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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 Broward
vBeersPlus @ General Provision Downtown Ft. Lauderdale
Wednesday, January 8th, 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

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



Our mission is to stop the leading cause of breaches - privileged access abuse. Centrify empowers our customers with a cloud-ready Zero Trust Privilege approach to secure access to infrastructure, DevOps, cloud, containers, Big Data and other modern enterprise use cases.

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
Technology + Innovation In The Construction Industry
Tuesday, January 28th, 2020: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
The SilverLogic - Boca Raton

We would like to invite you to attend Technology + Innovation In The Construction Industry.


  • Ves Marinova, Co-founder of iCC
  • Todd, CEO of Speedy Concrete
  • Adam Eric Richards, Partner at Katz Barron

These are some points that are going to be covered:

  • What are the main setbacks on projects?
  • How are Innovations in construction technology disrupting the industry?
  • Decoding digital transformation in construction
  • Contract law for construction


  • Todd Barna is the owner and CEO of Speedy Concrete Cutting
  • Ves Marinova is Director of Marketing and IT for Speedy Concrete Cutting and co-founder of iCC
  • Adam Eric Richards is a Partner at Katz Barron

Hosted by The SilverLogic

SF IT Palm Beach Tech
Tech Talk Panel - '2019 in Technology'
Monday, January 6th, 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!

  • Audrey Hammonds | TSP @ Microsoft
  • Aaron Wormus | CTO @ SMArtX Advisory Solutions
  • Joe Russo | CEO @ Palm Beach Tech Association

Hosted by Aaron Wormus From Tech Talks - West Palm

Musical Robotics! How to make your own robot musicians
Wednesday, January 8th, 2020: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
FAU - Boca Raton

Robots, music, beeps, and boops! Calling all musicians, tinkerers, DIYers, and general wizards!! We will be exploring the possibilities of implementing robots into musical applications. There will be a presentation by Taylor Sullivan explaining the creation of his one-man robotic punk band known as Stupid Idiot. Along with a presentation by the infamous Anand Jain (AJ) about his amazing transformation of floppy disk drives, stepper motors, hard disk drives, and solenoids into an amazing orchestra!

Hosted by David Shvimer and Taylor From South Florida Music Technology

Product Management Bootcamp
Saturday, January 11th, 2020: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
1909 (FKA Palm Beach Tech Space)

Join us in partnership with General Assembly Miami for our first ever 'Product Management Bootcamp' on Saturday, January 11th as part of our NEW 'Learn to Code' educational initiative!


You're full of ideas, but how do you know which are worth working on?

Hosted by Nikki Cabus From Learn to Code w/ Palm Beach Tech

Michelle Bakels (NextEra Energy): 'Volunteering Your Tech Skills'
Monday, January 13th, 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!


Michelle Bakels | Software Developer @ NextEra Energy Resources


'Volunteering Your Tech Skills'


  • :40 Minutes of Networking
  • :5 Minutes of Introductions
  • :15 Minute TED Style Talk

Hosted by Christopher Cabrera from Tech Talks : Palm Beach Gardens

SF IT TechLaunch
Tech Talk - A conversation about certifications
Wednesday, January 8th, 2020: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
TechLaunch - Miramar

Welcome, 2020! Are you ready to change your life this year?

Whether you're working a dead-end job, want to gain a new skill, or transitioning out of your current field, everybody wants to have that high-paying job and that is challenging and rewarding. Technology is an ever-growing market and you DO NOT want to be the one left behind!

Hosted by Alejandra Gomez and Priscilla Pastora

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

AWS User Group of Florida January Meetup
Thursday, January 9th, 2020: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
2419 E Commercial Blvd - Fort Lauderdale

Join the CloudHesive team on January 9th for pizza and beers to discuss all the latest news from re: invent. CloudHesive's CTO Patrick Hanna will be leading this discussion and covering the latest announcements impacting artificial intelligence & machine, data, storage, app integration, networking, identity management, enterprise services, and development. Don't Miss Out!

Hosted by Rebecca Auguste From AWS User Groups of Florida - Fort Lauderdale

SF IT Blockchain
CryptoMondays Miami
Monday, January 13th, 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.

Hosted by CryptoMondays From CryptoMondays Miami

SF IT Nutanix
Nutanix User Group South Florida Chapter
Wednesday, January 29th, 2020: 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Dave & Buster's - Hollywood

The world of IT, cloud, and hyperconvergence is vast-don't venture out there alone! Assemble your team, mingle with peers, and learn how to navigate the IT landscape at a Nutanix User Group (NUG) meeting. One's coming to Hollywood, FL on Wednesday, January 29th, and you're invited!

