PUBLIC EVENTS AT THE INNOVATION HUB
Upcoming Hub Events
Work for Yourself@50+
Thursday, February 7, 2019
Work for Yourself@50+ is a comprehensive program to help you learn about self-employment and make the decisions that are right for you. In this
3rd Friday Art Walk
Friday, February 15th
Each month we feature art making through activities, featured artists, exhibitions, a maker market, and tours of the Innovation Hub. The event is open to all ages.
2/15: For February we will be featuring Hub Maker, Christine Guenard, who is a printmaker (inkandspirals.com). Her artwork will be exhibited in the Hub from February 15–March 11.
Remix: Battle of the Pitch Competition
Friday, February 22nd
At Remix, our mission is to build a socially conscious start-up ecosystem that helps to increase the number of successful Black entrepreneurs.
Black Women in Business Panel Discussion
Day and time: Thursday, 6pm
Date: Feb 28
You are invited to Black Women in Business: an evening highlighting women entrepreneurs of color in Arkansas.
This event is third in the Arkansas Women in Business panel discussion series and is hosted by Local First Arkansas and the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub, with support from the Women’s Foundation of Arkansas and Culturally Connected Communications.
The purpose of this event is to explore and celebrate the landscape of Black Women in Business and entrepreneurship in Arkansas. The panelists will inspire and encourage the audience through discussion of the challenges, opportunities, and support for women entrepreneurs, and women in all levels of business.
The discussion will be moderated by Patricia Nunn Brown. Mrs. Brown serves as the Director of the Women & Minority Owned Business division at the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, where she is tasked with promoting the growth and sustainability of women and minority owned businesses by providing them with real world technical and professional assistance, certification, procurement, networking, capital, and contracting opportunities.
Panelists will be announced closer to the event. Refreshments will be served beginning at 5:30pm and the discussion begins at 6:00PM.
This free event will be limited to 225 attendees and is expected to sell out. Tickets will be required for entry and can be
reserved for free in advance:
Monday – Friday: 8 am – 8 pm
Saturday: 10 am – 6 pm