Category Archives: My Events

She’s Geeky: A Women’s Tech (un)conference

I am working on a great new event this fall. It is for women who work in technology called She’s Geeky. It is October 22-23 in Mountain View CA. I would encourage you all to let women you know in … Continue reading

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Online Community Unconference: Unconfrences for Communities Q & A

Besides facilitating I lead a session at the Online Community Unconference about unconferences. I got to talk with three wonderful women (the right people) who were all interested in learning more about how it really could work for their communities. … Continue reading

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AOL internal ‘unconference’

Two weeks ago I headed out to Dulles and lead an unconference for AOL. There were 4 AOL folks who had been to one of my events either MashupCamp or the Internet Identity Workshop and about 120 people new to … Continue reading

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Learning by Example: IIW

One of the fun parts of this work is to help make great experiences and introduce folks to Open Space. At the Java One Conference i got to meet Sinsato who is working on an unconference in Montana who I … Continue reading

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My Upcoming Tech Unconferences : Online Community, Supernova, BlogHer

I am really excited about the opportunities that are coming up for me to facilitate Open Space in the tech world. First of all there is the Online Community Unconference on June 6th being put on by Forum One. I … Continue reading

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Yahoo HackDay was inspired by unconferences

Susan Mernitt did a post about the inspirations for Hack Day. Those include Burning Man Bar/FooCamp, Open Space unconferences,

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Face 2 Face Tutorial Reviews from OSCON

Welcome to Face 2 FaceOriginally uploaded by Jeff Kubina. It has been a few weeks since OSCON…all and all a great event. One of the highlights was getting to lead Face 2 Face: Processes for Open Source Communities. I wasn’t … Continue reading

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Mashup Camp made the Merc

I am at Mashup Camp facilitating. Yesturday a San Jose Mercury News reporter came to cover they event and today we made the front page of the business section with this title – Plan-as-you-go “unconference” unleashes ideas. I like the … Continue reading

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Summary of my BayCHI talk

There is a great post up by YABOU that summarizes my survey of unconference methods.

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Feedback from my BayCHI Talk

My talk at BayCHI on Tuesday went really well. reinventnow: daily reinvention of who we are wrote about their experience. He talks about a pattern that did not make it out to the whole group. The fact that meeting people … Continue reading

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