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This Week

Monday, February 3rd, 2020

Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

Wednesday, February 5th, 2020

Thursday, February 6th, 2020

Friday, February 7th, 2020

Saturday, February 8th, 2020

Next Week

Monday, February 10th, 2020

Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

Later This Year

Wednesday, February 19th, 2019

Friday, February 21st, 2020

Monday, February 24th, 2020

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

Saturday, February 29th, 2020

Wednesday, March 4th, 2020

Friday, March 13th, 2020

Tuesday, March 24th, 2020

Monday, March 30th, 2020

  • eMerge 2020 - 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

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14th Annual State of the CIO - March 2020
Wednesday, March 4th, 2020: 7:30 AM to 11:45 AM
The Signature Grand - Davie

Save the date for the 14th Annual State of the CIO.

Hosted by the CIO Council South Florida

SF IT vBeers Boca
vBeers @ Biergarten Boca
Wednesday, February 19th, 2019: 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Biergarten Boca - Boca Raton

These informal networking/social events provide a relaxed environment to meet with other hands-on IT professionals and promote the growth of IT in South Florida. Come out and connect with other professionals in your industry! vBeers is a great event meant to promote growth of the IT industry here in South Florida.

Register today so you can be a part of this great monthly event! Feel free to invite all of your friends and co workers who work in the IT industry!

We meet in the upstairs lounge where you can take advantage of the $5 burger special and discounted beers!

vBeers@Boca is sponsored by TechLauderdale:

"TechLauderdale promotes the growth, connectivity, and awareness of the thriving technology ecosystem in Greater Fort Lauderdale" -

Hosted by John J. McLaughlin

SF IT vBeers Broward
vBeersPlus @ General Provision Downtown Ft. Lauderdale
Wednesday, February 12th, 2020: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
General Provision Downtown - Fort Lauderdale - 2nd Wednesdays of the Month

Monthly networking for Enterprise IT Professionals at a private co-working space with food, beer, wine and soft drinks provided by sponsors

Spend some quality time with a wide variety of IT professionals in a relaxed, private environment. Arrive at your convenience after 6:00PM. People will be around until 8:30PM.

We will short presentations starting at 7PM. Three minutes max. per presentation, and a maximum of 30 minutes.

Note that GP has two locations, one in the Fort Lauderdale's Art and Tech district (GP FATVillage) and the other in the middle of renovation of downtown Ft. Lauderdale, right next to Autonation HQ.

Recommend parking at the "Government Center Parking Garage" on SW 2nd St., next to the train tracks that are now used by the Brightline trains. Parking in this lot is usually $5 for the evening and is less than a block away from GP Downtown.

Please Register at eventbrite.

Sponsorships Available

We look for sponsors to deliver short commercial talks during vBeersPlus. The idea is for a sponsor to describe an IT problem such that people will relate to it then briefly describe the sponsor's solution. Attendees will be able to visit the sponsor's table, after the presentations, to discuss the presented solution.

Sponsorship fee is $300 for one event and include promotions in the email and social media that will reach 15,000+ South Florida IT professionals.

Non-profit groups are also welcome to "pitch" their group in a 3 minute or less talk. (no charge)

If you are interested in sponsoring please email or call/text Lauren McLaughlin for details at (954) 729 9130.


Hosted by John J. McLaughlin and Lauren McLaughlin From ITNE

SF IT Code Camp
2020 South Florida Software Developer Conference
Saturday, February 29th, 2020: 7:30 AM to 5:45 PM
NSU - Davie

The 2020 South Florida Software Developer Conference is the 16th annual conference previously known as the South Florida Code Camp. It is a FREE one day GEEK FEST held on Saturday February 29, 2020 at Nova Southeastern University. This year we are teaming up with Tech Lauderdale and taking steps to make this an even bigger conference. The event will have speakers from the local community and beyond.

Speakers will be presenting some of the most requested topics like Machine Learning, AI/VR/AR/MR, IoT, .NET Core, Visual Studio 2019, DevOps, MVC Framework, Javascript, JQuery, SQL Server 2019, Business Intelligence, Software Testing, Xamarin/Mobile Development, cross platform development, Azure/Cloud and Business/Career Development.

