Guest Speaker & 5th Birthday Celebrations!

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Entrust, Room G05

The Riverway Centre Riverway · Stafford

How to find us

Head through the main entrance. Look out for the pink flag at the bottom of the corridor.

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It's our 5th birthday! Join us for October's Staffs Web Meetup. We have a guest speaker lined up. Good conversation, free food and drink... and birthday cake!

All our events are free to attend, with food and drink provided. We welcome both newcomers and existing members. Come along and join us!


6:00pm - 7:00pm
People arrive. Food, drink and chat.

7:00pm - 8:00pm
The future of the web
Paul Tebbatt (

An interactive session lead by Paul Tebbatt, Head of Technical Learning at My Clever Group.

Looking at the technologies and trends shaping the future of the web. Servers or lack of, deployments, back end data storage, front-end, JavaScript native apps, user interfaces, Alexa, VR and chatbots (AI).

8:00pm - 8:15pm
Break, chat & drink!

8:15pm - 9:00pm
Open Discussion
Hosted by George Wilde & Natasha Wylie

Our interpretation of Lean Coffee (, a fast-paced open discussion. Using sticky notes, people post questions or topics. People vote and then we discuss them, most popular first.

9:00pm - 9:15pm


Thanks to our sponsors:

My Clever Group (
Dataflexnet (
Codeweavers (
VesselsValue (
Kanuka Digital (


Each meetup has a buffet, including vegetarian and vegan options. If you have specific dietary requirements please let us know in advance.


There's lots of free parking on the Entrust site. We're a short walk from the town centre and train station.

Entrust is accessible by wheelchair.

Both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks are available.

Under 18's are welcome but must be accompanied by a responsible adult.