Sector Mash

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:30pm to 9:30pm
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Where Innovators in Technology Meet Innovators in Art

PRESENTED BY: CODE FOR BTV & UVM OVPR

Code for BTV and UVM Vice President for Research Office present a night of discovery and networking, bringing Vermont’s tech and arts communities together to learn about resources, technologies that spark the arts, and each other! Artists, technologists, and entrepreneurs: Come for demos introducing artists to new technologies and creative outlets; lighting talks from organizations that support creativity and innovation (aka the Community of Opportunity); and a mixer with live music at The South End Arts & Innovation District’s cultural headquarters.

Sector Mash will be presented in three acts – drop in for one, or stay for the entire evening!

4:30–6pm: Technology Demonstrations for the Creative Community
Big Heavy World, 404 Pine Street, 4:30pm-6:00pm, Free, All-Ages
Experience new technologies and generate your own ideas for how to apply them in your creative work or business! Featuring virtual reality and other demonstrations curated by Community of Opportunity participants. Light fare/hors d’oeuvres served.

6–7:30pm: Community of Opportunity: Lightning talks from resources for innovators
Arts Riot, 400 Pine Street, 6pm-7:30pm, Free, All Ages
Organizations describe the resources they offer to inspire and empower our innovation community, in three minutes or less! Artists, inventors, technologists, makers and entrepreneurs will learn about resources that help you achieve your unique vision. Cash bar. Presenters include BTV Ignite, Code for BTV, UVM Vice President for Research Office, {more pending}

7:30–9:30pm: Meetup of Meetups + Live Music at Arts Riot
Arts Riot, 7:30pm-9:30pm, Free, All-Ages
Following the Community of Opportunity presentations the event shifts to a social networking opportunity of historic proportions, with technology, arts and entrepreneur meetups from throughout the region gathering to make connections and enjoy the company of their lively creative and business community. Cash bar.

Sponsored by
Big Heavy World 
105.9FM The Radiator
BTV Ignite
Vermont Creative Network

For more information about the Sector Mash event:
info@codeforbtv.org

Event Location

Code for BTV
404 Pine St
Burlington, VT 05401