Edmonton Technology Enthusiasts! Meet Your Kin
There are tons of great meetup groups in YEG! What’s a meetup group, you ask?
Meetup.com is a great way for individuals in Edmonton to meet other people with the same interests. All types of groups from Fitness to Politics to Religion exist on meetup.com, including Tech groups for every kind of tech geek.
We’ve listed some of the best Programming Groups Calgary has to offer, to help our students engage in their interests, meet new people, and even network within the IT sector in Calgary. Check out these groups below and see if any pique your interest. To sign up for meetups, just visit meetup.com.
Who: Edmonton .NET User Group
What: A non-profit organization that empowers the IT Professionals and Developers using Microsoft .NET Framework technologies with knowledge, skills, resources, and opportunities through our events.
*Check out meetup.com for more information.
Who: GameCamp Edmonton
What: Aims to provide a welcoming and supportive environment for the local game development community to come together, network, and learn. We are ultimately looking to foster growth and new opportunities in Edmonton’s game development scene.
When: Regular meetup the first Monday of the month (gather various game developers in and around Edmonton for the purpose of networking, socializing and professional development)
Every Friday meetup and work on own personal games together
Where: Varies (regular meetup)
Remedy Café (Weekly game dev meetup)
What: A grassroots non-profit organization that runs unpretentious community events and epic, meaningful, universally-acclaimed hackathons. Our mission is economic development through technological proliferation.
When: Randomly, but regularly. Upcoming: November 21 @ 7 PM
Where: Usually in the large private office of a tech company
Who: Startup Edmonton
What: A campus and community hub for hackers, artists +entrepreneurs.
When: Too many events to list here
Where: Nothing regular
Check out https://www.meetup.com/startupedmonton/events/ for more details on Startup Edmonton.