PodCamp Pittsburgh 3

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PodCamp Pittsburgh 3 is the third iteration of a community UnConference for people who create, enjoy or are interested in learning more about blogs, vlogs, audio podcasts, web video, content networks and new media monetization. WHEN: Saturday, October 18 through Sunday, October 19, from 9 AM to 4 PM each day WHERE: The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, 420 Boulevard of … Read More

PodCamp Pittsburgh 3 planning meeting

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There will be another PodCamp Pittsburgh 3 planning meeting on Wednesday, March 26, 2008 at 7:00 PM (note the later time) at the Creative Treehouse in Bellevue. Topics to be covered will include: Finalizing event date Discussion of mission and goals for the year Updates from subcommittee leaders Discussion of partnership to handle financial matters

Refresh Pittsburgh meeting

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The next meeting of Refresh Pittsburgh will at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, April 1 at the Creative Treehouse in Bellevue. Refresh Pittsburgh is a community of designers and developers working to refresh the creative, technical, and professional culture of Internet developers in the Pittsburgh area. To start the evening, Pat Collins will present “CakePHP: Rapid application development with PHP”. Why … Read More

Marketing for Nonprofits Workshop

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My colleague Karen Bryant will be presenting an all-day marketing class at the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management this Thursday. There are still a few spots open. Marketing for Nonprofits: Five Keys to a Winning Marketing Plan. Every nonprofit needs a strategic marketing plan to attract clients, secure funding and get noticed. This practical, how-to session presents the five keys … Read More

Refresh Pittsburgh meeting

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The next meeting of Refresh Pittsburgh will at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, February 26 at the Creative Treehouse in Bellevue. Refresh Pittsburgh is a community of designers and developers working to refresh the creative, technical, and professional culture of Internet developers in the Pittsburgh area. Cynthia Closkey (that’s me!) from Big Big Design will present “Google-Friendly Blogging in Five Easy … Read More

PodCamp Pittsburgh 3 planning meeting

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There will be another PodCamp Pittsburgh 3 planning meeting on Wednesday, February 20, 2008 at 6:30 PM at the Creative Treehouse in Bellevue. Topics to be covered will include: Progress to date Subcommittee leader assignments Possible speakers from outside Pittsburgh Next steps As Justin says, “If you have any questions, concerns or cupcakes, please bring them to the meet-up.”

Digital Democracy Conference

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If you’re interested in new media/social media, the evolution of journalism, and how both interact with the political process, here’s an event you’ll want to know about. I received this announcement from Bob Mayo, a journalist at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette who also blogs at The Busman’s Holiday. Digital Democracy is a special event happening here in Pittsburgh next month. This … Read More

Pittsburgh Geek Night the 57th

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Geek Night is a highly informal bimonthly gathering of people in the Pittsburgh high-tech industry. There is no dress code and no cover charge. Show up anytime after 5:00pm, and leave when you feel like it. When: Thursday, February 7, 2008, 5-9pm and later Where: The Church Brew Works at 3525 Liberty Ave in Lawrenceville (geeks gather in the back … Read More

PodCamp Pittsburgh 3 planning meeting

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There will be a PodCamp Pittsburgh 3 planning meeting tomorrow, January 23, 2008 at 6:30 PM at the Creative Treehouse in Bellevue. Topics to be covered will include: A review of the core work to be done prior to PodCamp Changes from last year’s event Discussion on how to handle the money Setting of an official date for the event … Read More

DevHouse Pittsburgh #2

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An upcoming event for Pittsburgh software and web developers, designers, and creative types of all sorts, plus entrepreneurs and more: DevHouse Pittsburgh is back for 2008! Our second event will be held on Saturday, January 26th at the Creative TreeHouse in Bellevue. In true DevHouse style, we’ll be going all day and into the night, from noon until midnight! Bring … Read More

Pittsburgh BlogFest 13

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The next Pittsburgh BlogFest is scheduled, at last! BlogFest is an informal and friendly quarterly gathering of local bloggers, vloggers, podcasters, and anyone who enjoys life on the Internet. It’s more happy hour than meeting: No talks will be given, no credentials required. There may be nametags, but that’s only because I’m terrible at remembering names. WHAT: Pittsburgh Blogfest 13 … Read More

Pittsburgh Geek Night the 56th

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Geek Night is a highly informal bimonthly gathering of people in the Pittsburgh high-tech industry. There is no dress code and no cover charge. Show up anytime after 5:00pm, and leave when you feel like it. When: Thursday, December 6, 2007, 5-9pm and later Where: The Church Brew Works at 3525 Liberty Ave in Lawrenceville (geeks gather in the back … Read More