In and Around Dallas

If you’re looking to explore Dallas opportunities through networking, you’ve come to the right place! Every Monday, Brightwing announces the best networking events in and around Dallas. Such events include general networking, tech & engineering meetups, HR gatherings, and much more. Have an event you’d like us to promote? Contact Us.



Tues, June 23 – Young Professionals Happy Hour

When: 5:30 – 7:30 pm | Where: SkyHouse – 2320 N Houston St, Dallas, TX


dallas regional chamberThe Sky is the Limit” at our June happy hour where we will take in views of Dallas from the rooftop deck of Skyhouse, mingle with fellow young professionals and grab a drink.


Tues, June 23 – Network After Work at Fat Rabbit

When: 6:00 pm | Where: Fat Rabbit – 2533 Mckinney Ave, Dallas, TX


Network After Work is America’s premier face-to-face business networking company with monthly mixer events in over 40 cities catering to nearly one million members. Attendees make valuable connections with other members of their business community while enjoying different exciting venues including clubs, restaurants, hotels and special event locations.



Admission Includes: Access to 250 professionals, Color-coded name badge, first featured cocktail before 7pm, and light appetizers


Tues, June 23 – Dallas ASP.Net Meeting

When: 6:00 – 9:00 pm | Where: Microsoft’s Regional Office – 7000 State Highway 161, Irving, TX


In this talk we will take a fun roller-coaster ride through the Web API pipeline to see exactly what happens over the lifetime of a requestandresponse.


dallas asp logoWe will start at the IIS entry point and explore the ASP.NET runtime events, the key modules, synchronous and asynchronous threading behavior, the request handler, the request and response streams, extensibility points and a few best practices along the way.


Tues, June 23 – Co-op Complete (Code & Coffee)

When: 6:30 pm | Where: – 13737 Noel Road, Suite 400 Dallas, TX


GDICo-op Complete is a weekly opportunity put on by for you to practice your skills, meet new friends, and get help if you need it. Bring your laptop, your recent projects, and your programming problems!


All are welcome regardless of gender or skill level, whether or not you’ve attended past Girl Develop It events. If you’re a beginner, we’ll be right there to help you work through your questions as needed.



Thurs, June 25 – Innovative Ways to Diversify Your Workforce – Mixing & Managing 4 Generations of Employees

When: 6:00 – 8:00 pm | Where: Southwest Airlines TOPS Building – 2432 Wyman Street, Dallas, TX


Panel Includes:NAAAHR

— William Rolack, NAAAHR National President, Sr. Director of Workforce Strategy, Diversity & Strategic Alliances, Major League Baseball

— Juna Jones-Moore, Sr. Manager, Talent Acquisition & Diversity, Game Stop

— Kim Cummings, Regional Director of HR, BNSF

— Candice Quarles, CEO at 9HappyPeople


Thurs, June 25 – Best Places to Work Awards

When: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm | Where: Fairmont Hotel Dallas – 1717 N Akard St. Dallas, TX


dbjJoin the Dallas Business Journal as we count down the 2015 Best Places to Work in North Texas! Don’t miss this high-powered, high-energy event. As if that wasn’t enough, the Spirit Award will be given to the company that brings the most Spirit to the event! Make sure you wear your favorite super hero colors or clothing and be ready to make some noise!



Sat, June 27 – Converse About Computers at the North Texas PC Users Group

When: 8:00 am – 2:30 pm | Where: King of Glory Lutheran Church – 6411 LBJ Freeway, Dallas, TX


Computer users of all levels of computer experience are welcome anytime between 8:00 am-2:30 pm at the once a month Saturday meetings of the North Texas PC Users Group. We have around 15 Special Interest Groups on topics as diverse as “Windows: Tips and Tricks” to “Making Money on the Internet.” We also have a 30 minute business meeting at noon, complete with pizza. Come and enjoy our computer user camaraderie on the third Saturday of the month.  Nonmembers are welcome to an initial visit without charge.


Mon, June 28 – Tues, June 29 – Rocks Digital Marketing Conference 2015

When: 9:00 start | Where: Addison Conference Center – 15650 Addison Rd, Addison, Texas, TX


rocks digitalBusiness owners, brand mangers and digital marketers from agencies and enterprise corporations around the United States will converge on Dallas, Texas for this national digital marketing conference on June 29 and June 30. The 4th annual conference features 30+ speakers and presentations, Vendor Expo and Mashable’s Social Media Day Tweetup / Speaker-Author Book Signing.