Networking Events: July 2018

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    • 18th June 2018

    As a Leeds recruitment agency we know how important it is to stay in touch with professionals in your own field. We therefore collect networking and learning events.

    It’s the perfect way to meet fellow professionals, gain extra confidence or just expand your skillset.

    This month our networking events cover a wide area. Whether you’re in Leeds, Huddersfield or Manchester, there’s a quality event for you to be a part of! Read on to see the complete list of events for yourself, and click the links at the end to book your place. A cost may apply to some events.

    Mobile Monthly

    6:00-8:00pm, Thursday 5th of July

    Leeds is a hub for UK developers, making it a great place to find digital marketing jobs, meet fellow professionals or bolster your skills. This event by digital design house, Lightstart, lets you do both of these in a relaxed, welcoming setting.

    Suitable for mobile developers, this event is a great place to hear about upcoming trends, new techniques and exciting new projects. You’ll be able to make new business contacts in the Leeds tech community, while enjoying some quality beer and pizza as you do so!

    This month’s event also features some quality guest speakers. Jordan Mazurke will be talking about hacking your way to a secure mobile app, while Adam Rush will be taking us on a deep dive into HomeKit. This is an excellent opportunity for developers at any stage of their career!

    For more details about this event, click here.

     The Huddersfield Huddle

    06:00-08:30pm, Monday 9th of July

    This event from The Yorkshire Mafia is ideal for professionals in Huddersfield. It offers relaxed networking in The Head of Steam, making it a great choice if you’re new to the networking scene.

    The event attracts a mix of fresh faces and regulars, so you’ll be in good company regardless of your background. You can also join the group for a curry at the end of the evening if you feel things are going well.

    For more information about the event, click here.

    The Future of FinTech

    07:30-09:30am, Thursday 19th of July

    If you or your business uses FinTech in some way, you’ll want to stay abreast of its changes. This Manchester event covers several key areas of this technology, giving you the right knowledge to serve you and your future customers.

    The event reflects our trend towards a cashless society, as well as the explosion of start-ups in the FinTech sector. Its panel of experts will discuss a variety of topics, including cryptocurrencies, frictionless payments and cyber security. They’ll also consider the impact of AI, the regulatory landscape and how you can customise FinTech yourself!

    For more details, click here.

    Introduction to Driven Woman

    06:45-09:00pm, Monday 23rd of July

    This women-only network is designed to help female professionals achieve their goals. Meeting once a month, the group helps its members define success and work towards their aims. It promises a safe and honest environment, and this month’s introduction evening is the perfect opportunity to learn more.

    Women attending the introduction event can talk about their ambitions, set long and short-term goals and hear inspirational stories from other attendees. It’s an invaluable opportunity to kickstart your ambitions, and there’s no obligation to join the group long-term.

    For more information, click here.

    An Introduction to Microsoft Bot Framework

    06:30-09:30pm, Thursday 26th of July

    AI is going to be a massive part of how we use technology in the future, and we’re already seeing it in consumer-end websites. This Leeds event is a great way to learn more about Microsoft Bot Framework, which lets you add chatbots to services like Skype, Slack and Facebook. It takes place at Platform, a stylish modern venue on New Station Street in Leeds.

    The event covers the basic of Bot Framework, such as the tools you can use and how to get started. It’ll also explore how Microsoft Cognitive Services can make your chatbots even more effective!

    If you work in e-commerce or similar sectors, this is an opportunity you can’t afford to miss! For more details, click here.

    Northern Links Networking

    06:00-08:00pm, Thursday 26th of July

    If you’re a professional in the Manchester area, this event is a great networking opportunity. It takes place at the Bay Horse Tavern, a stylish pub in the heart of Manchester’s Northern Quarter.

    Enjoy networking in a relaxed, welcoming environment with free drinks for all attendees. You can also enjoy the pub’s delicious food and win prizes from the event’s sponsor!

    For more details, click here.

    These are just some of the excellent networking events and learning gatherings July 2018 has to offer. Working with Gloss Recruitment can open up even more chances to find digital marketing jobs.

    We’re always looking for talented candidates in creative industries, and our website has plenty of creative job listings for you to browse. Alternatively, you can sign up to our newsletter to get all our latest articles and tips delivered straight to your inbox.

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