Schedule

Schedule

Write the Docs is more than a conference. Each year we organize a wide range of events so that people can come together, collaborate, and learn from each other in different ways.

Saturday, May 2

Hike

The only event scheduled on Saturday is the annual hike to Pittock Mansion. If you get into town early, join us on the hike and take the chance to explore Portland in all of its glory.

Sunday, May 3

The Writing Day and Welcome Reception will be held at the Crystal Ballroom located at 1332 W Burnside St.

Breakfast and lunch will be provided, as well as snacks and drinks all day.

Writing Day

Reception

We encourage everyone to drop by on Sunday evening for the conference reception. You’ll have a chance to get acquainted with each other over some drinks and snacks. We’ll also help groups organize dinner plans, so you can continue your conversations over more substantial food as well.

  • Where: Crystal Ballroom located at 1332 W Burnside St, Main Ballroom
  • When: 17:00-20:00

Monday, May 4

This is the main event! Hear from lots of interesting folks about all things documentation. We will have talks all day on the main stage, and a unconference session running in parallel in the afternoon.

Breakfast and lunch will be provided, as well as snacks and drinks all day.

Conference Talks

  • Where: Crystal Ballroom located at 1332 W Burnside St, Main Ballroom
  • When: 10:00-18:00
  • Details: Conference Speakers

Unconference

The unconference sessions run in parallel to the main conference talks.

  • Where: Crystal Ballroom located at 1332 W Burnside St, Unconference Room, across from the Main Ballroom
  • When: 10:40-18:00
  • Details: Unconference

Monday Night Social

The official Write the Docs social!

This event is for conference attendees only. Please bring your badge to be let into the venue. There will be light snacks and drinks available on the conference while our tab lasts.

Further details will be announced later.

Tuesday, May 5

And the conference goes on!

Breakfast and lunch will be provided, as well as snacks and drinks all day.

Conference Talks

  • Where: Crystal Ballroom located at 1332 W Burnside St, Main Ballroom
  • When: 10:00-16:30
  • Details: Conference Speakers

Job Fair

We’ll be holding a job fair on Tuesday morning!

  • Where: Crystal Ballroom located at 1332 W Burnside St, Unconference Room, across from the Main Ballroom
  • When: 10:30-11:50
  • Details: Job Fair

Unconference

The unconference sessions run in parallel to the main conference talks.

  • Where: Crystal Ballroom located at 1332 W Burnside St, Unconference Room, across from the Main Ballroom
  • When: 12:10-15:30
  • Details: Unconference