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New Meetup: Come to Skills Matter for some techie talks, beer, pizza and socialising

Dmitri G.
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Group Organizer
London, GB
Announcing a new Meetup for Hacker News London Meetup Group!

What: Come to Skills Matter for some techie talks, beer, pizza and socialising
When: Thursday, May 12, 2011 6:30 PM

Where: Skills Matter
The Skills Matter eXchange 116-120 Goswell Road
London EC1V7DP
0207 183 9040

Why: Top notch talks from London hackers and tech entrepreneurs, free beers, great company and lots of fun.

Demos and presentations from 6:30 at Skills Matter, 116-120 Goswell Road, London, EC1V 7DP. Beers will be at The Slaughtered Lamb, 34-35 Great Sutton St, London, EC1V 0DX, where we have an area reserved for us from 8 o'clock onwards.

Talks are to be confirmed shortly. If you have emailed us with a talk suggestion we will in contact very soon to arrange the details. We may have a few spare 5 minute slots free, if you are interested in giving a talk about a project you worked on, interesting things you learned or demo an app, please email Ben Dowling on .

As with the last event we will do a quick one minute slot, open mic session to give the opportunity to make any announcements such avaialble jobs, help requests / offers etc.

We look forward to seeing you all there.

Please register Skills Matter on their event page at ­http://skillsmatter.c...­ ­to ensure they know you are coming and let you in.

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Forward is a collection of innovative online brands based in Camden, London. Our success is driven by talented people who are given the freedom to experiment with technology in a low ceremony environment (with lots of perks). Our problem-solving attitude and focus on technology has kept us profitable and made us one of the top 10 fastest growing privately owned technology companies in the UK. We're looking for smart, polyglot hackers that understand the web and are focused on delivery. Read more (and apply) at­ is a Y Combinator startup (s2007) making it easy to track your favourite bands so you never miss them live. Some of you may recall some early Hacker News meetups we ran out of our flat in Spitalfields back in 2007-2008 (here are some blurry­ pictures­). We're pleased as punch to be getting involved in Dmitri and Ben's new meetup : it's excellent to have London HN-ers meeting together regularly again..!


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