Upcoming Events

  • March 2024 Event Calendar

  • Programmer Meetup at Beaufort Digital Corridor

    NEW SCHEDULE! Programmer Meetup now meets on the second Friday of every month.

    Join us for Programmer Meetup hosted by Beaufort Digital Corridor members Les Aker and Kevin Schnaubelt. Bring your computer, your projects, and your coding conundrums! Work with expert, local programmers and your peers to learn and master new concepts. The group meets monthly, every second Friday from 3–4 PM at 500 Carteret St. in Downtown Beaufort. Whether you're an expert programmer, student, or just interested in coding, all levels and coding languages are welcome. Don't miss this time to connect with your fellow programmers.

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  • Pitch Practice at Urban Brew

    Pitch Practice presents an exclusive opportunity for current and aspiring entrepreneurs to hone their presentation skills and attract investors like pros!

    During this hour-long event, you'll be able to refine your pitch skills and gain valuable insights from industry experts. Our seasoned entrepreneurs will share their expertise and provide constructive feedback, helping you enhance your delivery, storytelling, and overall presentation effectiveness.

    Whether you're looking to secure funding, gain partnerships, or simply improve your communication skills, this event is designed to give you a competitive edge. From seasoned pros to those new to pitching, all are welcome. Register now because this event will surely help you take your business to new heights.

    Pitch Practice will also prepare you for 2024 Techstars_ Startup Weekend. Startup Weekend is the Beaufort Digital Corridor's annual pitch competition happening in Beaufort, SC. At this immersive event, aspiring entrepreneurs converge to pitch innovative startup ideas, form dynamic teams, and present their pitches to a distinguished panel of judges. Come compete for a chance to win prizes up to $10K in value and catalyze the development of your future startup. Attend Pitch Practice and get ready for the action on March 22nd-24th, 2024. Get tickets!

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  • Techstars_ Startup Weekend Workshop: 5 Steps to Fast-tracking Team Formation

    Join Amy Doerflinger as she shows you how to enhance your Techstars_ team's dynamics. As a 2023 Techstars_ Startup Weekend Beaufort participant and Agile leader, Amy has the experience to help you work as a high-performing team. You won't want to miss this exploration of Tuckman's Five Stages of Group Development. Your team will gain a competitive advantage by learning how to recognize the stages of team formation - Forming, Storming, Norming, Performing, and Adjourning. Learn how to navigate each stage through practical strategies and activities. Leave knowing how to communicate effectively and resolve conflict in any startup team.

    You'll enjoy a catered lunch during the workshop. Only 24 seats are available. Reserve your seat now!

    Members of the Beaufort Digital Corridor access free workshop tickets. Interested in becoming a part of our innovative community? Sign up for our Networking Membership today.


  • Beaufort Women In Tech Meetup at Balance Barre + Fitness

    Ready to workout together? Join us at Balance Barre + Fitness for their Barre45 class that will leave you feeling empowered and strong. This class combines Pilates, yoga, functional training, and traditional barre work designed to strengthen and lengthen your body. We'll meet at the fitness studio located at 2127 Boundary St., Ste. 16. on Thursday, March 14th, at 6:00 PM. Only 10 spots are available! Grab a ticket for you and a friend and don't miss out on this amazing fitness experience!

    Exciting update! Tickets are now available directly through Meetup.com.🙌

  • South Coast Cyber Summit

    Gear up for one of the Southeast's most innovative cybersecurity events March 18-19, 2024 in Beaufort, SC. Offering unique educational, collaborative and talent development opportunities for industry visionaries and rising leaders in cybersecurity. Our core focus areas are innovation, education, and collaboration.


  • Lunch & Learn | How to Build a Chatbot Live with Gary Graham

    Join us for an engaging Lunch & Learn event where we'll delve into the world of chatbot creation using Chatbotbuilder.ai. Gary Graham, Owner & CEO of Cookie Dough Digital, returns to guide you through the process of building your very own chatbot from scratch. Discover the limitless possibilities of Chatbotbuilder.ai! Bring your laptop to truly take advantage of this hands-on session.

