Category Archives: Upcoming Events

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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Manchester Girl Geek Dinner: Meet The Scientists (part of Manchester Science Festival)

Wednesday 30th October, 6pm onwards Upstairs in Pizza Hut, Corporation Street, Manchester (opposite M&S) Tickets: £5 (including food) via Eventbrite Manchester Girl Geeks presents an evening with some of science’s finest! We’ve gathered together researchers and experts from all areas of … Continue reading

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Manchester Girl Geeks and Wikimedia UK, in association with Manchester Science Festival, presents Wikipedia Editing Day

MadLab, Edge Street, Manchester, 11am-5pm, Sunday 27th October, tickets £3 (including lunch) Get your ticket here. Manchester Girl Geeks presents an introduction to editing Wikipedia. Practically everyone uses the free encyclopaedia to find out about the world – but have … Continue reading

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Girl Geek Tea Party #35 – Show and Tell Sunday 29th September, 2-4pm @MadLab

Do you have a passion for technology? What gadget could you not live without? What wonder of science do you think the world should know about? Come to the next Manchester Girl Geek Tea Party and share your knowledge with girls (and … Continue reading

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Manchester Girl Geek Tea Party #33: Soft Electronics @MadLab

Sunday, July 28, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM Manchester, United Kingdom Tickets £5 from Eventbrite Not only will we provide materials and instructions to make a hand-sewn cuddly animal toy – we’ll be adding a geeky twist, using … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Girl Geek Dinner #12 in association with ThoughtWorks @MadLab

Wednesday, June 19, 2013 from 6pm to 9pm MadLab, 36-40 Edge Street, Manchester, M4 1HN Tickets: £3, including dinner “Shaping the future of IT – Female Leaders” ThoughtWorks are a global software company with a base in Manchester, and they’ve … Continue reading

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Upcoming event: Manchester Girl Geeks workshops – in association with ScienceGrrl, Saturday 9th March @MOSI

On the 9th of March, Manchester Girl Geeks and ScienceGrrl will be marking International Women’s Day with an afternoon of events at the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester. ScienceGrrl are organising an afternoon of fun events at MOSI, … Continue reading

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Girl Geeks BarCamp: it’s all coming together!

We’re super excited about our upcoming event in March, our first ever Girl Geeks BarCamp. On the 16th March, we’ll be expecting around 70 people coming together at MadLab to give talks, hear talks, share their knowledge, and socialise! Thanks … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Wikipedia Edit Day @MadLab, Sunday 25th November, 11am-4pm

Manchester Girl Geeks‘ afternoon tea party is going all day for November. Together we’ll be editing online reference guide Wikipedia with a focus on improving coverage of girl geeks on ‘The Free Encyclopedia’. Women are sorely underrepresented in editing and contributing … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Electric Tea Party @ MOSI – 28th October

Ever wanted to learn how to solder, and make your own electronics? Join Manchester Girl Geeks at their regular tea party, make your own LED badge to take home and enjoy some tea and cake. This special edition Manchester Science … Continue reading

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