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A week of tech, media, & other explorations on how to create things we can own together. Learn more: https://writing.dwebyvr.org/localhost/
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Join us for the Thursday social to meet Vancouver's local community and visiting IETF attendees.

We'll have some short presentations, light refreshments and libations.

We're hosted right downtown at Osito, a creative space for community events at 390 W Hastings, that recently hosted Minimum Viable Demos.

5:30pm Doors

6pm LOCALHOSTVan Intro

A brief hello from local organizers.

6:15pm - 6:30pm Lightning Talk: What is the IETF?

An overview of the Internet Engineering Task Force and its role in global standards development.

Speaker: Murray Kucherawy, IETF Applications and Real Time Area Director (IETF Profile)

6:30pm - 7:15pm Presentation: Bluesky and ATProtocol So Far

The Bluesky team has built out a global social media app using the open source ATProtocol design. What does it mean to build, run, customize, and participate in a social network that anyone can run?

Learn about the journey so far, and what's next.

Speaker: Bryan Newbold

7:30pm - 8pm Vancouver Energy

We'll use this opportunity to present some of the groups and individuals bringing energy to Vancouver.

  • Atelier

  • Novus

  • Minimum Viable Demos

  • Osito Events

  • + community speakers

Are you building community, companies, projects, or anything else ambitious in Vancouver across art + music + tech + food?

Come out and find others and grow the local energy.

8pm - 9:30pm Music & Meetups

Meet visitors and locals who are building together in Vancouver and beyond.


Find out more about LOCALHOSTVancouver: a week of tech, media, & other explorations of how to create things we can own together

Thank you to Bluesky for sponsoring LOCALHOSTVan!

Thank you to Orcfax for sponsoring LOCALHOSTVan!

Location
Osito
390 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC V6B 1K6, Canada
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A week of tech, media, & other explorations on how to create things we can own together. Learn more: https://writing.dwebyvr.org/localhost/
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