Another new month has begun! Here are your February Tech Events in Connecticut:
February 1, 2017
Employment Connection Meeting
Windsor, CT | 5:00 pm | Networking, Job Search, Human Resources |
The focus of this meeting is to allow HRACC members to share best practices with respect to current issues and concerns around job search, and to provide networking opportunities for attendees. Meetings are for those currently in transition to an HR role, as well as employed HR professionals who are thinking about a change.
February 7, 2017
Human Resource Leadership Association of Eastern Connecticut Open House
Norwich, CT | 7:30 – 9:30 am | Networking, Human Resources | Free
Our complimentary event is for HR professionals who are not HRLA members or who have just recently joined the Chapter. Join us for breakfast and learn great information about HRLA and SHRM!
The Innovation Roundtable
Stamford, CT | 6:00 – 8:30 pm February 14, February 21 | Networking | $10
Weekly demos, networking, and growth hacking. We are a diverse community of consultants, programmers, entrepreneurs, executives, designers, and professionals who gather together on Tuesday nights for food, drink, and networking. We present our ideas, strategies, best practices, and skills for the benefit of all. We offer a chance to present your ideas and skills to a targeted group of fellow professionals, networking opportunities which help to expand your business, increase your visibility, and provide you with connections to businesses you may want to know in the future.We’re also a forum for troubleshooting and best practices advice from people in all stages of business and career paths. We are always excited to see our Innovation Roundtable friends each week. Innovation Roundtable is the perfect space for technologists, marketers and investors to meet and mingle.
February 9, 2017
Greater Hartford GNU Linux Users Group Social Night
West Hartford, CT | 6:30 pm | Networking, Career Development | Free
Whether you’re experienced or just starting out, come hang out and chat about all things related to Linux and Free Software.
February 10, 2017
Pardon My Disruption, with Jonathan Yarmis and Alan Berkson
Stamford, CT | 11:45 am – 1:00 pm | Career Development, Presentation | Free
Jonathan Yarmis always has some great insights on the news of the day and the mega-trends. These days, it’s about the intersection of social, mobile, cloud, and big data. He is joined by Alan Berkson and together they make a great team.
February 14, 2017
Azure SQL Databases
West Hartford, CT | 5:30 – 8:30 pm | Networking, Career Development | Free
This group has monthly meetings which include technical presentations from industry experts. The topics covered include a wide range of subjects surrounding the SQL Server suite of products. Meetings are always free.
February 16, 2017
2017 CodeTalk Series: The PL/SQL Ninja: PL/SQL Can Do WHAT?
Webinar | 12:00 – 1:00 pm | Career Development | Free
In this CodeTalk session, Steven Feuerstein interviews Morten Egan, aka the PL/SQL Ninja, who has been asking himself – and then answering via code – these very questions. We’ll take a look at some of the utilities and libraries he has built for codemonth.dk and plsql.ninja to see what is possible and discover the sources of Morten’s inspiration and creativity. And time permitting, he’ll demonstrate with some “live” coding as well!
February 22, 2017
Greater Hartford GNU Linux Users Group Meeting
Manchester, CT | 6:30 pm | Networking, Open Forum | Free
Bring your laptop and whatever project you are working on, have just finished, or are interested in starting. For example setting up a new distro, trying out new software, using Bash, configuring RAID or Samba, etc. See what stuff other members are doing with Linux and open source software and ask or answer questions. Please come even if you don’t have a project for lively discussion.
February 24, 2017
Tech Talk & Suds: IT Security
Farmington, CT | 3:30 – 5:30 pm | Networking, Career Development | Free
Tech Talk & Suds: Great way for IT managers to wrap the week. Learn strategies for handling issues affecting your IT infrastructure, security, and other growing concerns, then wind down with a casual networking happy hour. Our casual format for this session is a late afternoon talk and presentation facilitated by experienced IT engineers. This is interactive with Q&A. Afterwards, kick back with conversation, beer, and snack foods. You’re on your way by 5:30 to start your weekend.
Effectively Navigating Difficult HR Conversations
Orange, CT | 7:45 am | Networking, Human Resources, Career Development
Join us for a lively presentation to learn how HR can more effectively handle difficult conversations AND coach employees on how to better navigate them as well.