Come prepared to:

  • Connect with Nutanix customers
  • Chat with IT pros and cloud builders
  • Get up-to-date with the latest Nutanix tech
  • Watch live product demos
  • And much more!

Bring your knowledge, questions, and appetite (there'll be lunch!) Space is limited, so register today.

Hosted by Nutanix User Group

SF IT Bitcoin
Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Immersion Certificate Program
Saturday, January 11th, 2020: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Sunday, Jamuary 12th, 2020
Blockchain Center - Miami

Level up your skills and knowledge about blockchain and cryptocurrency, and earn your credentialed, blockchain-verified certification

This 2 day educational, immersion program is a hands-on interactive learning experience with one of the world's leading experts in blockchain and cryptocurrency, George Levy, CSBCP, CBP.

With your participation, you will earn a physical blockchain-verified certificate of completion from leading educational organizations Blockchain Institute of Technology, blocksEDU and Blockchain Center, and credentialed by Foundational Technologies Institute. Suitable for framing and third party verifiable using blockchain technology, you can include this achievement on your resume, list it on LinkedIn and add to your professional profile.

Hosted by OrganizerBlockchain Center Miami

North American Bitcoin Conference
Thursday, January 17th, 2020: 7:00 PM to 5:30 PM Thursday, January 17th
James L. Knight Center - Miami

The North American Bitcoin Conference is back in Miami for the seventh year running.

At previous conferences, we've launched huge names like Ethereum, Litecoin, Polymath, TZERO, Factom, Aion, and we can't wait to one-up ourselves this year.

We're asking our attendees: what's next for blockchain? We've celebrated 2017's electrifying highs and survived the ensuing crypto winter.

What will the industry throw at us next?

TNABC has shaped the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry since 2012, evolving alongside a market that attracts ferocious supporters and harsh critics.

Join us in 2020 for the latest industry launches, the most energizing investment announcements, and powerful networking with long established blockchain players.

Hosted by

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

'Data Science Pioneers' Movie Screening
Tuesday, January 7th, 2020: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
General Provision Downtown - Fort Lauderdale

Come and join us - Cut through the hype and see what it really means to be a data scientist!

Runtime: 61m

Even though the name is new, the role has a long lineage in statistics and information sciences. And while the challenges data scientists now face occur on an unprecedented scale today, they stand on the shoulders of technical and ethical quandaries that came before (after all, the question of self-driving cars is the trolley problem made real).

In DATA SCIENCE PIONEERS, real data scientists contextualize the role and why they love it while exploring the concerns and challenges to come. DATA SCIENCE PIONEERS is proof that data scientists aren't just data-crazy mathematicians that happen to work in a cutting-edge field; they enjoy their work and want to take on difficult ethical questions, too. They want to make a difference.

Hosted by Aaron Richter from PyData Miami / Machine Learning Meetup

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 Refresh Miami
How to Kickstart and Scale a Marketplace Business
Wednesday, January 8th, 2020: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Miami

Join us for an evening with founder, engineer and product manager, Lenny Rachitsky. Lenny spent last seven years at Airbnb where he led teams tackling supply growth, conversion, reviews, quality, community, and much more. Before joining Airbnb he cofounded Localmind, a location-based information platform providing real-time answers for destination-related queries which sold to Airbnb.

Hosted by Maria Derchi Russo From Refresh Miami

How to Kickstart and Scale a Marketplace Business
Wednesday, January 8th, 2020: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Miami

Join us for an evening with founder, engineer and product manager, Lenny Rachitsky. Lenny spent last seven years at Airbnb where he led teams tackling supply growth, conversion, reviews, quality, community, and much more. Before joining Airbnb he cofounded Localmind, a location-based information platform providing real-time answers for destination-related queries which sold to Airbnb.

Hosted by Maria Derchi Russo From Refresh Miami

SF IT Nerd Nite Miami
Nerd Nite Miami Best of 2019
Thursday, January 9th, 2020: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Gramps Bar - Miami

Nerd Nite is a monthly event during which several folks give fun-yet-informative presentations across all disciplines - while the audience drinks along. It's like the Discovery Channel . . . with beer!

