Happy August #MNtech! Summer is heating up – and with 50+ events, this is one BIG month. As always, we’re setting you up for a round up of some of the best virtual tech (and a few non-tech) events that our community has to offer. Enjoy!

(The *️⃣  symbol denotes a Minnestar event)


August 1st – August 7th

Monday: Tower Games: Monday Game Night-IN PERSON GAMING!!!!
Tuesday: The tech.mn Podcast Summer Brewery Tour
Tuesday: TechMasters Meeting
Tuesday:  Hackers & Founders Mpls
Tuesday: Building Cloud Native GraphQL Applications
Wednesday: Blacks United in Leading Technology (BUiLT) – Navigating Your Career as a Tech Engineer
Wednesday: Power BI Meetup | Surly Brewing Patio
Wednesday: AWS User Group MN
Thursday: SPPX Blockchain: Practical Applications
Thursday: Ethereum, Smart Contracts, Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Meetup
Thursday: Azure User Group: Terraforming Azure
Thursday: Introduction to Computer Vision with PyTorch (AppliedAI)
Thursday – Friday: Digital Summit Minneapolis
Thursday – August 15th: Minnesota Fringe Festival
Friday: Silicon Prairie / Investment Crowdfunding / Ask Me Anything!
Friday: TC Drupal Co-Working Friday
Friday: Comparables and Why They Matter | gBETA Lunch & Learn
Saturday – Sunday: Powderhorn Art Fair

August 8th – August 14th

Sunday: MN Board Game Group: Game Night
Tuesday: Mpls Junior Devs
Tuesday: She Talks Data: Welcome Back!
Tuesday: Mpls WordPress Online Help Session
Tuesday: Women Leading in Technology (WLiT): A Conversation with Jana Shortal, KARE11
Wednesday: ClojureMN Monthly Meetup
Wednesday: Groove Capital Angel Fest: Add Value to Your Investment
Wednesday: Service Desk Forum: Returning to Work Post-COVID
Thursday: MN Cup Educational Series: Funding Panel
Thursday: AI & Digital Transformation for Healthcare Organizations
Saturday: Hack the Gap’s Book Launch Party
Saturday: Black Business Is Beautiful LOCAL Market

August 15th – August 21st

Monday: Blacks in Tech Monthly Meetup 
Tuesday: Twin Cities Agile Coach User Group Monthly Meetup
Wednesday: Twin Cities Playtest
Wednesday: Infrastructure Forum: Measurements & Metrics in the World of Infra & DevOps
Wednesday: Advanced Technology: Diving into the Digital Twin – Case Studies from 3M & Accenture
Thursday: TC R User Group Monthly Meetup
Thursday: Breaking into the Cybersecurity Industry
Thursday: Becoming a Jetpack Composer with Steve Peterson
Thursday: Ansible Minneapolis
Thursday: Make Moves – Virtual Summit Empowering Women of Color in the Workplace
Friday: Blacks in Tech x Techqueria Tech Career Fair
Saturday: Red Wing WordPress Helpdesk & Hacking
Saturday – Oct 3rd: Minnesota Renaissance Festival

August 22nd – August 31st

Monday: RubyMN Monthly Meetup
Wednesday: JavaScriptMN Monthly Meetup
Wednesday: New ways of working with ITIL 4 and Atlassian
Wednesday: MN VR and HCI Aug 2021: WWDC, Focus 3, Consumer AR
Wednesday: The tech.mn Podcast Summer Brewery Tour
Thursday: Cloud Native & Kubernetes Minneapolis
Thursday – Labor Day: Minnesota State Fair
Tuesday: League of Data Leaders Meet & Greet

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