Not Dead Yet!

January 11, 2017

You may have noticed that the number of ABCD-LMA talks has dropped off precipitously over the past year.  Well, we're hoping to rectify that in 2017, but we need your help! Please consider suggesting a speaker or subject for future talks, or even volunteer to give one yourself! Any topic that might be of interest to our technically-inclinded audience is fair game -- it doesn't strictly have to be about IT and work, it could be something technical and fun! Or even not-so-technical, if you think it might be of sufficient interest.  Just let us know.  Email ideas to:


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3D Printing Applications & Uses

October 14, 2015

Sean O’Reilly of Boston’s 3D Printsmith will talk to us about his experiences with 3D Printing and Scanning. Sean plans to provide a brief overview of how various 3D Printing methods work, different methods of scanning objects, current and future applications including Medical Applications.

Sean is the Founder of a local 3D company called 3D Printsmith, specializing in optical scanning, 3D printing, additive manufacturing, and project engineering services. Projects & clients include include...

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March 2015 talk -- David Bernick

March 19, 2015

This month, breaking the streak of speakers we've had with first names starting with "Chris," David Bernick, Director of Cloud at HMS will be presenting.  Details on his talk TBD!

Nov 13 2014 -- Chris Dwan, The Broad Institute & Upcoming Events

November 13, 2014

Today, Nov 13th 2014, Chris Dwan will be talking about the use of OpenStack at the Broad.  Looking forward to an interesting talk and a lively discussion.  Hope to see you all there!

Coming up in December (tentative) we'll have Chris Ahlberg coming to talk about something regarding Big Data and security.  Details to follow!

In January we are hoping to have a talk on Linux security, including a hacking demo! More details after we finalize things with our speaker.


Social Event Aftermath

October 22, 2014

Thanks to everyone who was able to make it out last month for our first-ever Fall social.  Also, apologies to those of you who couldn't make it due to it being Rosh Hashana.  Next time we'll do a better job of checking the holiday calendar before scheduling such an event!

W00T -- We now have a web page with real content!

September 3, 2014

After much wailing and gnashing of teeth, I've finally figured out how to set up an OpenScholar site with real content! Watch here for the latest news that matters, and the events and presentations that are sure to be the highlight of your year.