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January Monthly Meeting

Finally, Winter in Wisconsin! The snow and 28-degree weather didn’t keep inquiring minds from attending this month’s meeting. January topics ranged from robot controllers to laser cut pinecones to tire pressure monitor hacks to building your own CNC router.  More info

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TEDx Talks featuring Sector67 Members

Most of us have watched a TED Talk or two. In the spirit of TED Talks, self-organized local events have popped up across the country.  TEDx-Madison is one of those events – highlighting local leaders, entrepreneurs, creators, engineers and more.

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Build Madison Returns to Sector67 – November 21-22

Build Madison is back! The 24-hour community “create-a-thon” returns to Sector67 on November 21 at 11am. Project presentations begin at 11am on Sunday, November 22. We’re excited to announce the 6th annual Build Madison event coordinated by Capital Entrepreneurs and hosted

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Tormach Open House Saturday – Waunakee CNC Manufacturing Company

Madison is lucky to have a well recognized CNC manufacturing company in Waunakee, WI called Tormach.  They’re hosting their second annual open house coming up on August 1st from 10AM until 5PM.  They’ll be featuring many of their products for

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Support Sector67 – Attend Science Night with the Madison Mallards Baseball Team!

Join us at the Madison Mallards where we’re hosting a science night on July 9th. We’ve got a group buy with a few ticket options for the July 9th game and we hope to see you there – see attached flyer

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Startup Weekend April 10th-12th

  The fourth annual Startup Weekend Madison event returns April 10th-12th 2015 at the MGE Innovation Center. Startup Weekend is a 54-hour event where developers, designers, marketers, product managers, and startup enthusiasts come together to share ideas, form teams, build

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March monthly meeting

The Sector67 monthly meeting was held March 3rd 2015.   1.Mike presented a vacuum table insert for the CNC Router   This allows flimsy or lighter weight pieces of material to be secured with out the use of clamps which

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StartingBlock Madison announces plans for an entrepreneurial hub

WISC-TV News 3 aired a segment on StartingBlock Madison.  You can view the segment at channel3000.com On September 2, Mayor Paul Soglin released the City of Madison’s 2015 Executive Capital Budget. The City’s proposed budget includes a commitment of $1.5

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Sector67 at the Wisconsin Science Festival

We had a lot of fun over the last 3 days at the Wisconsin Science Festival talking with kids from across the state (and from adjacent states!) about science and technology through a variety of projects that our members have

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Better Late Than Never – Celebrating Vera Court’s Arcade Console Repurpose!

This never quite made the blog, and has been languishing in the bottom of my e-mail inbox (among a few hundred other e-mails to get to! – sorry). Sector67 partnered with our near north neighbor Vera Court Neighborhood Center to

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Creative wedding invitations!

The creations coming out of Sector67 truly come in all forms—from woodworking, to electronics, to sewing—there really is a bit of everything. Kate Baldwin has been pushing innovative limits in yet another area, wedding invitations. Originally, coming to Sector67 to

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June monthly meeting

Every first Tuesday of the month, Sector67 holds its monthly meeting.  The meeting is at 7pm and is open to the public.  Big thanks to Bob Baddeley for the photos! Chris presents the new blow molder. Big improvements on the coin

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