SF Software DevCon is community driven by a group of dedicated volunteers and speakers. Breakfast and lunch is included!

Hosted by TechLauderdale

SF IT Security
Secure Miami Cybersecurity Conference
Saturday, February 8th, 2020: 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
FIU - Miami

South Florida's Premier Cybersecurity Conference

Secure Miami has rapidly become the don't miss cybersecurity event of the year!

Secure Miami brings together top cybersecurity experts to educate individuals about the latest security threats and strategies through thought-provoking discussions and interactive presentations in a high-quality networking forum.

Hosted by DigitalEra Group & Florida International University

SF IT Palm Beach Events
Supercharge your Agile Retrospectives
Monday, February 3rd, 2020: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
American Craft Aleworks - West Palm Beach

Palm Beach Tech Talks are monthly happy hours with the sharpest & most witty folks in our tech community!


  • Jessica Grimm
  • Agile Coach @ Red Ventures


  • 'Supercharge your Agile Retrospectives'

Hosted by Aaron Wormus From Tech Talks - West Palm

Turn Meetings Upside Down: Facilitate to Co-create
Friday, February 7th, 2020: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Clive and Daniel, 2nd Floor Meeting Room - Boca Raton

Activate and deepen your facilitation skills and transform boring and unproductive meetings into opportunities for creative collaboration.

Through this 1-day workshop, you'll learn how to facilitate team meetings to create a safe space for the best ideas to emerge, reframe conflict into constructive debate, and leverage collective decision making to truly co-create. This workshop will leave you equipped with the skills and techniques you need to transform your 'meetings' into collaborative sessions that are focused, effective, productive and engaging.

Hosted by Anjali Leon and Kery Knutson

Monetize Your Passion Bootcamp
Saturday, February 8th, 2020: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
1909 - West Palm Beach

Join us in partnership with Code Teachers for our first ever 'Monetize Your Passion' Bootcamp on Saturday,February 8th as part of our NEW 'Learn to Code' educational initiative!


Many people have great business ideas, but are not able to bring their idea to life, especially in the technically driven world we live in today. This bootcamp will help you get started!

Part 1: We'll work together to help recognize the idea you'd like to monetize, define your strategy, and create a profit plan to change your life.

Part 2: You'll go through the full product creation process, technical planning and revenue generation strategy. This isn't your typical "monetize your idea" course, we're going to define real strategies to help you implement your idea and will cover the technical aspects to realize the opportunity.

Hosted by Nikki Cabus From Palm Beach Tech

Hacking The Election: Russian Trolls
Monday, February 10th, 2020: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Venture X - Palm Beach Gardens

Palm Beach Tech Talks are monthly happy hours to network, learn and engage with local technology & entrepreneurial leaders that have experiences to share!


  • Amanda Moore
  • Integrated Marketing @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center


  • 'Hacking the Election: Russian Trolls'

Hosted by Christopher Cabrera from Tech Talks : Palm Beach Gardens

SF IT SuperConf
SuperConf 2020
Friday, March 13th, 2020: 7:00 PM to 11:30 PM to Saturday, March 14th
LightBox - Miami

SUPERCONF is a conference for makers! The designers, developers and entrepreneurs molding our future. Hosted in sunny Miami (Wynwood to be exact). It's an intimate conference with only 250 tickets, so you'll get a chance to meet everyone; attendees, speakers, founders, and more.

On day one, we open the floor for lightning talks from the community in the morning - then in the afternoon, you'll see founders launch their company for the first time for a chance to win up to $10k in cash + $10k in prizes. We've been fortunate to have founders of companies like CodeSchool, TBH & ShoeFitr pitch at SuperConf. We have a panel of judges decide who takes home the prize, but the audience votes as well.

