http://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic2014-04-18T06:27:56.000ZSeattleTechCalendarSeattle Tech Calendarroyleban@groupthink.comroyleban@groupthink.comGoogle Calendar1755125http://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/j7qup24kulpfqgn5q15ukfuqg82014-04-14T07:00:33.000Z2014-04-14T07:00:33.000ZMIT Enterprise Forum of the Northwest Presents: Big Data, Small Things, Predictive AnalyticsWhen: Wed May 14, 2014 5:30pm to 8:15pm&nbsp; PDT<br> <br>Where: Washington Convention Center Seattle, WA 98101-2350 <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Wed May 14, 2014 5:30pm to 8:15pm  PDT<br /> <br />Where: Washington Convention Center Seattle, WA 98101-2350 <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: What are the uses for big data that will benefit us in our everyday lives? Our season capstone program will look at the numerous ways we can now collect, store and learn from data. Is all of this information making us smarter, creating unexpected challenges, or both?mitefnw@gmail.commitefnw@gmail.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/j3o404uf72jb3uql77bticc4kk2014-04-02T08:28:59.000Z2014-04-02T08:28:59.000ZMeet the AngelsWhen: Thu Apr 3, 2014 5:30pm to 8pm&nbsp; PDT<br> <br>Where: One Union Square Boardroom, 600 University Street, First Level <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Thu Apr 3, 2014 5:30pm to 8pm  PDT<br /> <br />Where: One Union Square Boardroom, 600 University Street, First Level <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: Perennial favorite, Meet the Angels, is back.

Angel organizations connect entrepreneurs and investors. This exclusive, once-a-year event will provide you with an overview of angel investing and an opportunity to get your questions answered by representatives from our region’s most prominent angel groups.

Moderated by Rebecca Lovell — Startup Liaison for City of Seattle, Adjunct Faculty at UW and TechStars Mentor — and speakers from each organization will profile the services they provide and explain how entrepreneurs work with them to achieve mutual success. Then they&#39;ll address key early-stage financing issues and answer your questions. Members of the panel include:

 Barbara Prowant, Seraph Capital Forum Lars Johansson, Element 8 (formerly NW Energy Angels) Cathi Hatch, ZINO Society Doug Bevis, Alliance of Angels Gary Ritner, Puget Sound Venture Club Haresh Ved, TiE Angels Group Seattle John Sechrest, Seattle Angel Conference
 Nathan McDonald, Keiretsu Forum NW Tom Kadavy, WINGS http://www.mitwa.orgmitefnw@gmail.commitefnw@gmail.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/stptddv5c8ij6dtr2b0v1t0r0k2014-03-17T23:04:33.000Z2014-03-18T08:36:06.000ZGoogle Cloud Platform Live (SOLD OUT, SEE NOTE)When: Tue Mar 25, 2014 9am to Tue Mar 25, 2014 5pm&nbsp; PDT<br> <br>Where: Google Seattle, 651 N 34th St, Seattle, WA 98103, United States <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Tue Mar 25, 2014 9am to Tue Mar 25, 2014 5pm  PDT<br /> <br />Where: Google Seattle, 651 N 34th St, Seattle, WA 98103, United States <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: This event is sold out. If you are not registered, you can view it online at http://cloud.google.com/LIVE On March 25, 2014, Urs Hölzle, Senior Vice President for Technical Infrastructure, and the senior engineering leadership of Google Cloud Platform will be hosting a day-long developer summit and evening celebration to announce new features for Google Cloud Platform, take a deep dive on tips, tricks and technology, and share our vision for the future of cloud computing. We will be talking about new approaches to computing that move beyond traditional divisions of PaaS and IaaS, models for processing big data at Google speed and scale, and how we are building a developer experience that aims to make you more productive. RSVP: https://cloud.google.com/events/google-cloud-platform-live/seattle/?mkt_tok=3RkMMJWWfF9wsRokvavBc%2B%2FhmjTEU5z16uQrXaW0gph41El3fuXBP2XqjvpVQcFgMrzMRw8FHZNpywVWM8TILtQYt8FtKAzgAG0%3D submitted by lenab@google.