Summer is just around the corner (or so we hope) and although we're ready to spend our days outside, we don't want to miss out on the opportunities our city, and the tech community, has to offer. There are a lot of female-focused events this month, including a Women's Entrepreneurship Summer Soiree, Women in Hardware Happy Hour and an event for Women in Cleanweb. For those who are looking to explore bleeding-edge technologies, learn more about how voice is being used as an interface during a panel discussion at Pioneers of Voice.
As we saw at Facebook's F8 conference last month, augmented reality and artificial intelligence are quickly gaining traction, as more and more companies begin to experiment with what these new technologies have to offer. This month, hear how emotion AI is being used at Boston Children's Hospital, or learn about the augmented reality landscape at MIT's upcoming enterprise forum.
This month, we found a handful of opportunities to learn more about creating VR experiences, and a chance to hear about how design principles can be used to solve challenges in healthcare. Plus, we'll be hosting this month's Swift Office Hours and Women In Games Boston meetup here at Intrepid, so swing by to check out our office!
Curious about autonomous cars? Want to try your hand at 3D printing? Ready to build a VR solution? This month is packed with opportunities to learn new skills, whether it's reverse engineering your favorite dating app or exploring the future of AI and chatbots. Plus, Women's Day is on March 8th, so be sure to check out some of the special events by meetup groups like Women Who Code Boston, She Geeks Out, and Women In Tech.
This month may be a short one, but it's packed with plenty of opportunities to network and learn something new. Among our picks for this round-up is MITX's eCommerce summit, a chance to hear TripAdvisor's tips for solving UX challenges, and a Designers + Geeks session that will explore designing experiences for healthcare.
The new year has started, so it's time to get back to it. We rounded up some of the upcoming events for designers, developers, and those generally interested in new technologies. We'll be hosting this month's Women In Games Boston meetup and the next Swift Office Hours, so come on by and see you soon!
Before the year comes to a close and the holidays kick into gear, we wanted to take a moment to highlight some of the tech and design events in Boston. This month, designers who are creating podcast-related work will have the chance to get feedback from Thomas Romer, the designer for popular podcasts 99% Invisible and Radiolab, and developers curious about React Native can stop in at the Boston Frontend meetup for an introduction.
As you inch your way towards the ledge of the mountain your heart races and you start to experience a dizzying sense of vertigo. You’ve nearly forgotten that the thousand-foot drop that lies ahead doesn’t actually exist, and that your feet are firmly planted on a carpet. You are in a virtual reality simulation, but it feels very real.
Every month we highlight some of the most exciting meetups, hackathons and events in Boston. Whether you're looking to hear more about the hype about podcasts and what goes into making one, or you want to learn more about the UX and the benefit of hidden app structures, or are a woman in tech who is looking to connect with fellow female developers, there's something for everyone. Here's what going on before we all tuck into our Thanksgiving dinners:
Each month, we're going to be highlighting some of the Boston tech meetups, hackathons, and events that we've got our eye on. Below, check out a list of the upcoming events we're excited for, including a talk at MIT this week on The Intelligent Integrated Store, and the launch of Swift Office Hours on October 25!