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Tech Community Summerfest ’22

Tech Community Coalition is showcasing Cbus’ world class tech community with the first Tech Community Summerfest at McFerson Commons.

Join us at this free event on July 30 from 1:00 PM Р9:00 PM for local live music, vendors, libations, and more.

Map of the McFerson Commons layout for Tech Community Summerfest

Music Schedule

  • 1:00 PM DJ Industrial Badger
  • 2:00 PM Poison Door
  • 3:00 PM Social Circle 614
  • 4:00 PM Joey Aich
  • 5:00 PM Desert Fires
  • 6:00 PM Mery Steel
  • 7:00 PM Aaron Austen
  • 8:00 PM Dom Deshawn

Our Awesome Groups Participating 

  • BLK hack
  • BSides Columbus
  • Buckeye Cocoa
  • Can’t Stop Columbus
  • Central Ohio .NET User Group (CONDG)
  • Central Ohio Agile Association (COHAA)
  • Columbus Arduino Raspberry Pi Enthusiasts (CARPE)
  • Central Ohio GameDev Group (COGG)
  • Central Ohio Information Security Systems Assocation
  • Central Ohio Java User Group (COJUG)
  • Central Ohio Python Users Group (COhPy)
  • Central Ohio RepRap and Makerbot User Group (CORMUG)
  • Central Ohio Software Quality Assurance and Management (COSQAM)
  • Citrix User Group
  • Columbus Atlassian User Group
  • Columbus E-Commerce Meetup
  • Columbus JavaScript User Group
  • Columbus Ohio Salesforce Nonprofit User Group
  • Columbus Ruby Brigade (CRB)
  • Columbus Tech EIevator
  • Columbus Web Group
  • Columbus WordPress Meetup Group
  • DataConnect Conference
  • Dayton Web Developers
  • Digital Solutions Gallery
  • EmpoWE-R Women of Information Security
  • Front End Columbus
  • getWITit
  • Girl Develop It Columbus
  • GiveBackHack Columbus
  • Google Dev Group Columbus (GDG Columbus)
  • Hackers Teaching Hackers
  • Include Columbus
  • International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) Columbus
  • IT Martini
  • IxDA (Interaction Design Association)
  • JavaScript & Friends Conference
  • League Of Professional System Administrators (LOPSA) Columbus
  • MakerX
  • Ohio DevFest
  • Ohio Elixir
  • OhioX
  • OLF Conference
  • Open Columbus
  • OWASP Columbus
  • Pair Columbus
  • pgCMH
  • QA or the Highway
  • satRdays Columbus
  • SecurityMBA
  • Shopify Meetup Columbus
  • Stir Trek Conference
  • VR Columbus
  • Web Analytics Wednesday
  • Westerville Web Group

Your support fuels our community

Tech Community Coalition supports over 50 community organizations that provide training, networking, and community to Columbus’ Technical Professionals. Your commitment to the continuing development of our members is part of why Columbus has been ranked No. 1 in the country for the best places to work in technology.

Your support helps event organizers focus on curating great content and community engagement, driving a better experience and more growth for our community, both personally & professionally.

Thank you to our sponsors: Deep Instinct, Improving, Gravity IT Resources, Echelle Resources, Gamma Force, SMBA, Ohio Dev Fest, Revel, TechLife Columbus, Columbus Business First, and 90.5 WCBE.

Huge thanks for our supporters who helped make this event open to the public and free to attend. This includes sponsors, media partners, and community partners.

If you’d like to be part of our event, we are still seeking help:

  • More information about how you can contribute financially is in our Sponsorship Prospectus.
  • Volunteer and get free parking plus two beverage tokens for a 3-4 hour shift!

Build Brand Awareness

Being a supporter keeps your company top of mind, when engaged, talented members of our community look for their next opportunity.

Reinvest in Columbus Talent

TCC Members keep their skills fresh and enjoy expanding their point of view with others’ experiences. They value the cultivated, continuous education local meetups provide.

Demonstrate Social Responsibiliy

People paying it forward. Not only is it the right thing to do, it feels really good. Top talent sharing their experience with tomorrow’s rockstars is a win for everyone.

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