Upcoming Events


Open Government/Data Technology

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

How technology can create a more open and transparent Government.


Winter 5:01 Networking Event 2014

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

aimWest Winter 5:01 Networking Event

Recent Events


Technology in the Food and Beverage Industry

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

New technologies in the Food and Beverage Industry.


Human Centered Design & Innovation

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Human Centered Design & Innovation


Season Kickoff 5:01 2014

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Celebrate summer and kickoff an exciting aimWest season at our August 5:01!


StartUps in Your Backyard

June 18, 2014

Hear from local innovators and learn about the latest startups right here in Grand Rapids


Technology Security and Privacy

May 21, 2014

IT Security & Privacy: current trends, the risks, and the best ways to defend your business.


Spring 5:01

April 16, 2014

Celebrate Spring at our annual Spring 5:01 networking event


13th Annual Tech Trends with Keith Brophy

March 19, 2014

Keith Brophy shares his insight and vision on the future of technology.


How to Patent and Protect Your Ideas

February 19, 2014

Hear from the experts on how to patent your intellectual property, idea, brand or product.


Diversity in IT

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Diversity: where we are today, where do we want to be, and how are we going to get there?


Holiday 5:01

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

This informal but upscale event aims to provide a comfortable networking event as we all prepare for the holidays and the new year