    Don't miss this opportunity to make the most of your lunch break with a catered lunch. We hold Lunch & Learn events at the Beaufort Digital Corridor in Downtown Beaufort, SC. With only 24 seats available, this event will fill fast. Reserve your seat today!

    Members of the Beaufort Digital Corridor access free Lunch & Learn tickets. Interested in becoming a part of our innovative community? Sign up for our Networking Membership today.

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  • Basics of Artificial Intelligence

    Join speaker Henrik de Gyor for a 1-hour presentation on the basics of artificial intelligence. Author, consultant, podcaster, and digital asset management consultant Henrik de Gyor will unpack the essential elements of Artificial Intelligence – what it is, where it's going, and whether or not we should be scared of it. Contact the library's reference desk at (843) 255-6525 for more information.


  • TECHconnect Happy Hour Networking & Beaufort Tech Week Mixer

    Join us for an exclusive networking experience at TECHconnect during Beaufort Tech Week! Hosted by the Beaufort Digital Corridor, this signature event provides a unique opportunity to connect with Beaufort, SC's thriving tech community. On March 21st from 5:30–7:30 PM, gather at 500 Carteret St., and immerse yourself in the dynamic atmosphere of local visionaries, entrepreneurs, and tech professionals. As we gear up for Beaufort Techstars_ Startup Weekend on March 22nd, TECHconnect serves as the perfect prelude, offering a platform to exchange ideas, forge valuable connections, and stay plugged into the pulse of innovation. Don't miss this chance to be part of Beaufort's tech renaissance – RSVP now for an evening of networking, lite bites, and drinks!

    Members of the Beaufort Digital Corridor access free TECHconnect tickets. Interested in becoming a part of our innovative community? Sign up for our Networking Membership today.

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  • EforAll Pitch Contest

    Fast-paced, fun community events that help early-stage entrepreneurs gain valuable exposure and feedback on a business idea. Great opportunity to network, validate a business idea, and compete to win a cash prize. It is free for entrepreneurs to apply and free for all to attend.

    EforAll Pitch Contests are lively two-hour events that offer entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their business idea to a friendly audience and receive valuable feedback from experienced judges. Business ideas across a wide range of industries are encouraged!

    A total of four cash prizes will be given out (1st place @ $1000, 2nd @ $750, 3rd place @ $500 as well as a $500 Fan Favorite prize).

    Deadline to apply: February 29, 2024 @ 12 pm (noon) ET.


  • 2024 Techstars_ Startup Weekend Beaufort

    Learn how to think, work, and build like a startup in 3 thrilling days. You don't need any experience in tech or the startup ecosystem. Just come with a collaborative spirit and be prepared to have fun and soak in all the knowledge about how to create your very own startup business.

    Techstars Startup Weekend is an exciting and immersive foray into the world of startups. Over an action-packed three days, you'll meet the best mentors, investors, co-founders, and sponsors to show you how to get more done faster – and maybe even start that business. In addition, participants will be eligible to compete for prizes up to $10,000 in value!

    Early Bird Tickets are available thru February 29!


  • Dig South's Charleston AI Summit

    MAKE THE SHIFT WITH US. The Charleston AI Summit presented by Dig South invites innovative executives, founders, developers, creators, attorneys, investors, the curious and you to explore the tectonic shift to an AI-powered economy.

    Join us to connect with leaders in the field to discuss integrating AI into your business platforms and strategies, the implications for data analysis, marketing, intellectual property, talent acquisition, scalability, creativity – and how to increase revenue using generative AI.


  • SCRA Summit

    The SCRA Summit will be a day filled with inspiring speakers and exciting networking and learning opportunities. This year's theme is Founders First, celebrating the hard work of founders who are growing our state's innovation economy.