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May the nerds be ever in their favor!

Alright all, here it is… the big announcement! (Actually, TWO of them!) Firstly, we are so thrilled to reveal that the new custodians of BarCamp Philly are none other than Maurice Gaston and David Dylan Thomas! Alias @mofro and @movie_pundit, this dynamic duo already has a bad habit of creating incredible things …

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Jobs & Giveaways! Also, bacon.

Ok, so your weekend coming up is looking pretty amazing. You’ve RSVPd for the preparty, which means on Friday night, you’ll be hanging out in a swanky loft space, drinking local brews fresh from the kegerator, eating hoagie-snob-approved sandwiches from Sarcone’s, chatting with this awesome developer/artist/part-time fish monger you’ve just …

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Volunteers!

BarCamp is this weekend! You know what that means? Time to volunteer! Volunteers make our world go round, and they get first pick at the t-shirts and free admission (if you haven’t already scored your ticket; if you have, let me know, I will work something out for you)! If …

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BarCamp Tour Über-Sponsorship

Once upon a time, in a land far far away, there were four magical brands who joined together to form THE BARCAMP TOUR. Together, they traveled far and wide to fight the forces of insufficient funds and overwhelming logistics, to bring support and nurturing to BarCamps all over. These brands …

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PARTAY.

We are psyched to announce that we have found a sexy, sexy place to have the Official BarCamp Philly Pre-Party! Our buddies at Zivtech, who are already a Huge Sponsor, have decided to donate their amazing suite space at 13th and Walnut to our cause. In case you’ve never been …

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Get ready for BarCamp Philly 5!

Get excited… the fall classic is back! Mark your calendars and polish your shoes, the nerderati event of the year* is going to be held: SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10th 2012 8AM-6PM Huntsman Hall at The Wharton School University of Pennsylvania Whether it’s your first or fifth BarCamp Philly, join your fellow …

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Organizers (Updated)

EDITED 10/17/12:  Sadly we must backpedal on this a little bit! While JP came back onboard fully intending to rock BarCamp, he did not anticipate the turn his fall months would take in terms of commitments and time-consuming obligations that had to take precedent. So JP has stepped back down, …

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Wanted: Awesome Party Venue

You know what they say about all good things? That they eventually decide to be in Europe right when you have your big party. Figures. (WE KID. We’ll miss you guys. *sniff*) For the first time in BarCamp Philly history, IndyHall will not be able to host our fabulous pre-party. …

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More About Our Venue

This year, we’ve got almost all of the epically swank Forum level in Huntsman Hall. Here’s the breakdown: We have reserved all day: 7x 60-seater tiered classrooms with projector+full A/V+blackboards 1x 125-seater tiered classroom with projector+full A/V+blackboards 1x 299-seater mega-auditorium with projector+full A/V+blackboards This means we’re looking at at least 9 sessions …