Hosted by SuperConf

ITEXPO 2020 - Digital Transformation Happens Here - Free Expo Plus Pass
Wednesday, February 12th, 2020: 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Friday, February 14th
Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center

Use this link to register for a free Expo Plus Pass. ($100 value)

TMC announced 71 companies have signed on to sponsor and exhibit at the #TECHSUPERSHOW, ITEXPO being held February 12-14, 2020 at the Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward Country Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Through interactive sessions, quality keynotes, exciting networking experiences and a recently expanded exhibit floor, ITEXPO connects businesses with the solutions, partners and education they need to drive digital transformation. As one of the only vendor neutral shows in the marketplace, thousands of Resellers, enterprises, service providers, media, manufacturers and developers come to ITEXPO year after year to make their purchasing decisions and select new partners.

Hosted by TMC

The Smart City Event
Wednesday, February 12th, 2020: 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Friday, February 14th
Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center

Discover the nearly limitless potential of Smart Cities and how connected solutions will drive city wide improvements, better quality of life for residents and business opportunity for enterprises.

Hosted by

SD-WAN Conference & Expo
Wednesday, February 12th, 2020: 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Friday, February 14th
Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center

SD-WAN Conference & Expo is the leading event for enterprise executives, service providers, and technology vendors to connect, learn about and discuss how this market is growing, how it is evolving, how all three of these constituencies can make the most of the SD-WAN opportunity. Collocated with ITEXPO, one the largest remaining communications and technology conferences in the world, SD-WAN Expo is the dedicated forum for the industry to come together and learn. Join us and share ideas to grow your businesses.

Hosted by

ChannelVision (CVx) Expo
Wednesday, February 12th, 2020: 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Friday, February 14th
Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center

Gain perspective on how to adapt, what to sell and how to sell it within this ever-evolving communications ecosystem through the educational sessions and vendors showcasing their products and services at ChannelVision (CVx) Expo.

Hosted by

Wednesday, February 12th, 2020: 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Friday, February 14th
Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center

MSP Expo is where business owners and technology specialists in the channel come together to accomplish three key goals in growing your managed services business

Hosted by

Open Source World
Wednesday, February 12th, 2020: 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Friday, February 14th
Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center

Open Source enthusiasts from all over the world will be at Open Source World. Be there as the community gathers to share their Open Source passion. Hear the latest Open Source news and project updates, gain access to in-depth technical sessions, participate in networking opportunities, meet potential collaborators and review and discuss detailed case studies of Open Source projects. Discover how Open Source, the world's most widely used open source telephony software, can save you money and empower you to create more flexible telephony solutions.

Hosted by

Connected Real Estate Summit
Wednesday, February 12th, 2020: 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Friday, February 14th
Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center

This One of a Kind Summit is focused on exploring today's IT and Wireless Networking challenges facing Commercial Real Estate and the Enterprise. There are over 5 million commercial properties across the US and the carriers can't realistically fund network infrastructure solutions for each and this reality is presenting new challenges and introducing opportunity.

Hosted by

SF IT Blockchain
CryptoMondays Miami
Monday, February 3rd, 2020: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Blockchain Center - Miami

This event is for anyone interested in becoming part of the emerging Cryptocurrency and Blockchain economy. CryptoMondays is a global brand existing in 37 other cities in 14 different countries, Miami is proud to be the 22nd chapter.

Our goal is to build a strong community, foster an environment for strategic partnerships and make friends you can connect with across the globe. Miami is also a prime location to aide the disruption this new technology will have on the nation, at CryptoMondays we intend to build the local community as well as educate and ensure that Florida remains a central location for development.

Hosted by CryptoMondays

Beers and Bitcoin
Thursday, February 6th, 2020: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Due South Brewing - Boyton Beach

Casual discussion relating to crypto investing and blockchain technology.

This is a group for anyone interested in learning about blockchain and other technology driving the decentralization revolution.

We're centrally located for convince and meet at brewery for smiles.

Hosted by Blake from Palm Beach Blockchain

JavaScript for Blockchain - Blockchain Center's FastTrack University
Saturday, February 8th, 2020: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Hosted by Matthew Mano From CryptoMondays Miami

This course will get you started with JavaScript, focusing on the essentials you need to become a Blockchain Developer.

