Sheffield, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
15:00 PM till 17:00 PM March 2nd 2019Book your free ticket
32 Leavygreave Road,
Reason for being involved in workshop: It can be really hard and daunting to get involved in tech speaking, so I hope this event can encourage and enable more beginners to gain the skills and confidence to give their first talk.
About Katie: Katie is a Computer Science student at University of Sheffield. She volunteers as a Code First: Girls Instructor and is a GitHub Campus Expert
Reason for being involved in workshop: Speaking can be a great way to improve your confidence and get to tell people about a topic that matters a lot to you, and I'd like to be able to help more people to have the opportunity to try it out if I can!
About Daniel: Daniel studies Computer Science with Mathematics at the University of Sheffield. He is also the Publicity Media Officer on the university's LGBT+ representative committee.
Reason for being involved in workshop: I love being able to enlighten people through teaching them new skills and experiences.
About Aaron: I'm the President of HackSoc at the University of Nottingham, a GitHub Campus Expert, and a Coach at Major League Hacking.
Getting to the venue
Is there a public transportation stop near the venue? Yes
Tram stop nearby
Are public transportation stops accessible to people using mobility devices? Yes
Are public transportation stops accessible to people using service animals? Yes
Are public transportation stops accessible to people who are sight impaired? Yes
Is the area around the venue safe and well-lit? Yes
How close is parking to the venue?
Less than 10 minutes
Are there costs associated with parking?
Is the parking lot well-lit? Yes
Is the parking lot gated? No
Is the parking lot guarded? No
Accessing the venue
Is there any building security? No
What is the process for entering?
Venue will be sign posted
Are there steps going into the building or space?
Are there ramps or elevators?
Are elevator buttons of an appropriate height for wheelchair users to reach?
Is there affordable childcare at or near the venue?
University of Sheffield childcare available
Is there a quiet room? Yes
Is there a nursing room for parents with a newborn? No
Is the venue safe for small children? Yes
Is the space easily navigable for people using mobility devices or service animals? Yes
Do chairs in the venue have arms? No
Are food and (non-alcoholic) drinks allowed in the space? Yes
How many bathrooms (both single and multiple occupancy) are available?
How many wheelchair accessible stalls are there?
How many gender-neutral bathrooms are available?