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Sat JUN 11, 2005
Visually Impaired & Blind Users "Accessibility work on Mozilla Firefox" 1-4PM, Natl Braille Press, Boston

Mon JUN 13, 2005
Worcester Computer Society, "Mac OSX Tiger", 6:30-9 pm, Worcester State College
Seacoast Linux Users, topic TBA, 7PM,  @UNH Morse Hall, Room 301

Tue JUN 14, 2005
Windows Technical Forum, "Longhorn Update", 6:30 - 9:00PM, Microsoft, Waltham
Network Users (BNUG), "Portal Servers", 7PM, Mt Ida College, Newton
Boston-voice-users, "the Alexander technique"  7:30 - 9:30 p.m.,  MIT
Boston PDA Users general and unexpected PDA topics, 7pm, MIT room 3-133
Seacoast Mac Users, "Unleashing Tiger!", 7PM, Rye Jr High, Rye NH
Autodesk Users, "Realize Your Ideas Tour" Boston Convention & Exhibition Center

Wed JUN 15, 2005
Access Day, "Intro to Access", 9:30AM-Noon, Microsoft, Waltham
Access Day, "Working w External Data", 1-5, Microsoft, Waltham
Access Day, "Access Developer", 5-8:30, Microsoft, Waltham
Boston Linux & Unix, "The Xen Virtual Machine Monitor: An Introduction", 7PM, MIT Room E51-315
MacWoburn, topic TBD, 7-9PM, Woburn Senior Center
Worcester Linux Users, "LVM Revisited", 7PM, Access Grid Room, WPI Campus
Club Pocket PC "the OQO model 01 Ultra-Personal Computer (uPC)" 6:30 pm, Microsoft, Waltham

Thu JUN 16, 2005
Greater NH Linux User Group, "WINE (WINdows Emulator)", ~7pm, Martha's Exchange, Nashua
NH .Net User Group, "Slamming XML", 6pm, BU Corporate Education Center, Tyngsboro
NE Java Users (NEJUG), "Apache Software Foundation", 6PM, Sun Microsystems, Burlington
NE Info Security, "Guarantee Your Network Gets Compromised" 6:30, Microsoft, Waltham
So NE Network Users (SNENUG), "Configuration of Snort IDS", 7PM, R Williams College, Providence
Greater Boston ACM, "Intro to Grid Computing", 7PM, IBM SPC, Waltham
Northshore CS Class: "Beginner's Guide to Using the Internet" 6:30, Peabody Senior Center

Fri JUN 17, 2005
No Shore Comp Soc computer clinic, 7PM, Peabody Municipal Light
SIBMUG PC UG "Office alternatives, Stuffit, & security threats" 7:30 McConnell Center, Dover, NH

Mon JUN 20, 2005
DotNetLearn Study Group Meeting, 6-7pm, Microsoft in Waltham
Northshore CS Class: "Beginner's Guide to Internet Security, Pt 1" 6:30, Peabody Senior Center

Tue JUN 21, 2005
Boston SPIN, and AWC/GBC "Successful Software Mgmt", 6PM, Mitre, Bedford
Small Business Server User Group, "SBS-based Telephony", 6pm, Microsoft, Waltham
Oracle DBA SIG Meeting "SQL Techniques & Effective Schema Design"  6-9, Oracle Corp, Burlington
Storage Networking Users, topic TBA, 6PM, Microsoft, Waltham
DataCAD Users, topic TBD, 6PM, Lesko-Kelly Associates, Norwell
Final Cut Pro, "Final Cut Studio", 6:30, Emerson College, Boston

Wed JUN 22, 2005
NE SMS Users, "Extend SMS 2003 w MS & 3rd Party Solutions", 6PM, Fidelity, Marlborough
Storage Networking Users Group "SNIA End-User Social" 6-8, Fairmont Copley Square Hotel, Boston

Mon JUN 27, 2005
Boston .NET Users, "Website Development Team", 6-8, Microsoft, Waltham
DotNetLearn Study Group Meeting, 6-7pm, Microsoft in Waltham
Northshore CS Class: "Beginner's Guide to Internet Security, Pt 2" 6:30, Peabody Senior Center

Tue JUN 28, 2005
Goldmine Forum, "MasterMine Software", 8:30AM, Harvest Solutions, Waltham
AppleScript Users, "Intro to Appl Development", 6PM, MIT Bldg E51, Room 372
Ind Comp Consultants, "Winning and Keeping Big Clients", 6PM, Rebecca's Cafe, Burlington

Wed JUL 06, 2005
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) "Giving SOAP a REST?" 6:30, Microsoft, Waltham

Thu JUL 07, 2005
Visual Basic Pro, "Web Services Extensions/SOA", 6:15, Microsoft, Waltham

Fri JUL 08, 2005
DotNetLearn, "C# 2.0: Generics, Iterators and New Features" 7pm, Microsoft. Waltham

Tue JUL 12, 2005
Network Users (BNUG), "Home Brew TiVo", 7PM, Mt Ida College, Newton
Boston-voice-users, "improved commands for NaturallySpeaking"  7:30 - 9:30 p.m.,  MIT
Seacoast Mac Users, topic TBD, 7PM, Rye Jr High, Rye NH
Autodesk Users, "What’s new with ADT, Civil & LDDT", 6PM, S.E.A., Cambridge

