Archive for the category "barcamp"

BarCampVancouver08 Day Blog

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Since I have done about 15 live blogs in the last week or so I’m not going to be liveblogging today’s sessions. However, I will be updating this post throughout the day with a day blog in order to take notes, jot down links, and share photos. 10:00am: Right now we’re just doing the schedule […]

WordCamp at BarCamp Vancouver We're Almost There

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

We’re only a few days away from BarCamp Vancouver 2008 and due to some recent changes, here’s a quick update. … BarCampVancouver 2008 is taking place all across Granville Island. … Opening night party is Friday at 7:00pm at Workspace in Gastown and the official start time on Saturday is 9:30am (check out the schedule). […]

WordCamp at BarCamp 2008: Your Input Needed

Comments 10 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Duane Storey on Flickr BarCamp Vancouver is fast-approaching and while organizers have set the dates and locations (September 25th on Granville Island), Duane and I need your input with regards to the WordCamp programme. This WordPress specific track will be all about, you guessed it, WordPress – the world’s number on blogging platform. WordCamp @ […]

The True Meaning of BarCamp

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Over the last few weeks I’ve had several people ask me, “what exactly is BarCamp?” Photo credit: Lloyd Budd on Flickr Contrary to what the name might suggest we’re not all going to be learning how to mix drinks unlike the topics at the more literally named VinoCamp, TransitCamp, or MobileCamp. BarCamp is an ad-hoc […]

BarCamp Vancouver 2008 Save The Date

Comments 15 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The social media landscape in Vancouver sure has evolved since I first attended BarCamp in 2006 and as such the event is back and bigger than ever for 2008. BarCamp is an ad-hoc un-conference born from the desire for people to share and learn in an open environment. It is an intense event with discussions, […]