List of Slack Channels for local communities by region
Where the morning can start with 80°F, rain 10" at noon, and everybody drinks Dunkin’. The home for Harvard, MIT, Yale, Brown, and the W3C has a blossoming tech comunity:
If you live in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania or Washington D.C., it is worth taking a look at these channels:
- DC - DC Tech Slack
- NY - BoroJS, NYC Tech, KaggleNYC and NYC Devs
- MD - Baltimore Tech
- PA - in Pennsylvania there are several channels:
In Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin, there are some active channels below:
- IA - In Iowa there are several channels:
- IL - In Illinois there are several channels:
- IN - Indy Hackers
- KY - Louisville.io & (http://louisville.slack.com)
- MI - Startup Lansing in St.Louis
- MN - MSPTech
- MO - STL Tech
- OH - in Ohio there are several channels:
- WI - Madison Community
- Midwest - The Midwest Dev Chat
The South Candidates
Join these local Slack channels in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia or West Virginia:
- AL - Magic City Tech
- AR - Northwest Arkansas Devs
- FL - in Florida we have:
- GA - Tech 404
- KY - Louisville.io(http://louisville.slack.com)
- NC - Triangle Devs
- SC - Charleston Tech
- TN - MTF Slack
- TN - NashDev
- TN - KnoxDevs
- VA - in Virginia we have:
Local Slack channels in Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas:
From Alaska, Hawaii and Washington down to California there are several local channels below:
- CA - California groups:
- CO - in Colorado there are several channels:
- OR - in Oregon there are several channels:
- UT - UtahJS
- UT - Utah Ruby User Group
- WA - in Washington there are several channels:
- Brisbane - Brisbane Developers
- iOS Dev BR - Brazilian slack for the iOS communitiy
- Android Dev BR - Brazilian slack for the Android communiny
🇨🇮 Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
- Code d'Ivoire - Slack community for developers in the Ivory Coast
- BC - Vancouver Developers (YVR Dev)
- ON - Ottawa Startups
- ON - Startup6ix in Toronto
- ON - TorontoJS Toronto
- ON - YOWDev Ottawa
- ON - CodePen Ottawa Ottawa
- QC - Sketch MTL Montreal
- Angular Finland community w/ Slack mostly targeted for Finnish Angular enthuasists, but also international discussion.
- Koodiklinikka a finnish developer slack community that has over 1024 registered members
- France - FranceJS very active Slack group of FranceJS meetups communities
- France - Android Dev Fr active slack group for android french community
- France - Swift Baguette active slack group for swift french community
- Alsace - GeekDpt in Strasbourg (but not limited to the region)
- Alsace - Elsass-dev (ping @xtuc to get an invite)
- Lyon - LyonJS (ping @Paul_Mougel to get an invite)
- Lyon - LyonTechHub
- Nantes - Nantes Dev Community
- Nantes - NantesJS
- Accra - DevCongress Ghana's most active online community of developers and tech enthusiasts. Join DevCongress on Slack.
- Friends of HasGeek - HasGeek runs a variety of tech events primarily in Bangalore, but not limited to it.
- GDG Pune - Local Meetup group of Pune who host the technical and non-technical events.
- GDG Ahmedabad - Ahemdabad Based GDG group who organise TechTalks, Hackathons, Tech Seminars around Google developers technologies and open-source to encourage knowledge sharing.
- GDG Baroda - Official Slack group of Google Developers Group Baroda (GDG Baroda). We organize meetups, hackathons, tech-talks, study-jams, DevFests & much more. An open community for tech-enthusiasts.
- Mindorks Community - Mindorks is a India based Group who organize the meetups and encourage contribution for open source.
- React JS Bangalore - Meetup group for Bangalore's React JS community
- React Native Bangalore - Meetup group for Bangalore's React Native community
- GDG Bangalore - Official Slack group of Google Developers Group in Bangalore. Our monthly meetups are FREE and open to the public. We feature talks, workshops, open discussions, and more that focus on development strategies relating to Google developer products. We welcome developers from the community to host talks or workshops with our group.
