Throwback Thursday: Make Art Not Content (Scotto Moore – 2007)

In his classic Seattle Ignite talk Make Art Not Content Scotto Moore will  entertain you and educate you on internet art including what incents graffiti artists to create their masterpieces: the knowledge they have created a kickass piece of art.

Our Ignite Seattle 32 speakers are striving to create kickass Ignite talks that will enlighten you. Quickly.

Join us Thursday February 23 to be enlightened:
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It is fun, fast, and free (well almost.. Tickets are $5).
We do sell out. What are you waiting for?

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!

Ignite Talk of the Week: The Protest Algorithm

At Ignite Seattle 22Darcy Burner gave an exceptional talk about the power of protest and the algorithm behind it. Watch and enjoy this talk of the week.

As a shorthand, her algorithm includes these five components:

  1. Innocents
  2. In harms way
  3. Broadcast to the world
  4. Shocks the conscience
  5. If it involves the use of force in response

Ignite Archives: Vj Vijai: Hacking the Technical Interview

Vj Vijai spoke in February 2008 about “Hacking the Technical Interview” using a mix of NLP, hypnosis, and jedi mind tricks – along with a good mix of humor and wise one-liners like “You don’t have to be the best, you just have to be better than the rest of the candidates.”

3 Days to Ignite Seattle 12!

Ignite Archives: Dave McClure: Startup Metrics for Pirates

Dave “Don’t Call Him Davey Jones” McClure was a speaker in August of 2007. He came to Ignite Seattle to talk about an his unusual collection of metrics for startups in a pirate-themed system he calls “ARRRR!”

4 Days to Ignite 12!

Ignite Archives: Rob Gruhl: How to Buy a New Car

Rob Gruhl is one of the few people on the planet who actually enjoys the process of buying a new car. He was invited to speak to Ignite Seattle in August 2007 to share his secrets on how to buy a new car without getting screwed in the process!

5 Days until Ignite 12!