Skills Matter

@skillsmatter

Skills Matter | CodeNode, 10 South Place, London, EC2M 7EB, GB +44 (0)207 183 9040 info@skillsmatter.com

About Skills Matter

Skills Matter was founded to help drive innovation in software engineering by bringing smart and creative developers together to learn and share new skills, discover emerging technologies and evolve practices and ideas.

With an unwavering can-do attitude and inherent belief in the brain power and creativity of our community, Skills Matter has grown from humble origins to 90,000 members strong in just over a decade.

Check out our SkillsCast recordings (film/code/slides) of thousands of talks held at Skills Matter, or jump straight to our upcoming courses, conferences, and meetups in the year ahead.

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Our Community

We are very proud of how our community has grown in 12 years and believe that we have built something special.

With 80,000+ passionate, experienced and highly engaged members, we're Europe's largest community of software engineers regularly coming together! Together, we have built a thriving ecosystem, learning and sharing high quality skills and content on cutting edge topics at 1,000+ talks, technology conferences, meetups, hackathons and workshops every year.

Our members are software craftsmen and women who share a passion for tackling complex engineering challenges. Their great depth and mix of experience, combined with a strong commitment to share this with others, has helped shape our industry today.

CodeNode

Our new venue CodeNode is the UK's largest venue dedicated solely to technology events.

A buzzing hive of activity, CodeNode provides 23,000 sq ft of community meet-up, conference, training and collaboration space with unrivalled technology capabilities and great transport links in the heart of Tech City and the financial district.

We're open to members every day and CodeNode is the go-to place to meet, collaborate, work, hack and play with the UK's coolest tech companies and incredible developers.

CodeNode is also available for hire. If your company wants to organise a technology event, contact our highly experienced team who can help you make it happen!

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Our events

All our events are created for and by our community. Together, we have built a thriving ecosystem, learning and sharing skills and high quality content on cutting edge topics at over a thousand talks, technology conferences, meetups, hackathons and workshops every year.

Our members and meet-up groups inspire us with new ideas and knowledge on the up-and-coming trends in the technology sector, helping us curate the best content and organise the biggest events. Our workshops, courses, meetups and conferences often feature leading thinkers in our industry and often the actual creators of the technologies covered.

Our sponsors

Skills Matter would not be able to support the thriving ecosystem our community enjoys, without the help of our passionate members - who constantly feed us with their ideas - and the generous support of our amazing partners, sponsors and supporters, we are able to curate, support and host over a 1,500+ talks, technology conferences, meetups, hackathons and workshops every year as well as many online SkillsCast videos, tutorials and articles which we share here on skillsmatter.com.

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Thanks to our sponsors

64 Bit Sponsors
32 Bit Sponsors
16 Bit Sponsors
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Our events

All our events are created for and by our community. Together, we have built a thriving ecosystem, learning and sharing skills and high quality content on cutting edge topics at over a thousand talks, technology conferences, meetups, hackathons and workshops every year.

Our members and meet-up groups inspire us with new ideas and knowledge on the up-and-coming trends in the technology sector, helping us curate the best content and organise the biggest events. Our workshops, courses, meetups and conferences often feature leading thinkers in our industry and often the actual creators of the technologies covered.

You can jump straight to our courses, conferences, or meetups or check out what's happening in the next few weeks below.

Upcoming Events

CodeNode

In August 2015, Skills Matter opened the doors to CodeNode, our new 23,000 sqft Tech Events and Community venue. CodeNode provides fantastic meetup, conference, training and collaboration spaces with unrivalled technology capabilities for our tech, digital and developer communities - a long held dream coming true !

With fantastic transport links and located in the heart of London's Tech City, we could not think of a better location for our 60,000 strong engineering community!

With seven event rooms, including a 300 seater lecture room, thousands more community members will be able to visit CodeNode to learn and share skills, code and collaborate on projects.

CodeNode features a 5,000 sqft break-out space, complete with fully-licensed bar, plenty of power sockets, meeting and collaboration spaces and entertainment areas.

