Author Archives: Working For Downtown
Cancelled: Post-Holiday Social
Buffalo Talks – Bringing Hollywood to Buffalo – Buffalo Niagara Film Commission – May 3, 2017
Guest Speaker: Tim Clark, Film Commissioner
Buffalo Niagara Film Commission
Tim Clark will speak to the efforts made to attract producers and directors to the Western New York region. Wide economic impact occurs when a film selects Buffalo as a set location.
Buffalo Meets – Hearth + Press – 4.19
Join us Wednesday, April 19th at Hearth + Press for Working For Downtown’s premier social event. Formerly known as Thursday’s in the City, we’re putting together some of Buffalo’s most interesting venues with Buffalo’s most interesting people and companies.
The event will run from 5 – 8PM .
Hearth + Press
665 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203
Working For Downtown
Buffalo Meets – March 15th @ Papaya
Join us Wednesday, March 15th at Papaya for Working For Downtown’s premier social event. Formerly known as Thursday’s in the City, we’re putting together some of Buffalo’s most interesting venues with Buffalo’s most interesting people and companies.
The event will run from 5 – 8PM and is sponsored by Allpro Parking, LLC and hosted by Working For Downtown.
118 W. Chippewa St, Buffalo, NY 14202
Can’t wait to see you there!
Buffalo Talks – Buffalo Museum of Science – April 5, 2017
Guest Speaker: Marisa Wigglesworth
Buffalo Museum of Science
Marisa Wigglesworth will share plans for the renovation of the Buffalo Museum of Science’s final science studio, focused on space and aerospace, and the restoration of the historic Kellogg Observatory. The completion of these projects will mark the Museum’s largest transformation in the Society’s 154-year history. Reopening the Observatory will conclude a multi-million dollar campaign to transform all of the Museum’s permanent galleries into interac- tive, changeable, and educational spaces that combine hands-on learning activities with pieces from the Museum’s collection of 700,000 artifacts.
Buffalo Talks – Explore & More Children’s Museum – March 1, 2017
Guest Speaker: Douglas Love, CEO
Explore & More Children’s Museum
Douglas Love will give us an overview of the exciting plans for the new Explore & More Children’s Museum at Canalside, which will offer seven educational play zones that each tell the stories of Buffalo in unique, inspiring and interactive ways. Erie Canal Harbor Develop- ment Corporation will break ground on Explore & More’s new building in the South Aud Block of Canalside in March 2017. The Museum is expected to open downtown in late 2018.
Buffalo Talks – Bak USA – February 1, 2017
Guest Speaker: Christian Bak
Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer
Bak USA is a mobile computer company headquartered in downtown Buffalo. A social enterprise dedicated to American standards of manufacturing, Bak USA builds laptops and tablets with the intention to make technology accessible to every human being on earth. Bak USA is dedicated to providing quality jobs and career advancement in manufacturing and establishing a new standard for the production of state-of-the-art technology in the US.
2017 Post-Holiday Social
Join us at the Delaware North Building – Westin Louis Ballroom (2nd Floor) for our annual social event for members and guests to celebrate the holiday season and kick off the new year!
Complimentary tours of the site will be offered
Tickets: Members: $25.00 / Non-Members: $30.00