I was putting together a list of lists of tech meetups and events in Glasgow for DDS students… and thought I’d share it here instead.
There are a wide range of meetup and events occurring in and around Glasgow on a wide range of topics – many of which are relevant to topics studied at the DDS.
General Event Listings
Arts and Culture Event Listings
The List is Glasgow’s (and Edinburgh’s) original arts and culture magazine. Their listings are here:
Tech Events and Listings
Techmeetup is a regular meetup event. Most events have a web dev focus – http://techmeetup.co.uk/
And general listings:
The OpenTech Calendar listings tend to favour open source meetups and related – https://opentechcalendar.co.uk/area/65-glasgow/
Digital & Board Games Events and Listings
BertWednesdays is an informal pub meetup for people in (or interested in) game development – http://bertwednesdays.com/
The International Game Developers Association has an active Scottish chapter, which meets most months, rotating through Dundee, Edinburgh and Glasgow – https://igdascotland.org/
A group for people interested in creating board games – https://www.facebook.com/groups/GlasgowGameLab/
A group for people interested in playing board games – http://unpluggedgames.co.uk/unplugged-games-club/
A group that organises digital game pub nights and events – https://www.facebook.com/glesgames