The Gilbert/Stealthmode FrontRunner Program for High Growth Tech Companies is enrolling now for the fall program, starting 9/13, 5:30 at Infusionsoft. This 10-week program is very similar to the successful Road to Launch Program held over the summer at Gangplank. It is underwritten by the Town of Gilbert for its local businesses. Register here
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What’s Going on in the Phoenix Startup Community
Android: Expanding your Market Reach [OPEN]
When: Tue, August 9, 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Where: Gangplank (map)
In this collaborative session you will be introduced to how to extend your market reach by internationalizing your Android application. The basics of Android resources will be covered and then we’ll dive into how to acquire the talent to provide linguistic translation. After you’re given the tools necessary to produce your application in different languages we’ll open up the floor for a collaborative question and answer session in which Donn Felker will provide assistance for those who are in the process (or want to begin the process) of internationalizing their application.
Gangplank Brown Bag Academy
When: Wed Aug 10, 12:00pm
Where: Gangplank HQ, 260 S Arizona Ave, Chandler AZ 85225
Every week there’s a new topic, ranging from culture to community to code. A great time to experience Gangplank for the first time. Just show up, and bring a lunch or join people for lunch after the presentation.
When: Wed Aug 10, 5:30pm
Where: 260 S. Arizona Ave. Chandler, Az.
Gangplank offers a weekly hacknight that acts as an ability to connect, share ideas and launch new ventures in the community.
Java Users Group Meeting
When: Wed Aug 10, 6:30pm
Where: University of Advancing Computer Technology, 2625 West Baseline Road, Tempe, AZ 85283
When: Thurs Aug 11, 11:30am
Where: Chino Bandido, 15414 N.19th Ave Suite K Phoenix, AZ 85032
Get together with other community technical people for a fun lunch. Talk about consumer technology, social media, development or anything else that’s on your mind, it’s casual! Note: For the latest updates, search for the hashtag #TechLunchNorth on Twitter.
Arizona WordPress Meetup Group
When: Thurs Aug 11, 6:30pm
Where: Gangplank HQ 260 S Arizona Ave Chandler, AZ 85225
A group of WordPress enthusiasts, experts and beginners gather to help each other.
Social Media Club Phoenix
When: Thurs Aug 11, 6:30pm
Where: GannettLocal in Arizona Republic Building, 200 E Van Buren Street, Phoenix (NE corner of 2nd St and Van Buren)
Parking: Free parking in Arizona Republic Garage, at 487 N 2nd St (SE corner of 2nd St and Taylor) – Say you are there for Social Media Club hosted by GannettLocal. Enter through the Arizona Republic employee entrance on the north side of the building and someone from GannettLocal will check you in.
Cost: FREE to attend