Startup School & Bunker Brews | This Week at Capitol Post, Jun 11 – 15th
This week, we’re excited to welcome Bunker Labs leaders from around the country here to the DMV! Join us and welcome them at our Bunker Brews tomorrow night from 6 -8 PM at Provision No. 14. RSVP here.
And this week, we are also excited to welcome back our Managing Director of the Founders Program Seda Goff from her maternity leave!
Our Workshops/Events at Capitol Post.
Startup School – launches Wed, Jun 27th. Startup School is our 9-week program where veterans and their spouses can test their ideas, accelerate and build their businesses with expert thought leaders, mentors, and professionals. This program culminates with a pitch competition and a cash prize.
Workshops/Events from Partners (Local) – June.
Mon, Jun 11 – Thu, Jun 14. Veteran Entrepreneur Training Symposium, Williamsburg, VA.
Fri, Jun 15. Deadline to apply for the VABeachBio Innovation Challenge (focus on improving Veterans’ Health). Learn more and apply here.
Thu, Jun 14 & Fri, Jun 15. 2018 Virginia Women Veterans Summit, 9:00 – 3:00 pm, Hilton Mark Center, Alexandria. Invictus International Consulting, and Knight Point Systems; and judges Joe Fluet and Michele Kang), 6:00 pm, The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner.
Mon, Jun 25. The Alexandria SBDC and Visit Alexandria presents Alexandria Experiential Retail Summit, 8:30 – 11:00 AM, The Lyceum, Alexandria, Virginia.
This Friday, a few members of the DC Veterans in Residence Program will be presenting to Bunker Labs leaders from around the county.
Todd Vydareny, Stevens Business Solutions
Support Our Members.
HillVets. Know a veteran interested in policy and politics? HillVets is currently seeking applicants for the HillVets House Fellowship. You can learn more and apply for the fellowship at http://www.hillvets.org/
Armed Services Arts Partnership. Thu, Jun 14. Pride Open Mic, 7:00 PM, Dog Tag Bakery, Washington DC.
Local Resources & Programs (June)
SEST-701 – Hacking for Defense Solving National Security Issues with the Lean Launchpad
Congrats & In the News
Capitol Post is wrapping up its search for great summer interns tomorrow. Learn more and apply here.
Quote of the Week.
“Optimism generates hope…hope releases dreams…dreams set goals…enthusiasm follows” – Martin Seligman
See you Thursday night at our Bunker Brews and come out and meet some great veterans and entrepreneurs from around the country! RSVP here.