Category: Meet the meetup

Meet the Meetup: agile Sheffield

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

agile Sheffield started in 2015 when founders, Richard Joseph and Chris Roberts, set out to replicate the communities of like-minded people, sharing their experiences of being agile, that they’d been part of in London. Many meetups later, the community has grown to more than 1000 members and would like to collaborate with other meetups in

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