TAG Events

TAG Summit 2919

TAG Summit 2019
Friday, Nov 8th 8:30am-5pm @ Whatcom Community College, Syre Auditorium
235 W Kellogg Road, Bellingham

TAG Summit 2019 is FRIDAY! Tickets are available. Our theme this year is Strengthening Our Technology Community and will highlight both professional development and technical education with breakout tracks for business leadership, software/web developers, engineers, and IT/cybersecurity professionals. Activities will allow for networking, socializing, and additional discussion.


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BRCC + TAG Technology Tour Series

BRCC + TAG Technology Tour: Alpha Technologies
Wednesday, November 13th 12pm-1:30pm @ Alpha Technologies
3767 Alpha Way, Bellingham

Join us as we deep dive into some of our successful local businesses in the Industry Close-Up tech tours produced in partnership with Bellingham Regional Chamber of Commerce and Technology Alliance Group for NW Washington. This quarter, we’ll be touring Alpha Technologies!  Member Only event. Lunch Included. This is a unique opportunity for BRCC and TAGNW attendees to network together! There are a limited number of tickets. We WILL sell out. Please RSVP ASAP.

Community Events

TAG Get Involved

Bellingham Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency – November Meeting
Monday, November 4th 6:30pm-8pm @ American Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Center
414 W Bakerview Rd #111, Bellingham

We are all about the bitcoin, cryptocurrency and the blockchain movement. Our goal is to expand the use and adoption of digital decentralized currency. We aim to spread the word about this amazing new technology and monetary system. If you are brand new to cryptocurrency or a seasoned veteran we welcome you to come learn, teach and even speak. Recurring monthly meeting on the first Monday.


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Bellingham Codes

Bellingham Codes – November Meeting
Thursday, November 7rd 6:30pm-8:30pm @ Bellingham Makerspace
1000 F Street, Bellingham (Technology Development Center)

A social group dedicated to growing the local developer community. We meet online in slack and in person once a month. Recurring Monthly Meeting on the first Thursday.


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Bellingham Linux User Group (BLUG)

Bellingham Linux User Group – November Meeting
Thursday, November 7th 6:30pm-8:30pm @ Bellingham Technical College, Room CC201
3028 Lindbergh Ave, Bellingham

BLUG was started in 1998 by a small group of computer geeks who wanted to get off Windows and learn from local Unix gurus. We hold a presentation meeting the first Thursday of the month at Bellingham Technical College in Campus Center CC201. On the second Thursday we hold an informal organization meeting with the time and location announced on the mailing list. We also put on special events including the regional LinuxFest Northwest in the Spring.


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Bellingham Makerspace

Arduino & Electronics – November Meeting
Friday, November 8th 6pm-8pm @ Bellingham Makerspace
1000 F St, Bellingham (Technology Development Center)

Meet, share ideas, experiences, project, and code for Arduino-based electronics. Recurring monthly meeting on the second Friday.


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Bellingham Startup Challenge

Bellingham Startup Challenge 2019
Friday-Sunday, November 8th-10th @ Invent Coworking
114 W Magnolia St. Suite: #505, Bellingham

This 54-hour challenge is a unique opportunity for both aspiring and seasoned entrepreneurs to work with and get to know new people over the course of an exciting and fast-paced weekend.


TAG IT Leadership

TAG IT Leadership – November Meeting
Wednesday, November 13th 12pm-1:30pm @ Brandywine Kitchen Mezzanine
1317 Commercial St, Bellingham

Connect with fellow IT Leaders in our community to share your knowledge and experience, support your peers, learn something new, and build excellent relationships. ITL meets monthly for a casual lunch conversation. Contact Brian Bunke below for more details.




WWU Tech Talk – SPIE
Wednesday, November 13th 5:30pm-7pm @ Western Washington University
Communications Facility Building, Room CF115

Talk will focus on the four-generational experiences of CS alumni who work at SPIE.




WWU Tech Talk – Faithlife
Wednesday, November 20th 5pm-6:30pm @ Western Washington University
Communications Facility Building, Room CF115




NextTech – November Meeting
Thursday, November 21th @ Whidbey Island Coffee
1960 Marketplace Drive, Burlington

The mission of NextTech is to facilitate the continued growth of our vibrant tech community through informative, yet fun events. We welcome all walks of technology be it anything from programming to manufacturing the first time traveling machine! This is an open group that meets once a month to gather and discuss the latest technology trends, economic impacts, challenges and success. Come join us at one of our monthly events to meet other like-minded peeps!


Whatcom IT Professionals

TAG Whatcom IT Professionals – January Meeting
Friday, January 3rd 6pm-8pm @ TBD

Whatcom IT Professionals is a meetup group geared toward local business IT professionals to grow, share and explore the technical side of the business while maintaining a social atmosphere between established and new people of the industry.


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