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Summary of Upcoming South Florida IT Events
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Due to concerns around COVID-19, many events have been cancelled, postponed or moved to on-line.

Please double check the web page of any event before assuming it will still be conducted in person.

Encourage your IT colleagues to register to receive their own, free, customized version of this newsletter. There are many event sections to choose from!

This Week

Monday, March 30th, 2020

Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

Wednesday, April 1st, 2020

Thursday, April 2nd, 2020

Later This Year

Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

Thursday, April 16th, 2020

  • Miami DevCon - 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM Friday, April 17th, 2020

Saturday, April 29th, 2020

Monday, May 18th, 2020

Details at SF IT Events Website.

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SF IT vBeers Broward
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vBeers South Florida - Weekly Virtual Meetups via Zoom
Wednesday, April 1st, 2020: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Online - Zoom - Wednesday, April 1st, 2020: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

In-person vBeers are suspended until the COVID-19 thread is diminished and public gathering are again allowed.

I will host the first Virtual vBeers on Wed 18th. If it works out well, I will host a Virtual vBeers every Wednesday until in-person events resume.

Make sure you have your own food and beers handy before joining the meeting!

I may ask each participant to introduce themselves - who are you, what do you do, what does your company do, etc. That will be followed by an open discussion.

To test your audio and video setting, you can join this test Zoom meeting: https://zoom.us/test

Please join the live meeting at 6:00PM EST with this Zoom link:

You can also join by phone:

  • Meeting ID: 792 850 274
  • 646 558 8656 US +16465588656,,792850274# US (New York)

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


vBeers South Florida - Weekly Virtual Meetups via Zoom
Wednesday, April 8th, 2020: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Online - Zoom - Wednesday, April 8th

In-person vBeers are suspended until the COVID-19 thread is diminished and public gathering are again allowed.

I will host the first Virtual vBeers on Wed 18th. If it works out well, I will host a Virtual vBeers every Wednesday until in-person events resume.

Make sure you have your own food and beers handy before joining the meeting!

I may ask each participant to introduce themselves - who are you, what do you do, what does your company do, etc. That will be followed by an open discussion.

To test your audio and video setting, you can join this test Zoom meeting: https://zoom.us/test

Please join the live meeting at 6:00PM EST with this Zoom link:

You can also join by phone:

  • Meeting ID: 792 850 274
  • 646 558 8656 US +16465588656,,792850274# US (New York)

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 Security
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Lightning Talks: What's a SIEM? What a Firewall Can and Cannot Do.
Saturday, April 29th, 2020: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Cybersecurity Center of the Americas - Miami

The 2020 (ISC)2 Miami Chapter annual meeting will take place on April 29th, 2020 at the Miami Dade College Cybersecurity Center of the Americas

This is the opportunity to learn about the Chapter's accomplishments and to discuss its growth and future plans.

The meeting will be followed by a deep dive into SIEM tools.

Refreshments and hors d'oeuvre will be offered!

This free event is exclusively for (ISC)2 Chapter members, join in advance to make sure you are a part it! Host ed by The (ISC)2 Miami Chapter


SF IT Careers
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Remote, Not Isolated- Virtual Flash Mentoring Demo Session 2
Wednesday, April 1st, 2020: 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Online

Flash Mentoring is a unique and well-respected program of Twomentor LLC that accelerates leaders of all generations to 'Get into the Fast Lane of Your Career

Join Zoom Meeting

During these dynamic sessions (live or virtual), participants develop meaningful 1:1 connections in 5-6 professionals in structured mentoring conversations. Each participant will both mentor and be mentored on topics like professional development, overcoming career challenges, navigating ambiguity, and more....

Hosted by Julie Kantor


SF IT Palm Beach Events
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Automation in Enterprise Architecture
Monday, May 18th, 2020: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Mad Robot Brewing Co. - Boca Raton

David Hartman, Founder & CEO @ The SilverLogic - CSM with degrees in Computer Science and Mathematics, David architects platforms and innovative technology solutions combining APIs and cutting-edge technologies, such as AR and IoT. His mission is to streamline the process of bringing innovative ideas to life in order to enable more people to build amazing user experiences.

