Eileen beat me to it in posting about the upcoming Girl Geek Dinner. I was glad she mentioned it as I hadn't realised there was one coming up. I've thoroughly enjoyed joining previous Girl Geek Dinners as there are always so many interesting people there. Not all of them Girls! Gentlemen - if you'd like to go then you need to accompany a girl.
If you'd like to meet other people who are interested in innovative ways to use technology then I think you'd enjoy coming along to the 7th Girlie Geek Dinner which is taking place in London at 7pm on the 29th of August. Click here to add your name to the list of open minded folk who are meeting up for a chat and drinkie.
Abigail Sellen has kindly agreed to share her thoughts via an informal talk.
Abigail is a Senior Researcher in Microsoft's Cambridge Lab, working in Socio-Digital Systems, a new interdisciplinary group with a focus on the human perspective in computing.
As I've mentioned before I find the term "Geek Dinner" interesting as your stereotypical Geek would run a mile from the idea of going out for drinks with many people they'd never met before!
My Lovely Wife Jules will be joining us for her FIRST Geek Dinner - here's her picture so do say "Hi".
I like the advice given by the conductor Sir Thomas Beacham about "Try everything once, except incest...