Making Links is a two-day nonprofit technology conference, focusing on how technology can enhance and support social inclusion. As well as oral presentations, case studies and practical workshops, we have a mini film festival to showcase multimedia works in keeping with this yearâ€™s theme of social inclusion. There will also be a short bus tour of community IT projects. There will be networking opportunities for workers and volunteers in community organisations who work with and/or are interested in web development, multimedia, Web 2.0 and mobile technology.
Meet at the Oxford Scholar. Regulars encouraged to meet at 7.00pm for dinner/drinks.
Every second Wednesday at Xero. Come talk art, design, UI/UX, web, anything techy and cross overs of all this!
This month the Victorian Adobe User Group will feature an open discussion focusing on mobile device technology. Whether it be a Mobile, SmartPhone, PDA, tablet PC, MP3 player, eBook reader, Internet tablet, palm top PC or some other Rich Internet Application enabled device, they all provide a new frontier for innovating and taking our projects to the next level.
Some people dream of starting their own business, that will be run right. Too often this turns into a nightmare costing them sanity, friends, family and cash.
National E-security Awareness Week runs from 6-13 June, and public events are being held all over Australia to raise awareness of the most common e-security risks and the simple steps people can take to help avoid them. Join Future Melbourne and the Australian Government for a short presentation on “E-security: Is it my problem?” with Rob Forsyth, e-security expert and managing director of Sophos, followed by lunch.