There's a lot of Meetup groups forming in the Tampa Bay area for advanced technology.
I'm currently member of:
Tampa Bay BI User Group (just renamed to Tampa Bay Analytics User Group) (member)
Tampa Bay SQL Server User Group (Pinellas + Tampa) (member)
Tampa Analytics Professionals (co-organizer)
Tampa Bay Cloud User Group (member)
Tampa Bay Hadoop User Group (asked to speak at this event)
Tampa Bay MongoDB User Group (member)
Orlando Data Science (member)
Tampa Tableau User Group
The Tampa Bay area is definitely experiencing an up tick in advanced data technology.
Stay tuned for more updates~!