This Week in NYC Tech is a NYCEDC weekly series that features interesting happenings in the New York tech community. Events are curated from what we see around the Internet. Get plugged in!
Tuesday, March 18
NYC Tech Breakfast, 8 am
At this monthly breakfast get-together techies, developers, designers, and entrepreneurs share learn from their peers through show and tell / show-case style presentations.
Getting Started with Wordpress, 6:30 - 8 pm
Beginner to intermediate course for those seeking an easy, user-friendly way to set up and maintain a website. Held at the Made in NY Media Center, this class will walk through the basics of getting your site live quickly.
NYEdTechStartup Showcase 2014, 7 - 9 pm
Come and hear what New York Ed Tech startups are working on. See the community demonstrate how they’re solving some of education’s challenges with innovative and scalable technologies. Presenting companies include Credly, MakerState, MarcoPolo, Mediathread, and Pear Deck.
Brooklyn iOS Developer Meetup, 7 pm
Join Etsy, TENDIGI, and Ultravisual for a night of iOS tools and tips.
Wednesday, March 19
2014 New York City Clean Tech Open Northeast Kickoff Party, 5:30 pm
Entrepreneurs, students, savvy technologists, investors, professions, and other interested parties welcome! Join for an amazing night of clean tech community networking with a special focus on the upcoming Cleantech Open 2014 Accelerator program.
Hardwired NYC #8, 5:45 pm
Join the Hardwired NYC Meetup group at Digital for this month’s speakers including Raymond Velez, the global CTO of Razorfish and Bein Einstein, creator of 3Doodler, the world’s first 3D-printing pen.
NYC Pyladies Coding Potluck, 7 pm
Tipping Point Partners has invited PyLadies to hang out and code. Female python coders can bring their laptop. Everyone who comes will be working on a tutorial or their personal projects.
Building a Brooklyn Network: Resources for Every BK Entrepreneur, 7 pm
The Brooklyn Entrepreneurs group invites entrepreneurs to join them at the Huge offices in Dumbo for a chance to Build Your Brooklyn Network. The event will consist of high-energy short presentations and free drinks. This time, they’ll be showcasing the best of BK networking resources: a handpicked group of the best co-working spaces and city-wide resource centers from across the borough.
Thursday, March 20
Silicon Harlem Tech Talk, 5:30 pm
For Women’s History Month, Silicon Harlem is celebrating Women in Tech. Featured guest is Andrea Taylor of Microsoft. Tech Talk will hosted by The Honorable Charles B. Rangel, who will be on hand to support the efforts of Silicon Harlem and help transform the community into a Tech and Innovation hub. March 20, 2014.
March Demo Night- NYC Media Startups, 6:30 pm
Join CUNY for March Demo Night, featuring exciting new media startups: 29th Street Publishing, The Howler, BKLYNR, RebelMouse, and Camayak
Startup Strategies - Asian Women on the Forefront, 6 pm
Asian Women In Business will be focusing on Asian women entrepreneurs who are at various stages of business development, some are self-funded and others have received multiple rounds of funding. Join us at Google to meet and listen to a panel of startups, women with undeniable passion and fortitude, who are in the midst of it all.
Friday, March 21
DUMBO Tech Breakfast Meetup, 8:30 am
Grab some food and talk tech.
Techstravaganza NYC 2014, 8:00 - 5:00 pm
The New York City Techstravaganza event is an annual IT Pro TechEd-type event being held at the NYC Microsoft office on Friday March 21st, 2014. The event will run from 8am-5pm and will include breakfast and lunch for attendees. $10 charge for attendees.