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.


Mon, July 6 – An Introduction to Apache Drill

When: 6:30 pm | Where: 16633 Dallas Parkway, Suite 110, Addison, TX


Want to discuss Data Science techniques such as Apache Spark, Apache Drill, Apache Parquet, have a cool Scala idea, love to Dabble or Enhance Systems with Mahout, or you want to learn about Hadoop or NoSQL (SOLR, MongoDB, Casandra), Column DB (Apache Parquet) – then this group is for you. Veteran or novice – come and learn. Everything and anything used as a tool by an experimenter is fair game.


Our goal is to meet once a month, come rain or shine. For now, it is the first Monday of the month. Regardless if the event is actually stated on the calendar.


Wed, July 8 – Build Your Mobile App with Notifications

When: 6:00 pm | Where: Matrix Resources Inc – 5151 Belt Line Road, Sutie 1010, Dallas, TX


dfw mobile .netThis session will show you how to add notifications, remote and local, to your application.  Whether it’s an iOS, Android, or Windows, it’s easy to add notifications.  We will take a look at using AWS Notification Service, Azure Notification Hub, and even doing your own Push Notifications with PushSharp.


A group of developers interested in learning to develop mobile applications in .NET related technologies. We will discuss Windows Phone, Windows RT, creating iOS and Android apps with .NET using tools like Xamarin. We meet the second Wednesday of each month.


Wed, July 8 – AT&T “Internet of Things” Developer Workshop 2015

When: 6:00 – 9:00 pm | Where: Become a member to see location


HTML5 user groupInterested in the Internet of Things (IoT)? Want to collect and retrieve data from Internet-connected sensors for applications in home, government, and industry through network and programming language agnostic RESTful APIs? Then join the AT&T Developer Program as we bring back the highly successful, free IoT coding workshops which had over 160 attendees in Plano last year!


We are HTML5 Enthusiasts expecting a future full of Javascript and HTML.


Thurs, July 9 – #OCOCC Weekly forum for Oak Cliff startups

When: 8:00 – 9:00 am | Where: Bolsa Mercado – 640 W Davis Street, Dallas, TX


We meet weekly to discuss startup topics and share our experience in Oak Cliff. The session is moderated and lasts just an hour. It’s a great way to start the day!


The OpenCoffee Club originated in 2007 in London by Saul Klein, one of the founders of Skype. The goal was to encourage entrepreneurs, developers and investors to become acquainted with each other in informal gatherings so that the investment industry become more transparent and thus to encourage entrepreneurship.


Thurs, July 9 – Breakfast Network Meeting

When: 8:00 – 9:00 am | Where: Another Broken Egg – 1152 North Buckner Boulevard, Dallas, TX


professional networking unlimitedWeekly Breakfast meeting. Hope everyone can make it out for breakfast. Guest are always welcomed to become potential members. Please bring business cards for the business card drawing. Have a successful week cant wait to see every one on Thursday morning!


Fri, July 10 – Dallas Young Professionals Meetup

When: 7:00 pm | Where: On Rotation – 7328 Gaston Ave, Suite 110, Dallas, TX


DYPDallas Young Professionals is a fun and active social group consisting of working professionals between the ages of 22 and 38. If you want to explore more of what Dallas has to offer with some good company, then join us and let the fun begin!