2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference – Unconference

Amy Sample Ward

Topic : Unconference. Description : The NTC Unconference is a place to continue conversations from, ask questions about, or further explore the various tracks and sessions of the conference. presentation Presentations from 2011 11ntc ntc nten unconferenceDate : March 19, 2011. Location : Washington DC. The physical space will include sections for all 5 tracks, and a main organizing board where you can post a question or topic to discuss.

An organizer's unconference


This is all set to happen at this week's New Organizing Institute (NOI)'s RootsCamp National 2012 unconference (Nov 30th and Dec 1st, here in D.C.) -- a mecca of sorts for the organizer faithful.

NonProfit 2.0 UnConference and holiday discount

Amy Sample Ward

Unconference is coming to Washington, D.C., Unconference here. delivers the best of both worlds, offering great keynote sessions led by Amanda Rose, Founder of Twestival, but in an unconference way with no PowerPoint, 15 minute leads, and open questions and dialogue for fantastic conversations. shifts into a full-on Unconference. What is an Unconference? dc event nonprofit nptech openspace training unconference NonProfit 2.0

Embracing Your Fearlessness at Nonprofit 2.0 Unconference


Unconference on June 15 th at SEIU's headquarters in Washington, DC from 8:30AM to 4:00PM. The hybrid unconference will begin with Case engaging in a town hall chat about the sector’s need to squash fears and to innovate. Nonprofits fear change.

Disrupting Social Change at Nonprofit 2.0 Unconference


Unconference on June 26 th at SEIU headquarters in Washington, DC. Unconference is aimed at nonprofit practitioners and consultants who work in: Online Advocacy and Outreach. The Unconference is $36 (with the discount) for the entire day and includes continental breakfast, lunch, and snacks. Their keynotes will be followed by a full-on Unconference in which you will dictate the topics addressed for the rest of the day. Unconference this year

Green Innovation for Business Unconference

Tech Soup Blog

Have you ever heard of an unconference ? It is a participant-driven gathering centered around a particular theme. It is to conferences what Web 2.0 is to regular web pages, meaning it is more of a business oriented social-networking event than a traditional conference where talking heads push information at you all day. read more.

Personal Democracy Unconference URL list | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Pipes (1) PDF2007 , nptech Personal Democracy Unconference URL list 05.20.07 | 3175 No Comments [link] Personal+Democracy+Unconference+URL+list 2007-05-21+02%3A40%3A15 Allan+Benamer One of the great things about conferences (and unconferences) are all the URLs and media items you never heard about. Paq 1 week ago We're still working on unconference topics, oddly some people seem unfamiliar with unconferences.

Online Community Unconference June 10 in Mountain View, California

Tech Soup Blog

Next week, I'll be attending The Online Community Unconference (OCU) , along with my TechSoup community colleague, Susan Tenby. What's an unconference?"

A Very Merry Unconference To You

Beaconfire Wire

Fortunately for conference registrants and other interested parties, an intrepid band of volunteers led by Socialfish’s Maddie Grant and Lindy Dreyer, along with Omnipress , ThePort , NFi Studios , and Avectra, sprang into action and created UnTech10 , the Technology Unconference. What is an unconference ? This post was originally supposed to be about the ASAE Technology Conference.

Unconference: NetSquared Open Space (NOS): APIs and Open Data

Tech Soup Blog

Attend the Unconference: Netsquared Open Space (NOS): APIs and Open Data at the Nonprofit Technology Conference (# 10NTC ) to learn how. List five ways your organization can use APIs and open data to show your impact, coordinate volunteers, and inspire supporters to take action. No clue? No problem. If you easily listed five ideas and are fired up to share your knowledge, demo your website, share your application, or get feedback, then bring your project and join the session! read more.

Live from NTC: The art of the Unconference

Beaconfire Wire

So when I saw the “unconference” on Open Data and APIs, I was all in. What is an “unconference” anyway, and what place does it have at a conference. Now that I’ve received my education in the Unconference, I’m hooked. At an “unconference,” the agenda is set by the attendees ten minutes. At an “unconference,” the attendees are the experts, leading and following in discussions of their choosing.

Green Enterpise Unconference: Timely Gathering, Dec 3rd, Mountain View CA


The “ Green Enterprise Unconference ” we’re hosting on December 3rd is looking extremely timely and interesting. The folks attending the Green Enterprise Unconference are going to be a fascinating group – top executives and environmental/sustainability managers and consultants from a range of organizations: Google. Hope you can join us: The “ Green Enterprise Unconference

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


It is run as an unconference, meaning YOU set the agenda. Thousands of nonprofit pros rely on our annual Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar to discover skill-building, strategy-slaying, network-enhancing nonprofit events. Today, we're excited to announce the all-new list for 2017!

