Past Meetup

⚡️ Vim Lightning Talks! ⚡️

This Meetup is past

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661 W Lake St 3NE · Chicago, IL

How to find us

We are located on the third floor

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Back by popular demand, Vim Lightning Talks!!!

Come out to Hashrocket Chicago and share your love of Vim. This Meetup is wide open, and we'd love to get some new people to speak. These will be short (5-10 minutes) talks on any Vim-related subject.


- A Brief History of Vim: David Colgan
- Macros: Richard Kennedy
- Command-line Switches/Start-up Behaviors: Elliot
- Neovim Workflow + Plugins - Wilfried Barth
- VimScript Variables- Chris Erin


Vim Chicago

Food and drinks are always provided! Plan on coming between 5:30-6:30 PM to grab a bite and a seat. Talks will begin promptly at 6:30 PM. If you arrive after 6:30, please call[masked] to access the building.

Vim Chicago is always looking for speakers! Fill out this form if you'd like to speak:

Vim Chicago talks are not recorded, unless requested by the speaker in advance.

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Join the VimChi Slack channel! (contact any organizer for details)