This Week in the NYC Innovation Community – January 18th

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Am I the only one that thinks that perhaps Steve Jobs will be introducing two Apple tablets next week... made of stone...  from a mountain?  Seems like anything less would be a letdown.

Oh, and btw...  big miss on someone not doing a diversity hack-a-thon on Monday.  That would have been awesomesauce.  Next year!

Tuesday, January 19th
5:00PM Jan #140conf NYC Meetup

An opportunity to discuss the emerging Real-Time Internet and the effects on business. A monthly gathering for friends of #140conf to get together and discuss issues of the day.

RSVP: http://www.meetup.com/140conf/calendar/11989892/

6:00PM Fashion 2.0: Startups Showcase


Fashion 2.0 and FashInvest invite the online fashion community to present their startups to the audience and special feedback panel consisting of leading investors in the space.

RSVP: http://www.meetup.com/fashion20/calendar/12126247/

6:30PM Ultra Light Legal Series: January 2010


The Ultra Light Roundtable features a set of short talks on related topics of interest to entrepreneurs and business owners.  This month's talk is about corporate formation, investor visas and and tax accounting for startups.

RSVP: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/498815972
6:30PM Digital Media MBA January '10 Happy Hour w/Foursquare Co-Founder


Please join other MBA grads from top tier schools for our Happy Hour this month when we will be joined by our latest "Featured Guest", Naveen Selvadurai, who is the co-founder of Foursquare, one of the most talked about startups in the mobile social networking industry.

RSVP: http://dmmbajanuary10hh.eventbrite.com/

Wednesday, January 20th
EVENT OF THE WEEK: 7PM Kevin Ryan & Henry Blodget: NYTech -10 +10 @ 92Y Tribecca

The city's enhancement-free version of the "Bash Brothers" talk NYC Tech in 2000, 2010, and 2020... what is changing/what isn't -- what are we willing to bet on, and where are the wildcards.

RSVP:  http://www.meetup.com/BLKNY30/calendar/12226340/


Thursday, January 21st

6:15PM: Entrepreneurs Roundtable 22 - First Pitch Event - SOLD OUT

At this Entrepreneurs Roundtable, we will have pitches from students and first-time entrepreneurs who are being mentored by highly-experienced VCs, investors and entrepreneurs.
Get updated on future Entrepreneurs Roundtable events: http://www.eroundtable.net/

7:00PM: Etsy Speaker Series: Douglas Rushkoff

Douglas Rushkoff is an award-winning writer, documentary filmmaker and scholar. He made the PBS Frontline documentaries Merchants of Cool, The Persuaders, and the upcoming Digital Nationpremiering February 2. 
RSVP: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/529092530