Category Archives: Meetups

Virtual Community Hangout

Wednesday 20th May, 7pm – 8pm

We’re back online on Zoom for another community hangout. Pop in, say hi, and pour yourself a well deserved drink!

Join us on zoom with meeting ID 812-5569-7236 – the password to the meeting will be listed in the Slack channel (join our slack at https://techexeter.uk/slack)

Virtual Community Hangout

Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 7:00 PM

Online event
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2 Members Attending

We asked the community on Slack whether you wanted to see more of each other, and you said yes, so this is our regular slot for people to dial in to the virtual hangout every couple of weeks to chat over whatever drink hasn’t sold out in online deliveries. We want these to be quick pop-in-and-say-hi sessions for people to let us know how you’re get…

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Virtual community hangout

Join us on Wednesday 6th May from 7pm for our first community hangout on Zoom!

Details here (or in our SLACK channel)

Virtual Community Hangout

Wednesday, May 6, 2020, 7:00 PM

Online event
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19 Members Attending

We asked the community on Slack whether you wanted to see more of each other, and you said yes, so we’re going to be setting up a regular slot for people to dial in to the virtual pub every couple of weeks to chat over whatever drink hasn’t sold out in online deliveries. We want these to be quick pop-in-and-say-hi sessions for people to let us know…

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June 3rd, Summer Social

Join us for our first virtual social event – plus it’s a joint TechExeter + Digital Exeter one!

Come chat in our slack channel, meet up on zoom video chat, and come play our silly games – including the return of the legendary Pub Quiz with our quizmaster host Paul Rose!

6.30pm – pre-event social
7pm – online games start – hosted by Kris
8pm – pub quiz starts – hosted by Paul
9pm – social / networking

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

We are using ZOOM for videoconferencing. The meeting ID is 896-2828-0847 and the PASSWORD is on our SLACK CHANNEL – register by going to https://techexeter.uk/slack

To take part in the quiz, you must register (individually) at https://forms.gle/fNfcYM5sUtnNC1Rj6

Summer Social – Virtual fun and games!

Wednesday, Jun 3, 2020, 6:30 PM

Online event
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4 Members Attending

Join us for our first virtual social event! Come chat in our slack channel, meet up on zoom video chat, and come play our silly games – including the return of the legendary Pub Quiz with our quizmaster host Paul Rose! 6.30pm – pre-event social 7pm – online games start – hosted by Kris 8pm – pub quiz starts – hosted by Paul 9pm – social / networki…

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April 1st Meetup

Unfortunately, due to recent events with COVID, this meetup has been cancelled and will be rescheduled at a later date.

We are back at Exeter Phoenix with 3 lightning talks around the theme of ‘Digital Ethics’, discussions, and friendly networking!

7.00 – Networking and chat
7.20 – Introductions
7.30 – Three talks by:

* Laura Higgins, Director of Community Safety and Digital Civility at Roblox
* Ben Travers, Head of IP & IT at Stephens Scown
* Tariq Rashid, Founder of Digital Dynamics

9.00 – CLOSE

If you’d like to talk at a future event, please get in touch with us!

FAQ
Q. I’m not a tech person, can I still attend?
A. YES! We welcome those working in tech, and those who want to find out more about tech!

April “Digital Ethics” meetup

Wednesday, Apr 1, 2020, 7:00 PM

The Workshop @ The Phoenix
Gandy Street Exeter, GB

18 Members Attending

We are back at Exeter Phoenix with 3 lightning talks around the theme of ‘Digital Ethics’, discussions, and friendly networking! 7.00 – Networking and chat 7.20 – Introductions 7.30 – Three talks by: * Laura Higgins – Director of Community Safety and Digital Civility at Roblox * Ben Travers, Head of IP & IT at Stephens Scown * Tariq Rashid, Founder…

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February 5th meetup

Join us at MAKETANK, who are our wonderful meetup hosts for February.

Lightning Talks (around the theme of ‘DESIGN’), chat, news and good times await!

7.00pm Welcome
7.20pm Talks Start

* Milly Brown from Plymouth College of Art
* Frazer Anderson from Exclusiv 3D
* John Cowen from Funeral Guide about organising SCSS components for big projects. You can find him on Twitter and on his Website.
* Daniel Whiston from UFI VocTech Trust

— break —
9.00 close

There is no bar at MAKETANK so it’s BYOB – we’ll provide a selection of tea/coffee + soft drinks.

