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Coronavirus update

In line with government advice, Gulbenkian and Colyer-Fergusson Concert Hall are now closed to 30 June. See our regularly updated statement here.

This event is now cancelled. In line with government advice, Gulbenkian and Colyer-Fergusson Hall are now closed until 30 June 2020. If you have purchased tickets for this event, please do not contact our Ticket office, we will contact you over the upcoming days. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Every month we meet to share ideas, stories and techniques around design, development, process, community and much more, covering all aspects of technology.

The previously advertised event in April has been cancelled. In line with government advice, Gulbenkian and Colyer-Fergusson Hall are now closed until 30 April 2020.  Thank you for your patience and understanding.

April:Return the carriage, feed the line by Aaron Taylor:
An unnecessary (but interesting) look at the quirks of modern computing and the antiquated decisions that made them.

WhatsItLike, a microservice focused project from an inexperienced team by Karen Scott
WhatsItLike was developed by a team of young developers who used it as a learning experience. Its architecture leans towards a microservice approach, using a range of AWS cloud services. My talk will describe the project architecture and of managing a team with limited development time and inexperienced developers.


Free pizza and a free drink will be provided for each audience member. Please note this will only be available for people who register for a ticket before midday the day before the event.


Sponsored by Holiday Extras

At Holiday Extras we believe time is precious, and holidays are some of the most precious times we have. So it’s fitting our purpose and promise to our customers is less hassle, more holiday. We’re a fast-moving travel technology business based in Kent, obsessed with making it easy for customers to make the most of their trip. With over 4 million bookings a year we are one of the UK’s most innovative travel companies and continue to grow fast and expand our offering as a trips-based business. We have a tech team of over 120 people who work in agile teams, each with their own mission to make us a technology leader in the travel industry.



Our work with young people

Children and Young People are at the heart of what we do, as audience members, as participants and as thought leaders.

Through our landmark ART31 project we are working with young people and partners in Kent to create new opportunities through the arts for under 25's across the county.

Below are some of our current projects focused on the development of young people.

Our projects with young people