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, July 14 – SWE Corporate Spotlight Event

When: 6:30 – 8:30 pm | Where: Capital One Conference Center – 8036 Dominion Pkwy, Plano, TX


SWEPlease join Dallas SWE for our annual Capital One Corporate Spotlight Meeting. The event includes networking with appetizers and drinks, Keynote and Q&A with Dalia Soliman-Powers, Vice President of Capital One Auto Finance, Dealer M&A and Data Infrastructure!


Tues, July 14 – Hacknight @ Plano Ginger Man

When: 7:00 pm | Where: The Ginger Man – 7205 Bishop Road, Plano, TX


Join us for our 2nd Tuesday Hacknight in Plano at the Ginger Man Pub. The pub stays open till late and has free wifi and a nice patio. We usually sit by the dart board.


dallas rubyAs usual, this event is open to all skill levels and is a great opportunity to ask questions about the community or get help from more senior developers


Wed, July 15 – Women Who Code Meetup

When: 7:00 – 9:00 pm | Where: Roanoke Library – 308 S Walnut St, Roanoke , TX


women who code dallasFor all those interested in learning or improving your skills in software development?  Want to help others or make new friends? Come join us. It is open to all women: professional, student or independent learner. Show others what you are working on or find out what others are working on.


Wed, July 15 – Appy Hour – July Edition

When: 6:30 – 9:30 pm | Where: Sherlock’s Pub & Grill – 9100 N. Central Expressway, Dallas, TX


Let’s get together at the Dallas Sherlock’s again for some great networking, Wednesday “Big Beer” specials, and darts. Our meetup sponsored by NōD Coworking. Your first drink is on them!


dallas app developers eventWe have a great time hanging out and talking apps. So whether you’re just getting started in app development and have questions, or you’d just like to meet other like-minded app developers in the area, come join us! It’s completely informal. There’s no presentations or schedule. Expect about 15 people hanging out, drinking beer, asking questions or discussing the app related news of the day.


Thurs, July 16 – DFW DevOps – Information Session & Networking

When: 6:00 – 8:30 pm | Where: CA Technologies (Room 120) – 5465 Legacy Dr, Plano, TX


You are invited to be a part of a group chosen from the DFW area to participate in a DevOps Meetup event hosted by CA Technologies.


ca technologiesWhile focusing on people, processes, and technology, the purpose of this Meetup is to increase awareness on DevOps methodologies. Many organizations are looking to change the way they operate in the application economy. Continuous delivery helps companies deliver software with speeds that meet and exceed consumers’ fast-changing expectations and demands.


Mon, July 20 – Angelbeat Dallas

When: 7:30 am – 2:00 pm | Where: Sheraton Dallas – 4801 Lyndon B Johnson Freeway, Dallas, TX


This comprehensive seminar covers the increasingly related topics of private/public/hybrid cloud architecture, security/compliance, and storage/backup, plus a Windows 10 Preview/Demo. There is a Microsoft keynote from technology evangelist Yung Chou, along with expert speakers from Cisco, HP, Dell, Apple Partner Parallels, Pure Storage, Tintri, Accelops, Kaspersky, Nutanix and Tanium.


angelbeat dallasAngelbeat is the largest technology event company in North America, based on its 100+ city 2015 geographic coverage, and has held over 1,000 seminars since its founding in 1999. These forums bring together tens of thousands of IT professionals with global technology leaders from Microsoft, Cisco, VMware, Citrix, Amazon, Google, HP, Dell, Juniper and many others. Content is updated annually and focus on the related areas of security/compliance, cloud/virtualization/sdn, storage/backup/infrastructure/data center, network/wireless/mobility/voip and big data/hadoop/Internet-of-Things.


Tues, July 21 – Co-op Complete (Code & Coffee)

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


GDICome join us on the fourth Wednesday of every month for coffee, code, and camaraderie. Co-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.


Tues, July 21 – Richardson Brown Bag Lunch Event

When: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm | Where: Richardson Chamber – 411 Belle Grove Dr, Richardson, TX


richardson chamberFind out what makes Twitter such an attractive social media platform in this hands-on presentation on how to grow your Twitter presence and make money for your business.  Top 100 Social Media Power Influencer John Sparks will share his practical advice that you can begin using immediately to cut through the noise and use in this fast paced world of social media.