Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 7:00:00 PM Harpo's Bar and Grill (In the back room) 4109 Pennsylvania, Kansas City , MO

The National Weather Service Kansas City office has become recognized nationwide for its unique way of interacting with its users through social media. By engaging its users using humor, creativity and a sense of understanding of their interests, the NWS in Kansas City has built a solid relationship with the community it serves, including thousands of people who would be otherwise unfamiliar with the NWS and its services. This relationship building has become critical to maximizing the reach and effectiveness of potentially life-saving information when the weather takes a turn for the worse.


At this Meetup you'll learn how the NWS:

Breaks down complicated scientific processes to a basic level of understanding.Maximizes the effectiveness of critical information by establishing a foundation of trust among your users.Builds trust by showing the human behind your service and connecting to users on a personal level.

NOTE - This Meetup does not actually cover WordPress

About the speaker

Dan Hawblitzel is a senior meteorologist at the National Weather Service in Kansas City. He is in charge of the social media program at the office which has become one of the most recognized NWS social media programs in the nation. His work to improve the communication of forecast and weather hazards is now in use at multiple NWS offices across the country.

Connect with National Weather Service Kansas City

• Website - http://www.weather.gov/eax/
• Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/NWSKansasCity/
• Twitter - https://twitter.com/NWSKansasCity


Connect with Dan

• Twitter - https://twitter.com/dhawblitzel


We'll be in the back room at Harpo's in Westport. More info about Harpo's - https://www.harposkc.com/

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Meetup Schedule 

• Networking - Chat with other group members: 7pm 
• Attendee introductions - 7:15pm 
• Presentation - 7:30pm 
• Chat and talk shop - Following presentation, until as late as you want

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Connect with WordPress KC

• Website - http://wordpresskc.com 
• Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/WordPressKC/ 
• Twitter - https://twitter.com/wordpresskc 

We'll be in the back room - past the bar, to the left. Click here for event


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Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 6:00:00 PM Hammerspace 440 E 63rd St , Kansas City, MO

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.

1/2 block east of Oak St. on 63rd St. Click here for event


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Due to unforeseen circumstances, the anticipated speaker for this month is unable to lead the conversation scheduled for this Thursday.   Thus we'll forego this months meeting.  I hope everyone has a great holiday weekend and can join us in June!

Regards,
Martin


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Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 6:00:00 PM The District Pour House & Kitchen 7122 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO

This month we will be teaching Cynefin via Legos and playing X-Team Silos - getting in T-Shape.

The X-Team Silos game helps to highlight the difference when we allow ourselves to conquer tasks outside of our expertise. We will play the game to jump start change and create a collaborative atmosphere.

The Cenefyn Lego game will help us explore four of the fie domains of Dave snowden's Cynefin Framework. We will go through four exercises using Legos to solve problems and work in a context designed to create a simple, complicated, complex, and chaotic system. Playing this game will show us how to figure out what is going on in the organizational structures and communication in the specific system we are working in.

Appetizers will be provided, sponsored by Blueshift Innovation!

Please RSVP if you're planning to attend. We look forward to seeing you there!

GALE KC's mission is to provide a safe place to learn about new tools to solve problems in knowledge work, and/or ways to teach agile and lean concepts.

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 11:00:00 AM Live Webinar http://bit.ly/2pwL55a, Kansas City, KS

During this talk we will be demonstrating Data Science Experience (DSX), a Gartner's recommended collaborative platform with Data Science and Machine learning capabilities. If you are a data scientist using Open Source technologies such as python, R, Apache Spark and Tensorflow, join us to explore building models and the platform's unique capability to automatically identify and build models that can then be deployed in several contexts.

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Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 3:00:00 PM Hammerspace 440 E 63rd St , Kansas City, MO

Fidget Spinners are all the rage right now, and HammerSpace is hosting a class where you can make your very own out of 3D printed parts and high quality bearings!

During this class, students will get to choose from a wide variety of color casings for their fidget spinner (including UV color changing and glow-in-the-dark). The instructor will then teach you how to open and prepare the different types of bearings for maximum spin time and balance, then everyone will assemble their spinners.

