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News Brandy Favilla is currently the Community Engagement Manager at New Horizons of Minnesota (www.nhmn.com). In this position, she helps people define and build their careers through educational events. Brandy focuses on networking with members of the Information Technology community to form partnerships in education. She strives to maintain New Horizons’ reputation as a high-quality learning center throughout the Twin Cities and beyond. Some of her accomplishments include chairing the committee for both the TechFuse and MindSurf Conferences hosted by New Horizons, co-chairing Twin Cities Code Camp and Twin Cities SharePoint Camp, Co-host of the Twin Cities Developers Guild, VP of PR for TechMasters (www.techmasters-tc.com), Communications Chair of PACT (www.pactweb.org), Programs chair for IAMCP, President of the Business Intelligence User Group (www.ncbisig.org) and actively participating in the SharePoint User Group (www.sharepointmn.com). *the thoughts and opinions in this blog are my own and do not reflect the opinions of New Horizons of Minnesota
Twin Cities IT and Developer Events Postings by Brandy Favilla
The Twin Cities' premier tech demo and networking event is happening again on November 12. This time, we've rented Intermedia Arts, Uptown's coolest art gallery/performance space. This means the demos will be in a REAL THEATER! Also, we'll have kegs of really good beer.

What: 6-10 demos of local tech projects and startups

When: Demos start at 7pm

Where: Intermedia Arts, 2822 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55408 (map: http://tinyurl.com/68jptu)

Who: Everyone is invited! Please RSVP at http://minnedemo.org

Cost: FREE!

* Demos *

The rules are simple: 7 minutes. Real, working software. NO POWERPOINT!

We currently have demos booked for:

1. Periscope - Basecamp? iGoogle? Periscope: Basecamp control in your iGoogle (Ivan Stegic) 2. Tumblon - a site for parents of young children that tracks child development and helps share it with friends and family (Jon Dahl) 3. TeamTreks Toolkit - A teacher toolkit for the educational game Glacier Bay that focuses on leadership and literacy skills for 4th through 7th graders (Mike Palmquist) 4. SuddenDeals.com - Twin Cities? only live entertainment/discount network that connects shoppers and merchants in real-time using mobile SMS text messaging. (Julian Reytel) 5. OnePlace - online collaboration and work management app lets you ?Do More in All Facets of Your Life,? by providing team collaboration, project management, and personal productivity, all in a single place online.

(Steve Kickert)

6. Zanby - a powerful Enterprise 2.0 platform that consolidates and manages communication, content and activities across enterprises of all sizes through a unique group architecture. (Chris Dykstra)

We are looking for a few more demos. Please contact Luke Francl

(look@recursion.org) if you are interested in presenting.

* Sponsors *

MinneDemo is made possible by our generous sponsors.

 Split Rock Partners - http://splitrock.com New Counsel - http://newcounsel.com ipHouse - http://iphouse.com Sierra Bravo - http://www.sierra-bravo.com

Interested in sponsoring MinneDemo? Contact Ben Edwards (ben@alttext.com).

P.S.: We depend on YOU to spread the word about MinneDemo. Please forward this email to the interesting people you know who should be there.

Posted on Tuesday, October 21, 2008 2:28 PM | Back to top


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