Category: Events

Software Developers and Technology Meetup Group

Code Kata

Coding Kata Meetup

The October 2018 meetup was held in Finnegan & Son in Newry.  Organiser Joe McKevitt guided attendees through exercises in refactoring legacy could with a test-driven development approach. Links Introduction into Session id – 4bPhxc Teams used on the night – join team , lion, zebra, buffalo, rabbit, eagle, kingfisher Speed car Kata –…
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Innovation Nation: Newry 2018

The inaugural Innovation Nation: Newry 2018 is taking place in Newry Town Hall on Thursday 27th September. The organisers have kindly offered a small number of complimentary tickets to members of the Newry Digital network. If you would like to avail of this opportunity please contact us and we will forward your information to the…
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Cybersecurity Meetup

The July meetup was held in the original co-working space in Newry – The Hub. Suzanne & Paddy welcomed us on the 26th July as we heard from Peter McCaul about local startup Péarlí who operate a retail loyalty fob service in several shopping centres and are beginning to expand. Péarlí share office space with…
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Blockchain Meetup

Almost 30 people joined us in the air-conditioned surroundings of Newry’s latest co-working space: Garrett of welcomed the audience with pizza, beer and soft drinks into the cool surroundings of a space that is sure to attract freelancers and home workers who want to mingle with other creatives.   The theme for the…
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Internet of Things Meetup

Newry Digital Meetup held an IoT meetup on Tuesday in conjunction with DigitalNMD (Newry, Mourne, Down District Council), Southern Regional College and South-Eastern Regional College. Michael Forster started proceedings explaining the local council’s DigitalNMD programme to support local business in the use of emerging technology such as drones and VR. Martin Naughtan then took the…
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