Hosted by Alice Figuerola From Tech Talks Boca Raton


SF IT Bitcoin
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Solidity Programmers Bootcamp #2
Tuesday, March 31st, 2020: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Online

This will be a live interactive video tutorial from 6-7PM, the $39 fee will include the FREE episode 1 on Youtube, plus a private recording of the episode 2 that you will be attending. - In this video we will cover the following essential elements of solidity programming:

n this video we will cover the following essential elements of solidity programming:

  • How to declare a smart contract
  • How to issue an ERC20 contract
  • Understanding test networks
  • Compiling code
  • Deploying code

Hosted by Eryka Gemma


SF IT AI
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Virtual Academy Live Meetup - Learn how to build a bot!
Wednesday, April 1st, 2020: 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Online

South Florida, here we gooooo! I'm excited to offer you an opportunity to participate in a UiPath Academy Live event to be held in a virtual setting on Wednesday, April 1st 2020. The event duration is three hours and the agenda is below. Please register on the eventbrite link and zoom details will be emailed to you when you secure your spot!

What to Expect

Participants are given a hands-on tour of UiPath Studio and build up to two processes using key features of our platform. This session is perfect for non-technical managers, Robotic Process Automation (RPA) leaders, and business process analysts to either be introduced to or better understand UiPath's capabilities. Participants will understand why RPA is essential to operating faster and more efficiently while also enabling them to improve customer service.

Hosted by Kishore Pardasani


SF IT Javascript
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Game Development with Unity by Todd Albert from Boca Code
Tuesday, April 7th, 2020: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Online

Come join with your laptop, desktop AND YES even your PHONE!!! Todd Albert, founder of Boca Code, will be showing us Game Development using Javascript with Unity

With a few lines of JavaScript, you can make a custom game like the pros! Learn how to leverage the power of Unity and JavaScript to make a fully-immersive game you can play on any device.

Make sure to come hungry and we'll have PIZZA and DRINKS as always and great company to to talk.

-Hosted by Damian Montero


SF IT Python
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Model Versioning Done Right: A ModelDB V2 Walkthrough
Wednesday, April 1st, 2020: 1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Online

In a field that is rapidly evolving but lacks infrastructure to operationalize and govern models, ModelDB 2.0 provides the ability to version the full modeling process including the underlying data and training configurations, ensuring that teams can always go back and re-create a model, whether to remedy a production incident or to answer a regulatory query.

Hosted by Julia Mohler


AI Model Governance in a High-Compliance Industry
Wednesday, April 8th, 2020: 2:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Online

Model governance defines a collection of best practices for data science - versioning, reproducibility, experiment tracking, automated CI/CD, and others. Within a high-compliance setting where the data used for training or inference contains private health information (PHI) or similarly sensitive data, additional requirements are added.

Hosted by Julia Mohler


SF IT Miami Events
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Miami DevCon
Thursday, April 16th, 2020: 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM Friday, April 17th, 2020
Ecotech Visions - Miami Gardens

Miami's inaugural emerging technology DevCon that bridges the gap between AI, Blockchain, Reality, Smart Cities & Impact.

Taking place on April 16th & 17th, Miami DevCon will welcome a diverse group from throughout North America, LatAm and the Caribbean. The conference agenda features a series of insightful talks, interactive panel discussions, workshops and solutions-based case studies developed by thought leaders and influencers in emerging tech.

The event also showcases two days of top-level content and interactive experiences from leading brands who are embracing emerging technologies and social impact.

Hosted by Miami Devcon


SF IT Agile
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PMO (Project Management Office) Cafe
Wednesday, April 1st, 2020: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Online

Join us this Wednesday, April 1st, to talk about the project of the measurement of the Emotion Intelligence with Yehuda Bar-David one of the founders of CampaignTester a company that created a cutting edge platform that empowers clients with measurable insights to validate, revise and perfect video messaging.

Hosted by PMO Business


SF IT Thinkful
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Build a Web App with JavaScript & jQuery
Monday, March 30th, 2020: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Online

JavaScript is the language of the browser. Every website you've ever used is built with JavaScript, with interaction powered by the popular jQuery library. Learn how to use JavaScript and jQuery and build a simple web app in this workshop.

Together we'll learn key jQuery concepts like manipulating the DOM and using event listeners to update our app in real time.

Hosted by Thinkful Miami


Becoming a Data Scientist Info Session
Monday, March 30th, 2020: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Online

Interested in becoming a Data Scientist? Come learn more about Thinkful's flexible Data Science program, which prepares you for your next job without asking you to quit this one. You'll learn about our mentorship program, career services, curriculum, and track record of job placement.