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/cuuidjp62ph12a8m4n8nufq2ao2014-03-17T23:09:12.000Z2014-03-17T23:09:12.000ZUsermind Open House and Coding ChallengeWhen: Thu Mar 27, 2014 4pm to Thu Mar 27, 2014 7pm&nbsp; PDT<br> <br>Where: 2101 4th Avenue, Suite 1020, Seattle WA 98121 <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Thu Mar 27, 2014 4pm to Thu Mar 27, 2014 7pm  PDT<br /> <br />Where: 2101 4th Avenue, Suite 1020, Seattle WA 98121 <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/usermind-open-house-and-coding-challenge-tickets-9852804002 Usermind, a fast-growing Andreessen Horowitz backed startup, will be hosting our first ever Coding Challenge at our Belltown office on 3/27/2014 from 4-7pm! Come meet our team, enjoy a drink and some appetizers and see what the buzz is all about. We will have some gnarly problems prepared that will put you to the test and great prizes for the most creative, working solutions. If you are participating in the Coder&#39;s Challenge, please bring your laptop - we will have a limited number available, too. Who should attend: Developers Engineers Hackers Innovators You would like to make a difference You want to meet like-minded people and have fun You can’t resist a challenge… Code Challenge Schedule: 4:00 pm Welcome and competition overview 4:15 pm Let the hacking begin! 6:30 pm Show us your code! 7:00 pm Winners announced Prizes: 1st Place: Chromebook 2nd Place: Pebble Watch 3rd Place: Leap motion console submitted by victor@usermind.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/jh2hdhh5b5rjph637u4fs63gm02014-03-17T23:05:30.000Z2014-03-17T23:05:30.000ZWTIA Tech in Focus Event - Predictive AnalyticsWhen: Thu Mar 27, 2014 4pm to Thu Mar 27, 2014 6pm&nbsp; PDT<br> <br>Where: Context Relevant, 1301 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1300, Seattle, 98101 <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Thu Mar 27, 2014 4pm to Thu Mar 27, 2014 6pm  PDT<br /> <br />Where: Context Relevant, 1301 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1300, Seattle, 98101 <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: Predictive analytics has come of age as a core practice in most companies that is necessary to sustaining competitive advantage. It provides companies with the means to use big data, both real-time and stored data, to move from a historical view to a forward-looking perspective. More and more companies are creating business models to harness the power of predictive analytics by creating solutions that offer a deeper dive into understanding customers. This level of visibility and understanding allows for organizations to better understand their current and future customers and offers a new strength in business intelligence. Join the WTIA’s Tech in Focus event as we welcome a panel of predictive analytics guru’s to discuss the strategies companies are using to reach customers, their evaluation of the current space and how it has changed, what the thinking is behind creating a business model based on analytics, the impact of social media, and where they see the future of predictive analytics headed including potential obstacles. Speakers: Bora Beran, Program Manager, Tableau Software Christian Kelly, Managing Director, Accenture Stephen Purpura, CEO &amp; Founder, Context Relevant Michael Schutzler, CEO, WTIA (moderator) Event Details: When – Thursday, March 27 from 4-6pm Where – Context Relevant, 1301 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1300, Seattle, 98101 Attendees – open to all To register – contact Kelly Mayeda at kmayeda@washingtontechnology.org.submit@seattletechcalendar.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/n6f1kgs7n1dtcdpb3o77s1tpl02010-09-16T18:22:12.000Z2014-03-17T06:52:42.000ZAlt.Net Seattle Monthly Open Space MeetingRecurring Event<br> First start: 2014-04-19 10:00:00 PDT <br> Duration: 21600 <br>Where: Microsoft South Lake Union, 320 Westlake Ave, Seattle WA 98109 <br>Event Status: confirmedRecurring Event<br /> First start: 2014-04-19 10:00:00 PDT <br /> Duration: 21600 <br />Where: Microsoft South Lake Union, 320 Westlake Ave, Seattle WA 98109 <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: Backup Location: Uptown Espresso 500 Westlake Ave N Monthly Open Space Meeting Bring your interests and share your knowledge and experience on how to improve software development. You don&#39;t have to attend the whole time but the agenda is set at the beginning per Open Space conventionsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/1v4phl6k2r4r6jjlgqm68k2194_20111119T180000Z2010-09-16T18:22:12.000Z2014-03-17T06:52:42.000ZAlt.Net Seattle Monthly Open Space MeetingWhen: Sat Nov 19, 2011 9:30am to 3:30pm&nbsp; PST<br>Replaces event originally