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January 2019

OrcaCon

January 11 @ 10:00 am - January 13 @ 6:00 pm
Hilton Bellevue, 112th Avenue SE.
Bellevue, WA 98004 United States
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$40 – $80

OrcaCon is a tabletop games convention, which includes board and card games, role-playing games, and miniatures games. OrcaCon is focused on creating a safe and welcoming space for promoting the tabletop games hobby, supporting diversity in tabletop games, and building a community of both novice and experienced game players.

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February 2019

The Flawed Brilliance of Steve Jobs

February 7 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Seattle Opera, 363 Mercer St
Seattle, WA 98109 United States
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What were the formative events in Steve Jobs’ life? How do you tell the story of a man who revolutionized human communication while struggling to find personal connection himself? GeekWire joins the creative forces behind Seattle Opera’s The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs for a discussion of the visionary Apple cofounder. The panel will address the discourse surrounding Jobs in popular culture, and the creative process of turning his life into an opera. We will also examine portrayals of Jobs in other artistic mediums such…

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Game Development the Musical – Staged Reading

February 8 @ 7:00 pm - February 9 @ 10:00 pm
UW Herbold Innovation Lab Dempsey Hall,, Room 211
Seattle, WA 98105 United States
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Free

February 8 @ 7:00 pm - February 9 @ 10:00 pm Free SYNOPSIS Andrew, a brand new tester, is starting his first day at Future Games, an independent game studio that makes crappy licensed shovelware games. Will Andrew ever fulfill his dream of making AAA games at Nintendo? Find out in Game Development the Musical. WATCH THE OPENING NUMBER http://bit.ly/gamedev_video SHOW DATES February 8th: 7 pm February 9th: 7 pm STAGED READING The focus of this performance will be on acting and…

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Startup Grind Seattle Hosts Oren Etzioni Artificial Intelligence expert, CEO Ai2

February 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Create 33, 999 3rd Ave, 33rd Floor
Seattle, WA 98104 United States
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$12

Do you want to learn where Artificial intelligence (AI) is going or what the heck all the talk is about? Well you're in luck, few people know the space as well as our guest this month Oren. He is the founding CEO of the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence Ai2. He has amassed many awards and has been a venture partner at Madrona Ventures in 2000. He has authored over 100 technical papers.

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Ignite Seattle #38

February 28 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
SIFF Cinema Egyptian, 805 E. Pine St.
Seattle, WA 98122 United States
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$5 – $15

Ignite Seattle is an evening of fast-paced talks on a wide range of interesting, inspiring, and challenging topics. After several wildly successful seasons at Town Hall, the popular series returns with its simple premise: Enlighten us, but make it quick. Presenters are asked: If you had five minutes on stage, what would you say? What if you got only 20 slides, and they rotated automatically after 15 seconds? Touching briefly on a variety of topics, from the DIY community to parent-educator…

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March 2019

NerdFaire Con

March 2 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Lynwood Convention Center, 3711 196th St SW
Lynwood, WA 98036 United States
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$20

“NerdFaire is NOT a craft fair or handmade fair, it is a mini-con for ALL THE THINGS Nerdy and Geeky. Our focus is on supporting local Shops, businesses, and handmade items, in addition to creating community for all of Nerdery and Geekdom. This is our first year (2019), but we hope to make this a long-standing event. We will have cosplayers in character for a ‘Princesses and Heroes’ Meet and Greet, as well as scheduled story times for each group.…

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Science Fiction and Fantasy Short Film Festival

March 9 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
SIFF Cinema Egyptian, 805 E. Pine St.
Seattle, WA 98122 United States
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$22

The Museum of Pop Culture in partnership with SIFF presents the fourteenth annual Science Fiction + Fantasy Short Film Festival on March 9, 2019. This celebration of artistic excellence brings together cinema enthusiasts, filmmakers, and artists for a showcase of illuminating and unconventional films. Admitted films are judged by a nationally recognized jury comprised of luminaries in the fields of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. The festival brings together industry professionals and genre experts to encourage and support new, creative…

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The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs Last Performance

March 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Seattle Opera, 363 Mercer St
Seattle, WA 98109 United States
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$49 – $99

Following the world premiere’s “rapturous reception” (The Washington Post), the Grammy Award-winning smash hit makes its West Coast debut at McCaw Hall! Go behind the headlines for a “visually stunning” (ABQ Journal) examination of a flawed and hugely influential figure. When faced with his mortality, the visionary Apple co-founder revisits 18 of his most important memories in search of a perfect moment to take with him. Mason Bates’ dazzling score features a glossy mix of lyrical and rhythmic music, combining traditional…

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Emerald City Comic-Con

March 14 @ 6:00 pm - March 17 @ 6:00 pm
Conference Center at Washington State Convention Center, 801 Pike Street
Seattle, WA 98101 United States
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$30 – $45

Emerald City Comic-Con is Seattle’s annual comics and pop culture show. The show features a large exhibit floor and appearances by comic, creators, television and film stars. This year’s show features appearances by stars of Stranger Things, Game of Thrones, and Star Trek Discovery.

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Star Trek: The Next 50 Years

March 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
ACT Theater, 700 Union Street
Seattle,
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$20

Trekspert Mark A. Altman (writer/producer, Free Enterprise), author of the bestselling two volume oral history of Star Trek from St. Martin’s Press, The Fifty-Year Mission,and co-host of the hit new Star Trek podcast, Inglorious Treksperts, the only podcast for Star Trek fans with a life (and producer of Disco Nights, the Star Trek Discovery podcast featuring host Chase Masterson). Embark on an incredible trip to the past, present and future of Star Trek as he shares amazing stories about the…

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