• Inaugural Siligong.py Meetup (Wollongong PUG)

    SmartSpace - UOW Innovation Campus

    $ cat siligong_meetup/__init__.py """ This is a call to fangs for all Pythonistas in the Wollongong and surrounding regions. All are welcome to come along and join us whether you're someone who's never used python but are interested in finding out more or you live and breath it day to day. We will discuss all the things Python, from tooling, best practices, your favourite IDE, why you should use pytest over unittest (tic), even home automation projects you've made using python, other related open source technologies and more. If any of this is of interest to you, then please also join the #python channel in the Siligong slack through https://siligong.com/ and become involved in this inclusive group. """

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  • Incubator Information Session - Zig Zag Hub

    Zig Zag Hub

    Have you heard about the Zig Zag Hub's latest Incubator? Looking for an opportunity to find out more and ask your burning questions? The Zig Zag Hub will be hosting an information session from 7pm onwards where attendees can learn more about our Incubator and meet the 'Expert in Residence', Robert Dodd, who will be leading participants through the 12 week program. Attendees of this event will have the opportunity to ask questions and find out more specific details. Light refreshments will be provided. If you have any queries about this event, please email us at [masked]. We look forward to seeing you then.

  • Siligong Marketing Meetup - Video Marketing

    SmartSpace - UOW Innovation Campus

    The purpose of the Marketing and Communications meetup is to allow us to share knowledge/best practice, inspire and network in Wollongong. FEATURE TOPIC FOR MAY Video Marketing AGENDA 5:45 - 6:00 pm - Grab a bite/drink and networking 6:00 - 6:05 pm - Welcome 6:05 - 6:20 pm - Share your story to sell your services - Who and Why 6:20 - 6:35 pm - Video content creation from a social distribution POV - Ten Alphas 6:35 - 6:50 pm - Activating your content post production – Nucleo 6:50 - 7:05 pm - Multicultural video marketing - Why Documentaries 7:05 pm - 30 sec promo opportunity to showcase any marketing/comms related jobs on offer at your company. ** There will be time for networking afterwards for those who wish to stay. >>> Join us if you are a: 1. Marketer or similar professional in Wollongong (e.g involved in Marketing, Comms, SEO/SEM, Video Marketing, Branding, Digital Comms, Social Media, Market Research, PR/ Media, Content Marketing etc) 2. Wollongong business owner/entrepreneur who wants to improve your Marketing knowledge and skills 3. Marketing/Media/Comms student Those who are just plain curious are also welcome! >>> Location Tips Getting to meetup location helpful tips: http://innovationcampus.com.au/our-campus/find-us/getting-to-campus/ Parking: Guests please park in the short term visitors car park, P1 in front of the Science Space. Parking map http://innovationcampus.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/iC-carparking_entire-site-2019-Jan.pdf >>> Can't make it but want to be a part of this? We have a #marketing channel within the Siligong slack channel. Get involved https://siligong.com/ See you there Hayley, Rin + Marilyn (Siligong Valley Marketing Organisers)

  • InfraCoders @ Accelo

    Accelo Australia

    Join us for the May InfraCoders MeetUp - kindly hosted at the (new and improved!) Accelo office! We have two technical talks lined up - I'll also cover off a short AWS Summit recap/highlights. Come along and learn a little something about: - Demand based scaling of Docker swarm with Python and AWS - Todd Turner @ Lorica Health - kr8 - An opinionated Kubernetes cluster configuration management tool - Colin Spargo @ Apptio - AWS Summit recap/highlights - Jess Belliveau @ Apptio + various! Light food and drinks will be provided. Look forward to seeing you there!

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

    Easy Agile

    import { js } from 'siligong' Siligong.js 3 Speakers to be announced! Sponsored by Easy Agile who will be providing beer, cider and pizza. We're at Suite 1 / 129 Crown Street Wollongong. We're in the mall opposite the Church, just head up the stairs between Vinnies and Radio Rentals.

