The Tech Community Leads met last July 12, 2017 at Penbrothers to discuss what tool we use as we manage our communities. Attended by DevCon, AWS Users Group Philippines, Python Philippines, Philippine Flash Users, Mozilla Philippines Community, Wordpress Philippines, UX Philippines, International Game Developers Association (IGDA), Bicol IT Group, Philippine Android Developers Community (PADC), Drupal Pilipinas and Virtual Reality Philippines (VRPH). In summary, we shared what we use for communications, Marketing & Promotions, Events & Ticketing, On-the-day Tools and Post Event Tools. More on the specifics on a separate blog post. Thank you Raph of Penbrothers for hosting!
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Illonggo people are the sweetest especially when they speak. On my first trip there, together with my companion JP Sibug of Microsoft Philippines, our agenda was to meet with the tech community. Since DevCon has a chapter in Iloilo, our team organized and gathered the folks in partnership with Dojo 8 Coworking Space. Its quite a small world as many of the people there I met in previous tech gatherings in the Philippines. Im very happy with turnout of the meetup as people starting sharing potential partnership opportunities. The main message of the meetup was to encourage collaboration among local…