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  • Tue 23rd May 6:00pm
    Meetup starts at 6:00pm to give everyone a chance to get a cuppa, have a chat and meet other local WordPressers.

    Talk starts at 6:30pm


    The line between design and development... more
  • Wed 24th May 7:45am
    Morning Lean Coffee to discuss our Lean and Agile ideas and challenges. Stickies and sharpies will be provided.

    Arrive at 7:45, grab a coffee and we'll get started at 8.

    Look forward to seeing you there.

    Chris & Caroline
  • Wed 24th May 6:00pm

    1800: Drinks, Pizza, & Networking

    1830: Hadoop and Streaming Data Technologies by Andy Burgin

    1900: DevOps in a Data Warehouse by Andy Burgin

    Hadoop and Streaming Data Technologies

    Th... more
  • Thu 25th May 9:00am
    FutureScot is delighted to announce a full-day conference on STEM learning through digital technology and how it can be harnessed by educators to equip themselves and children with the tools to succee... more
  • Thu 25th May 5:30pm
    Creating Robots that Care - An Evening of Social Robotics at Glasgow University

    BCS Women, the Athena Swan Committee and SICSA would like to invite you to the annual Karen Spärck Jones showcase lec... more
  • Thu 25th May 6:30pm
    Presentation 1 - Smart logistics and Supply Chains in the 21st Century - Andy McMahon, Head of Data Science and Machine Learning at Streamba - (

    http... more
  • Wed 31st May 6:00pm
    A serial entrepreneur, Lynne has over 20 years investment experience, investing in, mentoring and nurturing a range of early stage technology and retail companies throughout the UK. She has worked wit... more
  • Tue 6th Jun 7:00pm
    This month we're meeting up to grab a drink and a chat about all things technology, hacking and infosec. All welcome!

    We will be upstairs in the Raven, in the Crow's nest.
  • Wed 7th Jun 9:00am
    FutureScot is pleased to announce Digital Cities 2017 - a series of policy conferences taking place across Scotland this summer, coming to Glasgow on June 7.

    Aimed at policy, academic, technology a... more
  • Wed 7th Jun 6:00pm
    Monthly meetup for all interested in learning and talking about user experience and related matters.

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  • Tim Cook spoke about device during visit to Glasgow University The post Apple is testing a non-invasive glucose monitor to potentially include in next Watch appeared first on FutureScot.
    Posted Fri 19th May by Future Scot
  • 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
  • Glasgow-based fintech firm Asura Financial Technologies (AFT) has secured a six-figure investment deal. AFT is the first company to secure a deal with the help of a Glasgow City Council scheme which has been developed to aid small and medium-sized firms rapidly grow. The company develops cost-saving software for stock brokers and wealth managers and has been backed by ESM Investments, a Scottish angel investment group focused on supporting high-growth technology companies. AFT, which is part of Scotland’s fast-growing Fintech sector, was advised on the deal by law firm Harper Macleod after being directed to the firm as part of the council’s new The post Glasgow Fintech firm AFT secures six-figure investment deal appeared first on FutureScot.
    Posted Tue 16th May by Future Scot
  • Have you ever fancied giving public speaking a shot? I’d love to speak, but couldn’t spin it out to a whole hour or more? I don’t do Powerpoints! Got something you want to get off of your chest? We are going to continue the lightning speak slots at Scottish Testing this year, and are looking … Continue reading "Call for Speakers – Lightning Talks (Glasgow May 31)"
    Posted Thu 11th May by Scottish Testing
  • Join us in Glasgow at the next Scottish Testing Group meeting on May 31st, where the theme is “Automation”. Dan Martland (Edge Testing) will be speaking on: Next Generation Testers In the early days of professional testing, structure and objectivity were seen as paramount – the best testers did what they were asked, how they were … Continue reading "Next Generation Testers – Glasgow, 31 May 2017"
    Posted Wed 10th May by Scottish Testing