In Singapore for Echelon 2012? Check out these cool events happening in the same week
It is less than two weeks to Asia’s leading tech event of the year, Echelon 2012. Over here at e27, our team is busy making some final touches to make this event an awesome one. If you are specially flying in for the event, we’ve compiled a list of other events that is happening during the Echelon week to make your stay in Singapore an even more fulfilling one.By Joanna Yeo 02 Jun, 2012
PyCon Asia Pacific 2012 represents the third edition of the premier conference dedicated to the Python programming language in the Asia Pacific region. It is an independent, community-run, community-controlled and not-for-profit conference, serving as a perfect platform for Python enthusiast throughout Asia-Pacific countries to come together to meet with fellow Python users.
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SHDH.SG is back! And David Weekly, SHDH’s original co-founder will be at the event.
SuperHappyDevHouse (SHDH) started in Silicon Valley in 2005. The name conveys two ideas; first that this is a ‘Development House’ where technical developers will come together to build fun projects and presents them. Secondly, the social event would be a definite time of merry making and casual networking.
Asia’s premier digital marketing conference and exhibition. Themed “Driving Asia’s Digital Development,” the conference will feature six comprehensive tracks, seven keynotes and 36 breakout sessions. The fifth edition of ad:tech Singapore will be held on June 13 and 14 at Suntec International Convention & Exhibition Centre
Educamps are informal meetups where people interested in various aspects of learning and education come and share their projects, ideas and findings. There are no invited speakers or pre-scheduled topics. The topics are decided via participant’s votes at the venue. The idea is to learn from each other’s experiences.
Educamp Singapore is organized by local teachers and education professionals from local schools and organisations. The event is free-of-charge.
iOS Dev Scout Hackthon 2012 is a non-profit developer event for iOS developers, encouraging development using native iOS SDK. The event format is “unconference” or Barcamp-?style, featuring content from the participants themselves.
This will be a 24 hours event (overnight Hackathon) whereby participant will pitch their ideas, form team and build a working prototype or application. There will be rapid-start session at the beginning of the sessions to help developers get started with few tools and frameworks. The Hackathon will start on Saturday morning and end on Sunday morning with final demonstrations.
Time: 9am, 16 June 2012- 10.30am, 17 June 2012
Venue: Plug-In@Blk71. 71 Ayer Rajah Crescent, #02-18 Singapore 139951
Be sure to mark these dates on your calendar!