Introducing Barcamp Battambang 2014

Introduction

Barcamp Battambang, a chapter from the Barcamp Cambodia series, is an event that aims to bring together a community of people — whether tech savvy or business-minded — to share knowledge and experience to students, various NGOs and any company in the town. They will be covering topics related to technology, entrepreneurship, knowledge of the Internet and as well as important information relevant to the society.

Presenting itself as an annual event bringing together the young men and women of Battambang, and speakers across institutions and nationalities, it is almost like a golden ticket into the scene. This year’s event will be held at the University of Battambang, from 24 to 25 May 2014.

Features

Participants will be able to gain knowledge and new ideas by meeting with speakers, professionals, technologists and more. They can also use the event’s networking chances to connect with the speakers and other participants for employment opportunities and further business ventures. Other than that, there will also be free goodies like limited shirts and souvenirs from sponsors.

Itinerary & Topics

During the first half of the event, there will many presentations covering approximately 65 topics by 40 speakers. We advise to keep updated on the agenda and choose topics that you are really interested in. The topics will also be presented on the selected table in the main hall, and will span from (but not limited to) mobile technology, web, programming, information security, career in technology filed, entrepreneurship, encouraging, training business idea, digital marketing, online measures, and the technology cloud.

If you have a smartphone, you can download Barcamp Cambodia’s app from Play Store or Apps Store; or access information from the website itself. Each chosen topic will last for an hour.

Agenda

Day 1: 24 May 2014

7:30 am – 8:30 am: Registration and Exhibition

8:30 am – 9:00 am: Opening

9:00 am – 10:00 am: 1st Session

10:00 am – 11:00 am: 2nd Session

11:00 am – 12:00 am: 3st Session

12:00 – 1:30 pm: Lunch Break

1:30 – 2:00 pm: Entertainment Performances and Lucky Draw

2:00 pm – 3:0 pm: 4th Session

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm: 5th Session

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm: 6th Session

5:00 pm – 5:30 pm: Entertainment and Photography

Day 2: 25 May 2014

8:00 am – 9:00 am: Registration

9:00 am – 10:00 am: 7th Session

10:00 am – 11:00 am: 8th Session

11:00 am – 12:00 am: 9th Session

12:00 pm: Closing

More Information

The University of Battambang is located at National Road No 5, Sangkat Prek Preah Sdach, Battambang City, Battambang Province. Click here to view the map.

You can RSVP your attendance here ! For more information, you can contact Mr Chy Sophat, the organizer of Barcamp Battambang 2014, through his mobile at 077 590 555 or via email at info@barcampcambodia.org.

See you at Barcamp Battambang 2014!

Edited by Cally Cheung