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development


Read More » Letter from Participation Camp: The Digital Divide Aimee McLaughlin in Influence 5 May 2010 As a relative newbie here at Forum One, I wasnt sure what to expect when as I headed to my very first "unconference."

Six Lessons from #Untech10 – Engage365

AFP Blog

Six Lessons from #Untech10 – Engage365: "By now, you’ve all heard about how the UnTech10 unconference sprung out of the cancelled ASAE Technology Conference (and if not, here’s the scoop).As As one of the organizers of Untech10, I have, of course, been thinking a lot about not only how awesome it all was and how great it felt to be part of it, but also what this means as a case study for the use of

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Off to NTC!

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

I’m looking forward to the Unconference on Open Data organized by NetSquared, and getting to see lots of old colleagues. Tomorrow morning, I’ll be leaving on a jet plane, to Atlanta, Georgia, for the 2010 Nonprofit Technology Conference. This will be my 7th NTC since 2001 (or, more accurately, my 5th. I went to two Circuit Rider Roundups.). I’m looking forward to it.

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Four Conferences Online Organizers Should Attend


Unconference. Unconference in DC will lead a series of sessions and conversations about using social media to create networked communities and movements. Join Amanda Rose, founder of Twestival as she kicks off the unconference with a special keynote. Conference season is gearing up. With so many conferences to choose from and ranges in ticket prices, it can be overwhelming to decide which conferences to attend. Here's Frogloop's top four picks for the next few months.

AI for Nonprofits and Social Good: Link Roundup

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

On December 8, 2018, Seattle Pacific University, AI and Faith, and TheoTech hosted an unconference to explore the relationship between AI and faith. Allison Fine and I have been actively researching and writing about AI for Social Good and Nonprofits.

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Holy Moly! The #Untech10 Story…


ASAE Tech Expo Goes Unconference – UNTECH10 (Omnipress blog). A Very Merry Unconference To You (BeaconFire Wire). Here’s the story of #Untech10 as it unfolded through press and blog posts. To read the Twitter transcript, go here. [My My blog post: From #Tech10 to #UnTech10! Snow causes ASAE to cancel Tech Show (Meetings.net). ASAE’s Technology Conference: How to handle a crisis admirably (Splash!). untech10 – Learning 2.0 in Action (Tagoras blog).

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Dear Nonprofits, Be Fearless


Michael Smith, the Director of the White House''s Social Innovation Fund , spoke to the Unconference after lunch. This is our final installment of Nonprofit 2.0 keynotes. In the last couple of weeks, we were able to recap Majora Carter and Craig Newmark.

Why aren't we supporting leadership in a way that helps people grow?


Unconference we explored how to disrupt social change in the nonprofit sector. Unconference Storify here. Yesterday at the Nonprofit 2.0 The day began bright and early, bursting with energy. Majora Carter started us off as the first keynote.

Great reads from around the web on December 25th

Amy Sample Ward

UnConference and holiday discount | NetSquared, an initiative of TechSoupGlobal.org – NonProfit 2.0 Unconference is coming to Washington, D.C., Unconference here: [link]. I come across so many great conversations, ideas, and resources all over the web every day. Here are some of the most interesting things I’ve found recently (as of December 25th).

Nonprofits Need to Focus on Results


Unconference, and we promised to keep ''em coming. And in the meantime, you can check out the Storify recap of the Unconference. Last week we gave you a recap of Majora Carter''s keynote at the Nonprofit 2.0 This week, we''ll dig into what Craig Newmark had to say during his keynote.

Tips to Humanize Your Social Media


Unconference this really resonated with me when Paul Young of charity: water said in his keynote, what if your online communications (website, social media, fundraising appeals) looked like how you talked.

Introducing Community Participation Bootcamp at the MAH

Museum 2.0

MuseumCamp is a professional development experience that is part retreat, part unconference, part adult summer camp. For the past five years, each summer, the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History has hosted MuseumCamp.

Where's the Care2 Team in June 2011?


There are conferences, and then there are e-conferences.and unconferences. Unconference Washington, DC. and summits. conventions. forums. expos. banquets. dinners. galas. meetings. daycamp. bootcamp.