If you’d like to talk at future events, please get in touch with us!

FAQ
Q. I’m not a tech person, can I still attend?
A. YES! We welcome those working in tech, and those who want to find out more about tech!

** Please note, there is no accessible toilet at this location (the toilet is 2 flights of stairs away, sorry!)

February “Design” meetup

Wednesday, Feb 5, 2020, 7:00 PM

Maketank
Paris Street Exeter, GB

63 Members Went

Join us at MAKETANK, who are our wonderful meetup hosts for February. Lightning Talks (around the theme of ‘DESIGN’), chat, news and good times await! 7.00pm Welcome 7.20pm Talks Start * Milly Brown from Plymouth College of Art * Frazer Anderson from Exclusiv 3D * John Cowen from Funeral Guide about organising SCSS components for big projects * Dan…

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December 4th Meetup

A festive edition of our regular meetup, with lightning talks and great networking.

* A Gentle Introduction to GANs by Tariq Rashid, Founder Digital Dynamics ( @rzeta0 )
* Exeter Science Centre by Natalie Whitehead ( @NataliePhysics )
* South West InternetOfThings Network by Wo King ( @mywoisme )
* That Figures – Data Science Project by Ola Oluwasuji

DEC Meetup: GANs, Exeter Science Centre

Wednesday, Dec 4, 2019, 7:00 PM

The Workshop @ The Phoenix
Gandy Street Exeter, GB

48 Members Went

Lightning talks, discussions, and friendly networking! 7.00 – Networking and chat 7.20 – Introductions Talks: * A Gentle Introduction to GANs by Tariq Rashid, Founder Digital Dynamics * Exeter Science Centre by Natalie Whitehead * South West InternetOfThings Network by Wo King * That Figures – Data Science Project by Ola Oluwasuji 9.00 – CLOSE FAQ …

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Meetup – Weds 2nd October

It’s time for another meetup

3 Lightning talks, discussions, and friendly networking!

This month we’ll have Julie Lewis-Thompson telling us about the new V-Simulators project, our post-conference tear down, the South West IoT Network, plus more to be announced.

7.00 – Networking and chat
7.20 – Introductions
7.30 – Conference teardown – with Kris, Kathryn & Jacob
7.45 – Marcus Brown, Digital Making Tutor – FabLab Devon.
8.00 – Julie Thompson from VSimulators talking about their upcoming facilities
BREAK
8.15 – Building & Deploying SPAs with Firebase – Joe Webber from Organic
9.00 – CLOSE

FAQ
Q. I’m not a tech person, can i still attend?
A. YES! We welcome those working in tech, and those who want to find out more about tech!


October 2019 Meetup

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019, 7:00 PM

The Workshop @ The Phoenix
Gandy Street Exeter, GB

34 Members Went

3 Lightning talks, discussions, and friendly networking! This month we’ll have Julie Lewis-Thompson telling us about the new V-Simulators project, our post-conference tear down, the South West IoT Network, plus more to be announced. 7.00 – Networking and chat 7.20 – Introductions 7.30 – Conference teardown – with Kris, Kathryn & Jacob 7.45 – Marcus…

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Summer Social – 7th August, 6pm

Join us for our summer social, delicious BBQ food, family friendly fun outdoors activities (including a Floppy Discus competition, tug-of-war), and of course our Pub Quiz.

Food is provided as part of your £5 ticket (kindly subsidised by Neontribe, Binit and 8 Technology). We’ll have a selection of soft drinks available, and we’re currently working on getting an alcoholic drinks vendor, but feel free to BYOB.

BBQ food options (selectable when you buy your ticket) will be served with Rice, Feijão (Brazilian Black Bean Stew), Pão de Queijo(Cheese Bread), Farofa (Toasted Casava Flour), Salada (finely chopped fresh Tomato & Onion Salsa) BBQ Sauce, Chimichurri, Ranch Sauce. For allergy information please see the food vendor on site, or email team@techexeter.uk in advance.

We will be situationed on the grass behind the XFI centre, but please make your way through the XFI reception so you can pick up your meal ticket!!