CodeNode will also see the opening of a permanent Hack Space, stacked with microprocessors and the latest tools and devices to play with. A community film studio will be opening too, which you can use to record any tutorials or demo's you may want to share with our community.

If you're interested in hiring CodeNode for your upcoming event, check out more details here.

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Skills Matter | CodeNode, 10 South Place, London, EC2M 7EB, GB


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Our Community

We are very proud of how our community has grown in 12 years and believe that we have built something special.

With 90,000+ passionate, experienced and highly engaged members, we're Europe's largest community of software engineers regularly coming together! Together, we have built a thriving ecosystem, learning and sharing high quality skills and content on cutting edge topics at 1,000+ talks, technology conferences, meetups, hackathons and workshops every year.

Our members are software craftsmen and women who share a passion for tackling complex engineering challenges. Their great depth and mix of experience, combined with a strong commitment to share this with others, has helped shape our industry today.

What our members and supporters say

Communities Meeting At Skills Matter

Thanks to our sponsors

64 Bit Sponsors
32 Bit Sponsors
16 Bit Sponsors

A big thanks to our supporters and sponsors!

Skills Matter would not be where it is today without the generous support of our amazing partners, sponsors and supporters. Because of them, we are able to curate, support and host talks, conferences, meetups, hackathons and workshops every year whilst also keeping ticket prices low and providing valuable content and insights from leading UK and global technology innovators.

In addition to important financial support, our sponsors and partners also contribute fantastic technology, devices, tools, frameworks, experience and skills to our community. Do check out their pages below to learn more about our sponsors and partners and the content they offer - simply click their logos!

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64 Bit Sponsors
32 Bit Sponsors
16 Bit Sponsors

Would you like to engage with our passionate developer community?

Would you like to support a thriving, fast growing community of passionate engineers, developers, makers, inventors and computer scientists?

Keen to demo, discuss and share your products, tools, devices or services at thousands of meetups, workshops, hackathons and conferences with Skills Matter's community?

Want to support your engineering team by helping them engage our community with their projects, engineering feats and people and share any engineering challenges with others?

Available Packages

    • 64-BIT Community Sponsorship
    • Engage with our community for 12 months!

      • Monthly opportunities to engage our community with your team, projects, products or devices (talks, articles, news)
      • Your logo (64x64cm display) on the CodeNode sponsor wall, positioned in CodeNode's SpaceBar (central break-out area)
      • Your extra large hot linked logo, along with our strongly expressed appreciation for your support on skillsmatter.com partner pages.
      • Your own 1-day, 1-track event in our 300-seater lecture room at CodeNode, hosted by our highly experienced events team(**).
      • 32 free tickets to Skills Matter's conferences happening each year.
      • 20% discount off the fees of conference sponsorship packages and our space & event services.

      (*) or until all have been distributed, whichever is the soonest

      (**) this does not include catering, which is charged separately and in line with your requirements. You can order this directly with our preferred caterers. Drinks are also not included, and are charged separately and you can order these at Skills Matter (charged at £4/consumption if ordered upfront or £4.50 on the day).

    • 32-BIT Community Sponsorship
    • Engage with our community for 12 months!

      • Quarterly opportunities to engage our community with your team, projects, products or devices (talks, articles, news)
      • Your logo (32x32cm display) on the CodeNode sponsor wall, positioned in CodeNode's SpaceBar (central break-out area)
      • Your large hot linked logo, along with our strongly expressed appreciation for your support on skillsmatter.com partner pages.
      • One leaflet or device in 10,000 swag bags provided to event attendees over 12 months(*).
      • Four articles and four news items featured on skillsmatter.com (approximately 1 of each per quarter).
      • Your own 1-day event in Cmd (our 125-seater lecture room at CodeNode), and hosted by our highly experienced events team(**).
      • 32 free tickets to Skills Matter's conferences happening each year.
      • 15% discount off the fees of conference sponsorship packages and our space & event services.

