Two Piratecons in two Hemispheres

Two Piratecons in two Hemispheres

In the coming weeks there will be two Pirate Conferences. One in Boston, Massachusetts, USA and the other in Mariánské Lázně, Czech Republic, Europe

Piratecon Mass

The first will be on the Saturday, 25 April 2015 in Boston and although local in nature it will be very welcoming to visiting Pirates from outside the city, the state and the nation.  Registration costs just $10 and is free if you are under 18.  The conference will last all day and be followed by dinner. Topics are:

  • How we won Net Neutrality  – Keynote by Evan Greer (Fight for the Future)
  • Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) and you
  • Building 3rd party coalitions
  • Rethinking the City
  • Income Inequality
  • Pirate Strategy for 2016

Childcare is available. Slides for the talks will be posted and videos made available as soon as possible after the event.

Piratecon CZ

Following the successful elections in Mariánské Lázně the Czech Pirates have joined forces with PPDE in hosting a conference. It will be held over the weekend  of  15 – 17 May 2015. Registration costs 10 € and can be completed online. If you wish to contribute the deadline for submitting titles and abstracts of presentations is Saturday 25 April 2015. A list of speakers and topics will be announced later.

Featured Image: CC BY-SA 3.0 Pirate Times from work by PPCZ and MASPP