Fall is always busy in Washington, DC, and this week in no different with events in the tech scene heating up. Below is a recap of the meetups that caught our eye, and we recommend checking out DC Tech Events for a full list of what’s happening in technology this week in Washington, DC. Have a great week!
Monday, September 12
DC Tech Meetup #7: Mobile Technology Edition: This month’s DC Tech meetup, always one of the biggest meetups in the local tech scene, will look at mobile technology. Along with seven short demos of mobile apps, there will be a panel discussion on the state of mobile innovation - along with lots of opportunities to meet new people interested in mobile tech.
Tuesday, September 13
Hacker News Meetup and Happy Hour: Read Hacker News? Why not come out and meet other readers and authors to talk about the topics featured there like startups, new apps, and other technology.
Wednesday, September 14
Web Mavens: Mobile Web: Interested in learning best practices and other tips around using the mobile web effectively? Come to this month’s Web Mavens meetup to discuss this with others in both casual and formal conversations.
Thursday, September 15
8:30 - 10:00 am
Technology Salon: Enriching rural coffee farmers via iPads: This month’s technology salon will look at how ipads are impacting agriculture in the developing world, and particularly how one app is helping coffee farmers produce a better product - and earn more money. You can check out the app here.
6:00 - 10:00 pm
Social Matchbox Startup Launch Event: Have a startup concept that you’d like to get investors eyes on, or just want to hear about new innovations coming out of companies in DC? Check out this startup event and competition.