Happy May #MNtech! We made it to spring – and 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)


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May 1st – May 8th

Monday: Thinkful Webinar | UX/UI Design: Creating a Design System
Tuesday: Blacks in Tech: Microsoft TEALS – Volunteering as a Code Instructor
Tuesday: Hackers and Founders Minneapolis
Tuesday: TCSW 2021 Information Session
Wednesday: Influencer Marketing & Growth Hacking
Thursday: Social Enterprise IMPACT Showcase
Thursday: U.S. Reimbursement: Key Concepts to Maximize Business Success
Thursday: Azure User Group: Strengthening your Infra. as Code (IaC) using Bicep
Thursday: From PI Planning to Continuous Planning
Thursday: TC .NET: Microservices — The Easy Way is the Wrong Way
Thursday: Blockchain 101 : What is Bitcoin, ICO’s and other uses of this technology?
Thursday: AI and the IP Landscape
Friday: Introduction to Cardano
Saturday: MN Crypto Saturday night hang out
Saturday: Black Business Is Beautiful LOCAL Market
Saturday: A Gal’s Guide to the Galaxy: The Ultimate Guide for Women in STEM
Saturday: Technovation[MN] Appapalooza 2021

May 9th – May 15th

Monday – Friday: GeoPython Week 2021
Tuesday:  Twin Cities LeSS (May 2021) w/ David Cherryhomes – Exec support for Agile Trans
Tuesday: WordPress Help Session
Tuesday: Mpls Junior Devs
*️⃣  Wednesday: MinneAMA: Why REST is Fundamental to Mental Health
Wednesday: How We Built This | gBETA St. Thomas Series
Wednesday: Power BI Meetup | Bald Man Brewing
Wednesday: Women Who Code May HackNight
Wednesday: Cleaning Data in Python
Wednesday: IGDATC Stout Senior Capstone Projects and Thesis Project
Thursday: TC Kotlin User Group: Jossi Wolf: Keeping a Healthy StateFlow of Mind
Thursday: Category Theory for the Working Hacker
Thursday: Making Your First Hire: A Conversation Led by Mesh Founder Dalton Scott
Thursday: TC Kotlin User Group: Jossi Wolf – Keeping a Healthy StateFlow of Mind
Saturday: WordPress Helpdesk & Hacking
Saturday: A Day In the Life: Data Scientist

May 16th – May 22nd

Tuesday:  PASSMN Meeting
Tuesday: Monthly Gathering – Enterprise/Business Agility Assessment lean coffee
Tuesday: Data in Action Summit 2021
Tuesday: Women Leading in Technology: A Conversation w/ Julie Sweet, CEO, Accenture
Wednesday: From Science to Startup | gBETA St. Thomas Series
Wednesday: Twin Cities Project Managers: A.M.A. with Rachel Gertz
Wednesday: Nexus Overview with Richard Hundhausen
Wednesday: Twin Cities Playtest
Thursday: MN Teams May Meeting
Thursday: Spring Virtual IAM Meetup – Governance and PAM in the cloud
Thursday: The Value of Visual Communication with Marc Hundleby
Thursday: Getting Started with Xamarin Community Toolkit
Thursday: Open Source North
Thursday: Personal Finance for Founders
Friday: The Cybersecurity Talent Gap: An EvolveSec Series

May 23rd – May 31st

Monday – Friday: Data + AI Summit 2021
Tuesday:  League of Data Leaders May Meeting: General Set-up/roles & team structure
Wednesday: JavaScriptMN Monthly Event
Wednesday: Entrepreneurs’ Rally
Wednesday: MN VR and HCI May 2021: Creating a Custom VR Social Space
Thursday: Cloud Native & Kubernetes Minneapolis
Thursday: Open Twin Cities Monthly Meetup

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