      (*) or until all have been distributed, whichever is the soonest

      (**) this does not include catering, which is charged separately and in line with your requirements. You can order this directly with our preferred caterers. Drinks are also not included, and are charged separately and you can order these at Skills Matter (charged at £4/consumption if ordered upfront or £4.50 on the day).

    • 16-BIT Community Sponsorship
    • Engage with our community for 12 months!

      • Your logo (w:32 x h:16cm display) on the CodeNode sponsor wall, positioned in CodeNode's SpaceBar (central break-out area)
      • Your hot linked logo, along with our strongly expressed appreciation for your support on skillsmatter.com partner pages.
      • One leaflet or device in 5,000 swag bags provided to Skills Matter community event attendees over 12 months(*).
      • Your own one-day event in Shift (our 90-seater lecture room at CodeNode), hosted by our highly experienced events team(**).
      • 10% discount off the fees of conference sponsorship packages and our space & event services.
      • 16 free tickets to Skills Matter conferences happening each year.

      (*) or until all have been distributed, whichever is the soonest

      (**) this does not include catering, which is charged separately and in line with your requirements. You can order this directly with our preferred caterers. Drinks are also not included, and are charged separately and you can order these at Skills Matter (charged at £4/consumption if ordered upfront or £4.50 on the day).



To discuss sponsorship opportunities please contact the team:

Thanks to our sponsors

We are expanding!

Skills Matter is growing and expanding it's community activities, creating new ways for thousands more engineers across the globe, to be inspired, discover emerging technologies and help evolve innovative practices and ideas.

Do you believe in our industry, in technology, in the power of community? Do you believe thousands more developers would benefit from the content and events we create with our members every day? Invest in us and help us grow and expand our reach!

If you are interested, please contact our David Carville or Wendy Devolder on +44 207 183 9040.

About Us

About Skills Matter

Skills Matter was founded to help drive innovation in software engineering by bringing smart and creative developers together to learn and share new skills, discover emerging technologies and evolve practices and ideas.

With an unwavering can-do attitude and inherent belief in the brain power and creativity of our community, Skills Matter has grown from humble origins to 90,000 members strong in just over a decade.

Check out our SkillsCast recordings (film/code/slides) of thousands of talks held at Skills Matter, or jump straight to our upcoming courses, conferences, and meetups in the year ahead.

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Qaw0cpqwv4vwtowoplap

Our Community

We are very proud of how our community has grown in 12 years and believe that we have built something special.

With 80,000+ passionate, experienced and highly engaged members, we're Europe's largest community of software engineers regularly coming together! Together, we have built a thriving ecosystem, learning and sharing high quality skills and content on cutting edge topics at 1,000+ talks, technology conferences, meetups, hackathons and workshops every year.

Our members are software craftsmen and women who share a passion for tackling complex engineering challenges. Their great depth and mix of experience, combined with a strong commitment to share this with others, has helped shape our industry today.

CodeNode

Our new venue CodeNode is the UK's largest venue dedicated solely to technology events.

A buzzing hive of activity, CodeNode provides 23,000 sq ft of community meet-up, conference, training and collaboration space with unrivalled technology capabilities and great transport links in the heart of Tech City and the financial district.

We're open to members every day and CodeNode is the go-to place to meet, collaborate, work, hack and play with the UK's coolest tech companies and incredible developers.

CodeNode is also available for hire. If your company wants to organise a technology event, contact our highly experienced team who can help you make it happen!

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Gtzirm0eai3ahoggtt8o

Our events

All our events are created for and by our community. Together, we have built a thriving ecosystem, learning and sharing skills and high quality content on cutting edge topics at over a thousand talks, technology conferences, meetups, hackathons and workshops every year.

Our members and meet-up groups inspire us with new ideas and knowledge on the up-and-coming trends in the technology sector, helping us curate the best content and organise the biggest events. Our workshops, courses, meetups and conferences often feature leading thinkers in our industry and often the actual creators of the technologies covered.