How to join us: Once you register with Eventbrite, you will receive an email with the links to the live webinar from BigMarker. We recommend RSVPing even if you cannot attend the event live because you will receive an email after the webinar has completed with the replay link. If you do not receive your link, please email ivy@thinkful.com.

Hosted by Thinkful Miami


What is UX/UI Design?
Monday, March 30th, 2020: 9:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Online

Wondering what UX/UI Design is and if it's the right career for you? Join us as we cover the rise of the UX/UI design industry, what a designer actually does, and all of the different types of roles that exist in the UX/UI field. We'll walk you through how to get the skills to become a top-notch designer yourself and highlight the path to getting those various jobs that will be open to you once you've mastered this skill set.

How to join us:

Once you register with Eventbrite, you will receive an email with the links to the live webinar from BigMarker.

Hosted by Thinkful Miami


Data Science vs. Data Analytics
Tuesday, March 31st, 2020: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Online

Data Science and Data Analytics aren't just buzzwords. They are currently two of the hottest and most in-demand professions. Wondering which one best suits you? Join us as we break down the specifics of each, and help you determine which one is your ideal next career choice.

We'll start by going over the differences between the two careers. Then, we'll walk you through how to get the skills to be successful in each, and discuss the different jobs that will be available to you once you've acquired those skills.

Hosted by Thinkful Miami


Becoming a UX/UI Designer Info Session
Tuesday, March 31st, 2020: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Online

Interested in becoming a Product Designer? Now's your chance to learn what a Product Designer does - from user research to iterative design, to rapid prototyping. Product design is a field that brings together art, business, and engineering. It is a career path that allows room for growth and expansion in a variety of areas, including design research, art direction, or even freelancing.

Join us as we take a deep dive into Thinkful's flexible Product Design program. This program is designed to help those with no prior experience in design land their first full-time job as a product designer-at a flexible pace and without having to quit your current job!

Hosted by Thinkful Miami


Free Crash Course: Natural Language Processing
Tuesday, March 31st, 2020: 9:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Online

Data Science is a broad field that covers specializations across a wide range of topics. One of the most exciting data science specializations is Natural Language Processing - or NLP. In this workshop, we'll work together to build a sentiment analysis model based on hotel reviews.

We will introduce essential Data Science methods. You will leave this workshop with a better understanding of how you can use modern tools to analyze the natural language data that we have at our fingertips today.

Hosted by Thinkful Miami


Becoming a Data Analyst Info Session
Tuesday, March 31st, 2020: 9:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Online

Interested in becoming a Data Analyst? Now's your chance to learn what a Data Analyst does - from statistics, to analysis, to visualizations. Join us and learn more about Thinkful's flexible Data Analytics program. This program is designed to help those with no prior experience in data or technology land their first full-time job as a data analyst - at a flexible pace and without having to quit your current job!

How to join us: Once you register with Eventbrite, you will receive an email with the links to the live webinar from BigMarker. We recommend RSVPing even if you cannot attend the event live because you will receive an email after the webinar has completed with the replay link. If you do not receive your link, please email ivy@thinkful.com.

Hosted by Thinkful Miami


Intro To Data Analytics: Tableau Basics
Wednesday, April 1st, 2020: 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Online

Are you looking for a better way to communicate your insights beyond charts in Excel or Powerpoint? Data analysts have all kinds of technologies at their disposal to draw insights out of their data. An essential tool to have in your kit is Tableau, a program used by companies of all sizes to visualize and analyze their data.

Join us for an interactive workshop as we explore the typical workflow of a data analyst and the role that Tableau plays within it. We'll get our hands on some actual Tableau examples, and you'll leave here having created several unique visualizations from scratch.

Hosted by Thinkful Miami


Data Science: Tools Of The Trade
Wednesday, April 1st, 2020: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Online

During this workshop, we'll cover the emergence of big data and some of the ways that data scientists unlock insights and predictions from it. We'll walk through the skills and tools you'll need to get started as a successful data scientist, and discuss different real-world problems that you'll be able to conquer once you've mastered your new skill set.

