An upcoming event that sounds very interesting: Unconferenz. Using
Pecha Kucha which is basically a open discussion with limitations on each speaker of 20 slides and 20 seconds each slide.
Date: February 7, 2009, Saturday
Time: 8:00am to 4:00pm
Place: JAIMS (in Hawaii Kai)
6660 Hawaii Kai Dr
Honolulu, Hawaii 96825
Attendance: 50 – 100 Limited
Cost: $25 – This will include a t-shirt and lunch
their site to register and get more information!
Today was the opening day for the two-day
Podcamp Hawaii. It was a lot of great information, great variety of sessions, and plenty of wonderful people. Here’s just a few of my notes from the day:
Opening blessings by Haunani and ‘Illima Kauka. Followed by two lovely hula songs, danced by Kanoe Miller, and performed by The Casey Olson Trio.
Chris Heuer (
www.chrisheuer.com) – Social media principles: tip — Be human, be personal. Check out: Filtrbox.com
Rob Farrow –
Managing Online Identity: tip — chi.mp
Kristie Wells –
Building Your Community: tip — socialmediaclub.org
Rob Halper –
Johnson and Johnson : “equity marketing, not a hard ROI” health channel on YouTube
Dave Erdman –
Podcasting Hawaii to Japan: tip — use lots of different media (YouTube, Podcasts, and “theme” web sites) to help Search Engine ranking
Overall, very interesting! I can’t make tomorrow’s session, even though there are some really good ones, including: Matt Mullenweg and Neil Abercrombie. Try to make it if you can:
Love technology? Thinking about starting your own blog site? Curious about Macs? Check out the
Mactoberfest coming up on October 19th. It’s part of “ Hawaii Geek Week“. Mactoberfest events include: Keynote speaker will be Lorelle VanFossen a WordPress blogger, swap meet, door prizes, and more! Free, on the University of Hawaii, Manoa campus.
And, that week there will be other events including:
See you there!