• Prepare to run your Design Club (webinar)

    Needs a location

    This Meetup is for all mentors starting an after school club in the UK this term, January - March 2020. Please sign up if you've agreed to run a club, and already have (or are waiting for) your Design Club kit. Note this is an ONLINE EVENT. What we'll do: We’ll run through your final checklist and ensure you have everything you need to run your club. The aim is to get you ready to go! ---------------------------- Topics we'll cover: - Project walkthroughs - Facilitation techniques - Safeguarding ---------------------------- The webinar will be on Google Hangouts and hosted by Jemima Gibbons, Design Club co-founder. To be prepared, have a good look through the Resource Hub in advance: https://designclub.org.uk/resources ---------------------------- Photo by Jeanette Sha, Design Club mentor :)

  • How to run an after school Design Club (webinar)

    Needs a location

    This lunchtime webinar is for people in the UK who'd like to run an after school club from January 2020 for 10 weeks. We'll guide you through our Resource Hub and give you everything you need to get a club up and running. Please sign up if you already have a school in mind, and think you'll be able to leave work early 1 day a week to run your club (the total time commitment should be around 2 hours a week). Note this event is ONLINE ONLY! The session will be hosted by: ------------ Jemima Gibbons Co-founder, Design Club Noam Sohachevsky Co-founder, Design Club ------------ We hope you can join us :) Please let us know if there's anything you'd particularly like us to cover. We'll share a full agenda and joining details closer to the time.

  • Ways to run a Design Club

    IBM CIO London

    This month our mentors will talk about three different ways to run a Design Club for children. And we'll have an open discussion about the types of club you'd like to run. The evening: 18:15 – Doors open 18:45 – Mentors (below) share experiences 19:30 – Q&A and chats 20:30 – Home time ------------ Mina Bach UX/UI Designer, IBM Design Club track at CoderDojo Daniel Gost Product Design Lead, Beamly Weekend pop-up at MozFest Jemima Gibbons Head of engagement, Design Club After school club ------------ This Meetup is kindly hosted by IBM and will be at their amazing new WeWork offices in Waterloo. As ever, pizza, beer and soft drinks will be provided :) Come along! (Thanks Daniel Gost for fab photo)

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  • Prepare to run your Design Club

    Fluxx Ltd.

    This Meetup is for people starting an after school club in September. Anyone interested in potentially running a club in future is also welcome. What we'll do: We’ll run through your final checklist, do some preparation exercises and ensure you have everything you need to run your club. The aim is to get you ready to go! ---------------------------- Topics we'll cover: - Project walkthroughs - Facilitation techniques - Safeguarding ---------------------------- We'll be working in small groups. A couple of active mentors will be joining us to answer your questions and give practical tips. To be prepared, have a good look through the Resource Hub in advance of the Meetup. https://designclub.org.uk/resources This Meetup is kindly hosted by our wonderful friends (and Growth Supporter), Fluxx Studios. https://fluxx.uk.com/ Doors open at 6pm and we'll get started by 6:30pm. Pizza and refreshments will be provided. ---------------------------- Photo (above) by Daniel Gost, Design Club mentor :)

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  • How to run an after school Design Club

    Red Badger

    Hello, this is our last Meetup before the summer holidays. If you're thinking of starting an after school Design Club in September, this one is for you! Doors open at 6:15pm. At 6:45pm, two of our awesome volunteer mentors (see below) will share their experiences of setting up and running their clubs. We'll also be sharing some brand new resources. ------------ Jess Lipson Lead Service & UX Design Consultant Jemima Gibbons Head of engagement, Design Club ------------ To get familiar with Design Resources, go to https://designclub.org.uk/ and browse the Resource Hub. There'll be plenty of time to ask questions and get a good understanding of Design Club materials and how your club could work. If you're not yet ready to commit to running a club, or simply want to learn more about what it involves, come along to hear more and meet other mentors. This Meetup is hosted by the awesome Red Badger, one of our lovely Founding Supporters. Pizza, beer and soft drinks will be provided :) Join us!

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  • How to run an after school Design Club

    FutureGov

    Our May Meetup is for everyone who'd like to know more about running their own after school club. It's a great opportunity to find out more about how Design Club works, and the perfect way to prepare if you're thinking about running a club next term (from September). We'll talk you through everything you need to do to get your own Design Club up and running. And we'll be joined by two of our fabulous volunteer mentors who'll share their own experiences of starting a club. ------------ Geri Reid UI Lead in Design Systems, Lloyds Banking Group Digital Jame Bickerton Digital Experience Lead, Synechron ------------ Doors open at 6:15pm and talks start at 6.45. Come along to find out more, meet other mentors and let us know how we can support you to run your own awesome Design Club! Pizza and refreshments will be provided :) This Meetup is kindly hosted by our wonderful friends (and Founding Supporter), FutureGov.

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  • How to run an after school Design Club

    Red Badger

    Welcome to our first Meetup of 2019! This Meetup is for everyone hoping to run an after school Design Club for the summer term (starting on or around Tuesday 23 April). We'll be taking you through everything you need to do to get your clubs up and running. And we have three great speakers who'll be sharing their experience. If you're not yet ready to commit to running a club, or simply want to learn more about what it involves, we'll also be talking more generally. Come along to hear more about Design Club and meet other mentors. Doors open at 6:15pm. At 6:45pm, we'll have 3 of our awesome volunteer mentors (see below) talk about setting up and running their own after school Design Clubs. There'll be plenty of time to ask questions and get a good understanding of Design Club resources and how your club could work. ------------ Anne Stevens Head of UX Research and Content at JUST EAT Rachel Anderson Senior Product Designer at Firefly Learning Geri Reid UI Lead in Design Systems at Lloyds Banking Group Digital ------------ This Meetup is being hosted by our wonderful friends (and Founding Supporter!) Red Badger. Pizza and refreshments will be provided :) We hope you can join us.

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