Nathan Hall of Rocketman Toys makes and sells fidget spinners of all shapes, sizes, and colors right here in the KC area. His spinners are high quality, and usually spin for 60-90 seconds at a time. In addition to being the instructor for this class, he will also have pre-assembled fidget spinners for sale at HammerSpace during the class if you wish to pick some up while you're there.

For ages: 8-108 years old

This and all classes are open to BOTH HammerSpace members AND non-members, but you must RSVP and prepay for this class if you wish to attend. There is also a Noon-1:00pm session of this same class on the same Saturday.

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 7:00:00 PM Technology Group Solutions 8551 Quivira, Lenexa, KS

A general introduction to Ansible, with Q+A afterwards.

Just North of 87th and Quivira in Lenexa. Click here for event


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Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 6:00:00 PM C2FO 4210 Shawnee Mission PKWY #300A, Fairway, KS

Note : Signing up on Meetup alone does not ensure your ticket. You MUST use the link below to sign up through Eventbrite to secure your ticket. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/may-techtalk-kcwit-x-javascript-kc-joint-meetup-tickets-32515033340?aff=Meetup

Join KC Women in Tech and JavaScript KC Wednesday, May 24, at C2FO. Learn more about web development as we discuss JavaScript during an evening of networking. Discover how you can use JavaScript to enhance your personal and professional web development projects. This talk will explore AST. Learn how different tools like ESLint or Babel use AST to analyze and transform your code from one state to another. Talk will cover some basic understanding of how you can use it to do some transformations of your code by harnessing the power of AST.

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Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 6:00:00 PM Company Kitchen 8500 Shawnee Mission Pkwy, Merriam, KS Click here for event


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Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 6:00:00 PM Hammerspace 440 E 63rd St , Kansas City, MO

This will be the last Open House night at the current HammerSpace building before everything in the workshop is packed up and moved to the NEW, BIGGER, BETTER HammerSpace location at 5200 E. 45th St. KCMO.

Our soft opening and first open house at the NEW HammerSpace location will be on Thursday, July 13th, 6pm-9pm. We will also host an official GRAND OPENING ribbon cutting event later in the year, complete with live music, food, maker exhibits, and other entertainment.

We hope all of our members (past and present) can make it to this final open house night at HammerSpace at the "old" location. This building holds 5 years worth of memories, stories, and moments of inspiration. We watched our children grow up here, and made life-long friendships with some amazing people. We are sad to say goodbye to our Brookside home, but the good news is we get to take the memories with us to the new building, and also THIS NEW BUILDING IS AMAZING!!!!!

Hope to see you during this final open house night event, and also at the new location in the very near future! Thank you for all of your support, fellow makers!

1/2 block east of Oak St. on 63rd St. Click here for event


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Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 12:00:00 PM Hammerspace 440 E 63rd St , Kansas City, MO

Fidget Spinners are all the rage right now, and HammerSpace is hosting a class where you can make your very own out of 3D printed parts and high quality bearings!

During this class, students will get to choose from a wide variety of color casings for their fidget spinner (including UV color changing and glow-in-the-dark). The instructor will then teach you how to open and prepare the different types of bearings for maximum spin time and balance, then everyone will assemble their spinners.

Nathan Hall of Rocketman Toys makes and sells fidget spinners of all shapes, sizes, and colors right here in the KC area. His spinners are high quality, and usually spin for 60-90 seconds at a time. In addition to being the instructor for this class, he will also have pre-assembled fidget spinners for sale at HammerSpace during the class if you wish to pick some up while you're there.

For ages: 8-108 years old

This and all classes are open to BOTH HammerSpace members AND non-members, but you must RSVP and prepay for this class if you wish to attend.

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Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 1:30:00 PM Hammerspace 440 E 63rd St , Kansas City, MO

Fidget Spinners are all the rage right now, and HammerSpace is hosting a class where you can make your very own out of 3D printed parts and high quality bearings!

