Tech Events in Yorkshire

Welcome to our monthly round up of tech events in and around Leeds!

If you’re looking to plan ahead you can also check out the newly released event programmes for the Leeds international festival and Leeds Digital festival coming up 22-30 April!

 

7th March SharePoint User Group (Yorkshire) – Dev Ops with VSTS and TypeScript

Developer orientated sessions on the latest hot topics – the next session will focus on TypeScript for C# developers delivered by Peter Shaw followed by Modern ALM and DevOps practices using Microsoft VSTS delivered by Richard Fennell! There will also be the opportunity to share pizza and a pint with your fellow attendees!

Leeds: The Adelphi 3-5 Hunslet Road, Leeds LS10 1JQ – 6 – 9pm More info here

 

14th March Agile Yorkshire – a monthly gathering of IT / Agile professionals from in & around Yorkshire. This month’s session will hear from Amy Thompson who will be talking about velocity with a nod to Harry Potter! & Jon Fulton will share thoughts and experiences from using Metrics with agile teams.

Leeds: Future Labs, 1 Eastgate, Second Floor, Leeds LS2 7LY 6.30 – 9pm More info here

 

16th March – Drupal Yorkshire – looking for Drupal chat, beers and pizza? Head to the monthly Drupal event to meet an open group of digital managers, designers, developers and product owners.

James Drawneek will be talking about component driven theming with automated testing this month. James is an experienced front end developer from CTi digital who has worked on small and enterprise level sites building re-usable and scalable front end stacks. Follow James on Twitter @JamesDrawneek

Leeds: Thursday 16th March – 6.30pm – FutureLabs, 1 Eastgate, Leeds, LS2 7LH – More info here

Tweet em: @DrupalYorkshire

 

17th March Leeds Digital Drinks x St Patrick’s Day

Informal Friday evening catch-up for all those interested in tech, creative and startup culture this week with a special St. Patrick’s day theme.

Leeds: Friday 17th March – 5.30pm -10pm – The Packhorse, Briggate, Leeds LS1 6AT – More info here

Tweet em: Tweet em: @Leedsdigitaldrinks

 

21st March Leeds DevOps – Developing with HoloLens: The Path to Mixed Reality

Leeds: Tuesday 21st March – 6.45pm onwards – ODI node 3rd Floor Munro House, Duke St, Leeds LS9 8A

 

23rd March – York Game Developers – Head along for games and development chat over a beer with interesting like minded folks!

Leeds: Thursday 23rd March – 6.45pm – Royal Oak, 18 Goodramgate – More info here

 

28th March – Agile in Leeds – For anyone in the Leeds or surrounding area interested in: Agile and Lean delivery tools and techniques; people and team building, and meeting user needs

Leeds: Tuesday 28th March – 6pm – FutureLabs FutureLabs, 1 Eastgate, Leeds, LS2 7LH More info here

Tweet em: @agileinleeds #agileinleeds

 

28th March – Word Press Leeds – Monthly meet up for WordPress users, Bloggers, Journalists, Designers, Developers and anyone interested in Blogging and Digital Publishing at FutureLabs featuring free pizza!

Leeds: Tuesday 28th March – 6pm FutureLabs, 1 Eastgate, Leeds, LS2 7LH — More info here

Tweet em: @wpleeds

 

30th March Leeds Sharp – Developing with HoloLens: The Path to Mixed Reality

Microsoft HoloLens is the first fully self-contained holographic computer running Windows 10. It is completely self-contained-no wires, phones, or connection to a PC needed. HoloLens allows you to place holograms in your physical environment and provides a new way to see your world. This session provides a developer’s overview of the HoloLens and holographic app development in Unity and C#. There will also be the opportunity to share pizza and pint with your fellow attendees!

Leeds: FutureLabs, 1 Eastgate LS2 7HL – 6.30 – 9pm More info here

 

30th March – Leeds Ruby Thing – Check out this all skill levels welcome meet up for anyone with an interest in the Ruby programming language! These meet ups usually feature a couple of 5minute lightening talks and a bit of business networking.

Leeds: Thursday 30th March – 7.30pm – 11.30pm – Vertias Bar Leeds, 43 Great George Street – More info here

Tweet em: @LeedsRubyThing

 

31st March Leeds Digital Drinks x Founders Friday

The end of month Leeds digital drinks special in partnership with Founders Friday, as always there will be a series of short talks of the latest happening in Leeds tech, creative & startup world and free beer on hand before moving on to one of Leeds wonderful bars.

Leeds: Friday 31st March – 5.30-7pm – FutureLabs, 1 Eastgate, Leeds, LS2 7LH – More info here

Tweet em: @Leedsdigitaldrinks

 

Weekly events

Coffee and Code – Every Wednesday morning 8-9am popping up in Leeds and York!

Write some code, talk about code and drink some coffee!

Leeds : 8 am, La Bottega Milanase, Bond Court, Leeds (map)

York: 7:30 am, The Perky Peacock Coffee Shop, Lendal Bridge, York, YO1 6HU

Tweet em: #codeandcoffee plus #leeds or #york

 

Monthly events

Hull Digital Developers

Join the Hull digerati for their monthly instalment of building, wiring and coding at C4DI on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month!

Whether your interest is in Arduino, Pi, mbed, FPGA, drones, robots, radios, or more; whether beginner or advanced, all are very welcome at this event!

Hull: 6pm, C4DI, 31-38 Queen Street, Hull HU1 1UU – More info here