Presentations and discussion of innovations and applications with Lucene & Solr, the Apache Open Source Search Engine/Platform for the greater Charlottesville, VA area.

Join us and be the first to know when new Meetups are scheduled
Log in with Facebook to find out
By creating a Meetup account, you agree to the Terms of Service

Recent Meetups

  • Oct 27, 2014 · 6:00 PM

    Technology Refresh

    19 Members | 5.00

    It's been a while (3 years!) since our last real Lucene-centric meetup. Let's catch up again to do a technology refresh/update. Lucene itself has come a long way. Solr... Learn more
  • Sep 19, 2014 · 6:00 PM

    beCamp 2014 is Coming

    5 Members

    Please register at!   beCamp, while a polyglot conference, has in the past had a variety of search/discovery/analytics topics, including talks on Solr... Learn more
  • Sep 20, 2013 · 5:30 PM

    Let's Meetup at beCamp

    7 Members

    beCamp is an unconference, where Friday night is a social and topic pitch to set the agenda for Saturday, and Saturday is like a full-day conference but the content is... Learn more
  • Jul 19, 2013 · 12:00 PM

    Semantic Day at OpenSource Connections

    4 Members | 5.00

    Tim Berners-Lee original vision was for the web is what we today call the Semantic Web: I have a dream for the Web [in which computers] become capable of analyzing all... Learn more
  • Jun 1, 2013 · 9:00 AM

    National Day of Civic Hacking

    9 Members

    There are five events in VA next week celebrating the National Day of Civic Hacking (, including one right here in Charlottesville! You can help out... Learn more
  • See all past Meetups

What's new

Founded Jul 11, 2011

Our Sponsors

  • Lucidworks

    World's leading source of software and services for Apache Lucene/Solr.

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Create a Meetup Group and meet new people

Get started Learn more

Meetup has allowed me to meet people I wouldn't have met naturally - they're totally different than me.

Allison, started Women's Adventure Travel

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy