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Summer is just heating up, but the events will keep you cool inside.

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Monday, June 16
Monday, June 16 – Wednesday, June 18
Points of Light Civic Accelerator at Omni Hotel
the first accelerator and investment fund in the country focused on civic ventures — for-profit and nonprofit startups that engage people as part of the solution to critical social problems. Social Change.

7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Startup Open Breakfast at WaffleHouse
Every Monday morning a group of Atlanta entrepreneurs meet, eat drink and talk. Topics vary, but often include entrepreneurship, local startups, and rockets. More.

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Atlanta JavaScript Meetup at Oglivy and Mather
The beginner session will be by Hunter Harris who has successfully
made the career change from working for the Consulate General of Japan to now working
as a Software Engineer – he’ll share his experiences. Then, the two main presentations:
John Saddington on Blogging and Custom Data Visualization With D3. Learn and grow.

Tuesday, June 17
Tue 9:30am – Thu, June 19, 6:00pm
WebRTC IV Conference and Expo at Cobb Galleria
Learn how WebRTC will transform communications and create revenue opportunities for individuals and companies poised to integrate WebRTC capabilities into websites, games, enterprise business plans and more. Attend.

5:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Civic Accelerator Demo Night at the World of Coca-Cola
Meet the country’s most innovative civic startups and network with celebrity judges and national entrepreneurs, investors, business and community leaders. Plus meet local entrepreneurs as they also launch Good Frenzy, a curated event for the Atlanta social entrepreneurial community. Join the fun.

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Atlanta Java Users Meetup at Holiday Inn- Perimeter
Lambda expressions have finally come to Java! Join as they look at the syntax for lambda expressions, see how they can replace anonymous inner classes, and experiment with the various functional interfaces provided in the standard library. Go.

Wednesday, June 18
2:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Turn Your Idea Into a Profitable Business at City Club of Buckhead
Arrive with a concept and leave with a Go-To Market Business Model for your next big idea. Workshop.

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
General Assembly + Huge Atlanta Happy Hour at Five Seasons
General Assembly and HUGE invite you to an evening of mingling, libations and good conversation. Come thirsty!

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Business and Brews: Trip Lingo at Gordon Biersch
Come join TripLingo Founder and CEO Jesse Maddox as he talks about his entrepreneurial startup inspired by his travels through India, Vietnam, Thailand and more! Free.

6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Xamarin turns 3! at Roam Atlanta
Xamarin is turning 3 years old! Come out and celebrate with some quality and food, drinks, and intriguing discussions and presentations about Xamarin. Everyone loves a Birthday party.

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Campaign Critiques and Lessons Learned at OpportunityHub
What’s going down: 3 crowdfunders present their campaigns so far and get critiques from the group. A successful campaign manager will give a presentation on and answer our questions about how he/she surpassed their team’s funding goal. Wrap-up of lessons learned. Sign up.

Thursday, June 19
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
E-Team Atlanta Meetup at Atlanta Tech Village
Every third Thursday of the month E-team members meet in a “round-table” open discussion format with other entrepreneurs with a common desire – success! During these meeting you can get re-energized and inspired by others’ success, determination, lessons learned. Join in.

3:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Tech Talk: Social media and what your business can learn at Atlanta Tech Village
Everyone’s talking about the changes in technology, but what exactly does that mean for your businesses?.In this event, Josh Martin, head of social media for Arby’s, will talk in an intimate fireside chat with Jeff Hilimire , co-founder & CEO, Dragon Army. Chat away.

5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
TAG Workplace Learning Presents at TRSB Bldg
This event is gathering Chief Learning Officers from AutoTrader, Alere, General Electric, Delta, Manhattan Associates to discuss “How Real Can Simulation Be?” The panel of learning leaders will be moderated by Marilyn Bloom of Cbeyond. Next generation graphics.

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Entrepreneur Night at ATDC
Entrepreneurs Night is a fun, informal event held every month at ATDC in the Community Room. It is a night filled with some of the best networking for Georgia’s technology startup entrepreneurs, complete with food and drinks.

6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Only the Brave Prevail at Mailchimp
Design is not for the faint of heart. How do you consistently win as a designer, produce great work and not loose your creative soul in the process? It all comes down to one skill: Bravery. Stay inspired.

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Nerd Club at Octane Coffee Bar
No formal presentations; Just hang out with ATLRUG members and hack on cool stuff together.Join.

Friday, June 20
NOON – 1:00 PM
Startup Chowdown at Atlanta Tech Village
Chowdown is the largest weekly gathering of tech startups in Atlanta – averaging 100+ people every Friday. If you’re not a member of the Village, you can buy $10 tickets.

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Pitch Practice at Atlanta Tech Village
This a weekly meetup to help startup entrepreneurs practice and perfect their 30-second and 3-minute pitch to investors, prospects, and partners. Practice.

Saturday, June 21
10:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Summer Blog Party at Atlanta Tech Village
Kick off the summer with a fresh new blog! In honor of the recent launch of Dash’s Tumblr lessons GA is throwing a summer blog party like you’ve never seen before.Join us to design a new tumblr theme, hack your existing blog, or simply dabble with code. Party Hardy.


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