How to join us: Once you register with Eventbrite, you will receive an email with the links to the live webinar from BigMarker. We recommend RSVPing even if you cannot attend the event live because you will receive an email after the webinar has completed with the replay link.

Hosted by Thinkful Miami


SF IT SFISSA
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Remote Working/Facilitation Best Practices (Quarantined Edition)
Wednesday, April 1st, 2020: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Online

Transformation Experts, we believe in supporting our community. We have brought together our team of Agile coaches to share with you best practices on:

  • Remote working/facilitation best practices
  • Remote tools, tips, and tricks
  • Remote team building activities

Don't miss this chance to keep learning!

Hosted by Rick Regueira


SF IT Code for MIA
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Virtual Civic Hacking 101 Session
Thursday, April 2nd, 2020: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Online

If your new to Code for Miami or this term then this is the workshop for you. Get a quick training and walkthrough by our Code for Miami leadership team on how to start or get involved in the world of Public Interest Technology and Civic Technology.

Join us for our Virtual Civic Hacking 101

If your new to Code for Miami or this term then this is the workshop for you. Get a quick training and walkthrough by our Code for Miami leadership team on how to start or get involved in the world of Public Interest Technology and Civic Technology.

Hosted by Gregory and Livio Zanardo


SF IT Wyncode
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Speak in Code: Intro to HTML (RSVP via Eventbrite)
Monday, March 30th, 2020: 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Online

This event is part of our Speak in Code series hosted by Wyncode instructors - Join us for a 101: Intro to HTML! Learn from our talented Associate Instructor who will walk you through the HTML course and answer questions for you along the way. This is designed for beginners and tech aficionados.

Hosted by Wyncode Academy


How to launch your remote career
Tuesday, March 31st, 2020: 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Online

Join us to learn how to launch your remote career! On our agenda:

  • Benefits of working remote
  • What it is like to work remote (best practices, recommended tools, and more)
  • How to work in team when you work remote
  • How to search for remote jobs
  • How common is working remote, and in what industries is it common?

This event is open to the public! Make sure to RSVP to receive meeting details.

Hosted by Wyncode Academy


Speak in Code: Intro to CSS
Wednesday, April 1st, 2020: 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Online

Join us for a 101: Intro to CSS! Learn from our talented Head Instructor who will walk you through the CSS course and answer questions for you along the way. This is designed for beginners and tech aficionados.

A Little Background on Wyncode:

Wyncode immerses ambitious individuals in a demanding and inspiring learning environment engineered to develop successful coders with business acumen. The first of its kind in South Florida, we believe in promoting programming literacy using a disruptive education model and feel that a bootcamp environment is the best way to learn practical and relevant coding skills quickly. Wyncode is licensed by the Florida Department of Education Commission for Independent Education.

Hosted by Wyncode Academy


SF IT Startup
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Meet the Grads and Mentors of the South Florida Founder Institute
Tuesday, March 31st, 2020: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Online

As the South Florida Founder Institute cohort gets ready to start, join us for this online and interactive Q&A event with Local leaders and Alumni.

Ask questions, get feedback, and learn tips to succeed from founders, leaders, and mentors who have taken part in the program, including Aaron Chavez (Partner at Argent Strategies, FI Mentor), Spencer Lyons (Director of Industry Relations at Realdax, FI Mentor), Alex Norman (Founder of MyCoop, FI Alum), and Emilio Taylor (Co-Founder of Insure Siren, FI Alum).

Hosted by Jonathan Greechan


Healthtech Online Demo Day: Watch Promising Startups Pitch Live
Tuesday, March 31st, 2020: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Online

Now more than ever, the world needs entrepreneurs building impactful companies in the healthtech space. Don't miss this opportunity to learn about the #healthtech companies you'll be reading about tomorrow! - On this live and interactive Online Demo Day event, watch pitches from innovative seed-stage #health tech startups in the Founder Institute portfolio, and ask the founders questions about their businesses.

On this live and interactive Online Demo Day event, watch pitches from innovative seed-stage #health tech startups in the Founder Institute portfolio, and ask the founders questions about their businesses.

The Demo Day will feature short presentations from:

  • David Franklin: Founder, KNOW RX (Austin, TX)
  • Windi Muziasari: CEO, Resistomap Oy (Helsinki, Finland)
  • Jon Zaikowski: President, CapCell Biologics (New York, NY)

Hosted by Jonathan Greechan


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