• How To Talk Part 3 - Sparkling Biographies

    How To Talk Really, Really Good. Part 3 Sparkling Biographies. Introduction As part of most talk submissions, you need to provide a speaker biography. Now we’ve all felt the pain of writing personal statements and making our achievements sound great. It’s a bit cringe worthy, it’s difficult and it’s not...


  • Using Sessionize To Submit

    Submitting a talk to DDD East Midlands Different conferences have different methods of submission. At DDD East Midlands we are using Sessionize as the tool for submission. Sessionize has a number of features that are great for us, including the ability to anonymise submissions. In this piece, we will talk...


  • How To Talk Part 2 - Writing a good talk proposal

    How To Talk Really, Really Good. Part 2 Writing a good talk proposal. Introduction Assuming you have read Coming up with a talk and now have a few potential talk ideas. What’s next? In this post, we will explore what is involved in writing a talk proposal. As part of...


  • How To Talk Part 1 - Coming up with a talk

    How To Talk Really, Really Good. Part 1 Coming up with a talk. Introduction It’s no secret there is a lot of work that goes into creating an entertaining, informative and enjoyable talk. No matter if it’s a soft/work skills talk, a talk about your experiences or an in-depth deep...


  • 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...