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Full Circle Podcast Episode 35, Manchester Girl Geeks Barcamp 2013 Special

Full Circle Podcast Episode 35, Manchester Girl Geeks Barcamp 2013 Special

Welcome to the second of our 2 part conference special, in this episode the presenters reflect on the first ever Manchester Girl Geeks Barcamp held at the MadLab on 16th March 2013

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Your Hosts:

Freaky Clown (twitter @__Freakyclown__)
Les Pounder (blog at http://about.me/lespounder/ twitter @biglesp)
Olly Clark (Google + http://plus.google.com/103073417601965434371/ twitter @ollyclarkdotorg)
Tony Hughes (Google + http://plus.google.com/101988366830118285114/ twitter @TonyH1212)

Show Notes
01:43 | WELCOME and INTRO:
02:59 | REFLECTIONS
Les, Olly & Freaky Clown reflect on the success of the Manchester Girl Geeks first Bracamp

The first Barcamp that was specifically organised to support women
A shift in attendances, 75% Women and 25% Men
All tickets sold and a fairly large waiting list.
Over 70 attendees
Diverse subject matter for talks ranging from Google Analytics to Q&A of a Hacker through to e-textiles

 08:40 | INTRODUCING Ian Forrester

Ian is employed by the BBC and runs the BBC Backstage Project, encouraging you to use our stuff to make your stuff.

He is also heavily involved in organising geek and tech events around the UK,  he helped bring BarCamp to

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