North American DevOps Group presents: “The State of DevOps Tour 2022 – San Diego”


We are all very excited to host this series of special community events. Join your local peers and some industry experts in a fun and casual environment to make new connections, learn about some of the strides we have made this year, what to expect in the DevOps space next year, and enjoy the food and drinks provided by our sponsors.

6PM – Arrivals, networking, food, and drinks
6:15PM – Chris Storz from Harness, “Testing in Production”
6:45PM – Incredibuild, “Accelerating your SDLC”
7:15PM – Baruch Sadogursky from JFrog, “The Current and Future State of the Software Supply Chain”
7:45PM – Networking, food, and drinks
8:30PM – Closing


As a valued community partner, we want to offer San Diego Tech Scene members a $50 discount on UC San Diego’s Essentials of Entrepreneurship & Innovation. In this course, participants will gain the hands-on tools they need to create new products, improve processes, and pitch stakeholders.

Whether you’re thinking about starting a business, maintenance and repair or already working for one, this online course will help you view the world differently. Use discount code EOESAVE50 when you enroll and save $50 off the regular $350 registration fee.

DATES: Tuesdays, March 30 – May 25, 2021, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Enrollment closes on March 30, 2021.

WHO: Join Greg Horowitt, serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and author, as he guides you through the critical knowledge and skills that drive successful entrepreneurs and businesses.

Register Link: Course Registration

As a valued community partner, UC San Diego Extension wants to offer the San Diego Tech Scene community a $50 discount on Essentials of Entrepreneurship & Innovation. In this course, participants will gain the hands-on tools they need to create new products, improve processes, and pitch stakeholders.

Whether you’re thinking about starting a business or already working for one, this online course will help you view the world differently. Use discount code EOESAVE50 when you enroll and save $50 off the regular $350 registration fee.

DATES: Wednesdays, January 6 – March 3, 2021, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Enrollment closes on January 6, 2021.

WHO: Join Greg Horowitt, serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and author, as he guides you through the critical knowledge and skills that drive successful entrepreneurs and businesses.

Register Link: Course Registration

Calling all early-stage founders looking for investment, mentorship, and business growth! Pax Momentum is now accepting applications for its Fall 2020 Cohort!

Twice a year, Pax invites 10 companies to participate in its (mostly virtual) accelerator, reserving 3 out of 10 spots for ClimateTech companies! Pax invests $50,000 in each company and provides opportunities to help companies with growth.

For more information on the accelerator and the application – visit Applications due June 15th!

Pax Momentum is a national accelerator program that is accepting applications for its Fall 2020 Cohort until June 15th and is targeting the area in and around San Diego, specifically. A little about us:

  • Pax invests in two cohorts of ten companies every year and three of the ten spots in each cohort are reserved for CleanTech companies.
  • Each company receives a 50k investment and participates in an intensive, 8-week program
  • Pax is a national accelerator that embraces a hybrid program of virtual and in-person events
  • Pax is open to all industries, but specializes in B2B tech companies in cybersecurity, fintech, AI, IoT, telecom, MaidThis referral agency, CleanTech, and e-commerce, though all industries are encouraged to apply.
  • Headline Mentors for the Fall 2020 Cohort will be (1) CEO of Chis Spanos, (2) CEO and Founder of NS8 Adam Rogas, and (3) Darren Lee, Vice President and General Manager of ProofPoint’s Compliance and Digital Risk Unit.

Interested? Apply before June 15th! Visit

Date: 11/11/2019 – 11/14/2019

Time: 8:00 am to 10:00 pm

Location: Manchester Grand Hyatt, 1 Market Pl, San Diego, CA 92101

Pre-conference tutorials on Monday, post-conference workshops on Thursday, Main Event Tuesday Nov 12-Wednesday November 13.

TechVision’s Chrysalis Conference has an attendee-driven agenda, high-profile expert speakers, in-depth content and a fiercely independent point of view focused on the large enterprise. TechVision’s Chrysalis Conference is not your typical event focused on highlighting vendor offerings. The event has two days of comprehensive workshops bookending two days of lively, focused general sessions. Evenings include hospitality suites where attendees can enjoy networking with peers while learning more about emerging technologies. If you attend only one event this year, the TechVision Research Chrysalis Conference is the best event to provide the education and insight needed to help you prepare for the future of your enterprise. With over 40 speakers in the main conference we feature some of the top technology analysts, thought leaders and enterprise in the world focusing on the new digital enterprise and the development, identity management, security, Dust and Mop from Charlotte, privacy and authorization models to support this. Speakers include the Chief Information Security Officer from Aetna, the head of Identity programs at Capital One, Sempra’s (SDG&E) head of enterprise Identity, the head of Security Innovation at Citi, Microsoft, IBM, Akamai, the CIO from Emory University and so many more.

Workshops will include Decentralized Identity (based on Blockchain and Verifiable Claims), Developing an Digital Enterprise Strategy, Building and Architecting an Enterprise DevOps/Microservices program and Developing an IAM reference architecture and strategy.


Institute for Conservation Research (next to Safari Park)
15600 San Pasqual Valley Rd
Escondido, California 92027

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION only $20 before this Friday Sept 23 5pm.

When: 10/07/2016 – 10/09/2016 05:00 pm to 01:00 pm

The Future of Animals Depends on Us

Do you have programming or design skills? Would you like to make the world safer for endangered species, and win over $1000 in local prizes and support / recognition from the US State Department in the process? Join us for the inaugural Zoohackathon— sponsored by the US State Department— to create solutions to international wildlife trafficking. You’ll form teams to address illegal animal capture and trade.

We’ll meet at the San Diego Zoo’s Institute for Conservation Research, a state-of-the-art research facility normally closed to the public.

