Past Meetup

Gathering v21.0 - Moving The World Edition

This Meetup is past

98 people went

Location image of event venue

Details

Join us at Handlebar for our monthly gathering of creative developers, designers, hackers, makers and more.

7:15pm
zim.drag(circle); plus 60 more fantastic functions!
Inventor, Dan Zen, introduces ZIMjs - a free library of interactive media modules. CreateJS gives us the nesting power of Flash. ZIMjs extends CreateJS to give us new hit tests, parallax, damping, components, swipes, grids, guides, responsive layouts for mobile and more making front end coding easier. Bring a colleague out to CreateInTO to learn about the new jQuery of the Canvas - ZIMjs.

7:50pm
Failure, Success & Goals: It's a Journey
The man, the legend, the place from where the beginnings of this very group emerged, Shawn Pucknell, will give be doing a preview of the talk he is scheduled to do at FITC Toronto (http://fitc.ca/presentation/failure-success-goals-its-a-journey/). He will take us through his personal journey through 27 jobs and 9 companies, including some bumps and some surprises. Shawn’s a self confessed ‘serial entrepreneur’ and has been starting companies since he was 16, well before ‘start-up’ was a term.

8:25pm
Student Showcase from YorkU
Instructor David Han, Digital Media - School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design at York University will introduce the program, followed by a series of student project showcases:

Steele Xia presents Dungeons of Naleenis (http://www.steelexia.com/games_don.htm)

Denise Enriquez, Dallis King, Anna Papazian and Samantha Puder present Secret Body (https://wiki.eecs.yorku.ca/course_archive/2014-15/Y/4700/projects:g1:start)

ROOM - https://vimeo.com/64353169

Drinks! Arrive before the first presentation starts and get a free drink courtesy of Lighthouse Labs (https://www.lighthouselabs.ca/).

Ticket giveaway: this month we'll be giving away 2 tickets to FITC Toronto (http://fitc.ca/toronto), courtesy of FITC.