scheduled for: Sat Nov 19, 2011 10am<br> <br>Where: Microsoft South Lake Union, 320 Westlake Ave, Seattle WA 98109 <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Sat Nov 19, 2011 9:30am to 3:30pm  PST<br />Replaces event originally scheduled for: Sat Nov 19, 2011 10am<br /> <br />Where: Microsoft South Lake Union, 320 Westlake Ave, Seattle WA 98109 <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: Backup Location: Uptown Espresso 500 Westlake Ave N Monthly Open Space Meeting Bring your interests and share your knowledge and experience on how to improve software development. You don&#39;t have to attend the whole time but the agenda is set at the beginning per Open Space conventionroy@royleban.comroy@royleban.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/1v4phl6k2r4r6jjlgqm68k21942010-09-16T18:22:12.000Z2014-03-17T06:52:42.000ZAlt.Net Seattle Monthly Open Space MeetingRecurring Event<br> First start: 2010-08-21 10:00:00 PDT <br> Duration: 21600 <br>Where: Microsoft South Lake Union, 320 Westlake Ave, Seattle WA 98109 <br>Event Status: confirmedRecurring Event<br /> First start: 2010-08-21 10:00:00 PDT <br /> Duration: 21600 <br />Where: Microsoft South Lake Union, 320 Westlake Ave, Seattle WA 98109 <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: Backup Location: Uptown Espresso 500 Westlake Ave N Monthly Open Space Meeting Bring your interests and share your knowledge and experience on how to improve software development. You don&#39;t have to attend the whole time but the agenda is set at the beginning per Open Space conventionroy@royleban.comroy@royleban.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/06dckb3fmkb0cgck2rqnflr77k2014-03-12T02:21:43.000Z2014-03-12T02:21:43.000ZWSTA | Digital StorytellingWhen: Thu Mar 20, 2014 5:30pm to 7:30pm&nbsp; PDT<br> <br>Where: Poulsbo City Hall, Moe Street Northeast, Poulsbo, WA, United States <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Thu Mar 20, 2014 5:30pm to 7:30pm  PDT<br /> <br />Where: Poulsbo City Hall, Moe Street Northeast, Poulsbo, WA, United States <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: The rise of the internet and social media allows us to share our ideas and tell stories directly to our audiences and networks. Traditional marketing alone is no longer effective in reaching out. This presentation will explore the power of digital storytelling through blogs, video and content marketing. Rodika will examine the benefits of digital media and offer tips on how to create compelling content. She will feature some effective examples used by successful companies that “get it” and will discuss how some of their techniques can be applied without a big budget. REGISTRATION - http://bit.ly/DigiTelling Meeting Agenda =========== 5:30 - 6:00 PM Networking 6:00 - 7:30 PM Presentation followed by Q&amp;A Afterwards, debrief at Hare and Hounds Pub down the hill for more good conversation, food and brews! About Rodika Tollefson =============== Rodika is a multimedia producer and communications consultant with nearly 15 years of experience in communications, including journalism and public relations. She specializes in digital media, both strategy and execution, for public and private clients. Her broad, multidisciplinary experience includes project management, cross-platform implementation and storytelling/messaging. Rodika has a master of communication degree in digital media from the University of Washington. Her journalism and leadership work has been recognized through various awards.wsta08@gmail.comwsta08@gmail.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/k46ju1sugrlv89nqvmvlhhg05s2014-03-02T10:34:23.000Z2014-03-02T10:34:23.000ZThe Augmented Self From Gucci to Google: Wearable technologyWhen: Wed Mar 19, 2014 5:30pm to 8:15pm&nbsp; PDT<br> <br>Where: Tom Douglas Palace Ballroom <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Wed Mar 19, 2014 5:30pm to 8:15pm  PDT<br /> <br />Where: Tom Douglas Palace Ballroom <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: Wearable technology is touching all aspects of fashion and function as computing integrates with the human body. We’ll touch on the design aspects critical for mass consumer adoption. We’ll look at the possibilities of improving health care delivery using new technologies like Google Glass. Our panel will also explore issues of usability that arise as new human-computing interfaces are developed. To register for this event, please visit: http://www.mitwa.orgmitefnw@gmail.commitefnw@gmail.