Level up your skills. Learn, share, and connect by joining one of these Nashville-area technical user groups. Or contact us about starting one of your own.
Activity Name Agile Nashville
Description Monthly meetings of like minded individuals who either are or would like to be involved in the use of Agile processes.
Activity Name Data Science Nashville
Description Monthly meetup for current and aspiring Data Science practitioners to discuss the techniques of data science, independent of the tools used for it. Meeting topics are varied and range from tutorials on basic concepts and their applications, to success stories from local practitioners, to discussions of tools, new technologies, and best practices.
Activity Name Design Thinking Nashville
Description Monthly “caffy hour” for those who have an interest in design thinking and are looking for support in innovation or improving the culture of work. Offers monthly content from introductions in design thinking to deep dives in empathy or prototyping.
Activity Name Elixir-Nash
Description Monthly meetup to talk about all things elixir.
Activity Name Franklin Developer Lunch & Learn
Description Monthly lunch for developers featuring high quality talks about web and mobile development.
Activity Name Greater Nashville Healthcare Analytics
Description Monthly meetup for those who are doing or interested in health data analytics to share ideas and keep up with changes in our industry. Open to those who use analytics tools, such as SAS, R, Stata, SPSS, Tableau, Python, etc., to do health data analysis, and also open to anyone who is interested in this industry.
Activity Name Interactive Developers of Nashville
Description A collective of UX and UI designers and developers devoted to growing a strong community of makers who are passionate about working together to make software products that validate! Also, check out www.skeletoncru.com which we'll be merging with soon!
Activity Name Make Nashville Meetup
Description Monthly meetup for makers, hardware hackers, do-it-yourselfers, and warrantee breakers
Activity Name MidTn Robotic Arts Society (MTRAS)
Description Monthly meetings to discuss robotics technology.
Activity Name Music City Legal Hackers Meetup
Description Monthly meeting of lawyers, law students, academics, developers, designers, technologists, marketers and entrepreneurs in the Nashville area who come together to design creative solutions to pressing problems in our legal and justice systems.
Activity Name NashFSharp
Description Monthly meetup for anyone who has an interest in F#.
Activity Name NashJS
Activity Name Nashville .Net User Group (NashDotNet)
Description The educational and social hub for the Nashville .NET community, with monthly meetings of a fun and welcoming bunch of developers of all skill levels and backgrounds, who truly enjoy learning.
Activity Name Nashville Amazon Web Services User Group (AWS)
Description Semi-regular meetings to discuss how we use AWS, what new techniques and services have popped up and share war-stories.
Activity Name Nashville API Developers
Description Monthly meetup for those passionate about API development. If you are a provider of Web APIs, consumer of Web APIs or are just interested in learning more about Web APIs, this is a group for you.
Activity Name Nashville Atlassian User Group (AUG)
Description Bi-montly meeting of Atlassian Experts and customers to talk about all things Atlassian, from JIRA dashboards to perfecting your Stash workflow.
Activity Name Nashville Bloggers
Description Meetup for professional bloggers to network and share resources.
Activity Name Nashville Business Intelligence User Group (NashBI)
Description Monthly meetings to provide education and networking opportunities for a community of data loving individuals. Also a local chapter of the Professional Association for SQL Server (PASS) and catering primarily to BI on the Microsoft stack.
Activity Name Nashville CocoaHeads
Description Monthly meetup for iOS and macOS (Cocoa) developers to get together to share ideas, code, or even help each other debug.
Activity Name Nashville ColdFusion User Group (NCFUG)
Description An official Adobe User Group focused on the ColdFusion and CFML technologies.
Activity Name Nashville DevOps Meetup (NashDevOps)
Description Monthly meetup for anyone interested in promoting and adopting DevOps in their organization.
Activity Name Nashville Functional Programmers (NashFP)
Description Monthly lab (think three hour code camp) for programmers interested in functional programming (e.g. Clojure, Erlang, F# Haskell, Lisp). All skill-levels, platforms, backgrounds and languages welcome.
Activity Name Nashville Game Developers
Description Monthly meetings focused on independent game development on multiple platforms and a place to network with folks to create video games.
Activity Name Nashville Girl Geek Dinner
Description Monthly dinner that brings together Girl Geeks from around Nashville with a common goal to meet, inspire and encourage women in technology careers.
Activity Name Nashville Java Users’ Group (NJUG)
Description Monthly meetings with presentations, discussions and labs related to Java as a language, platform and community.
