John just brought this to my attention: Barcamp Vancouver (+ Photo Camp) [kk] and promptly signed us up. I started panicking about getting the time off work but it conveniently starts at 6:00pm. Here are the details:
Tech creatives: Local technologists, geeks, innovators, enthusiasts, entrepreneurs, tech writers, tech managers, bloggers, podcasters, video bloggers and hangers-on.
A 24-hour ad-hoc, all-play unconference where everyone who attends participates by presenting or helping out.
Bryght Offices, 1 Alexander St., Gastown, Vancouver
Friday, August 25, 6:00pm to Saturday, August 26, 6:00pm
Because itâ€™ll be a fun party and totally informative, all at the same time. Hereâ€™s the full rundown:
*and because none of my pics [flickr] are as impressive as most of those by people attending this event, i’ve attached a lovely pic of me on an elephant to this post. just because. it’s me on a ride-y elephant.