Happy April #MNtech! We’re setting you up for a round up of some of the best tech (and a few non-tech) events that our community has to offer. Enjoy!

(The *️⃣  symbol denotes a Minnestar event)


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April 3rd – April 9th

Monday: Junior Achievement Black Entrepreneur Speaker Series
Monday: Data Engineering: Cloud Dataprep
Tuesday: Redefining Leadership: Think Like an Entrepreneur
Tuesday: TechMasters Twin Cities
Tuesday: She Talks Data ft. Melissa Hernandez-Erickson
Tuesday: Power Struggles: Radical Leadership Practices for Advancing Equity
Tuesday: Hackers & Founders Mpls
Tuesday: Mini’app’les Social Meeting
Wednesday: Continuous Regression Testing, Benefits & Challenges
Wednesday: AWS Study Group
Wednesday:  1 Million Cups
Wednesday: Twin Cities Maker Open House
Thursday: EvolveSec + TC Cybersecurity – Breaching the Topic of Password Spraying
Thursday: TC .NET User Group – Azure Functions & APIM
Thursday: Blockchain 101
Thursday: AppliedAI – Sculpting Data for Machine Learning
Thursday: Artificial Intelligence & Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Friday: The NOW of Work Open Discussion
Saturday: Minnesota Craft Beer Festival
Saturday: The Black Market’s “Black Business Is Beautiful” Shopping Event

April 10th – April 16th

Sunday: AI Makers Club
*️⃣  Tuesday: Minnedemo36
Tuesday: Coffee & Conversations with WeMN
Tuesday: Twin Cities Large Scale Scrum
Tuesday: WordPress Help Session
Tuesday: Early Stage Startup Funding
Wednesday: Steps to Start a Small Business
Wednesday: ServiceNow Technology Workflows Meetup
Wednesday: Women Who Code April HackNight
Wednesday: BETA Showcase
Wednesday: White Saviorism: Knowing Your Role in Anti-Racism, Equity, and Inclusion
Wednesday: MN Entrepreneur Kickoff
Thursday: Twin Cities Drupal Meetup
Thursday: Twin Cities FinOps April Meetup
Thursday: Chaos Engineering Meetup
Saturday: Red Wing WordPress Helpdesk & Hacking

April 17th – April 23rd

Tuesday: BDPA: Augmented & Virtual Reality
Tuesday: Cultural Differences: Leading Through Anti-Bias Practices
Tuesday: Women Leading in Tech: Seeing Yourself as Others Do
Tuesday: MN SQL Server User Group
Wednesday: GoMN – Dependency Injection & Mock-based Testing
Wednesday: TC IGDA – Twin Cities Playtest
Thursday: Midwest Bootstrappers Breakfast
Thursday: Twin Cities Tableau User Group Monthly Meeting
Thursday: Magento 2 Knowledge Share
Thursday: Ansible Minneapolis
Thursday: Twin Cities R User Group Monthly Meetup
Thursday: Mn Tech CIO Forum – Value Creation
Friday: Power BI Data Analytics Meetup
Friday: MVP Challenge: Telling Your Story: Presenting and Pitching

April 24th – April 30th

Monday: Launch MN Value Proposition Design Webinar
*️⃣  Tuesday: Techies Who Rock Climb
Tuesday: Agile Book Club – The Scrum Master Files
Wednesday: JavaScriptMN Monthly Meetup
Thursday: Fuckup Nights Twin Cities
Thursday: Twin Cities Women in Agile: Are Agile Games Worth It?
Thursday: Navigating MN Business Resources – WeMN Biennial Conference

What did we miss? Let us know at support@minnestar.org.