COgro LABS Soft Launch

Blacksburg, Virginia

COgro LABS Soft Launch and Info Session Join us for an info session with VTCRC President and CEO Brett Malone and Sally Allain of JLABS on March 30, 2023. Space Rabbit Coffee will be available along with a light breakfast in the COgro kitchen. Tour our NEW proof of concept lab facilities before anyone else […]

Local Internships with Impact

Are you a student looking to make meaningful connections with people who've been in your shoes not too long ago? Not sure where to start looking for internships around the region? Or are you an employer in the area looking to connect with potential interns? The Region 2 Internship Collaborative is hosting an upcoming event […]

BIT Chapter Launch Mixer

Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center Building/Room TBA, Blacksburg, VA

Support Virginia BIT during the official launch of the Roanoke-Blacksburg Chapter on April 14th, 2023 in Blacksburg, VA. Join us for a happy hour mixer as we officially launch the latest Blacks In Technology chapter. The event is happening during the Virginia Tech Black Alumni Reunion! It will also feature special guest Dennis Schultz, the […]

Virginia Western STEM Day

Explore four floors of fun for the whole family: Raspberry Pi's for gaming and coding 3D printing Robots Dissections, DNA extractions, specimens, anatomical skeletons Animal models including a cow and horse hoof Rocks of Minecraft Sound and glass Non-Newtonian fluids Slime Location: Virginia Western's STEM building (3080 Colonial Avenue) Community Partners: Roanoke County Sheriff's Department […]

RAMP Pitch & Polish

Blacksburg, Virginia

Pitch & Polish clinics provide a valuable opportunity for entrepreneurs to pitch their business ideas to a team of regional mentors who want to help them polish their presentation, provide feedback on their business model, and connect them with the resources they need to grow. These are private events with one company at a time […]

Selling Into Healthcare – Medical Devices

Selling into the healthcare industry can be difficult due to the complexity of its buying ecosystem. During this session, the ICAP team will discuss the healthcare industry's overall buying ecosystem, as well as the different pathways available, specifically for medical devices. There will also be several current companies that will be used as case studies and they will discuss their journey through this process. […]

Betting Big on Tech 2023

Hippodrome Theatre 528 N 2nd St, Richmond, VA

Join CodeVA, our supporters, and corporate partners from across Virginia for food, drinks, casino games, prizes, and even a derby race as we spend the evening Betting Big on Tech! Please save the date, and stay tuned for additional details. The funds raised by this event directly support students and educators across Virginia and furthers […]

BSides 2023

Looking to take your cybersecurity skills to the next level? Register for BSides Roanoke, where regional IT security leaders will share their insights and experience in several talks. With a Capture the Flag (CTF) event, a software defined radio hands on workshops, and talks from industry experts, you'll have the opportunity to learn skills to […]

RAMP Demo Day | June 8, 2023

Charter Hall 32 Market Square SE, Roanoke, VA

Join us for an exciting night of networking, pitching, and celebrating our Spring 2023 Cohort! RAMP Director Lisa Garcia will open with a few exciting updates on RAMP and Verge followed by introductions of our cohort’s companies. Each company will then pitch its business idea live on stage. RAMP Spring 2023 Cohort: Cairina, Inc., located […]


WoTech Lunch & Learn

Blacksburg, Virginia

The RBTC’s WoTech group is teaming up with the NRV Lunch Bunch Toastmasters group for a refreshing summertime Lunch & Learn. While WoTech focuses on connecting women in technology with mentions, resources, programming and networking, Toastmasters provides a supportive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater […]

Game Changer Week

Save the Date! Game Changer Week celebrates our innovative ecosystem where participants are inspired by encounters with disruptors from all industries, people of all ages with ideas, the curious looking to learn or invest, and the brightest talent among us. VIEW THE EVENT SCHEDULE   REGISTER FOR GAME CHANGER WEEK

Entrepalooza: Entrepreneurship Festival

Card Isle Corporatation 432 N. Main Street, Suite 200, Blacksburg, VA

Mark your calendars and get your entrepreneurial journey started this semester with Entrepalooza, the Entrepreneurship Festival at Virginia Tech! Join students from all disciplines, alumni, and community members for a celebration of the entrepreneurship ecosystem. There will be plenty of food, giveaway door prizes, swag, fun, a pitch $ contest, and networking! Activities include: Food […]