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Saturday, Nov 9, 2019 8:00am - 5:00pm
1111 Jones St,Omaha
Tune that bummer out, friend, because BarCamp Omaha is a “user‑generated” conference where the speakers are everyday free spirits talking about what they think is groovy. Talks aren’t scheduled or planned until right before things kick off, and anyone — flower children, hunks, heck, even squares — can give a talk.
Stoked, but feeling like taking the stage is a little too heavy? No sweat — don’t get uptight! Just come and hang loose.
At BarCamp, you won’t find a predetermined speaker list or a line of suits passing out business cards. What you will find is a mop‑top in a t‑shirt talking about moonshine, a web developer talking about the best practices in SEO, or a world traveler sharing their far‑out experiences.
BarCamp is a chance to network, learn something fab, and share what makes you feel outta sight!
That's up to you decide! But the general topics are:
Maker: Churn, MRR, fundraising, audio cassette tapes, or even the lemonade stand you ran when you were a kid are all fair game. This is a hip place to talk about building far-out things and/or getting dat paper.
Creative: Designing letterpress invitations, macrame pants, slideshows of your world travels or rebranding a product? This is the track for you to share your creative accomplishments and valuable lessons, man.
Tech: Building React apps in your free time? Designed an ETL pipeline? Hacked together a Raspberry Pi temperature sensor? Ready to tell the world about touch-tone telephones? Come talk about the hardware and software that you get excited about.
Kitchen Sink: Psst. I hear you made some moonshine. This track is for all those passions that don’t quite fit the mold (just like the rest of us hep cats). Surfing the gnarly waves, urban planning in your free time, making and selling acrylic decorative grapes, and organizing your closet are all welcome topics here!
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8TH
7PM | OPENING PARTY at Beercade 2 (Little Bohemia)!
We're planning a pre-conference shindig — more details to come, can you dig it?
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9TH
8AM | COFFEE / SIGN UP
Scarf some snacks and coffee, sign up for a talk, and start the day lip-flappin’ with your fellow BarCampers.
9AM | MORNING TALKS BEGIN
We’ll start out the first round of talks promptly at 9am, so make sure you’re mellowed out and ready to learn!
12PM | LUNCH & NETWORKING
Soak up the good vibes with your new BarCamp friends and enjoy a stellar lunch.
1PM | AFTERNOON TALKS BEGIN
At 1 PM, we’ll reconvene and chill for our afternoon session of ace talks!
5PM | CLOSING
It’s time to peace out! Tell your new friends to keep on keepin’ on, collect addresses for your new pen pals, and start getting psyched for next year. Don’t forget to pick up your friendship bracelet (sponsored by Bergman Incentives), and other BarCamp memorabilia from the merch table!
For more visit their website at barcampomaha.org
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1111 Jones St
Omaha, NE 68102