November’s Nonprofit Tech Events in Vancouver and Surrey

Hi folks!

November is just around the corner. If you want to learn about nonprofit technology, video, community management or digital storytelling we have events for you!


CMSalon: "Learning To Let Go, Taking Control and Trolls

When: Tuesday, November 5
Where: Lost + Found Cafe, Vancouver BC.

Let’s have coffee, enjoy ourselves and discuss how to grow our community through letting go, taking controls and how to manage trolls. Topics include:

  • How to help your community take the lead
  • Getting back on track after a derail
  • turning trolls to friends or sending them on their way

How I Pushed A Campaign From A Floating Village

When: Tuesday, November 5
Where: The HiVE, Vancouver BC.

In November of 2012, Romila Barryman launched a research based campaign that gathered interviews and surveys of geographical and cultural issues of scholarship recipients on the island of Borneo, Indonesia. This NetSquared event delves into the basics of demographic analysis, test campaigns, brand culture – and the importance of storytelling a kick-ass message.

Digital Storytelling Workshop

When: Thursday, November 14
Where: Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, Vancouver BC.

You’re doing important, inspiring work. So why doesn’t everybody know about it?
Learn how tell your story so that it stands out by using free, easy-to-use digital tools.
Our three hour workshop offers hands-on training in digital storytelling skills for nonprofits and community leaders.

Metrics that Matter

When: Thursday, November 14
Where: City Centre Library, Surrey BC.

Year-end is coming fast, which is when nonprofits raise the majority of their money online. How do you set up your campaigns so that you’re measuring what really matters? Join Chris Geoghegan for a freeworkshop as he shares his hit presentation from September’s #Net2van meetup.

Video for Nonprofits: The Mechanics of Shooting Video

When: Thursday, November 21
Where: The HiVE, Vancouver BC.

So you’ve got a video project and you need some help getting started? Navigating the maze of AV jargon can be a little daunting when all you want to produce is a good video for your audience. Do not despair! This session of Video for Non-Profits is designed for you!

Community Manager Forum 3

When: Monday, November 25
Where: Executive Briefing Centre: SAP, Vancouver BC.

This event is the third in a series of six monthly meetups focusing on the work of Community Managers. We will cover everything from strategy to practical tips.

That’s it for now. See you soon!