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/evgprsktitvmnprohoo5fpibuo2014-02-17T16:23:06.000Z2014-02-17T16:23:06.000ZTechCafe Happy Hour @INRIXWhen: Thu Mar 6, 2014 5pm to 8pm&nbsp; PST<br> <br>Where: INRIX <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Thu Mar 6, 2014 5pm to 8pm  PST<br /> <br />Where: INRIX <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: We’re going to get down and dirty with mobile in March. We’ll be at INRIX where they are making big data usable for mobile devices. INRIX deals with traffic so there is all sorts of data and of course everyone wants access to that data from their mobile devices. With all the various devices out there, INRIX is solving interesting problems with GPS, Battery Life, and so on. A rockstar team who keep finding ways to improve their product on mobile platforms and finding unique ways to do it. We’ll hear Jeff MacDuff who some of you may know from his recent startup Buddy or perhaps his years at Microsoft working on embedded, mobile, xbox amongst other areas. Jeff has some interesting insights to share and is finally in a position to give back to the community. If you are doing anything in the mobile space – I’m sure you will learn a thing or two and meet some interesting people. Oh, did I mention free food and drinks? Yeah we’ll have that too… You won’t want to miss this event! Registration: http://www.npost.com/techcafe/upcoming-events/josh.maher@gmail.comjosh.maher@gmail.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/7lf0qfb874lmuclo36ou39c90g2014-02-09T03:10:34.000Z2014-02-09T03:10:34.000ZSeattle Angel Conference VWhen: Thu May 22, 2014 12:30pm to Thu May 22, 2014 6:30pm&nbsp; PDT<br> <br>Where: Impact Hub Seattle, 2nd Avenue South, Seattle, WA, United States <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Thu May 22, 2014 12:30pm to Thu May 22, 2014 6:30pm  PDT<br /> <br />Where: Impact Hub Seattle, 2nd Avenue South, Seattle, WA, United States <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: The Fifth Seattle Angel Conference will be held at the Impact Hub. A cohort of companies will be reviewed, evaluated, coached, mentored until six finalists will present on May 22nd. One of those finalists will be selected for an Angel Investment of around $200K. Learn more about Angel Investing by engaging with the Seattle Angel Conference http://www.seattleangelconference.comsechrest@gmail.comsechrest@gmail.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/6e8st9j20rum9ef8g4l4qd1a4c2014-02-09T03:08:09.000Z2014-02-09T03:08:09.000ZSeattle Angel Conference Deadline for applyingWhen: Sat Mar 1, 2014 11pm to 11pm&nbsp; PST<br> <br>Where: Online <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Sat Mar 1, 2014 11pm to 11pm  PST<br /> <br />Where: Online <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: If you want to participate in the Seattle Angel Conference V, you need to apply before March 1st. The Seattle Angel Conference grows new Angel Investors by engaging in a structured Angel Investment. The program involves 12 weeks of review and due diligence with the final event on May 22nd. To participate as a company getting reviewed, please go to Seattle Angel Conference website at http://www.seattleangelconference.com and register as a participating company.sechrest@gmail.comsechrest@gmail.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/688vtci7bi346q2osuacn9vjuc2014-02-09T03:05:07.000Z2014-02-09T03:05:07.000ZSAC - Preparing for Investment When: Tue Feb 25, 2014 3:30pm to Tue Feb 25, 2014 5:30pm&nbsp; PST<br> <br>Where: Impact Hub Seattle, 2nd Avenue South, Seattle, WA, United States <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Tue Feb 25, 2014 3:30pm to Tue Feb 25, 2014 5:30pm  PST<br /> <br />Where: Impact Hub Seattle, 2nd Avenue South, Seattle, WA, United States <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: Preparing for Investment - What are the materials, processes, agreements and other things you need to pull together as you prepare your company for investment? Joe Wallin will give a talk about these important items on February 25th at 3:30 at HUB - Register Here: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/sac-v-preparing-to-take-an-investment-tickets-10159121205sechrest@gmail.comsechrest@gmail.