During this class, students will get to choose from a wide variety of color casings for their fidget spinner (including UV color changing and glow-in-the-dark). The instructor will then teach you how to open and prepare the different types of bearings for maximum spin time and balance, then everyone will assemble their spinners.

Nathan Hall of Rocketman Toys makes and sells fidget spinners of all shapes, sizes, and colors right here in the KC area. His spinners are high quality, and usually spin for 60-90 seconds at a time. In addition to being the instructor for this class, he will also have pre-assembled fidget spinners for sale at HammerSpace during the class if you wish to pick some up while you're there.

For ages: 8-108 years old

This and all classes are open to BOTH HammerSpace members AND non-members, but you must RSVP and prepay for this class if you wish to attend. There is also a 1:30pm-2:30pm of this same class on the same Saturday.

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 6:00:00 PM C2FO 4210 Shawnee Mission Pkwy, Fairway, KS

Machines are interacting in the real world every day. We will dig into the development of sensing with some interesting speakers. 


The first talk will be focused on practical considerations of operating a drone. Drones cut across a number of important topics for connected devices including sense and avoid, resilient communications, and power conscious design. Casey Adams, CEO of KC Drone Company, has significant experience operating drones and has been actively engaged in the policy discussions around this topic. He will share some of his experience with the group.


The second session will be a panel with experience in a variety of topics that are related to how machines "see" the world. The areas of focus will be radar, computer vision, and accelerometry. The panel will consist of expert Kansas City area technologists including:

Fabrizio Filippini, CTO, Fitbark - Accelerometry


Joel Teply, CEO, Cambrian Augmented Reality - Computer Vision

Lei Shi, CEO, UAVRadars LLC - Radar

You will not want to miss this session as it will be extremely interactive and you'll be able to get hands on with many technologies you may have only heard about. You'll want to be at this bits!

Enter the building on either the ground floor or the 3rd floor and look for signs directing you to the C2FO community space. Click here for event


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Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 7:30:00 AM Eggct 5107 Main Street, Kansas City, MO

When you walk in the door, let them know you are with KC Roundtable and they should bring you to the table! 

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 6:00:00 PM C2FO 4210 Shawnee Mission Pkwy, Fairway, KS

IMPORTANT: Signing up on Meetup alone does not insure your ticket. This meetup is free, as usual, but you MUST use the link below to sign up through Eventbrite to secure your ticket. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/may-techtalk-kcwit-x-javascript-kc-joint-meetup-tickets-32515033340?aff=Meetup

Join KC Women in Tech and JavaScript KC Wednesday, May 24, at C2FO. Learn more about web development as we discuss JavaScript during an evening of networking. Discover how you can use JavaScript to enhance your personal and professional web development projects. Specifically, this talk will explore AST. Learn how different tools like ESLint or Babel use AST to analyze and transform your code from one state to another. Talk will cover some basic understanding of how you can use it to do some transformations of your code by harnessing the power of AST.

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https://www.meetup.com/Leawood-Agile-Coaching-Meetup/

Agile practice is the exploration of creativity and collaboration of an autonomous team. We are technologists who focus to deliver solutions quickly and iterate to the next level. We will share best practices and anyone who is interested in agile practice is welcome.


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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 6:30:00 PM Google Fiber Space Lounge 1814 Westport Road, Kansas City, MO

Join GDG Kansas City as we recap everything that was announced and discussed at Google I/O 2017. You won't want to miss this meetup as you'll have the chance to win some exclusive swag that only I/O attendees receive. Doors open at 6:00 pm
Sandwiches provided
Starts at 7:00 pm with Lightning Talks and I/O discussion

To avoid being towed, don't part in the church parking lot next to the Fiber Space Lounge. Fiber has a parking lot available and there is street parking along State Line and Westport Road.

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 6:00:00 PM Garmin 1200 East 151st Street, Olathe, KS

Agenda:

6:00 - 6:30 PM - Networking

6:30 - 7:30 PM - Presentation

Garmin IT has been doing Cloud Native for a few years and has Cloud Foundry running production applications. Jonathan and James will take you through our Cloud Native journey, including successes and mistakes along the way. Our story includes a Pivotal Labs Engagement, pair programming, pipelines.


