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Wild Hack Haverfordwest

8:51 am in Events, Programme by bloc

Saturday 24th October 10am – 4pm
At The Lab, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire.

Haverfordwest has lots of beautiful natural spaces right on its doorstep. Wild Hack Haverfordwest is a gathering of makers, artists, diy and technology enthusiasts, computer programmers, wild folk, sea farers, ramblers, children, local residents and adventurous people.

Everyone will work together to invent new tools for exploring the wonderful wild places in and around the town.

We want you to join us!

Come and get your hands dirty with technology!

Bring your own laptop, hardware and ideas.

No technical or artistic skills necessary.

To find out more, contact Kathryn@bloc.org.uk

To book visit http://wildhack.eventbrite.co.uk

www.bloc.org.uk

Facebook: /blocCreativeTechnologyWales @blocuk, #wildtec

www.thelabhaverfordwest.org

Facebook: The Lab Haverfordwest @harfatlab

The Lab is working with artists, designers and people from the town to help make a difference in Haverfordwest.

Events are free with a warm welcome to all – we’d love you to be involved.

The Lab is funded by Arts Council Wales, Pembrokeshire County cialis 20 Council, National Lottery and Welsh Government.

Jelly

8:51 am in Events, What's Exciting by Nick Smith

Inventorium would like to invite you to join their next Jelly on the 4th October 2012 which will be taking place in The National Library of Wales.

A day to work, chat & collaborate in a friendly relaxed environment and meet new and likeminded people.

We provide the chairs, sofas, wi-fi, tea, coffee, lunch and you get to meet other interesting people to talk to and bounce ideas off!
Just bring your laptop or whatever you need to get your work done.

Please click here to register your interest and feel free to bring your colleagues and friends!

During the Jelly there will be the opportunity to book clinics with PATLIB Cymru who help make the most of Welsh ideas by providing access to Intellectual Property (IP) information. PATLIB Cymru is part-financed by the European Regional Development Fund and offers:

  • a free enquiry service
  • access to free online IP databases
  • literature on various aspects of Intellectual Property
  • guidance on patent searching for those who are unsure where to start

To book an appointment during the Jelly, call the Welsh Government Business Information line on 03000 6 03000.

Where: The National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion. SY23 3BU

When: 4th October 10.00 until 16.00 (but feel free to come and go as you please)

 

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Launch of northern bloc 2 completion report

12:00 am in Seminars by bloc

Date: Tues 25 September, 2007
Time: 12-1pm

This lunchtime event launched the findings of northern bloc`s second phase; presented the aims and objectives of northern bloc ‘s proposed third phase and included short presentations from three creative technology practitioners based in the northern bloc region.

 

Outline:

northern bloc was initially established in 2005 in collaboration with the Arts Council of Wales and Conwy County Borough Council, later extending in its second phase to the counties of Anglesey and Gwynedd. The project’s overall aim has been to promote creative work using computer technology by identifying and bringing together individuals and clusters working with new technology in North West Wales.

In line with northern bloc`s objective to increase the profile of creative technology practitioners and the sector in general, the event also includes three short presentations from practitioners based in the region.

The full report is available at: http://www.bloc.org.uk/cgi-bin/showbig.cgi?id=87

 

Contributors:

Rob Dix | Business and Development Manager, Regeneration Services, Conwy County Borough Council

Stefhan Caddick | northern bloc Project Manager

Dr Emma Posey | Director, bloc

Joel Cockrill | Director, Movix Media

http://movix.co.uk/

Area: northern bloc