6 February Wrap Up

by Kris Howard, Director of Developer Relations It’s been several weeks since my last report, and as you might expect – I’ve been busy! I spent the week from January 16-20 in Hobart, Tasmania for linux.conf.au. What a beautiful city for a conference! More than 500 Free and Open Source Software enthusiasts met up for […]

Volunteering with YOW!

By Hayden Warmington Thinking about being a volunteer at the next YOW! event, but are unsure what you’re in for? You’ve come to the right place. I’ve been lucky enough to work with YOW! twice now and will definitely be back for more. In this post I’lll be talking mostly about my experience at YOW! […]

13 January Wrap Up

by Kris Howard, Director of Developer Relations Welcome to 2017, everyone! The year started slowly with only a few meetups as everyone enjoyed the holidays, but thankfully things have started to ramp up again. The first meetup I attended in 2017 was Sydney Testers last week at the Tyro FinTechHub. The speaker was a special guest in […]

What to Expect at Your First YOW! Conference

by Kris Howard, Director of Developer Relations Happy 2017, everyone! Since most of the meetup groups go on hiatus around the holidays, I haven’t had any fodder for a Meetup Wrap in a long time. On the upside it’s been very relaxing, and it’s given me the opportunity to reflect on the many YOW! events […]

27 November Wrap Up

The YOW! 2016 Conference is sold out in Melbourne, but you can still get tickets for Sydney and Brisbane. There are also DepthFirst workshops in Sydney and Melbourne. I was going to say it was a slow week… but I’ve just checked my calendar, and I still made it to FIVE different events! The first on Monday […]

20 November Wrap Up

The YOW! 2016 Conference is sold out in Melbourne, but you can still get tickets for Sydney and Brisbane. There are also DepthFirst workshops in Sydney and Melbourne. Three meetups this week, including another trip to Melbourne! On Tuesday I flew to Melbourne to host YOW Night in the amazing event space at Zendesk. Our speaker was Lindsay […]