Bios:

· Jonathan is a Senior Software Engineer with Garmin International. He is a thought leader when it comes to developing applications that run in Pivotal Cloud Foundry. He is passionate about CI/CD pipelines and automation. Making sure that we "automate all the things" is one of his ongoing goals.

· James is an Internet Architect with Garmin International. He is a big proponent of code quality and CI/CD pipelines. James is currently working on helping jumpstart applications that will run in Pivotal Cloud Foundry. Primarily his expertise is working with Spring boot applications. Making sure developers can code solutions without having to worry about tooling is something he is very passionate about.

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 6:00:00 PM VinSolutions 5700 Broadmoor Street, Mission, KS

Getting started with Azure Mobile Center

You've got the great idea and done the dev work to get your app running on your own phone, but how do you finish the job? There are lots of tools out there to choose from to automate the builds, run UI testing, distribute it, capture analytics and manage data and identity, but why learn many when you can do it all with one? Introducing Microsoft's Mobile Center, the next generation of HockeyApp, Xamarin Test Cloud, Application Insights and Azure Mobile Apps. We'll show how to get started and use the various features to let you focus on the code and creating a great app.

Mike Benkovich @mbenko

Mike Benkovich is a former Microsoft evangelist who has spent his career helping developers explore and apply new technologies to solving information challenges. His website www.benkotips.com provides developers with resources to get started and work with technologies including cloud, data and devices.


Sponsor

Centriq http://centriq.com/ @CentriqTraining

Sara Lamb <a>slamb@centriq.com</a>

9th Floor Click here for event


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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 11:30:00 AM Grandstand Burgers 4942 Merriam Drive, Shawnee,

May's Ruby luncheon will take place at Grandstand Burgers in Merriam. This is a fantastic burger joint not enough people know about.


Note: It's outdoor seating only.


Yelp: https://www.yelp.com/biz/grandstand-burgers-shawnee

FWIW: This is my favorite burger joint in all of KC. --Samuel

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 2:00:00 PM Live Webinar http://bit.ly/2q79dsE, Kansas City, KS

Unsupervised machine learning helps to show you patterns in your data without any predefined labels. Using Reddit comments, we can apply a term frequency - inverse document frequency statistic to each comment among a group, and cluster them by keywords using SparkML. With these clusters, we can then discover personality insights using one of IBM Watson API's.

Join us to learn how to leverage the power of Apache Spark through SparkML, and one of Watson Cognitive APIs: Personality Insights.

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Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 6:00:00 PM Hammerspace 440 E 63rd St , Kansas City, MO

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.

1/2 block east of Oak St. on 63rd St. Click here for event


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Monday, May 22, 2017 at 6:00:00 AM Hammerspace 440 E 63rd St , Kansas City, MO Click here for event


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Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 7:00:00 PM Harpo's Bar and Grill (In the back room) 4109 Pennsylvania, Kansas City , MO

The National Weather Service Kansas City office has become recognized nationwide for its unique way of interacting with its users through social media. By engaging its users using humor, creativity and a sense of understanding of their interests, the NWS in Kansas City has built a solid relationship with the community it serves, including thousands of people who would be otherwise unfamiliar with the NWS and its services. This relationship building has become critical to maximizing the reach and effectiveness of potentially life-saving information when the weather takes a turn for the worse.


At this Meetup you'll learn how the NWS:

Breaks down complicated scientific processes to a basic level of understanding.Maximizes the effectiveness of critical information by establishing a foundation of trust among your users.Builds trust by showing the human behind your service and connecting to users on a personal level.

NOTE - This Meetup does not actually cover WordPress

About the speaker

Dan Hawblitzel is a senior meteorologist at the National Weather Service in Kansas City. He is in charge of the social media program at the office which has become one of the most recognized NWS social media programs in the nation. His work to improve the communication of forecast and weather hazards is now in use at multiple NWS offices across the country.

