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  • Mon 22nd May 6:00pm
    This is our monthly informal gathering - just turn up, grab a drink, sit down and start talking UX! If you haven't been before you'll find us on the right as you come in, opposite the bar.

    Check out... more
  • Tue 23rd May 6:00pm
    Every month, we'll be popping along to a new city to catch up with our community in person. Our next stop is Edinburgh!
    So bring your friends, feedback, questions and an empty stomach - we'd love to... more
  • Tue 23rd May 6:30pm
    We'll be meeting at Milnes bar on Hanover St at about 6:30pm. There *should* be Python logo printouts on the table if you need to find us.

    There's *no minimum skill level* for coming along! If you li... more
  • Tue 23rd May 7:00pm
    One of our regular drop in open nights, no need to call ahead, just turn up! We'll be tinkering with hardware, hacking some code and probably eating. Feel free to come along with a project or idea for some help, use some tools, or just hang out.
  • Wed 24th May 9:00am
    Technology increasingly permeates every facet of modern business: IT and Digital have been drawn from a background support function and re-positioned as a core driver of strategy, value creation and c... more
  • Wed 24th May 5:15pm
    Join us at our next JBUG Scotland event where Mark Little, VP of Engineering at Red Hat, will host a “State of the Nation” talk to present the latest Red Hat/JBoss news fresh from the Red Hat Summit i... more
  • Thu 25th May 5:30pm
    The University of Edinburgh and BCS Women are delighted to invite you to our Karen Spärck Jones networking event, in which we'll stream the showcase lecture, Creating Robots that Care, and provide opp... more
  • Thu 25th May 6:00pm
    The Internet of Things Scotland Meetup group is open to software professionals, entrepreneurs, academics, enthusiasts, makers/hobbyists, and early-adopters. Topics covered include: M2M, Artificial Int... more
  • Sat 27th May 1:00pm
    We're an inclusive group of game developers in Edinburgh, meeting up for co-working, playtesting and chat.

    We meet every Saturday from 1pm in the Levels cafe, everyone welcome, just bring yourself and something to work on, experience optional.
  • Tue 30th May 6:00pm
    The Equal Representation Coalition is organising a hustings for the Edinburgh candidates.

    This is a great opportunity to ask the candidates what their proposals for human rights and digital rights un... more

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  • But it is 'struggling with skills gap and Brexit could exacerbate that' The post Scotland fastest growing region for digital outside London appeared first on FutureScot.
    Posted Fri 19th May by Future Scot
  • StreetChange allows people affected by homelessness to raise money using an online profile The post Edinburgh-based tech company transforming the lives of the homeless appeared first on FutureScot.
    Posted Fri 19th May by Future Scot
  • Brian Hills, Head of Data at Edinburgh’s The Data Lab won ‘Best in Class’ in the Data Science, Analytics and Quality category at yesterday’s Data 50 Awards in London. The Data 50 Awards is a UK initiative for celebrating data leadership and excellence, compiled by Information Age. The list is updated annually to recognise the top individuals and companies creating business value and innovation from data. Over 300 nominations were received for the 2017 top 50 list and were then further whittled down to a list of 10 ‘Best in Class’ winners that were announced during an awards ceremony yesterday at The post Win for DataLab at UK Data 50 awards appeared first on FutureScot.
    Posted Fri 19th May by Future Scot
  • This month we have a talk from Seb Rose
    Posted Wed 31st May by Edinburgh Java User Group
  • Scotland is quickly becoming one of the most vibrant tech hubs on the planet, fuelled by the success of Skyscanner, FanDuel and Freeagent – among other players. This success isn’t just consigned to one region either, with pioneering activities taking place not only in Glasgow and Edinburgh, but also in Aberdeen, Dundee and central Scotland. However, much like the rest of the UK, Scotland is also battling a digital skills deficit. If this upward curve in tech innovation is to continue – and in light of Brexit – the Scottish tech sector must ensure that it is equipped with the The post Harnessing experimental learning to secure Scotland’s digital future appeared first on FutureScot.
    Posted Tue 16th May by Future Scot