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SeaJUG: How The Scala Way Gets in Scala’s Way & Oracle JDK vs Open JDK

September 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

TALK 1) How The Scala Way Gets in Scala's Way As a veteran Java developer, over the course of three college courses and my three most recent jobs, I've gone from being apprehensive of Scala to accepting Scala as my all-purpose first-choice programming language. And yet, at the same time, I've become all the more skeptical of a certain opinionated way of doing Scala that has taken hold in the Scala community, something I'll call "The Scala Way." Its hallmarks:…

Artificial Intelligence: Why You Need to Learn About It and How to Get Started

September 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has become an integral part of our lives whether we’re aware of it or not. From smart filters keeping our email inboxes organized and voice-activated assistants like Siri and Alexa helping us manage our lives, to personalized movie recommendations curated by Netflix algorithms and bots providing customer service, AI is becoming seamlessly integrated into our lives. While AI promises massive benefits to nearly every type of organization, from startups to enterprises and organizations focused on driving social…

Partner Power Hour: Continuous Integration

September 20 @ 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

Learn about continuous integration and continuous delivery (CICD) -- what it is and how you can apply it to your software development workflow. About the presenter: With over a decade of experience in the industry, Spencer Young is a Sr. Software Engineer for The Climate Corporation where he develops systems that support delivery pipelines for hundreds of software engineers.

Lakewood Code 101: Explore Software Development

September 21 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thinking about a new career in software development? Start here! In this one-day workshop, you'll get a taste of a day in the life of a software developer. Code 101 helps you learn what it’s like to be a software developer through a day-long immersive course for beginners that focuses on front-end web development technologies. Get a taste of the Code Fellows learning experience, find out how websites are built, and code a webpage yourself using professional coding practices. Outcomes:…

DigiPen Undergraduate Programs Preview Day!

September 21 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Attend one of our preview days to learn what it takes to be a successful DigiPen student and whether it's the right school for you! At our Undergraduate Preview Day, you will have the chance to tour the campus, meet with our students, faculty and alumni, and learn about our degree programs in video game design and development, computer science, computer engineering, machine learning, digital arts, music and sound design. Learn first-hand about DigiPen’s diverse degree programs and project-based learning…

.NET Conf

September 23 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

It is that time of year!!! .NET CONF!!! We are doing an awesome viewing party again this year by popular demand! We will have extra bonus lightning talk sessions from the team as well as plenty of chances to chat and mingle with the teams that build .NET! Hangout with fellow developers as we live stream .NET Conf 2019, a free virtual developer event co-organized by the .NET community and Microsoft. Join us as we live stream Day 1 of…

Trust and Responsibility in Design (Interaction Design Day)

September 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

This event is presented by IxDA Seattle as part of World Interaction Design Day. Thank you to Adobe for sponsoring food and to Artefact for hosting and providing beverages! Celebrate Interaction Design Day with your community by joining us for an in-depth conversation about trust and responsibility in design! We should all know by now that what we produce as designers and technologists can have unintended consequences. From concerns about privacy and transparency to perpetuating inequities and bias, what we produce can have far-reaching and unintentional impacts.…

Smartsheet Engage Conference

September 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

ENGAGE customer conference brings together more than 3,500 innovators from the global Smartsheet community for four days of inspiring sessions, hands-on learning, practical solutions and networking opportunities. Smartsheet’s CEO Mark Mader will keynote the event, while the company's customers, industry analysts (Gartner and 451 Research), along with key executives will headline various sessions and panels. Engage will offer opportunities to connect directly with customers to hear their success stories, including: Mame McCutchin, Program Manager at Ogilvy: As a program manager…

Talk Tech, Drink Beer, Bring Something Cool!

October 1 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Come as you are to BI Brewery, have a beer and talk tech, coding, innovation, AI, or IoT with fellow aficionados. If you have a cool project or maker item you want to show us, bring it! Got kids who want to code? Bring them, too!

