Monday, Aug. 8, TelecomHUB Annual Summer Mixer. Meet other telecom executives to make contacts, deals and friends.

5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., eCitie Restaurant & bar, 8300 block ofTyco Rd., McLean. Sponsor: TelecomHUB and Global Internetworking. Cost: Free for members; $5 for nonmembers. Contact: 703-242-9787, TelecomHUB@yahoo.com. Event Web site: www.telecomhub.org/pages%5Cevent_info.jsp?eventID=154.

Monday, Aug. 8, Why Don't Antivirus Firms Get Infected? Rob Rosenberger of Vmyths.com, a computer security Web site, will discuss computer virus myths, hoaxes and urban legends.

7 p.m. to 10 p.m., Washington Gas, 6801 Industrial Rd., large auditorium, Springfield. Sponsor: Capital PC User Group. No charge. Contact: Gabriel Goldberg, 703-204-0433, gabe@gabegold.com. Event Web site: www.cpcug.org/user/comm/gen-meet.html.

Tuesday, Aug. 9, Getting Started with Mach-ii and Mission-Critical Flash Application Architecture. Two seminars by Maryland ColdFusion User Group.

6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., TeraTech, 405 E Gude Dr., Suite 207, Rockville. Sponsor: TeraTech. No charge. Contact: Michael Smith, 301-424-3903, michael@teratech.com. Event Web site: www.mdcfug.org.

Wednesday, Aug. 10, BIO vs. IT Softball Classic and End of Summer Technology BBQ. Summer festival featuring softball and hundreds of technology professionals enjoying food, drink, fun, and networking.

2 p.m. to 6 p.m., Smokey Glen Farm, 16407 Riffleford Rd., Gaithersburg. Sponsor: The Tech Council of Maryland. No charge. Registration is required. Contact: Michelle Ferrone, 240-453-6217, mferrone@mdhitech.org.

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