Defnet's Digital News from in and around Liveprool
If you are an avid Drupal developer or looking to get into DRupal then DrupalCamp NW 2013 is perfect for you. This is a 2 day event for designers, developers and curious beginners. It offers unrivalled learning, knowledge sharing and networking opportunities for the Drupal community. Highlights of the weekend will be Sensio Labs talking about the Symfony and Drupal 8 partnership and Lewis Nyman discussing design changes and processes thathave been introduced in Drupal 8 and how that effects Drupal moving forward.
Yet2.com Europe office is seeking an individual to provide office and project support assistance with technology scouting, acquisition and commercialization projects for our global clients.
The Allotment Office are hosting an open day for all freelancers to come and take advantage of the facilities available. They will be presenting various workshops throughout the day to assist you in setting up your own business from business planning to funding.
You'll be able to network and work within the 'Allotment'.
Free entry, beverages and nibbles.
With Nesta anouncing that five arts and cultural projects will receive funding from the £7 million Digital R&D Fund for the Arts earlier this month - is it about time that we saw more of this money coming to the North West more speciaficaly Liverpool based arts and cultural organisations.
These R&D projects are testing the use of digital technologies to widen audience access and engagement in the arts, with the purpose of developing useful products, services and knowledge for the wider the arts and cultural sector so surely we could be applying for some of this money here.
One of the outcomes from last weekends Oggcamp - if you missed it catch it next year - is that a new group is being set up on Merseyside to look at building drones. No not for crusing the city and spying on us - well not yet anyway but as a way of honing engineering skills and inspiring other people to build their own projects.
An exclusive evening is planned with 'Everyplay Evangelist' Oscar Clark, hosted by The Studio School, Liverpool and ACME
If you're a gamer or a creative and digital business interested in how your business can harness the power of games to engage communities and generate revenue, this is a session for you.
Oscar has a passion for online entertainment and community and has spent the last 12 years on the bleeding edge of this technology.