Tag: be-social

  • UXGlasgow meetup on Planet-centered design

    Last Wednesday, 6th December 2023, I attended the UX Glasgow meetup online, for the first time since way before the pandemic. And, oh boy, am I happy I went! The title of the December event was “Planet-centered design” and, since the new W3C Sustainability draft Guidelines had recently been announced, I could not resist the…

  • Ladies of Code meetup in Glasgow

    Last Tuesday evening, I attended the Ladies Of Code November meetup. I hadn’t had a chance to go since before the pandemic so it was long overdue! Apart from catching up with friends and meeting new people, what attracted me was the intriging event description where we were told we would learn how to make…

  • Data Science meetup in Glasgow

    Glasgow’s Data Science meetup, hosted by MBN, was on last Thrusday. Vlad Fojtik from Aggreko talked about AI fairness. He told us about how society values shape the datasets which are then used to train the models, about the 9 protected characteristics as set in the 2010 Equality Act, and the 4/5 rule stemming from…