TechCamp Memphis 2017
A one day event that offers educational and networking opportunities for technology users at all levels, including IT professionals, web designers, marketing professionals, and students. TechCamp offers sessions led by area experts on content creation and design, online marketing, and development.
Open Sourcing Mental Illness is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) corporation dedicated to raising awareness, educating, and providing resources to support mental wellness in the tech and open source communities. OSMI began in 2013 as a speaking campaign by Ed Finkler. Ed started speaking at tech conferences about his personal experiences as a web developer and open source advocate with a mental health disorder. The response was overwhelming, and Ed has continued to speak, gather data, and organize efforts to change experiences of those with mental health disorders in the tech workplace. This includes speaking at conferences and companies, conducting research, and creating documentation to assist companies in making supportive environments for those impacted by mental health disorders. He is assisted in these efforts by selfless board members and volunteers who bring their time and expertise to bear on this important issue.
TechCamp 2017 will be Saturday, October 28th at the FedEx Institute of Technology. We're also announcing we have opened our call for papers! Are you passionate about a Development, Design, Marketing, or Maker related (Hardware,…Read more