EDITOR’S PICKS: Your Weekly Events In #DFWTech (2.26.18 – 3.4.18)

It’s Monday, and you’re back to the grind (yes probably both with coffee and work). Take a step back from this week’s to-do list to launch some personal development into your week. Check out this week’s list of local events to see how you can grow your skills and your network. Use the hashtag #DFWTech to let us know which events you decide to check out.. 

Events this Week (2.26.18 – 3.4.18)

Tuesday, Feb. 27

#BIGDOCC Downtown Coffee Club
Location: Cafe Momentum
Time: 8:00 a.m.
You wake up every morning, filled with excitement about the technology news of the day. Wouldn’t it be great if you could surround yourself once a week with people just as excited about tech as you are? Join host Caitlin Studley for free coffee and a chance to make some new connections in the startup community.


Money+Mindset: Tax law changes and your financial plan
Location: Dallas
Time: 11:30 a.m.
Have you heard of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017? If not, Jon Karp, a certified public accountant with 25 years of tax, advisory and accounting experience, and Debra Brennan Tang, a certified financial planner, will walk through these tax changes and its effects on your personal finances.

Wednesday, Feb. 28

Tech Titans New Member Orientation
Location: Richardson
Time: 11:30 a.m.
This week, Tech Titans, the largest technology trade association in Texas, is offering a new member orientation lunch for new community members to get involved. Come prepared to network and meet new technology-enthusiasts in the area.

Thursday, March 1

Learn iOS Development
Location: Dallas
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Jump into iOS development with this two hour meetup. Come with Xcode installed on your laptop, and this event will walk you through setting up your environment and coding basic tasks.

DFW Pythoneers Main Monthly Meeting
Location: Plano
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Join the DFW Pythoneers every first Thursday of the month. Python beginners are recommended to come at 6 p.m. for the Beginner’s Sessions, and the normal meeting will begin at 7 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to prepare topics for discussion.

Friday, March 2

Techstars Startup Weekend Fort Worth
Location: Fort Worth
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Get your tickets now for this weekend-long conference for innovators to come together to pitch, create and launch your business idea.

Saturday, March 3

Denton Open Data Day 2018
Location: Denton
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Following work that was completed last year, this year’s Denton Open Data Day will explore Denton’s data sets to search for solutions for community issues such as affordable housing, food and transportation.

Sunday, March 4

Everything Bitcoin, Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies
Location: Fort Worth
Time: 4:00 p.m.
This week, Dallas Bitcoin Meetup will be taking its meeting to Fort Worth. Come with questions to discuss.

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Jacquelyn Elias

Editor at Launch DFW | SMU senior studying journalism, creative computing and computer science graduating in May '18 | Twitter: @jacquieeli | LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/jacquelynrelias