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  • Tinker Ecology.Tinkers around us.
  • Why?● Tinkering is fun!● We are not the only tinkerers/hackers.● Things are better together
  • BCS.BCS - Kent Branch.
  • BCS
  • BCS - What!● "The BCS provides both members and the public with an unrivalled opportunity to keep abreast of current developments in numerous areas of interest."● Meets monthly in school of Computing plus other events.
  • Digibury - Where?
  • Digibury.Digibury - Desson.
  • Digibury - What!● A group of local people interested in technology.● Run by the Deeson (a local web dev shop).● Meets once a month on a Wednesday.
  • Digibury - Where?
  • Create.Create - Fruit Works.
  • Create - What!● By a local start-up for startups.● Softer geekery, targets businesses people.● Hosted in a co-working space in Canterbury.
  • Create - Where?
  • OSHUG.Open Source Hardware User Group.
  • OSHUG.
  • OSHUG - What!A group of people with a sharedinterest in Open Source Hardware,we hold regular meetings in andaround London.
  • @9600 @psd
  • OSHUG - Where?
  • BarCamp.
  • BarCamp.
  • Barcamp - What!BarCamp is an international network of user-generated Free conferences (orunconferences). They are open, participatoryworkshop-events, the content of which isprovided by participants. The first BarCampsfocused on early-stage web applications, andwere related to open sourcetechnologies, socialprotocols, and open data formats.
  • Barcamp - Where?
  • Hack Spaces.
  • Hack Spaces
  • Hack Spaces - What?Hackerspaces can be viewed as opencommunity labs incorporating elementsof machine shops, workshops and/orstudios where hackers can cometogether to share resources andknowledge to build and make things.
  • Hack Spaces - Where?
  • MakerFaire.
  • MakerFaire.
  • Maker Faire - What?Maker Faire is the premier event for grassrootsinnovation. As the Worlds Largest DIY Festival,this two-day family friendly Faire has somethingfor everyone - a showcase of invention,creativity and resourcefulness and acelebration of the Maker mindset.
  • Maker Faire - Where?
  • Links.● http://www.barcampcanterbury.com/● http://canterbury.hackspace.org.uk/● https://london.hackspace.org.uk/● http://www.icmp.org.uk/● http://oshug.org/● http://www.kent.bcs.org/index.html