Connect with National Weather Service Kansas City

• Website - http://www.weather.gov/eax/
• Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/NWSKansasCity/
• Twitter - https://twitter.com/NWSKansasCity


Connect with Dan

• Twitter - https://twitter.com/dhawblitzel


We'll be in the back room at Harpo's in Westport. More info about Harpo's - https://www.harposkc.com/

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Meetup Schedule 

• Networking - Chat with other group members: 7pm 
• Attendee introductions - 7:15pm 
• Presentation - 7:30pm 
• Chat and talk shop - Following presentation, until as late as you want

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Connect with WordPress KC

• Website - http://wordpresskc.com 
• Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/WordPressKC/ 
• Twitter - https://twitter.com/wordpresskc 

We'll be in the back room - past the bar, to the left. Click here for event


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Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 6:00:00 PM VML 250 Northwest Richards Road, Kansas City, MO

This week we're gonna to get all nerdy on the back end! Patrick Thurmond is going to talk about "Custom Libraries as Modules Loaded From a Private Git Repository". Not nearly as scary and complicated as it sounds. I hope. :-)

We'll have plenty of time for Q&A, open discussion, etc.

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Monday, May 22, 2017 at 6:00:00 PM Think Big Partners 1712 Main Street, Kansas City, MO

Interested in helping the Kansas City area? Great! Whether or not you know how to code, you can help by joining us to work on civic hacking to create a better Kansas City and surrounding cities. Bring projects, ideas, designs, laptops, data, and friends.

Meeting Format

6:00 - Social / Networking
6:15 - Kickoff and Introductions
6:25 - New Member Orientation and Hacking

(7:00 ~ Pizza arrives -- first Mondays only)
7:45 - Wrap up - get project updates


Location: Think Bit CoWorking on the West side of the building.

Please RSVP so that we know how many snacks & drinks to bring.

Civic Heroes of all types welcome! This event is for coders and non-coders alike -- as long as you're interested in making government more transparent and building interesting things for our city, you're more than welcome!

Bring a laptop: If you intend on getting some hands-on hacking done (it's ok if you can't but it definitely helps to have one).

On first Mondays, there will be pizza! We'll be getting some 'za from Sizzle Pie, so there will be a vegetarian option.

If you have something you'd like to work on or are excited about, please let us know via the meetup or at the hack night itself. We are growing our initiative and the energy comes from the community.

Code for Kansas City has a Code of Conduct! Please always be respectful and help us keep our events welcoming, positive, productive environments for everyone.

Connect with Us:

• Join our Code for KC email list.

• Follow us on Twitter @CodeforKC

• Join us on Slack: slackinvite.me/to/codeforkc

Got questions? Email our Brigade Captain, Paul Barham: captain@codeforkc.org.

Code For Kansas City presenters and participants are held to this anti-harassment policy.

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Monday, May 22, 2017 at 7:00:00 PM Centriq Training & Centriq's TechSmart KC Program 8700 State Line Road #200, Leawood, KS

This meetup also coincides with Pt. 2 of the VR/AR workshop. If you are not attending the workshop, feel free to come anyway, network, and chat about VR!

Join the Kansas City Public Library's Digital Media Lab, KCVR, and Mozilla for an educator focused VR workshop. In PART 2 of this 'Intro to VR Workshop', you will continue to learn the basic building blocks of virtual reality and have an opportunity to create your own virtual environment. No coding experience necessary!

This workshop takes place over the course of three evenings. We encourage you to attend the next two workshop events so that you can benefit from local VR experts, who will be on-site to support participants. If you were unable to attend part 1 of this workshop or would like to review materials, please contact the organizer of this event at sbiegun@pulsedesigngroup.com for information.

6:30 pm - 7:00 pm: eats, drinks, networking

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: presentation and VR workshop

Workshop dates:

Part 2: May 22, 2017 from 6:30 - 8:00 pm at at Centriq Training (a KCVR meetup)

Part 3: June 26, 2017 from 5:30 - 7:00 pm at the Westport Public Library (another special edition of Geeks & Treats hosted by the KC Public Library!)

Note: This is a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) event. Each participant will need a laptop (Mac or PC). If you have a smartphone, you may bring that as well, but not required. Again, no coding experience is necessary.

