Happy new year #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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January 2nd – January 8th

Thursday: Groove Pitch Night and Happy Hour
Thursday: Finding BOXT: Intersection of Interests, Experience & Aptitude
Thursday: Your internal developer platform s**ks!
Thursday: Blockchain 101 : What is Bitcoin, ICO’s and other uses of this tech?
Thursday: A Data Analysis Dive Into Reddit’s Most Upvoted Comments Using R
Thursday: Crypto Flash Mob!
Friday: Silicon Prairie / Investment Crowdfunding / AMA
Friday: YugabyteDB Friday Tech Talk: Intro to YugabyteDB
Friday: The NOW of work OPEN DISCUSSION
Friday: TC Drupal Co-Working Friday

January 8th – January 15th

Sunday: AI Makers’ Club
Monday: BUiLT Open Conversations
Tuesday: Hackers and Founders Minneapolis
Tuesday: WordPress Help Session
Wednesday: Women Who Code January HackNight
Wednesday: ClojureMN Monthly Meetup
Thursday: Code Freeze 2022: Developer Experience
Thursday: Safe Systems Programming in Rust: The Promise and the Challenge
Thursday: Accelerating Your Ed-Tech Startup
Thursday: PyMNtos Python Presentation Night
Thursday: How to Succeed with Facebook Ads as an Impact Retailer
Friday: Silicon Prairie / Investment Crowdfunding / AMA
Saturday: Red Wing WordPress Helpdesk & Hacking
Saturday: BUiLT 2021 Allyship Awards

January 16th – January 22nd

Tuesday: Twin Cities Agile Coach Monthly Gathering
Tuesday: MN Networking User Group Inaugural Event
*️⃣  Wednesday: The State of Tech Hiring Part 3: Money Talks
Wednesday: How They Did It: Advice from Top Tech Entrepreneurs
Thursday: Midwest Bootstrappers Breakfast
Thursday: MN Teams Users Group Meeting
Thursday: Women in Agile Twin Cities
Thursday: Blockchain Hash Launch
Thursday: Twin Cities R User Group Monthly Meetup

January 23rd – January 31st

Monday: RubyMN Monthly Meetup
Tuesday: Collective Action for Social Enterprise
Wednesday: The Metaverse: Beyond the Hype
Wednesday: Power BI Meetup | Bald Man Brewing
Wednesday: JavaScriptMN Monthly Event
Thursday: Twin Cities Tableau User Group
Thursday: Open Twin Cities Monthly Meetup
Thursday: 2022 Economic Outlook
Friday: Prepare to Launch: Stay True in a Digital World
*️⃣  Saturday: Techies Who Ski & Snowboard
Monday: Accessibility Twin Cities: Creative Accessibility

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