PNW Tech Conferences (2016)
Conferences are a great way to network, learn, and socialize in the tech world. There has been an explosion in the number and variety of conferences in recent years. If you’re like me and want to jump in, and you’re in the Pacific Northwest of North America — here’s a list of area events that I’ve found. If you’re outside of the area or interested in international travel, check out this repo by Richard Litt.
Blaine, WA (August 3 — August 5) $800 ($275 per day)
Portland, OR (September 8–11) Unknown
An experimental festival celebrating independently-produced art and technology.
Bellvue, WA (September 18 — September 23) $995
CppCon is the annual, week-long face-to-face gathering for the entire C++ community. The conference is organized by the C++ community for the community.
Portland, OR (Sat. October 1, 10am — 5pm) $25–$150
AlterConf is a traveling conference series that provides safe opportunities for marginalized people and those who support them in the tech and gaming industries
Richland, WA (October 6th — October 8th) Sold Out
A conference about the intersections
of technology with humanity, meaning and ethics
for people who believe the world should be better
and are determined to make it so
If you know of any others — get in touch!