What we're about

Queer Tech Club is a monthly happy hour event that gets LGBTQ technology professionals from throughout the Chicago area together for networking, socializing and exchanging ideas. Each Meetup includes time for members to pitch their startup ideas, talk about recent accomplishments or share something cool they're working on. Event sponsors also share company news, employment opportunities and their latest technology innovations.

To view our Code of Conduct, visit queertechclub.com (https://queertechclub.com/queer-tech-club-code-of-conduct/). Please reach out to the QTC Team (queertechclub@gmail.com) or to Sarah (sgoldberg@oprecruiting.com) directly to report any incidents or for more information.

Queer Tech Club is a 501(c)(7) organization.

Upcoming events (1)

Pride Month Celebration with Crafty


Queer Tech Club is celebrating Pride Month with Crafty!

Our group of LGBTQ+ tech enthusiasts will visit Crafty, a company headquartered in Chicago with a centralized platform for workplaces to manage food, beverage and supplies for their in-office, remote and hybrid teams across the globe.

During this special evening of networking, there will be food from Taylor’s Tacos, a local queer Black woman-owned restaurant, and alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to enjoy. The Crafty team will also share open roles and how they work with the world’s biggest brands to harness the power of food and beverage to foster a culture of employee connectivity and increase workplace productivity.

  • Networking and Refreshments: 5:30 to 6 p.m.
  • Announcements from QTC and Crafty: 6 to 6:30 p.m.
  • Networking and Refreshments: 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Registration is open to the first 200 guests. All attendees must register through Meetup by 4 p.m., June 8.

There will be a table to check-in on the first floor. Crafty ambassadors will guide attendees to the elevators to the 11th floor.

Masks are optional. Gender neutral restrooms are available. The venue is wheelchair accessible.

Past events (80)

Building LGTBQ+ Community with Norcon

Norcon Inc