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National law week: staying safe online

May 09, 2015 No Comments by

This week there is a panel discussion on how to keep you and your family safe online, with special guest Kellie Tranter (lawyer and human rights activist). Presented by The Hunter Community Legal Centre and NSW Fair Trading in partnership with Newcastle Region Library. Venue: Newcastle Region Library Lovett Gallery, Laman Street, Newcastle Date: Tuesday, […]

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Smart urban planning for a smarter city

May 04, 2015 No Comments by

Dare we do things differently with urban planning? Dare we throw out our old urban plans? Dare we search for new approaches to overcome our urban challenges? India has. In April this year, the government of India announced an ambitious 100 smart cities programme to improve urban infrastructure, provide new online services to citizens, and […]

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Local Produced Content Is The Future Of Entertainment

Mar 11, 2015 No Comments by

The old film and TV distribution models is broken with most of today’s film and TV content being created outside of the major TV networks and studios. Independent content producers are now becoming a real force in an entertainment world in which free-to-air TV broadcasters and pay-tv companies are being replaced by a new generation […]

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Newcastle Coffee Morning Meet-up

Feb 06, 2015 No Comments by

Founded in February 2009, Newcastle Coffee is held every Friday morning between 7.45am to 9am at Vinyl Cafe, 4 Perkins Street. It’s a gathering of tech nerds, marketers, architects, creatives, accounts, entrepreneurs, museum and library geeks, and lots of other business people who come together for stimulating conversation, strong coffee and good old fashion local nerdy gossip. Think […]

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Join Our Management Commitee

Nov 17, 2014 No Comments by

Management Committee Members are sought for our well-established Society, which holds a range of events on technology and innovation, including the Digital Talk Series, Newcastle Coffee Mornings, NEWi Awards and the Internet of Things Forum for Smart Cities. If you have skills in any of the following areas: financial management, membership, sponsorship/fundraising, marketing/promotion and law […]

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