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User Experience event photos (from Dec 5, 2012)

January 28, 2013

Hello, Girl Geeks. Thanks to everyone who came out in December to talk about user experience. The panelists were great and very informative, and we saw great turnout. Check out some of the event photos. We’re working hard on preparing the next get-together, so stay tuned!

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Girl Geek Dinners Miami is Back! Join us Dec 5 to talk about User Experience

November 9, 2012

In case you’ve been wondering what happened to Girl Geek Dinners Miami, we (I) have been taking a break this year to work on other projects.  But we’re now back!  On December 5 at 7 PM, we’ve put a great panel together to talk about the important subject of user experience.  Panelists include Kristen McLean (CEO of Bookigee) who is wonderful to come back and speak to us again, Jacqueline Stetson (Director of User Experience at Zumba Fitness), and Claudia Townsend (Associate Professor of Marketing @ UM).  We will talk about why user experience is so important in today’s digital world, and explore best practices for creating a compelling user experience in your own product.  Please sign up now to get the early bird price!  http://www.eventbrite.com/event/4670917841

December 15 Holiday Event: Startup Lessons from Local Entrepreneur

November 30, 2011

Ladies, Girl Geek Dinners Miami is excited about upcoming holiday event on December 15. We will be hearing from a local (female) tech entrepreneur, Kristen McLean, CEO & Founder of Bookigee, who will talk about the challenges and best practices for launching a tech startup, particularly in the unique South Florida entrepreneurial ecosystem. Please see the invite below to sign up & for more info. Early bird tickets are available through December 8.
http://www.eventbrite.com/event/2527557994

Holiday Event December 15

November 25, 2011

Hey Girl Geeks in Miami: we have a holiday event planned on December 15. Come out at 7 PM, @ MiamiShared (our generous sponsor) to kick off the holidays and listen to Kristen McLean, CEO of Bookigee, a local tech startup in the publishing industry, talk about best practices for launching a high growth tech startup in the South Florida entrepreneurial ecosystem. See invite for more details and to sign up. Early bird tickets expire soon!

Academic Volunteers Needed

September 21, 2011

Hello, Girl Geeks!

If you are design-oriented and have an interest in helping some students, the IT Academy program at Mourning High School is looking for guest speakers to talk to students about graphic design, website development, and digital video, and anything else related to multimedia design. There may be other opportunities such as contributing to an academic advisory board. If you are interested, please contact bcameron@dadeschools.net.

The Kickoff Event “Rawked”!

July 31, 2011

Want to throw your TECH event at MiamiShared? Get in touch w/us!

The kickoff event last week was awesome! We had a full house and Denise’s speech was fantastic. MiamiShared has posted the photos (including the one above) on Flickr http://bit.ly/qIyf3d. We will probably be having these events on a quarterly basis, so stay tuned for news about the next event in the fall.

Hello Miami!

June 29, 2011

Welcome to Miami Girl Geek Dinners.  Looking forward to connecting with a great group of women here.  We have our Miami kickoff event scheduled for Tuesday, July 26. See Events page for more info or you can register here.