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Not everyone slows down in the Summertime! Check out the events happening around town.

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Monday, June 9
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.

11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Speaker Series: Term Sheets and Raising Money at ATDC
Welcome Clint Richardson, author of Growth Company Guide 5.0 to the Monday Speaker Series. If raising money is in your future, you won’t want to miss this opportunity to learn about the ins and outs of terms sheets and deal structures. Go.

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Workshop: From Paper Napkin Concepts to Market at Atlanta Tech Village
This is a fast-paced and intensely-practical workshop where the presenter will show you how they went from a paper-napkin sketch to a market-ready product that now supports 10′s of thousands of users on a cloud-powered architecture. Intriguing.

Tuesday, June 10
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Customer Discovery at ATDC
Most Startups fail. This 2 hour class is a concentrated overview of the Customer Development Process and the Business Model Canvas as tools to help founders and technologists of concept – stage startups in order to reduce the risk of failure. Attend.

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Atlanta Cloud Computing User Group at ATDC
A gathering place and forum for discussion of all things related to Cloud Computing. Join them, and take part in the (r)evolution that is Cloud Computing!

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Atlanta Women Who Code Meetup at ThoughtWorks
Join architect and developer Shawn Johnson and create mobile apps with Appery.io. Learn how to build a complete mobile app with the Appery.io cloud platform. This is a live coding workshop where attendees will be able to test the app as its being built. Please bring your laptops and be ready to build an app in an hour!

Wednesday, June 11
8:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Leads to Business at Metro Atlanta Chamber
This lead generation program provides a forum for businesses to increase the prospect pipeline. All attendees are given 30 seconds to introduce themselves and their companies followed by an “I have” section where lead referrals are passed. Come ready to share.

11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Telling your story-The Elevator Pitch at ATDC
You never get a second chance to make a good impression. What would you say if you got in an elevator with David Cohen, Brad Feld, David Cummings or Sig Moseley? See if you have what it takes.

5:30 PM- 8:00 PM
TiE Atlanta: Non-Profit Social Ventures at Sheraton Atlanta
Take the evening for yourself and come listen to big speakers in the Non profit entrepreneurial sector. Attend.

5:30 PM -8:00 PM
MIdtown Happy Hour at Front Page News Midtown
Atlanta Webdesign meetup wants you to Join your fellow designers, developers, tweeters, and friends for an evening of fun and conversation. You’ll be glad you did.

6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Atlanta Ruby Meeting at Centergy Building
ATLRUG is a non-profit organization of individuals interested in developing, promoting, fostering, strengthening, and improving the Ruby programming language and Ruby community. Join.

6:30 PM -9:00 PM
Data Science Education at Munich American Reassurance Company
Dr. Jennifer Priestley from Kennesaw State University will keynote and lead a panel discussion on the state of data science education. Topics will include date science and what kind of careers and projects are available in Atlanta. Learn.

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Hot Skills: How to Stay relevant at Havana Club
Come learn what the panel of Talent Acquisition professionals from some of Atlanta’s most forward thinking companies consider to be the top “hot skills” for 2014 and the future. What’s trending.

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Intro to Web Development at Atlanta Tech Village
What’s web development all about? All the programming languages, frameworks, and tools will be defined and shown in action so you can become a web developer. Dream big.

Thursday, June 12
7:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Eyes on Entrepreneurs featuring Bill Nussey at Metro Atlanta Chamber
Entrepreneurs believe anything is possible, and see opportunity when others see impossibility. Find out how nothing is unrealistic, especially with the guest speakers, this month Bill Nussey speaks. Dream on.

7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
TAG B & TA featuring David Cummings at Atlanta Tech Village
Do you understand what it takes to succeed as an entrepreneur? Come listen and ask questions of experienced entrepreneur David Cummings. Listen and learn.

4:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Crowd-Funding Palooza Shark Attack at City Club of Buckhead
Last shark attack of the season and everyone is out for blood. That’s right the sharks are going after eachother, is no one safe? The event will also feature networking, plus exihibitors. Lots of stuff going on.

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
ATL Digital Rendezvous Meetup at TAP
come out and enjoy drinks, food and networking with your favorite people at Vitamin T/Aquent! Whether you’re looking for new opportunities or just simply enjoy getting a chance to network with some great people, this is your chance! Have fun.

6:30pm – 9:30pm
How to Make it as a Web Professional at Ogilvy and Mather
Hosted by Tech Talent South, get all the juicy details you will need to know in order to make it in the web industry. An expert panel of web designers and developers will be there. Don’t miss out.

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Special Evening Event w/ Big Data User Group at eHire
Big data is being queried, manipulated, and visualized at a scale that used to be unimaginable. These advancements are impressive, but they obscure a growing problem. Come listen and learn how people are trying to solve those problems. Tell security your with BDUG.

7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Demo Night & Creative Gathering at the Foundry at Puritan Mill
Goal is to show-off these freshly-created consumer products – 5 minute demos, Q&A and an audience winner. Sign up fast.

Friday, June 13
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 14
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Intro to HTML & CSS Workshop at Atlanta Tech Village
Dive head first into HTML & CSS. This workshop takes a project-based approach to HTML & CSS. By distinguishing good code from bad, participants will focus on learning a subset of the good parts in order to make something (quick and) awesome. Learn.

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