For more info please feel free to contact or post in the live chat at

Please note that this is a 16 hour course, to be taught over 4 days (4 hours on each Saturday)

  • Session 1: February 1st
  • Session 2: February 8th
  • Session 3: February 15th
  • Session 4: February 22nd

This course will get you started with JS, focusing on the essentials you need to become a blockchain developer. It is the first of our 3 level Blockchain developer certification.

Hosted by Matthew Mano From CryptoMondays Miami

Mass Adoption Mondays
Monday, February 10th, 2020: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hosted by Matthew Mano From CryptoMondays Miami

Join us every other Monday for Mass Adoption Mondays!

We will be hosting a Bitcoin 101 to educate the masses on Bitcoin.

To be followed by a How to Buy Bitcoin walk through as well.

Hosted by Matthew Mano From CryptoMondays Miami

SF IT Bitcoin
The Blockchain Even
Wednesday, February 12th, 2020: 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Friday, February 14th
Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center

Join the entrepreneurs, developers, industry leaders and investors at The Blockchain Event. Learn everything how blockchain business models will take this distributed ledger technology disrupt every market imaginable from shipping to commerce. Hear real life case studies from companies across industries and learn from their successes and failures. Industry experts and cutting-edge global startups will discuss everything from the advertising implications to potential regulation to security concerns. Finally, we will focus on what the future holds for blockchain and how your company can benefit now.

Hosted by

SF IT eMerge
eMerge 2020
Monday, March 30th, 2020: 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM Tuesday, March 31st, 2020
Miami Beach Convention Center - Miami Beach

At eMerge Americas, we're transforming Miami into the tech hub of the Americas by partnering with the entire tech and entrepreneurial ecosystem, from government to higher-ed, startups to investors, corporate enterprises to media. We're connecting the dots - between talent, capital and entrepreneurs. And we're telling - and amplifying - the stories of how Miami is transforming. We're attracting the best and the brightest from around the world to come to Miami to launch, build, and successfully scale their ideas. We believe Miami can serve as a gateway to the Americas and help bridge divides while fueling innovation and building out a sustainable, diverse and inclusive ecosystem.

Hosted by eMerge Americas

RPA Process Discovery and Analysis at Accelirate HQ with ROC Tour!!
Thursday, February 6th, 2020: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Accelirate HQ - Sunrise

If you didn't catch last month's MeetUp at World Fuel Services I can honestly say that it was one of the best top-to-bottom discussions on how an organization view and use RPA that I have ever seen!

We aren't stopping there, Cletus from Accelirate is one of the founding members of this group and will be hosting the next event at Accelirate's HQ. Sign up quick as we have seen these events selling out now days. Can't wait to see you there!

Topic - 'A Song of Business and Processes: RPA Process Discovery and Analysis' - Accelirate Client Engagement Director, Robert Booth

Hosted by Cletus Kilker and Kishore Pardasani From Robotic Process Automation RPA Meetup South Florida

AIOps Expo
Wednesday, February 12th, 2020: 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Friday, February 14th
Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center

AIOps Expo provides a deeper dive into how artificial intelligence and machine learning can help ensure application performance, network performance, and security. This part of the program focuses specifically on AI for IT operations platforms, which build and improve upon application performance monitoring, network performance monitoring, and diagnostic tools.

Hosted by

The Future of Work expo
Wednesday, February 12th, 2020: 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Friday, February 14th
Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center

The Future of Work expo explores how artificial intelligence and machine learning can improve business communications, collaboration, contact center and customer service, and marketing and sales experiences and initiatives. At The Future of Work, we'll discuss how AI can enhance the business knowledge worker experience, and help marketing and sales teams be more efficient and effective.

Hosted by

SF IT Google
An Introduction to the Google Cloud Platform
Thursday, February 6th, 2020: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
MDC. Cloud Computer Center - Miami

Welcome 2020! In this first meetup of the year, we'll discuss what makes GCP different, and compare how GCP stands up against AWS. Also, we'll get our hands dirty and explore the Cloud Console, so feel free to bring your laptop if you want to try it by yourself.

