EDITOR’S PICKS: Your Weekly News & Events

It’s Monday, and you’re back to the grind (yes probably both with coffee and work). Check out this week’s hot stories and local events guaranteed to keep you plugged in.  

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Events this Week (3.19.18 – 3.25.18)

Tuesday, March 20

Legal Aspects of Businesses Accepting Cryptocurrency
Location: LaunchPad City Frisco
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Dallas Bitcoin Meetup is going to Frisco to hear from presenters on the legal implications of using Blockchain-based technologies in your business.

Wednesday, March 21

The Crypto Show Live
Location: University of Texas at Dallas
Time: 7:00 p.m.
The UTD CryptoCurrency Club is bringing Austin-based The Crypto Show, a radio show for cryptocurrency, to Dallas for a free live talk at the University of Texas at Dallas.

Thursday, March 22

Salesforce Growth Camp
Location: The Dallas Entrepreneur Center
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
This free event will feature a half-day full of sessions, panels, workshops and networking to learn how to grow customer relationships, market your company and build a sales team.

Founders Live
Location: NoD Coworking
Time: 6 p.m.
Come hear from five local startups who will have 99 seconds to pitch their business, followed by time for Q&A. Startups presenting include RoboAmp, M-Ref, Don Murphy, Budgit and Todd Bloom Industries.

Friday, March 23

FAA UAS Remote Pilot Certificate Ground School
Location: Farmers Branch
Time: 8:30 p.m.
Brookhaven College is bringing a 3-day workshop to learn from flight instructors to prepare for the Federal Aviation Administration Part 107 written exam to get your official drone Remote Pilot Certificate. The course provides study materials; however, be sure to register online beforehand.

Saturday, March 24

3D Printer Saturday
Location: Plano
Time: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Join the Hackster Hardware Meetup to learn about 3D printing and to get your hands on the equipment to experiment.

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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