A gathering, born from a desire to create an event for people to share and learn in an open environment. Buffalo Unconference is an interactive event with talks, demos, and plenty-of-time for discussions between attendees. Everyone is encouraged to participate, attendees create the agenda by presenting on topics that they love. Anyone with something to contribute or the desire to learn is welcome to join.
Buffalo Unconference is designed to contribute to the growth of our city's entrepreneurial ecosystem. Promoting entrepreneurship through the collision of people and ideas. At Buffalo Unconference, hundreds of attendees will share their thoughts about interesting topics that they are passionate about. In previous events, attendees who are experts in the subject have presented on Astronomy, Programming, Art, Music, and Volunteerism. Anything that you love, that the community deems appropriate, can be a the topic of a session.
You provide the topic and the content(slide show, demo) and we provide the space, the projector, and an audience. Buffalo Unconference is a "No Sales" zone! You are encouraged to present topics within your expertise, but you're not allowed to advertise your products or services.
Please take a moment, think of a topic you'd like to discuss, and register a talk - Your attendance will make this the best Buffalo Unconference yet!
An open conference, built to bring together a diverse group of people, so they may share their knowledge on topics they are passionate about.
The agenda is created by attendees during the registration process. Anyone who wants to initiate a discussion on a topic can propose a talk. The event organizers will schedule 5 conference tracks that run simultaniously composed of the proposed talks
Speakers will be given 25 minutes to split, as they choose, between presentation and discussion. Attendees may attend any talk, on any track, based on their preferences.