About the Philippine Tech Community

About the Philippine Tech Community

The rise in the number of tech communities in the Philippines dates back in the early days of the WWW in the Philippines (circa 1995). From mailing lists to BBS, which later evolved into online forums, tech communities in the country began conducting mini-EBs (Eye Balls or what we know now as meetups) to give faces behind the (user)names online.

Technology

Here are some of the technologies you can learn from the communities.

Recent News

  • Have you tried turning it OFF and ON? – a day trip to Antipolo with PH Tech Community

    “Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you” — Anne Lamott This quote inspired the theme of our PH Tech Community Leads Meetup for May 2019.  I think we can all agree that running tech communities and organizing events are not an easy feat. Over the past couple of […]

  • PWDO & UXPH Womentors Event March 2019

     We need more women mentors. This was the key message in a Philippine Web Designers Organization (PWDO) & User Experience Philippines (UXPH), which invited key women mentors in the technology space to talk with other aspiring designers. The original concept for the program came from the fact that gender diversity & women empowerment has been […]

  • Defining Objectives & Key Results for the PH Tech Community

    “What are our objectives and key results as a community?” This was the key question discussed and raised during the PH Tech Leads meetup last February 13, 2019 at the Workable.PH co-working space in Ortigas, Pasig City.   Initially the group, lead by UX Philippines community leads, discussed what were OKRs. OKR is an objectives […]