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An informal get-together for people who work in the web industry around Melbourne.

Melbourne Geek Night

Past events

Next event: 6:00pm, 20th July 2015.

23 Meyers Place, Melbourne 3000.

Melbourne Geek Night is an informal get-together for people who work in the web industry around Melbourne to catch-up, have a yarn, share ideas and talk about new techniques and technologies.

Aside from all the beer and social blather there are a small number of short talks (around 20 minutes) from guest speakers on all things 'webby'. Come along and get learned!

Interested in attending? Register now.

July 2015

A Content-Led Destruction of Silos

Once we work out what content is, how can we use it to help everyone in design, development and management collaborate better and produce a better result? When we talk about content, we're talking about the constraints that we put in place to help us make decisions which, in turn, make the workload much lighter.

By Josh Kinal @sealfur

Strategy and Content Director,
Floate Design Partners.

Strengthen your business with Slack

Power up your team collaboration and communication with Slack. Never heard of it? Not sure what the big deal is? Learn some tips on how to use the internet's new favourite chat app effectively in the office.

By Sam Buckley @valstorm

Senior Developer,
Thirst Studios.

Using the Design Sprint process to accelerate innovation

How we locked up 12 people in a room for a week and used a Google Ventures inspired Design Sprint process to accelerate innovation at SEEK. We’ll discuss some practical tips and tricks, our learnings and some important deviations from the process defined by Google Ventures.

By Vedran Arnautovic @ThatBaldUXGuy & Rob Alford @Alfy86

UX Designers,

Where is it?

Loop Bar

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Who's behind this?

Melbourne Geek Night is brought to you by
Thirst Studios. A small user experience (UX) web design team based in Melbourne, Australia.