Exhibiting This Autumn

Exhibiting this autumn? Seven steps to prepare now to increase your sales

Exhibitions and trade shows are great because decision makers attend and you can meet many new prospects and existing customers face to face for your industry or region. You don’t have to cold call but you should still systematically manage your behaviour in order to make the most of the opportunities you generate and find. […]

Nordev Meet up Review

September’s NorDev Meetup Review

September’s NorDev meetup was held at the King’s Centre and, with 52 people there, was one of the best-attended sessions ever. Dom Davis Explains Rainbird The evening kicked off with a session by Dom Davis, which was intriguingly titled “Philosophers, Knowledge and Children’s TV Programmes”.  Dom recently began working for local tech startup, Rainbird, and […]

Tech Nation Survey

Tech Nation Survey: Calling All Digital Businesses in Norfolk & Suffolk

Are you a digital business based in Norfolk or Suffolk? Be part of the UK’s first national community driven survey mapping the UK’s collective digital capabilities. Help to put your region on the map. Complete the short survey and be part of Tech Nation. Also you stand a chance of winning an iPad mini OR a […]

Michael Chard Intelligent Fingerprinting Operations Director

Norwich Based Intelligent Fingerprinting Appoints New Head of Operations

Intelligent Fingerprinting is a Norfolk company, founded in 2007. It began as a spin-out from the University of East Anglia (UEA), employing 20 people. It is set to expand, as it moves into further laboratory space in Norwich Research Park. The objective of this new Norwich-based company is currently to work to develop a non-invasive […]

Javascript Conference

Book Now before they go on general sale on Friday ! One day JavaScript Conference in Norwich, Norfolk – Presented By Naked Element. 08.30 – Arrival and Registration. 09.30 – Keynote delivered by Tim Ruffles 10.30 – Tea Break 10.45 – Richard Astbury Talks on Edge.js, .NET/Js which enables interop in node.js 11.00 – Andrew […]

Peter Whitmore

Peter Whitmore Personal Profile

Who do you work for? Grit Digital What do you do there? Founder and Managing Director What experience, qualifications etc were important in getting the job? I don’t have any qualifications! From the age of 13 I was self-taught, dabbling in computers in my bedroom. I actually got a passion for websites because I used to […]

Jordan Woolnough Personal Profile

  Who do you work for? Grit Digital What do you do there? Front-end developer What experience, qualifications etc were important in getting the job? Absolutely none! I have no formal qualifications whatsoever apart from a couple of GCSEs. I’m completely self-taught. But I met one of the guys who works here in a pub where […]

Build & Launch a Startup in 54 Hours – for fun or profit #SyncTheCity

You will form teams around those ideas and develop a working prototype and demo, and present to a panel of judges. This is more than your average Hackathon. It’s a 3 day frenzy of Startup building that could win you and your team £3,000. Come and experience what it’s like to work in a tech […]

Norwich to rival Cambridge as the Technology Hub of the UK

Norwich to Rival Cambridge as the Technology Hub of the UK

When you can’t find suitable office space to meet your requirements in this day and age, what are you to do?  ‘Create your own’ is the answer provided by Grant of Liquid 11 a local tech company. With the University of East Anglia producing high calibre IT graduates year on year; new technology being developed […]


MobDevCon: Your Feedback Requested

As many of you know, this year’s MobDevCon had to be cancelled just weeks away from the conference. We wanted to release a statement to let those that had reserved tickets for the conference and were looking forward to the conference following on from the huge success of last year’s MobDevCon 2013, know the reason […]

Norfolk Developers 2014 Autumn Collection

Norfolk Developers is an extremely active group. Every month, usually on the first Wednesday, we run our regular evening event at 6.30pm at the Kings Centre, which consists of two 45 minutes tech presentations. One presentation is usually given by a local speaker and the other by a visiting speaker. Most months we also run […]

Rainbird Hack Day

During this inaugural Rainbird Hack Day, 30 of the best developers from Norfolk Developers will have just one day to conceptualise, collaborate, create, build and present a Rainbird driven application that demonstrate creativity and innovation around any theme. Developers can enter individually although small teams of 2-4 are recommended. You can either form a team in advance or […]

Click and Connect: The online and social media showcase

Now in its 5th consecutive year and back by popular demand, our online and social media showcase in September, sponsored by Swains Plc, will ensure you make the right connections with your audience through your online activity.  Click and Connect has been created specifically to bring you up to date and up to speed with digital marketing […]

InDigital Connect

This event will help businesses understand digital in layman’s terms, remove the hype and increase understanding of how business needs can be met using digital technology online and on mobile. The event will cover Market Research, E-Commerce, Customer Services and Marketing. Each theme will be covered by three industry experts. They will present a bite-sized pitch of […]

Train As One

Wearable Computing & Launch of local startup TrainAsOne Running App

This was my first SyncNorwich at Karma Cafe, which has been the group’s new permanent home for some time (there was a mix up with a booking at the last one I attended, which is why it was at Farmer Browns). The room is a bit bigger than the photos I have seen suggested, which […]

iOS and Android Development Presentation

MobDevCon Lite Review: iOS and Android Development Presentation

Unfortunately MobDevCon had to be cancelled this year, but not without a silver lining in the form of Paul Lammertsma and Matteo Manferdini, who travelled from Holland (making this the first international NorDev event) to entertain and enlighten 30 members of the NorDev community, with their presentations on iOS and Android development. Matteo was first, […]

#EpicHootUp: A Social Media Week Conference supported by Hootsuite

Join us for a relaxed gathering during Social Media Week and learn how social media is changing business today. You will hear from keynote speakers who are using social media to create leads, drive traffic, footfall and sales to their businesses. Techniques and strategies that are low cost / no cost that you can apply […]

Beyond Hipster with Angular and Reactive Ponies

Beyond Hipster with Angular and Reactive Ponies

Norfolk Developers were at their new home of the Kings Centre this time. I met Dom Davis on the door who was telling me all about what rainbird  were up to, which sounds quite an interesting possibility for working with knowledge bases. There were a number of people when I went upstairs to the main […]


Workshop Review: An Introduction to Client side JavaScript

The “An Introduction to Client side JavaScript” workshop was held at the King’s Centre, a venue used for various conferences and meetings and was led by Anders Fisher, a member of the Norfolk Developers group. It was aimed at those with little to no previous experience with JavaScript, but with programming knowledge in other languages. […]


5 Summer Sales Excuses And What To Do About Them

Doesn’t everyone know it’s true? Tech sales become slow in the summer. At Sandler, we disagree. If you slow down your prospecting or keeping in touch calls with customers, you have created a self-fulfilling prophecy by telling yourself that despite your efforts, your summer will be tough. You may need to take action. Don’t roll […]

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