Facebook Developer Garage London Happening this Thursday

Facebook Developer Garage, LondonThe London Facebook Developer Garage is taking place this Thursday 24th September at the usual location of Sun Microsystems, 45 King William Street, London. The topic this month is “What NOT to do in social media!”, taking a look at some of the high profile failures in the space as well as some insider advice on how to avoid the pitfalls and boost an application’s chances of success. Clara Shih, author of The Facebook Era, is the headline speaker and is going to be covering Audience Engagement on Facebook.

There’s the usual networking sessions and beer and pizza provided by Sun. In addition, speakers will include:

  • Iskandar Najmuddin from Nudge discussing the latest technical updates and changes to platform
  • Mat Clayton from Wakari/MixCloud/Web Ticketing on how *not* to develop a Facebook app based on his experience developing some of the biggest facebook app marketing campaigns
  • A look at the five biggest ‘epic fails’ in social media over the past few years from Hermione Way, presenter of Techfluff.tv

The doors open at 6pm and talks start at 7pm. Standard tickets are £7.50 or £4.50 for students. You can find out more about the event on the Facebook event page and tickets are available on Eventbrite as well as on the door.