Doors at 6pm and ID required in the lobby. We're starting the talks at 6:30pm. Food and drinks provided.
We're always looking for 20-30 minute technical talks (and 5-8 minute lightning talks) relating to the very broad field of Reliability Engineering. Get in touch with the organizers if you'd like to present!
Important check-in details for Twitter:
1. Bring your photo ID. This is required by building security during the check-in process.
2. We will begin checking people in at 6:00pm. Check-in closes at 6:30pm, so please arrive on time!
(If you arrive after 6:30pm, you may message the organizers on Meetup.com and we will do our best to get you into the event. However, please note that we are unable to check-in any attendees after 6:45pm)
Twitter Developer Community Code of Conduct:
Events hosted at Twitter are covered under the Code of Conduct: https://developer.twitter.com/en/community/code-of-conduct.html
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