Past Meetup

CMG Australia (Vic) Meetup, December 4th 2014

This Meetup is past

22 people went

CPT's Office in the city

Level 1, 4 Riverside Quay · Southbank, Melbourne

How to find us

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CPT has offered to host the next CMG Australia (Vic) Meetup. Light refreshments (Beer, Pizza, etc.) will be provided. The location for the next meetup is CPT's offices at, "Level 1, 4 Riverside Quay, Southbank".

It's nearing Christmas and in the spirit of the festive season we encourage you to come dressed up in your Santa Costume. Prizes will be given out to the best dressed Santa. It's xmas season so expect a bit of a party atmosphere. We'll also have a small CMGA "First Birthday" celebration towards the end.

So put on your party hats and your Santa outfits...:).

Please refer to the location details above. Details on the speakers/topics coming soon. Please check this space for details.

Business -

• Parting notes - A few words by the outgoing President, Treasurer, Events Lead and Secretary

• Elections - President, Vice President, Treasurer, Events Lead

• Welcoming notes - A few words by the incoming President

• Initiatives for FY 15 - Calendar of Events & Initiatives for FY 15

Sessions -

• Speaker 1 : Louise Kellerman, Swinburne Unversity Of Technology

• Topic - Swinburne's Outreach initiatives & Industry Engagement : What's In It For CMGA

• Abstract : TBD

• Bio - TBD

• Speaker 2 : Karl Chu, ThoughtWorks

• Topic - DevOps 101

• Abstract : TBD

• Bio : TBD

Speaker 2 : Karl Chu & Cam Jackson, ThoughtWorks

• Topic - Introduction to DevOps and Continuous Delivery

• Abstract : Cam Jackson and Karl Chu are going to give an introductory talk on the 101 around DevOps and Continuous Delivery, what problems they address, and some associated technical practices.

• Bio :

Cam Jackson - Cam Jackson is a software development consultant at ThoughtWorks Australia. He has development experience in the aerospace and financial services industries. As a consultant, he has a keen interest in DevOps and continuous delivery.

Karl Chu - Karl Chu is a software development and continuous delivery consultant at ThoughtWorks Australia. He has diverse experiences spanning across different technologies and industries; from .NET to ruby, healthcare to telecommunication. Prior to becoming a software professional, Karl was a professional mechanical engineer.

• Speaker 3 : Industry Round table, Hosted by CPT Global

• Topic - TBD

• Abstract : TBD

• Bio : TBD

Tech Talk (Un-conference format) - As time permits

Networking : 20mins

Thanks to CPT and Marty Bolger for putting their hand up and offering to host the next CMG Australia (Vic) Meetup. We appreciate the support from CPT in helping us spread the practice of Proactive Performance Management.

RSVP's Mandatory - CMGA has grown considerably over the last year and attendance at our meetups is increasing. To keep things manageable we have limited the number of seats for the upcoming meetup to 50. Please note RSVP's now end 24Hrs before the actual event i.e. on the 3rd of December 2014 at 1745 Hrs AEST. This allows us to work with our partners and ensure all the logistics required are in place.

If any of you have any suggestion/input/concerns with regards to the above agenda please reach out to the exec committee. If you have the bandwidth and are willing to help please reach the Exec Committee view the meetup contact options.

Come Join Us, Keep Learning, Stay Relevant - We intend for CMG Australia to be a platform for professionals, partners, academia and research organizations with interests in Systems Performance to come together with an objective of building a stronger ecosystem encouraging innovation and thought leadership in SPE across the industry.

Come, join us and be part of the transformation. We've got an exciting future ahead and lots of great challenges to work on.

Let's work together to ensure we stay relevant in an evolving marketplace.

CMG Aus Exec Committee