First, nothing should be said about BCNI without thanking the Temple University Department of Journalism as the event’s main sponsor. Without , the conference would have been in my basement in Fishtown, and nobody wants that. I’d also like to thank eMediaVitals for picking up the tab to try taping the sessions, Technically Philly for the … [Read more…]
Coming in at the 11th hour, the Society of Professional Journalists has announced that they will be lending support to BarCamp on Saturday. We thank SPJ for its help this year (and last)!
The Annenburg Building at Temple University has three floors where presentations will be given. However, our big schedule board will only be in the building’s atrium. To solve this problem, Carl Leiby has kindly allowed BCNI Philadelphia (again) to use his awesome scheduling application. The application, which formats the schedule to be read on iPhones … [Read more…]
We asked our friends at the GPTMC: Where can BCNI attendees get some grub? Surprisingly they pointed out a whole bunch of newly opened restaurants that even locals like us weren’t aware of. Happy dining! New Offerings From Celebrated Chefs: On the heels of opening MidAtlantic Restaurant & Tap Room last fall, chef Daniel Stern has … [Read more…]
As a quick scan of our attendees list will show, BCNI draws a diverse crowd. Newspapers, startups and universities have all signed up to come. For your logo-viewing pleasure, here are just some companies scheduled to attend: