Emerging Innovation - DNA Data Storage by Dr. Reinhard Heckel

The FedEx Institute of Technology is excited to announce that the next Emerging Innovation talk will feature Dr. Reinhard Heckel of UC Berkeley speaking on DNA Data Storage, a technology that promises greatly increased storage capacity and longevity over current methods available today. Dr. Heckel was recently featured in an MIT Technology Review article on this subject. This exciting talk is at the cutting edge of emerging technologies and should be an excellent event.

What: Emerging Innovation - DNA Data Storage by Dr. Reinhard Heckel
When: July 13, 5:00 PM
Where: FedEx Institute of Technology at University of Memphis, Room 225
Please RSVP for this event

Please Note: Central BBQ Dinner (with vegetarian option) will be provided following the talk.

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HACKmemphis, Memphis Webworkers, and FIT Nodebots Day Event

International NodeBots Day!

HACKmemphis, in partnership with Memphis Web Workers and Memphis FedEx Institute of Technology is proud to announce our first NodeBots Day!

Our event will coincide with International NodeBots Day on July 29th, 2017, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Location: FedEx Institute of Technology

Price: $40 you will receive one NodeBot kit, full instruction on how to code your bot with basic instructions followed by help with advanced controls, and lunch. If you wish to work on a team there will be ticket add-ons to cover your team members’ meal. Coffee, water, and soft drinks will be provided throughout the day. More info and get tickets

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Thirsty Thursday with Vaco

#ThirstyThursday With Vaco

On May 11, 2017 at 5:30 PM Vaco Memphis will host their first #ThirstyThursday event at City & State on Broad Ave. This free event will feature tacos by the Fuel Food Truck, with beer by Memphis' own Wiseacre Brewery. Wine will also be available. Details are still in the works, but Vaco is planning to host some games (possibly with prizes), so show up ready to win!

Vaco events are a great opportunity to meet more members of the Memphis technology community and expand your professional network while enjoying good food and drinks with a fun group of people. This is the first of what will hopefully be many more Vaco sponsored community events.

More info and RSVP

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