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/k6isj9c3an347a4aslv3jp4kf42014-02-09T03:03:49.000Z2014-02-09T03:03:49.000ZSAC Perspectives on Pitching your companyWhen: Tue Feb 18, 2014 5:30pm to 6:30pm&nbsp; PST<br> <br>Where: Impact Hub Seattle, 2nd Avenue South, Seattle, WA, United States <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Tue Feb 18, 2014 5:30pm to 6:30pm  PST<br /> <br />Where: Impact Hub Seattle, 2nd Avenue South, Seattle, WA, United States <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: Perspectives on Pitching - Tolis Dimopoulos will cover the key issues that you need to address when making a pitch about your startup. On February 18th at HUB at 5:30 - Register Here - http://www.eventbrite.com/e/sac-perspective-on-pitching-your-company-tickets-10389612611sechrest@gmail.comsechrest@gmail.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/rncn08i8pq8dajvaqqa9aie9m42014-02-09T03:02:30.000Z2014-02-09T03:02:30.000ZSAC Entrepreneur ExperiencesWhen: Tue Feb 11, 2014 5:30pm to 7:30pm&nbsp; PST<br> <br>Where: SURF Incubator/Dice Cabana 4th floor, 2nd Avenue, Seattle, WA, United States <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Tue Feb 11, 2014 5:30pm to 7:30pm  PST<br /> <br />Where: SURF Incubator/Dice Cabana 4th floor, 2nd Avenue, Seattle, WA, United States <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: SAC Entrepreneur Experience - visit with alumni of previous Seattle Angel Conference events and learn about the process and how they have progressed. Beth Kolko from Shift Labs, Morgan Giddings from Piper, Katherine Sears from Booktrope and Karrie Hungerford from Giving Trax will talk about their experiences with the Seattle Angel Conference process as entrepreneurs on February 11th at 5:30 at SURF Incubator - Register here: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-sac-entrepreneur-experience-tickets-10159484291sechrest@gmail.comsechrest@gmail.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/ui0523ivl86ip5gson7qeqdr842014-02-06T22:49:44.000Z2014-02-06T22:49:44.000ZSTF 02/19 Cloud Computing EventWhen: Wed Feb 19, 2014 6pm to 9pm&nbsp; PST<br> <br>Where: Lake Washington Institute of Technology, West Building - Room W404 <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Wed Feb 19, 2014 6pm to 9pm  PST<br /> <br />Where: Lake Washington Institute of Technology, West Building - Room W404 <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: What: Side by Side of Cloud Computing When: Wed, Feb 19th, 2013 6:00pm -- 9:00pm Where: Lake Washington Institute of Technology, West Building - Room W404 Co-Host: ChinaSoft RSVP: http://www.meetup.com/Sea-Tech-Forum/events/160735612/ Parking: Free Food: Light food/drink provided -------------------------------- 6:00pm - 6:30pm, Networking &amp; Food 6:30pm - 6:40pm, Welcome Keynote Amy Goings, President, Lake Washington Institute of Technology 6:40pm - 6:50pm, Opening Remarks and Introduction Lin Lin, VP, ChinaSoft 6:50pm - 7:15pm, Talk Welcome to the Cloud Laurence Moroney, Developer Advocate, Google 7:15pm - 7:40pm, Talk The SMAC Enabled Enterprise Kyle Davis, Emerging Technology Principal, Catapult Systems 7:40pm - 8:05pm, Talk Linear regression over 1 Tb of Data? Some crazy observations. Hesen Peng, machine learning scientist, Amazon 8:05pm - 8:30pm, Talk Scaling the Halo Backend Service on Windows Azure using the Orleans Actor Framework Hoop Somuah, Principal Software Engineer, 343 Industries (Halo), Microsoft Sergey Bykov, Principal Dev Lead, XCG lab, Microsoft Research 8:30pm - 9:00pm, Q&amp;A to all speakers, and interactive free discussion Submitted by songyan.pro@gmail.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/8ls75dcl623uj74oh1etepm3i82014-01-27T04:17:42.000Z2014-01-27T04:17:42.000ZInvestment Outlook for 2014 TiE EventWhen: Wed Jan 29, 2014 6pm to 9pm&nbsp; PST<br> <br>Where: Bellevue City Hall <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Wed Jan 29, 2014 6pm to 9pm  PST<br /> <br />Where: Bellevue City Hall <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: submtted by chanda@tieseattle.orgsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/dl2e2bjgmpdrfm6tdjvnha7sjc2014-01-27T04:17:01.000Z2014-01-27T04:17:01.000ZAlliance of Angels - Angel Investing Workshop - Due DiligenceWhen: Thu Feb 27, 2014 12pm to 2pm&nbsp; PST<br> <br>Where: K&amp;L Gates 925 4th Ave #2900 Seattle, WA 98104 <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Thu