Activity Name Nashville Linux Users Group (NLUG)
Description Monthly meetings, community advocacy, quarterly install fests and other Linux-related projects.
Activity Name Nashville Lisp Sync
Description Monthly hack night for Lispers to contribute to open source, work on personal projects, and teach and learn from one another.
Activity Name Nashville Microcontrollers Users’ Group (NashMicro)
Description Monthly meetings for anyone interested in learning about and making things with microcontrollers or electronics in general for show & tell and to discuss all things in the DIY & professional areas of electronics making.
Activity Name Nashville Microsoft Azure Users Group
Description Monthly meetup to educate and inform its members about all aspects of Microsoft Azure that are relevant to CIOs, CTOs, architects, developers, IT infrastructure managers and others.
Activity Name Nashville Mobile .NET Developers
Description Monthly meetings to discuss the .NET and Mono frameworks for building apps across multiple devices and platforms, including iOS, Android, and Windows. (Previously, Nashville Xamarin User Group.)
Activity Name Nashville Mobile Development User Group (NMDUG)
Description Monthly meetings to discuss recent events and trends, and generally to hear a presentation from someone who wants to show off their latest app or library, including topics related to both Android and iOS development. (Originally, Google Developer Group Music City.)
Activity Name Nashville Music Programmers
Description Monthly meetup with inspiring talks from community experts on topics like Plugin Development, DAW Scripting, Web Audio, DSP (digital signal process).
Activity Name Nashville Music Tech
Description Monthly meetup for entrepreneurs, musicians, founders, hackers, developers, designers, scientists, idea-ists, data experts, and investors, who are currently working in a music-tech related space, or are interested in pursuing opportunities in the field.
Activity Name Nashville PHP User Group
Activity Name Nashville Podcasters
Facebook Facebook Group
Description Monthly meetup of established podcasters for encouragement, inquiry, and help.
Activity Name Nashville Product Meetup
Description Monthly meetup with presentations, networking and discussions about product development, management and marketing.
Activity Name Nashville R Users Group
Description Welcoming all stripes of data, statistics, science, and data science enthusiasts in the Nashville area. Our first love is R, but we’ll entertain other packages as well.
Activity Name Nashville Ruby on Rails Meetup Group (Nash.rb)
Description Monthly meetings to bring together everyone interested in and using Ruby on Rails for software development.
Activity Name Nashville SEO & Internet Marketing Group
Description Monthly meetings to help business owners and entrepreneurs get found on the web by sharing tips and discussing how web technology can help your business grow using search engine optimization, Internet marketing, social media, Google, web design, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, etc.
Activity Name Nashville SharePoint Users Group
Description Monthly meetings developers, administrators and business users to gain insight from world-class speakers and fellow professionals and to promote the SharePoint community in the Middle Tennessee area.
Activity Name Nashville Software Beginners
Description Semi-monthly meetup to discuss beginner's level software development topics, ranging from mobile development, web development, console apps, and more in different languages to give a broader understanding to how to get started in the software development field of your choice. (Previously, Nashville Ruby on Rails Beginners.)
Activity Name Nashville SQL Server Users Group
Description Monthly meetings to provide SQL Server education and networking opportunities for SQL Server professionals. Also the local chapter of the Professional Association for SQL Server (PASS), the world-wide SQL Server User Group.
Activity Name Nashville UX
Description Monthly meetings for user experience professionals.
Activity Name Nashville Women Programmers
Description Monthly meetings hosted by women programmers to build a welcoming and beginner-friendly environment to learn, teach and having fun with programming. Open to all, regardless of gender identity or expression, race, ethnicity, size, nationality, sexual orientation, ability level, neurotype, religion, elder status, family structure, culture, subculture, political opinion, identity, and self-identification.
Activity Name NashVR
Meetup Meetup Page
Facebook Facebook Group
Description Monthly meetup for anyone interested in learning more about VR and 360 video hardware, software, gaming, social, business applications, etc. Meetings vary from VR gaming to informative talks on the application and future of VR/360 video.
Activity Name PyNash
Description Monthly meetings and lunches for Python users in Nashville.
Activity Name State & Local Government Developers Network
Description Meetup of state and local government professionals and open data enthusiasts, including software developers, database administrators, quality assurance, business administrators, directors, and policy makers. SLGDN strives to serve the public by fostering communication, generating innovation, and improving skills and services provided by the government.
Activity Name WordPress Nashville
Description A place for WordPress designers, developers, and content creators to connect via a monthly meetup, Dev breakfast, Code Night and annual WordCamp.