All levels of expertise are welcome, from newbies to seasoned practitioners. Just make sure you bring an inquisitive mind, and a will to learn!

Make sure you stick to till the end, since we will be giving away some Google swag... there might be even a Google mini among the giveaways. Who knows! ;)

Hosted by Jesus Diaz From GDG Cloud Miami

Friday, February 21st, 2020: 7:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Kovens Conference Center - North Miami

Registration is now open for the 13th Annual WOW! Conference, which will take place on February 21, 2020, at the Kovens Conference Center in North Miami from 8:00AM to 5:00PM with a happy hour immediately after, from 5:00PM to 7:00PM.

This year's theme: Digital Transformation. Speakers are being booked, and additional details will be forthcoming. 8 hours of CPE Available.

Hosted by ISACA Souhj Florida

SF IT Javascript
Boca JS - Node JS 101 - Learn NodeJS w/ Damian Montero
Wednesday, February 5th, 2020: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Cendyn Spaces - Boca Raton

Our first meeting in 2020 is going to be a big one!

Damian Montero will show us the basics of Node JS. We'll learn the following:

  • History of NodeJS
  • What is NodeJS and what it's for
  • NPM - What it's for and how to use it.
  • Building CLIs that works on ALL platforms
  • Building a website with forms and multiple pages
  • The future of NodeJS and were it's heading

Bring your laptop to follow along.

Hosted by Damian Montero From Boca JS

SF IT Python
Python Developers Miami monthly MeetUp
Saturday, February 8th, 2020: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
FIU - Miami

Anyone who wants to learn more about Python and its uses and advantages. Developers using Python for Web , Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning applications. Monthly meet ups second Saturday of every month.Delicious snacks during the whole event.

Hosted by Jean Jeazy Felisme and David Gutierrez From Python Developers Miami

SunshinePHP Conference 2020
Thursday, February 6th, 2020: 8:00 AM to 7:45 PM to Saturday, February 8th
Embassy Suites Miami International - Miami

The SunshinePHP Developer Conference is hosted by the South Florida PHP community (SoFloPHP) in Miami, Florida from February 6th - 8th, 2020, and you're invited! We'll host some of the best speakers, awesome talk topics, latest technologies, and up to date news in PHP. And don't forget our Hack-a-thon and Uncon'ference, as well as a great hallway track!

The conference has something for every level of PHP developer. We start on February 6th with a full day of 8 PHP related tutorials and workshops that are each 3 hours of in-depth information. Next we follow that with 2 days on February 7th and 8th containing 5 keynote/general session and 30 PHP talks over 3 tracks.

So come warm up for awhile in February and meet other PHP developers to see what others are doing, and share your experience as well. Then relax or have some fun at the evening events with plenty of fun for everyone!

Hosted by SunshinePHP Conference

SF IT Java
Women's Code and Coffee: Intro to Java
Saturday, February 8th, 2020: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Dycom Industries RCA - Palm Beach Gardens

Curious about Android development? Our instructor will introduce you to one of the most popular backend languages, Java! Java can be used to build many things, including desktop apps, mobile apps, and large systems. By the end of this workshop, you should be able to independently write simple Java programs and be ready to move to Android app programming experiences.


  • A laptop

Pre-installed software (choose one):

Notepad and pen for note-taking

A resume if you'd like advice on it

Hosted by Nikki Cabus and Sylke Lopez

SF IT Miami Events
Javascript Development: A simple CRM with ReactJS Part II
Monday, February 3rd, 2020: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
4Geeks Academy - Miami

Our meetups aim to teach and help developers grow in their environment, we want to give tools that will help developers solve common problems that can be encountered in any project.

This space is built for:

  • Novice Programmers
  • Bootcamps or Colleague Coding Programs participants or recently graduates
  • Self taught Programmers
  • Curious about Coding

Come and meet new developers and share your experience, if you have a coding problem together we can find the best solution to them, and if you're just starting out we'll set you up, and you can start coding right away!