- BlrDroid-Bangalore Android Developers Group - BlrDroid, is a group of enthusiastic android developers who love creating apps. We provide a platform for developers and enthusiasts either working within the Android ecosystem or interested in learning more about Android to collaborate and network among each other.
- openEBS - An opensource workplace in Bangalore for learning and contributing to the Cloud Native Storage happenings.
- GDG New Delhi - GDG New Delhi provides a network for people who are interested in Google's open source technologies and also love the spirit of sharing in the field of technology. A group of developers that foster learning of Google’s developer technologies.
- GDG Coimbatore - GDG Coimbatore is a Coimbatore-based non-profit developers group to learn, share and know more about technologies. The industry is growing like never before, and we're trying to push the community forward to keep up with the industry. We are constantly trying to push ourselves to bring the best of technology to you through sessions and unlimited resources. And this is just the beginning. We have a common channel to communicate with our community members.
- Irish Tech Community - Many channels devoted to multiple subjects, from design and development of tech, to conferences and diversity.
- BEAM Italia - The italian community about BEAM programming languages. They mainly chat about Erlang and Elixir.
- Coding Jam - Community behind the italian programming blog www.codingjam.it. They chat about different programming languages, mainly about JVM ones.
- Scala Italy - The italian Scala community.
- CodeGardenRome + GraphRM - A slack channel for multiple communities: Java, functional programming and Connected data from Rome, Italy.
- Rust Italia - The italian Rust community.
- GrUSP - Community mostly about web development. They also organize big international conferences such as UniversalJSDay, PHPDay, ReactJSDay, ContainerDay etc.
- Milano Front End - Milan local community for everything about front end development
- Laravel-Italia - The italian Laravel community
- Italia WP Community - The italian WordPress community
- GDG Malaysia - Official Slack group for Google Developer Group Kuala Lumpur, Google Developer Group George Town and Google Developer Group Kota Kinabalu. We organize meetups, talks, codelabs & workshops and introducing developers and non-developers to the Google Developer platform.
- Laravel Nigeria - The Nigerian Laravel Community
- Devcenter Square - Devcenter Square created to connect more developers and designers to an ever expanding network to foster software development excellence.
- Wroclaw - Callstack Open Source
- London - Front End London
- Ruby Vietnam - The most quality community in Vietnam. Not only about Ruby but also JS, Elixir, DevOps...
Conferences (public slack communities)
- Mobile Era, Norway - discussions about mobile native, mobile web, PWA development
- ngVikings, Nordics - discussions about Angular and its ecosystem
General Tech Slack Communities
Below are some other interesting Slack channels for different technologies and programming languages that welcome anybody worldwide:
- Angular Beers
- Angular Chat
- Hashtag NodeJS
- Ionic Worldwide
- Laravel Brasil (in Portuguese)
- NativeScript - Invites at https://developer.telerik.com/wp-login.php?action=slack-invitation
- Vue.js (Discord Chat)
- VueJs Brasil (in Portuguese)
- WordPress - More Details at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/
- AMP-Accelerated Mobile Pages - More Details at https://www.ampproject.org/
- Java Dev BR (in Portuguese)
- Python developers
- Ruby Developers
- Ruby on Rails
- Chromium Dev
- Progressive Web Apps (PWAs)
- Digital Nomads
- European and Dev Explorer
- Hashtag Developers
- Microsoft Developer Chat
- Modern Agile
- Front End Web Developer - Invites at http://frontenddevelopers.org/
- Mr Frontend
General Testing & QA
- A/B Testing - modern testing, data science, agile development & (http://moderntesting.org)
- Ministry of Testing
Intro to Dev & Learning
- FEDs on Slack
- Slash Rocket
- Triangle Devs
- We are Developer Evangelist and YOU CAN TOO
- Animation at Work
- Sitecore Community