Upcoming Events

Come check out one of our in-person or virtual events!

We like to share some laughs and learn something new from each other along the way. 

List of Events

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Past Events: 

If you missed an event, check out what you missed. 

If you attended an event, let us help you reminisce.

Also, read other interesting posts by our advisory council members.

  • THANK YOU for an outstanding 2022 !!!
    by Robbin on December 19, 2022

    We could not have been more pleased with how it all went down during 2022!! 

    We had great cocktail/mocktail hours; wonderful and knowledgable speakers for our technology events; enthusiastic support from our LGBTQ community and technology partners; and an absolutely fabulous time at all of our networking events!!!

    From Zettabytes.Today to all of our friends, members, colleagues and partner communities - THANK YOU ! 💖💗 Here is a quick recap of the year's events:

    J. Scott Kirkendall - "Go Be You"

    Level D&I, Doug McCullough

    Anne Beard, Karan Froom, Kimberly Sue Griffiths 

    Rachael Henderschott, Delaney Barr, Equality Ohio

    TechLife Columbus, Level D&I, Tech Elevator, Land Grant

    Olive A.I. & the "Raindowlivians"

    AMA at Rev1 Ventures

    A hoppin' Halloween Party

    AMA at classic hang-out, Slammers

  • 2022-11-30: Back by Popular Demand! "Ask us Anything"
    by Robbin on December 19, 2022


    We had a blast closing out the year, hanging out with Zetta Stars, networking and eating good pizza at Slammer's Bar.


  • 2022-10-26 - Zettabytes.Today Fall Fest
    by Robbin on November 15, 2022

     We had the most FABULOUS TIME at our Fall Fest/Halloween event! 🔥🔥

    Folks showed up at Club Diversity (and showed OUT) in full costume, prizes were awarded as part of the Halloween costume contest, and we gained some new Zettabytes.Today members (Zetta Stars)!

    Skeltons married, while Scooby Doo's Velma "came out" to party!

    "Mayhem" from Allstate even showed up.

    Told you the place was haunted!

  • 2022-10-18 - WITI Fall Happy Hour
    by Robbin on November 15, 2022

    Zettabytes.Today hob-knobbed with brightest young upstarts and technology leaders of the future at the WITI Fall Happy Hour!

    The event was co-hosted by Dublin's Modern Co-working space COhatch, the Columbus Chapter of WITI (Women in Technology International) and EmpoWE-R Women of InfoSec, a company empowering women in the field of Information Security.

  • 2022-10-04 - Another Fabulous Tech TakeOverTuesday
    by Robbin on November 13, 2022

     As usual, our crew had a blast at the latest Tech TakeOverTuesday networking event, held at Edison Brewing Company in Gahanna.

    Presented by multiple organizations including TechLifeColumbus, the event was a fundraiser for Alvis Columbus, an organization dedicated to behavioral health, substance abuse services and re-entry programs.

  • September 27, 2022 - WITCON 2022: EXHILARATE
    by Robbin on November 13, 2022

    We found ourselves lucky enough to attend the Sixth Annual Columbus WITCON 2022: EXHILARATE tech conference, which was SOLD OUT !

    The event, held at The Fawcett Center, was presented by getWITit - Women in Tech, an organization whose mission is to inspire and support women in the field of technology.

    Heather Blair CIO of NetJets

  • September 14, 2022 - OhioX CEO Retreat
    by Robbin on November 13, 2022

    Our very own leader and Co-founder Rini Das attended the OhioX CEO Retreat, held at Retreat21 Farm & Vineyard!

    Presented by OhioX, the event offered 2 days of discussion on tech development in Columbus - such as a panel on “Building the Silicon Heartland - Seizing momentum and growing Ohio’s tech sector”, and the presentation “Intel in Ohio - A briefing with leaders from Intel, JobsOhio, and OneColumbus”.

    OhioX is an organization focused on building a Tech Hub in Ohio.

  • August 25, 2022, Code Launch at Ohio Theater
    by Robbin on August 30, 2022

    We had a blast at this year’s CodeLaunch Ohio Startup Expo, where five technology software startups and their hackathon tech crews competed for the big win !!

    ~ photo credit - CodeLaunch Ohio

    CodeLaunch, presented by Cyrannus.io, describes itself as a seed accelerator competition, tech trade show, startup conference and networking event all rolled into one.

    CodeLaunch provides a platform for individuals and groups to showcase their technology startup ideas, and even provides seed services to competition winners and participants.

    The big win !!!!!!!

  • July 27, 2022 - "Ask Us Anything - IRL"
    by Robbin on July 28, 2022

    We told them they could ask us anything... and they DID !!

    We had a great time last night at the "Ask Me Anything" IRL event, where our Rini Das, Vinny Sanfillipo, Lisa Kagy and Robbin Bowman were panelists ! The event, held at Rev1 Labs, the innovation center of Rev1 Ventures, was co-sponsored by Zettabytes.Today and Tech Elevator.

    Participants engaged us on various topics over pizza and beer, like: starting a successful career in tech; landing and crushing that big interview; gauging a company's culture; and contributing to workplace diversity initiatives.

                You won't want to miss our next event!! 

  • Throw Back Thursday: January 12, 2022 "Go Be You Coach: To be, or Not to Be...out in your workplace"
    by Robbin on June 17, 2022

    We had a GREAT start to 2022 with our January 12th session “To be, or Not to Be...out in your workplace”, featuring “Go Be You” Business Coach and speaker Scott Kirkendall and Jyllian Spikes, of our Community Organization Black, Out & Proud !!

    After the drink demo during our fabulous Cocktail/Mocktail hour, Jyll Spikes discussed how her organization Black, Out & Proud provides a safe space for the African American LGBTQ community through advocacy, educational and social opportunities.

    Scott Kirkendall then gave an inspiring and thought-provoking talk on how being closeted in the workplace versus being out affects LGBTQ folx; how things have changed over time; and how being out affects and empowers LGBTQ people.

    Wonderful event !!