Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This

This is an archival story that predates current editorial management.

This archival content was written, edited, and published prior to LAist's acquisition by its current owner, Southern California Public Radio ("SCPR"). Content, such as language choice and subject matter, in archival articles therefore may not align with SCPR's current editorial standards. To learn more about those standards and why we make this distinction, please click here.

Arts and Entertainment

BarCampLA-6 Takes Over Mahalo / Causecast HQ in Santa Monica

Before you read more...
Dear reader, we're asking you to help us keep local news available for all. Your tax-deductible financial support keeps our stories free to read, instead of hidden behind paywalls. We believe when reliable local reporting is widely available, the entire community benefits. Thank you for investing in your neighborhood.

5b2c570b4488b3000927eec3-original.jpg

Mahalo CEO Jason Calacanis hosts a session on The Economy at BarCampLA-6. "The best investment right now is in yourself," he advised. | Photo by Vaughn Hannon

The sixth BarCamp Los Angeles is underway, with discussions, presentations, drinks, games, and more for -- and by -- the nearly 300 freaks, geeks, techies, and media mavens who registered for free via the BarCampLA wiki.

Sessions continue through Sunday night at Mahalo / Causecast headquarters in Santa Monica.

Support for LAist comes from

Topics to be discussed at the twice-a-year ad-hoc unconference include Dead People Blogging, Personal Finance for Geeks, Twitter Vote Project, and, well, anything else BarCampers sign up to present on any of BarCampLA-6's four tracks.

Photos and (live) video below.

5b2c570d4488b3000927eecd-original.jpg

Photo by Bronwyn Lewis

More BarCampLA-6 photos here. Check Live (and archived) BarCampLA-6 video here:

Live TV : UstreamAnd here:

Most Read