Iowa City Area Development Group will open its new IC CoLab at 316 E. Court St. to the public on Thursday, beginning with a daylong Jelly/cowork event.
The new IC CoLab provides members with work space, learning sessions, collaboration and basic office functions. Thursday's Jelly event is part of #JELLYWEEK 2013, which is being observed at over 200 locations in 30 countries.
“People can drop in for a few hours or the full day, and we’ll show them the plans for the IC CoLab once it’s fully operational,” ICAD Group President Mark Nolte said.
Nolte said IC CoLab will be open for the rest of the month to let people drop in, work on their projects and make new connections.
Participation in #JELLYWEEK 2013 is free. The cowork session is casual and attendees can drop in at any time, according to ICAD. The IC CoLab will have coffee, wireless Internet and electrical outlets provided free of charge.ICAD Group opened the IC CoLab in December 2012 and is presently furnishing the space and installing IT infrastructure.