This workshop is being made possible through a collaboration between the Kansas City Public Library's Digital Media Lab, KCVR, and Mozilla.

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Join us for yet another interesting meetup!!! Actual details coming soon

Centriq Training - 8700 State Line Road Suite 200 Leawood, KS 66206 Click here for event


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Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 6:00:00 PM Cerner Innovations Campus 8770 Hillcrest Rd, Kansas City, MO

Have you heard about 3D Printing but you don't know how it works?

Want to try and build something, but you don't know where to start?

In this class, we will walk through the fundamentals of 3D Printing. We won't be writing code or printing individual items, this is intended as a lecture to take you through various components of 3D Printing and how they work together. We will have a print job to showcase.

Refreshments will be sponsored by Cerner

If you are ready to expand your maker skills, this course is for you. Topics include but are not limited to:

• 3D Printing History

• How does 3D Printing Work?

• What are the different types of 3D Printing? 

• What are the different materials for 3D Printing? 

• How do you start 3D Printing?

• What tools do you need to 3D Print? 

• Where can you have something 3D Printed? 

This class is for people with little to no technical experience. Bring a notepad, tablet or laptop to take notes and come prepared with questions. No laptop needed for this class.

Many thanks to our sponsor Cerner for the wonderful space.  Cerner is also providing refreshments for the class.


We expect all participants of our events to follow our code of conduct.

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Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 7:00:00 PM Tannin Wine Bar & Kitchen 1526 Walnut Street, Kansas City, MO

Open to anyone in the area who is interested in developing video games. In order to have a little structure, we'll try to do a couple things each week:

Introduce new members. What have you worked on, game related or not? What do you want to work on next?

Discuss this week's conversation starter. Some article, video or game that we can dig into a little.

Members can present any games they're working on, for feedback or just to brag.

Of course, it's all very informal. The main goal is interesting conversation(s) about our passion.

Looking forward to it!

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ISSA-Kansas City Chapter
Chapter Event
May 25th
When
Thursday, May 25, 2017 from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM CDT
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Where
Hereford House Town Center Plaza, 5001 Town Center
5001 Town Center
Leawood, KS 66211
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Dear Rob,    

On May 25, 2017 the ISSA-KC Chapter members, and other security professionals will hold a meeting at Hereford House at Town Center Plaza to network and attend the monthly chapter meeting, with presentation topic.

Topic: Making a Jump to Risk Management

Discussion on Risk Management and the components of Security, Business Continuity and Compliance.  We will discuss the definitions of what is included within Risk Management including Emerging Risk Register, how to determine Risk Impact, Probability and Severity.  We will also demonstrate a quick example to show how all the components work together to form a final risk exposure value.    This meeting will be more of a discussion than presentation, so be prepared to jump in with questions and comments.

Speaker:
Jeff Blackmon
Co-Hosts: Cheryl Cooper & Naeem Babri

Speaker Bio: Jeff  Blackmon is owner / operator of Strategic Continuity Solutions, LLC.  He provides consulting services in the areas of Risk management, Business Continuity, Security Planning and Governance/Risk/Compliance (GRC). He has contracted with such companies as Presbyterian Healthcare Services, Bank of America, L-3 Communications, Library of Congress, SRA international, Midland Loan Processing and BDM International.  He has also worked internationally at Saudi Arabia Marketing and Refining (SAMAREC) and at the Royal Saudi Air Force Headquarters located in Riyadh.  He provided information to IT related web news organizations such as Computer World and has been quoted in such. His  latest accomplishment was being chosen as one of the five finalists for BCI's North American Award for Continuity and Resilience Consultant, 2015.

Location:
Hereford House
Town Center Plaza,
5001 Town Center Dr,
Leawood, KS 66211

Menu:
Lunch : Choice of one: Beef, Chicken, or Salmon,
Salad, Potato, Vegetable, Drink

Agenda:
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Greeting and registration
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Meeting & Presentation
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM - Questions, Answers & Networking

Price:
$20.00 for ISSA Members,
$30.00 for Guests/Non-Members
 


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