Hosted by Alejandro Sanchez From Breathe Code

Online Love + Data Analytics - Learn the data behind your favorite dating sites
Tuesday, February 4th, 2020: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Ironhack - Miami

Do you know the data behind your favorite sites like Bumble, Tinder and Grindr?

In the spirit of Valentine's day, Ironhack wants to bring you all things "love". But we're nerdy, so let's get into the number crunching.

Walk away learning:

  • What is data analytics & Industry Tools
  • How dating sites are sharing their data
  • The ideal profile hacks to get the most swipes!

And more!!

Hosted by Lisa Nuessle from Ironhack Miami: Learn to Code + Design

4Geeks Free Open Session: Learn React Hooks
Wednesday, February 5th, 2020: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
4Geeks Academy - Miami

Learn to transition from React class components to functional components with Hooks.

Join us in our FREE workshop and learn about React Hooks! Just basic programming knowledge is required (JavaScript and React.js).

Main take away skills are:

  • Learn to use Hooks, the new addition in React 16.8,
  • use state and other React features without writing a class, and
  • understand all the related concepts!

PLUS -> You will have access to our Pre-Work coding platform and contents for FREE.

Hosted by Valentina Segnini from Breathe Code

Venture Cafe Miami Thursday Gathering
Thursday, February 6th, 2020: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Venture Cafe @CIC Miami

Venture Cafe Miami enhances and accelerates the innovation process through spaces, programs, and conversations for entrepreneurial individuals and organizations to gather and build relationships. The Venture Cafe Gathering welcomes the innovation community every Thursday from 4:00 - 9:00pm to gather at 1951 NW 7th Ave. to connect with other innovators and share ideas.

Hosted by Venture Cafe

Pubcon Florida 2020
Tuesday, March 24th, 2020: 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM Thursday, March 26th
"Each year consultants, marketers, and businesses of every size attend our conference to learn the latest strategies, insights, and news about SEO, PPC, social media, content marketing, paid social, local search, Google Analytics, Amazon marketing, video, and more.

Our multi-track, educational sessions and workshops will provide the information attendees need to revamp and improve their online marketing strategies. Attendees will have multiple opportunities to interact with our expert-level speakers, get answers to their questions, and to network with fellow attendees, where they gain additional insights. Other bonuses include Pubcon Labs and nightly events..."

SF IT Agile
LeanAgileUS 2020
Monday, February 24th, 2020: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Wed, February 26th
Signature Grand - Davie

LeanAgileUS is the premier conference for Lean and Agile discussion in North America. Nowhere else can you find this unique blend of all flavours of Agile. Come join us to hear world-class speakers, engage with great people and share ideas with some of the best agile minds in the world.

Two AMAZING Keynote Speakers:

  • Two AMAZING Keynote Speakers
  • Dimitar Karaivanov

Hosted by LeanAgileUS

SF IT Wordpress
WCMIA, Using Block Editor For Page Layout, And More
Thursday, February 6th, 2020: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
2250 N Commerce Pkwy - Weston

WCMIA, Using Block Editor For Page Layout, And More

  • Discussion about WordCamp Miami in 2020.
  • NEW SPEAKER! Diana Franco: "Ideate, Plan, And Execute Your Online Community"
  • TOP 9 : "Top 9" Things That You Should Be Paying Attention To In the WordPress Space In the Last Month (Time Permitting)

Hosted by David Bisset from South Florida WordCamp Miami

SF IT IronHack
Sketch + Fajitas!
Thursday, February 6th, 2020: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Ironhack - Miami

This an official Sketch meetup for designers and developers in South Florida. Join us to share knowledge, trade tips, and hear about new plugins and resources. Come along to meet local designers and developers, learn more about the app and have fun with likeminded people.

Whether you're a beginner, a seasoned pro, or somewhere in between, all levels of experience are welcome.