  • Siligong.IxDA March Meetup

    SmartSpace

    Our second 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 – 7:30pm Social/networking discussion, pizza, and drinks 7:30 – 7:45pm Intro, housekeeping 7:45 – 8:15pm Talk & discussion: “Designing & using personas to solve enterprise technology problems” James Dellow, Director, Chief Technology Solutions 8:15 – 8:45pm Talk & discussion: “Ideas to execution in design” Examples of the design process from insights to delivery Cameron Rickersey, Product Designer, MetaLab 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/

  • Siligong Marketing Inaugural Meetup

    SmartSpace - UOW Innovation Campus

    Welcome to the inaugural Siligong Valley Marketing Meetup. This group will allow us to share knowledge/best practice, inspire and network in Wollongong. Our first session will cover two topics by two locals who specialise in them: TOPIC 1 - BLOGGING FOR PROFIT (AND FUN!) Rin was a Marketing Manager in Sydney and USA, until she turned her side-hustle, a hobby blog 'Sew in Love', into a successful online business when she moved to Wollongong. She will be sharing with you how she used blogging to get her there. TOPIC 2 - INSTAGRAM AS A MARKETING CHANNEL Nicole from 'Little Willow Vintage' will be sharing how she uses Instagram to grow her popular online retail store. She will discuss the history behind the growth of marketing on Instagram, how to brand your account, how to balance personal and business on the platform and whether or not you should even bother using it at all. >>> Join us if you are a: 1. Marketer or similar professional in Wollongong (e.g involved in Marketing, Comms, SEO/SEM, Video Marketing, Branding, Digital Comms, Social Media, Market Research, PR/ Media, Content Marketing etc) 2. Wollongong business owner/entrepreneur who wants to improve your Marketing knowledge and skills 3. Marketing/Media/Comms student Those who are just plain curious are also welcome! Light refreshments will be provided. Getting to meetup location helpful tips: http://innovationcampus.com.au/our-campus/find-us/getting-to-campus/ Parking: Guests please park in the short term visitors car park, P1 in front of the Science Space. Parking map http://innovationcampus.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/iC-carparking_entire-site-2019-Jan.pdf >>> Can't make it but want to be a part of this? We have a #marketing channel within the siligong slack channel. You can get access to that channel via siligong.com See you there Hayley, Rin + Marilyn (Siligong Valley Marketing Organisers)

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  • Siligong.js 2.1 Javascript Meetup

    Easy Agile

    import { js } from 'siligong' Siligong.js 2.1 - We've moved the meet up to 6:00PM this time around. Brad Woods will be giving a hybrid Dev / UX talk about colour and hierarchy and Chris Parton will be talking all things immutability with immer. There will be a lucky door prize thanks to Jess Belliveau https://www.puck-js.com/ The ground-breaking bluetooth beacon - An Open Source JavaScript microcontroller you can program and debug wirelessly. Sponsored by Easy Agile who will be providing beer, cider and pizza. We're at Suite 1 / 129 Crown Street Wollongong. We're in the mall opposite the Church, just head up the stairs between Vinnies and Radio Rentals.

  • Siligong.IxDA Inaugural meet-up!

    Level 1 Training Room

    Siligong's inaugural User Experience and Design meet-up. The goal of Siligong UX is to help the local UX design community learn and network together. Open to anyone with an interest in UX and design, no experience necessary. We plan to have 2 talks on the night followed by drinks, pizza and networking. Kit and Matt will be speaking, topics to be revealed on the night. We're part of Siligong Valley please join our Slack and get involved: https://siligong.com/ Also, as an affiliate of IxDA please follow their code of conduct at this event https://ixda.org/code-of-conduct/

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  • Siligong UX - Chat and Pizza

    Easy Agile

    Come around to the Easy Agile office to chat about UX stuff over takeout and a drink. This is a base meeting to organise more formal talks/learning activities in the new year

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