Organizations, Events & Meetups

Looking to connect with other geeks in Nashville? These are the organizations, events and meetups you should get involved with. If you think something is missing, please suggest a Geek Resource!

(Special thanks to Rob Robinson and Brian Dailey for helping to compile this list.)

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Interactive Developers of Nashville Follow on Twitter

Previously 615 Flash, the Nashville Flash Platform User Group, is now a collective of UX and UI developers using HTML5, Actionscript3, Flex, Objective-C, C++, Haxe, Lua, and many more, to deploy applications to web, mobile, desktop, or consoles such as game systems, TV, etc.

Nashville Adobe User Group / ColdFusion User Group

An official Adobe User Group, covering a variety of developer topics and skill levels related to ColdFusion and other Adobe products such as Flex and AIR.

Nashville Apple Pro Video Group

Celebrating film creation at every level.

Nashville Area PC Users Group

Dedicated to the support of all personal computer users, from novice to professional.

Nashville CocoaHeads

A very informal group to allow Nashville-area Cocoa developers to get together to share ideas, code, or even help each other debug.

Nashville Drupalers

Open, community-organized user group that focuses on discussion and training about the Drupal content management system.

Nashville Dynamic Languages Follow on Twitter

Discussion of topics related to dynamic programming languages, intended to be a social group as well as a technical group; also a book club.

Nashville Flacks Follow on Twitter

Bi-monthly meetup to talk shop, share beverages, laugh, learn and meet fellow public relations and communications professionals.

Nashville Game Developers

Mailing list and monthly meetings focused on independent game development on multiple platforms and a place to network with folks to create video games.

Nashville Java User's Group Follow on Twitter

Discussions and presentations about Java as a language, platform and community, including emerging JVM languages, various libraries, tools, JSRs, components, IDEs, and news.

Nashville Linux Users Group

Monthly meetings, community advocacy, quarterly install fests and other Linux-related projects.

Nashville PHP User Group Follow on Twitter

Monthly meetings to exchange ideas and talk about code, architecture, innovation, and open source in general.

Nashville Ruby on Rails Meetup Group

Monthly meetings to bring together everyone interested in and using Ruby on Rails for software development.

NashvilleTech Meetup Group Follow on Twitter

Open, monthly presentations about current technology trends and techniques where you can learn and meet others interested in all aspects of today’s Internet and technology, including web trends, social media, SEO, application development, online marketing, graphic design, databases, mobile environments, or just for fun web stuff.

Nashville UX Follow on Twitter

Discussion list and monthly meetings for user experience professionals.

Nashville WordPress Meetup Group Follow on Twitter

Bringing WordPress users, developers, designers, bloggers and newbies together to network and learn from each other about the most popular content management system on the Internet.

PyNash

Python Nashville User Group, featuring discussion list and occasional meetups.

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