Week in DC Tech: Sandy Edition

By Bonnie Bogle on Oct 29 2012 . Posted in Washington DC.

Week in DC Tech

While almost everything in Washington, DC is closed today and likely tomorrow, there are still some great technology (and other) events happening later this week to liven things up post-Sandy. Our roundup is below.

Tuesday, October 30

9:00 pm

High Heel Race: This annual tradition of queens dressing to the nines and racing down 17th Street is still on for this Tuesday, with a potential postponement until Thursday if the bad weather persists. There's no place in DC where you'll see better makeup and costumes.

6:30 pm

NoVA Node Meetup: The Northern Viriginia node.js group will look at deploying node in production through the case study of SpanishDict's new text-to-speech service. Check for updates tomorrow on whether this meetup is still happening or postponed.

Friday, November 2

8:00 pm - midnight

DCWEEK Opening Party: DC's week long technology and design festival kicks off with a party that will bring folks out to network and have fun over drinks and live music.

This Weekend

10:00 am - 6:00 pm

DCWEEK Hackathon: This hackathon brings together developers, designers, and the pitchers to come up with a project idea and execute a first iteration - all in the name of cash prices and a chance to bring it to the next level.

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