Groups

Some of the user groups previously hosted at the GIST Lab are still continuing – see below for details (correct at 23 Dec 2012).

General Sheffield-based geekery can be also be found elsewhere online:

Previously Hosted at the GIST Foundation

.net

When: Monthly, First Thursday, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where: Workstation, Sheffield, S1 2BX

Twitter: @dotnetsheff
Mailing List: Google Group
Contact: Daley Chetwynd (@dchetwynd)

Kids Coding

When: TBC
Where: TBC

Mailing List: Google Group
Contact: Ian Ibbotson (@ianibbo)

Geeks in the Pub

When: Monthly, First Wednesday, 7pm onwards
Where: Varies

Hashtag: #gitpub
Contact: Chris Hunt (@clearcarbon), Richard Allsebrook (@richardathome)

Hardware Hackers & Makers

When: TBC
Where: TBC

Hashtag: #shhm
Twitter:
 
@shhmakers
Mailing List: Google Group
Contact: Andy Kirby, Janine Kirby (@j9kirby)

Open Data

When: Monthly, Third Monday, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where: Workstation, Sheffield, S1 2BX

Twitter: @opensheffield
Hashtag: #datashf
Mailing List: Google Group
Contact: Jag Goraya (@jagusti)

Open Rights Group

When: Varies
Where: Varies

Twitter: @orgshef
Contact: Richard King (@graphiclunarkid)

PHP

When: TBC
Where: TBC

Twitter: @shefphp
Contact: Rowan Merewood (@rowan_m)

Python

When: Monthly, Last Tuesday, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where: Workstation, Sheffield, S1 2BX

Twitter: @pysheff
Contact: Daley Chetwynd (@dchetwynd)

Raspberry Pi

When: Monthly, Last Wednesday, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where: TBC

Organiser: Paul Beech (@guru)

Ruby

When: Monthly, Second Monday, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where: Workstation, Sheffield, S1 2BX

Twitter: @sheffieldruby
Website: http://shrug.org
Contact: James Almond (@jamesalmond)

Startup Club

When: Monthly (1 of 2), First Friday, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where: Showroom Bar, Sheffield, S1 2BX

When: Monthly (2 of 2), Third Thursday, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where: Workstation, Sheffield, S1 2BX

Twitter: @startupclubshf
Hashtag: #startupclub
Mailing List: Google Group
Contact: Jag Goraya (@jagusti)

WordPress

When: Monthly, Second Tuesday, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Where: Workstation, Sheffield, S1 2BX

Twitter: @sheffieldword
Hashtag: #wpsheff
Website: http://wpsheffield.com
Contact: Kimb Jones (@mkjones)