Introducing Ash Balakrishnan and croydon.digital drinks

Neil Williams / 4 March 2019

Ash Balakrishnan has joined the council to bring some part time support for croydon.digital community facilitation, events planning, and commissioning and managing community content for this site. Ash is a Croydon resident and seasoned tech networker, who has organised events as part of London Tech Week and is eager (as are so many of our … Continue reading “Introducing Ash Balakrishnan and croydon.digital drinks”

Jobs roundup – software development, software support and user research

Neil Williams / 20 February 2019

There are a few new jobs on the croydon.digital/jobs page worth your attention: User Researcher, Home Office Applications Support Manager, Croydon Digital Service C++ Developer, KnowCo 1st Line Support Analyst, Click Enterprise Senior Software Engineer, via Spectrum IT Recruitment Go check them out and help spread the word!

croydon.digital is now open for submissions!

Tom Steel / 14 February 2019

We’re thrilled to have had brilliant contributions from several of Croydon’s finest digital thinkers and doers already since launching this site in December. That’s exactly what croydon.digital is about – showing the world we have a friendly, talented and active tech family here and an ecosystem for tech businesses to thrive, and having conversations in … Continue reading “croydon.digital is now open for submissions!”

Helping Croydon’s children know how to write smartphone apps, not just use them

globalgoat / 29 January 2019

Six years ago (it seems weird to write that now) I was looking for volunteering options with children in the Croydon area, having recently relocated back here after a few years living and working in Sweden. I was at the stage of life of having recently had my own children (aged 4 and 2 at … Continue reading “Helping Croydon’s children know how to write smartphone apps, not just use them”

Croydon is changing

Mick Robins / 21 December 2018

That fact is irrefutable. Croydon is changing, over £5 billion is being pumped into its regeneration, and the whole town is going through a transformation of the likes it hasn’t seen before. Connected Space is a technology innovation company firmly rooted in Croydon, and committed to delivering transformational change with the organisations we work with … Continue reading “Croydon is changing”

Connecting graduates and small businesses to support the Croydon tech ecosystem

Saffron Saunders / 18 December 2018

I’m delighted to have been asked to contribute a blog post to croydon.digital, so early in the life of this new tech forum. If you don’t know me already, I’m the centre manager at Sussex Innovation Croydon – part of an incubation network for high-growth start-ups. Most people ask me “why Sussex? Isn’t Croydon in Surrey?” … Continue reading “Connecting graduates and small businesses to support the Croydon tech ecosystem”