The Magic Behind Engineers.SG

The Magic Behind Engineers.SG

Presented at GeekCampSG 2016 (http://geekcamp.sg)

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Michael Cheng

October 29, 2016
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    Engineers.SG Engineers.SG is a 
 not-for-profit community initiative created to

    help document the Singapore tech and startup scene.
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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. 7
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    Some Stats • ~1200 videos, 2400 subscribers on YouTube •

    Website: 20k page views / month • YouTube Channel: 25k views / month • 21 conferences recorded so far • Upcoming: CSSConf.Asia & JSConf.Asia • We have trained 40+ volunteers so far 9
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    Streamline the Capture Workflow • Capture all the inputs (video,

    screen capture and audio) at the same time. 14
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    Streamline the Capture Workflow • Capture all the inputs (video,

    screen capture and audio) at the same time. • Feed all the sources into a laptop via USB. 14
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    Streamline the Capture Workflow • Capture all the inputs (video,

    screen capture and audio) at the same time. • Feed all the sources into a laptop via USB. • Software video mixer that lets us record, stream and edit the video feeds live. 14
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    Streamline the Capture Workflow • Capture all the inputs (video,

    screen capture and audio) at the same time. • Feed all the sources into a laptop via USB. • Software video mixer that lets us record, stream and edit the video feeds live. • No video post-production required. 14
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    Streamline the Capture Workflow • Capture all the inputs (video,

    screen capture and audio) at the same time. • Feed all the sources into a laptop via USB. • Software video mixer that lets us record, stream and edit the video feeds live. • No video post-production required. • Video files are ready to be uploaded at end of session. 14
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    15 Video Splitter Video output Video input Presenter’s Laptop Screen

    video capture tool Webcam Condenser microphone
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    15 Video Splitter Video output Video input Presenter’s Laptop Screen

    video capture tool Webcam Condenser microphone Software Video Mixer
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    15 Video Splitter Video output Video input Presenter’s Laptop Screen

    video capture tool Webcam Condenser microphone Software Video Mixer
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    16 Video Splitter Video output Video input Presenter’s Laptop Screen

    video capture tool Webcam Condenser microphone Software Video Mixer
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    19 • Title • Description • Organization • Presenter Info

    • Links to Slides • Link to Event Page
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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. (http://bit.ly/ esg-calendar), 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. 20
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    Post-Meetup Procedures (Advanced Users) 1. Copy out video file. Return

    set if possible. 2. Run audio optimisation script on the recorded video file (https://github.com/engineersftw/gitwiki/tree/master/scripts). 3. Upload to YouTube Channel. Cron job syncs video to website. 4. Update Engineers.SG admin page with Organization & Presenter info. 5. Post link to Meetup page. 6. Setup social media post on Buffer (optional). 21
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    Post-Meetup Procedures (Simpler Process) 1. Copy out video file. Return

    set if possible. 2. Upload to Dropbox (http://bit.ly/esg-upload) 3. Let Michael know… 22
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    Open Source Resources • GitHub Wiki (https://github.com/engineersftw/gitwiki) • Video Tutorial

    • https://bit.ly/esg-video-tutorial • Website: https://github.com/engineersftw/website • OBS Studio (http://obsproject.com) 23
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    What’s next? • Produce transcripts of videos • Easy skimming

    and scanning of text. • Searchable for keywords. • Translation & subtitling • Accessible to regional viewers. • Automate the upload & distribution process. 52
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    Join Us! Support Us! • Email us: admin@engineers.sg • Follow

    us on Twitter: @EngineersFTW • Like our page: https://www.facebook.com/engineersftw/ • Support Us! https://engineers.sg/support_us 54