“ It is a great community and I would like to personally thank the organizers for arranging this event. I hope to attend more events like this in the future. ”
— Nabil S. on Nov 26, 2014.
“ Owesome. Everybody shared different experience from different postions, background and depth. I was inspired by different opinions and got more recognizition about software engineering. The information they provided, the storys they shared, were really useful to me. Their storys showed the wonderful life in this area. ”
— JINGZHI L. on Oct 10, 2014.
“ so useful! Learnt so much from this experience. ”
— Amy O. on Oct 1, 2014.
“ Community is absolutely fantastic. Very engaging and lot of positive and confidence boost up from the mentors. Many thanks to their time and effort to share their career and industrial knowledge. ”
— Divya S. on Oct 1, 2014.
“ Very helpful, received really great advice. I recommended it to all my classmates! ”
— Laura on Nov 20, 2013.
“ Fantastic once again, a more intimate session last night due to the size of the room and the mentor to student ratio. Just wish i didn't have to return after the pub afterwards as i left my bag in the rom DOH! ”
— Aaron R. on Oct 17, 2013.
“ Though i have never attended any of the GDC meetups, but i strongly believe it is also a wonderful community considering the great opportunities it offers to graduate developers. ”
— Itoro U. on Oct 16, 2013.
“ friendly and clever :) ”
— Nikolai S. on Oct 16, 2013.
“ A very useful event thank you. ”
— shahin z. on Oct 3, 2013.
“ It was good to reconnect after a long while. The talk was very down to earth and informative( lots of food for thought). Thanks guys! ”
— Ebuba U. on Aug 15, 2013.
“ Top notch!! They provide very good networking opportunities. There is a great community spirit. On top of that, I got very practical and sound CV advice from Barry, which I have struggled to find elsewhere. ”
— Hannah on May 22, 2013.
“ Great, as always! :) ”
— Bri M. on Apr 7, 2013.
“ First event. Looking forward to future ones. ”
— Bob C. on Jan 23, 2013.
“ Very interesting community, will be looking forward to future events. ”
— Sherin F. on Dec 5, 2012.
“ Good bunch. Sorry I could not stay for the free nosh. Thanks anyway to Samantha from RecWorks, Barry and Anji for organising the event. ”
— Dawn J. on Nov 30, 2012.
“ Keep Going !! ”
— Uwais Fariz A. on Nov 28, 2012.
“ Tutor and mentor are very kind and helpful people. ”
— Giulio L. on Nov 28, 2012.
“ Is a community built with really caring people ”
— Annalisa on Nov 8, 2012.
“ Very good , people I friendly and keen to help . ”
— Krasimira T. on Oct 31, 2012.
“ In just a few words engaging, fresh and informative. ”
— Alex G. on Oct 31, 2012.
“ I really found the Meetup a very helpful and insightful event. I'm so glad I attended as I truly enjoyed it. Hopefully, I will be at the next Meetup. ”
— Gabriella A. on Oct 30, 2012.
“ Thumbs Up to this community. ”
— Chirag G. on Oct 30, 2012.
“ It makes you want to go and see them again and find out more about their activities ”
— Arezki E. on Oct 4, 2012.
“ Brilliant!! ”
— Sadruddin 'Sunny' J. on Sep 21, 2012.
“ It was perfect for getting great, indepth information for starting, sustaining and advancing a career in I.T. I would definitely recommend to all those who are searching for the I.T / self-startup opportunities! Barry has made some real good effort to get selective/exclusive mentors on board, which really makes this meetup even more attractive! ”
— Vani A. on Mar 29, 2012.
“ Very nice group. An extremely helpful and passionate bunch of people. It's been about 72 hours since I got involved with the GDC and already I've got some pretty good links within the industry. Barry and the mentors go out of their way to help and a lot more students should take advantage of this. ”
— Paul T. on Mar 29, 2012.
“ I can only wish I could attend to more events ”
— arji s. on Mar 19, 2012.
“ You should join if you're interested in further developing your skills, whether you've graduated or not. There's a great bunch of people to mingle and network with, not only that but Barry is very hospitable and will ensure you make the most of the event! ”
— Daniel L. on Mar 15, 2012.
“ Very friendly and welcoming. Seems to be a good network to be a part of. ”
— Daniel B. on Feb 7, 2012.
“ Great! The people I met who attended the workshop were generally interesting and shared the same enthusiasm in the field. Nonetheless, I think it is a great way for developers to meet up with each other outside of university or their careers. ”
— Mark R. on Feb 7, 2012.
“ This was my first GDC event and I have already met a few interesting people. ”
— Daniel Z. on Feb 7, 2012.
“ I think its a great group, and I am going to be with GDC for a long time to come ”
— Hafizullah N. on Nov 23, 2011.
“ All the people that came to the event were really friendly and it was easy to talk to them, it felt like I was talking to people I know, but I was in fact talking to people I have never met. I would highly recommend this, especially to gradautes who want to work in development. ”
— Vic S. on Nov 16, 2011.
“ Very nice group! Lots of experienced people! ”
— Ozo on Sep 21, 2011.
“ It is very encouraging ”
— Etis W. on Aug 26, 2011.
“ As a recently joined member, I was able to learn a lot in less than a month. I think it has a lot of potential and is a very good resource to have. ”
— Fayimora F. on Aug 26, 2011.
“ The best place to be if you are a graduate!!! ”
— Cristian Ovidiu P. on Jun 22, 2011.
“ great for networking and tech ”
— gabriella asprella l. on Jun 17, 2011.
“ We as a community could benefit greatly from more events like those last November(Code retreats, lightning talks) Would be great to see software houses, universities, or event management companies sponsoring such an event. ”
— Sahil S. on Mar 16, 2011.
“ Great community with awesome members and organizers. ”
— Ahmed on Mar 15, 2011.
“ It's good to hear the views of other newbies, and get advice from those with experience. ”
— Chris W. on Feb 1, 2011.
“ It's a great community! ”
— Ryan D. on Jan 19, 2011.
“ It was a great experience. ”
— Rashsul H. on Jul 28, 2010.
“ Great exposure. Gives more knowledge about the latest trend and technology. ”
— Mervin P. on Jul 17, 2010.
“ It gives the great opportunity to know what the open source world needs........... ”
— Karthikeyan on Apr 19, 2010.
“ I would definitely recommend this meetup group to my friends and hope they will also gain and share some knowledge. ”
— Balaji R. on Apr 18, 2010.
“ I would recommend this group to others, but as this was my first experience of a GDC event, I will reserve judgement untill I have attended a couple more meet-ups. ”
— Craig W. on Jan 28, 2010.
“ 1 - To build up your SW Dev experience 2 - It is a freebie 3 - To get to know a bit more about the opportunities out there 4 - To network! ”
— Luis M U. on Nov 26, 2009.
“ Because the environment was well friendly and Barry Cranford was very hospitable. Because the group tries to bridge the gap between the industry and the Academia indeed. ”
— theodoros k. on Nov 26, 2009.