Eighth Meetup: Gaming for Data Literacy

This is a past event

29 people went

Sovereign House, Church Street

Brighton · BN1 1UJ

How to find us

The meetup will be held in the Jellyfish Office, Sovereign House whose main entrance is on the corner of Church Street and Tichborne Street. That's a bit further up the hill than shown than on the Google Map.

Location image of event venue

Details

We have a different format for this meetup.

We'll get you playing Datopolis, a tactile and engaging game designed to bring key data concepts and challenges to life. For more details see https://missiondrive.io/datopolis

We are limited to 30 participants for this meetup; please only sign-up if you are confident that you will be there.

6:30 - 7:00 Networking with drinks and pizza in the Sovereign House atrium

7:00 - 7:20 Simon Bullmore, Mission Drive: Introduction to Datopolis

7:20 -8:30 Groups of 10 people to play Datopolis: the data skills game

8:30 Further networking, for those interested, in The Earth & Stars

The meetup is organised by DataJavelin Ltd, a Brighton based machine learning consultancy; https://www.datajavelin.com/

Our meetups are being generously supported and hosted by Jellyfish, the world's biggest boutique agency; https://www.jellyfish.co.uk

Support also comes from DISCUS, the Data Intensive Science Centre at the University of Sussex; http://www.sussex.ac.uk/discus/

Please contact me if you are interested in being a speaker at our Meetups. colin(at)datajavelin(dot)com