Ignite Melbourne #4

Ignite’s catch phase is “enlighten us, but make it quick“. One of the previous speakers described it as “speed dating for ideas”. Talks are focused on entrepreneurship and technology.

Ignite is a global event, organised by volunteers. Participants are given five minutes to speak about their ideas and personal or professional passions with 20 slides. Each slide is displayed for 15 seconds and slides are automatically advanced.

Date: 9th August 2011
Location: 401 Little Bourke St, Melbourne

For more information visit: http://ignite-melbourne.com/

Game Design, Blender, Python and OSIA – LUV

Linux Users of Victoria is one of Australia’s largest GNU/Linux, free software and open source user groups usually conducting two regular events each month.

This meeting is for intermediate to advanced users and there are two presentations:

  • Game Design with Blender and Python — Alex Fraser
  • OSIA — Daniel Jitnah

Date: 2nd August 2011
Location: Evan Burge Building, Trinity College, Melbourne University Main Campus, Parkville.

For more information visit: http://luv.asn.au/2011/08/02

SANS Sydney 2011

Join SANS Sydney for Security and IPv6 Essentials, Audit, Network Forensics and Advanced Pen Testing.

  • SEC401: SANS Security Essentials with evening Bootcamp (GSEC) taught by Mark Hofman, SANS Certified Instructor
  • SEC546: IPv6 Essentials taught by Paul Henry, SANS Certified Instructor (Nov 11)
  • AUD507: Auditing Networks, Perimeters, and Systems (GSNA) taught by David Hoelzer, SANS Faculty fellow and Course Author
  • FOR558: Network Forensics taught by Paul Henry, SANS Certified Instructor
  • SEC660: Advanced Penetration Testing, Exploits, and Ethical Hacking taught by Stephen Sims, SANS Senior Instructor and Course Author

Date: 11th November – 19th November 2011
Location: Sydney Marriott Hotel, 36 College Street, Sydney

For more information visit: http://www.sans.org/sydney-2011/event.php

Edge of the Web

Edge of the Web brings together a line up of international and national experts in their fields to present a diverse range of leading-edge and highly topical content.

The conference focuses on the latest web development techniques and next generation business practises that utilise the web.

Date: 28th and 29th July 2011
Location: The University Club of WA, Hackett Entrance #1, Hackett Drive, Crawley

For more information visit: http://eotw.com.au/

Swarm Sydney

Swarm Sydney connects online Community Managers and is an opportunity to share resources, best practices, information and ideas as well as contributing to the digital future. This event features international speakers and some of Australia’s best community thinkers and doers.

The day aims to stimulate and inspire, while providing some actionable insights. It is ideal for anyone interested in in online engagement or the art and science of community.

Date: 10th November 2011
Location: Teachers Federation Conference Centre, 37 Reservoir St, Surry Hills

For more information visit: http://swarmsydney.com.au/

2011 IAB Australia Awards

The 2011 IAB Australia Awards are the online advertising industry’s awards for creativity and effectiveness in Australia. The interactive advertising industry is growing strongly again and online advertising has exceeded 2.35 billion. The creativity, imagination, strategic planning and execution of interactive advertising support continued double-digit growth and this showcased and rewarded at this industry event.

28th July 2011
Location: CarriageWorks, 245 Wilson Street, Eveleigh

For more information visit: http://www.thenationalsmallbusinesssummit.com.au/event_aims