What we're about

We're a grassroots community of startup founders, entrepreneurs and wantrepreneurs based out of Wollongong, Australia (hour south of Sydney).

If you're interested in startups, entrepreneurship and technology you'll love hanging out with and learning from the people in the community.

Keep an eye out for upcoming meetups. Get involved on the Slack chat (https://siligong.com/), the Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/siligongvalley/) and follow us on Twitter (http://twitter.com/siligongvalley).

Upcoming events (4)

Siligong.IxDA May Meetup

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Our third user experience (UX) and design meet-up, helping grow and connect the design industry in the Illawarra. Open to anyone with an interest in UX and design, no experience necessary. AGENDA: 7 – 7:15pm Social/networking discussion, pizza, and drinks 7:15– 7:30pm Intro, housekeeping 7:30–8:00pm Talk & discussion: “Some lessons learned from voice interface and chatbot design” Dr Matthew Berryman, Managing Director, Across the Cloud 8:15 – 8:45pm Talk & discussion. Topic and speaker to be confirmed. We’re part of Siligong Valley. Please join our Slack and get involved: https://siligong.com/ This is an IxDA event. Please follow our code of conduct at this event: https://ixda.org/code-of-conduct/

Joanna Stuart - Knowledge Q and A

Zig Zag Hub

Joanna Stuart CPA, is an Accountant specialising in providing companies with a one-stop service covering all taxation, accounting and operational needs / She has worked across the globe in various industries. She is passionate about supporting fellow business owners to increase their profit and crease ease in their business / Joanna will be discussing the following topics - Single Touch Payroll, Year-end tax planning, Tips to Automate your back office / The knowledge Q & A will be held at the Zig Zag Hub on the 4th of June, at 12pm to 1.00pm / If you have any questions you wish to be answered at the knowledge Q and A, please reply back with the questions and they will be added to the Q & A section of the event.

Zig Zag Hub 2nd Incubator Information Session

Zig Zag Hub

Looking for an opportunity to focus on your idea, receive support and accelerate it to the next step? / GOOD NEWS! The Zig Zag Hub is launching their new Incubator in June this year / During the course of the programme, participants will be guided by the Expert in Residence; Robert Dodd. Robert has been in the startup world for a number of years and has founded a number of startups including most recently 'Wyzed' and 'Compliance Fox' / We are hosting an information session on the 4 June at 2pm at the Zig Zag Hub. This is a great opportunity to ask the Expert in Residence questions and learn more about our Incubator / Any questions, please email us at [masked] / We look forward to seeing you then!

Siligong.js 5.0 / Learn / Connect / Code <3

Accelo Australia

import { js } from 'siligong' Siligong.js 5.0 This meetup has a bit of a compile to Javascript theme! - Sam Dawson from Accelo will be giving us an introduction to Elm. - Jared Kells from Easy Agile will be talking about the joys of using Typescript with React. - Anthony Marcar will teach us everything we need to know about Clojurescript! We're being hosted by Accelo in their brand new office on Level 4, 6-8 Regent Street, Wollongong. Thanks Accelo - https://www.accelo.com/ Loosely following "semver" we think this deserves a double major version bump! Siligong.js is part of Siligong Valley. A local community for all things tech in Wollongong. You can find us on Slack in the #siligong-js channel. Please jump in and say hi! Sign up here: https://siligong.com/

Past events (54)

Inaugural Siligong.py Meetup (Wollongong PUG)

SmartSpace - UOW Innovation Campus

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