16 Jun 2007 brondsem   » (Journeyer)

BarCamp Grand Rapids 2

no, it's nothing (inherently) about drinking. It's a fun geeky get-together that I'm helping organize again this year. Here's the announcement with all the info:

Rule #1 of BarCamp: you DO talk about BarCamp.


We're proud to announce our second BarCamp (dangerously close to being "annual"). BarCamp is a technology & design unconference where the campers (you) determine what's on the schedule. These ad-hoc unconferences are intense events with discussions, demos, and a chance to interact with fellow attendees. Anyone with something to contribute or with the desire to learn is welcome and invited to participate.

WHEN: Friday evening, July 20 and Saturday, July 21

WHERE: Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI

COST: Free! But everyone is encouraged to present something and be involved, even if you're never given a talk before.

WHAT: So far, topics ranging from opensource business to the JQuery Javascript library to next generation communications. Ultimately each camper has an opportunity to help determine the content.

You can register and find out more information about BarCamp Grand Rapids at http://barcamp.org/BarCampGrandRapids2, or about BarCamps in general at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BarCamp

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Syndicated 2007-06-16 20:27:01 (Updated 2007-06-16 20:27:36) from Dave Brondsema's Blog - Programming

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