Local Update Atlanta December 2016


Don’t miss out on the array of professional development and networking events for social sector professionals in Atlanta this month! Check out the assortment of opportunities:

Solving Social Problems with Technology
Thursday, December 1, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, General Assembly

Join General Assembly for a panel discussion with social good organizations, nonprofits, and startups using technology to solve some of society’s most challenging problems.

Women in Tech Breakfast
Friday, December 2, 8:00 – 10:00 am, General Assembly

Join General Assembly for this interactive dialogue about how women are succeeding in tech and how they are fostering the next generation of leaders!

Meetup Meetup
Friday, December 2, 5:00 – 8:00 pm, General Assembly

As a celebration of the holiday season, General Assembly’s bringing together all the Meetups they partner with and host for a large happy hour where you can meet other techies and creatives!

ChooseATL Digital Video Platform: Info Session & Happy Hour
Tuesday, December 6, 6:30 – 8:30 pm, General Assembly

Happy Hour for ChooseATL’s new digital video platform: learn how content creators, media gurus, brand marketers, and others can get involved in Atlanta’s new digital content hub.

In-House Roundtable: Designing Business from the Inside Out
Wednesday, December 7, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, General Assembly

Five of Atlanta’s most experienced corporate design directors discuss the challenges and best practices for In-House creatives.

Civic Impact Awards
Thursday, December 8, 6:00 – 9:00 pm, Center for Civic Innovation

The second annual Civic Impact Awards celebrate the ATLiens who are on the ground every day, tackling inequality in topics like education, food security, criminal justice, and more.

Network Under 40 @ The Gathering Spot
Thursday, December 8, 6:00 – 9:00 pm

It’s that time again for Network Under 40’s annual holiday networking event. Come celebrate the end to a great year!

Pecha Kucha Atlanta Presents Vol. 31: The State of Atlanta
Sunday, December 11, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, General Assembly

Hear from the people, causes, movements, organizations, and ideas that were birthed from Atlanta’s history, propagate our current state of affairs, and are molding the future of ATL.

The Internet of Things: A Connected World
Tuesday, December 13, 6:30 – 8:30 pm, General Assembly

Join General Assembly’s panel of experts for a discussion on the current landscape and new opportunities emerging from the Internet of Things (everyday objects that have network connectivity).

Network Under 40: Dine with 9
Wednesday, December 14, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm, Hampton + Hudson

Shake up your lunch hour and make new friends and business connections!

YNPN Atlanta Happy Hour
Thursday, December 15, 6:00 – 8:00 pm, Diesel

The annual YNPN Atlanta Holiday Happy Hour is always a fun time! Come for a relaxed evening on the (heated) patio at Diesel, a great Virginia Highlands neighborhood bar with good food, arcade games, and a relaxed atmosphere.

Millennial Mixer: Holiday Edition
Thursday, December 15, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, General Assembly

It’s a great time to be a young professional in Atlanta! Join General Assembly as they bring together the makers and doers of this great city.




If you have any upcoming events that you would like us to include in our Local Update posts, please don’t hesitate to email Katie Mumper at kmm@foundationcenter.org

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