Category: Meet the meetup

Meet the Meetup: Immerse Sheffield

We met the team behind Immerse Sheffield to see how they are fitting into the city’s vibrant meetup scene.

Immerse Sheffield is the meetup for people interested in immersive technologies in Sheffield. Launched earlier this year, the team has hosted two meetups plus a workshop as part of the inaugural Sheffield Digital Festival. We caught up with the team, Martin Alcock, Ben Atha, Laura Smith and Ben Carlin, to find out more about Immerse

Meet the Meetup: agile Sheffield

The team behind agile Sheffield tell us how they’ve grown their meetup community.

We caught up with organisers Richard Joseph, Katie Attwood and Tom Hoyland to find out what it takes to make a meetup more than just an event, and what plans the team has for future growth. What made you want to start an agile meetup? We hosted our first meetup back in July 2015, after

Meet the Meetup: Sheffield Data for Good

We caught up with Tom French to find out how the Sheffield Data for Good meetup is using data to tackle the city’s biggest social problems.

Meetup founder, Tom French speaks to us about how the events are going and how the idea has been shaped and developed to deliver real positive impact in Sheffield. What made you want to start the Sheffield Data for Good meetup? It began with my day job, which is in the research and evaluation team

Meet the Meetup: legup.social

We caught up with the legup.social team to find out more about Sheffield’s first meetup for digital mentors and mentees.

The team has so far organised 13 meetups in Sheffield and two in Manchester, so we caught up with them to find out how it all started, how it’s going and what’s next for legup.social. What made you want to start a meetup to help small businesses, charities and social enterprises with digital? Two things