Category Archives: Events

International Women’s Day: Making IT Happen for Women

Sunday March 8th 2015 Gender diversity still poses a major challenge in the IT industry, with women making up less than 20 per cent of the IT workforce and the number in senior positions remaining stubbornly low. How can we … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Girl Geek Tea Party #47 – Mince Pi (Raspberry Pi Party)

Sunday, 14 December 2014 from 14:00 to 16:00 AutoTrader Offices, Number 1 First Street, 4th Floor, M15 4FN Manchester [Map] Tickets £3.14 – sign up now to get yours here. For our December event, we’re teaming up with various Raspberry Pi organisations around Manchester to put … Continue reading

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Manchester Girl Geeks + ScienceGrrl Xmas Party!

Calendars at the ready! Wednesday, 10 December 2014 from 18:30 to 22:30 Manchester city centre venue (to be confirmed) Tickets *totally free* – get one here. It’s the end of the year, and time to celebrate! We’ll be getting together … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Wikipedia Editing Day, Sunday 23rd November, SpacePortX

Manchester Girl Geeks & Wikimedia UK present an introduction to editing Wikipedia SpacePortX 24-26 Lever St, Manchester, M1 1DZ [Map] 10am-4pm, Sunday 23th November Tickets £4 with lunch included – get your ticket here Practically everyone uses the free encyclopaedia … Continue reading

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Girl Geek Dinner: What Has Science Done For Me? (part of Manchester Science Festival)

Monday 27th October, 6pm-9pm 7th Floor, The Landing, Blue, MediaCityUK, M50 2ST Tickets: £5 (including dinner) Manchester Girl Geeks and ScienceGrrl present an evening with some of the finest minds in science, technology, IT and engineering. • Thinking of studying … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Want to get into Public Engagement? (Free Training)

Monday, 3rd October 2014 9.30am-1pm Kanaris Lecture Theatre at the Manchester Museum Free training Manchester Girl Geeks and ScienceGrrl, who both run workshops and events to engage people with science, are looking for early career researchers to join our team … Continue reading

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Girl Geeks Event: BarCamp 2014 – Final Wave Tickets

It’s your last chance to sign up for our full day of fun interactive talks, demos and more! The final wave of BarCamp tickets are now available (until Thursday 15 May, 5pm): http://mggbarcamp14.eventbrite.co.uk If you’ve already signed up, please note … Continue reading

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Girl Geeks Event: BarCamp 2014 – Second Wave Ticket Release

The second wave of BarCamp tickets are being released on: Tuesday, 22nd April at 12noon. The all important ticket link: http://mggbarcamp14.eventbrite.co.uk We now have a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) section that gives you further background info on what to expect … Continue reading

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Girl Geeks Event: BarCamp 2014

We are holding our second BarCamp on 31st May 2014! With the support of The Institute of Humanities and Social Science Research (IHSSR) at Manchester Metropolitan University, we will be able to make the event even bigger (250+ people). Full … Continue reading

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March event – Saturday Science at MOSI

Saturday Science at MOSI Saturday 15th March, 10.30am – 3.30pm Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester Since it’s National Science and Engineering Week, and International Women’s Day, we’ve been invited by MOSI to take part in their Saturday Science event – we’ll be in … Continue reading

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