Events Listings

Manchester Space Programme

Monday, June 9th, 2014
Manchester Space Programme

Manchester Space Programme

Title: Manchester Space Programme
Location: HACMan, 42 Edge Street
Description: BUILD MEETING!

The Manchester Space Programme is a community initiative for anyone interested in space and space-related activities. It has been funded as part of the UK Space Agency’s ‘Space for all’ initiative and is the inaugural member of the ‘Makers in Space’ UK community network.

Date: 02-10-2014
From 19:00 to 21:00

 

Directions to HAC:Man

HAC:Man is to the no the opposite side of MadLab to Terrace. It’s really easy to find. Stand facing the MadLab entrance and shuffle to your left until you get to a black door with the HAC:Man logo next to it. Locate the bell and ring it, listen closely to the speaker – it’s very quiet, when you hear someone answer say “Manchester Space Programme”. Open the door when buzzed and keep going up until you run out of stairs. The door to HAC:Man should be open. Voila!

Manchester Vintage and Retro Computing Enthusiasts

Monday, June 9th, 2014
Manchester Vintage and Retro Computing Enthusiasts

Manchester Vintage and Retro Computing Enthusiasts

Location: Terrace (see below for directions)
Title: Manchester Vintage and Retro Computing Enthusiasts
Description: We are a group of hackers, geeks and possibly normal people who get their kicks from computing with an old-fashioned twist.

We welcome anyone who enjoys tinkering with Vintage computers and their peripherals, running retro software, classic computer emulators and building reproductions or replicas of classic systems.

We cover all-sorts: from computing’s origins to the 1990s and from the simplest Micro to largest Mainframe. Our meetings provide a forum where fellow enthusiasts can exchange information and ideas on hardware and software in an informal setting.

Click here to check out our meet-up page!

Date: 03-10-2014

From 19:00 to 21:00

Directions to the meeting room at Terrace:

Terrace is the bar next to MadLab. It’s really easy to find. Stand facing the MadLab entrance and shuffle to your right until you get to their black double doors. Go through these, and immediately right again, through a door and up the stairs. Voila!

To find out more about why we’re temporarily relocating, click here. If you’ve got any questions about the new venue, please email office@madlab.org.uk.

Manchester Free Software

Monday, June 2nd, 2014
Manchester Free Software

Manchester Free Software

Title: Manchester Free Software
Location: New Federation House (see below for directions)
Description: Manchester Free Software was formed in response to the growing need for a group based in the Manchester area that focuses on Free Software and GNU/Linux primarily, but also on issues such as Digital Restrictions Management and other issues which infringe on the freedoms of computer users.
Date: 16-09-2014
From 1900 to 2100

 

Directions to New Federation House:

With MadLab on your left, walk down to the end of Edge Street and turn left onto High Street. Take the next right on to Thomas Street and walk all the way to the end of the road towards Shudehill. At the end of the street, cross over Shudehill Road and turn left towards Shudehill tram stop. Turn right on to the tram stop platform and walk down towards The Printworks. Turn right at the end of the stop onto Danztic Street. New Federation House is on your left and the MadLab entrance is through the big black gates. There will be someone from MadLab there to greet you!

Map with directions from MadLab to New Federation House

To find out more about why we’re temporarily relocating, and for a step-by-step Street View walk-through, click here. If you’ve got any questions about the new venue, please email office@madlab.org.uk.

 

Bitcoin Manchester – postponed due to summer holidays

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014
Bitcoin

Bitcoin

Title: Bitcoin Manchester
Location: MadLab
Description: Bitcoin Manchester is a meetup for Bitcoin users, miners, buyers, sellers or anyone else otherwise interested in Bitcoin in the north-west.

Date: 01-09-2014
From: 19:00 to 21:00

Bitcoin will be back next month as usual.

(CANCELLED) Mad Graphic Novel Group

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014
Mad Graphic Novel Group

Mad Graphic Novel Group

Title: Mad Graphic Novel Group
Location: New Federation House  (see directions below)
Description: A discussion group for those looking to talk, argue, debate about graphic novels, comics, comix and web-comics.
Date: 02-09-2014
From 19:00 to 21:00

 

 

 

Directions to New Federation House:

With the MadLab building on your left, walk down to the end of Edge Street and turn left onto High Street. Take the next right on to Thomas Street and walk all the way to the end of the road towards Shudehill. At the end of the street, cross over and turn left towards Shudehill tram stop. Turn right on to the tram stop platform and walk down towards The Printworks. Turn right at the end of the stop onto Danztic Street. New Federation House is on your left and the MadLab entrance is through the big black gates. There will be someone from MadLab there to greet you!

Map with directions from MadLab to New Federation House

 

To find out more about why we’re temporarily relocating, and for a step-by-step Streemaps walk-through, click here. If you’ve got any questions about the new venue, please email office@madlab.org.uk.