Past Meetup

Lightning Talk Night

This Meetup is past

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DeskLodge Ltd

5th Floor, 1 Temple Way, Bristol BS2 0BY · Bristol

How to find us

Desklodge is on 5th floor, 1 Temple way (the old Bristol Post building)

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October's meetup is going to be lighting talks! If you're unfamiliar with the concept, this means each talk will be only 10 minutes long. It should be a really fun evening, with lots of speakers and a wide range of topics - something for everyone!


• Dave Jones - SmartLock for Passwords

• Mairela Popova - The gap between IT & marketing in a startup

• Phil Hall - Chatbots, are we there yet?

• Matt Aranha - IoT and Interoperability

• Dan Leivers - Automation in an Agency

• Rick Chapman - It's not me it's you! (Mediating between apps and web databases)

• Rob Garner - A fun, new way to learn programming

• Abhi Mittal - Amazon API Gateway custom authorisers

Time table:

• 18:00-18:15 - organisers/volunteers arrive

• 18:30 doors open / pizza arrive

• 19:00 Intro by SWmobile organiser (thank sponsors, venue admin i.e toilets, fire exits)

• 19:05 First set of lightning talks

• 19:[masked]min comfort break

• 19:55 Second set of lightning talks

• 20:35 finish up and head to the pub

• 20:45 Volunteers leave after helping tidy up