Linux at the Observatory and OpenWRT – LUV

Join the LUV October meetup and hear talks on:

  • Use of Linux at the Australian Astronomical Observatory — Tim Connors
  • OpenWRT: A GNU/Linux based firmware program for embedded devices such as residential gateways and routers — Bernie Schelberg

Date: 4th October 2011
Location: The Buzzard Lecture Theatre. Evan Burge Building, Trinity College, Melbourne University Main Campus, Parkville.

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Connectivity: Creating Learning Futures – !dea11

The !dea11 conference looks at current opportunities and challenges facing learners, teachers and policy makers as they strive to make the most of digital learning. Hear about trends in learning and teaching arising from enhanced connectivity provided through the National Broadband Network (NBN), the impact of technology on the design of learning spaces and the opportunities to improve outcomes and manage costs through the adoption of common approaches and technical standards.

Date: 30th November – 2nd December 2011
Location: The Hilton on the Park, 192 Wellington Parade Melbourne

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UX Book Club Melbourne

UX Melbourne is an informal community of UX professionals grown organically to encourage all people interested in user experience to get together.

The September UX Book Club is ‘Digital Ground: Architecture, Pervasive Computing, and Environmental Knowing’ by Malcolm McCullough. You don’t have to have read the book to attend but you can free download the first chapter from MIT press.

Date: 27th September 2011
Location: Computer Science Staff Room, Level 8, Building 14, RMIT University, Corner Swanston & Franklin Streets Melbourne

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Sharepoint Saturday Melbourne

Join the SharePoint Saturday event where architects, developers, business users and other professionals that work with Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 get together.

It will be an educational, informative and lively event filled with sessions from respected SharePoint professionals and MVPs, covering a wide variety of SharePoint orientated topics.

Date: 22nd October 2011
Location: 440 Collins Street, Melbourne

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PMP Workshop – Simplilearn

The PMP workshop is a comprehensive workshop that includes:

  • 2 days of Classroom Training
  • 3 months of online training
  • 5 PMP Practice Tests
  • 35 contact hours completion Course certificate
  • Live interactive webinars every week
  • Quiz and case studies included
  • 1 Year subscription of MS Project 2007 and 2010 e-Learning course

Melbourne – 20th – 21st October 2011

Perth – 29th – 30th October 2011

Brisbane – 29th – 30th October 2011

Sydney – 27th – 28th October 2011

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Business in the Cloud Seminar

This seminar is for businesses who are interested in moving to the cloud and keeping up with innovations in technology. Learn about the key concepts of cloud computing and benefits to business owners. You’ll see a demonstration of Xero, hear from local business owners already using cloud applications and also have your questions answered by experts and network with local businesses.

Date: 5th October 2011
Location: Maroochy Surf Club, 34-36 Alexandra Parade Cotton Tree, Maroochydore

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