1. How To Effectively Disorganize an Unconference

    It has been a very long year. About a year ago I attended my very first meeting as a part of the planning committee for Podcamp Halifax. Previously I had attended and presented but I just sort of assumed that magical faeries assembled everything the night before and made it all just sort of work. […]

  2. Survey Feedback

    Survey Feedback: We Hear You…Thanks! *Since this blog post was written in early February, a debrief meeting with the library was held. The Library does a tremendous amount to support this event and quite literally we could not do it without them. In this blog post you will see references to where the library could […]

  3. 2015 Event Notes

    We look forward to seeing everyone this Sunday! Here are some important notes on access and navigation… The Library is closed until 12 noon to the public so there is only one door you can use to get in starting at 8:00 am. The door will be locked with a volunteer letting people in. This door […]

  4. Make a Slidecast to Share Your Session

    Podcamp is full of unique content, and it would be great to be able to capture and share. But just a slide deck on its own doesn’t really capture the talk itself, or any audience participation. One thing we’ve seen in the wild that seems to be in the realm of the possible is slidecasting. Essentially, […]

  5. Presenter Mojo – Tips From The Experienced..

    Thank you to Carman Pirie and Jeff White of Kula Partners for sharing some of their thoughts on what to do and also what you might want to avoid…   Podcamp Presenter 101 New? Learn more about Podcamp Halifax. See the sessions from 2014 for some inspiration and to get an idea of what people […]

  6. Sponsors Rocking our Podcamp Budget…Thanks!

    We are really pleased with the many returning sponsors as well as a few new sponsors on board this year. To begin, before we were even ready to go, there was a significant sponsorship commitment from VERB Interactive coming in as the BE GREAT title sponsor. Do you know VERB? The talented folks at VERB are producing innovative and exciting work for clients […]

  7. Call out for Podcamp Halifax organizing team volunteers!

    This is a call out to anyone who wants to be more involved in making Podcamp Halifax 2014 a wild success! Below we have articulated the expectation of a volunteer, a typical year in the life of podcamp organizing and some roles that are important to fulfil. If you want to be involved, please come […]

  8. Tomorrow’s the big day – a few reminders

    Tomorrow’s the big day – just a reminder that registration starts at 8:30 AM and sessions at 9:15 at Alderney Gate Library The Halifax-Dartmouth ferry doesn’t run until 11:45 so check bus routes, perhaps even with the Transit 360 App. If you’re coming to the Podcamp Social at the Hub tonight, we’re hosting Battledecks! 5 people, 10 random slides, 20 seconds […]

  9. Podcamp 2013 is just around the corner!

    We’ve been busy prepping for Podcamp 2013. This year it falls on Sunday, January 20th at Alderney Gate Library. We’ll be opening up registration soon for both attending and presenting. Sign up for email updates to be notified when registration is open. In the meantime, start thinking about a topic for a session you’d like […]