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  • Google Fiber Space Lounge

    1814 Westport Road, Kansas City, MO (map)
    39.050659 -94.607025

  • Join us on July 27th for the next meet up of your Kansas City Google Developer Group (GDG)!
    At this meet up:
    Lightning talks 
         - Let us know what you're working on!

    Building with Fire!
       - Firebase Intro/Walkthrough 
          - Using Firebase with the Web
          - Using Firebase with Android
          - Using Firebase with iOS
       - Demo + Use cases
       - Codelabs
    Looking forward to seeing all of you there!
    Transit and parking info: Parking is limited and first come first serve at the Google Fiber Space - 1814 Westport Road. Street parking is available on nearby side streets (Bell St, Genessee St, Wyoming St) as well on Westport Road. We ask you do not park in the church lot to the east, adjacent lot to the Google Fiber parking space. Thanks!

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  • Olathe City Hall

    100 East Santa Fe, Olathe, KS (map)
    38.883881 -94.819000

  • It has been a while since our last meetup. I hope everyone is having a good summer and it is time to get together again.
    Join us at the Olathe City Hall for our July 2016 meetup in partnership with TechrIoT!
    We are excited to introduce Jeff Weiner, VP of Product, Marketing, and Sales at Mersoft (www.mersoft.com). Join us and hear what Jeff has to share about Mersoft's three solutions that are now starting to get significant traction in the IoT space including home security, enterprise security, and smart/safe cities.
    Agenda
    5:30-6:00PM: Networking
    6:00-7:00PM: IoT in Home Security, Enterprise Security, and Smart Cities
    7:00-7:30PM: Wrap up/Networking
    Light refreshments will be provided, courtesy of TechrIoT! Please RSVP and join us.

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  • Hammerspace

    440 E 63rd St , Kansas City, MO (map)
    39.013760 -94.582397

  • 1/2 block east of Oak St. on 63rd St.
  • Every Thursday, the members of Hammerspace gather to socialize, network, and meet new members of the space. We welcome the community at large to come down during this time to explore the workshop, check out all of the tools, fabrication equipment and work space made available to HammerSpace members, and ask questions of our community of Hammerspace users.
    There is a concession stand and kids playroom available, and the evening is always the origin point of new and amazing creative ideas.
    Tours are led every 30 minutes for those curious about the tools and capabilities of the facility and staff. This is a free event, open to the public.

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  • Location TBD

    TBD, Overland Park, KS (map)
    38.952522 -94.718437

     

     

  • Lets get a bit more informal and have some quality discussions over lunch!
    If you have an idea of where you want to have lunch around Johnson County, just send a message!  We will iron out the details when it gets closer to the date.

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    Tuesday, August 2, 2016

    7:00 PM

  • Think Big Coworking

    1712 Main St. 2nd Floor, Kansas City, MO (map)
    39.092918 -94.583893

  • Please use the back enterence and the door by the elevator.
  • James has offered to give a presentation this month on Open Source Imaging Tools. Here is his pitch:
    "BEYOND GIMP: The Full Suite of Open Source Imaging Tools
    Looking to retouch your summer photos? You've probably heard of GIMP, but what other tools exist? A look at Darktable, and a sprinkling of useful commands from the ImageMagick tool set."

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  • Kansas City Convention Center

    301 West 13th Street, Kansas City, MO (map)
     

  • Worldcon, or more formally the World Science Fiction Convention, the annual convention of the World Science Fiction Society (WSFS), is a science fiction convention. It has been held each year since 1939 (except for the years 1942 to 1945, during World War II). The members of each Worldcon are the members of WSFS, and vote both to select the site of the Worldcon two years later, and to select the winners of the annual Hugo Awards, which are presented at each convention.
    I've never personally attended a WorldCon before, but as it's one of the largest science fiction literature conventions of the year, and takes place in a different city each year, I feel that I must attend it when it's right here in my city. If you're planning on attending, RSVP and we can work out times and places to meet in the comments.

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    • VinSolutions

      5700 Broadmoor Street, MissionKS (map)
    • 9th Floor, park in front or on top (uncovered) deck of covered parking garage.
    • Building your First IoT Project
      So you've written hello world (blinked an LED) a hundred times with your Raspberry Pi or other IoT device, you've read books and endless blog posts, been super excited about projects you've seen on Instructables or Hackster.io, but still don't have the confidence to jump in and make your first REAL IoT project.  We'll go over some ideas for good starter projects, and build one from start to finish!
      Speaker: Adam Barney (@cabarney)
      Adam is a nerd. That kept me humble and nearly friendless (*sniff*) through school, but I wear it as a badge of honor now. After buying a Commodore 64 with money from his paper route in the 4th grade, he’s never stopped learning about computers and how to make these stupid machines do cool things. I am a Microsoft C# MVP and ASP Insider, running my independent consulting company from my home in Lincoln, NE. In my spare time, I run a user group and a couple developer conferences, and generally take on way more work than I have time for. I can also be found speaking at many mid-west user groups, code camps and developer conferences.
      Spotlight: TBA
      Sponsor: Centriq


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