Here’s a rag-tag rundown of UK/Irish/Europe events related to startups and Web 2 that might be worth checking out. Feel free to pimp more in the comments. For a previous list which has even more upcoming events in April/May/June etc see here. The picture was taken at the recent DrinkTank event in London, which put a lot of startups and potential investors in one room. Over drinks, incredibly. More pics here.
May 17th: Mark Simpkins and O’Reilly author Ben Hammersley are putting together a conference on how developers can help save the environment called geeKyoto 2008.
GameCamp 2008 is taking place on Saturday May 3rd in the Spitalfields area of London.
Top Cats in June
Social Media – Tuesday 6th May
Facebook Developer Garage
Telegraph Labs: Developer Weekend 2008
The Telegraph Media Group’s weekend for web developers at its offices in Victoria, London on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th April 2008.
Hints and Tips from established entrepreneurs
Wednesday, April 30, 2008
Saturday, May 17, 2008
Mashed (formerly BBC HackDay)
Saturday, June 21, 2008 – Sunday, June 22, 2008
8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Y Combinator / Startup School style event in Brighton
Thursday, May 1
Barcamp being held in Limerick – 3Dcamp.barcamp.ie
At at the University of Limerick.
The theme will be ‘The internet beyond the 2D browser’. The organisers hope to attract talks on, and participants interested in, virtual worlds, 3D modelling techniques and tools, Augmented Reality, GPS and Location-based-services and mapping, among other things.