TECHIES AT THE TAPROOM: Google Developer Group Merced Kickoff Social

Tioga Sequoia Merced Taproom, 1707 N Street, Merced, 95340

Welcome to the Inaugural Social Gathering of Tech Enthusiasts! 🚀 Join us for an early Saturday afternoon of networking at the inaugural event of the Merced Chapter's Google Developer Group (GDG)! Our first-ever "Techies in the Taproom" social is the perfect chill, no-pressure gathering to connect with local developers, tech aficionados, and individuals with diverse professional backgrounds.

Feb 24, 8:00 – 10:00 PM


Key Themes

Career DevelopmentCommunity BuildingInternational Women's Day

About this event

🚀 Welcome to the Inaugural Gathering of Tech Enthusiasts!

Join us at the Tequioa-Sequoia Taproom for the very first Techies in the Taproom event, an exciting kickoff social for the Google Developer Group (GDG). This gathering is a unique opportunity to connect with local developers, tech aficionados, and individuals with diverse professional backgrounds. This global community prides itself on being an inclusive environment. Everyone and anyone interested in tech - from beginner developers to experienced professionals are welcome to join.

🤝 Connect:

- Network with a vibrant community of techies and tech-adjacent folks.

- Share your experiences and stories in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.

- Build meaningful relationships that go beyond the bytes and bits.

🧠 Learn:

- Engage in casual conversations about tech and trends with each other.

- Participate in three prompted discussions and a brainstorming survey.

🚀 Grow:

- Contribute to the community by sharing interests for future events.

- Get insights into upcoming GDG workshops, trainings, and events.

🎉 What to Expect:

- A laid-back social environment perfect for making new connections.

- A variety of refreshments and beverages are available for purchase at the taproom.

- A brief introduction to GDG and our upcoming activities.

👥 Who Should Attend:

- Tech professionals, enthusiasts, and students.

- Individuals interested in Google's technologies.

- Anyone keen on joining a community that fosters learning and collaboration.

Registration here

Please RSVP to confirm your attendance. Spots are limited!

We can't wait to meet you and kickstart this journey of innovation, learning, and community-building. Let's make the first Techies in the Taproom a fond memory of our start!



Saturday, February 24, 2024
8:00 PM – 10:00 PM UTC


8:00 PMCheck-in with Norma or Lourdes
8:30 PMFireside Chat
8:40 PMPrompted Networking
8:50 PMPrompted Networking
9:00 PMPrompted Networking
9:02 PMClosing
9:32 PMNetworking


  • Lourdes Ovando

    Business Intelligence Analyst

  • Norma Cardona

    Cultiva Greatness LLC

    Founder & CEO


  • Norma Cardona

    Cultiva Greatness LLC

    GDG Organizer

  • Lourdes Ovando


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