OAK CLIFF EDITION — 2 to 10 p.m. at The Foundry Bar, 2303 Pittman St., in Dallas. This brunch event will have special guests as old school DJ’s. Dogs are allowed to the event, and you must be 21 or over to enter. Tickets start at $10. For more information, visit the event page

Tuesday, Nov. 15

THE DALLAS FESTIVAL OF IDEAS FORUM, THE PHYSICAL CITY — 6 to 8 p.m. at AIA Dallas, 1909 Woodall Rogers Freeway, in Dallas. Community Forum will discuss how the city was built in ways that have kept groups separate by race and income, as well as ideas for creating spaces that bring people together. Light refreshments will be provided. Check-in starts at 6 p.m., forum starts at 6:30 p.m. Free. Go here for more information.

Wednesday, Nov. 16

HEALTH WILDCATTERS PITCH DAY 2016 — 2:30 to 5 p.m. at the Majestic Theater, 1925 Elm St., in Dallas. In this event, different companies will showcase and pitch their businesses. There will be a chance to network during the presentations, and a Pitch Day After Party will be held next door at 1910 Pacific, 20th floor. Tickets start at $10. For more information, go here

PITCHOCRACY: A PITCH COMPETITION FOR THE PEOPLE — 6 to 8:30 p.m. at Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, L.L.P, 901 Main St. Suite 5500, in Dallas. In this free event, a competition will be held against the top startups. The winner will receive a grand prize of a 6-month DEC membership and entry to the Tech Wildcatters class of 2017. For more information, go here

2016 HEART OF DALLAS FAST PITCH — 6:30 to 10 p.m. at 2803 Taylor St., in Dallas. This nonprofit event is for the Heart of Dallas Young Professionals. Finalists presented an on-stage performance to pitch why their organization deserved the grant. This year Dallas Stars Captain Jamie Benn will receive the grant. Tickets start at $25. For more information, visit the event page

Thursday, Nov. 17

WOMEN FIRSTS BREAKFAST PANEL — 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. at Park City Club, 5956 Sherry Lane, No. 1700 in Dallas. IGNITE Texas and Step Up are partnering to co-sponsor this event. On the panel are  Margaret Keliher, Helen Giddings, B. Diane Buteler, executive chairman of Dallas-based Butler Burgher Group, and Noelle LeVeaux, chief marketing officer at Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau. To register and get tickets, go here.

BEATS BY HER — 7 to 10 p.m. at the House of Blues inside the iconic Foundation Room, 2200 N Lamar St., in Dallas. This event’s mission is to impact and inspire young talented women who want to make a difference and follow their dreams in the Dallas music scene. This event will host interviews, photo shoots, and a chance to perform on stage. Tickets start at $25. For more information, visit the event page.  

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