The first Netsquared Jozi meetup will be held on 14 July 2009.
Netsquared Jozi will be held once every two months in Johannesburg. These gatherings provide a networking and collaboration opportunity for all those interested in the intersection of social technologies and social change, whether you are part of a non-profit organisation or a for-profit organisation, a funder or a consultant, a developer or an entrepreneur.
The first Jozi meet-up is focussing on mobile technology:
We've got a great sponsor in the form of Betavine Social Exchange; we'll be holding a workshop with them earlier in the day - click here for details.
17h30: Snacks with Betavine Social Exchange
18h00: Introductions & What is Netsquared all about
Matthew de Gale: SANGOTeCH
Rob Allen: SF Ngobeni & Associates
18h20: Introducing the Betavine Social Exchange
Stephen Wolak, Betavine
Praekelt Foundation: Marcha Neethling
The Hand that Holds the Phone - the "H"-factor when designing programes using mobile technology
WomensNet: Lebo Marishane
"Keep your chats exactly that!"
19h10: Briefs (5 minutes each)
19h40: Drinks & Networking
Interested? Please sign up here to receive updates and to RSVP for the meetup.
For general information about Netsquared, refer to http://www.netsquared.org.