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Re-posted: Dr Sophie Kain on Being a Geek (and on The Apprentice & Sir Alan Sugar..)

Vinyan dvd The combined London Geek Dinner and London Girl Geek Dinner on 26 April was fun. The venue was perfect, just the right size for the attendees, so you could mingle and sit down at various tables and even sofas without being too cramped. Here’s the video of the speech by Dr Sophie Kain …

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Free Mentoring via MentorSET

So recently it was brought to my attention that MentorSET have just recently launched their online mentoring system for women in the Science, Engineering and Technology industry. This is a great opportunity for anyone in the industry to link up with a mentor if they haven’t already. The program is currently open to anyone with …

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Exclusive places for Girl Geeks for GameCamp

The organisers of GameCamp Mr. Bean’s Holiday rip – the first games-specific unconference in the UK – have opened an invitation to Girl Geeks to come and join them. They’re opening up 10 free places to the London Girl Geeks (secret password: GEEK) for the event, which takes place on 3 May in trendy East …

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Joint London Girl Geek Dinner and Geek Dinner

This is a Special Geekdinner. Besides it being a joint event together with the Geek Dinners, it will be Ian Forrester’s (ograniser of Geek Dinners and Barcamp London) last London Geekdinner, as he is moving to Manchester. And if that wasn’t enough, we have a fantastic guest speaker: Dr. Sophie Kain. Dr. Sophie Kain is …

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London Girl Geek Coffee 3

.!. After a great GGC yesterday, I’m glad to announce that the next one will be the 24th of April. The venue from last time (Smiths of Smithfield) was sadly not suitable for us; it’s too much of a pub/restaurant than an actual coffee place. Thanks to LJ though, I’ve discovered a perfect little gem …

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London Girl Geek Coffee 2

It’s a bit last minute, but the second Girl Geek Coffee will be this Thursday. We’re going to try out a new venue and I’m hoping it’s a bit more suitable than the previous one. It’s the Smiths of Smithfield near Farringdon tube: I haven’t tried it out yet (so fingers crossed), but I’ve heard …

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This site is currently in Beta!!!

We are looking for a nice clean WordPress design for the new site… most of the content is already created… We are just after a nice pretty design. Feel free to get in contact and let us know if you would like to give it a go! Feel free to leave a comment! UpdateI think …

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London Girl Geek Dinner 20 – Sponsored by Latitude

Aliens movie full Our next event was on the 25th March 2008 from 7:30pm on Search Engine Optimisation. The venue will be Knights Templar in London and our sponsor for this event is Latitude! The sign up page for this event is here! you will need the password for the event and that can be …

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London Girl Geek Dinner 19 – Planning Event

Date: 25th Feb, 2008 Time: 7:00 pm – Late Location: Just St James, London Speakers: None – This was a planning event to plan content for the year! Shooting Gallery release The Shadow Walkers move Creature Comforts movie Matchstick Men movies If you would like to be involved in our events this year you need …

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London Girl Geek Dinner 18 – Christmas Party

The Assassination Bureau movie full Peter Pan download Date: December, 2007 Time: 7:00 pm – Late Speakers: Women in Technology, Girl Geek Dinners & BCS Women U.S. Marshals We just did a little thank you speach to all our members to say thanks for supporting us for the year!

London Girl Geek Dinner 17 – Sponsored by HP

Location British Film Institute – BFI Belvedere Road South Bank, Waterloo London, London SE1 8XT U.S. Marshals download Peter Pan release United Kingdom download Dangerous Liaisons Date & Time:                      13th November 2007 The Game:  This is a GPS based game using Mediascape and the IPAQ devices.  You will be finding virtual clues in a physical …

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London Girl Geek Dinner 16 – Sponsored By Astraware

Peter Pan film Date: Wednesday, September 26, 2007 Time: 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM Venue: Grafton Arms 72 Grafton Way London, England W1T 5DS Food: There was light buffet provided courtesy of Astraware & drinks courtesy of Fancy a Pint. Theme: Mobile Games Player 5150 movie full Astraware will be bringing with them a series …

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London Girl Geek Dinner 15 – Sponsored by Cap Gemini

The Batman vs Dracula: The Animated Movie dvdrip Date: September 11, 2007 Time: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm G.I. Jane movie full Location: Balls Brothers, 5/6 Carey Lane, London, London EC2V 8AE Osmosis Jones trailer Speakers: Our original speaker cancelled due to illness, her talk will be rearranged for a future date. Instead we did …

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Girl Geek Dinner 2nd Birthday/ Anniversary Event – Sponsored by Skype

G.I. Jane movie download Secondhand Lions movies Creature Comforts dvdrip The subject of the evening will be Women, Technology and breaking down the barriers. The write up from the event can be found here. As always many thanks to our event sponsors Skype and Unboxed Consulting. They really made the event something special! The Strangers …

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London Girl Geek Dinner 13

DATE : 5th June 2007 6:30pm – Late WHERE: Google London Office Haiku Tunnel rip HOW MUCH: Free Event: Sponsored by Google (venue, speakers & food) and San Lorenzo (wine) Speaker Black Snake Moan movie U.S. Marshals buy : Shivaun Raff – The future of search & Google Dev team on Google Checkout The video …

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London Girl Geek Dinner 12

DATE : 30th May 2007 7:00pm – 9:00pm Shopgirl trailer WHERE The Strangers on dvd : Saatchi & Saatchi London Office HOW MUCH: Free Event: Sponsored by Saatchi & Saatch About the event!

