Category: Meet the meetup

Meet the meetup: Sheffield Collective

Find out more about the meetup for freelancers, sole traders and self employed folk in Sheffield.

Sheffield Collective is an inclusive meetup for anyone in the Sheffield City Region working on their own. Whilst most attendees do work in the digital industries, it is open to all professions and throughout lockdown the virtual monthly meetups have helped people to make friends and to chat about what COVID-19 has meant for their

Meet the Meetup: Sheffield Women in Tech

Find out why this successful meetup started, how it has developed and what’s in store for Sheffield’s Women in Tech.

Why did you start the ShfWiT meetup? Emma: Mel and I attended an “overly pink” women’s meetup that we felt didn’t empower or represent the women we saw in tech every day. We wanted something that spotlighted the positivity we could see, so Mel gathered an initial group of amazing Sheff women and we started

Meet the Meetup: ProductTank Sheffield

International meetup brand ProductTank is now in Sheffield and we caught up with the organisers to find out how it’s going.

What made you start the ProductTank meetup in Sheffield? We ultimately think there’s a product-related community in the city that’s yet to be fully unearthed. Our aim is to diversify that in two key areas; one is to make sure that people from non-product backgrounds are welcome (whether you work with/alongside product, or just have

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.

What made you want to start an immersive technologies meetup? Immersive Tech is an exciting new frontier in digital and there was a growing number of people and businesses exploring the technology. All of us have worked with it separately and wanted a space to talk about all the exciting stuff we were seeing happening