Original Source: http://www.gulf-times.com, 22 February, 2011
Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar (VCUQatar) is hosting its second ‘Refresh Qatar’ meeting on February 26 at its Atrium from 10.30am.
The Refresh Qatar (Web, Mobile and Startups meetups) offers networking, discussion, and learning for web designers, web developers, e-marketers, entrepreneurs and investors working in Doha, a spokesperson said.
The second meeting of the series will feature talks on Rapid Web Application Development, Web Standards and Accessibility, Usability and Online Marketing followed by a networking lunch.
VCUQatar web developer, and event’s organiser, Balal Khan, said: “Refresh is a friendly and vibrant event for Qatar’s best designers and developers to meet and share what they know through demonstrations, panel discussions and open Q&A sessions.
In addition to four expert speakers, we will start the day with a team-based challenge; and finish in time for lunch with an open debate on e-commerce and mobile commerce” he added.
Slots are also available at the end of each Refresh meeting for participants to quickly get the word out about an event or initiative they or their organisation is organising in the Web, Mobile or Startup scene, the official said.
The first Refresh Qatar was held in December, 2010 and featured presentations from the leading lights of Qatar’s web community. More information can be had at RefreshQatar.com