User Group events: See below for Seminars, Shows, Learning, etc. Mon NOV 21, 2005 Boston Java Meetup, "profiling: experience, tools, results", 7:00 PM, Boaton DotNetLearn Group study group, 6-7PM, Microsoft, Waltham DotNetLearn Group, "Visual Basic 2005 Express Edition", 7PM, Microsoft, Waltham Tue NOV 29, 2005 Boston Water User Group, "Next Meeting", 7 pm, One Broadway, Cambridge Ind Comp Consultants $, "Secrets of Rapid Networking", 6PM, Rebecca's Cafe, Burlington $ PC Users Group of RI, topic TBD, 7PM, NE Inst of Tech, Warwick RI Thu DEC 01, 2005 VB Pro/Beantown .NET, "INETA - Visual Studio 2005 Community Event", 6:15, Microsoft, Waltham GBC/ACM and IEEE Computer, "Immersive Virtual Reality", 7-9, MIT Room E51-345 Mon DEC 05, 2005 Cent NH Linux Users, "Windows - Linux interoperation", 7PM, @NHTI Library, Concord NH Wed DEC 07, 2005 Worcester Linux Users, changed to "Wed DEC 14" NH SQL Server User Group, "TBD", 7pm, New Horizons, Nashua Thu DEC 08, 2005 SQL Server Users, "Scalable DB Systems/Business Insight", 6PM, Microsoft, Waltham Sat DEC 10, 2005 Boston Linux & Unix, "Linux InstallFest XIX", 1-3:30 pm, WCVB-TV Channel 5, Needham Tue DEC 13, 2005 Autodesk Users, "Building systems, Dimensioning, Hatch and Text", 6PM, S.E.A., Cambridge Final Cut Pro December Social, 6:30, location TBA Gr Boston Network Users Group "Overview Of Storage Area Networks", 7-9 pm, Mt Ida College, Newton bostonEDGE.org, "Eclipse platform architecture", 7-9 pm, IBM, Lexington Seacoast Mac Users, "Care & Feeding of Mac OS X", 6:15PM, Rye Jr High, Rye NH Boston-voice-users "Don Nicklas" watch for details.... Windows Tech Forum, topic TBA, 6:30PM, Microsoft, Waltham Boston SPIN, "Economics of Software Process Improvement", 6PM, Mitre, Bedford Wed DEC 14, 2005 Greater Boston Seniors Computer Group "To be Announced" 9:30 am, Newton Senior Center Back Bay LISA, "LISA Recap", 7PM, MIT E51-149 Boston .NET User Group "Annual Holiday Party Potluck" 6-8pm, Microsoft, Waltham SW Quality Group, "Top Ten Opinions About Testing", 6PM, Sun Microsystems, Burlington Boston Macintosh User Group (BMac), "Podcasting: primer on getting started", 7-9 pm, MIT Building E51 Worcester Linux Users, topic TBD, 7PM, Access Grid Room, WPI Campus MIT Enterprise Forum, "New World Order of Mobile and Wireless", 5:30-8:30, Stata Center, MIT $ Sys Eng Admin Tech (SEA-TUG), 6:30PM, topic and location TBD Thu DEC 15, 2005 NH .NET User Group, topic TBD, 6pm, BU Corp Educ Ctr, Tyngsboro NE Info Security "... in the Next Decade & Securing the Desktop" 6:30 pm, Microsoft, Waltham Boston Final Cut Pro User Group "BOSFCPUG Holiday Party", 6:30-10pm, Details TBA MerriLUG Linux Users, "DNS", 6PM, Martha's Exchange, Nashua NH Greater Boston Chapter of AITP, "Holiday Networking Event", 5:30 pm, Jimbo's, Braintree Five Corners Sat DEC 17, 2005 The Retro-Computing Society of RI "open house at the new facility at Atlantic Mills", Providence Mon DEC 19, 2005 NE Info Security "Technical Briefing - SQL Server 2005" 6:30 pm, Microsoft, Waltham Tue DEC 20, 2005 So NE Network Users, "A preview of Vista", 7PM, Roger Williams Coll, Prov RI Storage Networking, "Backup & Recovery Crash Course", 6PM, Microsoft, Waltham Wed DEC 21, 2005 Access Day, "Introduction to Access", 9:30AM-Noon, Microsoft, Waltham Access Day, "Intro to VBA Pt 3 of 5", 1-4PM, Microsoft, Waltham Access Day, "Access Developer", 4-8:30PM, Microsoft, Waltham