Summer in the city: Here are the best tech events in August!
Spending summer in the city? Enjoy warm days combining the pleasant and the useful!
We’ve prepared a list of selected tech events in August in Krakow and Gdańsk – maybe it will inspire you to learn something new and upgrade your career?
ProductTank Krakow – Storytelling for Product people!
For who: Product designers / UX designers
Why it’s cool: Learn how to tell structured and convincing stories about your product or service, within your teams or in external communications. Then learn how to adapt this knowledge to your everyday work and deliver clear messages to your contacts.
Where: Stefana Batorego 25
Check out the workshops!
ALE Kraków BBQ
Type: networking event
For who: agile enthusiasts
Why it’s cool: An outdoor event with beer and hand-baked sausages. Pure networking for everyone interested in agile, scrum, coaching and IT in general. Come and bring your friend!
Where: Smil’y, Tadeusza Kościuszki 14
Join the event!
CocoaHeads Kraków #25
For who: iOS developers
Why it’s cool: Join to listen to the presentations from two excellent developers, including Cocoaheads Founding Father Błażej Biesiada who will talk about IoC containers and factories. Last spots available!
Where: Przemysłowa 12
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Scala Summer Camp #1
For who: Scala beginners
Why it’s cool: Eager to learn Scala and Akka? Join this free whole-day workshop on Saturday. Get some theoretical and practical overview of the actor model and asynchronous programming. Lunch is included!
Where: Rakowicka 7
Take part in the workshops!
Crash Mondays 6
For who: marketers
Why it’s cool: What is the difference between working in an advertising agency and in-house? Are there any proven ways to be successful in marketing industry? How to eliminate cognitive errors in your work and how to effectively work with others? Find it out on the meetup!
Where: Food & People by Pastrami Deli, Grzegórzecka 21
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Design Thinking for beginners
For who: everyone
Why it’s cool: You’ve heard about Design Thinking but still don’t actually know what it is and how to use it in practice? Join this 6-hours workshop to learn about each phase of the designing process: empathy, solutions, prototypes, testing, and modification of solution.
Where: Pomorski Park Naukowo-Technologiczny, Gdynia
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For who: beginner programmer
Why it’s cool: Great place to start the adventure with programming, in a slow motion mode. You don’t need to even know the basics, it will all be covered during the workshops. And what’s even better – at the end of the day you will be able to write a simple app! Please mind though that the deadline to register is 1st August, EOD.
Where: Starter Incubator, Gdańsk
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Let’s Manage IT Night #32
For who: IT managers
Why it’s cool: Learn about a project and team management. During the meetup, there will be presentations about lean software development, gamification as a way to engage employees and clients, and a bit about security.
Where: Olivia Sky Club, Gdańsk
Join the meetup!
Events are great for learning new things and meeting like-minded people. Hope this short guide will help you to navigate through the jungle of events.
Pssst… if you have an idea for a meetup we would love to hear from you! Just shoot a message to firstname.lastname@example.org or simply write a comment below and be sure we will get back to you.