Rochester's Geek Unconference

BarCamp Rochester is an ad-hoc gathering born from the desire for people to share and learn in an open environment. Plan on a relaxed day of discussions, demos, and interaction from attendees. The spirit of BarCamp and unconferences in general, is that all attendees prepare a talk, and arrive ready to share. Regular talks are 20 minutes, Lightning Talks are 5 minutes.

Presentations in the auditorium are recorded and streamed live. To be guaranteed a time slot in the auditorium, send your talk outline, slides, or idea to All other presentations, including leftover slots in the auditorium, are scheduled the day of BarCamp.

BarCamp Rochester, Spring 2015

BarCamp Rochester will be held at the Rochester Institute of Technology on Saturday, 5/9.

Register by April 17th to reserve your free t-shirt and make sure we buy enough food!

If you want to learn more about how BarCamp Rochester works, you can always check out our How-To page.

**Check-in begins around 10:00am, with the first presentations starting at 11:00am.**

Registration is open, so sign up now!

Our Spring 2015 Sponsors

  • Rochester Institute of Technology is one of the world's leading career-oriented, technological universities. RIT enrolls 17,500 full- and part-time students in more than 200 career-oriented and professional programs, and its cooperative education program is one of the oldest and largest in the nation.

  • GORGES is an experienced professional services firm that has delivered hundreds of web, mobile, database, and software solutions over the last 10+ years. Clients range from business and manufacturing, to not-for-profit and healthcare, to higher and secondary education, and more.

Sponsors from Fall 2012

Sponsors from Spring 2013

Sponsors from Fall 2013

Sponsors from Spring 2014