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IndieWeb Summit 2018 is June 26-27, 2018 in Portland, Oregon; the eighth annual gathering for independent web creators of all kinds, graphic artists, designers, UX engineers, coders, hackers, to share ideas, create & improve their personal websites, and build upon each others creations.


Optional Leaders Summit Monday June 25th (see 2018/Leaders if you're not sure if you should come)
Eliot Center
1226 SW Salmon St
Portland, OR


Register and RSVP on


You can optionally add yourself to: The Guest Book to indicate your interest in participating!

Additional listings:

Nearby Events

June 25-29 will be an exciting IndieWeb Week! Check out these events while you’re in town!

  • 2018-06-25 5:30pm IndieWeb pre-summit social meetup at Pine Street Market!
    • Monday night before day 1 of IndieWeb Summit
  • 2018-06-26 6:00pm DonutJS!
    • Tuesday night after day 1 of IndieWeb Summit
  • 2018-06-27 6:29am November Project Portland (#NP_PDX)
    • Just show up at the Salmon Street Fountain - free outdoor workout!


  • Monday June 25th
    • morning: 2018/Leaders
    • evening: pre-party open to all (bring friends and guests no problem)
Day 1 Discussing Day 2 Making
Day 1 is about discussing in a BarCamp-like environment. Bring a topic you'd like to discuss or join in on topics as they are added to the board. Day 2 is about making things on and for your personal site! Work with others or on your own.


Session Grid



Remote Participation

IndieWebCamp has a strong tradition of remote participation, typically using chat, Google Hangouts and Etherpad during as well as after the event.

  • Add yourself to: Remote Participants Guest Book to indicate interest in remote participation!
  • Please do not register for a ticket on ti.to, since we use those registration numbers to estimate food and space requirements

If you can't get to the event, consider remote participating or finding/running an IndieWebCamp remote party near you.

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Travel and Lodging


✈️ PDX Airport. If you are flying to Portland, Oregon, PDX is the airport you want.

Public Transit

🚈 From the PDX airport, the MAX will drop you off downtown a few blocks from the venue. It costs $2.50 for a ticket. Public Transit directions

Lyft or Uber

🚙 You can also take Lyft or Uber from the airport, they will pick you up in the lower level, in a section named "Transportation Network Companies." The cost will be about $18-22 for UberX. More info on the Uber blog.


🚕 If you want to take a local cab, Aaron Parecki recommends calling Radio Cab (503-227-1212) when you are just outside security, and they will meet you in the lower level for pickup. Alternately, there is usually a line of cabs ready to take people in the lower level.


🏫 Here are a few nearby recommended hotels:


  • add yourself here if you are interested in sharing a room with others!

AirBnB or Couchsurfing

🏡 Some alternatives to hotels are

Attractions and other activities

If you have favorite things in Portland to recommend, please add them!

Food and drink

  • 🍩 Blue Star Donuts has SIX Portland locations now (including apparently one at the airport).
  • 🍜 Prasad makes excellent vegan bowls (and is connected with a yoga studio)
  • 🍜 The Whole Bowl also makes excellent vegan bowls



  • 👾 Ground Kontrol has a good set of video games and pinball machines


Blog and post about IndieWeb Summit! See what others are posting: http://tagboard.com/indieweb


See the Guest Book for what people have worked on and thought they might work at IndieWeb Summit.

After IndieWeb Summit, see what the attendees built and demoed!


🤓 Have you helped organize an IndieWebCamp or series of Homebrew Website Clubs and want to help out with our annual IndieWeb Summit? Add yourself below, and what you'd like to / are available help do to make the summit happen:


🤗 Participated in an IndieWebCamp and want to help out new folks? Or just passionate to help out any way you can? Add yourself here!


Main article: 2018/Planning

IndieWeb Summit is currently being planned! More information as it becomes available.

See Also

2018 BaltimoreDüsseldorf8th annual IndieWeb Summit (Portland)Nürnberg • And many more being planned!
2017 BellinghamDüsseldorfNürnberg7th annual IndieWeb Summit (Portland)DortmundIstanbulNYCBerlinAustin
2016 NYCMITNürnbergDüsseldorf6th annual IndieWeb Summit (Portland)NYC2BrightonLABerlinMIT2
2015 Cambridge MAGermany5th annual in Portland & BrightonEdinburghMITSF
2014 SFNYCPortland/NYC/BerlinUKCambridge MAOnline
2013 PortlandUKHollywood
2012 PortlandUK
2011 Portland