Our sponsors

Skills Matter would not be able to support the thriving ecosystem our community enjoys, without the help of our passionate members - who constantly feed us with their ideas - and the generous support of our amazing partners, sponsors and supporters, we are able to curate, support and host over a 1,500+ talks, technology conferences, meetups, hackathons and workshops every year as well as many online SkillsCast videos, tutorials and articles which we share here on skillsmatter.com.

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Thanks to our sponsors

64 Bit Sponsors
32 Bit Sponsors
16 Bit Sponsors
Our Events
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Our events

All our events are created for and by our community. Together, we have built a thriving ecosystem, learning and sharing skills and high quality content on cutting edge topics at over a thousand talks, technology conferences, meetups, hackathons and workshops every year.

Our members and meet-up groups inspire us with new ideas and knowledge on the up-and-coming trends in the technology sector, helping us curate the best content and organise the biggest events. Our workshops, courses, meetups and conferences often feature leading thinkers in our industry and often the actual creators of the technologies covered.

You can jump straight to our courses, conferences, or meetups or check out what's happening in the next few weeks below.

Upcoming Events

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Venue

CodeNode

In August 2015, Skills Matter opened the doors to CodeNode, our new 23,000 sqft Tech Events and Community venue. CodeNode provides fantastic meetup, conference, training and collaboration spaces with unrivalled technology capabilities for our tech, digital and developer communities - a long held dream coming true !

With fantastic transport links and located in the heart of London's Tech City, we could not think of a better location for our 60,000 strong engineering community!

With seven event rooms, including a 300 seater lecture room, thousands more community members will be able to visit CodeNode to learn and share skills, code and collaborate on projects.

CodeNode features a 5,000 sqft break-out space, complete with fully-licensed bar, plenty of power sockets, meeting and collaboration spaces and entertainment areas.

CodeNode will also see the opening of a permanent Hack Space, stacked with microprocessors and the latest tools and devices to play with. A community film studio will be opening too, which you can use to record any tutorials or demo's you may want to share with our community.

If you're interested in hiring CodeNode for your upcoming event, check out more details here.

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CodeNode

Skills Matter | CodeNode, 10 South Place, London, EC2M 7EB, GB


View details, travel and nearby hotels
Photos
Community
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Our Community

We are very proud of how our community has grown in 12 years and believe that we have built something special.

With 90,000+ passionate, experienced and highly engaged members, we're Europe's largest community of software engineers regularly coming together! Together, we have built a thriving ecosystem, learning and sharing high quality skills and content on cutting edge topics at 1,000+ talks, technology conferences, meetups, hackathons and workshops every year.

Our members are software craftsmen and women who share a passion for tackling complex engineering challenges. Their great depth and mix of experience, combined with a strong commitment to share this with others, has helped shape our industry today.

What our members and supporters say

Communities Meeting At Skills Matter

Thanks to our sponsors

64 Bit Sponsors
32 Bit Sponsors
16 Bit Sponsors
Our Sponsors

A big thanks to our supporters and sponsors!

Skills Matter would not be where it is today without the generous support of our amazing partners, sponsors and supporters. Because of them, we are able to curate, support and host talks, conferences, meetups, hackathons and workshops every year whilst also keeping ticket prices low and providing valuable content and insights from leading UK and global technology innovators.

In addition to important financial support, our sponsors and partners also contribute fantastic technology, devices, tools, frameworks, experience and skills to our community. Do check out their pages below to learn more about our sponsors and partners and the content they offer - simply click their logos!

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64 Bit Sponsors
32 Bit Sponsors
16 Bit Sponsors
Sponsor Us
Invest

We are expanding!

Skills Matter is growing and expanding it's community activities, creating new ways for thousands more engineers across the globe, to be inspired, discover emerging technologies and help evolve innovative practices and ideas.

Do you believe in our industry, in technology, in the power of community? Do you believe thousands more developers would benefit from the content and events we create with our members every day? Invest in us and help us grow and expand our reach!

If you are interested, please contact our David Carville or Wendy Devolder on +44 207 183 9040.