The main focus of our group to share the knowledge on building a scalable user interface using industry best and latest practices.

Hosted by Jason James and 3 others From ketch - South Florida

SF IT Code for MIA
Open Hack Night by Code for Miami (Inc)
Thursday, February 6th, 2020: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Venture Cafe - Miami

Open Hack Night is gathering of our community members in-person to work on existing project ideas. Some people work on their own projects others work on Code for Miami projects which range from concepts using data to solve civic issues using code or design.

Hosted by Gregory and Livio Zanardo From Code for Miami

SF IT Broward Events
EOS Miami Open Office Hours : Blockchain answers, Pizza Party, VR/AR Game Night
Monday, February 3rd, 2020: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Creation Station Lab - Broward Main Library - Ft. Lauderdale

Meet your local friendly block producer in a social environment with food and VR/AR games.

Meetups will take place on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of every month from 6:00 - 8:00 PM. Pizza (Vegan, Vegetarian, and the Works) will be served at each meeting.

Hosted by Praveen Yalamanchi from EOS Miami

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020: 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM Wed, February 26th
Fort Lauderdale Marriott Coral Springs

CEDIA Tech Summits are local, focused, education-oriented events, featuring some of the top manufacturers in the AV, control and technology industry

The Tech Summit is brought to you by Independent Manufacturer Reps in your territory. The local event and one-on-one atmosphere promotes real-world education, practical business development, and networking for all involved.


  • Real-world seminars on hot tech trends, increasing profits, networking (IP), sales and business
  • Valuable one-on-one time with manufacturers and reps
  • Live projector & screen showcase
  • Networking
  • Complimentary lunch
  • Robust CEDIA Education

Hosted by CEDIA

SF IT Tech Beach
Tech Beach Seminar: Quantum Computing
Monday, February 3rd, 2020: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
The Fillmore - Miami Beach

As wild as it might sound, the impact of quantum computing may be on par with the impact of the internet. That's probably tough to believe, and that's why we are thrilled to bring you a certified expert on the mater to explain what this transformative technology is all about and how it's going to impact our lives in the near and distant future.

On February 3rd, Dr. Mark Jackson&#65279;, Theoretical Physicist at Cambridge Quantum Computing, will be presenting a seminar to Tech Beach members about the state of affairs for quantum computing and how businesses are harnessing and commercializing this mind-bending tech. Space will be limited so please be mindful with your RSVP.

Hosted by Jason Blilie From Tech Beach

Moving your Web Apps to Azure - Hands on Lab
Tuesday, February 4th, 2020: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Microsoft Store - Boca Raton

In this, our first hands-on-lab session, we will move an existing on- premis application to Azure. We will also be creating build and deployment pipelines for ongoing deployments.

I will be posting the pre-requisites for this lab shortly. Please bring your laptops, and sign up for a free azure account before coming to the session.

Please note that space is limited, so only sign up if you are attending.

Hosted by Barkha Herman From Microsoft Cloud South Florida User Group

IoT Evolution Expo
Wednesday, February 12th, 2020: 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Friday, February 14th
Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center

Participate in over 120 business and technology sessions, workshops and keynotes. Explore the industries and verticals where IoT is powering the most disruption and opportunity. Plus, discover advances in edge computing, machine learning and AI; and understand the role these technologies play in ushering in the new age of digital transformation.

Hosted by

Industrial IoT Expo
Wednesday, February 12th, 2020: 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Friday, February 14th
Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center

The Internet of Things is disrupting old business models and creating opportunity, transformation and exciting new avenues for growth in companies of all kinds. Get Insight on the massive opportunity to increase the productivity and efficiency of your manufacturing and production processes.

Hosted by

Intelligent Edge Expo
Wednesday, February 12th, 2020: 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM Friday, February 14th
Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center

The Edge of the network is quickly becoming the critical home of Intelligence as well as data collection. This evolving Edge is made up of the sensors, gateways, endpoints, network connections, and ever more importantly, Intelligence that helps IoT-enable organizations become ever more efficient, sustainable and profitable.

Hosted by

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