Category Archives: wherecamp

WhereCampPDX 2009 Planning Underway

WhereCampPDX 2009 is coming this fall and we’d like you to be a part of it. Last year’s event was a big success and we’re working to finalize the date, venue and details for the next one. WhereCampPDX is a 100% volunteer-run unconference in Portland, Oregon focusing on all things geographical. It’ll be a great […]

Thank You WhereCampPDXers!

Thank you so much to the sponsors, volunteers, and attendees who made last weekend a success. We had a fabulous set of conversations about location tracking, sustainability, transportation, and more. If you’d like to find session notes, check out our virtual geocache on Drop.io. I’d also like to point you to the Ning site set […]

Cache from the conference

This morning the WhereCampers started a drop.io box at: http://drop.io/wherecamppdx (Feed). Session notes and photos are being posted there. You can pull a feed for up-to-the minute details on schedule, pictures, and the various documents that WhereCampers have put there. The unconference has moved to Old Town Pizza for food and hacking. We will be […]

Anyone feel like taking a short run Sunday morning?

While we will talk about location and orientation at WhereCampPDX on Saturday, we have a couple of games that will actively explore people moving through locations on Sunday. On Sunday morning we will play Pac-Manhattan in the North Park Blocks. This is a chase game that is played by teams of runners and operators. The […]

Arrivals

On Friday evening, WhereCampPDX kicks-off with an art opening at Olympic Mills! The exhibition is called Equilibrium, the Human Mashup and presents artworks that explore the ways art and technology deal with Momentum, Maintenance, Multiplicity, and Mobility. The WhereCampPDX group will be running a little party game at the reception to get people thinking and […]