Feb 27, 2014 12pm to 2pm  PST<br /> <br />Where: K&amp;L Gates 925 4th Ave #2900 Seattle, WA 98104 <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: Register at http://bit.ly/1dWhHti Angels don&#39;t have the luxury of time and resources to do comprehensive, checklist directed, due diligence on potential investments. This session is intended to help give direction and focus to due diligence efforts of individual and groups of angel investors. Speaker Gregg Bennett is the vice chairman of Alliance of Angels and an entrepreneur who coaches local technology companies. Gregg has helped over 25 Northwest-based startup and early-stage companies become self-sustaining businesses. Lunch is included in this event. Please specify any meal preference (e.g., vegetarian, gluten-free, vegan) when purchasing the ticket. submitted by yijian@allianceofangels.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/rbevldpnhudnor3si8dvkvtds42014-01-27T04:16:09.000Z2014-01-27T04:16:09.000ZEscape from /dev/null developer game (Hulu)When: Sat Mar 8, 2014<br> <br>Where: Hulu, 1424 Fourth St., suite 615, Seattle WA 98101 <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Sat Mar 8, 2014<br /> <br />Where: Hulu, 1424 Fourth St., suite 615, Seattle WA 98101 <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: This is an invite-only event due to space constraints. Pretty please sign up using the form we&#39;ve made if you&#39;d like to come and we&#39;ll contact you as soon as we&#39;re able; http://swdc.se/devnull/instance/devnull-hulu-2014/ Escape from /dev/null is a mix of web-based board-game (though done live with everybody in the same room), sf or fantasy narrative and web-based API programming competition. It&#39;s quite crazy. submitted by psvensson@gmail.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/79tbfkiie4mugg807oimnj8r4g2014-01-27T04:15:35.000Z2014-01-27T04:15:35.000ZStartup Grind Seattle Hosts Rudy Gadre (Active Angel Investor)When: Tue Apr 29, 2014 6pm to 9pm&nbsp; PDT<br> <br>Where: Dice Cabana @ SURF 821 2nd Ave <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Tue Apr 29, 2014 6pm to 9pm  PDT<br /> <br />Where: Dice Cabana @ SURF 821 2nd Ave <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: To RSVP go to rudyg.eventbrite.com Cost: $17 Rudy left Amazon in May 2005, and after a short stint as a principal at Beacon Law Advisors, moved to Palo Alto to become Facebook’s general counsel in January 2006. After the birth of his first son in 2008, Rudy returned to Seattle and took on the role of VP, Business Operations at an internet startup, Evri Inc., which he left in July 2010. Rudy is now an active angel investor and advisor to great technology companies. A native of Seattle, he earned a BA in Economics from Franklin &amp; Marshall College (class of 1991) and a JD from the University of Washington School of Law (class of 1994). He serves on the boards of Seattle-area startups Jobaline, LikeBright and Elemental Foundry and is a trustee of Seattle Country Day School. submitted by mike@startupgrind.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/4il5k1sdjgf4m54bmkdkisbo102014-01-27T04:15:02.000Z2014-01-27T04:15:02.000ZMaking The Jump: From Employee To Company FounderWhen: Tue Jan 21, 2014 5:30pm to 8:30pm&nbsp; PST<br> <br>Where: Davis Wright Tremaine LLP (1201 Third Avenue #2200, Seattle, WA) <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Tue Jan 21, 2014 5:30pm to 8:30pm  PST<br /> <br />Where: Davis Wright Tremaine LLP (1201 Third Avenue #2200, Seattle, WA) <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: It&#39;s a new year and a great time to look at what you need to know to make the jump from being an employee to launching your own startup or small business. And who better to learn from than the guy who wrote the book on the subject? Jeff Levy, author of &quot;Making The Jump&quot;, will show you what you need to know in this special one-time only event. This event is for those who wish to now (or in the future) start their own small business or startup. Jobs are not forever. &quot;...the individual worker is going to become more and more responsible for managing his or her own career, risks, and economic security...” - Thomas Friedman (the World is Flat) Self-employment can actually put you in the best position to achieve financial security, follow your dream and create a work life balance. Register at http://www.meetup.com/entrepreneurs/events/161109832/ Register now for only $12 (or pay $25 at the door) Sorry, no refunds. This event could sell out. Register today! Event includes food and beverages. &gt; Join Seattle Entrepreneurs to hear about future events, including Pitching To Investors, Propel Marketing, Valuation of Your Company, Equity Agreements, Web Psychology, and much more: http://meetup.com/entrepreneurs submitted by peter@seattleentrepreneurs.