The Lean Startup Group talks customer acquisition at this month’s Meetup at the TowsonGlobal Incubator on Monday. Tuesday night head to AOL/Ad.com for an introduction to Android development given by Thunderbolt Labs’ Bryan Liles. On Wednesday, it’s another installment of TechBreakfast for the D.C. tech folks out there. And on Thursday, head to Mindgrub Technologies for Donald Miner‘s talk about Hadoop, and how you can use it in the fields of data and analytics.
Baltimore Lean Startup Meetup: Join startup founders and veteran salespeople for a conversation about how to woo potential customers and, eventually, get them to open up their wallets to purchase your products. Monday, Feb. 18, 6 p.m. TowsonGlobal Incubator, 7801 York Rd., Baltimore County. RSVP. FREE.
Baltimore Mobile Meetup: Interested in developing mobile apps for the Android platform? Don’t miss this introduction to Android development by Bryan Liles of Thunderbolt Labs. Bring your computers, as you’ll be building a “simple application” during the meetup. Tuesday, Feb. 19, 6:15 p.m. AOL/Advertising.com, 1020 Hull St., Tide Point, Baltimore city. RSVP. FREE.
D.C. TechBreakfast: Where else can you get free coffee and listen to startup founders pitch you their ideas? Another installment of TechBreakfast at Microsoft’s offices in Chevy Chase, for all the D.C. folk. Wednesday, Feb. 20, 8 a.m. Microsoft: Friendship Heights, 5404 Wisconsin Ave., Chevy Chase, Montgomery County. RSVP. FREE.
Baltimore-Washington Tech Meetup: For the group’s first event of 2013, Donald Miner of Greenplum will offer a primer on Hadoop, the open-source computation platform that is all the rage in the world of “big data.” Also: beer. Thursday, Feb. 21, 6:30 p.m. Mindgrub Technologies, 640 Frederick Rd., Catonsville, Baltimore County. RSVP. FREE.