Welcome to TechSPARK’s regular events round-up, summarising the upcoming tech-related events in Bristol and Bath!


*Featured Event* Low Carbon Business Breakfast, Engine Shed, 16 December 2014 @ 8:45am – 10am

low-carbon-south-westThis is the Low Carbon Business Breakfast of the year, where they will be discussing potentially the most important question for 2015: “How can my business maximise the potential of Bristol as European Green Capital?”

Find out more about the Low Carbon Business Breakfast event and buy tickets; £7 for members, £14 for non-members.

Energy@Home Event, City Electrical Factors, Bath, 12 December @ 7:30am – 10am

Are you an electrician looking to upskill into renewable technologies? Could you or your employees benefit from heavily subsidised training on sustainable construction and renewables?

Then stop by the Energy@Home event and enjoy a free bacon sandwich.

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Video Explainers for Online Marketing (Open Office Hours), Engine Shed, 12 December 2014 @ 10am – 4pm

Between 12 and 1:30pm join project manager, developer and entrepreneur James Barlow who will be running a session on Video Explainers as a Startup tool for customer acquisition and fundraising.

Find out more Open Office Hours and sign up for free to the Idea Machine Meetup group.

TVS Christmas Drinks, Swan Hotel, Bristol, 12 December @ 4pm – 8pm

Test and Verification Solutions is having a Christmas gathering, so why not pop in for a quick (free) drink with nibbles and meet up with your old friends and colleagues?

Simply register for the TVS Christmas drinks event.

Bristol Hack Night, Engine Shed, 16 December @ 6pm – 9pm

This is a chance for developers in Bristol to get together in an informal social setting to work on projects, learn, and share with other developers. Just bring your laptop!

Join the CodeHub meetup group and find out more about this event.

24 pull requests hack-a-thon, MixRadio, Prudential Buildings, 16 December 2014 @ 7pm – 10pm

24 pull requests is all about giving back to open source for Christmas. We normally have a social in December but this time we’re combining the two, come along put in a pull-request or two, chat and enjoy some beers.

Join the Bristol JS hack-a-thon and find out more about this meetup.

LEP Digital: Digital Marketing That Will Give Your Business The Edge, Corn Exchange, 17 December 2014 @ 9.30am – 3.30pm

Discover new digital marketing techniques and how to anticipate future opportunities. Also find out how inbound marketing can help you to grow your business and how your website can better fit into the big picture to generate results.


The ACCU Bristol Festive Social, The Cornubia, 17 December 2014 @ 7pm – 10pm

A festive social gathering for all ACCU Bristol members. If you have already been to a meeting and want to catch up with the people you met there, or if you haven’t been yet and just want to meet up and find out about ACCU and the local group, just stop by.

Find out more about the ACCU Bristol event and RSVP.

If you have an upcoming tech or creative event we haven’t mentioned in this list, tell us about it! And check out more events on our events calendar.

Kulsoom Middleton