Author Archives: Vicky Carmichael

The problem with generalisations is…

Last week we held our third All Your Base conference in Oxford. It’s a one-day, single track conference on data and databases. It’s a fully curated conference and we work hard to balance interest and budget to end up with 10 or 11 excellent speakers from around the world. Just as we want the talk […]

ALL YOUR BAS3

The third All Your Base conference is happening next month here in Oxford, with our John Wards presiding. AYB was John’s idea back in 2012, and he does an amazing job curating and chairing the only database conference of its kind in the UK! Jeni Tennison, Technical Director at Open Data Institute, will kick things […]

BIRDIE – A new photography conference from White October Events!

One-day photography conference, BIRDIE, is happening at Shoreditch Village Hall in London on Saturday 13 September 2014. Our sister company, White October Events, has added a brand new event to their lineup, to join the hugely successful jQuery UK and All Your Base conferences! BIRDIE is a new conference for photography enthusiasts. The idea came […]

Getting the most out of a tech conference

We’ve organised a few events in our time, including jQuery UK and All Your Base, and we try to get to as many conferences and meetups as we can, so we thought we’d share some of our tips for getting the most out of attending a tech event. Check Lanyrd before you go If you’re […]