In 1875, Fort Calgary was established along the junction of the Bow and Elbow rivers. It was a garrison and symbol of the developing attain of Federal Law Enforcement in Canada. This weekend, it served as the place for the 7th anniversary of WordCamp Calgary!
Our adventure starts May well 9th by the finish of the Solar Canada conference to carry the torch on renewable-power primarily based internet hosting to WordCamp YYC.
We start out at the Suncor Power Centre. It’s an ambitious organization project in the heart of downtown Calgary and dwelling to a range of neighborhood power issues. It was also the choose-up place of our signature swag.
With a couple of minutes to spare post verify-in and the swag safely stowed, there was some wandering to be performed. With small time to spare, however so significantly to see, a single sculpture by Jaume Plensa outdoors the Bow Constructing had us turning our heads.
Afterwards, we had been off to meet our gracious hosts at Cibo Calgary on 17th Avenue. Very good pizza with superior corporation, it was a excellent chance to meet these producing this weekend occur.
WordCamp in Calgary this year was added specific. Whilst it is often a pleasure meeting new persons, we’ve had the joy of meeting really a couple of of our current consumers at this occasion.
Regardless of getting a digital corporation, we worth the chance to connect with our prospects face-to-face.
Following setting up our table, we engaged with the extraordinary neighborhood.
Irrespective of whether it is WordCamp US or WordCamp Calgary, the organizers, speakers, attendees, caterers and venue employees full the encounter. For these just beginning out, it is a wealth of data. And for these seasoned experts, it’s a spot to connect with peers.
No matter what level you are at, there’s most likely a camp close to you with like-minded people committed to assisting the neighborhood develop.