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We Want YOU to Speak at Ignite!

The next Ignite Seattle is Thursday, May 18th at Town Hall!

Share a story about a great (or weird) idea you love, a hard lesson learned, an insight into how something in the world works (or should work), or anything you are passionate about and want to share.

The talk submission deadline is Friday, April 14th at midnight.

Don’t worry if you’re an inexperienced speaker — we provide a couple speaker training sessions to help you craft your story and feel more confident about speaking in front of a crowd.

We want to hear from you! So submit a talk idea and enlighten us  — but make it quick!

Throwback Thursday: A 2007 Talk About the Rise of the “Third Screen.”

Our next Ignite Seattle event is on Thursday, February 23, 2017. Do you have a great idea or fascinating story you want to share with your city? This is a unique chance to share something important, funny, or geeky with Seattle…and the world.

Beth Goza shared this talk in 2007: “Is 2008 the year the ‘Third Screen’ Takes Center Stage?”

Maybe you have a response to this, or an inside scoop on the next Big Thing.

Either way, submit your own talk idea by tomorrow, January 13th!

Get Your Friend to Submit an Ignite Talk by Friday!

Our next Ignite Seattle event is on Thursday, February 23, 2017.

Do you know someone with a great idea, interesting project, or fascinating story you want others to hear about?

Get them to submit a talk idea by Friday, January 13th!

The Ignite audience LOVES  to engage with a wide variety of topics — for instance, here’s a talk from 2010: Mandy Sorensen on “Fleas, Worms, and Other Parasites.”

Share Your Project or Side Hustle From the Ignite Stage!

Our next Ignite Seattle event is on Thursday, February 23, 2017. Do you have a great idea or fascinating story you want to share with your city? This is a unique chance to share something important, funny, or geeky with Seattle…and the world.

Submit your own talk idea by Friday, January 13th!

To inspire you, here’s a talk from 2013: James Davenport,  sharing his side project in a talk called, “Mapping the United States of Starbucks.”

We Want YOU to Speak at Ignite 22!

Complete this form to submit a talk or nominate a friend. The next Ignite Seattle is November 20th. Details below.

Pre-show Ice Breaker with Justin Martenstein

This could be you!
Photo Credit: Morgen Schuler

Submission deadline: Friday, October 11th.

Event Location: Town Hall Seattle.

Tell us about your cool idea, hack, lesson, or “war stories.”

Don’t worry if you’re shy or an inexperienced speaker! We provide a couple speaker training sessions to help you craft your story and feel more confident about giving your talk.

We really want to hear from you! So complete this form and enlighten us (but make it quick!).

Guide to Outdoor Ignite 21 – Bring your chair!

We’re looking forward to our 3rd Annual Outdoor Ignite this Sunday!

Below is a handy list of Things and Stuff you should know:

  • Located at Fremont Outdoor Cinemas (3501 Phinney Ave. N, across from Brouwer’s and Theo Chocolate).
  • Doors open at 7:00, talks start at 8:30(ish). Feel free to come and go.
  • Admission is $5. If you bought a pre-sale ticket, please print out the ticket and bring it with you. Tickets are available here.
  • Bring your own chairs and blankets!
  • The event is all ages. Bring the kids!
  • You can bring food and drinks, but no alcohol please.

You can check out the list of speakers here. See you Sunday!