1) Sailor Moon

2) The Physics of Figure Skating

3) Stress! Why It Exists and the Magic to Overcome It

Hosted by Melissa From Nerd Nite Miami

Disabilities and Digital Equality: How to navigate the waters of the ADA and the country's largest untapped demographic.
Thursday, January 9th, 2020: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Galuppi's - Pompano Beach

People with disabilities represent more discretionary income than African Americans and Hispanics - combined. However, very few marketers understand how to tap into this enormous hidden market. Having a website that meets minimal legal compliance is just the beginning. Learn how to hone an inclusive approach that encompasses service design, data architecture, photography, and digital experiences.

  • Understand the ADA and how it relates to your website or app's legal risk
  • Which use cases your teams need to consider when building a customer experience (the answer will surprise you)
  • Some success stories in connecting to a half trillion-dollar market

Hosted by South Florida IMA

SF IT Python
Python Developers Miami monthly MeetUp @FIU PG-6
Saturday, January 11th, 2020: 10:00 AM to 12:00 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

SoFloPHP Boca (Monthly Meetup)
Thursday, January 9th, 2020: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
FAU - Boca Raton

A subject for this meetup not firm yet, but it is bound to be good even if we simply get together and chat about what we are all up to lately.

Most of these meetups include FREE pizza and drinks provided by the current months sponsor. These meetups are alcohol free and a learning atmosphere, though we usually socialize before and after the topic of the month.

Hosted by Adam Culp From South Florida PHP User Group (SoFloPHP)

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 Miami Events
Study Group Session + Lightning Talks
Wednesday, January 8th, 2020: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
The Idea Center at Miami Dade College - Miami

We'll dedicate time during Study Group Sessions for short talks as well as Q&A.

If you would like to present a 10 to 20 minute talk on a data-related topic (e.g. language, tool, concept, or statistical technique) at this session, message us.

This is a friendly environment where all questions are appreciated and where members learn from each other.

Hosted by Cris and 3 others from Data Science Study Group: South Florida

Javascript Development: A simple CRM with ReactJS
Monday, January 13th, 2020: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
StartHub - 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.

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 Alan G and 3 others From Miami Software Developers

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
Divi Demystified And More!
Tuesday, January 7th, 2020: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
2250 N Commerce Pkwy - Weston

First Meetup Of The Year 2020! Please take note of a major venue change.

Here's the planned agenda:

  • Discussion about WordCamp Miami in 2020
  • Divi Demystified: An In-depth Walk-through of Elegant Themes Page Builder
  • 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 Code for MIA
Open Hack Night by Code for Miami (Inc)
Thursday, January 9th, 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.

Who we are: We are a diverse group of Miamians putting technology to work to solve our community's problems.

What we do: We build prototypes, advocate for open data, and support a community of people that are working on making Miami better every day

Hosted by Gregory and Livio Zanardo From Code for Miami

SF IT Wyncode
Let's Talk About UX/UI (Over Pizza)
Tuesday, January 7th, 2020: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Wyncode Academy - Miami

Ready to learn more about User Experience/User Interface Design?

Join us for a (Wyn)troductory session where you will learn what UX/UI is, what it does, how to do it - and enjoy some pizza, because who doesn't love pizza? This event is designed for individuals who have little to no experience in UX/UI design. We encourage you to bring your Internet-capable computer.

Come enjoy some pizza with us while you learn about UX/UI. Seats are limited, so be sure to reserve yours today!

Hosted by Wyncode Academy

Start Fresh in 2020, Learn to Code
Saturday, January 11th, 2020: 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Wyncode Academy - Miami

Thinking of changing the course of your career in 2020?

Dreaming of becoming a developer and launching a career in tech? This is the perfect workshop to test your skills. Join the Wyncode team, our Alumni and Hiring Partners to learn about the Miami tech scene and what opportunities are out there for you to grab.

Hosted by Wyncode Academy

Test Course: Audit Wyncode's Digital Marketing Class
Wednesday, January 15th, 2020: 6:45 PM to 9:00 PM
Wyncode Academy - Miami

Come audit the first day of our Digital Marketing and dip your toe into the part-time program. Find out if it's the right fit for you and learn the basics from instructor and industry expert Mike Schott.

Our Digital Marketing course curriculum covers digital strategy, metrics and analytics, social media marketing, remarking and targeting. Sharpen your marketing skills and give your career a boost! Read more about the program here.

Wyncode is proud to be the #3 most reviewed in-person code school in the country on the industry-leading website Course Report with a 4.73/5 star rating.