Wed JUL 13, 2005
SW Quality Grp, "Hot Topics Night", 6PM, Sun Microsystems, Burlington
BBLISA (admins of large & small networks) "Linux Kernel Crash Dumps", 7pm, MIT E51-149
Boston .NET Users, topic TBD, 6:30, Microsoft, Waltham
Sys Eng Adm Tech (SEA-TUG), "sFlow - RFC 3176/Scriptlogic", 6PM, Redhook Brewery, Portsmouth NH
The Boston Avid Group "Summer BBQ", 6pm, Avid Technology, Tewksbury

Thu JUL 14, 2005
Worcester Linux Users, topic TBD, 7PM, Access Grid Room, WPI Campus

Mon JUL 18, 2005
DotNETLearn, "C# 2.0: Generics, Iterators, New Features", 7PM, Microsoft, Waltham

Wed JUL 20, 2005
Boston Linux & Unix, topic TBD, 7PM, MIT Bldg E-51, Room 145

Thu JUL 21, 2005
Greater NH Linux User Group, "New user meeting!", ~7pm, Martha's Exchange, Nashua
New Hampshire .Net User Group, "TBA", 6pm, BU Corporate Education Center, Tyngsboro
Small Business Server User Group "SBS-based Telephony", 6pm, Microsoft, Waltham

Tue JUL 26, 2005
SharePoint User Group "Topic: TBD", 5:45-7:30,  Microsoft, Waltham

Wed JUL 27, 2005
DataCAD Boston, topic TBA, 6PM, Boston Society of Architects, Boston

Wed AUG 03, 2005
Windows Server Users, topic TBA, 6:30, Microsoft, Waltham

Thu AUG 04, 2005
Visual Basic Pro, topic TBA, 6:15, Microsoft, Waltham

Tue AUG 09, 2005
Autodesk Users, "Excel and Powerpoint", 6PM, S.E.A., Cambridge

Wed AUG 10, 2005
BBLISA (admins of large & small networks) "TBD", 7pm, MIT E51-149

Thu AUG 11, 2005
NE Java Users (NEJUG), "Spring Overview", 6PM, Sun Microsystems, Burlington

Wed AUG 17, 2005
Boston Linux & Unix, topic TBD, 7PM, MIT Bldg E-51, Room 145

Thu AUG 18, 2005
Greater NH Linux, "IP (not the networking kind) issues", ~7pm, Martha's Exchange, Nashua
NH .Net User Group, "Service Oriented Architecture", 6pm, BU Corporate Education Center, Tyngsboro

Wed SEP 7, 2005
New Hampshire SQL Server Users Group "TBD" 7:00pm, New Horizons Computer Learning Center, Nashua
Fri SEP 09, 2005
New England C# User Group "Next Meeting"

Tue SEP 13, 2005
Gr Boston SIGCHI, topic TBD, 7PM, Sun Microsystems, Burlington
Autodesk Users, "Installing Autocad 2006, ADT2006, civil 2006", 6PM, S.E.A., Cambridge

Wed SEP 14, 2005
Back Bay LISA, "Intrusion Detection and Prevention", 7pm, MIT E51-149
Exchange Server, "Veritas Backup and Recovery", 6:30, Microsoft, Waltham

Thu SEP 15, 2005
NE Java Users (NEJUG), "Using Code Metrics", 6PM, Sun Microsystems, Burlington
NH .Net User Group, topic TBD, 6pm, BU Corporate Education Center, Tyngsboro

Tue OCT 11, 2005
Autodesk Users, "Combined Microstation GBAUG meeting", 6PM, S.E.A., Cambridge

Wed OCT 12, 2005
Exchange Server, "Secure Messaging", 6:30, Microsoft, Waltham

Thu OCT 20, 2005
NH .Net User Group, topic TBD, 6pm, BU Corporate Education Center, Tyngsboro

Events, Conferences, Education and Training:

JUN 14, 2005
Autodesk Realize Your Ideas Tour, Boston Convention & Exhibition Center

JUN 22, 2005
Management & Monitoring for LAN, WAN, Wireless and Gigabit Networks 10:30-1, Westin Waltham

JUN 25, 2005
Final Cut Pro: "Supercharge your Productivity with Final Cut Pro!" 9-5, Boston

JUN 28 - JUL 1, 2005
VSLive! Boston - Visual Studio.NET Developer Conference,  Westin Copley Place Hotel, Boston

JUN 29, 2005
Free seminar: Disciplined Software Testing Practices, 8:30-12 Embassy Suites at Logan Airport

JUL 16, 2005
BNUG Networking Fundamentals Training, details TBA

JUL 11-14, 2005
Macworld Conference & Expo, Hynes Convention Ctr

AUG 22-26, 2005
Software Test Professionals Week, full day in-depth courses, Hyatt Harborside, Logan Airport

JUN 11-16, 2006
Microsoft Tech Ed Convention, Boston Convention & Expo Ctr


MIT Electrical Engineering and Computer Science events open to the public

The IEEE Boston Section posts local courses at

Qualware Instructional Services  Burlington

Cambridge Center for Adult Education  Call (617) 547-6789 or check the courses
available at

DevelopMentor Training Classes, Cummings Park, Woburn.

Future Media Concepts provides training in all areas of digital media

Pinnacle Training has continuing Microsoft-related courses at Westborough and Braintree

Apple seminars  MA NH RI

Microsoft New England: Local Event Calendar

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