Questions tagged [meetups]

Meetups have been officially promoted for Stack Overflow and some related sites, encouraging local organization of locations where community participants can meet in person.

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How can I introduce people to the Stack Exchange Sites?

I am from a country where people are not very familiar with Stack Exchange sites and about 90% of them don't know their existence even if they use the Internet. Maybe this question could not be asked ...
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Community-wide meetup event [duplicate]

Does Stack Overflow organize community-wide meetups? Like I'm mostly part of http://magento.stackexchange.com. So is there any kind of yearly meetup events? Where and when? How is it announced? The ...
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Come to our Berlin launch party of Careers 2.0 in German! [closed]

As you may have read, we're partying in Germany next month (because no one parties like the Germans) to announce the launch of our first translation of Careers 2.0 in German. We hope you can join us ...
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Will somebody from SO be at the Open Help 2012? [closed]

Stack Overflow is being used as the primary support channel by some important projects. Will someone be attending the Open Help Conference in 2012? [update] I'm not involved with the event ...
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Your Meetup may be over, but you can continue to be involved in your New York community

The follow-up email I got from meetup.com said New York, but I'm not in New York. Not sure if that's a meetup bug or an error on SO's side
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Is it possible to find the Stack Exchange profile of Meetup participants?

I'm interested in attending the upcoming local meetup. Is there any way to find the Stack Exchange profile for local participants? Meetup.com doesn't seem to link the two in any way.
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Stack Overflow Worldwide Meetups 2012 [closed]

We recently announced the Second Annual Stack Overflow Meetup Everywhere day. This year, it will be on Saturday, April 28 (though local groups are welcome to pick any other day that week if a Saturday ...
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Stack Exchange Presence at Local Conferences? [duplicate]

A question recently posted by Pekka got me thinking about conferences. Stack Overflow has DevDays (for the most part), was involved with Code-Ken, has local meet-ups, etc. All in all, great exposure ...
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Meetups in conjunction with professional bodies

Please feel free to edit this post, it's my first on Meta, and I always manage to unwittingly violate a few rules... Have you guys considered linking up with professional bodies for these meetups? ...
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Thoughts and Suggestions about SO Meetup day

I truly believe that SO meetup day is a great idea and has much more potential then just grabbing a drink at the local watering hole. While it is great to learn from other people in your field, it is ...
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(Unofficial) StackExchange WWDC Meet Up — 7th June, 2011 [closed]

When: Tuesday, 7th June 2011 (from 6pm, after the sessions finish) Location: Eddie Rickenbacker's (Google Maps Directions) (yelp) Sign Up Here 5000+ international Developers will be in San ...
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Badge/flair for attending a meet up?

Would it be possible to get some kind of bronze badge or bit of flair to show if someone has attended one of the Stack Overflow meetups?
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Can we add a site banner for the Meetups?

Can we add a site banner for the Meetups on Stack Overflow?
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How to create a meetup at a chosen city? (And how to delete erroneous entries?) [closed]

I would like to participate at the Worldwide MeetUp Day. For Belgium, the system lists Geel, Wetteren and Liège, but I'd like to meet up in, for example, Brussels (the capital). How can I meet up in ...
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Is there a way to arrange for a nerd dinner meetup through SO?

With the level of personal details given by SO users...is there a way to query them (by say location) and ping/invite the resultant people for nerd-dinner like event?
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Social events for Stack Overflow users

Do Stack Overflow users ever have some sort of social events where they can meet and talk in person? If not, is there interest in such an event? I thought it would be nice to meet people in real life....
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Local Stack Overflow Meetups

I was curious whether there were any local Stack Overflow meetups yet (in a similar vein to jQuery meetups). The idea is that Stack Overflow people within a geographical area would get together at a ...