Upcoming Events


Summer 5:01 2014

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Celebrate summer and a new aimWest season at our Summer 5:01 in August!

Recent Events


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


How Technology is Changing Sales & Marketing

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Technology and social media have changed the rules of sales and marketing


How the Arts in Grand Rapids Use Technology

October 16, 2013

On the heels of ArtPrize, learn how technology has changed art


Beer City USA: How Social Media Put Grand Rapids on the Map

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Wednesday September 25, 2013 Networking Time: 5:01pm Panelists Take Stage: 5:30pm Location: Grand Rapids Downtown Market (Map) This event is closed. Social Media and grass-roots, viral marketing have helped GrandMore