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Post-Super Bowl slowdown? Nope [Events Roundup]

It's almost Valentine's Day. Over at Barrel of Makers, go make a light-up, pop-up card for your sweetie. (That and much more in this week's Events Roundup.)

Just add lights. (Photo by Flickr user F_A, used under a Creative Commons license)

Feeling #deflated since the Super Bowl is over? Well, there’s no need to feel gloomy, there’s a ton of super events to enjoy here in Delaware.
Fintech Cafe is hosting its first meetup this Thursday at 1313 Innovation with the CTO of Moven. Agile Delaware’s postponed meeting is happening this Monday night. Or you can join Barrel of Makers for a chance to make a special Valentine’s Day gift (or maybe meet someone special?).


Agile Delaware Meetup (postponed from last week)
“No matter what stage of your Agile transition you’re in, everyone is bound to run into issues at some point. (Most likely many points.) Regardless of industry, maturity level, or role, bring your Agile questions, concerns, or impediments. We’ll discuss as a group and suggest some solutions to keep you moving forward on your Agile journey.”
Monday, Feb. 2
7:00 p.m.
Corporate Service Company
2711 Centerville Rd., Wilmington
Barrel of Makers: Valentine’s Light Up, Pop-up Crafts
“Impress your sweetheart and make this valentines day something to remember with a creative and unique Valentines gift that you made! Jessi Taylor, expert crafter and and artist, will be teaching how to make light-up, pop-up cards. You will have a hands on learning experience and be able to go home with a unique gift to be remembered.”
Monday, Feb. 2
7:00-9:00 p.m.
105 W. 9th St., Wilmington
RSVP. $20.00 per person.
Startup Meetup at Walnut St. Labs: Peter Strid, VP of Sales at PeopleLinx
“In 2012, PeopleLinx welcomed Peter Strid to the team as Head of Business Development. Peter currently works out of the PeopleLinx Philadelphia office. In his role, Peter is responsible for accelerating the integration of the PeopleLinx platform into some of the world’s biggest brands.”
Tuesday, Feb. 3
9:00 a.m.
Walnut St. Labs
23 Walnut St., West Chester, Pa.
OWASP Delaware Meetup: Web App Security Shindig
“Why SSL matters. Using Kali Linux and a variety of tools the presenter will demonstrate man-in-the-middle attacks against non-encrypted traffic. As these are live demos, smoke and flames are to be expected by Stephen ‘David’ Kellogg – ask him about his recent CENTCOM’s Twitter stunt.”
Tuesday, Feb. 3
6:00 p.m.
320 N. Dupont Highway, New Castle
Barrel of Makers: Arduino Meetup
“This is a Meetup for those who are tinkering with Arduino, or even Raspberry Pi to connect and share both their frustrations and discoveries.”
Wednesday, Feb. 4
7:00 p.m.
105 W. 9th St., Wilmington
Fintech Cafe Meetup: Feat. Bob Savino, CTO of Moven
“Join Fintech Cafe as we co-host our first meetup with 1313 Innovation! We have the incredible privilege of hosting guest speaker, Bob Savino (CTO of Moven)! Pizza and drinks are provided by McConnell Johnson Real Estate.”
Thursday, Feb. 5
5:30-7:30 p.m.
1313 Innovation
1313 N. Market St., Wilmington
Delaware Sustainable Chemistry Alliance: Delaware Leaders in Change for Sustainability
“Hear stories from Delaware companies that have made notable reductions in harmful releases as per the 2013 Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) data. Speakers will share their insights into how they achieved these results through Pollution Prevention (P2) activities.”
Friday, Feb. 6
7:30-11:30 a.m.
Delaware Biotechnology Institute
15 Innovation Way, Delaware Technology Park, Newark
RSVP. $75 for industry, $50 for government, nonprofit, or academia, $10 for students.
4 Youth Productions: Artloop Expo at 1313 Innovation
“Mark your calendars! 1313 Innovation is hosting 4Youth Productions’ Art Loop Expo. Meet our young artists, enjoy great artwork, and eat some delicious food! Art purchases go towards the artist’s college fund.”
Friday, Feb. 6
6:00-9:00 p.m.
1313 Innovation
1313 N. Market St., Wilmington
No need to RSVP. FREE.


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