Connecting the Tech & Entrepreneur Communities

EPIC Toledo’s Connect I.T.

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September 2nd will be another epic event for the Toledo Region Information Technology (IT) community (pun intended). EPIC Toledo (“Engaging People, Inspiring Change”) works to attract and retain young professional talent and seeks to develop future business and community leaders. On September 2nd, EPIC Toledo will launch “Connect I.T.,” a new event aimed at serving the IT community […]

Save the date: December 10, 2015

Eating Packo's at the Geek Dinner Holiday Mixer

Save the date, December 10, 2015, for the 5th Annual TechToledo GeekDinner HolidayMixer. The Holiday Mixer idea: Several meet-ups and IT user groups make their December meetings “geek dinners”: they meet at a restaurant and each person pays for themselves, in place of a speaker or more formal meeting. Instead of having many separate, small geek dinners, […]

What it’s all about

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We wanted to give you an overview of what we (Keith Instone & Stuart Bertsch) do as “Tech Toledo” to help connect the tech and entrepreneur communities in the region. When we spot tech, design and entrepreneur events on meetup.com, Facebook, in a local paper, and anywhere else, we see if they are already listed on ToledoTechEvents.org. […]

Summer Fun

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Tech Toledo is part of two summer events that you are invited to attend. On Thursday, July 23, Tech Toledo will be part of the Seed Coworking Ultimate Anniversary Party. Celebrating anniversaries with us: Spoke, GroundSpeed, StartUp Toledo, and, of course, Seed Coworking. The party will also celebrate other milestones by companies in our community. The Ultimate Anniversary […]

CoderDojo Toledo

CoderDojo Toledo

Saturday, June 6, 2015, will be the initial CoderDojo Toledo meeting! RSVP for your child! What is CoderDojo? From coderdojo.com/about: CoderDojo is a global movement of free, volunteer-led, community-based programming clubs for young people. At a Dojo, young people, between 7 and 17, learn how to code, develop websites, apps, programs, games and explore technology in […]

2014 Mixer Recap

2014 Mixer Recap

We had another great TechToledo GeekDinner HolidayMixer on December 11th! We had over 50 people again and over-filled the Outfield Room at Packo’s at the Park. (Some pictures below.) The Toledo Web Professionals had the best showing (10 members indicated on the sign-in sheet) with great showings from FANUG (from Findlay) and the UT student ACM […]

Open Invite: 2014 Geek Dinner

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Tech Toledo invites all information technology professionals to join us on December 11th for the 4th Annual GeekDinner HolidayMixer. This will be the year’s largest social gathering of the IT community in the Toledo Region. We have been averaging 50 people over the first 3 years. It starts at 5:30pm on Thursday, December 11th, 2014. We are meeting at Packo’s […]

“Region’s tech culture st...

“Region’s tech culture starts reboot”

Jon Chavez has a great lead article in today’s Business & Real Estate section of The Blade: Region’s tech culture starts reboot: Incubators, collaboration foster rebirth of entrepreneurship, start-ups We are proud to have part of the TechToledo collaboration story included in the article! One slight clarification: we did not “create” ToledoTechEvents.org. We “adopted” it: Jason Slagle […]

Save the date: December 11, 2014

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Save the date for the 4th Annual TechToledo GeekDinner HolidayMixer: December 11, 2014. 5:30pm at Packo’s at the Park (as usual). The Holiday Mixer idea is simple: Many groups usually make their December meetings “geek dinners” where they meet at a restaurant and each person pays for themselves, instead of having a speaker or more formal […]

Summer 2014 Tech Group Update

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A review of the status of tech groups in the Toledo region. This will help us figure out who to invite to the GeekDinner HolidayMixer in December. New in 2014 Girl Develop It Toledo (website, meetup, calendar): Announced at the 2013 holiday mixer, GDI has already hosted 4 code-and-coffees and 10 days of workshops. Northwest Ohio […]