Boston Linux & Unix, "Beowulf: The Latest Scoop", 7PM, MIT Bldg E-51, Room 315 Thu JAN 05, 2006 Visual Basic Pro, "AJAX - What is it?", 6:15, Microsoft, Waltham Tue JAN 10, 2006 Network Users (BNUG), "Open Source alternatives", 7PM, Mt Ida College, Newton Wed JAN 11, 2006 Boston .NET User Group, "Visual Studio 2005 Community Launch Event", 6PM, Microsoft, Waltham SW Quality Group, "Proactive UAT", 6PM, Sun Microsystems, Burlington Back Bay LISA, "Time Management", 7PM, MIT E51-149 The Boston Avid User Group "TBA", 6:30pm Thu JAN 12, 2006 NE Java Users (NEJUG), "Struts 2006", 6PM, Sun Microsystems, Burlington Tue JAN 17, 2006 So NE Network Users, "iSCSI and Where Does It Fit", 7PM, Roger Williams Coll, Prov RI Wed JAN 18, 2006 MacWoburn, "SanFrancisco Macworld in Review", 7-9 PM, Woburn Senior Center Boston Linux & Unix, "Maddog's World Tour", 7PM, MIT Room TBD Thu JAN 19, 2006 GBC/ACM, "Conveying the Scent of Information", 7PM, location TBD Tue JAN 31, 2006 NE M User Group, "TrackWare for version & configuration control", 7pm, Wellesley Gateway Building Thu FEB 02, 2006 Visual Basic Pro, "Real-time monitoring with AVICode", 6:15, Microsoft, Waltham Wed FEB 08, 2006 SW Quality Group, "Preparing for Your Next Job", 6PM, Sun Microsystems, Burlington Thu FEB 09, 2006 NE Java Users (NEJUG), "Java Concurrency", 6PM, Sun Microsystems, Burlington Tue FEB 14, 2006 Network Users (BNUG), "Open Source alternatives", 7PM, Mt Ida College, Newton Wed FEB 15, 2006 Boston Linux & Unix, "Overview of Plone, a Content Management System", 7PM, MIT Room TBD Thu MAR 02, 2006 Visual Basic Pro, topic TBD, 6:15, Microsoft, Waltham Wed MAR 08, 2006 SW Quality Group, "Software Quality, CMM and LEAN", 6PM, Sun Microsystems, Burlington Thu APR 06, 2006 Visual Basic Pro, "Personalized Sites with ASP.NET and VB", 6:15, Microsoft, Waltham Comp Measurement Group, topic and location TBD Wed APR 12, 2006 SW Quality Group, "Testing for Different Dev Processes, Industries", 6PM, Sun Micro, Burlington Wed JUN 14, 2006 SW Quality Group, "Introduction to Function Points", 6PM, Sun Microsystems, Burlington Wed JUL 12, 2006 SW Quality Group, "Annual Hot Topics Night", 6PM, Sun Microsystems, Burlington
Events, Conferences, Education and Training: DEC 01, 2005 Wide Area Storage Net: Server Consolidation & Data Protection Across WAN 9-2, Microsoft, Waltham DEC 15, 2005 SQL Server 2005, Visual Studio 2005 Launch, Boston Convention & Exhibition Center JAN 25, 2006 Oracle Winter Training Day, Bentley College, Waltham APR 03-06, 2006 LinuxWorld Conference & Expo, Boston Convention & Exhibition Center MAY 30-JUN 03, 2006 USENIX Annual Technical Conference, "Training, Technical Sessions, workshops, more", Boston JUN 11-16, 2006 Microsoft Tech Ed 2006 Convention, Boston Convention & Exhibition Center JUL 30 - AUG 03, 2006 SIGGRAPH 2006 International Conference, Boston Convention & Exhibition Center Ongoing: MIT Electrical Engineering and Computer Science events open to the public The IEEE Boston Section posts local courses at http://www.ieeeboston.org/ Qualware Instructional Services Burlington Cambridge Center for Adult Education Call (617) 547-6789 or check the courses available at http://www.ccae.org DevelopMentor Training Classes, Cummings Park, Woburn. http://www.develop.com 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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