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Nonprofit Technology Conference: Where You Want to Be on Day One

Tech Soup Blog

Unconference: NetSquared Open Space (NOS): APIs and Open Data. Folks from TechSoup Global will be presenting at several breakout sessions and activities during # 10NTC. Below is the best way to keep up with them on day one of the conference. Thursday, April 8, 2010. read more. Tools

Two Opportunities at the MAH: MuseumCamp and an Incredible Job

Museum 2.0

Each summer, the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History hosts MuseumCamp , a professional development experience that is part retreat, part unconference, part adult summer camp. Dear Museum 2.0

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Join Us at MuseumCamp 2015 to Explore Making Space for Self and Others

Museum 2.0

illustration by Beck Tench Each summer, the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History hosts MuseumCamp , a professional development experience that is part retreat, part unconference, part summer camp.

Aspiring, Thriving, or Struggling Changemaker? Join us for MuseumCamp 2016.

Museum 2.0

Each summer, the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History hosts MuseumCamp , a professional development experience that is part retreat, part unconference, part adult summer camp.

Listening Tools


Unconference on Friday, June 25th. People want to be better listeners. Or at least they want to figure out what the right tools are. Beth Kanter’s final session of the day “Listening Tools&# drew a large crowd of curious attendees at the Nonprofit 2.0

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Women Who Tech: Tools and Apps to Energize your Base

Amy Sample Ward

How do you set up an unconference? Here are two great resources to get you started: unconference and open space technology.

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Greenwashing vs Really Being Green

FI Space

Come find our the difference at this unconference here in Austin this Sept… Are you driving environmental innovation within your company? These “unconferences&# will bring together dozens of professionals engaged in making their organizations more efficient, sustainable and leading-edge. For more information visit the Green Innovation for Business Unconference wiki or contact Dave Witzel or Odin Zackman

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A Compass for Congress


Back in September, Forum One was one of the sponsors of CongressCamp, an informal "barcamp" unconference here in Washington. I want to tell you about a fantastic new (and developing) resource for congressional staff. For two days, attendees exchanged ideas on how social media and collaboration tools could increase citizen engagement with Capitol Hill.

Foo Camp 2009

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

It's structured as an unconference, where the 300 or so folks showing up design the conference program of roughly 70 sessions in about an hour the first night. I just got back from Foo Camp 2009, which was a blast as usual.

Facilitating Creative Learning (for Professionals): More Notes on MuseumCamp

Museum 2.0

MuseumCamp was inspired by other action-oriented professional development experiences, ranging from open-ended unconferences to tightly-formatted tinkering workshops. And if you want a more efficient approach to multi-vocal facilitation, try an unconference.

For my mom on Ada Lovelace Day

Amy Sample Ward

Hosting unConferences across the United States, She’s Geeky aims to inspire women technologists in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) fields, provide a space for women geeks to create enduring communities, and foster collaboration and innovation among peers.&#.

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Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

The unconference/camp model of learning about technology issues is really great, but falls a little short when dealing with a specific tool, and an audience that is mostly unfamiliar with it. at 5:48 pm Michelle, I had an opportunity to “force&# the unconference/camp model of learning, as you described it, on participants at the AIRS (www.airs.org) conference in Houston ( [link] ).

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Greenwashing vs Really Being Green

FI Space

Come find our the difference at this unconference here in Austin this Sept… Are you driving environmental innovation within your company? These “unconferences&# will bring together dozens of professionals engaged in making their organizations more efficient, sustainable and leading-edge. For more information visit the Green Innovation for Business Unconference wiki or contact Dave Witzel or Odin Zackman

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Come to SocialDev Camp East!


"SocialDevCamp East is the Unconference for Thought Leaders of the Future Social Web Following up on the successful premiere of SocialDevCampEastSpring2008, held in Baltimore in May, SocialDevCamp East Fall 2008 once again invites east coast developers and technology business leaders to come together for a thoughtful discussion of the ideas and technologies that will drive the future of the social web. Join Lindy and I at this really fun unconference.

Summer Conference Roundup (June - August 2012)


Unconference Washington, DC. ? Summer conferencing.happened so fast ? ? Summer conferencing.had me a blast ?.

Nonprofit 2.0: The Four I's to Measure Social Media


Allison Fine and Beth Kanter keynoted a thoughtful keynote conversation moderated by Shireen Mitchell during the first annual NonProfit 20 Unconference. Fine and Kanter told attendees that nonprofits need to empower their free agents (volunteers who are passionate about your nonprofit and help raise money for your organization) to help nonprofits further their mission. Nonprofits should embrace free agents to raise money for your organization said Fine and Kanter.

Join us for the social collaboration game at SHINE

Amy Sample Ward

Here’s what David said : If you want to find out how social technology can be used collaboratively to solve neighbourhood problems, do join me and colleagues for a lively session on May 16 in London at the SHINE unconference for social entrepreneurs. My colleague, friend, and collaborator David Wilcox just posted about the social collaboration game we are going to be putting on at SHINE derived partly from the social media game and from our work on the Social by Social project.

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