Happy Hour at Code Fellows

October 3 @ 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us for drinks, snacks and good conversation with Code Fellows' students, staff, and alumni. You'll have an opportunity to learn more about Code Fellows’ programs and what a future career in coding can look like for you. Agenda: 4:30 - 5:00: Mingling 5:00 - 6:00: Brief introduction to Code Fellows 6:00 - 6:30: Additional networking and mingling with Code Fellows staff and instructors We’re here to hang out and answer your questions. Low pressure, great drinks, top-notch alumni, and…

DubHacks 2019

October 12 @ 11:30 am - October 13 @ 2:30 pm

Ready to change the world? Let's get started. DubHacks is the largest 24-hour collegiate hackathon in the Pacific Northwest, and this year it's all about you. Now more than ever, technology is pushing the boundaries of progress and social good. Now entering our 6th year, we've advocated for the importance of diversity, inclusion, accessibility, and representation in technology since our inception. This fall, we're focused on helping you venture beyond those boundaries to create human-informed technologies that work for all…

Intro to Machine Learning @ North Seattle Tech Talks

October 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join North Seattle Tech Talks for "Intro to Machine Learning" which will attempt to answer: 1. What is ML and how is it related to Artificial Intelligence? 2. What are practical applications of ML? 3. What are major issues / concerns with ML? 4. What are the key skills and technologies involved and where can one research, learn, and apply? Guest speakers will include: Gisselle Yang Xie, Ph. D. Research Science Manager @ Lyft https://www.linkedin.com/in/gyxie Quentin Caudron, Ph. D. Principal…

Global Gamesforum

October 22 @ 8:00 am - October 23 @ 5:00 pm

Gamesforum Seattle is a two day conference that brings together senior executives, influential managers and ambitious independent developers with the aim of supporting cross platform game developers. Returning to Seattle in October 2019, Gamesforum plays host to a hundred speakers from leading developers, publishers, brands and service providers discussing topics across six fascinating content tracks. The event will also play host to a number of additional micro events, including a game pitching competition, a meet the publisher session and workshops…

Data & Drinks: Building Resilient Privacy Solutions | Capitol Hill

October 24 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Come join us for a riveting evening of cocktails and insightful conversations around adapting, complying and innovating in an ever-changing world of privacy and data security. Bringing together local tech founders, c-suite executives and in-house counsel, with a particularly warm welcome to women, LGBTQ and minority professionals, we’ll discuss what large businesses are doing to build resilient privacy compliance programs, methods for emerging companies to meet legal obligations without full time privacy counsel, and how architects are designing products with privacy…

Seattle Code 101: Explore Software Development

November 9 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thinking about a new career in software development? Start here! In this one-day workshop, you'll get a taste of a day in the life of a software developer. Code 101 helps you learn what it’s like to be a software developer through a day-long immersive course for beginners that focuses on front-end web development technologies. Get a taste of the Code Fellows learning experience, find out how websites are built, and code a webpage yourself using professional coding practices. Outcomes:…

Spinnaker Summit 2019

November 15 @ 8:00 am - November 17 @ 5:00 pm

Spinnaker Summit 2019 brings together the rapidly growing global community of Spinnaker users – an open source, multi-cloud continuous delivery platform for releasing software changes with high velocity and confidence, created at Netflix and used by JP Morgan Chase, Cerner Healthcare, Capital One and others around the globe. Spinnaker has been battle-tested in production by hundreds of teams over millions of deployments. It combines a powerful and flexible pipeline management system with integrations to the major cloud providers. This year’s…

Seattle Code 101: Explore Software Development

December 7 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thinking about a new career in software development? Start here! In this one-day workshop, you'll get a taste of a day in the life of a software developer. Code 101 helps you learn what it’s like to be a software developer through a day-long immersive course for beginners that focuses on front-end web development technologies. Get a taste of the Code Fellows learning experience, find out how websites are built, and code a webpage yourself using professional coding practices. Outcomes:…

Seattle Code 101: Explore Software Development

01/04/2020 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thinking about a new career in software development? Start here! In this one-day workshop, you'll get a taste of a day in the life of a software developer. Code 101 helps you learn what it’s like to be a software developer through a day-long immersive course for beginners that focuses on front-end web development technologies. Get a taste of the Code Fellows learning experience, find out how websites are built, and code a webpage yourself using professional coding practices. Outcomes:…

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