Our top tech events in the North this month
ExpertTalks Leeds Leeds – 6th September – Lamberts Yard
This month’s theme of ExpertTalks is ‘What’s happening in the Data World + Continuous Control (and retiring DevOps).
Their speakers will include Dan Mitchell who is the Equal Experts Operability Lead and spends his time between delivery and helping organisations understand operability!
The second session will focus on ‘What’s happening in the Data World – Where we’ve come from and where we’re going’. The speaker for this session will be Steve Hicklin who is part of EE’s Data Practice and focuses on Data Engineering, Data Sciences and Platform migrations.
Food and drink will be provided. Tickets and more info:
Manchester AI Tech, Data & Business Intelligence – 10th September – Federation House
The Manchester AI Tech Group has been founded to cover all topics within AI and BI. Topics at this meetup tend to cover Data, Business Intelligence, Machine learning and AI.
This month they’ll be discussing Artificial Intelligence using Sparks on Databricks, and the guest speakers are Sherin Mathew from Simpson Associates as well as Fahd Rafi.
More info on this meetup is available here:
Entrepreneurs 2.0: The Next Generation – 18th September UKFast Campus
They’re young, fearless, tech-savvy and determined to change the world. This Manchester meet up introduces you to the next generation of entrepreneurs!
Earlier this year BusinessCloud identified 35 entrepreneurs under the age of 35 who had the courage to create something fantastic with tech and on September 18th a number of the entrepreneurs will be sharing their experiences in their own words.
More info and ticket link is here:
Tech Nation on Tour – 27th September – ODI Leeds
Tech Nation on Tour is an exclusive event for founders, entrepreneurs, investors and tech ecosystem partners. Take a closer look at the most comprehensive mapping of the digital tech ecosystem to date and learn more about Tech Nation and their exciting plans for the future.
It takes place between 17:30 and 20:30 and tickets are free! More info and tickets here:
Leeds Sharp – 27th September – Platform
This month at Leeds sharp they’ll be discussing Monolith and Microservice using Azure – 2, and what’s new in C#8!
Speaking this month will be Callum Whyte, a senior .NET developer for The Cogworks in London. He is currently leading the team building an app to monitor blood pressure in pregnancy for the NHS utilising some of the latest tech: Xamarin, microservices with Azure Functions and .NET Core.
Secondly, they have Tom Parrish, one of Crisp’s Senior Developers. C# is constantly evolving so you can write the most advanced coding of your career. With C#8 rumoured to launch this year, Tom will guide you through the key features and share ideas on how you can use them in 2019.
Leeds Ruby Thing – 27th September – Veritas Ale & Wine Bar
A small informal event for anyone interested in the Ruby programming language. All skill levels are welcome.
There are usually some 5 minute lightning talks at the start of each meeting, which anyone is welcome to take part in, if you head over to their lightning talks page for more info on this
The meetup has evolved to being not just about Ruby language anymore, recently attendees have been discussing languages such as Go and Elixir.
More info here: