Intro to Engineers.SG

Intro to Engineers.SG

Presented to volunteers.


Michael Cheng

July 09, 2016


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    What is Engineers.SG? • Engineers.SG is a not-for-profit community initiative

    created to help document the Singapore tech and startup scene. 2
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    Why Engineers.SG? • Created to answer the question, "where are

    the engineers in Singapore?", Engineers.SG seeks to be the place for anyone to get to know, learn and interact with the Singapore tech community. On the site, you can find a curated list of videos recording of local tech meetups and events. 3
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    Some Stats • 800+ videos • 19k page views /

    month • 14 conferences recorded so far • Upcoming: • Agile Conference SG, DevOpsDay, WordCampSG, PHPConf.Asia 5
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    Basic Elements of Event Recording • Input Sources: • Video

    of speaker • Screen capture • Audio recording • Mixed live into a Picture in Picture format - using Open Broadcaster Software (software video mixer) 6
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    Pre-Meetup Procedures 1. Get permission from meetup organizers, ensure presenters

    are ok. 2. Get volunteers to sign up for meetup slot. (, set to be allocated. Volunteer should register for meetup. 3. Collect designated set 1 day before (or on day itself). 4. Reach meetup at least 30 mins before. 33
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    Post-Meetup Procedures 1. Copy out video file. Return set if

    possible. 2. Run audio optimisation script on the recorded video file ( gitwiki/tree/master/scripts). 3. Upload to YouTube Channel. 4. Update Engineers.SG admin page with Organization & Presenter info. 5. Post link to Meetup page. 6. Setup social media post on Buffer (optional). 34