What we're about

Jax Tech is all about innovation and the business of technology in Jacksonville. We are a group of technologists, entrepreneurs, IT professionals, and Jax-area technovators, and meet regularly to learn, share, and collaborate. Each meeting allows for interactive presentations on creative and practical use of technology from Jax businesses and startups, and allows for the exchange of new ideas, meeting fellow innovators, and continuing to expand the overall technology scene here in Jax. Come be inspired with us!

Upcoming events (1)

7th Annual Summer Social - Celebration of Tech, Business, & Culture in Jax

Here we go again for a 7th time! It is time for the 7th Annual Summer Social to get all of our Jax area groups, meetups, and networks together for fun, connection, and a party!

You are invited once again to Jacksonville’s largest networking event for technologists, artists, entrepreneurs, and enthusiasts at the 7th Annual Summer Social event in Jax Beach.

This year we are taking over the entire Surfer the Bar again for 4 hours of fun, networking, drinks, and food...and dancing robots! Meet local leaders, peers, and celebrate the community that makes Jax such an amazing place to live.

We also have some surprises in store for music and interactive technology and "party tech" experiences. See below for details on the PARTY and here are all of the participating groups and company sponsors for this year’s event.

Participating groups in this year’s summer social event include:

Headline Community Sponsor:
A special thank you to Beaches Go Green (beachesgogreen.org) for being the lead community sponsor for this great event. We are celebrating at the beach, and keeping our beaches clean is so important. Check them out and support them with donations!

Corporate sponsors include:

  • SourceFuse (www.sourcefuse.com) - Software innovation and engineering in the cloud and advanced AWS expertise
  • NLP Logix (www.nlplogix.com) - Advanced data science and machine learning solutions
  • Forcura (www.forcura.com) - Innovative care coordination and patient care software
  • Dysruptek (https://dysruptek.com/) - Investing in disruptive architecture and engineering technologies

THE PARTY - Live Music, Food/Drink, Dancing Robots, and Interactive Technology

We are taking over Surfer the Bar for the evening from 5-9pm, including:
** Downstairs: Music, interactive tech, and patio
** Upstairs: Music, interactive tech, and outdoor porch
** Food & Drink: Some free food and drink (while supplies last), and some special surprise freebies

The Tech - Interactive technology experiences - the tech of PARTY!

Party Tech:

  • Dancing Robots
  • LED dancers on roller skates
  • LED angels
  • Making 360 Videos with your friends
  • Interactive pictures and gallery from local startup, TextEventPics.com

This is a FREE event but you must RSVP with one of the participating groups to guarantee your spot and claim your free stuff.