IndieWeb Summit 2019 is June 29-30, 2019 (Saturday & Sunday), in Portland, Oregon; the ninth 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 Organizers Summit Friday, June 28th (see Organizers if you're not sure if you should come)
- Mozilla, 1120 NW Couch St #320, Portland, Oregon, 97209, USA
- Chat logs
- 1 Summary
- 2 Interested
- 3 Schedule
- 4 RSVP
- 5 Participating
- 6 Nearby Events
- 7 Travel and Lodging
- 8 Attractions and other activities
- 9 Blog
- 10 Projects
- 11 Organizers
- 12 Photos
- 13 Planning
- 14 Previously
- 15 See Also
- Friday June 28th
- morning: 2019/Organizers
- evening: pre-party open to all (friends and guests welcome!)
- Saturday June 29th - Sunday June 30th
- See: session grid
|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.|
Register and RSVP on
- Calagator: https://calagator.org/events/1250475216
- Upcoming: https://upcoming.org/event/indieweb-summit-ycr156v0us
- Please read through our Code of Conduct
- Session Grid - session proposals and session grid
- 2019/Demos - day 2 demos
- Project Goals - add yourself and your project goals for the event
June 25-30 will be an exciting IndieWeb Week! Check out these events while you’re in town!
Most are either organized by others or informal or both and a chance to get to know the local community beyond IndieWeb. Events associated with the IndieWeb Summit have a yellow background.
- 2019-06-25 Tuesday
- 6-9pm: DonutJS
- 2019-06-26 Wednesday
- 2019-06-27 Thursday: === looking for proposals and suggestions ===
- TBD: Hack the Dot
- 2019-06-28 Friday evening: IndieWeb pre-summit social meetup
- 2019-06-30 Sunday night karaoke after the Summit!
- Friday June 28th morning-afternoon: Organizers Summit
Travel and Lodging
✈️ PDX Airport. If you are flying to Portland, Oregon, PDX is the airport you want.
🚈 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:
- The Nines - website yelp
- Ace Hotel - website (Influencer Media Stay Request), yelp
- Mariott City Center - website yelp
- The Society Hotel - website yelp
- Hotel Monaco
- David Shanske has a room at the University Place Hotel, which provides free breakfast and is only a short ride on public transit from the venue. Room is available Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night. Thursday night, David Shanske is arriving late.
- 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
- 🏃🏻 November Project PDX (also on Instagram) meets Wednesday mornings for a good run + body weight exercises circuit workout (free)
- 👾 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 Project Goals for what people want to work on at IndieWeb Summit.
After IndieWeb Summit, see what the attendees built and demoed!
🤓 IndieWebCamps are best when there's a few organizers at least to cover all the different logistics to help everything run smoothly. Have you helped organize an IndieWebCamp or series of Homebrew Website Clubs and want to help out with our annual IndieWeb Summit? Contact Aaron Parecki or Tantek Çelik in meta discussion channel!
- Aaron Parecki - lead organizer, onsite in Portland, venue
- Tantek Çelik - all kinds of wiki things (like this page and subpages), outreach, possibly cross-promotion with related events, Organizers Summit venue
- Add yourself here… (see this for more details)
🤗 Participated in an IndieWebCamp and want to help out new folks? Or just passionate to help out any way you can? Add yourself here!
- Add yourself here… (see this for more details)