Saturday, August 8, 2020 at 7:00:00 PM Online event

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You may have heard before it's not nice to brag - but we're here to argue there's a time and place. In this workshop, we'll learn about brag books and even start our own with the help of Coding & Cocktails mentors. This event will be best suited to women interested in the tech industry, but beginners or people with no technical experience are welcome. Even if you feel like you don't have much to brag about, our goal is to help you think outside of the box and remember how cool you really are!

Ticketing on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/coding-cocktails-brag-book-workshop-tickets-114620093786?aff=meetup

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Saturday, August 8, 2020 at 3:00:00 PM Online event

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Are you curious about Data Science? If you have done a little research then you know the importance of the programing language Python. Join us for this hands-on workshop where we'll explore the most popular programing language for data scientists.

We will be diving into what variables, data structures, and functions are and how to use them to write basic code. You'll leave this webinar with all of the foundational Python concepts you need to begin to explore the world of data science.

This is a fun, interactive class for beginners, so no prior programming experience is needed.

How to join us: Once you register with Eventbrite, you will receive an email with the links to the live webinar from BigMarker. We recommend RSVPing even if you cannot attend the event live because you will receive an email after the webinar has completed with the replay link. If you do not receive your link, please email ivy@thinkful.com.

Sponsored by Thinkful:
This workshop is proudly sponsored by Thinkful, the #1 rated coding boot camp on CourseReport. Thinkful is a new type of school that brings high-growth tech careers to ambitious people everywhere. Thinkful provides 1-on-1 learning through its network of industry experts, hiring partners, and online platform to deliver a structured and flexible education. To join the Thinkful network, visit thinkful.com.

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Saturday, August 8, 2020 at 10:00:00 AM

RSVPs open 10 days before the date of the event.

Come work on Python projects, get programming help, help others, and meet interesting people. We'll begin with brief introductions and an opportunity to talk about what we're each working on. We'll have members available to help beginning Python programmers with language basics and getting Python and related tools installed on their computers. We'll have plenty of time for more advanced topics, too.

Audience: Everyone! We'll have something for all Python experience levels.

What to bring: A laptop with WiFi and power cord.

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 6:00:00 PM Online event

Join a Profession That's Projected To Grow By 13%* In The Coming Years and Pays Great, Too.
Sign up for our next FREE JavaScript class and learn more about JavaScript, full-stack web development, and careers in coding.

Whether you're young or old, a newbie, or an experienced veteran, learning new coding skills, like JavaScript, can make you more marketable and in-demand. By attending our FREE JavaScript class, you can see if coding is for you.

At Savvy Coders, a premier coding boot camp, we believe anyone with the right attitude and willingness to learn, can learn how to code. We have trained people from all walks of life, of all ages, all skill levels, and all backgrounds, how to code. Why not you?

All our classes are taught by industry professionals that work in software development, and they teach you exactly what you need to know to land a great job coding JavaScript as a full-stack software developer.

If you like what you learn at our FREE Virtual class, you should consider our 12-week, immersive, accelerated evening coding classes. You can still keep your job, avoid taking on a huge financial burden and learn the coding skills that can give you a new, in-demand, and high-paying career. What do you have to lose? Give us an evening, and we'll help put you on a new path to success. APPLY HERE!

*https://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/web-developers.htm

About the Savvy Coders Program

Students enrolled in our 12 week course will learn JavaScript, HTML 5, CSS 3, SQL, JSON, and will also earn an Agile Certification. Class sizes are limited to 15 students max in order to ensure quality educational standards are met at all times. Classes are instructor-led with a teacher assistant available in each class session. Savvy Coders works with our placements partners to help match Savvy graduates with potential employment and internship opportunities. Don't wait to change your life!

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 6:00:00 PM Online event

We love Web Development and all things PHP. Our meetings are often a little free-formed, but we shoot for this schedule:

6:00pm - Mingling / Meet and Greet

6:15pm - Lightning Talk:
* Last Month in PHP

6:30pm - Using LocalStack for local AWS development
Dan Holmes will discuss the use of LocalStack to simulate your own local cloud for development or testing.

If you are interested in speaking or would like to suggest a future topic please suggest one: (http://www.meetup.com/kcphpug/suggestion/)

All Developers and Non-Developers Welcome!

We understand Web Developers often come from all backgrounds, and many work in more languages than PHP. Whether you're curious and just starting out, dabble in PHP on the weekends, write custom PHP on a daily basis, work in a framework like Symfony, Laminas, Laravel, Slim, Laravel, CakePHP or customize CMS products like WordPress, Drupal or Joomla; our goal is that you will find something new, useful and thought provoking.

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 5:30:00 PM Online event

Practicing Agility at a New Organization

Change is hard isn't it?

As Agile Coaches, we typically don't find ourselves embarking on a new adventure in our career in which agile methods are already in place and things are running perfectly. As Agile Coaches, we are brought in to be change agents when change is needed. Alas, when we start a new job, we must, in essence, start over and embrace change ourselves.

In this session, Jill Parsons will talk through tips she has learned to help aid in practicing agility at a new organization, how to throw assumptions out the window, and present ideas for building trust among your peers. After all, when starting a new position, we're the newbie, and trust is best kept when earned.

Jill has been an agile enthusiast since 2008 and has worked with agile teams in the insurance, shipping, and healthcare industries. She is currently the Director of Agile Transformation at eSolutions.

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 4:00:00 PM Online event

Hello, everyone!

We're super excited to be partnering with Modern Web, Triangle Modern Web, Modern Web KC, GDGSV, Code Craftmanship Saturdays, TriangleJS, Triangle Node.js, GDG Triangle, & RTP Angular.js for this event!

In order to keep everyone safe during this global pandemic, we're continuing to host our events online! Our priority is to keep everyone healthy and safe, and hopefully this event will help us connect with each other, while also practicing safe social distancing.

Special thanks to our sponsors - All Things Open, Commerce Tools, & KendoReact!

Come and join us virtually for some awesome talks + JavaScript Jeopardy on August 5th, 2020 from 4pm - 7pm -- we will be live-streaming via YouTube!

Our featured speakers so far are...

Robert Aboukhalil
Bioinformatics Software Engineer, Invitae
"A Whirlwind Tour of WebAssembly"
JavaScript was born in the late 90's and, for over 20 years, was the only scripting language you could use reliably in a browser. That all changed in 2017, when WebAssembly came onto the scene. This talk is an introduction to WebAssembly: what it is, why it's awesome, and how to start using it. As concrete examples, I'll present two applications I built where WebAssembly helped enable both high performance and code re-use.

Drew Wallis
Director of Education, NWA3D
"How digital manufacturing (and specifically 3D printing) is changing the way we learn and interact with the world"

Stay tuned for more updates on speakers & talk details!

Can't wait to interact with everyone virtually - stay safe!

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