London Girl Geek Dinner 11

DATE The Christmas Wish movie download : Thursday 26th April 2007 7:30pm – 10:30pm WHERE Farmhouse movies Stripes film : Balls Brothers Lake Placid movies , 5/6 Carey Lane, London, EC2 Mini Map google map Poseidon film HOW MUCH: Free Event: Sponsored by Microsoft Cambridge Labs – There was no charge for entry. Venue capacity …

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London Girl Geek Dinner 10

.!. DATE Lake Placid psp : 21st February 2007 7:30pm – 10:30pm WHERE: Balls Brothers , 5/6 Carey Lane, London, EC2 Mini Map Poseidon full google map HOW MUCH: Free Event: Sponsored by Amazon Web Services Speaker Darkness Falls trailer : Jinesh Varia Video: Jinesh Varia’s talk London Girl Geek Dinner No 10. The Poker …

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London Girl Geek Dinner 9

Darkness Falls movies DATE : Wednesday 29th November 2006 7:30pm – 10:30pm WHERE: Balls Brothers Farmhouse release , 5/6 Carey Lane, London, EC2 Mini Map Beauty and the Beast movie google map HOW MUCH The Narrow Margin divx : Free Event: Sponsored by Microsoft Cambridge Labs Speaker: Mystery Guests!

London Girl Geek Dinner 8

DATE: Tues 31st October 2006 7:30pm – Late WHERE: Venue: Balls Brothers , 5/6 Carey Lane, London, EC2 Mini Map google map CONFIRMED!!! HOW MUCH: Free, Microsoft Sponsored Event OPEN MIC NIGHT: Speakers so far: Beauty and the Beast ipod Title: “Ten klever ideas to make you rich from Kleinwort Benson” Speaker: Veena Mahbubani Darkness …

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London Girl Geek Dinners short film premieres in London!

The London Girl Geek Dinners short film directed and produced by Angela Saini of ITN has just been released for an exclusive preview to us. It will soon be hosted on FourDocs (Channel 4 documentary downloads area). Have a look and see what you think! Personally I am really happy with the outcome of the …

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London Girl Geek Dinner 7

The Narrow Margin the movie DATE : Tuesday 29th August 2006 7:00pm WHERE: Balls Brothers Wine Bar, 6-8, Cheapside, St. Pauls, London, EC2V 6AB Map and Directions HOW MUCH: £5 per head (But if someone would like to sponsor it that would be great, just get in touch!) SIGN UP: http://www.thehughpage.com/London_Girl_Geek_Dinner Secondhand Lions dvdrip Speaker: …

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London Girl Geek Dinner 6

Date and Time: Tuesday 16th May 2006 7:30pm – late WHERE: The Polar Bear, 30 Lisle St, London, WC2H 7BA map gmap HOW MUCH: £5 per head (But if someone would like to sponsor it that would be great, just get in touch with me!) Speakers: Celia Francis, CEO WeeWold Immortal Beloved video Little Nicky …

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London Girl Geek Dinner 5

Date and Time: Mousehunt release The Hard Corps trailer Monday 24th April 2006 7:30pm – late Mission: Impossible release Location: Pitcher and Piano on Bishopsgate Price: Free – Sponsored fully by Women in Technology Speakers: Helen Duguid Content: Chariots of Fire trailer Helen Duguid, former Head of Great Leaders, Microsoft, now Independant Consultant has been …

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London Girl Geek Dinner 4

Date: Tuesday, March 14 2006 Time: 8pm – Late Location: Pitcher and Piano Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II dvd , Islington Entry Cost: £15 (Food and wine, see food menu on the wiki and group e-mail) Speakers: Cory Doctorow Attendees: The list of attendees can be found here! Theme: Cory is, in his words, …

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London Girl Geek Dinner 3

Date: Thursday 19th January 2006 Time: 7:30pm – Late Location: Bordertown hd Mission: Impossible rip The Texas Embassy Cantina, 1 Cockspur Street, London SW1Y 5DL Map Entry Cost: £20 Theme: Heart and Souls trailer Open Mic – 15 minutes each for anyone to speak on a subject of their choice. Sign-Up Page: List of attendees …

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