Modern Jago is Microsoft's pop-up space in Shoreditch for designers, developers and creative minds. We’re only here until end June 2013 so come along to our events while they are on and head on down for free co-working space during the day, Monday - Friday. Want to find out more about the space?
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What's happening at Jago
Over the next two months, we're hosting loads of events for creatives and developers from all walks of life at Modern Jago. We're open Monday to Friday until the end of June, and most of the events we host are free to attend. Here's what's on soon:
22 May at All Day
This day long workshop run by Microsoft Evangelist Andrew Spooner will introduce you to the new Windows 8 operating system and the design and UX patterns that exist in Windows Store apps. The day is split into 2 parts. The morning will give you an overview of the Modern UI, explaining the new Windows experience and explaining the design principles that manifest themselves in this new style of application, brought...
23 May at 7pm
We're happy to host the next HTML5 Codeshow London meetup at Modern Jago. To start off the meetup, Steve Plank, from Microsoft will give a presentation titled: Focus on the HTML5 code, not website service management "You’ve written the best, most interactive, engaging website in HTML5 but now you start to get involved in service packs, patching, security updates and service management of the website. Move your time and energy...
23 May at 12-5pm
IC tomorrow, a Technology Strategy Board programme, has launched the £120K Digital Innovation Contest - Fashion in collaboration with the British Fashion Council (BFC) and the Tech City Investment Organisation (TCIO), to encourage digital innovations that can be applied in the fashion and retail industry. Challenge partners include the London College of Fashion, augmented reality business Holition, the creators of the world's first pop-up mall Boxpark, and fashion and celebrity...
24 May at Chinwags Careers Day @ Digital Shoreditch 2013
The Careers Day is aimed at all of those who want to get a job (or a better one) in the digital sector. With the opportunity to meet the industry employers including agengencies, top brands and exciting start-ups. With portfolio reviews, CV surgeries, presentations and workshops hosted by some of the top creative studios in Shoreditch and leading employers. ...
25 May at 12pm - 4.30pm
We're living in a time of rapid and disruptive change. The centre of economic gravity in the world is moving eastwards as China, India and other Asian countries continue to grow, while big data and the ownership of intellectual property pose global challenges that require new business models and ways of organising resources. The only resource that isn't scarce is human ingenuity, so we believe it's more important than ever...
Want to host your event at Modern Jago for free? We've still got a few spaces available for the right kind of events to fill our calendar...
This is an amazing place to work, so why not join us? Modern Jago is also open Monday to Friday 9 - 7 for you to come and work from the space and meet other creative individuals, companies, start-ups, designers and developers also working in the space. It's a great chance to collaborate and discuss what you’re working on; we even have Microsoft experts onsite if you're interested in app development, design or simply to try out the latest Windows 8 devices.
Simply turn up on the day for co-working, no booking required. Space isn’t exclusive, so be willing to share with like-minded teams and individuals. Who knows? It may be the chance meeting that changes everything.
Come find us
We're located in the old Rochelle School, on Club Row in the heart of Shoreditch, London, just off Arnold Circus. The two closest stations are Shoreditch High Street (5min by foot) or Old St (10min by foot). You can also jump on the 243 or 55 bus from Central London.
The Modern Jago team are a friendly bunch, if you’re interested to talk with them about an opportunity or are interested in booking the space for an event, just get in touch via the email to the right