#SRCCON Meetup: meet news coders from around the country
Greet all the news developers that are descending on Philly for #SRRCON, a national conference for media-minded technologists organized by Knight-Mozilla’s Erika Owens. Also, perfect excuse to make it to this new beer garden. The meetup is cross-promoted by the local Online News Association and Hacks/Hackers meetups.
Wednesday, 6:30-8 p.m. Independence Beer Garden, One South Independence Mall West
Old City. RSVP. Free.
Saturday, 10-6:30 p.m. Impact Hub Philadelphia, 1227 N. 4th Street
Kensington. RSVP. $10-$15.
Citizen Speaks: Richard Vague on Preventing the Next Economic Crisis
Richard Vague will talk about his new book “The Next Economic Disaster: Why It’s Coming and How to Avoid It” in this interview series from nonprofit media org The Philadelphia Citizen, born of former Daily News and Philly mag editor Larry Platt.
Thursday, 6:00-7:30p.m. Benjamin’s Desk, 1701 Walnut St.
Center City. RSVP by emailing Maureen Ferguson at maureen AT thephiladelphiacitizen.com. Free.
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See an art show about online dating [Events Roundup]
Join FemmeHacks, Philly’s first hackathon for female students [Events Roundup]
This apprenticeship program is opening the door for candidates with nontraditional backgrounds
How to start a career in tech [Events Roundup]
How Penn Medicine uses big data [Events Roundup]
Visit the Dept. of Making + Doing’s first exhibit (and sale) [Events Roundup]
How AI can help humans, not replace them
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