Hosted by Wyncode Academy

Build your website with Squarespace
Thursday, January 23rd, 2020: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Wyncode Academy - Miami

Squarespace is an amazing tool for entrepreneurs, bloggers, photographers, restaurants, and small business owners looking to build a beautifully designed website quickly and easily. In this workshop, you'll learn how to choose a template, customize the look and feel of your website, lay out content, and leave with the beginnings of your very own website.

You must bring an internet-capable laptop to work on. We also recommend you come prepared with any photos or logos you would like to have on your website.

Seats are limited so don't forget to RSVP!

Hosted by Wyncode Academy

Coding is a Family Thing: Parents & Kids Workshop
Saturday, January 25th, 2020: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Wyncode Academy - Miami

Ready to learn more about coding?

This workshop is for parents and their kids to learn together! The experience is designed for individuals who have little to no experience in programming. You will learn about coding concepts, different languages, and write your first line of code! All you'll need for this event is a computer that is able to access the internet.

Seats are limited, be sure to reserve yours today! Hosted by Wyncode Academy

How to get your app approved in the App Store
Tuesday, January 28th, 2020: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Wyncode Academy - Miami

Join us for a masterclass on acing the Apple App Store's requirements. You'll learn all the tips and tricks around getting your app approved. You'll also learn how to think of your design through a UX/UI frame to make it the best it can be.

MAKE SURE TO RSVP to get a reminder!

Hosted by Wyncode Academy

SF IT Game Developers
XR User Group Cowork, Open-Hack at Broward Library Creation Station
Monday, January 6th, 2020: 2:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Broward Main Library - Ft. Lauderdale

Florida Game Developers Association (the official Unity3D User Group for all of South Florida) is pleased to partner with Broward County Library System's Creation Station Lab to host a XR Game Developer Unity3D Workshop.

Meetups will take place on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of every month from 2:00 pm -7:30 pm.

Hosted by Praveen Yalamanchi From Florida Game Developers Association

SF IT Startup
StartupPOP Tech Startup Pitch Event
Thursday, January 30th, 2020: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Cendyn Spaces - Boca Raton

StartupPOP will be running it's 34th tech startup pitch event with networking in the last 4 years on January 30th, 2020 at 6pm at Cendyn Spaces. We have had over 300 startups pitch at our events since 2014! - If you have a tech startup or are interested in the startup community in Boca Raton, this is a special local event you should consider attending! If you attend for the first time, you will see 5 tech startups get up and pitch their businesses!

Hosted by StartupPOP

SF IT BizHack
Launch a Successful Facebook Ad
Tuesday, January 21st, 2020: 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM EST
The Idea Center at Miami Dade College - Miami

Start the year knowing once and for all how to launch a successful Facebook Ad. Maybe you tried advertising online in the past with no results, maybe you wanted to start in 2019 and didn't happen. Well, 2020 is YOUR YEAR!

Bring your laptop to this hands-on, 1.5-hour Master Class to start advertising with social media successfully.

Digital marketing expert Dan Grech of BizHack Academy will walk you through the basics of how to create a strategy to run Facebook Ads and will teach you specific tactics using Audience Insights, detailed targeting and more. Learn how to find new customers and generate sales in 2020 using the most powerful ad platform ever built.

Hosted by BizHack Academy

SF IT Broward Events
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

South Florida Executive Roundtable: Executive Breakfast Panel: 'Innovations in Tech & Healthcare'
Tuesday, January 21st, 2020: 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM
Ft. Lauderdale

Join us January 21, 2020 for our Breakfast Meeting in Ft. Lauderdale, 8:00am to 9:30am, for a continuing conversation on #Innovation #Leadership #Change-Management #Talent #Tech #CorporateSocialResponsibility more... specifically around 'Innovations & Tech in Healthcare'

Hosted by SFER

SF IT Salesforce
Dreamforce Global Gathering @ Ultimate Software
Thursday, January 9th, 2020: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Ultimate Software - Weston

The best of Dreamforce '19 comes to you!

Four days of inspiration, giving back, and having the time of your life with fellow Trailblazers - that only begins to describe the most innovative software conference in the world. With 2,700+ sessions to help every role in every industry succeed, opportunities to get hands-on with the latest product innovations, and thousands of Trailblazers to learn from, Dreamforce is not to be missed.

Hosted by Southeast Florida Salesforce Developer 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.

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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.

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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.

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