[Tampa, FL] Known for its ability to draw experts within the programming, engineering and technology-based economic development communities from across the region and as far as Canada, BarCamp Tampa Bay is once again creating excitement within the technology community. Scheduled for Saturday, October 17th, 2015 at the University of South Florida Muma College of Business, this annual day of grass-roots innovative workshops is one of the most anticipated events this fall.
BarCamp Tampa Bay is the one day “un-conference” hosted by Technova Florida, Inc. which is free to attend. Organizers expect around 800 people to attend and share knowledge in some of the most talked about areas of technology. Out of these eager attendees, many are coming to contribute as a speaker. Those looking to share dynamic content sign-up the morning of for open time slots. This year’s presentations are expected to cover such topics as Agile Development, User Experience Design, WordPress, wearable technology, 3D printing, gamification, networking and much more. Attendees who are not speaking can also be expected to learn more about start-up issues such as information security, how to hire a developer, startup lessons learned, venture and angel funding mistakes, marketing your product and other tech business related topics.
BarCamp Tampa Bay is made possible by sponsors from the business and tech community such as Forex Factory and Pilgrim Quality Solutions who generously donate to help keep local technology professionals up-to-date with the latest innovations, gadgets and tools.
For more information on how to become a sponsor, register as a volunteer or learn more about the event, please visit www.barcamptampa.org.
About BarCamp Tampa Bay: Starting in October of 2008, BarCamp Tampa Bay has been held annually with attendance growing from 120 to over 900 people from as far away as Orlando, Sarasota, Miami and Jacksonville; as well as from across the country and Canada. Bringing together the best, brightest and most interesting of Tampa Bay’s technology and new media professionals, BarCamp Tampa Bay showcases the talents and unique projects being developed in and around the Central Florida tech ecosystem area.
About Technova Florida, Inc.: Technova Florida, Inc. is a 501c3 non-profit organization headed by seasoned technology professionals and based in Tampa, Florida. We are dedicated to growing the local tech community by operating at the grass roots level, helping people to learn, share and foster meaningful collaboration. We believe that to build a strong technology ecosystem people must,develop new products, start new businesses and become resources for one another. Technova hosts events to aide in achieving this mission such as BarCamp Tampa Bay, Ignite! Tampa Bay, and “Day of” technology workshops, web and technology meetups, in addition to sponsoring and supporting other endeavors of other community efforts that share its vision.