Call for Battledeckers

Any brave Perl Mongers around here? Why? 

Well, we're glad you asked. We're looking for brave & spontaneous guys & girls to join this editions's BATTLEDECKS. 

We're preparing the slides (a set of 12 random slides for each contestant), putting together the team of judges & waiting for you to join. How?

We're glad you asked: follow this link & leave your details in the form we prepared. Or just send an email to by October 14th & let us know you're up for the challenge.




Call for Speakers - Cluj.PM meets mst

YAPC::Europe 2016 is over and we already miss you. Let's meet again, we made all the arrangements, including securing an amazing guest speaker: Matt S Trout of Shadowcat Systems Ltd.! He last visited us (apart from YAPC) when we launched our community, on March 2nd 2012, let's welcome him back properly.

See you all again on November the 3rd, at our usual meeting spot: City Plaza Hotel.

If you're working with Perl on a daily basis, or just want to learn more about this versatile language, don't miss out on our meetups. Come and meet Matt Trout, fellow Perl programmers & catch up with friends.

So if you are interested in giving a talk, you should know that your topics may cover anything related to Perl development, entrepreneurship, UI, business, devops, and why not, even other related programming languages! Be creative and surprise us with some really special talk proposals. We know you have it in YOU!

Now back to the administrative details, please submit your talk by October 14th, 2015, by following the link to the submission form. Please keep in mind that there are three types of talk slots: 40 minutes, 20 minutes and 5 minutes (lightning talks). Choose the one that suits you best, or leave us a comment if you need a different time slot. To submit a talk, you can also sent an email to, including title, abstract & duration of your talk.

All the approved speakers will be notified by October 17th, 2015. For details and updates, keep an eye on our social channels!


Happy Spring, Perl Divas!

Happy Spring! 


Happy Holidays!

Dear #Perl community, we want to wish you Happy Holiday & a joyful new year, full of adventure and opportunities! Thanks for being our friends in 2015!


Social event alert: Brian d'foy is visiting Cluj, let's meet for drinks

Quick heads-up: Brian d'foy is visiting from the US, time for an emergency social; Let's meet & have some drinks at the newest #steampunk cafe in Cluj; 
Where: Enigma Cafe (Iuliu Maniu St 12,Cluj-Napoca, map here)
When: Thursday, December 10th, starting 8 pm. Be there or be square.

Important: Help us know an approx # of attendees: fill in this form (to readjust the reservation if the case) Please let us know if you're attending by tomorrow (10 December), 5 pm.

P.S.: Name used for reservation is Amalia, they'll know where to direct you upon arrival in case you don't see the clujpm crowd.

See you!