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  • Considering Submitting to DDD?

    Here's some facts, hints and stats to help Over the last year or so we have shared a number of posts, references and information about submission. In order to make it easier to get the information you may need, here is a centralised list of those resources. In this blog...


  • Statistics from 2019.

    The overall statistics of 2019 One of the things we like to do at DDD East Midlands is to share the data we have and how we are using it. As part of running our first conference there were a few things we wanted to achieve or improve upon. We...


  • The 2020 How To Talk Tour.

    We are on tour again! On the back of the success of the 2019 How To Talk tour, Moreton and Jess have booked in to meetups near you for a new and improved version for 2020. There are a number of attendees from last year who have gone on to...


  • The Anonymous Submission Process.

    Why we have an anonymous process At DDD East Midlands, we have an anonymous submission process. What this involves is: People submit their talks through Sessionize. During this process we set Sessionize to anonymise all the submission details to minimise any possible bias. The titles and descriptions of the talks...


  • It Took A Community To Create.

    This story started 18 months ago... As with a lot of things in my recent life, it all started in a coffee shop. Stephen Haunts (who had just started his own business) and Barry Mills (who had recently been promoted at work) persuaded Moreton and I to run Developer! Developer!...


  • Moving From Medium

    The Lure Of IndieWeb. Why Did We Move? You may have noticed a new look and new host to the DDD East Midlands blog. We have moved away from Medium and to a self hosted solution. We’ve been asked what has lead to the decision to move. The honest short...


  • A Conference For Everyone

    A Conference For Everyone Introduction As the organisers of DDD East Midlands, we have a focus to try and reflect some of the values we recognise in the East Midlands Tech Scene. When going through our branding exercise we focused this down to three words that we thought represented this...


  • DDD East Midlands — Camaraderie, Inclusivity, Support and Tech

    The beginning of DDD East Midlands Introduction Coming to Nottingham, October 2019 — a tech conference with the aim to celebrate, reflect and promote the booming tech scene in the East Midlands. The East Midlands has a lot to boast about in terms of the tech companies, talent, and community...