Category Archives: Conferences

Our role in world events

Whether Scotland voted ‘Yes’ or ‘No,’ predicting the next financial crisis and finding global talent were a few of the topics on the agenda at this year’s Global Horizons, an international conference presented by Oxford Analytica. This global event, attended by leaders and experts from all over the world, also saw the unveiling of the […]

“Wearable tech is top choice for most promising innovation”, say developers at this year’s jQuery UK

The majority of developers attending jQuery UK are spending more time on projects for mobile this year, and opt for wearable tech such as Apple Watch and Google Glass as top choice for most promising innovation. Developers attending this year’s jQuery UK conference in Oxford were asked what they thought was the most promising technology […]

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 […]

A whole week of Digital Oxford? Don’t mind if we do

Digital Oxford Week, 12-16 May When we co-founded Digital Oxford a few years ago we were driven by the belief that Oxford has all the ingredients for one of the UK’s key digital hubs along the lines of Bristol, Manchester and Brighton.  It’s a world class centre for higher education and research; is commutable to […]

Oxford attracts UK’s largest front­-end web conference

The following is a shortened press release. March 2014 – This May many of the web’s finest developers will gather in Oxford for the third jQuery UK, to discuss and share ideas around the world’s most popular JavaScript framework. Now in its third year, jQuery UK is the UK’s largest front­-end developer conference.  It is the […]

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 […]

jQuery UK is back for 2014!

We are thrilled to announce that the third annual conference will take place on the 16th of May 2014, right here in Oxford.  jQuery UK is the UK’s largest front-end developer conference. Over one day and three exciting tracks, pioneers of the world’s favourite JavaScript framework and wider industry experts will deliver technical content to inspire […]

Narrative … Text … What next?: Transmedia publishing in a Brave New World

Transmedia is vast.  What now, what next…. !?*  Here’s the perfect forum to ask those questions and get a few answers. We’re sponsoring the November Oxford Publishing Society event and considering some key questions for the publishing world, including: What makes the reader ‘turn the page’ in an eBook? Why are enhanced eBooks quite different […]