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/ilet4vngqee17umeb02coe5oc82014-01-27T04:13:46.000Z2014-01-27T04:13:46.000ZSTF: Defining Software Defined Storage (SDS)When: Tue Jan 28, 2014 6pm to 9pm&nbsp; PST<br> <br>Where: Bellevue City Hall <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Tue Jan 28, 2014 6pm to 9pm  PST<br /> <br />Where: Bellevue City Hall <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: What: Defining Software Defined Storage When: Tuesday, Jan 28th, 2014 6:00 -- 9:00 PM Where: Bellevue City Hall Host: Northwest Tech Academy (NWTA) &amp; Seattle Technical Forum Admission: Registration required RSVP: http://www.meetup.com/Sea-Tech-Forum/events/157343292/ Parking: Free (additional parking available in employee garage) Food: Light food provided for this event -------------------------------------- Industry experts will demonstrate use cases, contrast different viewpoints and answer some of the most common questions surrounding SDS. 6:00pm - 7:00pm, Networking (come early and meet interesting tech guru and investors) 7:00pm - 9:00pm, Panel Discussion, Q&amp;A Panelists: Steven Umbehocker, CEO &amp; Founder - OS Nexus Paul Bibaud, Solutions Architect - Pogo Linux/Pogo Storage Moderator: Scott Gorcester, CEO - VirtualQube submitted by songyan.pro@gmail.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/j3k5mgemroaqtprndfou5joiig2014-01-10T08:23:35.000Z2014-01-14T18:31:11.000ZDart Flight School at the Museum of FlightWhen: Sat Feb 1, 2014 9am to Sat Feb 1, 2014 5pm&nbsp; PST<br> <br>Where: Museum Of Flight (9404 East Marginal Way South, Seattle, WA 98108) <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Sat Feb 1, 2014 9am to Sat Feb 1, 2014 5pm  PST<br /> <br />Where: Museum Of Flight (9404 East Marginal Way South, Seattle, WA 98108) <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: Seattle Google Developer Group (GDG) Saturday, February 1 at 9:00 AM If you&#39;re interested in modern web technology, come and join us to get to know Google&#39;s new Dart web development language. We&#39;re planning a day-long ... Fee: Price: USD 15.00 per person Details: http://www.meetup.com/seattle-gdg/events/154934552/ Submitted by clive.boulton@gmail.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comhttp://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/seattletechcalendar.com_9ko2jk3gdtn92f71t3bicm2das%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic/dglcai3ujc2lc8antj2nhj74oo2014-01-13T07:20:36.000Z2014-01-13T07:20:36.000ZMIT Enterprise Forum of NW - Mix and MingleWhen: Thu Jan 30, 2014 5pm to 8pm&nbsp; PST<br> <br>Where: Paddy Coyne&#39;s Irish Pub &ndash; Community Room + Upstairs Loft &ndash; South Lake Union &ndash; 1190 Thomas St., Seattle, WA 98109 <br>Event Status: confirmedWhen: Thu Jan 30, 2014 5pm to 8pm  PST<br /> <br />Where: Paddy Coyne&#39;s Irish Pub – Community Room + Upstairs Loft – South Lake Union – 1190 Thomas St., Seattle, WA 98109 <br />Event Status: confirmed <br />Event Description: Are you looking for a new volunteer opportunity? Excited to learn about breakthroughs in science and technology? Tired of generic card swapping networking events? Come join us and learn more about the MIT Enterprise Forum of the Northwest! The MIT Enterprise Forum of the Northwest is a group dedicated to strengthening technology clusters throughout our community. MITEF volunteers include industry leaders, entrepreneurs, and technology enthusiasts. Our Mix and Mingle event is a great way for potential volunteers to meet our current volunteers and learn more about the organization. Current volunteers will on hand to answer any questions you might have. We’ll also let you know about the volunteer positions still available for the current season, as well as general volunteer opportunities available throughout the year. We look forward to seeing you there! Submitted by happywu@gmail.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.comsubmit@seattletechcalendar.com