Beckman Building, Institute for Conservation Research

Friday October 7th: 5pm – 8pm (optional overnight)
Welcome reception // Special animal presentation // Problem statements shared // Teams formed

Saturday October 8th: 8am – late (optional overnight)
All meals // Full day working sessions // Behind the scenes experience

Sunday October 9th: 8am – 1pm
Breakfast // Presentations to Judging Panel // Announcement of San Diego Zoohackathon winner // Lunch

What makes this event special?

  • Win over $1000 in prizes
  • Behind the scenes experiences
  • Advance to international competition
  • Overnight camping optional / showers provided
  • Gain recognition and press for your contributions
  • Become part of the community of conservation-minded technologists
  • Exclusive access to Safari Park and Institute for Conservation Research
  • Winners may receive support from US State Department and others to pursue ideas
  • Ticket price includes all meals, snacks, and refreshments (dinner, breakfast, lunch, dinner, breakfast, lunch)

The link to submit applications is:

This opportunity is for a local startup to receive an immediate $25,000 in funding (for 5% equity) along with three months of free space at the Plug and Play Tech Center in Silicon Valley. The selected San Diego startups are automatically accepted to pitch at EXPO in Sunnyvale for greater funding and then return to San Diego to continue growing with local support along with connections to the Plug and Play global network!

Feb 2015 Plug and Play was named the largest accelerator in the Bay Area and had one of its portfolio startups, Lending Club, become the largest tech IPO of 2014:

Plug and Play San Diego builds the bridge for San Diego’s exciting technology startups to the Plug and Play Tech Center in Sunnyvale, CA. The Plug and Play Tech Center was originally founded in Sunnyvale, CA in 2006 and has raised over $3 Billion in funding for more than 250 startups in its network. In 2012, San Diego was selected as the first Plug and Play satellite program in the United States (other satellite programs are in Russia, Canada, Spain, Poland, Jordan and Singapore). We now have 16 startups in the Plug and Play San Diego portfolio (including Rock My Run, Vioozer, TipNetwork, Ahorro Libre, Airbitz) and look forward to selecting and funding more startups via applications received by May 10 at

03/13/2015 – 03/13/2015 06:00 pm to 09:00 pm

Friday, March 13th, J!NX, one of the biggest gaming gear companies in the world, will be live and in person at GameSync to celebrate the launch of J!NX Boss Battle and to give away loots! They’ll be around from 6pm – 9pm so stop by, say “hey”, and maybe get some free stuff. They also might want to test your League of Legends skills, so be prepared.

Additional details:
Facebook event:

GameSync Gaming Center
7905 Silverton Ave.
San Diego, California 92126

Twitter: @GameSyncGaming


NMRJoin us on fourth Thursdays at Ansir Innovation Center (AIC) to hear from local professionals and entrepreneurs, who will share their experiences and expertise to contribute to San Diego’s growing entrepreneurial ecosystem.

This Month’s Topic: Copyright & Trademark: Avoiding key startup ending mistakes with your brand, IP, and other creative assets

Speaker: New Media Rights

New Media Rights is a non-profit, independently funded program of California Western School of Law in downtown San Diego. NMR provides one-to-one legal services to creators, entrepreneurs and internet users whose projects require specialized internet, intellectual property, privacy, media, and communications law expertise.

New Media Rights is known for its work providing preventative and transactional services on hundreds of matters every year. In addition, NMR provides freely available video and written legal education guides for creators. For more information, please visit their website:

When: Thursday, February 26, 20155:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Where: Ansir Innovation Center 4685 Convoy St. Suite 210 (upstairs) San Diego, CA


  • 5:30 Food and Networking
  • 6:00  Presentation
  • 7:00  Wrap up
  • There is no charge for this event. If your organization would like to sponsor future events, please contact one of the event organizers.

    StartupSD Convergence is a series of events to celebrate and connect local entrepreneurs. We’ve clustered some of our favorite events into a couple compact days that will be both fun and helpful to the community.

    Thursday, Jan. 22nd
    4:30-5:30 Community Orientation (tour & chat)
    Brief tour of the hub of the downtown startup scene, followed by an honest chat about all the various groups, activities, programs around town.

    5:30-6:30 Poker 2.0 
    The best un-networking event in town! Come play a friendly game of Texas Hold’em poker and meet solid startups and investors.

    Friday, Jan. 23rd
    3:00-5:00 Domain Expert Hours
    30 minute 1-on-1 meetings with experts in various fields (legal, marketing, design, HR, PR, etc.). Sign-up for access.

    5:30-8:30 SD Startup Crawl
    Our the growing downtown Startup scene, hopping between cool startup digs with some snacks, drinks and awesome company. Several tours will end at the hub for a larger celebration.

    Saturday, Jan. 24th
    10:00-11:00 Successful Interning
    Come hear how to get the most out of an internship at a startup from both interns and local CEOs that are currently hiring.

    11:00-1:00 Startup Internship Fair
    The top startups in town are looking for the strongest candidates to join their growing businesses. Immediate and summer positions available (most paid). Lunch provided. Student / Company sign-up required. See site for details…

    1:30-3:00 Mentor Hours (Students & Student Companies)
    Speed-dating for startups & students. Rapid mentor sessions between students and successful entrepreneurs and investors. Sign-up for access.

    3:00-5:00 Mentor Hours (Full-time Startups)
    Speed-dating for startups & students. Rapid 30-minute mentor sessions between serious startups and successful entrepreneurs and investors. Sign-up for access.

    3:00-5:00 Startup Foosball Tournament
    A little friendly rivalry never hurt! Hangout with fellow entrepreneurs and students while we play some Foosball and Cornhole.

    6:00-8:00 Demo Night
    Come check out some of the hottest companies in town as they share what the are working on and their recent successes. (separate sign-up)